Who says drop-tops have to be dismal? We’ve rounded up eight of the best topless drivers cars from £1000 to £20k+, from Mazda MX5 to TVR Tuscan. In the mood for a BMW M3 E36? Now’s the time to buy – so we give you all you need to help you find a great one. We talk to John Cleland about his life in the British Touring Car Championship – and that crash with Steve Soper. Want an exciting car but need something that will cope with the daily drive? We bring you Q-car cool starring Alfa Romeo, Honda and Volvo – and from as little as £1000. Think a Ferrari Testarossa is a bit on the undernourished side? Then let us show you Koenig’s epic Eighties remix – all 800bhp of it. Think the Cosworth is the hottest Ford Sierra? Meet the South African V8-powered monster that begs to differ. Then we indulge in some hardcore German action with a pair of 911s – it’s 964 versus 993 in a battle for king RS. PLUS: Ant Anstead’s column, your queries answered, the latest products and 100s of cars for sale in the classifieds.
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In the issue: Alfa the comeback – Chris Harris thrashes the 503bhp Giulia and explains why its a game changer. And from 6C to 8C, we drive 80 years of Alfas
Bentayga vs Range Rover – the new height of luxury
200mph F-Type SVR. The fastest jag since the XJ220
911R driven – has Porsche created the perfect 911?
Indy 500: is it realy the greatest race on Earth? We ask Derek Bell, Mario Andretti and Sir Stirling Moss.
New Jag F-Pace vs Rivals – First UK test. We name the best luxury SUV for £600 a month
Target price – how to save £3000 on a BMW X3
Plus: New Audi A3 verdict – now an even better buy; Has diesel had its day? What you need to know; Alfa’s 3 series driven. Time to trade in the BMW?
This week’s issue of Autocar is packed with some of 2016’s most significant new cars. Porsche’s four-cylinder 718 Boxster S faces one of the world’s best-handling sports cars, the Lotus Elise Cup 250, and the Bentley Bentayga is put under the microscope in a full Autocar road test.
We’ve also got a scoop on Alfa Romeo’s first SUV, the Stelvio, which will be launched next year in high-performance V6 guise to take on the Porsche Macan Turbo, and we reveal details on the two new MG SUVs destined to join the upcoming GS.
Plus, Ford factory racing drivers Marino Franchitti and Billy Johnson offer us some tips on tackling Spa in a Focus RS before we have a go ourselves, and we visit the recently revamped British Motor Museum to see what’s changed.
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Grand Designs – the best £15k convertibles to buy now!
Plus design legend Tom Tjaarda reveals the styling process behind them
Also in the issue – 1972 Nissan Skyline rescued from Japan, Firenza Can-Am to Testarossa in a wild South African collection, How to buy Alfa 164 style for £3-7k, Ferrari Daytona, MG Midget, Pegaso Z-102 and much more!