Aston Martin revives DBS Superleggera name for new flagship Super GT

(Posted on 20th April 2018)

Aston Martin has given its naming structure a 21st-century shake-up by reviving the DBS Superleggera name for its flagship Super GT. In a nutshell, this means the replacement for Aston’s flagship front-engined V12 ‘Super GT’ – the Vanquish – will…

Revealed: the ten most satisfying new cars you can buy in 2018

(Posted on 19th April 2018)

If we asked you to name the most satisfying new car of the past year or so, what would you pick? Something sporty with a mega power output? An all-conquering SUV? How about the Peugeot 3008? You might laugh but…

BMW’s M2 Competition is the hot hatch you’ve always dreamt of

(Posted on 18th April 2018)

Most hot hatch fans would be happy with a BMW M2 on their driveway. In its standard guise, its 364hp three-litre petrol engine has enough oomph to blast off the hatchback to 62mph in 4.5 seconds. Now, there’s an even…

Morgan Aero bows out with the super-rare baby blue GT

(Posted on 16th April 2018)

Morgan’s Aero 8 is a much-loved retro roadster here in the Petrol News office, so it’s sad to hear that it’ll soon be discontinued. However, the car will go out with a bang after Morgan revealed the limited-edition Aero GT.…

All-new Ford Focus is ‘most accomplished and technically-competent’ version yet, out September

(Posted on 10th April 2018)

The Ford Focus is one of the best-selling cars in the world and an all-new version, designed from the ground up, has just been revealed. Hailed as ‘the most accomplished and technically-competent Focus ever’, the fourth generation hatchback was made…

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