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Andrew Birkic becomes new Ford Australia boss

Aug 03, 2020

Ford of Australia and New Zealand has appointed its Ranger and Everest chief, Andrew Birkic, as its new president and CEO. His predecessor, Kay Hart, takes up a global position at Ford in Europe. Birkic...

Toyota Supra could soon get manual option – report

Aug 03, 2020

It will probably be a transmission that exists only in our memories in the coming years, but it seems Toyota could be looking to keep the manual gearbox alive and kicking with upcoming updates to...

Ferrari ‘Purosangue’ SUV prototype spotted, wears GTC4Lusso body (video)

Aug 03, 2020

Ferrari has been spotted testing driving what is believed to be an early prototype version of its upcoming Purosangue SUV. The SUV was first confirmed by Ferrari back in 2018, but it looks like development...

2022 Nissan Z car ‘400Z’ envisioned again, most accurate yet?

Jul 31, 2020

Could this be the most accurate rendering of the 2022 Nissan Z car? We think so. It’s based on the teaser video that Nissan sent out in May this year, and it could give us...

BMW ‘B57S’ M50d quad-turbo diesel production ending in September

Jul 31, 2020

It was sweet while it lasted but it looks like BMW is dropping its impressive 3.0-litre quad-turbo inline-six diesel engine from its range, globally. We saw early signs of this in Australia, with the X7...

New Bentley Continental GT Mulliner Convertible unveiled

Jul 31, 2020

Looking to buy a new car for the summer? Perhaps this is what you’re thinking. It’s the new Bentley Continental GT Mulliner convertible. This is all about craftsmanship and quality. In fact, 400,000 stitches hold...

V8 2021 Land Rover Defender test mule spotted (video)

Jul 31, 2020

Land Rover has been spotted testing a V8 version of its all-new Defender. Where? On the Nurburgring, of all places. But you just know how much fun this is going to be in the mud....

Genesis Australia opens its first Test Drive Centre, in Sydney

Jul 30, 2020

Genesis has opened its first Test Drive Centre concept in Australia, giving punters a chance to explore and sample the company’s latest products in a quick and convenient way. Designed as a pop-up style outlet,...

2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class previews ground-breaking tech

Jul 30, 2020

Wonder what the future holds for motor vehicle technology? The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is usually a good place to start. And now some fresh information has been released regarding the 2021 model, including details of the...

Innovative Mazda3 Skyactiv-X on sale in Australia from August 1

Jul 30, 2020

The wait is almost over. Mazda Australia has just confirmed the all-new Skyactiv-X Hybrid powertrain for the Mazda3 and CX-30 will go on sale from August 1 and September, respectively. Full specifications are still being...

Lamborghini Essenza SCV12 track car debuts, most powerful V12 ever

Jul 30, 2020

Dubbed as the purest track experience ever, Lamborghini has unveiled its new Essenza SCV12 hyerpcar. It’s specifically designed for track driving only, and it is set to be one of the fastest vehicles Lamborghini has...

2021 Hyundai i20 N prototype spotted again, looks fast (video)

Jul 29, 2020

Hyundai engineers have been spotted once again test driving a prototype version of the upcoming i20 N hot hatch at the Nurburgring, ahead of its market arrival next year. The i20 N is going to...