Recent articles by Jack Rix


Larger 2016 Jaguar XF spied

9 Oct, 2014

All-aluminium XF spied testing at the Nurburgring racetrack ahead of 2016 debut, set to be larger than before

Vauxhall Monza Concept profile

Could the Vauxhall Calibra be coming back?

2 Oct, 2014

Vauxhall is considering a new take on the Calibra coupe to add some spice to the current range


New Volkswagen Polo GTI races in to Paris Motor Show

2 Oct, 2014

The new VW Polo GTI boasting 189bhp has been revealed at the Paris Motor Show

Vauxhall Corsa Paris Motor Show front

New Vauxhall Corsa unveiled at Paris Motor Show

2 Oct, 2014

The Vauxhall Corsa has been revealed at the Paris Motor Show and we've got all the details

2015 Audi R8

Audi R8 e-tron confirmed with 250-mile range

2 Oct, 2014

Audi R&D boss confirms all-electric version of new 2015 R8, plus plug-in hybrid model is possible, too

Audi TT Roadster front

New Audi TT Roadster opens up for Paris Motor Show

1 Oct, 2014

Drop-top TT uses retractable fabric roof and will cost around £2,200 more than the Coupe

Lamborghini Asterion LPI 910-4 concept - front

Lamborghini Asterion LPI 910-4 hybrid concept revealed

1 Oct, 2014

Lambo’s 897bhp Asterion plug-in hybrid combines V10 engine with three electric motors for emissions of 98g/km

Audi TT Sportback concept

Audi TT Sportback concept revealed

1 Oct, 2014

Audi’s latest niche-buster is a stretched, five-door version of the TT shown in concept form at the Paris show

Meeting Lotus CEO

Exclusive: New Lotus CEO talks SUVs, Esprit and the future

26 Sep, 2014

New Lotus CEO Jean-Marc Gales wants hotter derivatives of existing cars plus an SUV by 2017, and we’re first to meet him face to face

MINI Cooper D (diesel) 5-door front
Road tests

MINI Cooper D (diesel) 5-door review

25 Sep, 2014

Diesel MINI Cooper D offers driving thrills, high fuel economy and now a practical body style as well

MINI Cooper 5-door front
Road tests

MINI Cooper 5-door review

25 Sep, 2014

First UK drive of the new MINI Cooper 5-door, which offers extra practicality over the 3-door

Hyundai i20 front tracking
In-depth reviews

Hyundai i20 review (2008-2014)

The Hyundai i20 is a value alternative to the Ford Fiesta, with lots of space and a comfortable ride

Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II extended wheelbase driving
Road tests

Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II 2014 review

22 Sep, 2014

The entry level Rolls-Royce, the Ghost is sharper looking, packed with more technology and feels as special as ever


Mercedes C350 Plug-in hybrid revealed

19 Sep, 2014

First look at 100mpg C-Class, plus Merc planning 10 plug-in hybrids by 2017

Mercedes wireless charging

Mercedes will offer wireless charging by 2016

19 Sep, 2014

Mercedes demos its wireless charging technology, available as an option on all plug-in hybrid and pure electric models within two years

BMW X3 20d 2014 front tracking
Road tests

New BMW X3 2014 review

19 Sep, 2014

Mid-life facelift gives premium SUV a new lease of life

Land Rover Discovery Sport prototype

Land Rover Discovery Sport: prototype ride review

3 Sep, 2014

We take a passenger ride in a new Land Rover Discovery Sport hot off the production line at Hailwood


Volvo P1800 – Most Wanted Cars 2014

Featured in: Most Wanted Cars 2014

26 Aug, 2014

Part two in our top 10 Most Wanted Cars is a new Volvo P1800 coupe. This is how it could look…

Tesla Model S

We drive the Tesla Supercharger superhighway

24 Aug, 2014

We plug in a Tesla Model S to go from London to Birmingham and back using new Supercharger stations

Alfa Romeo 6C front

New Alfa Romeo 6C will aim to topple the F-Type

22 Aug, 2014

Alfa Romeo will take the fight to the Jaguar F-Type with a new Alfa 6C coupe drawing on the looks of the Maserati Alfieri concept

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