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Video: Skoda Fabia Super 2000 review

Jul 22, 2011

It’s not very often automotive journalists get to review race or rally cars, but here we find a Skoda Fabia Super 2000 review by Autocar. The team was recently given a chance to test out...

Lamborghini Murcielago LB-R Zero Fighter

Jul 21, 2011

Talk about imposing. This Lamborghini Murcielago LB-R Zero Fighter by Liberty Walk Performance in Japan is by far the most aggressively styled, menacing, sinister supercar we’ve ever seen. The first thing you’ll notice is the...

Lexus LFA GTE spotted

Jul 21, 2011

This full-tilt Lexus LFA GTE has just been spied in a garage, rumoured to be at the Valencia circuit in Spain where it is said to be undergoing testing. The LFA GTE is the full...

MTM Audi A1 cracks 200mph with 324km/h run at Nardo

Jul 21, 2011

An MTM Audi A1 has just run 324km/h (201mph) at a recent top-speed meet at Italy’s Nardo high speed test track. Even though the new Audi A1 has only just been released, Audi tuning specialist...

Video: Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG burnout

Jul 21, 2011

All of us at some stage have thought about what it’d be like to throw some doughnuts in a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG. Equipped with the naturally-aspirated AMG 6.2-litre V8 producing 420kW and 650Nm, it’s certainly...

Video: Vaughn Gittin Jr in epic V8 Formula Drift Mustang

Jul 20, 2011

If Ken Block and his four-cylinder shenanigans don’t do it for you, then this Formula Drift Mustang video should certainly hit the spot. Formula Drift Mustang Driver, Vaughn Gittin Jr. is no stranger to sideways...

Video: Porsche 961 driven at 2011 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Jul 20, 2011

Here’s a cool video we found of evo ‘s Roger Green giving a one-off Porsche 961 some stick at the prestigious 2011 Goodwood Festival of Speed Hillclimb. The Porsche 961 was based around the 959,...

Video: Lamborghini Gallardo twin-turbo by Underground Racing spitting flames

Jul 20, 2011

How’s this for a neat party trick? Take one Lamborghini Gallardo twin-turbo by Underground Racing, start it, wait until night time, hit the go pedal in neutral, back off and then enjoy the colourful plumes...

Gumpert Apollo crashes during Nurburgring lap record attempt

Jul 20, 2011

While attempting to set a new Nurburgring lap record, a Gumpert Apollo Speed has crashed into a barrier just after taking off. The Gumpert was being driven by Adrian Sutil, current F1 Force India Formula...

Peter Brock’s FX Holden race car sells for $320,000

Jul 18, 2011

Peter Brock’s last ever Holden race car, his FX Holden, has just been sold by Shannons at the Australian International Motor Show for $320,000. This particular FX Holden race car was especially built for Peter...

Video: 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 rear-drive conversion burnout

Jul 17, 2011

If you ever wanted to do a big burnout in a large SUV, the 2012 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8 is a great place to start. Here we see how a rear-wheel drive conversion can help...

2012 Audi A5 DTM R17 concept render unveiled

Jul 16, 2011

At the same time that BMW unveiled its all new BMW M3 DTM Concept Car, Audi has revealed a rendering of its new 2012 Audi A5 DTM, codenamed the R17. The Audi A5 coupe will...

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