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2014 Porsche Macan S Diesel :: 1000km Melbourne to Sydney Road trip Review

21 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

One thousand kilometers in a Porsche Macan S Diesel – it sounds like a long way. It’s roughly the distance you’d normally travel in a month; to the shops, the office, dropping the kids off and generally running around. It’s 30 days behind the wheel – time enough to get to know the car you’re [...]

Mazda LM55 Vision Gran Turismo : futuristic Le Mans-style racing concept revealed

21 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Mazda has joined the likes of BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Infiniti and Volkswagen in releasing a virtual sports car concept developed for Sony PlayStation’s Gran Turismo 6 driving simulator game. Dubbed the Mazda LM55 Vision Gran Turismo, the super flat racecar concept is a collaboration between Mazda and the game’s developer, Polyphony Digital. Designed to blend [...]

2015 Infiniti New Cars

21 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Details of the new and updated Infiniti models launching in Australia in 2015.   Infiniti Q70 update – Mid 2015 Infiniti’s struggling flagship luxury sedan will get a much-needed refresh around the middle of 2015. The updated Q70 takes design cues from the smaller Q50, sporting revised LED headlights and foglights and a new mesh grille pattern at [...]

2015 Hyundai New Cars

21 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Hyundai Australia has had a boom 2014 in terms of sales, a year in which it has taken carryover full-importer champion Mazda down to the wire.  The Korean company has a pretty sizeable sequence of new and upgraded models arriving in 2015 that it no doubt hopes will maintain the momentum. Hyundai Sonata – February [...]

2015 Honda New Cars

21 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Details of the new and updated Honda models launching in Australia in 2015.   Honda HR-V – February One of the pioneers of the sub-compact crossover segment, the Honda HR-V, will return to Australian showrooms in February – albeit as a very different car launching into a now hugely competitive market. The Jazz-based baby SUV gets [...]

2015 Holden New Cars

22 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Holden has had a tough end to 2014, experiencing some marked sales drops among its ageing core products (Commodore excluded) compared with those same months the year before.  But the company is undergoing a substantial change in 2015, as it begins to increase its intake in European-sourced cars above and beyond the levels it did in [...]

2015 Haval New Cars

22 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Details of the new and updated Haval models launching in Australia in 2015.   Haval H8 – First half 2015 Chinese SUV maker Haval will announce its arrival in Australia in the first half of 2015 with its first model, the H8. The size of a Jeep Grand Cherokee, the Haval H8 teams a 160kW/324Nm 2.0-litre [...]

Tesla Roadster 3.0 update improves range to at least 550km

22 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

American electric car company Tesla has announced major details for the 3.0 update for its Roadster, a model that went out of production at the beginning of 2012. As expected, a major component of the update is a new battery pack, which can now store 31 per cent more energy. The new cells fit into the [...]

Toyota To Debut 236kW RWD Manual Sports Sedan At Tokyo Auto Salon

Toyota has been slowly trying to shed its reputation for dullness since launching the 86 sports coupe in 2012, and with a revival of the Supra on the horizon things are looking up for fans of the brand. But what about a fast sedan? Toyota...Show More Summary

When Plymouth Named Their Car The Road Runner, They Went All Out

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Plymouth had to pay Warner Brothers $50,000 to get the name Road Runner for their midsize coupe and dammit, they got their money's worth. Read more...

A Walk Around The 241 MPH Jaguar XJR-9

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The Jaguar XJR-9, complete with its 750 horsepower stock block V12, carbon chassis, and five-speed manual transmission, was one of the greatest cars in sports car racing history. Here's a walk around the car, aided by a man who drove one. Read more...

GM Renews "Crossvolt" Trademark, Volt Crossover On The Way?

With the next-generation Chevrolet Volt (and by extension, Holden Volt) slated to make its official debut at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show in January, word on the wire is that Chevy's range-extender hybrid could see a crossover counterpart joining it in the near future. Show More Summary

Words Cannot Describe How Much I Want This Renault 5 Alpine

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

This is not a widebody, superpowered monster of a car. Read more...

Suzuki Alto Turbo RS Concept Bound For Tokyo Auto Salon

While Australia will receive the Suzuki Celerio as the replacement to the current Alto next year, Japanese motorists will get to enjoy a completely new Alto of their own. Different to the Indian and Chinese-built Alto currently soldShow More Summary

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