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2020 BMW X6 M50i review (video)

Jul 06, 2020

Just before you get to the ludicrous X6 M Competition, you’ll swing past this. And you’ll probably stop and become quite allured. It’s the 2020 BMW X6 M50i. It comes with a powerful V8 engine...

2021 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat debuts, most powerful SUV ever

Jul 03, 2020

Say hello to the most powerful production SUV in the world. Yep, the 2021 Dodge Durango SRT Hellcat might look like a typical soccer-mum crossover, but in fact it has the beating heart of a...

Lexus IS500 trademark surfaces – V8 or twin-turbo V6?

Jul 02, 2020

Earlier this year we heard rumours of a Lexus IS 500 being in the works, potentially signalling a new V8 variant of the mid-size executive sports sedan. It was believed the vehicle could send off...

2020 Audi RS 6 Avant & RS 7 Sportback announced for Australia

Jun 30, 2020

Australian prices and specs for the 2020 Audi RS 6 Avant and RS 7 Sportback performance models have been announced today, just ahead of showroom arrival penned in for July. The 2020 RS 6 Avant...

Alpina XB7 now on sale in Australia, arrives Q1 2021

Jun 29, 2020

It debuted just last month but now it’s been confirmed, the Alpina XB7 is available to order in Australia now. First deliveries are set to commence early next year. The XB7 is based on BMW’s...

2021 Ram 1500 TRX officially previewed, Hellcat V8 sound (video)

Jun 26, 2020

Ram Trucks has sent out a preview of the much-anticipated Ram 1500 TRX, which is expected to come with the 6.2-litre supercharged V8 ‘Hellcat’ engine offer in other FCA vehicles. Needless to say, it’ll likely...

BMW M5 CS spotted, confirms hardcore track-ready variant (video)

Jun 24, 2020

Standard BMW M5 Competition not fast enough for you? Well, you might be interested to hear there is a hardcore 2021 BMW M5 CS on the horizon. And by the looks of this sneaky spy...

Chevrolet C8 Corvette prototypes spotted with new flat-plane V8, Z06 and ZR1? (video)

Jun 23, 2020

A trio of C8 Chevrolet Corvette prototypes have been spotted on the streets in America, believed to be the makings of the new Z06 or even potentially the next ZR1. It seems Chevrolet engineers are...

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McLaren 720S Le Mans edition celebrates 25 years since F1 GTR win

Jun 18, 2020

McLaren has created a special 720S Le Mans edition to celebrate the 25th anniversary of McLaren’s Le Mans race win in 1995. Special features on the 720S are inspired by the legendary F1 GTR race...

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2021 BMW M5 Competition on sale in Australia in October

Jun 17, 2020

Soon after the debut of the 2021 5 Series LCI facelift, BMW’s M division has applied a similar update for the 2021 M5 super sedan. In short, it brings in technology updates, styling tweaks, chassis...

2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1-new and old

2021 Ford Mustang Mach 1 revealed, revives iconic name

Jun 17, 2020

The Ford Mustang Mach 1 is back following a 17-year holiday from the market. It’s being pitched as the best-handling and best-looking 5.0 V8 Mustang ever. Let’s start with the important moving bits under the...

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Video: ‘Le Grand Rendez-Vous’ released, inspired by 1976 ‘Rendez-Vous’ film

Jun 15, 2020

Perhaps one of the most iconic car-related short films in history, C’était Un Rendez-Vous (also simply known as Rendezvous) has kind of inspired the creation of a modern interpretation called Le Grand Rendez-Vous. It hit...