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Lamborghini confirms hybrid in 2023, full electric model after 2025

May 18, 2021

Yes, even Lamborghini has succumbed to electrification and has just revealed plans for a transition to hybrid technology by 2024, and to cut its emissions by 50 per cent from 2025. Four new models will...

David Brown Automotive reveals Mini Remastered Orselli Edition

May 18, 2021

David Brown Automotive has officially unveiled its Mini Remastered Orselli Edition, which is the most powerful of the Mini Remastered models thanks to a 1.45-litre engine complete twin SU carburettors. It’s a hand-crafted, made-to-order classic...

McLaren 720S Gulf by MSO revealed, celebrates renewed partnership

May 18, 2021

In a special blast from the past, McLaren’s in-house personalisation arm, McLaren Special Operations (MSO), has unveiled a special 720S sporting the iconic Gulf Oil International racing colours. The project came about as Gulf Oil...

2021 RAM 1500 now on sale in Australia from $79,950

May 18, 2021

RAM Trucks Australia has announced the new-look 2021 RAM 1500 is currently rolling off the production floor in Melbourne, and are set for a dealership near you. Over the past few months RAM has been...

Ferrari’s next-gen ‘F171’ V6 hybrid supercar spotted (video)

May 17, 2021

Ferrari has potentially been spotted testing its much-rumoured next-gen supercar, dubbed F171, likely powered by a brand new twin-turbo V6 hybrid powertrain. As it stands, there are very few confirmed details on the V6 hybrid...

Mazda sells 1.28 million cars in FY2021, operating profit down 80%

May 17, 2021

Mazda has proven its vehicle lineup has the ability to overcome some significant market disruptions after reporting a modest profit for the financial year closing March, 2021. Despite production slow-downs, changing buying habits and a...

FCAI supports $2 billion fuel standards overall for Australia

May 17, 2021

The Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) is welcoming a move from the federal government to impose new fuel quality standards in Australia and support a number of fuel refineries around the country. The FCAI...

2022 BMW 2 Series coupe previewed, M240i xDrive flagship confirmed

May 17, 2021

Development of the all-new ‘G42’ 2022 BMW 2 Series coupe is in the final stages, as prototypes are subjected to the last round of validation and testing before production begins in the third quarter of...

2022 Kia Cerato on sale in Australia from $25,490

May 16, 2021

Kia Australia is introducing the new-look 2022 Cerato, and has confirmed local prices and lineup details. It comes in as the first model in the Aussie showroom to wear the brand’s redesigned badge. The new...

200 Ford Ranger XLTs added to Victoria Police fleet

May 15, 2021

The Victorian Police force has given Ford the nod to supply special-built Ranger XLT vans to replace its existing divisional van fleet, thanks to a collaboration between Ford’s Special Vehicle Engineering (SVE) team and the...

Toyota revenue up 11% in Q4, sells 9 million cars in FY2021

May 14, 2021

Toyota has managed to buck the trend of automakers being effectively crippled by both the pandemic and semiconductor shortages, with the world’s largest auto manufacturer nearly doubling its operating profits in the four quarter of...

Genesis G70 Shooting Brake revealed, in Australia Q3 (2021)

May 13, 2021

Genesis has officially revealed the G70 Shooting Brake, with first deliveries of the Korean manufacturer’s first-ever wagon set to kick off later this year. Genesis says the G70 Shooting Brake was designed with “European customers...