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2021 BMW 5 Series: Australian details confirmed, arrives October

Jul 15, 2020

The 2021 BMW 5 Series lineup has been confirmed for Australia, with prices and variants levels all locked in ahead of its showroom arrival in October. BMW unveiled the 2021 5 Series facelift just a...

Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series unveiled, most powerful V8 yet

Jul 15, 2020

Say hello to the most powerful road-legal V8 Mercedes-AMG production car; the AMG GT Black Series. It sits above the GT R to become the new flagship AMG sports car – below the AMG One...

Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept unveiled with V8 power

Jul 14, 2020

It was previewed yesterday but now here it is. The Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 Concept. It features the company’s monster 6.4-litre V8, as well as a number of commonly-customised parts and enhancements to improve the...

Jeep Wrangler, Gladiator getting 392 HEMI V8 option?

Jul 13, 2020

Jeep has sent out an interesting teaser which suggests the Wrangler and/or Gladiator could soon receive a V8 engine. A sketch was posted up on social media by Jeep showing the bonnet of said vehicle/s...

Aston Martin DBX production commences in Wales

Jul 13, 2020

Production of Aston Martin’s first SUV, the DBX, has commenced at the company’s new factory in St Athan in Wales. Customer deliveries of the super off-roader will start to roll out later this month. Aston Martin...

Audi RS Q8 on sale in Australia from $208,500

Jul 10, 2020

Audi’s epic RS Q8 super SUV will arrive in Australia in October, coming in as the most powerful SUV in the showroom. Local prices and specs have just been confirmed. It was originally unveiled in...

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...