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2015 International Engine Of The Year: BMW Ends Ford Domination
2015 International Engine Of The Year: BMW Ends Ford Domination

BMW has won the International Engine Of The Year award for 2015, with the petrol powerplant from its i8 performance car ...

Jun 18, 2015 (2 years ago)
Infiniti Q80: Four-door Coupe Revealed, New Engine Confirmed
Infiniti Q80: Four-door Coupe Revealed, New Engine Confirmed

Infiniti reveals future-previewing four-door coupe Nissan confirms new 335kW twin-turbo V6 Infiniti’s bi...

Oct 2, 2014 (2 years ago)
Mercedes AMG GT’s Brand-New 375kW Turbo V8 Revealed
Mercedes AMG GT 375kW Turbo V8 Announced: Details

MERCEDES AMG GT ENGINE REVEALED Mercedes AMG has revealed the engine with which its new GT coupe will take on the lik...

Jun 14, 2014 (3 years ago)
Honda's New Turbo Petrol Engines, DCT; Civic Type R Revealed Further
2014 Civic Type R Revealed Further, Trio Of New Turbo Engines Coming

NEW HONDA TURBO ENGINES Honda will soon launch a trio of new turbocharged VTEC petrol engines, in the form of 1.0 thr...

Nov 19, 2013 (3 years ago)
Lexus IS F Powertrain To Change, But No Hybrid Tech On The Horizon
2015 Lexus IS F To Dump Naturally-Aspirated V8

The chief designer of the new Lexus IS says that a high-performance halo model will likely stay in the IS lineup, but...

Jul 12, 2013 (4 years ago)


Nine New Engines, Four New Transmissions – Toyota Gears-Up For Tougher Regulations

WED, 14 DEC, 2016

To tackle tightening global fuel efficiency and exhaust emissions standards and continue its ‘fun to drive’ aspirations, Toyota has emb...

Toyota Reveals New “Fun To Drive” Engine, Transmission, And Hybrid Systems

WED, 7 DEC, 2016

Toyota has revealed a series of new modular-design engines, transmissions and hybrid systems with a focus on reducing weight and increasing ef...

Final Holden V6 Rolls Off The Production Line In Melbourne

WED, 30 NOV, 2016

Holden’s withdrawal from the Australian new-car manufacturing scene draws ever-closer, as the carmaker built its final V6 engine in Australia...

Nissan Introduces e-Power - Petrol-Powered Electric Technology

THU, 3 NOV, 2016

Continuing its push for alternative powertrain solutions, Nissan has unveiled its newest e-Power drivetrain combining the electric technology from ...

Mercedes-Benz Reveals New Family of Fuel Efficient Engines - Inline Six Returns

TUE, 1 NOV, 2016

Mercedes-Benz has dipped into the past to protect the future with a new family of fuel-efficient engines.

Small Turbo Engines Could Be Replaced By Larger Units In Pursuit Of Lower Emissions

WED, 19 OCT, 2016

Large four-cylinder engines, small V8s and turbocharged three-cylinder donks - all have been trialled over the years as carmakers seek the ultimate...

Ford Australia Engine Plant Goes Out With A Whimper

TUE, 27 SEP, 2016

Ford Australia has manufactured the last mass-produced engines it is ever likely to build, but the carmaker is holding off on celebrations unt...

Jaguar Land Rover Confirms Ingenium Petrol Engines And New 8-Speed Transmission

WED, 14 SEP, 2016

Jaguar Land Rover’s new-generation ‘Ingenium’ petrol engines have now commenced production and will be in global showrooms from n...

Audi Celebrates 40 Years Of 'The Five Pot'

THU, 1 SEP, 2016

Audi is celebrating the 40th anniversary of its five-cylinder engine, which debuted in the Audi 100 of 1976.

New Variable Compression Engine For Infiniti Unveiled Ahead Of Paris Motor Show

MON, 15 AUG, 2016

Nissan may have one eye on the future with its extensive electric, autonomous and fuel-cell programs, but the carmaker hasn’t given up on the...


2017 Mazda3 SP25 GT Hatch Review | 1000km in Two Days - Putting G-Vectoring Control To The Test

MON, 24 OCT, 2016

As a brand infused with “zoom zoom” spirit, one of Mazda’s goals is to restore the joy of driving to even its most run-of-the-mil...

2008 BMW 125i Coupe Road Test Review

THU, 6 NOV, 2008

Some things are just plain wrong.

Film Review: Death Race (Jason Statham)

MON, 3 NOV, 2008

Well chaps, yet another hour and a half of Jason Statham’s grimaces and steely-eyed stares have been visited upon us, this time in the form of P...


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