Toyota GR Yaris Review

Just don’t actually call it a Yaris. It’s not a Yaris.

Around Northwest London, the Toyota GR Yaris is a bit lost, and that’s for two reasons. Firstly, because it has to mix it among throngs of regular Yaris models, quite popular in regular flavour in this part of the world; and secondly because it simply doesn’t like being on a leash. 

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2022 Suzuki SX4 S-Cross Review

Is this the pick of the family cars in the Suzuki range?

This is the all-new 2022 Suzuki SX4 S-Cross, the third generation of the series, although in reality it’s more of a very extensive update and revision of the second-generation model which first arrived in 2013 and was itself updated in 2016. The first-generation model, more widely known as the SX4 was a compact, family hatchback-on-stilts type of thing. If the second gen was more Crossover, the latest car is again a little closer to being an SUV, and closer then to the Vitara on which it is based. 

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Best Car of the Year Announced

And I’m one of the judges for these awards!

The Best Car of the Year 2021-2022 have been announced by a panel of world-renowned car designers, engineers, auto industry titans, motorsport legends, specialist journalists, broadcasters and media professionals (including your’s truly!).

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Everything You Need To Know About Karachi’s Omni Karting Circuit

Pakistan’s first full FIA-standard Karting Circuit is multifaceted and more complex than you’d think

Here’s my full interview with the Omni Karting Circuit (Karachi, Pakistan) founder, Dr Syed Ovais Naqvi. There’s a detailed description of the track and facilities, the future plans, and the complexities of laying down the tarmac itself. We get a corner-by-corner detailed commentary on the layout and technical aspects of the circuit, take a car around at speed, almost lose a GoPro and get to talk to visitors who get a go on track in the sensational Sodi Karts. Follow #BCGPakistan

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Top 7 Best Electric Cars to Buy in 2022

Based on the reviews I’ve done of EVs over the last year

I’ve reviewed more electric cars or EV (BEV) cars this year then in my entire previous 30-year career of testing cars, they are happening, and you’re probably considering buying one. So which electric car should you consider buying in 2022? Here’s a run down of my top EV choices! See reviews of all the cars mentioned after the jump

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Pakwheels Auto Show Karachi

Interview with Suneel Sarfraz Munj [December 2021]

Check out my coverage and interviews from the epic Pakwheels  Auto Show at Port Grand in Karachi in December 2021. Amazing cars, spectacular event, sensation people. Can’t wait to visit again soon!

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Plus a ride in a JDM Suzuki XBee

I meet up with Intikhab Khan of  to take a ride in his imported Japanese-spec JDM Suzuki XBee and talk about the car trade and market in Karachi and the wider the country. Follow #BCGPakistan

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Quentin Wilson: I Saved the Motorist Billions!

Motoring Legend – ex-Top Gear and Fifth Gear

At the recent London EV Show, I got to catch up with Automotive legend, and TV celeb, Quentin Wilson (automotive expert and broadcaster) for a brief but fascinating interview. He talks about his top tips for 2022, the state of motoring media, his campaigns to save the motorist money, why he champions electric cars and Jeremy Clarkson is mentioned too.

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King of Afghanistan’s Lincoln, Maharaja of Patiala’s Packard

& Barn Find World War II BSA Motorbike

Mohsin Ikram [AKA Pakistan’s Jay Leno] talks about some of his cars including the King of Afghanistan’s Lincoln, Maharaja of Patiala’s Packard & Barn Find World War II BSA Motorbike. Watch this video now!

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Jaguar E-Type, Porsche Speedster & Toyota Crown

Restoration in Pakistan

You won’t believe what’s being restored in this little garage in a back street in Karachi, Pakistan. Jaguar E-Type, Porsche Speedster & Toyota Crown being restored in Mohsin Ikram’s garage (AKA Pakistan’s Jay Leno). #BCGPakistan

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