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Loudest Lamborghini Ever? Flat-out in the bonkers 820bhp Essenza SCV12
Loudest Lamborghini Ever? Flat-out in the bonkers 820bhp Essenza SCV12

RIP headphone users. This is the Lamborghini Essenza SCV12 – an 820bhp, limited edition track-only hypercar developed by Lamborghini Squadra Corse. They’re the fastest most motorsport people in Lambo’s workforce and seemingly the deafest. Nestled inside that monocoque is a naturally aspirated 6.5-litre V12 featuring special exhaust pipes. When we say ‘special’ we mean ‘straight… More

STIG DRIFTS: Alpine A110; is 248bhp enough to drift?
STIG DRIFTS: Alpine A110; is 248bhp enough to drift?

Last week The Stig was sliding an Ariel Atom 4 about, so from one lightweight hero to another, here he is drifting an Alpine A110. At just a smidge over 1100kg, 248bhp is more than enough for sports car performance, but will it drift? Let’s find out. Leave your rating in the comments below and… More

720bhp AMG GT Black Series: is this Stig’s most sideways lap ever?!
720bhp AMG GT Black Series: is this Stig’s most sideways lap ever?!

Ever wondered what goes on at the test track when the show’s not being filmed? Well it’s this. Constant, non-stop THIS. Yep, Stig’s got his hands on the latest 720bhp Merc-AMG Black Series and wants to bonfire some tyres…Want to see more of the Stig’s drifting skills? Check him out in a BMW M3 GTS:… More

STIG DRIFTS: Ariel Atom 4; 320bhp & 595kg
STIG DRIFTS: Ariel Atom 4; 320bhp & 595kg

Yes, The Stig is back in one of Blighty’s finest – the Ariel Atom 4. Now it’s not the obvious choice for a drift wagon, we’ll admit, but with the Atom 4’s new torquier turbocharged engine, The Stig’s feather-touch left-foot braking – oh, and 538bhp/tonne – let’s see just how sideways it’ll go… Rate this… More

STIG DRIFTS: Mercedes-AMG E63 Estate
STIG DRIFTS: Mercedes-AMG E63 Estate

A turbocharged, V8-powered Mercedes estate is a formidable motor car. In the hands of The Stig, it’s a formidable smoke machine. Watch The Stig unleash 603bhp of turbocharged V8 fury, and then rate it below. Want to see more drifts from The Stig? Check them out here: Series 29: Geneva Online Motor Show: First Look:… More

STIG DRIFTS: BMW M2 CS; 444bhp, 406lb ft plus limited-slip diff
STIG DRIFTS: BMW M2 CS; 444bhp, 406lb ft plus limited-slip diff

This week The Stig’s drifting the daddy of BMW M2s – the £75k M2 CS. With 444bhp from it’s twin-turbo straight six, there should be plenty of grunt to unstick the rears. Rate this drift in the comments below and check out the other drifts here: Series 29: Geneva Online Motor Show: First Look: Want… More

STIG DRIFTS: 2020 Toyota GR Supra drifting on the limit
STIG DRIFTS: 2020 Toyota GR Supra drifting on the limit

The new 2020 Toyota GR Supra. MKV Supra. A90 Supra. BMW Z4 with a roof. There’s lots of names for the latest Toyota Supra, but whatever you call it, the twin-turbo 335bhp, RWD setup means it’s great for drifting – as The Stig kindly demonstrates. Rate the drift from 1-10 in the comments below👇👇👇 And… More

STIG DRIFTS: James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5
STIG DRIFTS: James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5

Straight from the set of the new James Bond flick: the Aston Martin DB5. And straight from a budget storage facility outside Stevenage: The Stig. Together, they shall drift – shaken not stirred. But did we hear VANOS coming in on that 50-year old Aston? 🤔You should know the score by now, so don’t forget… More

STIG DRIFTS: Caterham 620R; 545kg and 310hp in the wet
STIG DRIFTS: Caterham 620R; 545kg and 310hp in the wet

Well, it’s time for some more skids from The Stig, and this time he’s got a Caterham 620R. With 310bhp from a raucous supercharged 4-pot and being lighter than your sofa, how well will it slide about? Leave your drift rating in the comments below. And if you haven’t seen Stig Drifts: Mercedes-AMG C63 Black… More