CAPE TOWN – Which would you prefer? A Volkswagen Golf GTI or a Golf R? I suspect most people would instantly reply “R”. Well, I had the opportunity to drive both during the recent launch of the updated Golf R, which on the day sported some optional extras in the form of a R39 900 Akrapovič exhaust and R9 900 worth of front brakes.
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MARANELLO, Italy – As we arrive at Pista di Fiorano, my eyes fall on three heavily camouflaged Ferrari 488 Pista prototypes that are set to… Read more →
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Here I am at Ferrari’s headquarters in Maranello with the key to a Rosso Portofino in my hand. It’s a crisp morning with blue skies overhead and the sat-nav has been programmed to direct me to snow-covered mountain tops along snaking roads.
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I find myself behind the wheel of the new Mégane RS in a mountainous region just outside Jerez. Skipping the Comfort and Normal driving modes, I head straight for the RS button…