As we embark on an (exciting) new year promising innovation galore, I look back on 2017, and my favourite cars. It would be remiss of me not to mention the last of the local manufacturers ceasing local operations. Holden was the last man standing, but keeping local production as a sole auto maker was not possible. This followed the withdrawal [...]
Two clips in anticipation of upcoming F-Type reviews in a few weeks.
The New Jaguar F-TYPE Four-cylinder: A Pure Sports Car With Even Greater Agility And Efficiency New Jaguar F-TYPE gains turbocharged four-cylinder Ingenium petrol engine A true Jaguar sports car and a true F-TYPE, with its own unique character New 300PS (221kW) 2.0-litre is the most powerful four-cylinder ever in a production Jaguar Acceleration from 0-100kph takes just 5.7 seconds, maximum [...]
New York, 28th March: The Jaguar F-TYPE has today been declared the 2013 World Car Design of the Year. Ian Callum, Director of Design, Jaguar, said: "No design project has given me greater pleasure than the creation of the F-TYPE. It's a project I've looked forward to from the moment I joined Jaguar, and it's one that's given my [...]
Australian Intentional Motor Show: Hits and Misses Unveiled. The morning started early down at Darling Harbour with a gaggle of eager writers scrambling to get the best spots as each manufacturer revealed new models in turn. Like a wave it spread across the building. Interesting was the number of auto makers absent this year. BMW, Volvo and other were [...]