Years ago I used to be pretty scornful of those who refused to accept that the world was changing. I can remember people saying that catalytic converters would ruin car engines and that the rise of diesel would consign us to a smelly, rattly future. Speed cameras meant we’d never be able to enjoy driving again and the need to ensure decent crash performance would mean cars would only go on getting heavier.
Thank Frankel it's Friday: Can I be won over by electric cars?
- The Fiat Panda is the best small car of the last generation – Thank Frankel it’s Friday
- Jean Rondeau, the self‑made Le Mans conqueror – Thank Frankel it’s Friday
- Remembering Hans Mezger, the greatest engine designer of all time – Thank Frankel it’s Friday
- Bye‑bye Bentley Mulsanne – Thank Frankel it’s Friday