Jason tries out drag racing in Abu Dhabi and Tiff tests the latest model from Ferrari.
This week, Jason is in the mountainous south of Spain to test-drive Aston Martin’s latest offering,
the Virage. The supercar boasts 490bhp and its manufacturers tout it as the ultimate blend of
speed and luxurious design. Jason takes a journey through the craggy landscape to put the Virage
through its paces. Will it measure up to Aston Martin’s claims?
Norway’s Atlantic Road straddles an archipelago at the northern tip of the country. Along its magnificent 8.3-kilometre stretch are fjords,mountains and stunning coastal vistas. This unique
tourist attraction is the setting for Jonny’s test drive this week. He wants to see how the new
Citroen DS3 Racing handles the treacherous twists and turns of the world-famous road. This
limited-edition hot hatch is new to the market andpromises extra power combined with slick street style. Can the Citroen stand up to the challenges of the Norwegian wilderness?
Eighty kilometres from the Arctic Circle lies Lake Arjeplog, which is home to a unique attraction. The
frozen body of water has been turned into a replica of the Hockenheimring Formula One track in Germany, and it is here that petrolheads flock from miles around to try out the sport of ice-driving. Tiff makes the journey to Lapland to see what all the fuss is about. First, he tests out a Porsche, and once he is confident that he has got the hang of driving on the icy road, he challenges former British
Touring Car driver Yvan Muller to a dual.
The BMW M3 is one of Vicki’s favourite cars, and this week she reviews the most exclusive addition to its family, the GTS. With a hefty price tag of £100,000, this stripped-back orange beast is light
but powerful. Can it live up to Vicki’s expectations and prove to be twice as nice as the standard M3? Vicki jumps in the driver’s seat and takes to the track to find out.