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    Video: Caparo T1 gets driven by Mika Hakkinen
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    The Caparo T1 is the devil on four wheels. There are widespread tales of the T1 attempting to harm anyone who tries to tame it. Autocar must've heard these stories and decided to leave the driving to two-time Formula One World Champion Mika Hakkinen. The T1's unusual layout allows for a ...

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    Video: Autocar pits McLaren F1 against MP4-12C
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    Awesome. Guttural. Vicious. Even though the youngest of the 100 McLaren F1 models produced was built 13 years ago, the machine still conjures some of the very best words the English language has to offer polite society. It was only a matter of time before someone lined up the old king of the ...

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    Here We Go Again: New report says Jaguar wants a crossover
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    Does a Jaguar crossover make sense? If you're Adrian Hallmark, Jaguar's Global Brand Director, it certainly does. Speaking to Autocar, Hallmark said that Jaguar "needs a crossover and needs to stop being a saloon-based company." We're a bit confused as to exactly why Jaguar needs a CUV when the ...

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    Video: Nissan GT-R pitted against F3 racer... in the wet
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    Nissan GT-R vs. Formula 3 racer – Click above to watch video after the jump
    People love running the Nissan GT-R against anything else they can think of... as long as it has four wheels, it must be compared to the Japanese coupe. We've read countless stories of Godzilla taking on cars far ...

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    Video: Bugatti Veyron Super Sport is 'Absolutely Crackers!'
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    Autocar drives the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Of all the phrases in the English language, few are likely to as accurately describe what it's like to drop the hammer on the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport as "absolutely crackers." That is if you're ...

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    Video: Autocar reviews the Ariel Atom V8
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    Autocar drives the Ariel Atom V8 – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Ariel finally put together its long-awaited Atom V8 and handed to the keys to some lucky sonofa Autocar to take the eight-pot pocket rocket out for a spin. Matt Prior got some seat time in the light-weight ...

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    Video: Autocar pits Porsche 911 4S against Cayenne Turbo... who wins?
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    Porsche 911 C4S vs the Porsche Cayenne Turbo around Millbrook – Click above to view the video after the jump
    According to the Porsche, the 4,784-pound, 500-horsepower Porsche Cayenne Turbo gets from zero to sixty in 4.4 seconds. The 3,219-pound, 385-hp 911 Carrera 4S with PDK takes 4.3 ...

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    Video: Autocar and Top Gear test out the Porsche 911 GT3 R Hybrid
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    Autocar gets the Porsche GT3 R Hybrid on track – Click above to watch video after the jump
    Autocar's Steve Sutcliffe and Top Gear magazine spent a day lapping the Porsche GT3 R Hybrid down straights and over the kerbs, and they both caught the action in moving images. Sutcliffe gives ...

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    Fiat's Abarth brand to create its own sports car
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    Abarth SS Concept by IED – Click above for high-res image gallery
    While Fiat's in-house tuning brand appears to be intensely occupied tweaking Punto Evos and 500Cs for the European market – and supposedly a 500 Abarth for us as well – Abarth also has an eye on its own sports ...

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    Report: Hotter Jaguar XKR confirmed
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    2010 Jaguar XKR Goodwood Special – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Jaguar has reportedly confirmed that a more powerful, more vicious version of the XKR will go into production later this year. According to Autocar, the car is based off of the XKR Goodwood Special (pictured), and has ...

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    Rumormill: Volkswagen CC set to get wagon variant. Wait, wha?
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    Volkswagen CC – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We're not sure if you've noticed, but we've officially entered the dog days of Summer. And while that means that temperatures have begun crawling their way to the triple digits in certain portions of the country, it also means that ...

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    Video: Autocar calls Polestar Volvo C30 a 'junior Nissan GT-R'
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    Polestar Volvo C30 – Click above to watch the video after the jump
    Earlier this year, Volvo and Polestar debuted the C30 Polestar Performance Prototype hot hatch, showing what would happen if a Swedish touring car were tuned down for road car use. It's a menacing little devil, what with its ...

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    It's Not Even Out Yet: Toyota reportedly upping price on FT-86
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    Toyota FT-86 Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Toyota touts its hotly anticipated FT-86 coupe as a quick, light and attractive sports car for the masses. One of its strongest selling points is a price tag that reportedly hovering somewhere around $20,000 in base form, making ...

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    Report: Porsche really, really wants to build 918 Spyder. Really.
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    Porsche 918 Spyder Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We still haven't stopped drooling over the Porsche 918 Spyder concept, a car that debuted at this year's Geneva Motor Show. It's a sexy infusion of both Boxster and Carrera GT influences, with a dash of hybrid power thrown ...

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    Rumormill: AMG working on entry-level coupe
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    Mercedes-Benz F800 Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Mercedes-Benz is diligently trying to attract new, younger customers to its AMG performance line, and one giant step forward might be the introduction of a new small coupe, set to rival small performers such as the ...

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    Report: Rolls-Royce Ghost to spawn coupe, convertible, long-wheelbase versions
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    2011 Rolls-Royce Ghost – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Rolls-Royce introduced the Ghost sedan to the world a scant six months ago, but there's already talk about expanding the model range beyond the traditional four-door variant. Autocar reports that sources have revealed plans to ...

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    VIDEO: Autocar pits Nissan GT-R vs. Porsche 911 Turbo and Audi R8 V10 on Castle Combe
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    Click above to watch the video after the jump
    These are our favorite kinds of car videos. Take a few super hot, fire-breathing, track-ready road cars and pit them against one another on a race track and see who wins. Autocar magazine's Steve Sutcliffe assembled the Nissan GT-R, the Porsche 911 ...

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    Merbanco out, Spyker in as Saab bidding heats up. Was Fritz axed because he wanted Saab closed?
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    2010 Saab 9-5 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    As General Motors suddenly finds itself in search for a new CEO to replace Fritz Henderson, it is also looking to secure a buyer for perennially troubled Saab. GM originally thought it had a new parent for the brand in Koenigsegg, but ...

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    Lotus Evora called UK's best drivers car by Autocar
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    2010 Lotus Evora - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    The gang at Autocar have singled out the new Lotus Evora as the best drivers car in the U.K. for 2009. The award came following an evaluation that included the 2010 Nissan GT-R and nine other new models launched in the past year. The ...

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    VIDEO: Embarrassment of Riches - Ferrari F40 meets 430 Scuderia
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    Click above to watch the video after the jump
    When you think of a successor to Ferrari's watershed F40 supercar, the 430 Scuderia, incredible as it is, probably doesn't come immediately to mind. Instead, you're more likely to have visions of the F50 and Enzo dancing in your head. While that's a ...

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