Audi Q3 Sportback 45 TFSI Quattro

Better looking than an Q3 – but is it less practical?

The Audi Q3 Sportback is a sleeker, sportier looking version of the Q3 family SUV – you could go as far as to describe the Sportback as a Crossover rather than a SUV. The coupe-like profile reveals bulging flanks that give it a more meatier and muscular stance. It looks bigger than a Q3, but while it is indeed slightly longer, it’s actually, somewhat surprisingly, narrower. However lowering the roofline by nearly five centimetres appears to have done the trick of radically altering its visual presence and certainly enhancing its appeal.

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Ford Mustang Bullitt Edition Review

There simply isn’t a cooler brand new car on sale right now

I never miss an opportunity to get behind the wheel of one of the most evocative and iconic nameplates in automotive history – a Ford Mustang. For well over half a century this has been the coolest ride on the block, it features in more movies and TV shows – not to mention – social media posts – than any other car. From Nicholas Cage’s Eleanor in Gone in 60 Seconds, to Will Smith’s Shelby in I Am Legend, to James Bond’s Mach 1 in Diamonds are Forever.

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Jonny Lieberman: ‘Reviewing Cars is Like Comparative Religion’

Chatting with MotorTrend’s Jonny Lieberman about cars, plunging Unimogs into frozen lakes and racism!

27062020 ‘Brown Car Guy & Buddies’ – In this episode I chat to one of America’s most well-know senior motoring journalists/car content creators, Motor Trend’s Jonny Lieberman – you’ll know him from his work on the mag but also videos like Ignition, Head 2 Head, Best Driver’s Car, and the World’s Greatest Drag Race videos on YouTube and MotorTrend on Demand (links below).

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Review: BMW X6

Does a BMW heart still beat beneath all that bulk?

The new X6 arrived this year in the wake of the all-new X5 introduced in 2019. Now in its third generation, this is the ‘coupe’ version of its more traditionally upright and uptight SUV sibling – the so-serious X5. However the X6 eschews the much-trodden path of merely taking a grinder to the upper rear of a boxy SUV, and not stepping back until the rear roof has been squashed and reshaped into a more flowing profile – AKA the fastback boot.

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Filippa Guarna – Directing Success

The Aussie girl that directed many of the commercial videos we did at Motoring Middle East

22062020 ‘Brown Car Guy & Buddies’

Meet Filippa Guarna, who at one point was directing and producing all our commercial videos at Motoring Middle East in Dubai (links to some of those below).

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New Cars! Ford Mustang Mach 1, Lexus IS, Citroen C4

New car launches are like buses: you wait all lockdown for them and then suddenly three arrive at the same time!

Quick roundup of the latest new car news including the awesome Ford Mustang Mach 1, the all-new Lexus IS and the new Citroen C4, which will also get a full electric version – the E-C4. Plus a bonus car – updates to the BMW M5 Competition for 2021.

Origin Story of Motoring Media in Saudi Arabia

Bakur Azher’s journey started with a love affair with a Jaguar E-Type

Meet Bakur Azher of Saudi Auto, he is the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s most senior and established motoring journalist. His journey started through a love affair with a Jaguar E-Type and subsequently starting the country’s first dedicated automotive publication.

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Kia ProCeed Review

My full review of the Kia ProCeed – in which I proceed to attempt to explain what it is… see what I did there?

Is this car confusing or cool? Confusing because the first question you’re asking is what is it, and why is it? The ‘what’ I’ll attempt to answer the ‘why’ I’ll leave you to conclude. And cool because… it’s a maverick that hates to conform?

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Cars, Ice Cream Vans, Horses & did she ever buy that Honda Accord?

27052020 #BCGDaily ‘Brown Car Guy & Buddies’

Hilarious chat with former Dubai Eye radio host, Podcaster/YouTuber and full-time university lecturer – the Jeep-driving, Hawaiian-shirt wearing, irrepressibly energetic Canadian – Prof James Piecowye.

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