Recent articles by Jack Rix


New SEAT SUV to spawn ‘Prince William and Harry’ versions

2 Oct, 2014

SEAT CEO claims 2016 compact SUV could be joined by a quirky younger brother – comparing the pair to British Princes William and Harry

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

Audi S3 Cabriolet front driving
In-depth reviews

Audi S3 Cabriolet review

Audi looks to corner the market for small, fast soft-tops with its Audi S3 Cabriolet

Nissan Pulsar Nismo front

Nissan Pulsar Nismo brings 275bhp to the hot hatch party

13 Aug, 2014

Nissan is set to attack the Nurburgring front-wheel-drive record with a Nissan Pulsar Nismo packing 275bhp

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