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2017 Mazda MX-5 RF Review | A New Take On The MX-5 Ethos
2017 Mazda MX-5 RF Review | A New Take On The MX-5 Ethos

The Mazda MX-5 has cemented itself as an icon in the motoring lexicon. It has been around over 25 years, holds ...

Apr 23, 2017 (7 days ago)
Slightly Sporty Two Doors - Subaru BRZ v Abarth 124 Spider Comparison Review
Slightly Sporty Two Doors - Subaru BRZ v Abarth 124 Spider Comparison Review

Birthing twins is no easy feat. Surprise or shock, perhaps both, might follow a doctor’s announcement to a couple ...

Apr 11, 2017 (19 days ago)
2017 Holden Commodore SS-V Redline Review | World Class Performance Sedan Waves Farewell
2017 Holden Commodore SS-V Redline Review | World Class Performance Sedan Waves Farewell

This is it. To the catchy tune of what later became a Danni Minogue cover single, those three words used in the advertis...

Apr 5, 2017 (25 days ago)
2017 Volkswagen Passat 206TSI R-Line Review - Performance Sedan Is A Quality All-Rounder
2017 Volkswagen Passat 206TSI R-Line Review - Performance Sedan Is A Quality All-Rounder

In more ways than one the Volkswagen Passat 206 TSI R-Line represents the future of large performance sedans once Austra...

Mar 20, 2017 (1 month ago)
2017 Abarth 124 Spider Review | Badge Engineered, Or Brilliantly Inspired? You May Be Surprised
2017 Abarth 124 Spider Review | Badge Engineered, Or Brilliantly Inspired? You May Be Surprised

For those unfamiliar with the Abarth 124 Spider, here’s a quick overview: Based on the chassis of the Mazda MX-5, ...

Mar 16, 2017 (2 months ago)

NEWS

2017 Mercedes-AMG E 63 - Price And Features For Australia

SAT, 8 APR, 2017

Mercedes-Benz has announced price and specification details for its performace-hero Mercedes-AMG E 63 sedan range which will arrive in two variants...

Nissan Goes Retro For 50th Anniversary Heritage Edition 370Z

FRI, 7 APR, 2017

Nissan is getting an early jump on 50th birthday celebrations for its iconic Z-car, displaying a Heritage Edition of the 370Z at the 2017 New York ...

Mercedes-AMG Reveals GLC 63 Twins In Lead Up To New York Auto Show

THU, 6 APR, 2017

Mercedes-Benz continues its roll out of potent AMG-tuned models, adding two new V8-powered SUVs to its range with the GLC 63 and GLC 63 Coupe.

Volkswagen Rounds Performance Range With Golf R In Europe

THU, 6 APR, 2017

Following on from the updated Mark 7.5 Golf models, Volkswagen has rounded out the range by announcing specification details for the flag...

2017 Audi A5 And S5 Coupe Revealed

MON, 27 MAR, 2017

Looks are not everything, or even the main thing.

Maserati Announces Commemorative GranTurismo And GranCabrio Special Edition Models

MON, 13 MAR, 2017

Although able to trace its origins as a company back to 1914, Maserati is commemorating 60 years since its first road car, the 3500 GT, w...

2017 KTM X-Bow - Price And Features For Australia

MON, 13 MAR, 2017

Track day fans in Australia can finally secure themselves one of the finest tools for the job - the 2017 KTM X-Bow.  Nine years after the c...

Toyota Set To Revive Three-Pronged Sport Coupe Line-Up With New MR-2

MON, 13 MAR, 2017

Iconic performance Toyota’s seem to be the order of the day, with a revived Supra already confirmed and now reports are emerging of a 21st ce...

Porsche 911 GT3 Brings Back The Manual - Geneva Motor Show

THU, 9 MAR, 2017

Porsche's new 911 GT3 has brought hope and joy to driving enthusiasts the world over, with a new box to be added to the options sheet for buyer...

2017 Mercedes-AMG GT Concept Revealed - Geneva Motor Show

THU, 9 MAR, 2017

Mercedes-AMG has pulled the covers from a spectacular new luxury fastback concept at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, confirming it previ...

REVIEWS

2017 Skoda Superb Sportline First Drive REVIEW - Cool Without Trying Too Hard

FRI, 24 FEB, 2017

WHILE SKODA’S 2017 SUPERB SPORTLINE MIGHT SEEM LIKE NOTHING MORE THAN A TRACE OF LIPSTICK AND A HINT OF MASCARA, it’s amazing what a sp...

2017 Bentley Continental Supersports Review | Making Two Tonnes Of Luxury Into The Fastest Four-Seater Yet

MON, 20 FEB, 2017

Bentley doesn’t build barebones supercars, it specialises in performance wrapped in a layer of indulgent luxury.

2017 Lexus GS F Review - The Forgotten Sports Sedan

MON, 20 FEB, 2017

Everything is about the rear with the recently updated 2017 Lexus GS F.

2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo Launch Review | A Road-Ready King Of The Mountain

MON, 13 FEB, 2017

Nismo may not be a household name just yet, but automotive enthusiasts will be familiar with Nissan’s in-house hotshop and its long history o...

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia QV Track Preview | Italian Flair To Tackle Germany’s Best Performance Sedans

MON, 13 FEB, 2017

Germany has had a small section of the performance sedan market to itself for quite some time, but the Alfa Romeo Giulia QV is set to inject some r...

2017 Mini John Cooper Works Clubman All4 Australian Preview Drive | Fast And Fun Meets Practical And Secure

MON, 13 FEB, 2017

Once exclusive to Mini’s SUV range, all wheel drive is now expanding across the Mini lineup, with the rorty John Cooper Works Clubman introdu...

2017 Nissan GT-R Review | Updated, New Model Range And More Power - Still The One

THU, 9 FEB, 2017

Nissan GT-R. Just mention the name and you have the attention of performance car enthusiasts.

2017 Peugeot 308 GTi 270 REVIEW | Peugeot 308 GTi 270 Proves Terrific Euro Hot Hatches Aren’t Exclusive To Germany

TUE, 17 JAN, 2017

Peugeot's 308 GTi 270 confirms what we know from RS-badged Renaults , the French have rekindled their mojo in the hot hatch segment.

2017 Jaguar F-Pace 35t S Review | The Sharpest Tool In The SUV Shed

FRI, 6 JAN, 2017

As the first SUV from Jaguar, the F-Pace is a watershed vehicle for a brand that has already revolutionised itself over the last ten years, le...

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