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Honda marks 50 years in Australia with gold NSX and Civic Type R

Honda is marking half a century in Australia since the company was established locally on February 4, 1969. To celebrate, Honda has draped a range of products in gold, among them a NSX supercar and a Civic Type R. The one-off collection also includes a CBR1000RR Fireblade motorcycle, CRF50F Kids Fun …

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2019 Honda CR-V Vi Review – good value or budget offering?

What is it? The Honda CR-V Vi is the new entry-level variant into the CR-V line-up, replacing a spot previously occupied by the CR-V VTi and expanding the range to 5 model grades. It’s priced from $28,290 plus on-road costs, under cutting the popular Mazda CX-5 Maxx and Toyota RAV4 …

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7-seat SUV Comparison: 2019 Mazda CX-9 vs Hyundai Santa Fe

If you’re looking to purchase a large 7-seat family SUV, chances are your short list would have already included these two rivals: the Mazda CX-9 and Hyundai Santa Fe. Along with the Toyota Kluger, the CX-9 and Santa Fe represent the top three selling models in the full-size SUV segment. …

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Reborn Suzuki Jimny launches in Australia from $23,990

The long awaited Suzuki Jimny will this Saturday return to Australian dealerships as part of a dual Australia Day launch alongside the new Suzuki Vitara. The all-new Jimny continues the core character of the one-and-only, small, lightweight 4X4 vehicle following nearly 50 years of worldwide popularity. Featuring a rugged exterior …

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Three-tier 2019 BMW Z4 range kicks off at sub-$85k

The new BMW Z4 roadster is set to hit showrooms down under in April priced from $84,900 plus on-road costs. The full pricing and specification of the 2019 Z4 range has been confirmed today with the three-tier line-up kicked off by the Z4 sDrive20i, moving up to the mid-spec Z4 sDrive30i and …

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GT adds turbo sparkle to Kia Cerato

Kia’s best-selling model, the Cerato Sedan and Hatch, has stepped up the game with the addition of a 1.6-litre turbo model complete with a ride and handling package providing the most focused drive to date in Kia’s small car garage. The four-cylinder 1.6-litre turbo engine produces 150kW at 6000rpm and …

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Toyota Supra capable of 7:40 Ring’ lap time – Chief Engineer

We have seen the new Toyota Supra, we know its full specification, but one question remains. How fast can the Supra go round the notorious Nurburgring circuit? And the answer to that question was what American publication Road and Track was seeking from Toyota at this year’s North American International …

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2019 Jeep Wrangler pricing and specification confirmed

The new-generation Jeep Wrangler will hit Australian showrooms in early April, bringing a more contemporary design that remains authentic to the Wrangler’s iconic history, along with advanced safety and technological features. For the first time, the all-new Wrangler Rubicon is available with the option to house a 2.2-litre turbo diesel …

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Hyundai Veloster N TCR all set for IMSA Challenge

Hyundai is stepping up its motorsport charge with the unveiling of the Veloster N TCR race car at the North American International Auto Show today.  The Veloster N TCR joins the fierce competition in the 2019 International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) MICHELIN Pilot Challenge. At North America’s premier racetracks, it will …

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Competition model and new powertrain headline updated 2019 Audi TTS

The updated 2019 Audi TTS has been revealed, bringing a more refined exterior and interior, updated powertrain and new features. New design details come in the form of a matt aluminium silver look in the Singleframe grille with matt titanium black insert, restyled front and rear bumpers, new side sills …

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Prior Design drops Mercedes-AMG GT PD700GTR wide body

Renown aerodynamic specialist Prior Design has impressed us with yet another wide body conversion. Not satisfied with the previous PDT800GT package for the Mercedes-AMG GT, the German tuner has released a second wide body kit for the AMG flagship. Called the PD700GTR, the new body kit consists of extended wheel fenders for the …

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Honda CR-V VTi-E7 joins range as entry-level 7-seat option

With surging demand for a better value 7-seat version Honda’s popular CR-V mid-size SUV, the Japanese car maker has added a new variant to the line-up in the form of the new VTi-E7. Powered by the the same 1.5-litre turbo engine as the rest of the range (bar the entry-level …

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2019 Renault Megane R.S. 280 Sport Review

There has never been a better time to be a driving enthusiast. Machines with the desire to entertain are no longer only accessible to the lucky few with a seven-digit bank account balance. If you have fifty big ones lying around, cars like the Honda Civic Type R, Volkswagen Golf …

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Next-gen Toyota Supra reveals its rear in leaked image

It was just two weeks ago when the next-gen Toyota Supra had its front-end design leaked online thanks to a spy photo, now the rear of the much anticipated sports car has been revealed as well, thanks again to the wonderful work of spy photographers. With the cover partially peeled …

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