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A generation of cooks seems less likely to be dazzled by sleek lines and an Argos catalogue of electronic goods. Photograph: Getty Images

The future of kitchens looked like a straight trajectory back at Sunday dinner in the 1980s. We were the generation who stepped over the cable for the(...)

 The Toyota Gazoo Racing TS050 Hybrid team of Fernando Alonso, Sebastien Buemi and Kazuki Nakajima celebrate after Toyota win for the first time at the Le Mans 24 Hour race at the Circuit de la Sarthe. Photograph: by Ker Robertson/Getty

Fernando Alonso and his two Toyota teammates Kazuki Nakajima and Sébastien Buemi put in a superb drive to win the 86th edition of the Le Mans 24 Hours(...)

French right-wing presidential candidate François Fillon with his wife Penelope during a rally in Paris last November.  Photograph: Francois Mori/AP

The campaign of Francois Fillon, the frontrunner in the French presidential campaign, is in danger, after the satirical weekly Canard Enchaîné reveale(...)

François Fillon: heading for a landslide victory. Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters

The former president of France, Nicolas Sarkozy admitted defeat in the Les Républicains primary on Sunday, saying “I did not manage to convince a majo(...)

Ford’s Le Mans challenger makes most F1 cars look effete.

A good friend of mine made an interesting comment this morning. I’ve asked my wife for some free time this weekend to sit down and watch the Le Mans 2(...)

The Aston Martin Racing Vantage   during qualifying. Photograph: Getty Images

Each year thousands of petrolheads travel from all corners of the globe to descend on the French village of Le Mans, for what is arguably the world’s (...)

UCI President Pat McQuaid. Photograph: Inpho

International Cycling Union (UCI) president Pat McQuaid is investigating an allegation by Danish rider Alex Rasmussen that he was pulled out o(...)