What I wanted to know was simple: how to drive a manual without breaking it, since repairs are expensive. I got a lot of different answers from a lot of different people — some of it seemed to make sense, some didn't. So I called up a rally champion and got the definitive word on what will blow up your car in the space of an afternoon, and what will keep it running just about forever.
A lot of people attend motor shows to see the latest and greatest in luxury sports cars. However, if you don't care about torque, top speeds or style, there's the Toyota i-ROAD - an insanely cute three-wheeled smartcar that's only slightly bigger than a motorcycle. We took one out for a quick spin at the Tokyo Motor Show... and almost spun out in the process.
In October 2019 Dyson halted work on its electric car project. The Dyson car, referred to internally as 'N526', was an SUV that aimed to challenge Tesla in the EV market. Seven months after the car was canned we have now seen pictures of it for the first time thanks to an exclusive interview James Dyson gave to the Sunday Times Rich list. He also revealed that and he laid down $940 million of his own money to try and get the project off the ground.
A few weeks back it was announced that Tesla was planning on increasing the price of its eventual Full Self-Driving Package. A dig through the source code has now revealed that a pay-as-you-go subscription service is also in the works -- and it's a damn good idea.