Aston Martin DB11 Comes Up With Fresh Look and Engine

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Aston’s DB9 replacement sits on a new structure, packs a new 600bhp twin-turbo V12, covers 0-62mph in 3.9sec, hits 200mph and costs £154,900 This is the new Aston Martin DB11, hailed by its maker as “the most powerful, efficient and dynamically gifted DB model” in the firm’s 103-year history. The first product from Aston’s ‘second century’ … [Read more…]

McLaren 570s Is a Big Goosebumps Provider

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This time no introductions needed – the 570S skills were still fresh in my mind since my first contact on the track no more than six months earlier. But in fact, despite having felt the power of its engine and the incredible grip on the damp track of the Tazio Nuvolari circuit, I did not … [Read more…]

The 1.000.000th Porsche 911 Was Produced!

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It’s a one in a million drive as Porsche takes on Scotland in celebration of 911 production Edinburgh. My hometown. Growing up here as a kid I never truly appreciated how beautiful it is. And it is, sensationally so, though today I’m back home not to see friends, family or enjoy the sights, but to … [Read more…]

1967 Porsche 911R Vs 2017 Porsche 991R

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Fifty years separate these very special 911s, yet their origins could not have been more different. The 911R was an experimental lightweight that never advanced beyond the prototype stage, and for decades was almost forgotten. Then, as interest in Porsche history widened, the importance of the 911R was recognised to the point where it has … [Read more…]

2010 Porsche 997 GT2 RS

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For seven years the 997 GT2 RS has reigned as the fastest and most powerful factory 911 of all time. In the wake of the 991’s big reveal, what does the original turbocharged Rennsport offer today? I t is precisely 34.5 degrees Celsius at the Porsche Experience Centre, Silverstone. I know this because a small … [Read more…]