Car News

FPV GT limited edition ‘Panther’ to be revealed next week

Aug 09, 2012

FPV has released a teaser image of the new FPV GT limited edition onto its Facebook page. The new model will be revealed next week, and is expected to be the ‘Panther’ model that was...

Video: Porsche Archive Museum with complete collection: part 1

Aug 09, 2012

Porsche has released the first of a multi-part video series which showcases the new Porsche Archive Museum, not open to the public. The museum features a complete collection of Porsche vehicles, including special one-off prototypes...

Walkinshaw Performance Holden Cruze priced from $48,485

Aug 09, 2012

Renowned Holden tuner Walkinshaw Performance has revealed the new Walkinshaw Holden Cruze hot hatch. It gets plenty of mechanical enhancements and increased engine power, as well as a number of styling tweaks inside and out....

BMW M builds a Z3 with a V12 engine

Aug 08, 2012

BMW’s performance team at M Division have built a interesting and fairly wild engine conversion for the old BMW Z3, shoehorning a big V12 engine into the engine bay. We’ve seen a Z3 with a...

Porsche Panamera junior ‘Pajun’ to feature V6 engines – report

Aug 08, 2012

Some more details are coming through about the upcoming Porsche sports sedan. Nicknamed the Porsche Pajun, it will be a junior version of the company’s upper large Panamera sedan. According to a recent CAR report...

Video: Audi TT RS heritage goes back to the Group B days

Aug 08, 2012

Audi has released an interesting new video explaining the heritage behind the cracking Audi TT RS, relating it to the awesome Audi Quattro race cars of the Eighties. In some ways the TT RS is...

SSC Ultimate Aero XT limited-edition marks end of production

Aug 07, 2012

Shelby SuperCars (SSC) has announced one last limited edition send-off model for the Aero; the SSC Ultimate Aero XT edition. With 1300hp, it’s looking to take out the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport. The SSC Ultimate...

Tramontana XTR with 888hp Mercedes-Benz twin-turbo V12

Aug 05, 2012

Spanish specialist car maker Tramontana is developing an insane new sports car called the Tramontana XTR. In terms of power-to-weight ratio, it doesn’t get much better than this. The XTR will be the company’s successor to...

Porsche 918 Spyder production car revealed in video?

Aug 04, 2012

A new video – which has since been set to private – seems to reveal the all-new Porsche 918 Spyder in production form. Only concept and prototype versions have been shown up until now. By...

Australian vehicle sales for July 2012 – Veloster holding on

Aug 03, 2012

The official VFACTS figures for Australian new vehicle registrations for July 2012 are out, and, contrary to what most were anticipating, the Hyundai Veloster has managed to hold off the popular new Toyota 86. Overall,...

Ford Fiesta Metal limited edition on sale in Australia from $22,990

Aug 02, 2012

Like the other various car manufacturers that are also bringing out black-themed limited editions, Ford is introducing the 2012 Ford Fiesta Metal. It comes with more presence and more power. The first thing you’ll notice...

New Honda S2000 successor not a priority – report

Aug 02, 2012

Honda is a bit left out in the rear-drive sports car segment these days, especially since the Honda S2000 went out of production in 2009. Is there a new S2000 successor on the horizon though?...