Kevin J Lee

Aston Martin Rapide AMR unwrapped with 450kW V12

Aston Martin has unveiled its second model under the AMR performance sub-brand with the new Rapide AMR following in the footsteps of the DB11 AMR. Described as “a sports car capable of comfortably transporting a team of race drivers to a circuit on the other side of a continent and …

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RAM 1500 officially arrives in Australia from $79,990

The RAM 1500 has officially arrived in Australia complete with factory warranty for the first time, while competing in the fastest growing market sector in the country. The full-size pickup is said to set new standards for towing capacity, tub size, interior space and comfort, along with the only V8 …

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2018 Holden Commodore Calais-V V6 AWD Review

 Badge engineering is fraud with danger especially for a model as iconic as the Holden Commodore. History is littered with examples of this failed undertaking including the Nissan Bluebird-based Ford Pintara and Saab’s version of the Subaru Impreza wagon, the 9-2X. Holden of course, is no stranger to this …

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Mole turns Alfa Romeo 4C into one-off supercar

Coachbuilders can sometimes do wonders as the car you see here, known officially as the Alfa Romeo Mole Costruzione Artigianale 001, started life as an Alfa Romeo 4C. Its transformation into supercar looks begins with its bespoke bodywork, which is a fusion of Alfa Romeo’s current design language with evocative …

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Former Holden boss says sorry for crashing Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

Former Holden boss now General Motors head of global product development, Mark Reuss, has issued an apology for causing a half-hour delay at the start of the Detroit IndyCar on June 3, after crashing the Corvette pace car. “I want to thank you all for your well wishes today. I …

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First photos: Audi Q8 Coupe SUV

First images of Audi’s all-new Q8 have surfaced on the web ahead of its official unveiling in Shenzhen, China tomorrow. Brought to us by Observador, the production Q8 remains relatively faithful to the Q8 concept that was unveiled at the North American International Auto Show last year. In fact, the …

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2018 Suzuki Swift Sport Review

 Good things come in small packages. Compact, light and now packing turbocharge punch, the 2018 Suzuki Swift Sport offers similar thrills to the larger, more powerful hot hatches yet won’t kill your bank. Available as a single, uncomplicated, highly-specified model, the new Swift Sport is priced from an affordable …

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Attack of the Clones! China’s Lamborghini Urus rip-off

It is well documented the Chinese regularly rips off western and even Japanese carmakers’ designs, from the Porsche Macan to the Lexus IS. Now, they have upped the ante with this Lamborghini Urus clone. Build by BAIC owned Huansu Auto, the C60’s front fascia is unashamedly a copy of the …

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Race! turns Audi RS6 into road going DTM racer

Check this bad boy out! Built by South African tuner, Race!, this DTM wannabe Nardo Gray Audi RS6 definitely looks the business with its super aggressive wide body kit. The DarwinPro DTM style carbon fibre aero kit consists of a pronounced front splitter, dual canards just below the headlights, on …

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Hotel valet wrecked Porsche Carrera S in parking fail

A hotel valet in Sydney has wrecked a customer’s Porsche Carrera S after driving it underneath a Subaru XV in the hotel’s driveway. According to report, the man was trapped in the Porsche after he rear-ended the orange Subaru XV and somehow scooped it up, wedging the sports car underneath …

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Lamborghini Aventador destroyed in Singapore

A Lamborghini Aventador has been totaled in Singapore in what appears to be a high-speed crash with two other vehicles. According to reports from Yahoo Singapore, three people were involved in the crash and all were hospitalized for minor injuries despite the severity of the crash. It isn’t clear what …

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Jaguar I-Pace SVR would prioritise handling over sprint time

With EVs gaining momentum, Jaguar Land Rover has high hopes for its all-electric I-Pace, indicating a high-performance I-Pace SVR is a possibility. However, don’t expect electrifying performance as they would not be engineered for their 0-100km/h performance alone. “We have asked ourselves how you would ‘SVR’ an electric car,” JLR …

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Honda creates a Civic Type R Pickup Ute

Honda UK has potentially built the fastest pickup ute with its one-off Civic Type R Pickup Truck concept for this year’s SMMT Test Day. Created by the team behind Synchro Motorsport at Honda’s UK Swindon factory, ‘Project P’ – as it is known internally – is based on the standard …

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Ferrari SP38 is an exclusive 488 GTB-based one-off

Ferrari has introduced its latest addition, the Ferrari SP38 to the highly exclusive Special Projects division. It follows in the footsteps of the SP 275 rw competizione and 458 MM Speciale, and is the first to be based on the 488 GTB. As you can see from the press photos, …

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