New Merc C-Class, Track Day T.50 & How to Save 1000s during Lockdown

Plus lazyboy Hyundai EV in this essential news roundup!

Here’s round up of news from the world of cars, including the new Mercedes C-Class, a lazyboy Hyundai EV, a hard core track-day hypercar from Gordon Murray and how to save tons of money on your car whilst we’re still in lockdown.

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Porsche 718 Cayman vs Honda NSX

Second episode in my Brand New Vs Classic Cool series

You could buy a brand new Porsche 718 Cayman today for around £45,000, but you shouldn’t. Instead, how about a classic cool alternative? The… original Honda NSX from the 1990s. It’ll cost you around the same money is far cooler and legit! Plus Ayrton Senna helped develop it and owned them, and Pro Gordon Murray based the McLaren F1 on it.

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Mercedes C43 AMG Coupe Vs Merc 560 SEC AMG – Brand New Vs Classic Cool

Brand New Vs Classic Cool – my new series

You could buy a brand new Mercedes C43 AMG Coupe today for around £50,000, but you shouldn’t. Instead, how about a classic cool alternative? The… oh no, you’ll have to watch the video to find out, but it’ll cost you the same money or even less and is far cooler!

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23 Top Cars of 2020

This crazy Year’s Key Motors and my Best Drives of 2020

If there’s one thing people came to realise again in this crazy year, it’s that cars are good. If you’re stuck in a pandemic and fear the public transport network is too risky to use, plus ubers are icky because eew – other people have been in there before you, coughing and breathing all over the upholstery – then guess what: it’s great to have your own car.

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17 Classic Cars to buy in 2021 and why they’re a better investment than property

Which classics to buy, how to make money and how 2030 new car sales ban will impact classic cars

Can you buy in a classic car in 2021 and make more money than investing in art or gold? Which cars should you buy? How will the 2030 ICE car sales ban impact classic cars?

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7 Bits of Space Tech in our Cars

Here’s a fun rundown of space technology that influences modern cars

Space: the final frontier. These are the voyages of the Starship BCG. It’s ongoing mission: to explore strange new cars, to seek out new tech and new innovations. To boldly go where no BrownCarGuy has gone before. Sorry… can’t help myself.

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Raising Speed Limits Could Save Lives

According to research from Car Lease Special Offers a third of motorists want a higher speed limit

Research released by Car Lease Special Offers indicates that raising speed limits could save lives and that a third of British motorists are in favour of increasing the motorway limit to 80mph, and some would even approve of Germany’s Autobahn-style derestricted highways.

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Sue Baker interview on BCG & Buddies!

Original Top Gear Host on Today’s TG & Covering the Hunt-Lauda Rush Era

‘Brown Car Guy & Buddies’ – Sue Baker was one of the original hosts of Top Gear, appearing on 100 programmes over 11 years from 1980 to 1991. She also raced, co-drove with Michele Mouton (in a short-wheelbase Audi Quattro Sport rally car), Derek Bell and others, as well as covering the legendary James Hunt vs Niki Lauda era in Formula 1.

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Car Design – Is Ugly The New Black?

An opinion – 2020: Good, Bad & Ugly! Define Modern Car Design

22112020 #BCGBulletin – Car Design of 2020 – is Ugly the new Black? Or are there good, bad and ugly designs? Why are cars made ugly, what is good design, do styles mature with age, do they grow on you, do I need new glasses? And who are these two popping heads?

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