Monthly Archives: March 2012

Porsche 911 Carrera S vs Nissan GT-R – ADDENDUM

After publishing the previous post: AF: Why do you say you are disappointed? Flappypaddles: Because I wanted the Porsche to have the fastest lap time AF: That’s ridiculous, the result was obvious but you missed the point completely… FP: Whaddya … Continue reading

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Porsche 911 Carrera S vs Nissan GT-R

As we get to grips with the new 991, Tiff Needell, for EVO, puts the car through its paces and gives us a head to head with the new GT-R; who comes out on top? Watch this; I can’t help … Continue reading

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When good cars go bad – part 3

Seriously, was this really necessary? You have a spectacular car which by no means comes cheap. Performance is a given, it is a McLaren after all. First you choose a wishy-washy pale silver – fine, to each his own – … Continue reading

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Gone Fishing

For those of you, like me, who did not have an opportunity to go to the Geneva Motor Show, here are some of the highlights. Like deep-sea diving, you will see weird and wonderful things, the colours will attract you, … Continue reading

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Off With Her Head!

At the Geneva Motor Show, Range Rover introduced the concept of an Evoque Cabrio. Based on the 3 door coupe, this new model is being shown to gauge public interest and a decision of whether to go into production should … Continue reading

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Fright Night

Many years ago, more than I care to remember, a friend invited me to the theatre to see The Woman in Black for my birthday. I don’t remember much except for jumping out of my skin when a woman shrieked … Continue reading

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On yer bike!

The petrolhead & the cyclist are less friend than foe – let’s be honest. As one looks forward to the open road, the roar of the engine … one is hardly overjoyed to come round a corner to find a … Continue reading

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