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    I’ve never really been a fan of the Nissan Leaf, the body style was just not appealing to me. That all changed overnight when I seen the Nissan Leaf RC.. that’s the second generation of their all-electric NISMO racing edition.  It’s probably the fact that it looks nothing like...
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    Tesla has enjoyed many years in the lead of the market in the worlds transition to EV. We knew the competitors would come both from existing manufacturers and new players and now we have a serious offering from a new player, Rivian. The company has announced the R1T Truck...
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    Last night I went for a walk and listened to the Recode interview of Elon Musk, by respected journalist Kara Swisher. The interview goes for around an hour and during the chat, the pair discuss Musk’s opinion of the media, his life and challenges this year at Tesla as...
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    Hyundai Motor and Kia Motors have announced plans to introduce solar charging technology on selected Hyundai Motor Group vehicles. Electricity-generating solar panels will be incorporated into the roof or the hood of vehicles, and will support internal combustion, hybrid and battery electric vehicles with additional electrical power, increasing fuel...
  • Tesla now offers public view of Parts Catalog

    If you’re in the unfortunate position where your Tesla gets damaged, then you need replacement parts. Tesla has tried to ensure the process is as smooth as possible by providing service centers or mobile service vans to repair vehicle damage.  Thanks to legislation in some US states, the company...
  • Dyson’s electric vehicle is coming in 2021

    This is one of the boldest product diversification strategies we’ve seen in a while, Vacuum maker Dyson is building a car. That car will be an electric vehicle and is being created by a team of 400 employees dedicated to the task, at Dyson’s Hullavington Airfield Campus in the...
  • Tesla Model 3 changes

    Elon’s been tweeting again and this time its about changes to the Model 3 offerings by Tesla. In the US, followed by Canada, there’s a new Model 3 variant, with a Mid Range Battery. As the name suggests, this new battery sits between standard or base model and the...
  • GM’s Maven Gig available in Perth, after clocking up 3.5 million passenger trips

    Recently Holden announced that its expanding Maven Gig to Perth, Western Australia, as consumer demand for GM’s mobility solutions continues to grow in Australia. Maven Gig provides freelance rideshare and delivery drivers in major cities access to a range of Holden vehicles, from compact hatches to SUVs and sedans,...
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    As expectant owners anxiously await their delivery in Australia, Tesla’s Model 3 is about to go on somewhat of a road trip. Tesla imported a few Model 3s for a preview event in late August, which saw some location experience up to a 2 hour wait. Since then, the...
  • What’s it like to drive Nissan’s GTR at 250km/h at The Bend?

    Yesterday I had a fairly unique opportunity to get being the wheel of a Nissan GTR Nismo as part of the Nissan Juke Nismo Australian launch activities. Australia’s newest race track, ‘The Bend’ provided the perfect opportunity to showcase the stunning performance of the vehicle. The GTR Nismo edition...
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    Since opening earlier this year, the venue is now well established with the track now surrounded by grass, gone is the dust and dirt issues of early GT races. Before we were unleashed on the track, we had an opportunity to hear from management from The Bend who explained...
  • Nissan launch the Juke Nismo RS in Australia

    Nissan has introduced the JUKE NISMO RS to its SUV range, making it the third NISMO model to be sold in Australia, joining the flagship Nissan GT-R NISMO, which was launched at Bathurst in February last year, and the Nissan 370Z NISMO later that year. NISMO, which is an...
  • Tesla cars, just got better with v9.0 software upgrade

    One of the best features about what’s on offer with Tesla is the over-the-air updates that improve the car after you purchase it. Most vehicles roll out of the showroom in their best condition and everything you do to it degrades the vehicle, but Tesla turns that around, improving...
  • Review: 2018 Ford Ranger Raptor

    Ford’s Ranger Raptor is now the flagship for the long running and very successful, Australian-designed Ranger. The Raptor is the brainchild of Ford Performance, their racing division, so you know they don’t do things by halves and on the Raptor, they turned the dial right up to 11 (on...
  • Hyundai reveal new i30 N Fastback

    Hyundai have just revealed another variant to their successful hot hatch the i30 N, with the i30 Fastback.  The new 2019 i30 Fastback N will officially be unveiled at the 2018 Paris Motor Show in October, but we have the details now. The new i30 Fastback N, builds on...

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