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

Amarok V6 is tops

Amarok V6 is tops

It’s been an age since we last drove an Amarok. In that time, SUV and LCV (Light Commercial Vehicle) sales have overtaken passenger sales. Why? It’s hard to understand if you’re not the outdoorsy camping type of person, or a tradie. People seem to like sitting high and having plenty of headroom. Amarok has that … Continue reading Amarok V6 is tops

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

New Jaguar XF Sportbrake does remote selfie for Wimbledon

New Jaguar XF Sportbrake does remote selfie for Wimbledon

New Jaguar XF Sportbrake Begins Journey To Wimbledon Prototype new Jaguar XF Sportbrake driven to world's most remote tennis court for a special selfie Location picture answers Andy Murray's question with help from Jaguar and Tim Henman New XF Sportbrake will be revealed on 14th June by world number one tennis player, Andy Murray Jaguar … Continue reading New Jaguar XF Sportbrake does remote selfie for Wimbledon

Graceful elegant Passat: understated and underestimated

Graceful elegant Passat: understated and underestimated

I’ve always thought Passat was one of those cars that sadly slipped under the radars of most buyers. Passat fits into the same category as Toyota Camry, Ford Mondeo, Holden Insignia and Malibu, and the Mazda 6. So far this year, sales have been: Camry 6,274, Mazda 6 1,190, Mondeo 1,146, with Holden selling a … Continue reading Graceful elegant Passat: understated and underestimated

Honda HR-V Receives Equipment Upgrade at No Extra Cost

Honda HR-V Receives Equipment Upgrade at No Extra Cost

Updated Honda HR-V now with built-in satellite navigation system across the range Manufacturer’s List Pricing remains unchanged for the new HR-V, starting from just $24,990* 2017 Model Year Honda HR-V range will start arriving in Honda dealerships from mid-May MELBOURNE, May 15, 2017 – Honda Australia’s top-selling HR-V compact SUV is now even better value … Continue reading Honda HR-V Receives Equipment Upgrade at No Extra Cost