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2017 FIAT 124 SPIDER ABARTH WINS SMALL CONVERTIBLE CATEGORY AT TOPLESS IN MIAMI COMP

June 6, 2017 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - The all-new 2017 Fiat 124 Spider Abarth took the top award in the “Small Convertible” category at the seventh annual Topless in Miami Presented by Haartz competitive car event hosted by the Southern Automotive Media Association (SAMA). "With its iconic Italian design, spirited driving dynamics and easy-to-operate … Continue reading 2017 FIAT 124 SPIDER ABARTH WINS SMALL CONVERTIBLE CATEGORY AT TOPLESS IN MIAMI COMP

Mustang gets performance packs options

Ford Mustang Performance Packs available to Australian consumers through local Ford dealerships for the first time Ford Mustang enthusiasts can now order Ford Licensed performance upgrades through Ford Australia dealers to enhance their 2016/2017 Ford Mustang Ford Performance exhaust system enhances the GT’s iconic V8 growl, and is offered with a choice of chrome or … Continue reading Mustang gets performance packs options

2017 Volkswagen Arteon 206TSI R-Line

2017 Volkswagen Arteon 206TSI R-Line

Volkswagen Group Australia today announces the full specification of its new passenger car flagship, the Arteon 206TSI R-Line. In addition to essaying an evocative new design direction, the Arteon bristles with a level of standard technology that, where it is matched by prestige brands, comes in expensive optional bundles. Volkswagen Australia's General Manager of Marketing … Continue reading 2017 Volkswagen Arteon 206TSI R-Line

Jaguar XE SV: Jag’s most powerful ever road car

SVO Unleashes Jaguar XE SV Project 8: The Most Extreme Performance Jaguar Ever New Jaguar XE SV Project 8 is next Collector’s Edition sports car designed, engineered and assembled by SVO Production strictly limited to 300 units worldwide Project 8 will offer supercar performance and dynamics in a sedan 441kW (600PS) 5.0-litre V8 will make … Continue reading Jaguar XE SV: Jag’s most powerful ever road car

BMW and the stunning 8 Series Coupe

BMW and the stunning 8 Series Coupe

Unadulterated dynamics and modern luxury – the essence of a BMW coupe. Munich. The BMW Group is using this year’s Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este to unveil the BMW Concept 8 Series, the essence of a modern-day BMW coupe wrapped up in an enthralling design study. The study car will serve as a taster of a … Continue reading BMW and the stunning 8 Series Coupe

Hyundai’s final test at Nürburgring: i30 N hot hatch

Hyundai’s final test at Nürburgring: i30 N hot hatch

Final test for Hyundai i30 N during the Nürburgring 24-hours race Two i30 N models, close to series production, will be competing in the most challenging race prior to the model's launch in the second half of 2017 Engineers from the Hyundai Motor R&D Centre in Namyang, South Korea, are to take part as technical … Continue reading Hyundai’s final test at Nürburgring: i30 N hot hatch

Government announces support for electric vehicle “revolution”

Government announces support for electric vehicle “revolution”

Location: Parliament House Canberra, The front lawn New national lobby group has been formed to drive an electric vehicle revolution in Australia The lobby group of interested parties was officially launched in Canberra today. Present, was government Minister for Energy and Environment, Josh Frydenberg, who announced a $390,000 grant from the Australian Renewable Energy Agency … Continue reading Government announces support for electric vehicle “revolution”

Mecum Auctions to feature hundreds of antique motorcycles at new June auction

Mecum Auctions to feature hundreds of antique motorcycles at new June auction

Walworth, Wis. – May. 18, 2017 – Hundreds of antique, vintage and collectible motorcycles will cross the auction block June 1-3 during the inaugural Mecum Las Vegas Motorcycle June Auction that will take place indoors at South Point Casino, Hotel & Spa. Three collections will highlight the consignments expected to be received from across the … Continue reading Mecum Auctions to feature hundreds of antique motorcycles at new June auction

Gents start your engines, Honda Type R is at the starting line

Gents start your engines, Honda Type R is at the starting line

Order Books Open for 2017 Honda Civic Type R State-of-the-art 2.0-litre VTEC Turbo engine, mated to six-speed close-ratio gearbox Three driving modes available - Comfort, Sport (default) and +R Traditional Championship White the hero colour; four other colours available MELBOURNE, May 19, 2017 – It’s official! The order books for the all-new 2017 Honda Civic … Continue reading Gents start your engines, Honda Type R is at the starting line