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  • Tesla Model 3 changes

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  • What’s it like to drive Nissan’s GTR at 250km/h at The Bend?

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  • Nissan launch the Juke Nismo RS in Australia

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  • Review: 2018 Ford Ranger Raptor

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  • Hyundai reveal new i30 N Fastback

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  • Review: 2018 Honda Civic Type R

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  • As Bathurst 1000 goes 4K, it’s time for Foxtel parity between Sat and IP.

    This afternoon we see another announcement that another 4K channel will arrive on Foxtel, this time dedicated to the Supercars Bathurst 1000.  Channel 444 will deliver the first 4K broadcast of the great race during October 4th – 7th of October.  We’ve long complained that broadcast content was lagging...
  • Ford launch Drive & Seek Adventures so you can tick off your bucket-list, across our great country

    Ford Australia is encouraging Aussies to go Drive & Seek to find exciting, new experiences, with the launch of Drive & Seek Adventures, a month-long event with free tickets to bucket-list outdoor activities up for grabs. The event offers Aussies the opportunity to sign up for amazing experiences in...
  • Can sports cars be family cars?

    2018 Honda Civic TypeR If you’re single, then you get to buy a car completely based on your own priorities. If you’ve got a family, then you’ll need to consider how your dream car meets the needs of your family, as well as you.  The biggest growth area in...
  • First impressions of the Honda Civic Type R

    Honda’s Civic Type R is big, bold and here to be counted in performance enthusiast market. After spending a couple of days behind the wheel, it’s time to reflect on some initial impressions of the car ahead of a full review. To being we have to talk about the...
  • 2019 Honda NSX available in Thermal Orange

    I think we can all agree the Honda NSX is a beautiful car and if you want to own a 2019 model, you’ll be able to snap a few more heads with a stunning new ‘Thermal Orange’ colour. The 2019 Honda NSX will be on display for the first...
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