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Dodge makes up for some of its recent flops with a reworking of its iconic muscle car womxPatDevereux V8 plenty of grunt, and noise. As there should be Stylingis a vast improvement he last gen the big car - it weighs 1,796kg and measures over five metres stem to stern - didn't feel underpowered or make too much noise as we thrashed it up and down the San Francisco hills. In a massive, Bullitt-style leap ahead, the s eering wheel now also feels connected to the front wheels instead of a large...

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Two special-edition, iiber-exclusive supercars meet in the American desert for a quick face-off SC SHOULD THE FACT THAT A VEHICLE fairly bellows 'My owner likes to pleasure himself' lie a consideration for the supercar buyer 1 love Porsches as much as Richard Hammond, although I own 100 per cent fewer of them, but this special edition is almost as ugly as it is cynical. Yes, it's a Speedster, and that's a marvellous nameplate, but in essence it's done to a 911 what a surgeon could do by putting...

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Joy Drinks Like A Camel

Off cial fuel economy ligures for the BMW X3 Urban 42.2- 6.3mpg (6.7 6.1 ltr 100 km). Extra Urban 53.3-56.5 mpg (5.3 5.0 ltr 100 km), performance developments and is standard across the model range. Ralaasa SiaraVJaits afaniaimt). iViauazlnas iter > YJ Combined 50.4 mpg (5.6 llryiOO km). CO2 emissions 149 -147 g km. BMW EffiaentDynamics reduces BMW emissions without compromising

Mexico Custom Pack

Sold with a garage-worth of spares, this stunner is described as 'one of the best and most original Mkls in the country'. Who are we to argue 67,000 miles carandclassic.co.uk mile London-Mexico World Cup RalLy, and that makes itr in the cold light of day, a business product, a piece of commercial exploitation. But it came out at a time when probably nD one who drove one or even saw one had ever been to Mexico or anywhere like it. They wore anoraks with stripes down them though, 'cos they looked...

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Only Yourself To Blame

With girlfriend in passenger seat. Doghouse Australian woman survives being run over by her own car twice Essex pensioner Loses life savings after leaving 80.000 on roof of car gs & Fantamag. Magazines for All American shoplifter arrested after attempting speedy getaway on lawn mower

Top Gear New Car Guide

Official fuel consumption figures for the A3 range in mpg (l 100km) from Urban 28.2 (10.0) - 62.8 (4.5), Extra Urban 45.6 (6.2) - 85.6 (3.3). Combined 37.2 (7.6) - 74.3 (3.8). C02 emissions 99 -176 g km. Yd lid fui new veli'Lle uiderb pLiced up lu an J ndud i y 31 March 2011. Offer correct ct time of go> ng to print and may be wit'drawn at any time. Subjcct to availability on Aud A3 and A3 Sportfcaek 1.8 TFS1. 2.0 TFSI. 2.0 TDI i QPS and 170P5 models. Recommended on-t e-road retail price...

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FiMmm MwSMm & Fsjiiiaijit itep i toMI you're going, but you end up wondering if they christened this air 'Picasso' for its abstract interior. The C4 is also an excellent place to play 4 Wheres the Bloody Handbrake ' (The fun game for all the family ) Yes, it's an electronic jobbie, and no, you won't be able to find it in a hurry when you're making an emergency U-turn on a hilly one-way street in rush hour. Give up It's up at the top of the centre stack, a reddish orb just in front of the...

Fordfocus St

Bidding a fond farewell tc the blown, 2.5-litre five-pot from the Focus RS, the new ST will use Ford's leaner, greener 2.0-litre EcoBoost. That's still good for 244bhp though, which should make the latest fast Focus a convincing rival to the well-established Megane RS and Coif GTI. turbocharged from the Subaru catabgue, the former with a modest 150bhp (good for insurance cost and CO, cleanliness purposes), the other with anything up to the current WRX STi's 300bhp 300lb ft output. The price-tag...

Monthly Campaign To Bring Back Cool Old Stuff

The gearbox world is in meltdown and TopGear has the ultimate answer Next month 1973 world Sportscar Championship better than having four speeds for fun stuff when have you used anything more than fourth fo going fast in the UK and then an extra gear that would allow I.OOOrpmc.n iking r 70rnph It's green too an overdrive simply extends the -atios of a gearbox during steady ish -state cruising, reducing engine revs and wear and improving economyand emissions. You'll have the acceleration of a...

