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Renault Megane RS To Offer 220kW And All-Wheel-Drive

the renault megane rs, in its current generation, is held in high esteem as one of the best-handling front-wheel-drive hot hatches available. and there is no danger that the next generation will lose...

POSTED FRI, 1 APR, 2016

Nissan RWD Compact Sports Car On The Ropes Again

nissan has once again confirmed that it will not be building a small, rear-wheel-drive sports car anytime soon. the model which may have tackled the likes of toyota’s 86 and the mazda mx-5 in...

POSTED WED, 30 MAR, 2016

2016 Subaru Levorg Australian Range Details Surface - WRX Power, CVT Only

vehicle certification documents submitted to the australian government have confirmed two things about subaru's incoming levorg wagon: it will feature the same 197kw/350nm 2.0 litre turbo flat fou...

POSTED WED, 30 MAR, 2016

BMW | Mostert And Morcom Claim Inaugural Bathurst 6-Hour

chaz mostert has completed a successful return to racing at mount panorama in bathurst, by claiming outright honours in the 2016 hi-tec oils bathurst 6-hour. in the inaugural running of the product...

POSTED MON, 28 MAR, 2016

Mercedes-Benz GLC Cabriolet On The Way?

as the carmaker with more gap-filling prowess than anything available at your local hardware store, it may come as little surprise that mercedes-benz is considering another new model. according to...

POSTED MON, 28 MAR, 2016

2017 Audi R8 Spyder Unveiled At New York Auto Show

audi’s next r8 spyder has been unveiled at the new york auto show, ahead of a local arrival in 2017. among the big news for the all-new model is its new stiffer chassis, with torsional rigidi...

POSTED FRI, 25 MAR, 2016

Bentley Continental GT Black Speed - Limited Edition Model For Australia

bentley has used the australian formula 1 grand prix to showcase a new limited edition model for customers in australia and new zealand. based on the continental gt speed, the new model carries the...

POSTED THU, 24 MAR, 2016

2016 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Final Edition REVIEW | The End Of The Road

i know i won't be alone in shedding a tear for the 2016 mitsubishi lancer evolution when the last one rolls out of mitsubishi's mizushima assembly plant.   the cz4a lancer evoluti...

POSTED THU, 24 MAR, 2016

Jaguar Shelves Plans For XK Successor

while jaguar’s star continues to rise, helped by product expansion plans that have seen a smaller sedan and the brand’s first ever suv added to its portfolio, the move to high-volume model...

POSTED THU, 24 MAR, 2016

2017 Nissan GT-R Revealed With New Look, New Interior, More Power

nissan has unveiled its latest evolution of the r35 gt-r at the new york auto show today, showing off a redesigned front end that incorporates nissan's latest design language, more performance via...

POSTED THU, 24 MAR, 2016

2017 Mazda MX-5 Retractable Fastback Revealed, In Australia Q1 2017

mazda has lifted the lid on the new hard-top mx-5 retractable fastback, the successor to the previous nc-generation mx-5 power retractable hard top but with a significant stylistic twist. rath...

POSTED WED, 23 MAR, 2016

2018 Aston Martin Rapide EV Marks The Start Of A Learning Experience For The Brand

traditionally associated with the brutal noise and power of big v8 and v12 engines that drink like sailors on shore leave, aston martin is ready to add a green-tinge to its high-performance...

POSTED WED, 23 MAR, 2016

2016 Mercedes-AMG A 45 | Pugnacious Performance And Power in Abundance

the title of 'most powerful hot hatch' goes to the mercedes-amg a 45, which packs a phenomenal 280kw. a veritable supercar among small hatch ranks. audi’s five-cylinder...

POSTED TUE, 22 MAR, 2016

2017 Subaru BRZ Facelift Spied Ahead Of Official Debut

the first spied images of the 2017 subaru brz have made their way online, following hot on the heels of official 2017 toyota 86 images that were released last week. following in the footsteps of it...

POSTED TUE, 22 MAR, 2016

Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe Teased Ahead Of New York Debut - Video

mercedes-benz’s quest to put a model into almost every vehicle class imaginable has led the carmaker to fill a gap in its suv line-up. while the switch from former model monikers to the new &...

POSTED MON, 21 MAR, 2016

Aston Martin 4-cylinder Models - "Not On My Watch" - CEO

aston martin ceo dr andy palmer has nixed the idea of building a successor to the cygnet, aston's much-reviled toyota iq-based subcompact. speaking to tmr at the melbourne grand prix, palmer sa...

POSTED SUN, 20 MAR, 2016

2016 Mercedes-Benz CLA And CLA Shooting Brake Updates Detailed

mercedes-benz has unveiled a mid-cycle update for its stylish cla-class and cla shooting brake models, ahead of their official debut at the new york auto show. the german carmaker describes the 201...

POSTED FRI, 18 MAR, 2016

2017 Toyota 86 Facelift Revealed Ahead Of NY Debut

four years after its launch, toyota's popular 86 sports coupe has finally received its first substantial update. and it's not a modest refresh either - nearly everything has been tweaked, f...

POSTED FRI, 18 MAR, 2016

Aston Martin And Red Bull F1 Partnership To Produce Mid-Engined "Hypercar” - Deliveries Expected 2018

(story updated 18/3 - post media event) what could easily have started as an idea over a few beers at the pub has now become reality; aston martin and the red bull racing formula 1 team have a...

POSTED THU, 17 MAR, 2016

McLaren 570S GT4 And 570S Sprint Track-Only Models Join 570S Range

mclaren’s 570s is one of a pair of ‘entry-level’ models in the british carmaker’s sports series, but it’s entry-level tag is about to be shaken with the arrival of two ne...

POSTED THU, 17 MAR, 2016