Car News

Nissan GT-R R35 shooting brake anyone?

Aug 04, 2011

Who said fast cars weren’t practical. This R35 Nissan GT-R wagon, or shooting break, is just a rendering, but it certainly caught our eye. We’re not sure if we love it or hate it though....

Video: Need for Speed: The Run featuring 991 Porsche 911, Aventador, Camaro ZL1

Aug 04, 2011

EA Sports has just released a Need for Speed: The Run trailer video. This is the next iteration of the popular Need for Speed computer and console game which will feature the new 991 Porsche...

Lamborghini to unveil ‘super sports car’ at 2011 Frankfurt Motorshow

Aug 04, 2011

Italian supercar maker, Lamborghini, has sent out an invitation this week saying “Lamboghini. Racing towards Frankfurt,” and “Discover a new Lamborghini super sports car at the next Frankfurt Motorshow”. It doesn’t take a genius to...

Carroll Shelby accused of sexual assault

Aug 02, 2011

The legendary creator of the Shelby Cobra, Carroll Shelby, has just been accused of sexual assault by an ex-receptionist. Angelica Smith, who used to work at Shelby’s company, claims she was groped by Shelby and...

Infiniti GT-R possible says CEO

Aug 02, 2011

Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn has revealed an Infiniti GT-R is possible. The car would be based on the highly capable R35 Nissan GT-R only revised to suit Nissan’s sports luxury arm (Infiniti) characteristics and design....

2012 (991) Porsche 911 interior revealed

Aug 02, 2011

Evo magazine in the UK were recently given the opportunity to go for a spin in pre-production prototypes of the upcoming 2012 991 Porsche 911, and they have taken some shots of the inside, revealing...

Ariel plans superbike production

Jul 31, 2011

Makers of the ballistic Ariel Atom stripped out sports car have announced the company is planning to produce at least two Ariel superbikes, planned to hit the market some time in 2012. Ariel recently released...

BMW i8 Concept unveiled

Jul 30, 2011

BMW has unveiled the all-new BMW i8 Concept in Germany as part of the new BMW i brand – also including a new BMW i3 hatch. The BMW i8 will be the high-performance flagship model...

Ferrari offers free seven-year servicing on selected 2012 models

Jul 29, 2011

Ferrari North America are offering new customers a free seven-year scheduled maintenance program exclusive only to the 2012 Ferrari California, 458 Italia and new all-wheel drive FF. Who doesn’t like something for free? A first...

2011 Volkswagen Golf GTI Edition 35 on sale in September

Jul 28, 2011

Volkswagen Australia has announced the Volkswagen Golf GTI Edition 35 will go on sale here in September. The limited edition model celebrates 35 years of Volkswagen Golf GTI, offering extra features, more power and some...

Video: 2012 BMW M5 Ascari track drive and promo footage

Jul 28, 2011

BMW has released some promotional footage of the upcoming 2012 BMW M5 being driven around the Ascari circuit in Spain. It’s raw and uncut and gives us a clean indication of what the 4.4-litre twin-turbo...

Lamborghini Gallardo catches fire in Scotland

Jul 27, 2011

As much as we hate to report things like this, a Lamborghini Gallardo supercar has caught fire in Scotland over the weekend, causing devastating damage to the car. The 40-something owner of the Gallardo was...