Cover stories TEST: Audi RS Q8 Quattro Tiptronic. It laps the Nürburgring quicker than a Ferrari yet has space for all your kids. TEST: Mercedes-Benz GLB250 8G-DCT. Mercedes-Benz’s first compact seven-seater relies on a mixture of style and versatility to carve out a distinctive niche in a burgeoning market. INSIGHT: Tesla Cybertruck. With EV road cars, a high-speed vacuum pod train and space travel now ticked off his Tesla list, Elon Musk turns to the next frontier: a battery-powered bakkie. TECH: Mustang reimagined. We investigate the technology behind the latest, all-electric member of the Mustang family and its potential impact on the SUV market. SPEED FEATURE: Open season. With sweeping changes to regulations set for next season, the jostle for 2020 F1 bragging rights is primed for ignition.
Also in this issue BUY: Starter classic: Honda Prelude Coupé (1992-’99). This sporty coupé fuses style with dependability. DRIVE: Citroën C3 1,2 PureTech 60 kW Feel. Without a turbo, the entry-level C3 can feel gutless. Still, there’s enough promise here. TEST: Peugeot 108 1,0 Active. Loaded with standard equipment, is the bang-for-buck new 108 worth considering over the segment’s established rivals? BUY: Consumer feature: shiny new shoes. Put a stop to bad habits and check your drums. FEATURE: Classic drive: 1976 BMW 530 MLE. Finally restored to its former glory, we were given the rare opportunity to drive the special SA-built 1976 BMW 530 MLE on track.