Eagle’s Low Drag GT is based on the Jaguar E-Type and only three models were built in the 60s. Now the Low Drag GT is making a return, and it still stays true to most of its values. It also improves everything there is to do on the car.
EVO’s Henry Catchpole got some wheel time for the car, and this roofed version is pretty unique compared to its open top variant.
Catchpole praises the 4.7-liter aluminum block straight-six with close to 400 hp that only has under 1,100 kg to push around (helped by the slippery shape too) – sixty comes up in around 4.5 seconds and top speed is rated at 280 km/h (175 mph).
Just a few years ago, the majority of cars were manuals. Automatic gearboxes were seriously expensive and a luxury only the wealthy could afford. Over time, as with so many other things, prices came down, and automatic cars went mainstream, especially in the US. Today, most people drive an automatic, something that was unthinkable forty years ago, just like it was unthinkable that most people would have airbags. But it happened, nonetheless. Read more
It’s a sad fact that car accidents are very common all around the world, and one of the leading causes of death, even in developed nations. It’s also an unfortunate fact that the large majority of traffic collisions are caused by human error in some way. While most people will stick to road laws and drive carefully, there’s no such thing as a perfect driver. Here are some of the most common causes of car accidents, and how you can avoid them. Read more
Being a pickup truck owner doesn’t make you that much different to people that own cars, for example. You both drive mechanical objects on wheels, and you all have to maintain and repair your vehicles. Read more