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F1: The McLaren Honda Nightmare Is Over

F1: The McLaren Honda Nightmare Is Over

The McLaren Honda Nightmare Is Over Well, almost. At the end of the 2017 Formula One season, McLaren Honda will be no more. After three seasons of almost unending woe, the Honda power units are off to Toro Rosso. Honda’s presence in F1 is creating […]

Frankfurt 2017: Jaguar Announces I-PACE eTrophy

Frankfurt 2017: Jaguar Announces I-PACE eTrophy

Jaguar Announces I-PACE eTrophy The all-electric I-Pace hasn’t hit the roads yet, but already Jaguar has announced the i-Pace eTrophy. Slightly cringeworthy name aside, the racing series will support Formula E races. The British brand was the first to get themselves a place in the […]

Frankfurt 2017: RenaultSport Megane

Frankfurt 2017: RenaultSport Megane

Frankfurt 2017: RenaultSport Megane The RenaultSport Megane feels like it’s been “coming soon” forever but, finally, at the 2017 Frankfurt Show, we got our first look at Renault’s now-legendary hot hatch. Stepping to the top of the Megane range, all of the familiar ingredients are […]

Frankfurt 2017: The Mercedes-AMG Project One

Frankfurt 2017: The Mercedes-AMG Project One

The Mercedes AMG Project One If you’re going to turn 50, you may as well do it in style, right? Mercedes AMG is doing just that with what one assumes is the ironically-titled Project One. As always, Project One (ahem, P1, get it?) is pitched […]

The 2018 Ferrari Portofino is here

The 2018 Ferrari Portofino is here

Goodbye California T, hello Ferrari Portofino. A new car from Maranello is always something of an event and the replacement for recently-turboed California T, the Ferrari Portofino has certainly created a heapin’ helping of cheer. Ferrari says that the car is all-new, just like the […]

Interview: Ian Callum Jaguar E-Pace

Interview: Ian Callum Jaguar E-Pace

The new Jaguar E-Pace “I didn’t want it to be a small F-Pace,” says Jaguar designer Ian Callum of the company’s new compact SUV, the E-PACE. At the global launch of the Jaguar E-Pace, design head Ian Callum was up front about the new car […]

Geely To Buy Lotus

Geely To Buy Lotus

Geely to buy Lotus. Yep. Chinese car company Geely is buying Lotus. Let that sink in. It’s brilliant. There’s a few reasons why it’s brilliant. First, Geely already owns Volvo. In 2010, the Chinese company rescued the Swedish manufacturer from the mildly incompetent clutches of Ford’s Premier Automotive […]

What is a performance car?

What is a performance car?

What is a performance car? It’s a serious question that fuels debate on and offline – what is a performance car? I asked myself that question after I decided to reboot the site. What sort of car belongs on The Redline? I had to think long and […]

Audi RS7 Review Video

Audi RS7 Review Video

The Redline’s Audi RS7 review video has been a long time coming. Sorry about that. Been a bit busy. No, you are. Audi RS7 Review The Audi RS7 is an absolute animal. Twin-turbo V8 with stonking power and torque figures, driven through a ZF eight-speed […]

Audi Q5 TDI Review – Road Trip

Audi Q5 TDI Review – Road Trip

To kick things off, here’s my Audi Q5 TDI Review – Road Trip from a couple of years ago. Haven’t done much with The Redline for a while and this is a test post to see what’s what with the new theme. Let me know if there […]