Author: Andrew Evans


2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed Central Feature Set to Honor... Bernie Ecclestone?

The Goodwood Festival of Speed’s Central Sculpture is famous the world over. It’s usually an exciting, dynamic splash of artwork that towers over the Earl of March’s 17th Century residence.… Read More »

Volvo's Polestar to Become Standalone Electric Performance Brand

Volvo Cars will split off its performance arm Polestar into a standalone brand, specializing in electric power. You may be unfamiliar with Polestar, but think of it as Volvo’s M… Read More »

Wednesday Want: FIAT Coupe Turbo 20v

For this week’s Want we’re looking at one of the most heinously overlooked performance cars of the 1990s. There was a bit of a glut of quick, front-wheel drive coupes… Read More »

GT Sport Closed Beta 1.07 Update Now Available

Polyphony Digital has released a small patch for the Gran Turismo Sport closed beta. Now available to all existing beta players, the patch is just 84.87MB and brings a number… Read More »

Aston Martin Reveals '90% Ready' Valkyrie Hypercar

Aston Martin has recently been hosting a special event for its VIP Le Mans guests, and apparently surprised them with a special guest of its own. As shown in this… Read More »

Are There More Civic Type R Models on the Way?

Honda’s new Civic Type R isn’t even on sale yet, but the company is already talking up what comes next. It’s making a good impression on the world’s journalists and is… Read More »

2017 Le Mans 24 Hours Results: Breakdowns Break Hearts

The Le Mans 24 Hours is an unforgiving race. With cars running at full throttle for significant periods and immense stops, Le Mans will test any machine. Add in the… Read More »

Watch The 2017 24 Hours Of Le Mans With GTPlanet

If you’re anything like us you’ll be glued to the television or radio this weekend for the 24 Hours of Le Mans. It’s already been an exciting weekend down in… Read More »

Polyphony's E3 2017 Presentation Reveals More Details About GT Sport

We’ve seen the trailer, we’ve interviewed the boss (twice) and now there’s even more information coming about GT Sport. Polyphony Digital has revealed even more facts and figures about its… Read More »

Wednesday Want: Kia Track'ster Concept

We’ve plucked this week’s Want from the ranks of the ideas that never quite made it. After all, nothing quite causes heated discussion like a good concept car. There’s nothing… Read More »

Sparco to Join Forces with Thrustmaster in New Partnership

Thrustmaster and Sparco have announced a new partnership between the two brands. The agreement will see Thrustmaster supplying licensed Sparco products to complement its own game controllers. The deal brings… Read More »

E3 2017: More Details on GT Sport Released; Over 177 Cars

You’re probably already sold on yesterday’s Gran Turismo Sport trailer and launch window announcement. However, we now have a Sony-issued fact sheet from E3 that’s no less enthralling. Aside from… Read More »

Gran Turismo Sport Coming to PS4 in Fall 2017

After a false start, a delay and a closed beta test, Gran Turismo Sport finally has a release window. The latest version of the 20-year old title will be available,… Read More »

GT Academy Finalist Edgar Lau to Make Le Mans Debut

Following an impressive showing in the Asian Le Mans Series, GT Academy finalist Edgar Lau is due to race at Le Mans next weekend. Lau attended the 2014 US GT… Read More »

Wednesday Want: Toyota pod

It’s one of the strangest cars ever conceived, but this week’s Want will be rather familiar to Gran Turismo fans. Arguably the star of the Gran Turismo Concept series of… Read More »

Dear Carmakers, We Need To Talk About Nürburgring Records

We’re getting increasingly worried by how obsessed some brands are getting about a statistic that has almost no merit…

Wednesday Want: Skoda Octavia vRS

Formerly the butt of jokes, this Wednesday Want is a fast saloon that deserves special attention.

Is Lotus Safe At Last Following Geely Buyout?

Legendary British sports car maker is now owned by Chinese automotive giant Zhejiang Geely.

BMW Reveals Concept 8 Series One Day Early After Images Leak Online

The latest version of BMW’s flagship coupe is finally revealed, nearly 20 years after the first.

Wednesday Want: Ford SportKa

This week’s Want is a dinky throwback to the halcyon days of the hot hatchback.