Aaron Brendel

Aussie team misses out in Nissan PlayStation GT Academy Final

The Australian representatives Chris McIvor and Bradley Packham suffered a severe blow during the stock car challenge where the team’s car lost power due to a fuel module failure. The pair had put up a strong performance and were leading the stock car race challenge until it all went wrong. …

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BMW shows off M3 prototypes to celebrate 30 years of M3

30 year anniversary BMW M3

The BMW M3 celebrates its 30th anniversary for 2016 and what better time than to take a closer look at a few rarely seen prototype BMW M3’s that could have been. 1986 BMW M3 Pickup The BMW Motorsport department who were responsible for development of the M3 used the body …

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Hyundai RN30 Concept previews i30-based hot hatch

Hyundai RN30 N Concept Teaser

The world will get its first fleeting glimpse of Hyundai’s latest performance orientated N concept, the RN30, set to premiere to at the Paris Motor Show on the 29th of September. The racing concept draws its roots from the motorsports world and was developed under the mantra of passion and …

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2016 Mazda3 Review – Mazda3 Maxx Sedan

2016 Mazda 3 Maxx sedan

The new Mazda 3 has been released for 2016 with a collection of improvements and added features across the range. Priced from $20,490 plus on-roads, the 2016 Mazda 3 has had a minor face lift where keen eyes will notice reshaped headlights, a chrome grill which extends into the headlight reflector, slimmer …

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AWD Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce headed to Paris Motor Show

For the 2016 Paris Motor Show the attention will be on the new lukewarm Giulia all-wheel-drive at the Alfa Romeo stand. On display will be two new Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce in two flavours, a Blue Misano 280hp (208kW) 2.0 Turbo Petrol car which will be accompanied by a Silverstone Grey …

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Encore for Honda Jazz Limited Edition

2016 Honda Jazz Limited edition front

The Jazz Limited Edition is back for 2016 with a host of upgrades to dazzle the crowd with this latest performance from Honda. Already a popular model within the small car segment across Australia, The Honda Jazz Limited Edition for 2016 is based on the VTi (CVT) model but now …

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Nissan to expand Australian Motorsports commitment

NISMO GTR and Altima Supercar

For both 2017 and 2018 Nissan has confirmed their commitment to the Australian Motorsports seasons spanning the Supercars Championship, Bathurst 12 Hour and Australian GT Championship. A field of four Nissan Altima Supercars will be racing in the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship for 2017 and 2018 seasons as part of …

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2017 Mazda CX-5 spied testing once again

Evolution not revolution appears to be the route Mazda have taken with the new 2017 Mazda CX-5. The current model has been a huge success for the manufacturer and from the spy shots we’ve seen the new model is an evolutionary refinement on that winning formula. Clad in camouflage the …

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Australian GT Academy shootout on the Gold Coast

GT Academy Australian Competitors Group Photo

After a rigorous two day competition to decide the Australian finalists for the Nissan PlayStation GT Academy which wrapped up at Warner Bros. Movie World, the six winners have been announced. Of all the entrants only six get the opportunity to challenge the rest of the international contestants at the …

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Podium result for Subaru in South Australia

Subaru do Motorsport WRX STI

Molly Taylor and Bill Hayes have driven the Subaru do Motorsport Team right onto the podium after completing round four of the 2016 Kumho Tyre Australian Rally Championship with second place. With second place from Heat One already under their belts, the driving duo pushed their Group N Production Class …

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