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Alpina B3 Coming To Australia

The Alpina B3 brings the 3 Series Tourer body style and the X3 M’s (and new M3/M4) S58 twin-turbo straight six to the party. The new 3 Series isn’t really that new anymore so now we’re starting to see the performance versions land. What we won’t see from BMW is an M3 Tourer. Now, I don’t know about you, but I love fast wagons – who doesn’t? – and it turns out Alpina is the company to fill the gap. Shown at the recent Frankfurt Show, the new B3 has…

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McLaren F1 Chassis 63 is unobtainable and beautiful

The owner of McLaren F1 chassis #63 handed it over to McLaren Special Operations and pretty much gave them an unlimited budget. This is the result. I have a proper car crush on the McLaren F1, as regular readers will be well aware. I nearly cried when my wife didn’t properly secure my copy of Driven Ambition and rain ruined the dust jacket. I’m too old for that and almost entirely unsentimental. I have such a crush on this car I bought an E60 BMW M5 because the S85 V10…

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