TopGear.com’s most-read reviews of 2012
We’ve been privy to some rather tasty machinery this year, and here are your favourites…
Posted: 21 Dec 2012
17. Astra VXR
"Of course, it can still do the loony stuff. Switch it to VXR mode, and the dials glow red, the suspension is stiffened, the steering gets heavier, and the throttle response is sharper. Don't tell May, but we had a go around the Nurburgring in it, and it was epic there - fast enough to worry a well-driven Audi R8..."