It’s a busy outdated time on this planet of vehicles. Maybe the largest current information, after all, surrounds the revealing of the all-new Land Rover Defender. It’s an enormous one for JLR this, and we all know they’ve examined it in some fairly excessive areas to ensure it’s proper.
We will wager they didn’t take it so far as we did although. Yep, TG has put the brand new Defender on the moon. Need the total story? You’ll have to choose up the most recent situation of High Gear journal, which conveniently is out now.
On this month’s situation, we’ve additionally acquired the total story on the restricted version, hybrid-powered Lamborghini Siån, the wideboy Audi RS6 Avant and the all-electric Porsche Taycan.
Oh, and there’s the small matter of that point we maxed-out a Bugatti Chiron after which watched on trackside as check driver Andy Wallace took the bonkers new Chiron Tremendous Sport 300+ Prototype past the 300mph mark. What a time to be alive. This isn’t one to be missed.
Elsewhere, we’ve acquired a full suite of first drives. There’s the High Gear tackle the brand new Ferrari F8 Tributo, the Audi S4 Avant, the Morgan Plus Six and the Vauxhall Astra. Plus, we pit the outdated guard’s new EVs in opposition to one another. Yep, it’s the Jaguar I-Tempo vs the Audi e-tron vs the Mercedes EQC.
That’s not it for electrical energy both, as a result of EV-loving China has a brand new answer to vary nervousness. We made the journey to check out Nio’s ES6 SUV, but in addition to see whether or not battery-swapping stations are the future.
In the event that they aren’t, then perhaps Volkswagen’s ID.three will probably be. VW is pitching it because the inexpensive EV for the lots. We’ve acquired the total story so you may make up your personal thoughts.
As typical, there’s additionally an entire array of lovely-looking retro content material. This month, we’ve been driving the 350bhp Renault 5 Maxi Turbo.
We additionally welcome a Jaguar I-Tempo to our long-term check fleet, and there are updates on our Renault Megane RS Trophy, Vary Rover Velar, Alfa Romeo Giulia and BMW Z4.
Advised you it’s been busy.
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