Category: muscle cars

Two Fat Gents in a Jaguar XJ on a mini road trip

Two Fat Gents in a Jaguar XJ on a mini road trip

It seems only right that the very first Two Fat Gents video is in the regal Jaguar. The full review will follow, meanwhile please let us know what you think of our experimental full-length movie.

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Infiniti’s mighty fine Q50

Infiniti’s mighty fine Q50

Infiniti has been around for a long time, but like Toyota’s LEXUS, has low sales figures. What is bad news for the car maker is very good news for those of us who like something with an air of exclusivity about it. I’ll be honest: I once detested Infiniti styling. There, I’ve said it. But, … Continue reading Infiniti’s mighty fine Q50

The Grand Daddy of GTs, Ford’s Mustang Blasts a Path Down the Hume pts 1 and 2

    Above and Below: Roadside comfort stops over 40c. note BEWARE OF SNAKES sign. What kind of snakes did they mean? Above: the Mustang at Chez Kelly. Above: 28 to 43 Below: Chez Kelly, GEMBROOK VIC Below: Melbourne’s outer ring Below: Mustang stands out in a carpark Arguments aplenty swirl around the mystical Mustang. … Continue reading The Grand Daddy of GTs, Ford’s Mustang Blasts a Path Down the Hume pts 1 and 2

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia

Sydney. In support of its commitment to the Global Fashion Engagement and emerging talent worldwide, Mercedes-Benz exclusively launched the new episode of Fashion Creatives starring the newly appointed creative director of Brioni, Justin O’Shea and L.A. based influencer, fashion consultant and stylist, Jayne Min. The film was screened during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia – the … Continue reading Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia

HSV Gen Gen F-2 R8 Clubsport: The working man’s hammer.

  It’s big, it’s bold, it’s fast, but most importantly, it’s Australian. The HSV R8 Clubsport is the last in a long line of V8 Australian made muscle cars. It’s a final hurrah for the go-quick Commodore and so it is with a slightly sad heart that we report on the latest HSV offering. Apart … Continue reading HSV Gen Gen F-2 R8 Clubsport: The working man’s hammer.

FORD IS NOT HORSING AROUND WITH ITS LATEST MUSTANG

  Thanks Brent: FORD’S latest generation Mustang is both a stayer and a sprinter, a solid workhorse when it comes to performance but a bona fide show pony whenever it is time to glam it up. LET ME SAY right from the start that I have never been a lover of automotive retro styling. The … Continue reading FORD IS NOT HORSING AROUND WITH ITS LATEST MUSTANG

Ford’s Falcon XR8: The Beauty and the Beast

      Holden, Ford and Toyota will stop making cars here very soon. In a few years, auto manufacturing will be just a distant memory after the anti-manufacturing federal government killed off the subsidies last year. It was an odd move considering the tens of billions Australia spends subsidising the mining and fossil fuel … Continue reading Ford’s Falcon XR8: The Beauty and the Beast

V8 Supercars as seen from the Volvo Teams Suite at the Pits with Scott Mclaughlin at the wheel

Scott Mclaughlin and the Volvo V8 Supercar   A superb day at Homebush where the V8 Supercars series was being held. Many thought Sydney Olympic Park would be an expensive white elephant, but no not a bit of it. Apart from fistfuls of concerts, football games and miscellaneous community events, the magnificent V8 Supercars. Saturday’s … Continue reading V8 Supercars as seen from the Volvo Teams Suite at the Pits with Scott Mclaughlin at the wheel

CLS 63 AMG ‘S’ – The Benchmark for Catastrophically Ugly

  Cop a look at this press release. Ugly and expensive. Buying the E Class for half the price is a better bet.   “Perpetuating the success of the CLS 63 AMG, the new Mercedes-Benz CLS 63 AMG ‘S’ sets new standards in design, performance and efficiency. With it’s impressive athletic appearance and distinctive exterior … Continue reading CLS 63 AMG ‘S’ – The Benchmark for Catastrophically Ugly

JAGUAR F-TYPE: Could it be the best looking Jag since the E-Type?

        01. The F-TYPE is an all-new, two-seater, Jaguar sports car 02. Front-engined and rear-wheel drive, the F-TYPE is engineered to deliver pure dynamic driving reward and stunning performance 03. Visually, the F-TYPE’s exterior demonstrates a new sports car design language for Jaguar, with cleaner lines delivered through the discreet use of … Continue reading JAGUAR F-TYPE: Could it be the best looking Jag since the E-Type?