BMW M340i v Audi RS4: DRAG RACE * shock result *

It's time for an estate showdown... BMW M340i Touring vs Audi RS4! On the face of it, you might think this will be an easy win for the Audi, given it can put down 450hp and 600Nm, which easily eclipses the 374hp and 500Nm of the M340i. But will it be such a clear-cut victory? And more importantly, given the BMW costs £15,000 LESS than the RS4, is it the smarter choice if you're looking for a powerful estate that won't break the bank? There's only one way to find out... LET'S RACE!

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Texan maker's underground survival bunkers are real batcaves

Ron Hubbard has been building underground shelters since 2011, but since the pandemic hit he hasn’t been able to keep up with demand. Based outside Dallas, he claims his headquarters is the world’s largest bomb shelter factory. His round structures start off as corrugated culvert pipe, but once finished off resemble an RV, complete with toilet, shower, kitchen, dining table, bunk beds, etc.

For those looking for a more conventional shape, he has a square prefab that begins as sheet metal (reinforced with I-beams and channels), though he warns on his website, “Square shelters can be built out to feel more like a home, but they have a small PSI rating and are only rated for fallout and tornadoes. Round shelters have been around for 100 years and are still in use by the military today.”


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