Digital preview of the new issue of CAR magazine

Published: 21 July 2015

The new August 2015 issue of CAR magazine is on sale on Wednesday 22 July – in print as well as digital editions for Apple Newsstand, Google Play, Readly, PocketMags, Nook and Kobo e-readers. Flick through our gallery above to see some of the highlights of the new issue, including first drives of the new Audi R8, Jaguar's Project 7 and the completely unhinged Ariel Nomad: 

► New R8 driven: an Audi to out-Lambo Lamborghini
► XC90's toughest test: Volvo battles BMW X5 and Range Rover Sport
► Aston Martin's turnaround plan, direct from the man in charge 
► Nomadness: Ariel's mountain-climbing, river-crossing superbuggy tested
► Behind the wheel of Lamborghini's 900bhp hybrid prototypes
► New Toyota GT86 or second-hand BMW M3? Tricky one...
► Inside Porsche's garage at Le Mans: live every moment of their 24hr triumph
► Jaguar Project 7: we drive the F-type that thinks it's a D-type
► First drives: Porsche Boxster Sypder, Mazda CX-3, Mercedes GLE
CAR goes racing - our long-term Ginetta takes on 19 other G40s at Silverstone
► Our daily drivers - Lexus NX arrives, Caterham leaves, Twingo goes round in circles

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By Phil McNamara

The editor, since 2006

  • CAR magazine August 2015 issue
  • First drive of the all-new Audi R8
  • Volvo's XC90 battles the BMW X5 and Range Rover Sport
  • Jaguar Project 7: we drive the F-type that thinks it's a D-type
  • Nomadness: Ariel's crazed Nomad off-roader put to the test
  • We drive Lamborghini's 900bhp Asterion hybrid - and its Tosca evolution
  • New Toyota GT86 or second-hand BMW M3? Let us help you decide...