A teaser video for the new BMW M3 sedan and M4 coupe has hit the web and is likely to be the final such teaser before we see the cars revealed. Both are expected to be shown online in the coming weeks before an official world debut at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show next month. Both cars will feature similar mechanicals, though the M3 will be based on...
BMW M4 Word has it that when Sony's first 'Downloadable Content' (DLC) pack for Gran Turismo 6 becomes available on December 12, there will be a couple of special new German models included. Sony has already confirmed the new M4 coupe...Show More Summary
We might even choose the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Convertible over the Coupe. There, we said it—and it feels a bit like a confessional. To those who haven't been religiously reading car magazines (and following Motor Authority) for year, it's worth pointing out that, with the exception of a few purpose-built roadsters, Convertibles...
NEW SUPRA BOUND FOR DETROIT? A Tokyo Motor Show unveiling for Toyota's expected Supra successor never eventuated, but we needn't worry, because the rumour mill has now moved onto a Detroit debut. This time it's American website Autoblog,...Show More Summary
Now that the 2015 Ford Mustang has revealed itself to the world (with a little help from Autoweek), fans of the brand can begin to speculate just what the future holds with regards to the special models. We're talking about versions like a Boss, GT350, and even a Mach 1. There's a Mustang lover out there who's already put his thinking cap on and...
Record-high LPG prices are predicted around Australia throughout December, as the regional benchmark commodity price rose 33 percent at the start of the month. The pinch was felt immediately in Sydney last week, as some sites added 16 cents-per-litre to their LPG pump prices overnight, rising from the high 70s to around 93.9 cents-per-litre. Show More Summary
Proton Australia marketing manager Billy Falconer says the the brand's home office has 'turned over a new leaf' and will be taking this market very seriously in the future. Speaking with TMR at this week's Suprima and Exora drive event, Falconer confirmed plans for a new model every quarter, right into the middle of 2015. Show More Summary
PROTON PREVÉ GXR AND SUPRIMA S REVIEW What’s hot: Inexpensive, low-cost ownership, long feature list. What’s not: Handling and comfort are lacking, an ordinary CVT. X-FACTOR: Bargain basement buying, but with up-to-date features and technologies, there is more than we expected to these Protons. Show More Summary
Supermarket giants Coles and Woolworths have announced an end to temporary mass-discounting of fuel products through ‘shopper-dockets’. According to the Australian Competition And Consumer Commission (ACCC), the pair will “voluntarily...Show More Summary
The next-gen M3 and the first-ever M4 will reportedly debut next Thursday
The tenth and final team for the inaugural season of the Formula E Championship has been confirmed as Venturi Grand Prix, backed by French electric car company Venturi and celebrity environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio. Based in Monaco, the team will be led by DiCaprio and Venturi founder Gildo Pallanca Pastor, along with Bert Hedaya and...
Detroit's bailout likely saved millions of jobs.
Lexus will unveil a new F performance model at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show. F is Lexus' equivalent of BMW M or Mercedes-Benz AMG, but so far it's been having trouble gaining momentum. The only production F model so far is the long-in-the-tooth IS F, although Lexus does offer a full range of milder F-Sport models. That will change at Detroit when...
Lexus stays it will instead focus on more traditional, higher-priced luxury offerings.
McLaren has issued a recall on certain versions of its 12C supercar. The issue is due to a defect in the wiper’s design, which may cause it to stop working in areas of high ambient temperatures and humidity. The recall affects 12C Coupes and 12C Spiders built from October 10, 2011 through October 23, 2013, and which were originally sold in...
Honda's plant in Alabama has built its 3 millionth vehicle.
A camouflaged Mercedes-Benz ML-Class has been spied winter testing, suggesting a facelifted version of the mid-size SUV could launch in early 2015. Snapped by CarAdvice’s spy photographers while testing near the Arctic Circle, the facelifted Mercedes-Benz...Show More Summary
Kia offered an extra large spiff to dealers to clear out its 2013 Souls - but only for one day last month.
The Bugatti Veyron is nearing the end of its production run.
The German tuner tweaks the Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG.