In this Issue:
NEW 5 SERIES – Lighter, sleeker BMW to fight Jag XF and Merc E-Class: Meet the 5 Series that drives itself and talks to other BMWs
NEW Audi Q5 driven on and off road in crucial new X3 rival
Vantage GT8 road test
Buying used: Continental GT for just £25K – Bag a Bentley for bonkers money
107MPG City car exclusive: we try Gordon Murray’s eco champ
Non-turbo hot hatches rated – swift sports VS Clio RS, Civic Type R
In this issue:
Max Verstappen gets his first Autosport magazine cover this week, with Ben Anderson taking a look at the reasons behind his promotion to Red Bull and his prospects ahead of the Spanish Grand Prix when the 18-year-old first gets his hands on a Red Bull drive.
We’ve also got Karun Chandhok’s analysis of the F1 season so far, as well as Gary Anderson’s look at which teams have and haven’t made a gain from 2015 to ’16. Mitchell Adam reports on Jorge Lorenzo’s victory in MotoGP at Le Mans, Gary Watkins reflects on how Audi ended Porsche’s year of dominance in the World Endurance Championship, Marcus Simmons reports from the Brands Hatch Blancpain GT event and Jack Cozens has all the action from the WTCC in Morocco.
We’ve also got an interview with GP2 title favourite Alex Lynn, and ask if the GP3 field is the best junior grid of 2016 ahead of the Barcelona season opener. Then there’s all the latest news and reports from the club racing scene, as well as Marcus Pye’s column
The World Endurance Championship takes centre stage in this week’s Autosport magazine, with the Porsche 919 Hybrid our cover star.
Gary Watkins takes an in-depth look at the chances of Porsche hanging onto the title, especially against new cars from both Audi and Toyota. We also investigate the origins of the Manor LMP2 squad, and look forward to what should be a spectacular battle in GTE.
This week’s Autosport magazine takes an in-depth look at the Bahrain Grand Prix, as well as the various off-track shenanigans that grabbed the headlines.
Matt James reports from the Brands Hatch BTCC season opener, where Tom Ingram and Speedworks Motorsport took their first victory, while Scott Mitchell covers the Long Beach Formula E round.