performance Reviews and News
Honda CR-Z Updated With New Tech, New FaceFRI, 28 AUG, 2015
In what may be the last major update in its life cycle, Honda's CR-Z hybrid hot hatch has been given one final makeover in its home market...
Peugeot 308 GTi Coming In Q1 2016 With 199kW Hero ModelTHU, 27 AUG, 2015
Peugeot Australia has confirmed it will bring the 308 GTi hot hatch to our shores early next year, with two engine variants to be offered.
Nissan Z To Morph Into Sporty Crossover?WED, 26 AUG, 2015
Sports cars - at least those at the lower end of the price spectrum - appear to be in trouble if latest reports are to be believed.
Aston Martin To Offer 600kW Electric RapideTUE, 25 AUG, 2015
With a range of heavy-hitting V8 and V12 engines, you couldn’t exactly accuse Aston Martin of being green (perhaps with the exception of the ...
Peugeot 208 GTi Gets Retro Pricing To Pave Way For New ModelMON, 24 AUG, 2015
Peugeot importer Sime Darby has announced it will sell the final 30 examples of the 2015 208 GTi hot hatch left in its inventory at the s...
2016 Mercedes-AMG C63 Coupe Unveiled Ahead Of Frankfurt DebutTHU, 20 AUG, 2015
Less than a week after showing its new C-Class coupe, Mercedes-Benz has shown its new Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe to the world.
Subaru BRZ, WRX And WRX STI To Get Hyper Blue Special EditionsTUE, 18 AUG, 2015
Subaru Australia has announced the impending arrival of 300 new special edition performance models, all clothed in an eye-searing shade it calls Hy...
BMW M3 And M4 To Go Hybrid In Next-Generation?MON, 17 AUG, 2015
According to The Detroit Bureau, BMW's next-generation M3 sports sedan will come with a petrol/electric plug-in hybrid powertrai...
VIDEO: Audi R8 V10 plus 5.2 FSI Around Phillip IslandSUN, 16 AUG, 2015
The Audi R8 as we presently know it is not long for this world.
Audi Sport Brand Launched In Australia, Demand For Fast Audis Stronger Than EverFRI, 14 AUG, 2015
Audi Australia has officially launched the Audi Sport performance sub-brand in Australia, uniting its high-performance road cars with its corp...
2015 BMW M135i Auto REVIEW: A Beacon For The BMW FaithfulTHU, 20 AUG, 2015
The Skinny: While BMW’s small-car future may be spelled out in front-wheel-drive, the M135i will help assuage the fears of BMW perf...
Mercedes Benz AMG GT S REVIEW: Heart Of DarknessSAT, 15 AUG, 2015
The skinny: A long, long bonnet, 4.0 litre bi-turbo V8 and crushing performance, the new AMG GT S is the baddest boy in town.
2016 Mazda MX-5 Review: This Gorgeous Toy, A Classic Reborn…FRI, 7 AUG, 2015
The skinny: To drive the new Mazda MX-5 is to love it.
2015 MINI Cooper JCW Hatch Review: Stove-Hot Master Blaster LaunchedWED, 15 JUL, 2015
What’s Hot: Terrific handling, entertaining dynamics, punchy engine, keen standard feature list What’s Not: Road noise, a proper LSD w...
2015 Holden Insignia VXR Review: Sticky, Porky, But Nice...MON, 29 JUN, 2015
What’s Hot: Technology plus, dynamic AWD performance, solid price What’s Not: Small cabin, noisy, a bit porky, no spare wheel X-FACTO...
2015 Holden Insignia VXR Review: Hitting The SnowFRI, 26 JUN, 2015
What’s Hot: Surprisingly nimble on snow, very potent V6 turbo, more traction than we expected What’s Not: Snowbound skidpans are disap...
2015 Ford Focus ST Review: Ford's Speedy Hatch Gets An UpdateTHU, 18 JUN, 2015
What’s Hot: Value for money buying, straight-line power, a classier interior.
Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake Review: 2015 CLA 200, CLA 250 Sport, CLA 45 AMG - Practical And Pretty In One PackageFRI, 12 JUN, 2015
What's hot: Compelling style, powerful AMG variant, extra interior space What's not: Not exactly cheap, some low speed transmiss...
2015 Audi RS6 Avant and RS7 Review: Comfort, Grunt, And Timeless StyleTHU, 14 MAY, 2015
What’s Hot: Glorious exhaust noise, torque-laden rush, immense road presence.
2015 Mercedes-AMG S 63 Coupe Review: Monstrous Power, Monstrous Performance... Monstrous PriceTUE, 12 MAY, 2015
What’s Hot: Utterly seamless performance, stunningly handsome good looks, superb interior presentation.