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Blog: Vauxhall’s long lost sports car – the original GT Concept

Vauxhall’s new 2016 concept isn’t the first to wear the GT moniker; we remember the almost-forgotten 1960s classic When Vauxhall-Opel’s designers set out a few months ago to uncover the all-important history that would provide provenance for their latest Geneva design study – called GT Concept – they at first cameRead More

‘Every dog has its day and the Detroit Motor Show’s has long gone’

Opinion 22 Jan, 2016 American brands like Cadillac and Chevrolet, and even the city's motor show are now irrelevant to UK car buyers, says Mike Rutherford Latest

International Motorcycle Show Long Beach 2015!

Another thing the interwebs have diluted a tad is SoCal’s local International Motorcycle Show, the one that kicks off new-motorcycle fever in Long Beach, California, every November. Now that we get to see nearly all the new bikes the week before from Milano, it’s slightly anticlimactic. Only slightly, though. It’sRead More

Head Shake – The Long Haul

I shall be telling this with a sigh Somewhere ages and ages hence: Two roads diverged in a wood, and I— I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference. —Robert Frost There comes a point where you just do not feel like stopping, whereRead More

“Think long and hard about bargain-basement tyres”

Opinion 3 Jul, 2015 Buyers think less about tyres than baby seats, airbags and braking systems, says Mike Rutherford – but they’re just as important Latest