News

Your daily dose of what’s happening in the car world. Anything from new concepts and new technology to the latest model releases and spy photos. Updated daily, ForceGT.com brings you the latest and greatest in motoring addiction.

2013 Honda Accord launched from $31,490

The new-generation Honda Accord has launched in Australia, with more luxury features and safety technology. “This is the most advanced Accord ever. With its new state-of-the-art safety features and elements of Honda’s Earth Dreams Technology, this is a car we are very proud of,” said Stephen Collins, Honda Australia’s Director during …

Read More »

Seat Leon Cup Racer heading to Wörthersee

Seat has unveiled the new Leon Cup race car, which will be offered to customers in ‘ready-to-race’ form. The Leon Cup Racer will make a public appearance at Wörthersee this month. Based on the five-door Leon, the racer is powered by Audi’s EA888 turbocharged 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine developing 243 kW and …

Read More »

Mercedes-Benz GL-Class on sale now from $129,900

Mercedes-Benz has today announced the price of the new second-generation GL-Class, the company’s full-sized luxury SUV. Starting from $129,900 plus on-road costs for the GL 350 BlueTEC, Mercedes has also introduced an AMG model for the Australian market, the GL 63 AMG. “The GL-Class represents luxury SUV motoring, combining cutting-edge …

Read More »

GM considering light-weight rear-drive sports car

GM is mulling the resurgence of a compact rear-drive sports coupé. Speaking to Automotive News recently, General Motor’s North American President, Mark Reuss, revealed that the company’s Chevrolet brand wants an affordable, compact sports car in the market. The idea isn’t new, as Chevy unveiled the Code 130R concept at …

Read More »

Volkswagen BlueSport roadster back on the drawing board

Volkswagen’s design chief, Walter de Silva, has reignited talks about a future Volkswagen roadster in an interview with German publication, AMS Magazine. In 2009 at the Detroit Motor Show, the manufacturer unveiled the Volkswagen BlueSport roadster concept that was said to preview an upcoming roadster. It was also going to …

Read More »

Jaguar trademarks Q-Type and XQ names – SUV underway

We already know that Jaguar is working on an SUV to compete in the increasingly popular segment. Now, the company has reportedly registered the Q-Type and XQ names on the European Union trademark database. With new owners, Tata, keen on expanding the British marque’s market share, it comes as no …

Read More »

Audi SQ5 arrives in Australia from $89,400

Audi Australia has launched the world’s fastest diesel-powered SUV and the company’s first TDI S model, the Audi SQ5. Priced from just $89,400 plus on-roads, the SQ5 is powered by a high-performance 3.0-litre twin-turbocharged V6 diesel engine producing 230kW and 650Nm @ 1,450-2,800rpm. Mated with a quick shifting 8-speed tiptronic …

Read More »

2014 Porsche 911 Turbo and Turbo S officially unveiled

The new 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo and Turbo S have been fully revealed, ahead of their scheduled global debut at the 2013 Frankfurt Motor Show in September. Following previous reports and spy shots, Porsche has released official specifications of the new 911 Turbo and Turbo S. Both variants will be …

Read More »

2014 Nissan 370Z Nismo Detail Specifications Announced

New details of the 2014 Nissan 370Z Nismo have emerged as the company gears up for the car’s launch in selected markets starting from June this year. The 370Z Nismo is the second car after the GT-R Nismo to get Nissan’s in-house performance treatment at the newly opened Nismo global headquarters …

Read More »

Aston Martin completes partnership with Investindustrial for £150M

Aston Martin has announced that the partnership with Italian investment fund, Investindustrial, has been completed successfully. Investindustrial now holds 37.5 percent equity in Aston Martin, and gives the British manufacturer a much needed fund injection of £150 million (€177 million). With two other major shareholders – The Investment Dar and …

Read More »