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  • Honda Civic Type R Production Begins: Video

    The first of Honda’s anticipated Civic Type Rs have rolled off its UK production line, with the Japanese carmaker exclaiming “they R here!”. Three units have been paraded for...

     

    POSTED SUN, 5 JUL, 2015

     
  • Subaru Levorg Confirmed For Australia

    Subaru Australia has announced the turbocharged, AWD Levorg wagon for Australia, billing it as the "spiritual successor to the much-loved fourth generation Liberty GT wagon" and a key additi...

     

    POSTED FRI, 3 JUL, 2015

     
  • TVR Opens Order Book On Comeback Model, Customers Lining Up

    TVR’s first comeback model has attracted more attention than the carmaker was prepared for, but TVR says it’s now ready to put names - and deposits - into its order book. Gaming en...

     

    POSTED THU, 2 JUL, 2015

     
  • Lamborghini Aventador SV Roadster Confirmed - $916k In Australia

    Lamborghini has confirmed a new topless version of its Aventador Superveloce is in the pipeline, joining the hardtop unveiled earlier this year. Officially dubbed the Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4...

     

    POSTED THU, 2 JUL, 2015

     
  • Mazda MX-5: No High Performance Models In The Works

    Mazda has reportedly declared that its sticking firmly to the traditions that built the MX-5 roadster into the icon it is today. That means no high-performance version is in the works, so the 2.0 l...

     

    POSTED WED, 1 JUL, 2015

     
  • Subaru BRZ tS Limited Edition Revealed For Japan

    Subaru customers in Japan can now order a new special edition of the BRZ sports car, the BRZ tS. The product of Subaru Tecnica International (tS stands for ‘tuned by STI’), th...

     

    POSTED WED, 1 JUL, 2015

     
  • Peugeot 308 R HYbrid Enters Testing, Production Future Firming Up?

    Peugeot's wild 308 R HYbrid hot hatch concept looks destined for the production line, with the French automaker's CEO Maxime Picat posting two photos of a camouflaged prototype to Twitter...

     

    POSTED WED, 1 JUL, 2015

     
  • Electric Car Breaks Through For First Pikes Peak Win, Driven By Rhys Millen

    After trying for a number of years, an electric vehicle has broken through to win the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. This year's race was won by veteran hillclimber Rhys Millen, the...

     

    POSTED TUE, 30 JUN, 2015

     
  • First Formula E Series Concludes, Piquet Junior Champion

    The inaugural FIA Formula E Championship has reached its conclusion, following the final two races at the London ‘ePrix’ over the weekend. First announced in 2012, Formula E was designe...

     

    POSTED TUE, 30 JUN, 2015

     
  • Lotus SUV Gunning For Porsche Macan, Locked In For 2019

    Lotus says its upcoming small SUV is locked in for a 2019 debut, and that it should give the Porsche Macan a run for its money. Speaking to British mag Auto Express at the Goodwood Festiv...

     

    POSTED TUE, 30 JUN, 2015

     
  • Mazda Engineer Eyeing Off Return To Le Mans, With Rotary Power

    The key engineer behind Mazda’s success at the Le Mans 24-Hour in 1991 believes the Japanese carmaker should have another crack at the big race - again using rotary power. Speaking with Top G...

     

    POSTED TUE, 30 JUN, 2015

     
  • 2015 MINI John Cooper Works: Price And Features For Australia

    MINI has announced pricing for the new John Cooper Works hatch range, with the price of entry now well south of the $50k mark and the standard feature list now fatter than ever. Set to launch local...

     

    POSTED MON, 29 JUN, 2015

     
  • Lotus 3-Eleven Unveiled At Goodwood

    The new Lotus 3-Eleven has been unveiled at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, described by the sports car maker as its “quickest and most expensive series production car ever”. How quick?

     

    POSTED MON, 29 JUN, 2015

     
  • Bugatti Veyron Successor To Feature Hybrid Power In Two-Tier Line-Up

    The eventual replacement for the Bugatti Veyron hypercar will shock few when it is released with a hybrid powerplant, according to reports out of Europe. In an interview set to be publish...

     

    POSTED MON, 29 JUN, 2015

     
  • 2015 Holden Insignia VXR : Sticky, Porky, But Nice...

    What’s Hot: Technology plus, dynamic AWD performance, solid price What’s Not: Small cabin, noisy, a bit porky, no spare wheel X-FACTOR: Holden’s car to maintain 'showroom...

     

    POSTED MON, 29 JUN, 2015

     
  • McLaren To Add Convertible Model To Sport Series Range, And One Other

    McLaren has flagged its intention to further expand its Sports Series range, with the addition of “two new body styles” over the next two years. The range currently comprises the 570S,...

     

    POSTED SUN, 28 JUN, 2015

     
  • Nissan Juke Sets Two-Wheeled Record At Goodwood: Video

    Nissan has seen an opportunity and grabbed it, setting a Guinness world record for the fastest mile (and a bit) on two wheels. Now you may be asking, ‘there’s a Nissan motorcycle that I...

     

    POSTED SUN, 28 JUN, 2015

     
  • Oh Dear… Mazda 767B Racer Crashed At Goodwood

    Mazda filled the hearts of race car buffs with joy and anticipation earlier this month, when the Japanese carmaker announced it was heading to the Goodwood Festival of Speed with a truckload...

     

    POSTED SUN, 28 JUN, 2015

     
  • Aston's Final DB9: $368k Powerhouse Bound For Australia

    UPDATE: The Aston Martin DB9 GT has been confirmed for Australia. Pricing is listed below: Aston Martin’s new DB9 GT has been revealed ahead of its official debut at this month’s G...

     

    POSTED FRI, 26 JUN, 2015

     
  • 2015 Holden Insignia VXR : Hitting The Snow

    What’s Hot: Surprisingly nimble on snow, very potent V6 turbo, more traction than we expected What’s Not: Snowbound skidpans are disappointingly rare in Australia X-FACTOR: Is this...

     

    POSTED FRI, 26 JUN, 2015

     
 
World Motorsport News
  • 2015 Austrian F1 GP: Nico Rosberg Storms To Victory At The Red Bull Ring

     
  • 2015 Canadian F1 GP: Hamilton Cruises To Victory In Montreal

     
  • 2015 Monaco F1 GP: Rosberg Makes Hat-Trick Off Mercedes Strategy Shocker

     
 
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