Top Gear

Six degrees

Jeremy Clarkson (above) has been making headlines again as Britain's less 'newsy' newspapers insist he's been carrying out extra-curricular marital duties.

Sunday, 10 April, 2011, 12:00am

in the driving seat

1 Who was the last US president to use, in an official capacity, the 1961 Lincoln Continental in which John F. Kennedy was assassinated?

2 Costing about US$2,500 and launched in January, what is being billed as the world's cheapest production car?

3 Classic British sports car marque MG is now built in which mainland city?

16 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Road to Riches

TEN YEARS AGO I BOUGHT A Jaguar I had coveted since childhood. I loved its sleek but powerful shape, its grand image and the fact it represented a feat of once-great British engineering.

4 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Life at the gate

Adrienne Clarkson was an inspired choice to chair the jury for the first Man Asia Literary Prize.

She has a complicated Chinese-Australian-Hong Kong heritage and has been a book reviewer, author of romantic novels, award-winning literary commentator and broadcaster, publisher, and latterly governor-general of Canada.

28 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Spokes on the water

It's a trek to the West Kowloon Waterfront Promenade and it can be sweltering when you get there, but the new harbourside walkway seems an ideal site for a car show.

19 May 2007 - 12:00am

Sports Star

Athletic gear is the best way both to look good and feel comfortable this summer - it doesn't come as easy as this.

16 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

I Know You Got Soul

I Know You Got Soul

by Jeremy Clarkson

Penguin, $120

25 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Cars can prove a wheel rival

Girls, watch your car-loving man on Tuesday. He might tell you that you're his sun, moon and guiding star, but his kind of wonderful could still be his car, according to recent studies of Romeos of the road.

11 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

Critics' choice

When we asked you to vote for the 2004 South China Morning Post Car of the Year, we also invited our road testers to compare notes

Torque of the Town

Your choice: Rolls-Royce Phantom

29 Jan 2005 - 12:00am

This year's model

Ten of the best bodies in China await your vote in the final of the 2003 South China Morning Post Car of the Year contest

20 Dec 2003 - 12:00am


There was a splendid turnout of classics and car-lovers at the annual MG Heritage concourse at Taikoo Place, last Sunday.

2 Mar 2003 - 12:00am



World, 1.10am

23 Oct 2002 - 12:00am