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Alpine A110 makes Australian debut at Motorclassica event

Oct 12, 2018

The Alpine A110 has made its Australian debut this week, at the 2018 Motorclassica event in Melbourne. This is the first time the new Alpine A110 is being showcased on local soil. And to mark...

BMW M2 Competition laps Nurburgring in 7:52, understeer? (video)

Oct 11, 2018

BMW’s new M2 Competition has been put through its paces on the Nurburgring, in one of Sport Auto’s gruelling ‘supertests’. It lapped the circuit in 7:52.36. To give that time some perspective, rival to the...

Jaguar I-PACE ‘AVAS’ tech provides sound for silent car (video)

Oct 11, 2018

The new Jaguar I-PACE, which arrives in Australia next month, will come with a special Audible Vehicle Alert System (AVAS) to improve safety for pedestrians. Electric vehicles make hardly any noise at all at low...

2019 Mazda CX-5 2.5 turbo petrol revealed

Oct 11, 2018

Following speculation and document leaks, Mazda has now confirmed the 2019 Mazda CX-5 will be available with its latest 2.5-litre turbo-petrol engine. It has been announced for the Japanese Domestic Market and will go on...

Isuzu Ute celebrates 10 years in Australia this month

Oct 11, 2018

Isuzu Ute is celebrating 10 years in Australia this year, after launching Down Under in October 2008 with a dealer network of just 38. It has since expanded to a network of 140 dealerships across...

2018 Nissan JUKE NISMO RS now on sale in Australia

Oct 11, 2018

The Nissan JUKE NISMO RS has arrived in Australia, coming in as the third model under NISMO branding. It brings in more power, enhanced handing, and a racy design inside and out. Nissan’s NISMO range...

Jaguar Land Rover to offer autonomous cars by 2028

Oct 10, 2018

Jaguar Land Rover is moving forward with autonomous driving development, setting a new milestone recently in a Range Rover Sport prototype by completed a lap of the Coventry Ring Road, autonomously. Like many carmakers at...

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 produces 362kW at the wheels (video)

Oct 10, 2018

A video has surfaced on YouTube showing the new Jaguar XE SV Project 8 laying down some numbers on a dyno. The readouts tell us the actual power of the engine. What the manufacturer says...

2019 BMW X5 Australian lineup confirmed, debuts quad-turbo engine

Oct 10, 2018

Initial pricing and specs for the all-new 2019 BMW X5 have been announced for Australia. It will go on sale in November, introducing the first quad-turbo for the country. Two variants will be offered initially,...

Jeep Renegade hybrid in the pipeline, part of electrified vehicle push

Oct 10, 2018

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is about to kick off its electrified powertrain plans, with development work now underway on a Jeep Renegade plug-in hybrid. The new version is set to arrive by around 2020. The company...

2019 BMW 3 Series Touring wagon patent images reveal design

Oct 10, 2018

BMW revealed the new G20 3 Series last week, but only in sedan form. Thanks to a patent application finding, we now get a glimpse of what the new 3 Series Touring wagon will look like....

New Toyota Supra rendered, based on leaked images

Oct 09, 2018

This rendering could give us the best look yet at the new A90 Toyota Supra, as they are based on leaked diagrams that found their way online recently. Some details were found online just a...

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