Heritage

Ford Falcon Sprint – the history behind the special edition

Jan 18, 2016

Ford’s last performance hurrah, the XR6 Turbo and XR8 Sprint, were one of the worst-kept automotive secrets of 2015. The first actual piece of evidence surfaced when we showed you a picture of ‘Sprint’-embroidered seats...

Top 8 Aussie motoring wins

Jun 16, 2015

A couple of weeks ago we showed you our top 8 Aussie motoring fails. Although the fails were spectacular when they did happen, there have also been plenty of successes that have made our industry...

Top 8 Aussie motoring fails

Jun 01, 2015

The Australian motoring industry has seen its fair share of triumphs and fine achievements over the years, but as we enter the twilight phase, let’s have a look at some of the stinkers that have...

Past Blast: 2008-2009 HSV W427

Jun 26, 2012

When 6.2 litres of HSV’s latest muscle isn’t enough, the only other option you have is to look to the 2008-2009 limited edition 7.0-litre animal, the HSV W427. The HSV W427 is still to this...

1969 Holden Hurricane Concept restored to former glory

Oct 21, 2011

Holden has restored its very first concept car, the 1969 Holden Hurricane, code named RD 001. The 1969 Holden Hurricane Concept is a mid-engined, two-seater, rear-wheel drive supercar that was equipped with an assortment of...

Past Blast: 1997 EL Ford Falcon GT

Sep 15, 2011

The 1997 EL Ford Falcon GT seems to be a bit of a forgotten performance car these days. With its ‘over-styled’ bodykit and funky-looking plastic woodgrain, it was certainly very ’90s, and much different to...

Past Blast: 1996 VS HSV GTS-R

Sep 04, 2011

The 1996 VS HSV GTS-R is one of the most unique Aussie-built cars to come out of the 90s. You either loved it, or hated it, and nothing in between. The car featured bright “Yellah”...

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