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Maserati GranCabrio Is A Flawed But Charming Grand Tourer 24
Jun
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in Fifth Gear, Maserati, Maserati GranCabrio, Maserati Videos, reviews, video on 06 24th, 2017


It may not be exactly new, after being in production in its current form since 2010, but the Maserati GranCabrio still seems like a good choice.
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Using A Caterham As A Medical Supply Transporter Is As Practical As It Sounds 26
May
Posted by Michael Karkafiris in Caterham, Caterham Videos, Fifth Gear, UK, video on 05 26th, 2017


Caterham isn’t exactly famous for the practicality of its models but this doesn’t mean that some people aren’t willing to try them out on a daily basis.
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£5,995 Dacia Sandero Proves That Cheap Doesn’t Have To Be Nasty 13
May
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in DACIA, Dacia Sandero, Dacia Videos, Fifth Gear, reviews, video on 05 13th, 2017


Back in 1999, Renault bought Dacia, and 13 years later, they broke into the UK market with a bunch of really affordable vehicles.
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Fifth Gear Searches For The Best Used Convertible 24
Apr
Posted by Michael Gauthier in Caterham, Fifth Gear, honda, Honda S2000, TVR on 04 24th, 2017


Summer is right around the corner so now is the perfect time to start thinking about convertibles.
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Can You Make A Car More Economical By Modifying It? 21
Jan
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in Fifth Gear, Offbeat News, video, VW, VW Polo, VW Videos on 01 21st, 2017


Some motorists claim that cars can consume less fuel with just a few minor adjustments, but is this really the case?
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What’s The Fastest Street Legal EV Out There? Why, A 1974 Enfield 8000, Of Course! 19
Jul
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in Electric Vehicles, Fifth Gear, Record, Reports, UK, video on 07 19th, 2016


Forget about Tesla Motors or other similar zero-emission vehicles because the world speed record for electric vehicles has just been smashed by a tiny British car from the 70s.
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Porsche 911 Turbo S Vs Nissan GT-R In Battle Of Everyday Supercars 3
Jun
Posted by Andreas Tsaousis in Fifth Gear, nissan, nissan gt-r, Nissan Videos, porsche, Porsche Videos, Porsche-911, video on 06 3rd, 2016


With the R35 GT-R, Nissan managed to stick a thorn in Porsche’s side and has been doing so for nearly a decade.
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Tiff Needell Announces The End Of Fifth Gear TV Show 24
May
Posted by Cristian Gnaticov in celebrities, Fifth Gear, Reports on 05 24th, 2016


After BBC sacked Clarkson from Top Gear and decided to revamp the show with different presenters and a new format, another popular motoring program has seen its end: Fifth Gear.
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Fifth Gear Video: Audi RS3 vs. BMW 1 Series M Coupe 24
Oct
Posted by Darryl in audi, audi rs3, Automotive, BMW, BMW 1-Series M Coupe, Fifth Gear, Mark Higgins, Tiff Needell, video on 10 24th, 2011

Probably one of the best looking and best performing small wagon’s on the road, the Audi RS3, is pitted against the new BMW 1 Series M Coupe in Fifth Gear’s latest duel. As it seems in some of the most recent vehicle tests, everyone wants their shot to compete against the BMW 1 M Coupe as if it is a performance benchmark. Actually, BMW is known for being the benchmark setter and the new 1 Series M Coupe should be no different since it brings back some of BMW’s light-and-nimble sports car history. Check out how well the 335 horsepower hot hatchbacks fair’s against each other below with Mark Higgins and Tiff Needell at the helm.

[source: BMWBlog]



Video: Fifth Gear Runs Ferrari 458 Italia against McLaren MP4-12C 28
Jun
Posted by Darryl in Automotive, Ferrari, ferrari 458 italia, Fifth Gear, mclaren, McLaren MP4-12C, video on 06 28th, 2011

Fifth Gear isn’t the least bit shy about comparing some of the most popular exotic vehicles against each other and at the same time having a little fun by getting them sideways. The latest steering wheels that Tiff Needell and Jason Plato get to wrap their hands around belong to the new Ferrari 458 Italia and McLaren MP4-12C in a battle to find out which one comes out on top.

[source: Fifth Gear via Youtube]



Video: Fifth Gear’s Viki Butler-Henderson Rings Out the BMW M3 GTS 11
Apr
Posted by Larry in Automotive, BMW, BMW M3, BMW M3 GTS, Fifth Gear, video on 04 11th, 2011

If you ever wanted justification for the BMW M3 GTS’s double-fold price tag, Viki from Fifth Gear is obliged to put your mind at ease in the test-drive video below.

With 444 horsepower on tap directed through a 7-speed DCT gearbox, the M3 GTS is “one of the best cars Viki has ever driven”. Check out the exclusive review and test drive video of Viki ‘woman-handling’ the BMW M3 GTS around a damp track.



Video: Fifth Gear Test Drives Pagani Zonda R 29
Oct
Posted by Larry in Automotive, Fifth Gear, Pagani, Pagani Zonda, Pagani Zonda R, video on 10 29th, 2010

The Pagani Zonda is a marvel and in race-car trim and form, Zonda R version, it is a dream. Tiff Needell from Fifth Gear takes the Pagani Zonda R out for a spin. The Zonda R already posted a record-setting lap around the Nordschleife track at Nurburgring of 6 minutes 47.5 seconds. In the video below Tiff struggles to keep his composure while pushing the Pagani Zonda R around a race track. Enjoy!



Pagani Zonda R Super Track Car – Exhilarating Ride 29
Oct
Posted by Alex Ion in Automotive News, Fifth Gear, Nurburgring, Pagani Zonda R, Super car news, Virtual Rides on 10 29th, 2010

A recent episode of the popular, long-running British television motor show, Fifth Gear featured the Pagani Zonda R super track car, which was checked out for speed via a test drive. To start off, the car is a beauty to behold, and the outstanding performance that was exhibited through the program makes this one vehicle that speed freaks will absolutely need to have.

Expertly driven by a host who used to be a professional race driver, the Zonda R had its limits tested. And with style and form, it held its own to come out distinctively as a class act – decisively occupying a space that no one else dares encroach upon.

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The vehicle has recently posted record lap times of 6 minutes 47.5 seconds for the 20.8 km Nordschleife track at the Nurburgring.
Here’s the video for you.



Fifth Gear Video: BMW E92 M3 vs. Mercedes Benz C63 AMG 13
Oct
Posted by Darryl in Automotive, BMW, BMW M3, Fifth Gear, Mercedes Benz, Mercedes Benz C63 AMG, video on 10 13th, 2010

Have the tables turned when you put the current BMW M3 against its long-time rivalry, the Mercedes Benz C63 AMG? Fifth Gear puts them to the test AGAIN to find out which one comes out on top when each is fitted with its “extra” performance packages.

Check out the video below. Enjoy!



Video: Fifth Gear’s Tiff Needell Reviews Lexus LFA 22
Jul
Posted by Larry in Automotive, Fifth Gear, LEXUS, Lexus LF-A, video on 07 22nd, 2010

Tiff Needell from Fifth Gear reviews the Lexus LFA and attempts figure out why the LFA costs so much. Is it worth every penny? If its, Tiff will tell and show you why. Check out his exclusive test drive and review of the new Lexus LFA in Fifth Gear’s Season 17 episode 6 below. Enjoy!

[source: Teamspeed via Youtube]







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