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Feature Article: 2014 Walkinshaw Holden Colorado Xtreme 4X4 Review
WALKINSHAW HIGH-RIDER AND LOW-RIDER COLORADO 4X4 REVIEW What's hot: Vastly improved handling and style still carries a load What's not: That underdone Colorado interior X-FACTOR: Tougher style and the right handling tweaks from Walkinshaw transforms this tough trade ute Vehicle style: Twin-cab 4X4 sports utility Xtreme kit pricing: 6990 available for all Colorado 4X2 and 4X4 models Engine trans: 147kW 500Nm; 2.8 diesel 5spd auto Fuel consumption listed: 9.2 l 100km tested: 10.5 l 100km OVERVIEW In standard trim Holden's Colorado isn't the best platform out there. Soundly beaten on-road by the Ranger Mazda BT-50 and Amarok. No issues with... continue reading
Hyundai Tucson Gets Rugged Off Road Treatment For SEMAYESTERDAY
Seems the Americans can’t get enough of Hyundai’s new Tucson, with another undergoing a radical transformation for the upcoming SEMA show.
Hyundai Tucson Gets 500kW Bisimoto Makeover For SEMAWED, 23 SEP, 2015
Hyundai has teamed up with performance tuners Bisimoto for the fourth straight year to produce its latest powered-up creation for the 2015 SEMA sho...
Premcar: Performance Falcons And More Rise From The Ashes Of FPVFRI, 29 MAY, 2015
Fans of Ford Performance Vehicles will be stoked to learn that a ‘new’ company has stepped in to take FPV’s place, sort...
Mad Max Fury Road: We Meet Cranky Frank, Chat With Creator James JohnsonSAT, 16 MAY, 2015
We asked Mad Max: Fury Road vehicle specialist James ‘Johnno’ Johnson if this latest chapter is an action flick or an obsession se...
Lamborghini V12 Engine In A... Motorcycle?WED, 31 DEC, 2014
Custom motorcycles can be nuts at the best of times.
Hamann Turns Up BMW X6 StylingMON, 29 DEC, 2014
German tuning house Hamann has turned its attention to the 2015 BMW X6 SUV, adding some aggressive yet subtle styling options.
Brabus Reveals Powered-up C-ClassWED, 26 NOV, 2014
Tuning specialist Brabus has turned its attention to the Mercedes-Benz C-Class once again, this time focusing on models with the AMG-Line pack.
Hyundai Teams Up With Bisimoto For 528kW SEMA SonataTUE, 23 SEP, 2014
The new Hyundai Sonata isn't due to arrive on Australian soil until sometime in the first quarter of next year, but Hyundai's US operation ...
Brabus Business Lounge Concept Revealed For Moscow Motor ShowFRI, 29 AUG, 2014
Mercedes tuning house Brabus has unveiled its take on the mobile office, with its Sprinter-based Business Lounge Concept making its offic...
Ford's New Mustang Heavier Than Predecessor: ReportMON, 2 JUN, 2014
Ford’s all-new Mustang will reportedly be around “200 to 300 pounds heavier” (91-137kg) than its predecessor, according to a...
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...