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European Patent Leak Reveals Ferrari 70th Anniversary LaFerrari-based Special Project

the surprise appears to have been spoiled for ferrari, with a european office patent leak revealing what could be the next celebratory model as part of its 70th anniversary celebrations. based on t...

POSTED TODAY

Aston Martin Unveils Vantage V8 And V12 Red Bull Racing Editions

aston martin has unveiled its newest limited edition models of the vantage coupe, celebrating the brand’s association with formula 1 team red bull racing ahead of the 2017 f1 season opener in me...

POSTED YESTERDAY

McLaren Announces New 4.0-Litre V8 For 650S Successor

mclaren’s drip-feed of information ahead of the geneva motor show continues with the british sports car specialist announcing a new 4.0-litre twin-turbo v8 will power the second generation super...

POSTED YESTERDAY

2017 Bentley Continental Supersports | Making Two Tonnes Of Luxury Into The Fastest Four-Seater Yet

bentley doesn’t build barebones supercars, it specialises in performance wrapped in a layer of indulgent luxury. that’s why the development goal for the new bentley continental supersports...

POSTED MON, 20 FEB, 2017

2017 Lexus GS F - The Forgotten Sports Sedan

everything is about the rear with the recently updated 2017 lexus gs f. new multi-mode adaptive suspension aims at cushioning the rear of occupants previously knocked around by the stiff, single-se...

POSTED MON, 20 FEB, 2017

2017 Ferrari 812 Superfast Unveiled Ahead Of Geneva Debut

ferrari has unveiled the latest generation of its 12-cylinder coupe series with the 812 superfast, based on the f12 berlinetta coupe and f12 tdf spinoff. under the bonnet lies a 6.5-litre natu...

POSTED MON, 20 FEB, 2017

Hyundai i30 N Hot Hatch Details Emerge - 200kW With Limited Slip Diff

two models, manual and automatic transmissions and a pair of engines producing up to 200kw - that's the first details of hyundai's long-awaited n performance model. as expected, it wil...

POSTED THU, 16 FEB, 2017

Pagani Huayra Roadster For Geneva Motor Show

a candidate for star billing at the geneva motor show in a couple of weeks is surely this open-top pagani huayra roadster looking resplendent in its blue carbon-fibre bodywork. just behind the pass...

POSTED THU, 16 FEB, 2017

Mini Clubman Gets The JCW Treatment

mini’s extended wheelbase, four-door clubman model now has a racy john cooper works (jcw) variant priced at $53,900 (plus on-road costs). it arrives claiming a couple of milestones for mini:...

POSTED THU, 16 FEB, 2017

2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo Launch | A Road-Ready King Of The Mountain

nismo may not be a household name just yet, but automotive enthusiasts will be familiar with nissan’s in-house hotshop and its long history of turning out enhanced vehicles for road and track us...

POSTED MON, 13 FEB, 2017

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia QV Track Preview | Italian Flair To Tackle Germany’s Best Performance Sedans

germany has had a small section of the performance sedan market to itself for quite some time, but the alfa romeo giulia qv is set to inject some red-blooded italian flair into the executive musc...

POSTED MON, 13 FEB, 2017

2017 Mini John Cooper Works Clubman All4 Australian Preview Drive | Fast And Fun Meets Practical And Secure

once exclusive to mini’s suv range, all wheel drive is now expanding across the mini lineup, with the rorty john cooper works clubman introducing all wheel drive grip to the performance hatch-cu...

POSTED MON, 13 FEB, 2017

More Power And Fresh Styling For 2017 Audi RS 3 Sportback

audi has revealed its updated rs 3 sportback hyper-hatch ahead of its public debut at the geneva motor show in march. output from the updated rs 3’s 2.5 litre turbocharged inline five-cylinde...

POSTED MON, 13 FEB, 2017

Five-Star ANCAP Safety For Mazda MX-5 RF

mazda’s hardtop mx-5 rf has joined the rest of the mx-5 lineup in scoring the maximum five-star ancap safety rating. launch of the rf (retractable folding roof) version coincided with mazda i...

POSTED MON, 13 FEB, 2017

2017 Audi S4 - Price And Features For Australia

audi has added the performance-oriented s4 sedan and avant wagon to the local a4 range, adding more power but a lower price compared to the previous generation. although styling differences are onl...

POSTED FRI, 10 FEB, 2017

Tickford Adds Tyre And Wheel Upgrade Packages To Mustang Catalogue

local ford tuning house, tickford, has introduced a new tyre and wheel package to its range of mustang upgrade options.   the replacement wheel package is designed to offer a more aggressive l...

POSTED FRI, 10 FEB, 2017

2017 Nissan GT-R | Updated, New Model Range And More Power - Still The One

nissan gt-r. just mention the name and you have the attention of performance car enthusiasts. the 2017 model year update brought more power, a better interior, and a new model lineup for japan...

POSTED THU, 9 FEB, 2017

Dodge Drops 6.4-Litre SRT V8 Into Durango SUV

here’s another reason to lament the dodge durango suv is not sold in australia – a new srt model. featuring the 355kw/637nm 6.4-litre hemi v8 engine, the awesome addition to the dodge d...

POSTED WED, 8 FEB, 2017

2017 Mercedes-AMG GT R Sets New Production Lap Record At Mount Panorama

mercedes-amg may not have won the bathurst 12-hour last weekend, but the german carmaker did leave mount panorama with at least one feather in its cap. in the hands of german ace bernd schneider, t...

POSTED TUE, 7 FEB, 2017

2017 Bathurst 12-Hour - Whincup | Lowndes | Vilander Win For Ferrari

ferrari’s 488 gt3 was the class of the field on its debut at the bathurst 12-hour in the hands of maranello motorsport, claiming ferrari’s second bathurst enduro victory in four years.

POSTED SUN, 5 FEB, 2017