Grand Tourer/ Sporty

2007 Porsche cayman | new car review

The new Cayman Sports Coupé has only been in the market for a few months yet is already doing well, delivering, according to Porsche, a high conquest rate from its main competitors, the BMW Z4 and Mercedes SLK. Offering an exemplary drag coefficient of just 0.29, this mid-engined sports car…

2007 Porsche boxster | new car review

In its looks and technical features, the Boxster is a dynamic performer through and through. The design of the car follows the evolutionary development so typical of Porsche: The “face“ of the Boxster with its oval headlights, the silhouette with its powerful, sweeping lines and 17-inch wheels fitted as standard,…

2008 Nissan 350z | new car review

Zero to sixty is a blur. But the experience isn’t. Boasting an impressive 294 bhp coupled with 371 Nm of torque, the utterly sexy 350Z makes use of some hi-tech materials in the form of ultra-lightweight aluminium in the suspension and engine, a carbon-fibre composite drive shaft, 18” 6-spoke aluminium…

2008 Maserati GranTurismo | new car review

Maserati has a long history of producing high-performance GT cars. So in penning this latest iteration, Pininfarina stylists obviously had much tradition to draw upon. Despite Maserati relying on Ferrari for its mechanicals, there’s no confusing the GranTurismo with any Ferrari model. When you see the new GT in person,…

2009 Jaguar XK | new car review

The launch of the all-new Jaguar XK at Frankfurt in 2005 marked an exciting new era for Jaguar in terms of both design and engineering, and reinforced the marque’s reputation for building ground-breaking cars that are as rewarding to drive as they are gorgeous to look at. And now we…

2008 Aston Martin DB9 | new car review

Successor to the hugely successful DB7, the Aston Martin DB9, is gaining well-deserved plaudits ever since it was launched by Aston Martin in 2004 as a grand tourer.…

2008 Aston Martin DBS | new car review

The Aston Martin DBS opened its innings in true Hollywood style featuring in the Bond flick ‘Casino Royale’.…

2008 Alfa Romeo GT | new car review

Sitting alongside the sportier Brera, the Alfa Romeo GT, as the name suggests, is positioned as a true luxurious Grand Tourer.…

2008 Aston Martin V8 Vantage | new car review

The Aston Martin V8 Vantage is the smallest in the brand's line-up. This modern car is the leanest and most agile car in Aston’s three-model line up.…

2008 Bentley Continental GT Speed | new car review

The 2008 Bentley Continental GT Speed is the same as the Bentley GT but with enhanced performance – be it in power, handling, braking.…