Top Gear’s supercar showdown
Five of this year’s finest supercars, plus some perfect roads and errant livestock. Sound like heaven? It’s certainly close
Posted: 02 Feb 2011
Here we go then. Time to pop the necessary brave pills and just get stuck in, evil weather or not. One road, instant impressions - sometimes it's the best way. There are mountains, rocks, sheep and for all I know an army of vengeful orcs waiting to hurl flaming tar at me. This particular road, the A4086, is irresistible though. Freshly resurfaced, there's definitely grip to be had out here. And even with the sheets of rain and the curlicues of spray, there's enough forward visibility to plan ahead properly like police driving instructors insist we do. But even so.