Alvin Lee

Founder and Chief Editor

2020 Lexus RC F Track Edition Review

Slapping a Track Edition badge on a car is no easy task. Usually this involves extracting more power, reducing weight, strengthening the chassis, firming up the suspension and improving aerodynamics. If done right, the end product should be a couple of notches quicker, louder and sharper. And if the company’s …

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Mazda celebrates 100th Year Anniversary with Special Edition models

Celebrating 100 years since its foundation as a humble cork manufacturer, Mazda will release a 100th Anniversary Special Edition series of its major models. The special edition models pay homage to Mazda’s history and its tenacious challenger spirit, drawing inspiration from the company’s first ever passenger car, the R360 Coupe. Designed to …

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Will the 2021 Mitsubishi Pajero look this good?

The current-generation Mitsubishi Pajero has been around since 2006. Yep, that’s 14 years ago. It’s certainly living in borrowed time, despite the numerous updates it received over that period. It’s rumoured to have an all-new successor sometime around 2021, but nothing is solid so far. Prototype has yet to be …

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2020 Lexus RX 300 F Sport Review

When we first drove the current fourth-generation Lexus RX back in 2016, we liked its bold design, ride comfort and luxurious features. For 2020, Lexus has given the mid-size SUV a top-to-bottom refresh, with the aim of further boosting its appeal in this increasingly competitive passenger car segment. The 2020 …

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All-new Genesis G80 unveiled, gets turbo V6

Genesis has officially unveiled the all-new G80. Joining the G70 compact luxury sedan and GV80 large SUV, the new G80 replaces the previous Hyundai Genesis (later rebranded as Genesis G80) as the brand’s new mid-sized, executive luxury sedan. Featuring Genesis’ “Athletic Elegance” design language, the G80 offers a unique interpretation of the midsize luxury sedan. …

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2020 Mazda CX-5 further refined, boosts off-road tech

The popular Mazda CX-5 range has gained a host of upgrades for 2020, adding greater versatility, safety and comfort both on and off-road. Available now, the updated CX-5 adds new technology, advanced safety equipment and improves cabin quietness for a better ride feeling. Headlining the 2020 upgrades is Mazda’s newly …

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Wild as Wald: Toyota Hilux Black Bison Edition

Japanese tuner Wald International has brought out what is most likely the wildest Toyota HiLux we have ever seen. Appropriately named the Toyota HiLux Black Bison Edition, the world’s best-selling utility vehicle has been dressed up with carbon fibre wheel fender extensions, bonnet air scoop and bug guard, rear roof …

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New Nissan Z logo trademarked, hints at new model

Will there be a new-generation Nissan Z sports car? It’s been a question asked by many in recent years. Launched over a decade ago, the current Nissan 370Z is no doubt living on borrowed time. With no test mule or prototype in sight, it would seem like the Z’s days …

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Fastest GTI ever: Volkswagen Golf GTI TCR price and specification

The fastest Volkswagen Golf GTI to date will arrive in Australian showrooms in July priced from $51,490 plus on-road costs. Celebrating Volkswagen’s success in Touring Car Racing, the Golf GTI TCR is the latest in the line of GTI special editions that began with the GTI Pirelli (Mark 5), through …

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The stunning BMW Shooting Brake that isn’t designed by BMW

The upcoming BMW 4 Series may have an over sized kidney grille that is looking rather hard to resonate with fans, but that doesn’t mean it’s the end for BMW design. This is the BMW Coupe, a 2-door shooting brake concept based on the next-generation 4 Series. Unlike the 4 …

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2020 Toyota Granvia VX Review – the 8-seater Luxury Bus

While seven-seater SUVs are great for hauling the family plus the neighbour’s kids around town, for the ultimate people transport, nothing beats the minivan, or people mover as it’s most appropriately known. There are a few options available in Australia, with varying sizes to suit families’ needs. But if you …

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2020 Kia Sorento in the details

The new fourth-generation Sorento is the flagship for Kia’s reinvigorated global SUV line-up, alongside the Seltos and Sportage. The new model is the result of a collaborative design effort between all three studios within Kia’s worldwide design network, in Korea, Europe and North America. Design The front of the new …

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2020 Nissan Navara gains refinement and safety boost

The Nissan Navara Dual Cab range has been enhanced with styling and refinement updates.  Inspired by the Navara N-Trek special edition model, the Navara ST Dual Cab boast toughened up looks courtesy of a Black Styling Package, featuring Nissan’s signature V-Motion grille in black, black front fog light surrounds, a black alloy …

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Continental 3D digital instrumentation cluster debuts in Genesis GV80

Automotive tech company Continental is launching the world’s first production 3D digital instrumentation cluster. Its first application is on the Genesis GV80 high-line variant. Taking digital instrumentation to a new level, the Continental technology displays three-dimensional scales, pointers and objects, for example displaying a stop sign warning in the driver’s …

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