Car News

Lexus X Special Edition package for IS 250 and RX in Australia

Nov 07, 2011

Lexus Australia has announced a new Lexus X Special Edition package for the Lexus IS 250 and Lexus RX range. Both the Lexus IS 250 X Special Edition and Lexus RX X Special Edition packages...

Ferrari 599 Fernando Alonso edition on the way – rumour

Nov 06, 2011

Ferrari is said to be working on a Ferrari 599 Fernando Alonso edition which could be the last send-off for the V12 model. Ferrari has been spotted testing prototypes of the Ferrari 599 successor, a...

HBH Bulldog GT concept based on Aston Martin V12 Vantage

Nov 05, 2011

Makers of the insane Zenvo ST1 supercar, Denmark’s HBH, have come up with a HBH Bulldog GT based on the Aston Martin V12 Vantage. The Bulldog GT is inspired by the original 1980 Aston Martin...

2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe revealed

Nov 05, 2011

An image of the 2013 Hyundai Genesis Coupe has allegedly been leaked revealing and potentially confirming the all-new shape. The new Hyundai Genesis Coupe was spotted a couple of months ago inside Hyundai facilities. Hyundai...

Vauxhall Astra VXR GTC revealed

Nov 04, 2011

Vauxhall has revealed the new Vauxhall Astra VXR GTC performance coupe. The GTC-based VXR will be the fastest and most powerful Astra ever made, and offer 207kW (277hp). The new Vauxhall Astra VXR is based...

2012 BMW M5 does 0-60mph (97km/h) in 3.7 seconds in reality

Nov 04, 2011

The 2012 BMW M5 is actually quicker than the company makes out, according to Car and Driver in the US. The magazine has just run some real-world acceleration times and it turns out the most...

Porsche unveiling ‘world premiere’ at LA Auto Show

Nov 04, 2011

Porsche has announced it will be unveiling a “world premiere” model at the upcoming 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show in just a couple of weeks’ time. The company is yet to reveal details on what...

Hyundai Veloster Turbo confirmed for Australia

Nov 03, 2011

With the Toyota FT-86 and Subaru BRZ really sizzling up anticipation, Hyundai Australia has confirmed the Hyundai Veloster Turbo will be heading Down Under. The car will rival the Japanese coupes, taking a very similar...

Land Rover performance brand could be on the way – report

Nov 03, 2011

Land Rover is apparently thinking of expanding and opening a new performance brand, separate to Land Rover and Range Rover. The new brand could offer a bespoke and distinct high-performance range of vehicles. According to...

BMW electric turbocharger patent application filed

Nov 03, 2011

Speculations surrounding BMW developing an electric turbocharger have now been confirmed. A BMW electric turbocharger patent application has been made in Germany. The system could be used to assist conventional turbochargers in spooling up. Some...

TRD Toyota FT-86 kit revealed

Nov 03, 2011

More and more details of the highly anticipated Toyota FT-86 are coming through. Today, images of the TRD Toyota FT-86 have been revealed in a leaked parts catalogue. The TRD Toyota FT-86 consists of a...

Varley evR450 unveiled as first ever Australian electric supercar

Nov 02, 2011

Varley, a Queensland-based industrial transportation company, has unveiled an all-new fully electric supercar called the Varley evR450 at the 3rd Annual Australian Electric Vehicle Conference in Brisbane. The evR450 is being dubbed as Australia’s first...