Articles tagged Max Speed

Page 49 of February 1990 archive issue thumbnail Page 49, February 1990


Smooth Talker LONG gone are the days when Japanese cars had a stranglehold on just the lower end of the market. As they have had to face ever stiff opposition from developing motor industries from the non-industrialised parts of the world together with the barrier of import quotas, there has been a perceptible move towards the luxury and specialist car segment where profit margins are...

Page 48 of December 1989 archive issue thumbnail Page 48, December 1989

New Cars: Lotus Elan

New Lotus Elan? The right idea? When it was leaked that the new Lotus Elan — now priced at £17,850 without a turbo and £19,850 in turbo trim — was to be front drive, there were plenty of Jeremiahs to forecast sales damnation. Despite a full scale motor show launch at Motorfair and a comfortably escalating order book for production that begins to reach the showrooms early in 1990, the press (and...


August 2019
100 years, three cars, one epic track test



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