Ultimate Mitsubishi FTO Buyer’s Guide & History

In the 1990s, Mitsubishi was one of the heavy hitters of the Japanese motoring industry. They produced incredible cars such as the 3000GT/GTO, the Lancer Evolution range, and of course the FTO. When the Mitsubishi FTO launched in Japan in 1994 it won the coveted Japanese Car of the Year award, becoming the first sports … Read more

How Much Did the First Gen Subaru WRX Cost New?

One of the most iconic Japanese sports cars of the nineties (and arguably of all time) is the first generation Subaru Impreza WRX. The “WRX” in the name stands for “World Rally eXperimental” and the first version of the car was introduced in 1992. As the name suggests, the WRX featured rally inspired technology, including … Read more

Ford Focus RS Mk3 Buyer’s Guide & History

The different generations of the Ford Focus RS are some of the most exciting hot hatches of their respective periods and the third-generation model continued this trend. The Focus RS Mk3 was widely lauded by motoring journalists from all across the globe for not only being an excellent performance car, but also a great as … Read more

Alfa Romeo 147 GTA Buyer’s Guide & History

As the saying goes ‘you can’t be a true petrolhead until you’ve owned an Alfa’, and if you are looking for one of the Italian marques most mad motorcars, you can’t go far wrong with the 147 GTA. While there are undoubtedly better performing, more reliable hot hatches from the GTA’s era, few were quite … Read more

Renault Megane II RS Buyer’s Guide & History

While the first version of the Renault Megane Renault Sport (RS) didn’t exactly set the motoring world alight when it launched in 2004, it soon proved its worth. Renault’s team of crackpot engineers and designers fettled the car, turning it into one of the great hot hatches of the mid-to-late 2000s. If you had bought … Read more

Volvo V70 P2 (Second Gen) Buyer’s Guide & History

The second generation Volvo V70 is instantly recognisable with its unique styling and practical design. All versions of the car are an excellent buy for those looking for something with excellent comfort and safety features from the period. In this guide we are going to give you all the information you need to know when … Read more

Volkswagen Golf R32 Mk5 Buyer’s Guide & History

The Mk5 R32 is somewhat of a last hurrah to the big engined Golfs. It’s a car with good performance and levels of comfort, refinement and sophistication that many of its rivals couldn’t offer. Today, used R32 Mk5s are surprisingly reasonably priced in most locations and countries, making the vehicle a seriously tempting buy for … Read more