Welcome to our 2019 Continental Black Chili Driving Expertise dwell weblog. We’re heading to the south of France, accompanied by 24 Autocar readers who’ve gained the possibility to take the highway journey of a lifetime.
Over the following three days, they’ll deal with a few of Europe’s most lovely and difficult roads in 12 wonderful efficiency automobiles – all in a quest to study Continental’s vary of ultra-high-performance tyres, and its ultra-grippy Black Chili compound.
However, earlier than we hit the highway, you in all probability need to understand how we selected our drivers. Try our behind-the-scenes video of the action-packed qualifying day at Mercedes-Benz World to study extra.
Comply with our dwell weblog this week
Our journey throughout the south of France begins on Monday morning, with a route that takes within the iconic Route Napoleon, the beautiful Gorges du Verdon, the twisty clifftop roads of the Col de Vaumale and the gorgeous Corniche d’Or coastal highway.
Our Autocar readers will probably be on the wheel of some wonderful automobiles – the Mercedes-Benz C43 AMG, the Audi RS3, the Jaguar I-PACE, the Ford Mustang GT, the Porsche Boxster and the BMW M240i. And, on the best way, we’ll be studying loads about what makes Continental’s ultra-high-performance tyres tick.
So, ensure you examine again right here on Monday morning to comply with all of the motion.
To search out out extra about Continental’s high-performance tyres and its Black Chili compound, head to continental-tyres.co.uk/automobile/