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Limited edition HSV Colorado SportsCat R unveiled

HSV has announced a new limited-run variant of the pumped-up Colorado SportsCat – the SportsCat R – that sports a host of cosmetic changes to set it apart from the standard model. Priced from $65,990, Holden’s performance arm claims the R model will “take the vehicle’s distinctive street presence to …

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2019 Toyota RAV4: Technical Overview

The 2019 RAV4 line-up will include the nameplate’s first ever hybrid variant, featuring the option of a newly developed electric AWD system that combines optimum traction with high fuel efficiency. A mechanical AWD system is also available in the new range, updated with Toyota’s first dynamic torque vectoring system that …

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All-new 2019 Mazda3 to debut at Los Angeles Motor Show

Mazda has confirmed the all-new 2019 Mazda3 range will make their global debut at the Los Angeles Motor Show which opens its doors on 30 November. Unlike its main rival, the Toyota Corolla, Mazda will simultaneously unveil both the Mazda3 sedan and hatch to the world, which it says mark the …

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Volkswagen introduces Amarok’s little bro – the Tarok

Volkswagen has taken the wraps off its latest entrant in the burgeoning pickup market, the new Tarok pickup concept, at the Sao Paulo International Motor Show in Brazil. While officially a concept, it’s anything but, as the Amarok’s little brother looks almost production ready to our eyes. Volkswagen even confirms …

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Ford Mustang takes shape ahead of 2019 Supercars Championship debut

The Ford Mustang has completed its inaugural test as a fully-fledged Supercar ahead of its first race in the 2019 Australia Supercars Championship. The 2019 Mustang Supercar completed its first laps at Queensland Raceway, Ipswich, ahead of its official homologation for the 2019 season, where it will replace the Ford …

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Rumour: Subaru readying compact hot hatch for WRC

Subaru is rumoured to be readying an entry-level hot hatch that would rival the likes of the Suzuki Swift Sport, Volkswagen Polo GTI and Renault Clio R.S. And if that’s not enough, the rumour mill also suggests the pocket rocket would also form the basis for Subaru’s re-entry into the …

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Lexus UX checks in from under $45k

Lexus Australia today announced aggressive pricing to accompany the introduction of the luxury brand’s latest compact SUV – the Lexus UX. With prices for the three-tier UX range starting at below $45,000, the urban crossover is the most affordable of all Lexus models other than the Luxury version of the …

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BMW 8 Series Convertible unwrapped

BMW is forging ahead with its model offensive in the luxury segment with the launch of the 8 Series Convertible. The new flagship open-top sports car blends sporty driving properties with distinctive design elegance. Two powerful engines will be available from launch in March 2019. The 390 kW/530 hp V8 …

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New Toyota Supra to debut in Detroit, due in Australia Q2 2019

Toyota has confirmed that the next-generation Supra will make its global debut at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January next year. The much-anticipated sports car is also slated for launch in Australia in the second half of 2019, signalling the return of the Supra nameplate down …

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Yacht-inspired Abarth 695 Rivale to land from $44,990

Fiat Chrysler has confirmed the Abarth 695 Rivale will make its way Down Under in 2019, with prices starting from $44,990 plus on-road costs for the limited-edition hot hatch. Drawing inspiration from the luxurious Riva Yachts, just 35 examples will hit our shores in both hatch and convertible form with …

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Jaguar marks 70 years of sports car with F-Type Chequered Flag

Jaguar has introduced the F-Type Chequered Flag Coupe and Convertible to celebrate 70 years of its sports car heritage that started with the 1948 XK 120, culminating with the current F-Type. Based on the F-Type R-Dynamic, the limited edition Chequered Flag will be offered with three engine options: A 221kW/400Nm, …

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Elon Musk: Tesla Model 3 arriving in Australia mid-2019

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has confirmed via Twitter that Australian deliveries of the long anticipated Model 3 sedan will commence in mid-2019, a few months earlier than anticipated. Martin Hungerford, one of many Australian Tesla customers who have put down deposits for the most affordable Tesla model tweeted Mr Musk …

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Toyota to launch 5 new hybrid models by 2020

Toyota Australia has reaffirmed its commitment to adding five new hybrid models to its range over the next two and a half years as it ramps up its plans to deliver the petrol-electric technology to a broader base of customers. The company’s decision to expand the availability of hybrid models …

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2019 Skoda Scala detailed ahead of official unveiling

Skoda has released a set of teaser photos and a raft of new details regarding the upcoming Scala hatch ahead of its official unveiling in the coming months.  The Scala will be the first model in the Czech manufacturer’s lineup to be based upon parent company Volkswagen’s MQB A0 platform, …

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