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  • 2016 Porsche Cayman GT4 – Mid-Engined Marvel

    The skinny:  Porsche’s fiercely talented motorsport division has – for the first time – applied its magic hands to Porsche’s Cayman. The result is the gorgeous and grunt-t...



  • 2016 VF II Commodore SS and SSV Redline – Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger

    The Skinny:  Planting the 6.2 litre LS3 engine in the Commodore SS and SSV has transformed the performance. Already quick, they’re now quicker, and throttle response is sharper and more ele...


    POSTED THU, 8 OCT, 2015

  • BMW M2 Spied Ahead Of Official Unveiling

    BMW’s newest M family member, the M2 coupe, has been spied in Germany wearing medium camouflage ahead of its official unveiling. An October unveiling was predicted earlier this year, and that...


    POSTED THU, 8 OCT, 2015

  • 2016 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 and Targa 4 - Price And Features For Australia

    Joining the all-turbo 911 range announced earlier this year, Porsche has now introduced its all-wheel drive range for the 2016 model year. The 911 Carrera 4, Carrera 4S, Targa 4, and Targa 4S now b...


    POSTED THU, 8 OCT, 2015

  • Opel GT Coupe Could Lead To A Holden Attack On The Audi TT

    With a five-door hatch and wagon already shown, there’s still more to come from the Opel Astra, which will wear Holden badges when it arrives in Australia next year. Rumours out of Europe ind...


    POSTED MON, 5 OCT, 2015

  • Honda’s Hybrid S2000 Successor Arriving 2018

    The sports car renaissance continues at Honda, with a successor to the screaming S2000 scheduled to arrive in 2018. Like the compact S660, and the flagship NSX, the new sports car will feature...


    POSTED SUN, 4 OCT, 2015

  • Mazda MX-5 Global Cup Racer Pricing Revealed - Yours For US$53,000

    Mazda’s all-new MX-5 Global Cup plug-and-play racer now has a price tag - at least for buyers in the US. And it’s a bargain, relatively speaking; a fully-prepared racing roadster c...


    POSTED FRI, 2 OCT, 2015

  • 2016 BMW 2 Series Coupe And Convertible - Australian Price And Features

    BMW Australia has refreshed its 2 Series two-door line-up by adding more standard kit and dropping the price of entry to well under the $50k mark. The base model 220i Coupe has been marke...


    POSTED FRI, 2 OCT, 2015

  • Ford Focus RS Build Up Continues With New Video

    Ford’s Focus RS, it’s fair to say, will be one of the most hotly anticipated new car arrivals for 2016 in Australia. But the global carmaker isn’t going to let us forget about it...


    POSTED FRI, 2 OCT, 2015

  • BMW Offers First Obscure Official M2 Teaser

    Fans of the blue and white roundel have been eagerly anticipating the arrival of a performance flagship to sit at the top of the 2 Series range. After months of speculation, BMW has finally kicked-...


    POSTED FRI, 2 OCT, 2015

  • Skoda Adds AWD To Octavia RS Diesel - Updated

    The good news for hot hatch (and wagon) fans is that Skoda is adding an all-wheel-drive variant of the Octavia RS to its European line-up. The bad news is that it will only arrive with li...


    POSTED FRI, 2 OCT, 2015

  • 2016 Audi RS 3 - Audi's Hotrod Hatchback

    The skinny: A rally-bred engine and segment-topping performance endow the RS 3 with tremendous enthusiast appeal.  It is an astonishingly fast five-door - effortlessly fast, eve...


    POSTED FRI, 2 OCT, 2015

  • 2016 Audi RS 3 Sportback: Price And Features For Australia

    Patience has paid off for devotees of Audi’s RS 3, with the new model set to arrive on Australian shores from October. While the first generation RS 3 never made it here, the second generatio...


    POSTED FRI, 2 OCT, 2015

  • Lexus Eyes V8 Supercar Debut - But Not Yet

    Lexus has dropped its strongest hint yet that a future Lexus V8 Supercar team is on its radar. The Japanese carmaker has confirmed to TMR that it is adopting a 'watch and wait' positio...


    POSTED THU, 1 OCT, 2015

  • Mazda Bringing New Sports Car To Tokyo Motor Show

    Today Mazda has announced that it will display a new sports car concept at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show. With just a single dark teaser image to whet the appetite of enthusiasts, the new spor...


    POSTED WED, 30 SEP, 2015

  • BMW X4 M40i Performance Model Leaked

    Details and images of BMW’s powered-up X4 M SUV have leaked in the days leading up to the official unveiling, including specs on the turbocharged six-cylinder engine. Enthusiast site Bimmerto...


    POSTED MON, 28 SEP, 2015

  • Volkswagen Golf R Wagon - 2015 Price And Features For Australia

    Volkswagen’s limited-edition Golf R Wagon has arrived in Australia, priced from $58,990 plus on-road costs. Australian buyers are treated to (and restricted to) the ‘Wolfsburg Edition&r...


    POSTED SUN, 27 SEP, 2015

  • 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe - Iron Fists In A Hulking Iron Glove

    The skinny: Not for the faint-hearted, the thumping new GLE Coupe from Mercedes-Benz takes a leaf out of BMW's style book - the one it used to create the polarising, but very successful, X6. ...


    POSTED FRI, 25 SEP, 2015

  • 2015 Golf R Wagon - Carries A Pack, Goes Like A Scalded Cat

    The skinny: Volkswagen’s Golf R Wagon is available in just one configuration - the ‘unique to Australia’ Wolfsburg Edition, and with only one option available, an $1850 pan...


    POSTED THU, 24 SEP, 2015

  • Hyundai Tucson Gets 500kW Bisimoto Makeover For SEMA

    Hyundai has teamed up with performance tuners Bisimoto for the fourth straight year to produce its latest powered-up creation for the 2015 SEMA show in Las Vegas. Last year, a Sonata was transforme...


    POSTED WED, 23 SEP, 2015

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