The Evo 6 “Resto Mod”

Lenspeed went on a regular stroll to shrug off the pandemic blues, and was pleasantly surprised to…

December 1, 2021

Revolution Time: Mk7.5 Golf GTI review

Mk7.5 brings further refinements to the iconic hot hatch

November 25, 2018

Hyundai Kona 1.0T review: Mighty Value

Hyundai's new compact SUV is an accomplished piece of kit

June 1, 2018

No Small Feat: VW Golf 1.0 TSI review

Smallest Golf has a great engine, but is it still a class leader?

May 19, 2018

Rugger Veedubber: Tiguan R-Line

We take VW's latest compact SUV out for a spin to get Priuses out of the overtaking lane

January 9, 2018

Family in commerce

Volkswagen replaced goods for people in the new people's Caddy

May 13, 2017

Volkswagen Passat Variant 2.0 TSI review: A cruise liner with agility

We danced with the Passat Variant up to Malacca, and came back charmed

September 7, 2016

Easy does it: BMW R nineT

Retro is in! But is it more than just looks?

July 26, 2016

Some Variety is good: Golf Variant 1.4 TSI

What's a class-leading Golf like as a hatchback? Even better...

July 24, 2016

Reporting from Tokyo: Not even a century would age this

Fancy old-world Japanese luxury charm? Look no further than a Toyota Century

May 18, 2016

MINI John Cooper Works: A Huge Punch

We think this one packs a huge punch. Is MINI back?

March 10, 2016

BMW X1 review: Urban Front Runner

Lenspeed takes the BMW X1 out, the first FWD BMW it's ever tried... How did we like it?

February 9, 2016

Volkswagen Passat (B8) 1.8 TSI: A class leader

Volkswagen's new MQB-formed B8 Passat is put through its paces

January 1, 2016

Infiniti Q50 2.0T Sport: Sporting Luxury

The most sellable Infiniti ever on Singapore shores arrives. Is this better than a German compact saloon?

December 31, 2015

Volvo S80: Ageing gracefully

We take the Volvo S80 for a spin, before its successor takes over...

December 29, 2015

Quick spin: FD Honda Civic 1.8 Manual

Six more months of COE to go. How did it hold up?

November 6, 2015

Driven: Suzuki Solio

Is there a better city car than the Suzuki Solio? Every argument seems weak against it...

August 22, 2015

Driven: VW Scirocco 1.4 TSI

Thoroughly competent coupe takes to the open roads in Singapore

August 6, 2015

Experiencing the ‘86’ lineage at SMMT

Our UK correspondent shares his experience driving the vintage AE 86 and the modern-day GT 86!

July 4, 2015

Urban (Friendly) Warrior: BMW K1300R Review

We ride BMW's flagship urban road bike - the K1300R

May 17, 2015

Quick spin: Aston Martin Vanquish (Touchtronic III)

We drive one of the most beautiful GTs in the world, and one of the best too

May 14, 2015

Quick spin: BMW 220i Cabriolet

A hefty car would not make the cut at Lenspeed. But...

April 30, 2015

Itsy Bitsy Spider has a Sting

We drive Alfa's most exciting product in recent memory

April 23, 2015

Clever and safe: Volvo S60 T5

Lenspeed takes the most powerful Volvo S60 variant out for a spin

April 28, 2015

Time warp into the future

Lenspeed takes the revolutionary i3 out for a test drive

April 6, 2015

Oil-burners vie for supremacy

Lenspeed takes out the diligent Caddy out for a spin and finds out if it's better than a diesel car

February 17, 2015

A thoroughly contemporary Swede

By The Lenspeed Team There are a few brands out there known for building desirable wagons. One is Audi…

December 24, 2014

Eco Challenge: VW Polo 1.2TSI

Lenspeed covers 350km in two days in Singapore. Where on earth did we go?

December 19, 2014

All’s the world a turbo – Clio 200 v Clio 200 Turbo

We drive the Clio 200 Turbo back to back with our ex-staffer Clio 200 Cup, and here are our thoughts

December 13, 2014

Reality check – Renault Clio R.S.

Does this Renaultsport make sense on paper?

August 30, 2014

Wall-E, meet Drive-E

Volvo's XC60 T5 Drive-E has enough technology to rival Wall-E

August 29, 2014

The Simple Plan

Can Volkswagen’s Golf in base spec trim deliver more miles for the money in its bid to capture mass-market appeal?

July 16, 2014

Fiesty utilitarians: Touran 1.4 TSI & Touran 1.6 TDI

We discover twins that rewrite the rules of utilitarian transport

July 5, 2014


Lenspeed gets its hands on Volkswagen’s most potent Golf R

June 23, 2014


Lenspeed takes the 330km/h V12 Vantage S out for a spin

June 1, 2014

Torque of the Town

We explore two diesel engines for two very different purposes

April 26, 2014

Illogical excellence: Ferrari 458 Italia review

Some things in life don’t need any explanation. They are, quite often, usually great things...

April 10, 2014

The Grand Dame: 1967 Mercedes-Benz 250S (W108) Quick Drive

Following the end of World War II, West Germany underwent an incredible economic expansion that brought ...

April 18, 2014

Revisited: 2008 Porsche 997.1 GT3

Lenspeed's first taste of the Porsche 911 GT3. Read on!

August 9, 2013

5 For Fighting

It was a cool night after a whole afternoon of thunderstorms. The V8 purrs, relinquishing its slightly ...

July 4, 2012

Honda Civic Hybrid 1.5 (A) Quick Drive

I’ve always held a prejudice against hybrids, grounded on the argument that the manufacturing ...

June 29, 2012

Quick Drive: E81 130i Hatchback

Although being in the UK exposes me to the world of cheap cars and one of the ...

June 28, 2012

E63 AMG Quick Drive

I’ve written down my thoughts here about the car... Next is to get my hands on an F10 M5 for a comparison!

April 18, 2012

Milestone: behind the wheel of an S2000 Type-S (AP2)

It’s rather irrational, this Honda craze. After all, the natural progression for a ...

January 9, 2012

Citroen’s new coming

So this website’s supposed to be all about driver’s cars, right? What is a Citroen ...

January 8, 2012