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  • New Honda NSX: Audi R8 Price, Ferrari 458 Performance?

    The Honda end of the internet has been abuzz with talk in recent weeks of the brand’s more affordable performer, the upcoming Civic Type R hatch. You could be forgiven then for forgetting tha...

     

    POSTED THU, 9 OCT, 2014

     
  • 2016 Jaguar XF Spied Testing

    Did you hear the one about the fella who pulled into a McDonald's drive-through in his new Jaguar XE and the attendant asked if he'd like to upsize? Neither have we, but chances appear stro...

     

    POSTED THU, 9 OCT, 2014

     
  • 2015 Porsche 911 GTS: Price And Features For Australia

    Porsche has added a quartet of new offerings to its growing 911 range, returning the GTS badge to the line-up this week. Squeezing in between the Carrera S and GT3 models, the new GTS range will hi...

     

    POSTED WED, 8 OCT, 2014

     
  • Nissan Pulsar SSS Heritage Edition Unveiled At Bathurst

    Nissan has expanded its celebrations for this year’s Bathurst 1000, unveiling a limited-edition Nissan Pulsar SSS hatch today. On sale later this month, the $28,990 turbocharged&nbs...

     

    POSTED WED, 8 OCT, 2014

     
  • Lamborghini, BMW Tease New GT3 Racers: Video

    Lamborghini and BMW have both teased future GT3 racers this week, ahead of respective racing debuts in 2015 and 2016. For Italy, Lamborghini’s new Huracan model gets the GT3 treatment as a re...

     

    POSTED WED, 8 OCT, 2014

     
  • Fan Footage Of Bianchi's Horror Crash At Japanese F1: Video

    Fan footage has emerged of Jules Bianchi's horror crash on lap 44 of the rain-soaked Japanese Grand Prix.  The footage shows Bianchi's car aquaplaning off the track into a tractor bein...

     

    POSTED TUE, 7 OCT, 2014

     
  • Ford GT Returning In 2016: Report

    Ford’s GT supercar, last seen on a production schedule in 2006, could return sometime in 2016 if new reports out of the US are to be believed. Rumours of a new GT have been circulating since...

     

    POSTED MON, 6 OCT, 2014

     
  • Venturi America Super Buggy Packs New Electric Punch

    French electric car specialist Venturi has converted its buggy, the America, into a 303kW road-tearing monster. The buggy itself isn’t new, but the new powertrain represents an 80kW power inc...

     

    POSTED MON, 6 OCT, 2014

     
  • BMW M4 : 2014 Automatic Coupe

    Vehicle Style: High performance coupe Price: $166,430 (plus on-roads) $176,790 as-tested. Engine/trans: 317kW/550Nm 3.0 turbo petrol 6cyl | 7sp twin-clutch auto Fuel Economy claimed: 8.3 l/100km...

     

    POSTED SUN, 5 OCT, 2014

     
  • 2014 Audi S3 Sedan

    Vehicle Style: Small sports sedan Price: $62,200 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 206kW/380Nm 2.0 turbo petrol | 6spd auto Fuel Economy claimed: 8.8 l/100km | tested: 11.9 l/100km OVERVIEW For...

     

    POSTED SUN, 5 OCT, 2014

     
  • Local Motors Reveals Crowd-Sourced Sports Car Ahead Of Production

    American outfit Local Motors - known at TMR for its specially-designed pizza delivery rig - has been crowd-sourcing the development of a lightweight sports car. Now, the project&rsqu...

     

    POSTED FRI, 3 OCT, 2014

     
  • 2015 Mazda MX-5: 1.5 Petrol Confirmed, 2.0 Petrol Expected For US

    Mazda has confirmed that its all-new MX-5 roadster, unveiled early last month, will be offered in most markets with a 1.5 litre petrol engine. Details for that mill have not been revealed (the drip...

     

    POSTED FRI, 3 OCT, 2014

     
  • 2015 Corvette Z06 Performance Detailed: Here's A Hint, It’s Fast

    Chevrolet has finally revealed just how fast the 466kW/861Nm 6.2 litre supercharged V8-powered 2015 Corvette Stingray Z06 really is. With the US carmaker previously silent on the matter,...

     

    POSTED THU, 2 OCT, 2014

     
  • Fiat 500X Revealed In Leaked Images

    Fiat’s new 500X compact SUV has surfaced online again, this time in a pair of glossy new marketing photos. Obtained by Italian website ICS Photography ahead of the 500X’s unveiling in P...

     

    POSTED THU, 2 OCT, 2014

     
  • 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Spied Testing, Could We See It In Australia?

    GM’s replacement for the hugely successful fifth-generation Chevrolet Camaro has been spied testing again this week. On the market since 2009, the current Camaro was first revealed as a conce...

     

    POSTED TUE, 30 SEP, 2014

     
  • Lotus Boss Writes Off Esprit, Talks SUV And Sedan: Report

    New Lotus SUV and sedan models could debut sometime around 2017, reports suggest, but the Esprit badge is unlikely to return in the foreseeable future. That’s the word from new...

     

    POSTED TUE, 30 SEP, 2014

     
  • Porsche 911 Carrera Joins NSW Police Fleet

    Porsche has escalated its association with New South Wales Police, adding a 911 Carrera to the law enforcer’s fleet. The partnership kicked off in 2012, when the first Porsche-badged cop car...

     

    POSTED SUN, 28 SEP, 2014

     
  • 2015 Hyundai ix35 Spied Testing

    2015 HYUNDAI IX35 SPIED Hyundai’s next-generation ix35 has been spied testing again this week, ahead of what will likely be a late 2014 or early 2015 unveiling. Still known in some markets...

     

    POSTED SUN, 28 SEP, 2014

     
  • 2015 Mercedes-AMG C 63: Edition 1 Version Unveiled

    Mercedes-AMG has kept the ball rolling with its recent all-new 2015 C 63 unveiling, adding a special edition pack to the options list during the first 12 months of the car’s production. Fitti...

     

    POSTED SAT, 27 SEP, 2014

     
  • 2015 Ford Falcon Ute: Price And Features For 'FG X' Utility Range

    Ford’s refreshed and final 2015 Falcon series is nearly on the market, and this week the carmaker has revealed pricing across the full range. Along with the Falcon sedan line - and the u...

     

    POSTED FRI, 26 SEP, 2014

     
 
World Motorsport News
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