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2017 Vauxhall Insignia GSi at Nurburgring

2017 Vauxhall Insignia GSi quicker around Nurburgring than predecessor

Oct 23, 2017

The new Vauxhall Insignia GSi – which is almost the same as the flagship 2018 Holden Commodore VXR – has just set an impressive lap time around the Nurburgring, making it the quickest-ever factory Vauxhall to lap the circuit,...

G-Power 2017 BMW M550d

G-Power tunes up the new BMW 5 Series, including M550d

Oct 23, 2017

Renowned BMW tuner G-Power has got its hands on the quad-turbo diesel-powered BMW M550d, giving it a big breath of performance. Not that it needs it. In standard form the 3.0-litre quad-turbo inline six found in...

McLaren P1 fire UK

McLaren P1 catches fire in the UK, looks to have dropped oil?

Oct 23, 2017

A McLaren P1, one of 375 ever made, has spontaneously combusted in the UK, likely torching the hypercar to a pile of ash and vivid blue shards. It’s understood the McLaren P1 caught fire over the...

2017 Ford Ranger Wildtrak-Pride Orange

2017 Ford Ranger Wildtrak review (video)

Oct 23, 2017

It’s arguably the most popular double-cab ute in Australia, the Ford Ranger, if you exclude fleet and government sales. And in top-spec Wildtrak form it is easily one of the most desirable off-road trucks currently on...

Mitsubishi Magna RalliArt

Top 10 fast Aussie sixes – Part Two

Oct 23, 2017

Following on from our part one Top 10 fast Aussie sixes feature, we’ve gather up another eight vehicles that also deserve celebrating – even more so now that Holden has officially ended its local manufacturing operations and...

BMW pickup ute rendering

BMW pickup truck / ute rendered, worthy Mercedes X-Class rival?

Oct 23, 2017

The first reviews are in for the Mercedes-Benz X-Class and the reviewers aren’t as impressed as one would hope. Is the idea of a premium brand ute the problem? What if rival company BMW made a...

2018 Porsche 911 Carrera T

Porsche 911 Carrera T returns, on sale in Australia from $238,400

Oct 23, 2017

The Porsche 911 Carrera T is back, inspired by the original 911 T of 1968. It’s all about lightness and the essentials as opposed to being feature-packed and laden with luxury. Based on the regular 911...

Apollo Intensa Emozione

2018 Apollo Intensa Emozione hypercar previewed (video)

Oct 21, 2017

Apollo Automobiles, spawned from the now defunct Gumpert company, is planning a new hypercar – called the Insensa Emozione – and has sent out teasers to get us all excited. And by the looks of it,...

Last Holden Commodore SS

Last Holden made in Australia rolls off production line

Oct 20, 2017

That’s it. No more car manufacturing in Australia. Following Ford and then Toyota, Holden finished building its last car today, a Commodore SS, at its production facility in South Australia at 10:45am this morning. This was...

Hennessey Venom F5 teaser

483km/h top speed for Hennessey Venom F5 ? Previewed before SEMA

Oct 20, 2017

Tuner and manufacturer Hennessey Performance is planning something big, called the Venom F5. It’s set to be one of the fastest production cars the world has ever seen. Hennessey is planning to unveil the new Venom...

Kia Stinger 2017 SEMA

SEMA-bound Kia Stinger project shows off tuning potential

Oct 20, 2017

If there was ever a car that could be awarded any sort of ‘tuning potential’ award, it’d be the new Kia Stinger. And Kia is the first to jump on board, as it plans a full-fat...

2018 Audi A7 Sportback

2018 Audi A7 Sportback revealed, gets mild-hybrid tech

Oct 20, 2017

Following a teaser earlier this week, the all-new, 2018 Audi A7 Sportback has been revealed. It boasts improved handling and long-distance comfort over the outgoing model, and features an advanced, all-digital control system. At 4969mm long,...