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2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 – most powerful Camaro ever

Sep 10, 2011

Chevrolet has released official details on the new, top-spec, now most-powerful Camaro ever, the 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. It features a 580hp (432kW) engine, and it will also get new technologies, including Chevrolet’s latest Magnetic...

Maserati SUV revealed in Frankfurt show pocket guide

Sep 10, 2011

Although it’s not official, this could be the face of the new Maserati SUV which is getting ready to be unveiled at the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show this Tuesday. The image was found in...

Forza 4 includes 1973 Ford XB Falcon GT and other Aussie muscle cars

Sep 10, 2011

The next installment of the awesome Forza Motorsport Xbox 360 game, Forza 4, will feature a raft of Aussie muscle cars including the 1973 Ford XB Falcon GT coupe. Rumour has it the Ford XY...

Video: Ferrari 458 Spider test drive with Fernando Alonso

Sep 10, 2011

Ferrari has released a video of the just-unveiled Ferrari 458 Spider being test driven by Fernando Alonso onto its YouTube channel. The new drop-top supercar features an automatic retractable hardtop roof adopting a unique space-saving...

Video: Noble M600 in Monaco sounds awesome

Sep 09, 2011

For one lucky bystander’s ears (in this case, YouTube channel Marchettino) this Noble M600 played a tune that’s simply music to the ears. It was seen in the streets of Monaco, belching and growling out...

Kia GT V8 concept images leaked before Frankfurt show

Sep 09, 2011

Images of the Kia GT V8 concept have been leaked prior to the 2011 IAA Frankfurt Motor Show unveiling. Kia has already provided some preview shots of the new Kia rear-wheel drive sports four-door coupe,...

BMW M3 Interceptor by CLP Automotive with 600PS

Sep 07, 2011

German tuning company CLP Automotive has come up with, well, there’s no other word for it, a full race car in the form of this BMW M3 Interceptor. It’s based on the new BMW M3...

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...

Merdad McLaren MP4-12C MehRon GT revealed

Sep 06, 2011

UK-based tuning company Merdad has revealed the Merdad McLaren MP4-12C MehRon GT tuning pack. It’s regarded as the first-ever tuning pack for the recently released McLaren Mp4-12C supercar. Merdad hasn’t revealed all engine specifications or...

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”...

Video: Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG burnout

Jul 21, 2011

All of us at some stage have thought about what it’d be like to throw some doughnuts in a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG. Equipped with the naturally-aspirated AMG 6.2-litre V8 producing 420kW and 650Nm, it’s certainly...