Car News

Video: Lexus LFA review by Alan Jones

Sep 16, 2011

Lexus Autralia has released a Lexus LFA review by Alan Jones. The former F1 World Champion took one for a quick spin at Eastern Creek International Raceway during the Australian Muscle Car Masters earlier this...

Wiesmann MF3 Final Edition unveiled at Frankfurt show

Sep 16, 2011

German sports car specialist Wiesmann has unveiled one of 18 special edition Wiesmann MF3 Final Edition roadsters at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany. Just 18 Final Eidtion roadsters are being made to...

2012 Opel Astra GTC Coupe unveiled at Frankfurt show

Sep 16, 2011

Opel, which is soon to be sold as a standalone brand in Australia, has unveiled the all-new three-door Opel Astra GTC Coupe at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. The car is based on the...

Lotus reveals new V8 engine development in progress

Sep 16, 2011

Lotus has revealed an all-new Lotus V8 engine is in its final stages of development, releasing a preview image of the new V8 onto its Facebook page. It’s unconfirmed what model Lotus the new V8...

Video: Nissan GT-R beats 11 of the world’s best driver’s cars in mega drag race

Sep 15, 2011

Motor Trend in the US has put together the mother of all races between – deep breath – a Nissan GT-R, BMW 1 Series M Coupe, Ford Mustang Boss 302 Laguna Seca, Porsche 911 GT3...

Dodge Viper ACR sets new Nurburgring lap record: 7:12.13

Sep 15, 2011

Even though the Dodge Viper ACR was introduced in 2008, a production-spec example has just posted a Nurburgring lap record time of 7:12.13. Official video confirmation of the lap, which took place on Tuesday, is...

2012 Ford Falcon FG MkII with four-cylinder EcoBoost engine on sale next year

Sep 15, 2011

Ford has just released details of the new 2012 Ford Falcon FG MkII range which will come with the option of the world’s first rear-drive EcoBoost engine. Ford has also released details and revisions made...

Volkswagen Beetle R Concept unveiled at Frankfurt show

Sep 15, 2011

Volkswagen has unveiled a more masculine version of the new Volkswagen Beetle in the form of this Volkswagen Beetle R Concept. As the name suggests, the concept takes on Volkswagen’s ‘R’ theme, featuring a number...

Rimac One Concept unveiled at Frankfurt show

Sep 14, 2011

Croatian electric car tuner and designer Rimac Automobili has finally unveiled the Rimac One Concept at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show. After an early Rimac One Concept teaser shot, and then a Rimac One...

Lotus Exige S with 3.5 supercharged V6 unvieled at Frankfurt show

Sep 14, 2011

The new 2012 Lotus Exige S has been unveiled at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany. It’s wider (by 50.8mm), longer (by 254mm) and more powerful than the predecessor, and it’s being labelled...

BMW 1 Series M Coupe stripe package joins M Performance Accessories

Sep 14, 2011

Attention BMW 1 Series M Coupe customers, are you thinking your newly purchased 3.0-litre twin-turbo, 250kW beast looks a little tame? Well, how about an M stripe package? The idea for the BMW 1 M...

Lamborghini Sesto Elemento production of 20 announced by CEO

Sep 14, 2011

Lamborghini has confirmed at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show in Germany that it will be putting 20 Lamborghini Sesto Elemento supercars into production. The Lamborghini Sesto Elemento is pretty much the most epic modern-day...