5 11, 2016

Fiat 124 Spider celebrates its first fiftieth anniversary

By |2016-11-05T20:07:00+10:00November 5th, 2016|Gay Car News|0 Comments

  The iconic Fiat 124 Spider turns 50 today, having crossed five decades with elegance, sportiness and Italian-flair   The Fiat 124 Sport Spider was first introduced at the Turin Motor Show in 1966 and became the pinnacle of the evolution in the thrilling yet accessible convertible car segment led by Fiat since the end of World War II The original [...]

26 07, 2015

Brock Commodore #001 on P1 at Shannons Sydney Winter Auction

By |2015-07-26T09:15:29+10:00July 26th, 2015|Gay Car News|0 Comments

  Very collectible pre-production Brock Commodore Chrysler Charger E38 R/T ‘Big Tank’ in cosmetically original condition The first prototype of what became a legion of famous ‘Brock’ HDT Commodores is already on ‘Pole Position’ with Holden enthusiasts before it crosses the block at Shannons Sydney Winter Auction on August 10. Starting life as a 1979 Holden VB Commodore SL/E, the [...]

14 11, 2014

Jeep announces major sponsorship of the Adelaide Strikers for T20 Big Bash Season

By |2014-11-14T21:47:16+10:00November 14th, 2014|Gay Car News|0 Comments

  Jeep today announced it would be the major sponsor of the Adelaide Strikers for the upcoming T20 Big Bash cricket competition. Australia’s most iconic SUV brand fittingly announced the sponsorship at a gala function at the equally iconic Adelaide Oval. Jeep – manufacturers of Australia’s best-selling SUV range, including the multi-award-winning Grand Cherokee – said the major sponsorship would [...]

2 11, 2014

Fiat unveils stunning FCC4 Concept at Sao Paulo Auto Show

By |2014-11-02T13:07:28+10:00November 2nd, 2014|Gay Car News|1 Comment

    Fiat has unveiled its latest stunning design study, the FCC4, at the Sao Paulo Auto Show in Brazil. The FCC4 (Fiat Concept Car) is a design exercise developed by Fiat’s Latin American Design Center, who were tasked with creating a ‘four-door coupe with an adventurous spirit’ by blending innovative design and materials with first-for-Fiat proportions. Dynamic lines, muscular [...]

27 10, 2014

Dodge Journey: Who’s a big Boy then?

By |2017-03-10T14:40:00+10:00October 27th, 2014|Dodge|0 Comments

Yes Yes Yes oh YES: smooth Pentastar V6, rear seat DVD player, spacious, great value Oh dear me no: moody 6 speed auto, lots of plastic inside, no driver’s footrest, not terrible economical Is the Journey a cross-over or SUV, a 4WD or people mover, or more simply, a mum’s taxi? It drives the front wheels only, so it isn’t [...]

14 10, 2014

Merger to Form Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. Completed – FCA Debuts on the NYSE

By |2014-10-14T22:50:00+10:00October 14th, 2014|Gay Car News|0 Comments

  Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (“FCA”) (NYSE: FCAU) announced today that on October 12, 2014, the merger of Fiat S.p.A. with and into FCA (formerly Fiat Investments N.V.) (the “Merger”) became effective. FCA is now the holding company for the Fiat Chrysler Group. In connection with the Merger, FCA issued 1,167,181,255 common shares for allotment to Fiat shareholders on the [...]

3 10, 2014

The icon, evolved: Introducing the Fiat 500X

By |2014-10-03T07:49:56+10:00October 3rd, 2014|Gay Car News|0 Comments

The new Fiat 500X  makes its international debut at the Paris Motor Show Revealed in two different versions – one more “metropolitan” and the other ideal for leisure - and equipped with efficient diesel and petrol engines, three types of transmission – manual, 9-speed automatic or twin-clutch 6-speed automatic – and with front-wheel drive, four-wheel drive or front-wheel drive with [...]

5 08, 2014

The Beast Is Back: Abarth 595 Italian Pocket Rocket Lands In Australia

By |2019-07-23T14:22:57+10:00August 5th, 2014|Abarth News, Gay Car News|1 Comment

Two new trim levels: the 595 Turismo and 595 Competizione hardtop and convertible Powered by a punchy turbo T-Jet engine, generating 118kW and 230Nm Dual Mode ‘Record Monza’ exhaust system standard on Competizione hatch and convertible Five-speed manual offered as standard for pure driving pleasure Fuel-efficient fun: The 595 sips just 5.4-litres per hundred kilometres (5.3 with [...]

22 02, 2014

Dear diary: A (not) Very Gay Queensland Trip. 300SRT Core

By |2017-03-10T14:44:35+10:00February 22nd, 2014|Chrysler Reviews|0 Comments

  Day1: I stepped off my jet at Brisbane airport and walked the short distance across the tarmac to the reception lounge. The air was sticky and thick making the sub-tropical tag, that Brisvegas proudly wears, feel somewhat inadequate. It was like a scene from AbFab as I felt and attack of the vapours coming on. I was once a [...]

10 02, 2014

Cherokee, Chief in the world of Off Roading.

By |2017-03-10T14:50:00+10:00February 10th, 2014|4WD, Diesel, Jeep Reviews, SUV|2 Comments

ABOVE: Grand Cherokee in various trim levels. Below: Cherokee and its new toothy village-idiot grin.   YES YES YES oh YES: stylish exterior, luxury cabin, loads of kit for the doh, fab engines Oh Dear Me No: do we need cars this big, foot operated parking brake (pet hate), some cabin plastics a bit on the cheap side Imagine, if [...]

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