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  • 2015 SsangYong X100 Spied Testing

    Korean carmaker SsangYong has been spied testing a new compact SUV this week, rumoured to be known as the X100. Likely inspired by the XIV-1 concept revealed in 2011, the small crossover shown here...

     

    POSTED WED, 13 AUG, 2014

     
  • F1: Montezemolo Rejects Ferrari Quit Reports, Alonso Denies Career Rumours

    Luca di Montezemolo has rejected claims he could be set to quit his post as Ferrari president. Reports late last week suggested the Maranello marque's long-time and colourful figurehead had dec...

     

    POSTED TUE, 12 AUG, 2014

     
  • Jaguar Lightweight E-Type Revealed Ahead Of Pebble Beach Debut

    If Jaguar told us right now that it had developed a working time machine and trotted out its ‘new’ Lightweight E-Type as evidence… we’d believe it. Revealed today as the fi...

     

    POSTED TUE, 12 AUG, 2014

     
  • 2015 Mazda MX-5 Teased? You Tell Us...

    UPDATE: The all-new MX-5 HAS NOW BEEN REVEALED. Mazda’s new MX-5 has now been teased once in the form of its SkyActiv skeleton, and recent shots of a camouflaged roadster in Japan have also g...

     

    POSTED MON, 11 AUG, 2014

     
  • 2015 Range Rover Sport SVR Revealed, In Australia From Second Quarter

    Land Rover’s hot new Range Rover Sport SVR performance SUV has been unveiled today ahead of its 2015 showroom debut. Already hailed as the fastest SUV ever to lap the Nurburgring, the new her...

     

    POSTED MON, 11 AUG, 2014

     
  • F1: 2014 McLaren 'A Laboratory' For New Honda Car - Boullier

    McLaren's current car is a "rolling laboratory" for the start of the works Honda era beginning in 2015. That is the news of team boss Eric Boullier, who arrived at Woking this year an...

     

    POSTED MON, 11 AUG, 2014

     
  • 2015 Mazda MX-5 Spied In Final Production Body?

    UPDATE: The all-new MX-5 HAS NOW BEEN REVEALED. UPDATE: It turns out these images are actually from a video. We've added a couple of new screenshots, including a clearer look at the front end (...

     

    POSTED SAT, 9 AUG, 2014

     
  • 2016 BMW X4 M Performance SUV Spied Testing

    A performance-oriented version of BMW’s X4 SUV has been spied testing this week, with the new model tipped to wear the BMW ‘M’ badge. Whether or not this new X4 will be a fully-fl...

     

    POSTED SAT, 9 AUG, 2014

     
  • Volkswagen Golf R : 2014 DSG Auto

    August 8, 2014 Vehicle Style: 5-door small performance hatch Price: $54,490  (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 206kW/380Nm 2.0 turbo petrol 4cyl | 6sp auto Fuel Economy claimed: 7.1 l/100km | t...

     

    POSTED FRI, 8 AUG, 2014

     
  • Aston Martin Undecided On Next DB Supercar’s Name: Report

    The first of Aston Martin’s next-generation supercars is expected to appear in 2016, but reports this week suggest the company is still undecided on a name. According to the UK’s Autoca...

     

    POSTED FRI, 8 AUG, 2014

     
  • VIDEO: Toyota Teases Virtual Racing Version Of FT-1 Concept

    Toyota will revisit its popular FT-1 concept for Sony’s new Vision Gran Turismo program, and this new video offers a first look at its plans. First teased way back in December through a...

     

    POSTED FRI, 8 AUG, 2014

     
  • Hennessey Venom F5 Supercar Aims To Hit 464km/h

    “There is no such thing as having too much horsepower”, Hennessey Performance reckons. As if to prove it, the American super-tuner plans to offer a model with more than 1400 horses packed...

     

    POSTED THU, 7 AUG, 2014

     
  • VIDEO: Lexus RCF Chief Engineer Outlines Development Goals

    Lexus is inching closer to firing its new RC F coupe directly at BMW’s equally new (and rather impressive) M4 coupe. The RC F, along with the less bonkers RC, is scheduled to hit Australia in...

     

    POSTED THU, 7 AUG, 2014

     
  • F1: Ecclestone Hails 'Capitalist' Court Settlement

    Bernie Ecclestone has hailed the "capitalist system" that saw him escape a bribery trial by paying the German court a record $100 million settlement. This week, the judge in Munich rubber...

     

    POSTED THU, 7 AUG, 2014

     
  • Aston Rolls Out Key Updates, Daimler Boosts Share To 5 Percent

    Aston Martin has delivered a handful of updates to its Rapide S and Vanquish models, tweaking technical and trim aspects of both. The super coupe and saloon twins now feature a new eight-speed ZF t...

     

    POSTED THU, 7 AUG, 2014

     
  • Sports Comparison : Focus ST, Cooper S, Golf GTI Performance, WRX

    $40k Fun: Ford Focus ST, MINI Cooper S, VW Golf GTI Performance And Subaru WRX Comparison Test TMR takes to the hills around Melbourne to put a quartet of small and (mostly) practical performance c...

     

    POSTED WED, 6 AUG, 2014

     
  • 2015 Mazda MX-5 Will Evolve ‘Kodo’ Design Language

    UPDATE: The all-new MX-5 HAS NOW BEEN REVEALED. Mazda’s new MX-5 will debut an evolved take on the company’s new design language that first appeared with the sharp Shinari concept in 20...

     

    POSTED TUE, 5 AUG, 2014

     
  • 2015 Subaru BRZ: Price And Features For Australia

    Subaru has announced a handful of mild updates for the 2015 BRZ, with the nimble sportscar picking up suspension tweaks, new trim and a few other small changes. The price remains unchange...

     

    POSTED TUE, 5 AUG, 2014

     
  • Range Rover Sport SVR To Debut At Pebble Beach Concours

    Land Rover has confirmed that its new Range Rover Sport SVR, teased extensively over the past month, will debut this month. Hosting the new performance SUV’s unveiling will be the Pebble Beac...

     

    POSTED TUE, 5 AUG, 2014

     
  • Video: Cayman GTS Takes To Karting

    It’s usually MINI that bangs on about kart-like dynamics, and no shortage of videos have surfaced over the years to prove it. This time, it’s Porsche’s new Cayman GTS tearing up t...

     

    POSTED TUE, 5 AUG, 2014

     
 
World Motorsport News
  • 2014 Abu Dhabi F1 GP: Hamilton And Mercedes Take Championship Victory

     
  • 2014 Brazilian F1 GP: Rosberg Narrows Hamilton Gap With Interlagos Victory

     
  • 2014 US F1 GP: Hamilton Extends Lead In Texas While Ricciardo Shines

     
 
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