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Enthusiast News and Reviews

2017 Mercedes-AMG GT R Flagship Unveiled Ahead Of International Debut

although its development took place at the nurburgring, britain’s brooklands circuit played host to the unveiling of the 2017 mercedes-amg gt r, the new performance halo for mercedes-benz’...

POSTED TODAY

2017 Porsche Panamera Turbo Makes Early Appearance Online

official confirmation is less than a week away, but the 2017 porsche panamera is so excited to see its adoring fans that it has broken cover early. these first images come courtesy of motor1,...

POSTED TODAY

2016 Subaru Levorg - Prices, Features and Specifications

seven years after the departure of the liberty gt wagon, subaru australia finally has another turbocharged all-paw performance load-lugger in showrooms - the levorg. launching locally this week, th...

POSTED YESTERDAY

2016 Subaru Levorg REVIEW: The Rex With A Bigger Booty

from the company that makes wagons better than most, comes the next logical thing – the 2016 subaru levorg, a wrx with a wagon back. it’s fast, naturally, solid as the pyramids, and han...

POSTED YESTERDAY

Mazda Previews G-Vectoring Control Handling System

mazda has now unveiled its g-vectoring control system - a handling aid that aims to make racecar-like cornering precision something that every driver can enjoy. developed over an eight-year period,...

POSTED YESTERDAY

Pikes Peak - Honda NSX EV Unveiled For 2016 Event

honda’s already-strong presence at this year’s pikes peak international hill climb has been boosted with the official unveiling of its nsx supercar-inspired ev concept. called, not surp...

POSTED TUE, 21 JUN, 2016

2016 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Coupe REVIEW | Better Balanced, Great Price

no question, the local arrival of the 2016 ford mustang range caused a stampede. in the first five months of this year no less than 2117 ‘stangs bolted out the gate, out of ford showro...

POSTED MON, 20 JUN, 2016

Goodwood Festival Of Speed - Mazda MX-5 Icon Edition To Be Unveiled

mazda has dusted off the icon badge once again for its mx-5 roadster, with a new mx-5 icon to be unveiled at the goodwood festival of speed. sporting soul red highlights on the door mirrors, front...

POSTED MON, 20 JUN, 2016

Le Mans 2016 - Toyota Falls Four Minutes Short As Porsche Claims Unlikely Victory

porsche has claimed victory in the le mans 24-hour classic for 2016, after snatching the lead from toyota with just four minutes of racing remaining. falling just short of a hollywood script, toyot...

POSTED MON, 20 JUN, 2016

Aston Martin DB11 Makes Australian Debut - Priced From $428,023

aston martin describes it as its most important car since the db9 of 2003, and now the all-new db11 has arrived in australia. well, we say ‘arrived’, but just a single example of the st...

POSTED SAT, 18 JUN, 2016

2016 MINI Cooper S Convertible REVIEW | Price slashed, But Fun-Factor Intact

while image is everything to the 2016 mini cooper s convertible, performance hasn't been neglected. it’s that balance of cheeky style and brattish handling that sets mini apart from...

POSTED FRI, 17 JUN, 2016

2016 Hyundai Veloster Street Turbo Special Edition Launched In Australia

hyundai australia has announced the arrival of the veloster street turbo special edition, packing a sportier style inside and out plus $3000 worth of extra equipment over the veloster sr+ that it&rsqu...

POSTED FRI, 17 JUN, 2016

Ford Focus RS Waiting List Explodes, Pre-2018 Delivery No Sure Thing

despite still being a month away from its local launch, the second-generation ford focus rs has already sold out for 2016 and is on the cusp of selling out for 2017 as well. due to launch on july 1...

POSTED THU, 16 JUN, 2016

MINI Unveils Track-Ready John Cooper Works Challenge

mini has taken its driving-fun ethos another step further with the introduction of its latest john cooper works challenge, a cranked up mini jcw designed to feel at home on the racetrack as it does on...

POSTED THU, 16 JUN, 2016

2016 Maserati Quattroporte Update Revealed Overseas

the covers have come off the 2016 maserati quattroporte, heralding a mild exterior update but with a more comprehensive rework of interior and safety systems.  the restyle sees a new...

POSTED TUE, 14 JUN, 2016

2016 Porsche 718 Boxster REVIEW - For The Singular Purpose Of "Going Fast"

yep, the porsche boxter is turbocharged and has just four cylinders now. but no, neither of these things are new for porsche. granted, it’s been a while since we’ve seen a tur...

POSTED TUE, 14 JUN, 2016

Audi Q2 To Spawn Performance-Focused SQ2 Variant - Report

due to be released in europe this november, the audi q2 will be the first-ever compact suv fielded by the german luxury marque in its 47-year history. pitched as a high-riding companion to the audi...

POSTED MON, 13 JUN, 2016

McLaren Preparing 650S Successor For 2017 Debut

although hardly out of date, having debuted in 2014, development work on a successor to the mclaren 650s is well under way, with reports that a new generation car will make its public debut early in 2...

POSTED MON, 13 JUN, 2016

MINI Cooper JCW Manual REVIEW - All The 'Snap, Crackle, and Pop' For The True Enthusiast

there is no shortage of editorials lamenting the demise of the manual transmission. and no shortage of driving enthusiasts singing from the same song sheet.  but i’m not about to ad...

POSTED SUN, 12 JUN, 2016

Audi R8 5.2 FSI V10 Plus Coupe REVIEW | Monumentally Quick, Audi’s Fastest

how great is this? the new second-generation audi r8 v10 plus in full flight on the monaro high plains… are these the best driving roads in australia (when not snow-bound)? and is this the...

POSTED FRI, 10 JUN, 2016