Peugeot Rcz Test Motes

ARRIVED vW 2010 SPEC QfTTHP Cfc PRICE 22,730 26,iS3 as b t lt uk MILEAGE TEST MPG WHY ITS HERE to see if Peugeot can do cool RY Esther Neve TOPGEARTOP FACT THE most common wheel for a car to get a puncture in is the rear nearside. The front nearside tends to kick up debris from the gutter and deposit it perfectly in line with the ear tyre. Which then collects it and gradually and very gently begins to deflate. Then, you're in an RCZ with Tyre Pressure Monitoring System, the car comes up with a...

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Meet the hungry rookie that's spoiling for a fight with the hot-hatch veterans. Let the games commence Words Paul Horrett Photography Lee Brimble IANT, SI IARP ARROWS raging their way across the roof. Acres of stencilled-on lettering in a scary, quasi-military typeface. Chequered flags on the flanks. And on the dash another pair of arrows aimed, bizarrely and slightly smisterly, at the passenger's groin. An orange roof, orange wheels, red brake calipers and genuine carbon-fibre spoilers and...

Some Porcupine Penis

Just read your Honda-CR-Z-in-Chinese-night-market Awards piece, looked great, but did Matt Master really not eat anything weird What's an adventure without some porcupine penis for pudding Disappointing. GERRY FLINT, VIA EMAIL On the contrary, Gerry, Mr Master s a veritable gastronomic pic-neer. Only last week we saw him eating a plate of chips with tomato ketchup AND brown sauce.

Cobra

It gets a 5.0-litre V8 with 440bhp, mated to a standard drivetrain. Most of the interior has been removed in order to shed weight, weight instantly replaced by a roll cage. There's also a set of racer add-ons a HANS-equipped seat, six-point belts, adjustable damping and big Brembo brakes. The body mods also add speed, if not subtlety-a fibreglass bonnet with extra FANCY CIRCUIT RACING a modern Mustang Us neither. Unless we're talking about Ford Racing's Mustang Boss 302S, which looks as If t...

Reading On The Toilet

Loving the new-look magazine, guys, y Just one problem now Paul Horrell has been given a side column and lot a single page, tnis means the magazine now slips off my lap while reading on the toilet. RICHARD WOOD, VIA EMAIL to email us. Nov . Send your words and pictures to topgear.lelters bbc. lt oiii g Whatever's on Jenson's mind, with the world's ShOUiderS number one anti-dandruff shampoo f's nof dandruff. SECOND FLOOR A, ENERGY CENTRE. MEDIA VILLAGE, 201 WOOD LANE, LONDON. W12 7TN

The Mother Of All Pit Stops

Formula One Pali This is teamwork on the edge ra 25 low medium-speed runs up to 800mph . m 20 high-speed runs up to 900mph . I 20 runs, working right up to 1,000-mph. After completing the first of the two runs l.OOOmph - , the car will be interrogated in slowdown to see if turnaround is possible Green will make a slow turn at the top of the track, cooling the jet, and park next to the turnaround crew. Fans placed lo cool eockpil APU. Visual chec lt , systems interrogation Rocket removed by...

Snipers For Vipers

A Missouri car dealership is offering its customers a free sniper rifle when they buy a new Dodge Viper. Max Motors motto God, guns, guts and American pickup trucks hit headlines last year by throwing in a free AK-47 with every new truck sold This year, boss Max Muller has upped the ante with a Barret .50 calibre sniper for Viper buyers. There's a bunch of evil in the world, and people need to protect themselves. Muller said. ORM AND FUNCTION SIT INTERTWINED like lovers on the sweeping steps of...

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Consultant Editor Editor at Large Road Test Editor Senior Writer Staff Writer Paul Horrell Jason Barlow Piers Ward Sam Philip Dan Read Jeremy Clarkson, Pat Devereux. Richard Hammond, Matt Master, James May, Richard Porter, Andy Wilman Art Director Owen Norris Art Editor Simeon Jewkes Reprographics Executive Special Projects Art Editor Lee Brimble, Justin Leghton, James Lipman, Ripley amp Ripley, Anton Watts. Joe Windsor-Williams, John Wycnertey Production Editor Freelance Sub-Editors Editorial...