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2016 Mercedes-Benz A250 Sport 4Matic REVIEW - Benz's Hot Hatch Gets Hotter
Mercedes-Benz A250 Sport REVIEW, Price, Features | All-Paw Grip For Benz's Hot Hatch

AMONG UPPER-END HOT-HATCHES, THE MERCEDES-BENZ A250 SPORT HAS ALWAYS BEEN A GOOD BUY. But with an improve...

May 7, 2016 (17 days ago)
2016 Abarth 595 REVIEW - Proof Positive That "Less Can be More"
Abarth 595 REVIEW - 2016 Fiat 500 | Proof Positive That "Less Can be More"

THE NEW 2016 ABARTH 595 ADDS A 'WARM-HATCH' OPTION TO THE MICRO HOT-HATCH MARKET. De-tuned "...

May 6, 2016 (18 days ago)
2016 Lamborghini Huracan LP 580-2 REVIEW | One Mighty Righteous Animal
Lamborghini Huracan REVIEW - 2016 LP 580-2 | One Mighty Righteous Animal

THERE IS SOMETHING SURREAL, DREAMLIKE EVEN, ABOUT DRIVING A SUPERCAR. They seem to skate at the edges of impossibil...

Apr 27, 2016 (28 days ago)
2016 Jaguar F-Type R AWD Coupe REVIEW | Cranking Out The Bad Boy
Jaguar F-Type REVIEW, Price, Features - 2016 R AWD Coupe | Cranking Out The Bad Boy

THE 2016 JAGUAR F-TYPE R AWD COUPE IS ONE VERY DELICIOUS CLAM. BUT IT'S ONE THAT WILL SET YOU BACK $250,000. ...

Apr 24, 2016 (1 month ago)
2016 Mazda MX-5 2.0GT Automatic REVIEW - This Auto Ain't No 'Fun Sponge'
2016 Mazda MX-5 2.0GT Automatic REVIEW, Price, Features - This Auto Ain't No 'Fun Sponge'

SINCE THE NEW MAZDA MX-5 HIT SHOWROOMS LAST YEAR, WE'VE SPENT MORE OF OUR TIME WITH MANUAL-EQUIPPED V...

Apr 23, 2016 (1 month ago)

NEWS

Volkswagen Golf GTI Clubsport S Snatches Nurburgring FWD Lap Record

THU, 5 MAY, 2016

The Volkswagen Golf Clubsport S looks like the king that stole the crown, well the Nurburgring lap record for front wheel drive cars, at least.

Ford Focus RS Gets Mountune Treatment With Mild Performance Upgrades First Mods Off The Mark

WED, 4 MAY, 2016

UK-based Ford tuning specialist Mountune has announced its first wave of upgrades for the red-hot Ford Focus RS, which is due to arrive in Australi...

2017 Hyundai Elantra SR Previewed With Korean-Market Avante Sport

FRI, 29 APR, 2016

We’ve already reported that Hyundai will be turning up the wick on its Elantra small sedan by slotting in the Veloster SR Turbo's turbo 1...

2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe - Price And Features For Australia

WED, 27 APR, 2016

The two-door Mercedes-Benz C-Class range is set to go on sale in Australia, almost 21 months behind the arrival here of the four-door variants.

Audi Unleashes Most Powerful TT RS Yet

TUE, 26 APR, 2016

Audi has taken the covers off the most powerful TT RS ever to hit the streets, with the newest generation offering a spine-melting 294kW of power a...

2017 Porsche 718 Cayman - Australian Prices, Features and Specifications

MON, 25 APR, 2016

With the new four-cylinder turbo 718 Boxster having had its unveiling at the start of the year, it’s now the turn of its hardtop brother, the...

Limited Edition Jaguar F-Type Project 7 Now On Sale, 10 Only For Australia

WED, 20 APR, 2016

Jaguar’s F-Type Project 7, a handbuilt bespoke roadster created by Jaguar’s Special Vehicle Operations (SVO) division an...

Mazda Open-Minded About MPS/Mazdaspeed Revival

TUE, 19 APR, 2016

Is Mazda warming up to the idea of reintroducing performance-focused MPS or Mazdaspeed models? Quite possibly.

Ford Mustang Joins Hertz Rental Fleet In Sydney And Melbourne

MON, 18 APR, 2016

Ford fans in Australia despairing at the extra-long waiting list for the Mustang can now sample the iconic pony car much sooner.

Aston Martin DBS And Vanquish Recalled For Seat Wiring Fix

MON, 18 APR, 2016

Aston Martin has recalled its DBS and Vanquish performance models, due to a potential problem with the driver’s seat.

REVIEWS

Audi SQ5 Plus, S8 Plus, RS6 Avant Performance, RS7 Performance | On-Track Blast At The Island

WED, 13 APR, 2016

When it comes to performance cars, Australian customers just can’t get enough of them.

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

THU, 24 MAR, 2016

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 A...

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

TUE, 22 MAR, 2016

The title of 'most powerful hot hatch' goes to the Mercedes-AMG A 45, which packs a phenomenal 280kW.

2016 Ford Falcon XR6 Sprint and XR8 Sprint REVIEW | Ford’s Local Hero Gets The Send Off It Deserves

THU, 17 MAR, 2016

SAYING FAREWELL TO A FAMILY MEMBER, A HERO, AN ICON, WAS NEVER GOING TO BE EASY FOR FORD AUSTRALIA. But a fitting tribute, in the shape o...

2016 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Review | Fast, Flawed... Carrying The Expectations Of An Icon

SAT, 12 MAR, 2016

WHEN IT COMES TO VEHICULAR ICONS, FEW EVOKE THE EMOTIONAL RESPONSE OF THE FORD MUSTANG.

2016 Peugeot 208 GTi 30th Anniversary REVIEW | Deliciously Fast, Deliciously Bad…

TUE, 8 MAR, 2016

WITH THE PEUGEOT 208 GTI 30TH ANNIVERSARY, THE FRENCH BRAND IS CELEBRATING THREE DECADES SINCE IT LAUNCHED THE ICONIC 205 GTI HATCHBACK – ONE...

Ford Mustang GT vs Holden SS V Redline Ute Comparison Review | V8 'Coupe' Showdown

FRI, 4 MAR, 2016

TESTED Ford Mustang GT ($57,490) 306kW/530Nm 5.0-litre V8 | 6-speed manual Fuel use claimed: 13.1 l/100km |...

2016 BMW X4 xDrive35d REVIEW | Heavy Hitter In A Sharp Suit

WED, 2 MAR, 2016

IF IT’S SOMETHING DIFFERENT YOU’RE AFTER, YOU’LL FIND IT IN THE BMW X4 xDrive35d.

2016 BMW M2 REVIEW | A Modern Classic Is Born... Like An ‘M-Car’ Of Old

MON, 29 FEB, 2016

IS THE DESCENDANT OF THE INFAMOUSLY INSANE 1M COUPE – THE NEW BMW M2 – REALLY AS GOOD AS EARLY REPORTS SUGGEST?  The motoring p...

Tesla Model S P90D REVIEW - The Future Is Now

THU, 25 FEB, 2016

It’s a peculiar sensation, driving the Tesla Model S P90D.

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