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New Honda S2000 successor not a priority – report

Aug 02, 2012

Honda is a bit left out in the rear-drive sports car segment these days, especially since the Honda S2000 went out of production in 2009. Is there a new S2000 successor on the horizon though?...

2012 BMW M135i hatch on sale in Australia from $68,400

Aug 02, 2012

BMW Australia has announced pricing details for the potent little 2012 BMW M135i hatch. The M135i is seen as a hatch version of the wicked BMW 1 Series M Coupe. The BMW M135i hatch is...

Hyundai Veloster SR Turbo on sale in Australia from $31,990

Aug 01, 2012

Hyundai Australia has announced pricing for the new Hyundai Veloster SR Turbo. Hyundai initially opted to share the RRP with its Facebook fans, before officially announcing the $31,990 price tag. In the lead up to...

2012 Ford Focus ST on sale in Australia priced from $38,290

Aug 01, 2012

Ford Australia has announced the all-new 2012 Ford Focus ST, including specifications and pricing details. The hot hatch hits the market at $38,290, sporting a turbocharged four-cylinder engine and various performance highlights. The Focus ST...

Opel Corsa, Astra GTC, and Insignia Australian pricing and specs

Aug 01, 2012

Opel has landed in Australia and introduced four of its latest vehicles; the entry level Opel Corsa, the Opel Astra, Opel Astra GTC, and the company’s flagship Opel Insignia. The new models will arrive in...

BMW 520d Gran Turismo joins new range in Australia

Jul 31, 2012

BMW Australia has announced the updated 5 Series Gran Turismo range, including introducing the new entry-level BMW 520d Gran Turismo. Economy has been improved across the board, while power has been increased for the 530d....

Hyundai Veloster Turbo ‘R-Spec’ in the works?

Jul 30, 2012

With the Australian launch of the Hyundai Veloster SR Turbo literally just one week away, word is already coming through that an even higher performance version could be on the way; the Hyundai Veloster Turbo...

2013 Lexus LS 460 revealed, including F Sport UPDATE

Jul 30, 2012

The 2013 Lexus LS 460 has been revealed, showing off a stealthy new design, in tune with Lexus’s latest styling philosophy. Highlights include the big spindle grille at the front, and the introduction of an...

New Kia Cerato revealed, on sale in Australia early 2013

Jul 30, 2012

Kia has pulled the wraps of the all-new 2013 Kia Cerato, after renderings were released last week. The new model showcases a fresh new design, increased interior space, and improved fuel economy across the board....

Nissan GT-R future yet to be secured – report

Jul 30, 2012

The R35 Nissan GT-R has been out now since 2007. It’s not quite ready for an all-new model update yet, however, development work apparently hasn’t even begun. According to an Inside Line report in the...

2013 Lamborghini Aventador getting cylinder-deactivation

Jul 28, 2012

With higher and higher environmental pressures forcing automakers to produce more efficient and cleaner vehicles, even companies such as Lamborghini have to make big changes to their cars. The facelifted 2013 Lamborghini Aventador is set...

Lotus has ‘more realistic’ plans, Esprit still on the cards – report

Jul 27, 2012

In 2010, Lotus announced an elaborate plan to introduce up to six new sports cars. It even unveiled quite tantalising concept versions of them all at the Paris Motor Show of that year. A change...

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