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Audi R8 Spyder 4.2 FSI V8 in Australia mid-2012

Jan 18, 2012

Audi Australia is introducing the Audi R8 Spyder 4.2 FSI V8. This is the drop-top version of the R8 which was, up until now, only available with the 5.2 FSI V10. Audi says the new...

2013 BMW M6 Gran Coupe – Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG rival on the way

Jan 18, 2012

BMW is planning a 2013 BMW M6 Gran Coupe to rival the Mercedes-Benz CLS 65 AMG. Spy photographers from around the world have caught prototypes out on the streets testing. (rendered speculation only, by

Lexus LF-LC to spawn two new coupes – report

Jan 17, 2012

A production version of the stunning Lexus LF-LC could be on its way as Lexus tries to claw back sales and regain top position as USA’s most popular premium marque. Last year, BMW and Mercedes-Benz...

Volvo S60 Polestar launched in Australia, just 50 examples

Jan 17, 2012

The Volvo S60 Polestar has landed in Australia. Due to high demand, Volvo Australia has decided to import just 50 of these sort-after performance sedans to include in the local lineup. Polestar is a Volvo...

Maserati GranCabrio Sport now available in Australia

Jan 17, 2012

Maserati has announced the new Maserati GranCabrio Sport; the fastest, most powerful convertible Maserati on sale. The stunning drop-top is available now from $338,000. The Maserati GranCabrio Sport is a step up from the base...

Porsche 550 ‘baby Boxster’ on hold – Porsche CEO

Jan 17, 2012

Speaking with a German magazine, Porsche CEO Mattias Muller has expressed plans for the Porsche 550 ‘baby Boxster’ could be put on hold as the company reassesses the viability of the entry-level model. Porsche is...

Video: Ferrari 599 successor spotted testing on the street

Jan 15, 2012

Ferrari has been spotted testing a heavily camouflaged prototype version of the upcoming Ferrari 599 successor. The test driver gives us some little previews of what the fresh V12 engine sounds like. The Ferrari 599...

TRD Toyota GT 86 officially unveiled at Tokyo Auto Salon

Jan 14, 2012

Toyota and TRD have officially unveiled the TRD Toyota GT 86 at the 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon. The Gazoo Racing Toyota GT 86 is also on display at the show. Unfortunately, there’s no supercharger beneath...

2013 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible Collector Edition to go up for auction

Jan 13, 2012

Chevrolet has unveiled a new 2013 Chevrolet Corvette 427 Convertible Collector Edition and 60th Anniversary Package to pay tribute to the classic icon. The 427 will go up for auction at the Barrett Jackson event...

Subaru BRZ STI concept spotted at 2012 Toyko Auto Salon with carbon bonnet

Jan 13, 2012

A Subaru BRZ STI concept has been spotted at the 2012 Tokyo Auto Salon in the lead up to its opening. It previews a distinct black theme with a carbon fibre bonnet and roof. Full...

BMW M Performance Automobiles to be unveiled at Geneva show

Jan 13, 2012

BMW M has announced it will launch a new range of BMW M Performance Automobiles at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show in March. Vehicles such as the anticipated BMW X6 M50d and M550d are expected...

2012 Audi A6 allroad revealed, in Australia second-half of 2012

Jan 12, 2012

Audi has revealed the new 2012 Audi A6 allroad quattro, based on the sleek new Audi A6 Avant. The versatile wagon will go on sale in Australia in the second half of this year. Offering...