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2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo Now Available In Japan

nismo fans in japan can now buy the 2017 nissan gr-r nismo, unveiled in may of this year. prices in japan start from au$243,751 for the all-out nismo version, while the “track edition by nism...

POSTED YESTERDAY

Mazda Rotary RX Could Return In 2020 - Report

mazda’s rx-7 and rx-8 successor could return before the end of the decade, according to reports from the japanese press.  holiday auto reports that the carmaker will hold its promise to...

POSTED THU, 25 AUG, 2016

Tesla Model X Launched In Australia

tesla’s first suv, the model x, has officially launched in australia. the all-electric suv with seven seats, the largest glass panoramic windscreen in production, falcon-wing doors, and more,...

POSTED WED, 24 AUG, 2016

Tesla Model S P100D - New Flagship Does 0-100Km/h In 2.7 Seconds

electric carmaker tesla has been busy this week, with the company applying the finishing touches to its new flagship model s, the p100d, and launching the model x suv in australia. the p100d sets a...

POSTED WED, 24 AUG, 2016

GTi Versions Of Peugeot’s 2008 and 3008 Could be On The Cards

peugeot fans get emailing, tweeting and blogging because the french giant says sporty gti versions of the 2008 and 3008 compact suvs could become reality - if there is sufficient interest. spe...

POSTED WED, 24 AUG, 2016

2016 BMW 430i Coupe REVIEW | Athleticism And Poise... And Style In Spades

on the one hand you have the ripping bmw m4, on the other the bmw 420i; and in the middle is the 430i.  and, on balance - for price, features and performance - this turbo-charged four-c...

POSTED WED, 24 AUG, 2016

Honda NSX - Right-Hand-Drive Production Begins Ahead Of Australian Arrival

it has been a long wait but right-hand-drive versions of the acclaimed nsx are now in production at honda’s precision manufacturing centre in ohio, north america. first australian buyers of t...

POSTED TUE, 23 AUG, 2016

Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Volante Arrives At Pebble Beach

aston martin has pulled the covers from a new limited edition model at the concours d'elegance at pebble beach, called the vanquish zagato volante. fans will of course remember the vanquish zag...

POSTED MON, 22 AUG, 2016

New 10-Hour Production Car Race For Sydney

automotive companies with performance products will be interested in a new endurance race for standard production cars at sydney motorsport park next january 14-15. announced by the australian...

POSTED MON, 22 AUG, 2016

Nissan’s BladeGlider Electric Sports Car Could Get Production Green Light

nissan’s futuristic bladeglider prototype has garnered plenty of media coverage and it seems the japanese giant is looking favourably towards a production version by 2020. according to nissan...

POSTED MON, 22 AUG, 2016

Mazda MX-5 RF Arrives With US-Only Launch Edition

fans of the mazda mx-5 rf - the folding hardtop version of mazda’s iconic roadster - now have something new to pine after, in the united states at least. available now for pre-order, the mx-5...

POSTED FRI, 19 AUG, 2016

250kW/ M240i Headlines 2017 BMW 2 Series Range - Price And Features For Australia

prices are up but so are the specifications and technology in bmw’s updated 2 series coupe and convertible range which is now available to order from dealerships. the star of the lineup is th...

POSTED FRI, 19 AUG, 2016

Strictly Limited McLaren MSO HS Breaks Cover

this is not a more refined mclaren primarily for street use - in fact this is the much-touted high-performance mso hs model. it’s definitely a ‘track day’ car and technology...

POSTED FRI, 19 AUG, 2016

Perfect For Summer - McLaren’s Variable Roof 570GT MSO For Pebble Beach

here’s the first look at the mclaren 570gt by mso (mclaren special operations) which debuts next week at the pebble beach concours d’elegance in northern california. this is t...

POSTED THU, 18 AUG, 2016

2017 Subaru BRZ Outlined Ahead Of Australian Launch

a raft of major changes will feature when the updated my17 subaru brz sports coupe arrives in australia from november. prices have not been announced but even a cursory glance at the technical impr...

POSTED WED, 17 AUG, 2016

Infiniti Q60 Starts Production – Australian Launch Later This Year

infiniti’s handsomely-styled all-new q60 coupe is now rolling down the assembly line in tochigi, japan and will arrive in australian showrooms later this year. improvements in the plant&rsquo...

POSTED THU, 11 AUG, 2016

Ford Focus RS ‘Ford Performance By Mountune’ Power-up Released For US and UK

in case you find the the maximum-attack 257kw and 470nm (on overboost) ford focus rs too calm, tuning specialist mountune has released its ford performance by mountune (fpm) kit. as the name sugges...

POSTED WED, 10 AUG, 2016

2017 Mercedes-AMG C43 Range - Price And Features For Australia

mercedes-benz has introduced its entry-point to the amg range for the c-class model line with the introduction of the new mercedes-amg c 43, available in sedan, wagon (estate in mb-speak), and coupe b...

POSTED WED, 10 AUG, 2016

Caterham Launches More Powerful Seven 310 - ‘Motorsport Improves The Breed’

you have to love british sports car specialist caterham – when the company had finished developing an upgraded, more powerful engine package for its motorsport program it did the right thing and...

POSTED MON, 8 AUG, 2016

2017 Toyota 86 TRACK REVIEW | Sharper, Faster, Funner… Better!

when the toyota 86 launched in 2012 it took the market by storm: rear-wheel-drive, a slick coupe bodystyle, brilliant handling and an unmatched $29,990 plus on-road costs – it surprised eve...

POSTED SAT, 6 AUG, 2016