The McLaren Vista and Halloween festivities

570s McLaren

We awoke to the symphonious burble of a 570s, what a start to the morning, the reason I recognised this, is earlier the day before, this was the car we'd experienced on the roads of the Cotswolds, and what an experience.

After the night before's festivities, which included pre dinner drinks, a range of fine wines and soft drinks, even tea.

2017 Volvo V40 D3 Inscription review

Micra 2017

Volvo V40 D3 Inscription


Volvo have been synonymous with safety for many years, building boxy but good cars in the 70's, 80's and 90's, vehicles like the 240 and the 850, however their latest cars hark back to the early years of Swedish manufacturer Volvo's, pretty cars. These were the times when the P1800 and P1900 were the real lookers, with a look as well as a style.

A New ERA... MG ZS

Today is the beginning of the new era for MG, with the announcement of the new MG ZS; the compact crossover taking on the likes of the Nissan Juke, Renualt Kajar and Mazda CX5.

Michael Eastwell next race and new website

Michael Eastwell Racing

Michael Eastwell racing is certainly gathering steam, with the launch of there new website which now shows Michael's next race and a countdown till launch time.

The website details Eastwells career as well showing lots of pictures and video of the racers climb to fame. 

If your wanting to see the young drivers next race Castle Combe Championship Round 8 in his Formula Ford 1600 you've just under 12 hours till the race starts - find out more at Michael Eastwell Racing

StreetDrone launches the autonomous One 2017

StreetDrone One
Ex-F1 engineers produce testbed for autonomous technologies in aid to unify and reduce the cost of driverless testing.
The British based business StreetDrone has officially launched its affordable autonomous and unique vehicle – the StreetDrone ONE– From the Munich NVIDIA GPU conference in Munich yesterday.
The vehicle has been designed as an autonomous technology with a purpose of addressing divergence, and the growing costs and siloed research for businesses across

Jethro Bovingdon Interview: MotorTrend onDemand

Earlier this month we spoke to Jethro Bovingdon about his new shows coming to Motor Trend, this petrol head is starring in Head to Head and Ignition. Jethro Started back in May 2001 as a road tester at EVO magazine, he then went on to work for Drive Tribe, CAR Magazine amongst others. He has now moved on to Motor Trend! 

Detailing tips with Miles Drive

Detailing tips
Here is our 1st in a series of detailing tips from Miles Drive, to help you detail and protect your car - 
 
Scenario:- Dirty vehicle, not been washed for around four weeks (sometime longer!) and your struggling to remember it’s true colour….so where do we start?
 
Well I recommend starting with the wheels, why? Brake dust and road grime builds up here the most (if your one 

Steemit intro Planet Auto

Steemit
Ever heard of steemit? Well Planet Auto is now on this fabulous platform, a writing platform populated by many talented writers, writing about anything and everything including cars, and there I see lots of information whether that be news, history or just pictures.

Michael Eastwell sets sights on Formula E racing

Michael Eastwell Racing
Michael Eastwell is on a journey to become a world famous racing driver and is setting his sights firmly on the new and upcoming sustainable sport Formula e, after having recently raced and had an extremely successful season, winning the US championship racing on a chassis he co-developed.
 
The Michael Eastwell racing star sees the future of motor racing being in formula e and to that end is seeking sponsors, to help him achieve his goal.

Day 1 at Goodwood Revival

Goodwood Revival celebrating everything pre 1966-cars, fashion and everything inbetween, don your vintage attire for a petrolium infused weekend of racing. It's day one of The Revival and despite the typically British weather festivities are in full swing the public have attended in droves fully embracing the vintage era once again at Lord March's Road and Race circuit.

TVR Unveil All New Griffith

TVR has just unveiled the V8 Cosworth powered Griffith at Goodwood Revival, the much-loved British car manufacturer famed for their light weight and powerful high-end sports car. In 2013 we saw the end of TVR as we know it and became TVR Automotive Ltd. This means the latest offering from TVR is big news as this is the first mass produced TVR in over 10 years being the make it or break it car for TVR. Here is some headline figures, a better power to weight ration than a Porsche 911 Turbo S, a full carbon fibre body and a Ford Cosworth V8 which will push the car over 200mph.

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