Car News

Toyota FT-86 II Concept teaser to Frankfurt Motor Show

Sep 08, 2011

The Toyota FT-86 is on every car nut’s mind at the moment. Toyota has released a new teaser video of the latest Toyota FT-86 II Concept that will be revealed at the 2011 Frankfurt Motor...

Mercedes-Benz test drivers killed in Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren crash

Sep 08, 2011

Two Mercedes-Benz test drivers died in a Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren crash on Monday, after taking a customer’s four-year old SLR for a routine evaluation drive. The crash occurred along a strip of autobahn near Frankfurt....

New Porsche 550 Spyder ‘baby Boxster’ to get four-cylinder 911 engine

Sep 07, 2011

As previously reported, Porsche has confirmed a new Porsche 550 Spyder (nickname) ‘baby Boxster’ is on the way. Information has now come through that Porsche is working on the ‘baby Boxster’ engine, which will be...

Jaguar C-X16 Concept revealed – Porsche 911 rival

Sep 07, 2011

Jaguar has revealed its all-new Porsche 911 killer, the Jaguar C-X16 Concept. The all-new sports coupe is getting ready to undergo its official unveiling at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show, starting September 13. The...

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG 0-100-0 Challenge phone app released

Sep 07, 2011

Mercedes-Benz has released a new Mercedes-Benz AMG 0-100-0 Challenge phone app game. The game lets users drive a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster out on an open track while trying to beat acceleration and braking times....

Video: Lexus LFA Nurburgring Edition 7:14 Nordschleife lap confirmed

Sep 07, 2011

Last week reports were circulating saying the Lexus LFA Nurburgring Edition had done a 7:14 lap time at the Nordschleife. A full video of the Lexus LFA Nurburgring lap has now been posted up on...

2011 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 Pennzoil Penske edtion giveaway

Sep 06, 2011

Dodge, Pennzoil and US NASCAR team Penske Racing have come up with an ultra muscly special edition 2011 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 Pennzoil Penske model. The one-off black and yellow Challenger SRT8 will be given...

2012 Holden Commodore available in Peter Brock-inspired Perfect Blue

Sep 06, 2011

Holden has announced some details of the new 2012 Holden Commodore, which will be available in a new Perfect Blue exterior colour, inspired by the Peter Brock Formula Blue HDT Group A VK SS Commodore....

Rimac One Concept front end revealed in teaser shots

Sep 06, 2011

It looks like Rimac Automobili wants to be taken very seriously as it has released yet more teasers of the Rimac One Concept it plans to unveil at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show next...

Video: 2012 (991) Porsche 911 seven-speed manual explained

Sep 05, 2011

Porsche has released some new 2012 991 Porsche 911 videos onto YouTube. The first of which explains the new seven-speed manual transmission, while another video explains a new coasting feature with the PDK transmission. A...

BMW Z4 sDrive20i and BMW Z4 sDrive28i announced in Australia

Sep 05, 2011

BMW Australia is introducing the BMW N20 2.0-litre TwinPower turbocharged four-cylinder engine into the new BMW Z4 sDrive20i and BMW Z4 sDrive28i. This means the full range of BMW Z4 Roadster models in Australia will...

Video: Rimac Concept One teaser – 800kW electric supercar

Sep 03, 2011

Rimac Automobili has released another teaser of its upcoming Rimac One Concept electric supercar it plans to unveil at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show later this month. As previously reported, the Rimac One Concept...