BRZ DIDN’T BELONG
I’m new to Australia, but I am also an unrepentant car magazine addict, so MOTOR has become an instant favourite for me. And I love the new format. Just finished BFYB and enjoyed it immensely, predicting the top three, but not in the correct order. But I do find your excuse unacceptable for the inclusion of the same car twice. The BRZ/86 made it in because of “grippy tyres!” Really? As expected they finished practically next to each other – as they would. What then rankles even more was the omission of the very special Renault Megane RS Cup. Also, I’m guessing the new cheap as chips three–pot, laugh-a-minute Ford Fiesta ST wasn’t yet available? So unfortunately, as the headmaster’s report has to say: ‘Nice read, good effort – but could and should, do better!’ Jonathan Dymond, via email Thanks for the feedback, Jonathan. The new Megane RS and Fiesta ST aren’t in Australia yet so ones for BFYB 2019. Tough call between the 86 and BRZ – who do we disappoint, Toyota or Subaru fans? It was almost worth having them both there for seeing the
“THE CIVIC TYPE R’S WINTON LAP TIME IS PRETTY EPIC”
1.6sec difference in laptime, down to the tyres alone.