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The skinny: When the new Polo GTI arrived in 2011 it lacked one vital element that purists long for - a manual transmission. With the 2015 update not only is there a slick six-speed box but a bigger gruntier 1.8-litre turbo-four filling in for the previous twincharged 1.4-litre. There's also a bit of undercover assassin about the Polo GTI. Styling is more subdued than you might expect from a zingy little hot hatch; but don't be fooled - Volkswagen's pocket rocket has more than a hint of ratbag in its DNA. We love the newer bigger engine and the snug... continue reading
Toyota S-FR Mechanical Specs RevealedYESTERDAY
Toyota’s S-FR sports car concept was unveiled last week ahead of the Tokyo Motor Show, but the Japanese carmaker was somewhat cagey on the fi...
Toyota S-FR Concept Unveiled Ahead Of Tokyo Motor ShowFRI, 9 OCT, 2015
Toyota has pulled the covers from a new coupe concept for the Tokyo Motor Show. With styling that appears to be influenced somewhat by the...
Alfa Romeo Giulia: Just Two Years To Production With A Team Of TenTUE, 14 JUL, 2015
The chief engineer for Alfa Romeo’s new Giulia sedan has spoken about the car’s low-key birth, revealing a relatively simple but rapid ...
Renault Alpine To Feature New 1.8 Litre Turbo, When It Arrives...FRI, 10 JUL, 2015
The reborn Renault Alpine will be powered by a new 1.8 litre turbocharged petrol engine, according to reports out of Europe.
TVR Opens Order Book On Comeback Model, Customers Lining UpTHU, 2 JUL, 2015
TVR’s first comeback model has attracted more attention than the carmaker was prepared for, but TVR says it’s now ready to put nam...
Subaru BRZ tS Limited Edition Revealed For JapanWED, 1 JUL, 2015
Subaru customers in Japan can now order a new special edition of the BRZ sports car, the BRZ tS.
New Camaro Convertible RevealedTHU, 25 JUN, 2015
Chevrolet has pulled the covers from its 2016 Camaro Convertible for an official unveiling in the US.
Alfa Romeo Giulia QV Revealed, Australian Debut Confirmed: VideoTHU, 25 JUN, 2015
UPDATE: Giulia bound for Australia, exact timing still to be confirmed.
Alfa Romeo 4C Spider In Australia From NovemberFRI, 19 JUN, 2015
The new Alfa Romeo 4C coupe, only recently launched in Australia, will soon be joined in local showrooms by the even fresher 4C Spider.
Renault Sandero RS RevealedFRI, 19 JUN, 2015
Renault’s luke-warm Sandero RS sports hatch has surfaced today, making its official debut ahead of an overseas launch set for early 2016.
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.
2015 Hyundai Veloster SR Turbo Review: The 'Stand Apart' Three-Door CoupeFRI, 22 MAY, 2015
What's hot: 'Smart as' three-door packaging, zesty turbo, nicely trimmed, good on-road comfort.
Ford Focus ST Review 2015: The Well-Mannered Rat-Pack BratTHU, 7 MAY, 2015
What's hot: Fabulous grip, hot-hatch performance, comfortable on-road, superb seats.
2015 Audi TT Quattro S tronic Sport Review: The TT 'Mans Up'THU, 23 APR, 2015
What's Hot: Beautiful interior presentation, rorty engine, AWD grip, leading-edge cabin technology.
2015 Volkswagen Polo GTI Review: Transmissions On The Right FrequencyTHU, 16 APR, 2015
What’s Hot: A manual option at last, big power increase, infotainment upgrade.
2015 Ferrari 458 Speciale ReviewFRI, 20 MAR, 2015
What's Hot: Spine-tingling sound, visceral steering, sublime drivetrain, immersive drive experience, just about everything. What's N...
Renault Megane RS 275 Review: 2015 Trophy Limited EditionSAT, 14 MAR, 2015
What's Hot: Prodigious ability to get power to the road, exceptional handling.
Mercedes-AMG C63 S Review: Take No PrisonersTUE, 24 FEB, 2015
What's hot: A serious track-spec Q car with big back seats and a boot (and an immense sound).
BMW 2 Series Coupe Review: 2015 228i Sport LineMON, 23 FEB, 2015
Vehicle Style: 2-door luxury coupe Price: $64,400 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 180kW/350Nm 2.0 turbo petrol 4cyl | 8sp auto Fuel Ec...