Kevin J Lee

Nissan introduces 370Z Coupe Heritage Edition

The Nissan 370Z is getting long in the tooth but Nissan is giving it a special edition treatment before the all-new model arrives in the next couple of years. Called the Heritage Edition, the model “honours the iconic Nissan sports car as it approaches its 50th anniversary at the end …

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Lexus LS 500 F Sport to debut in New York

Lexus has announced it will introduce ‘the most engaging’ LS, the LS 500 F Sport, at the New York International Auto Show next week. The all-new LS F Sport follows the global debut of the 310kW LS 500 in Detroit earlier this year and the 264kW full hybrid LS 500h in …

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Brabus unveils 1,500Nm Mercedes-Maybach Rocket 900

Brabus Rocket 900. The name should be enough to set the tone for this super limousine. Based on the Mercedes-Maybach S600 that rolls off the factory floor with a 6.0-litre twin-turbo V12 engine producing 390kW and 830Nm of torque, the luxury limo is by no means lacking. However, that doesn’t …

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Toyota Hilux Tonka Concept is king of the sandpit

Toyota is giving grown ups a chance to relive their childhood with a new Hilux-based concept. Dubbed the Hilux Tonka Concept, it is a full-size dream toy for adults that combine the toughness and durability in Toyota and toymaker, Tonka’s DNAs. The high-riding off-roader celebrates HiLux’s breakthrough in becoming Australia’s …

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2019 Nissan Fairlady Z realistically envisioned

The Nissan Fairlady was one of the first sports coupes to come out of Japan back in the 1960s. Built as a halo model to bolster the company’s image, the first generation 240Z went on to win the hearts of car enthusiasts both in Japan and in the US. While …

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735kW/1,152Nm rear-drive Toyota Corolla Hatch, anyone?

This is possibly the craziest and most desirable Toyota Corolla. Ever! What you’re looking at is Papadakis Racing’s 735kW/1,152Nm nitrous-boosted Corolla for the upcoming Formula Drift season. Yes, it isn’t a typo. This is a drifting Corolla Hatch! Officially known as the Rockstar Energy Drink/Nexen Tire Toyota Corolla iM, the …

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From Steel to Wheels: The making of Nissan Navara

Nissan has released a video called “Steel to Wheels” that gives us a behind-the-scenes look at the building of the Nissan Navara at its Thai factory. The Navara is produced by the plant’s 1,400 local employees and accounts for 57.6% of Nissan’s exports from Thailand. It is shipped to 105 …

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Track-prepped Mercedes-AMG C63 R on the way

A track-prepped version of the Mercedes-AMG C63, dubbed the C63 R, is on its way in the next couple of years. Rather than receiving a Black Series badge, the new C63 R will follow in the footsteps of the AMG GT R and destined to be the most focused variant …

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2017 Lexus IS 200t Sports Luxury Review

Lexus has, arguably, often been unfairly referred to as a “glorified Toyota”, and while that may be true for certain models in the lineup (I’m looking at you, Lexus LX), the majority of its range are actually proper premium models based on entirely different rear-wheel drive platforms (IS, RC, GS …

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