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Audi SQ2 unveiled with 220kW turbocharged mill

Audi has surprised the world’s media by unveiling the hot SQ2 ahead of its Paris Motor Show debut without a single teaser image. Packed with a 220kW/400Nm petrol engine married to a 7-speed S Tronic twin-clutch transmission driving all four wheels, the SQ2 will sprint from 0-100km/h in 4.8 seconds …

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Nissan unveils limited run Navara Silverline and Black Edition

Following the success of last year’s Navara ST-X N-Sport, Nissan has expanded its special edition range to include the Navara Dual Cab 4X4 SL-based “Silverline” and ST “Black Edition”. The 2017 Navara ST-X 4X4 N-Sport sold out of the limited run 500 units not long after its release, but continuous …

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Infiniti’s latest Project Black S prototype breaks cover

The latest version of Infiniti’s Project Black S prototype has been revealed ahead of its official debut at the 2018 Paris Motor Show next week.  Based on the Q60 Red Sport 400 coupe, the prototype you see above is a follow-up to the concept car first shown in 2017 at …

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Honda offers carbon fibre accessories for Civic Type R

The already racy Civic Type R can now be made even more special with a host of genuine carbon fibre components from Honda. The ‘Type R’ ethos has always been about minimising weight and maximising performance potential, and this new Australian-specific accessory range for Civic Type R maintains those defining …

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2019 Hyundai i30 Fastback N revealed – arriving Q1 2019

Hyundai has taken the wraps of its second N Performance model, the new 2019 i30 Fastback N which will make its global debut at the 2018 Paris Motor Show. Confirmed for an Australian launch early next year, the sleek i30 Fastback N wraps the scintillating performance and driver appeal of …

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Toyota CEO shows off his one-off, hotted-up Century GRMN

Toyota’s CEO, Akio Toyoda has been snapped in his new one-of-a-kind company car, a Toyota Century GRMN. Produced strictly for the Japanese domestic market, the Century is the flagship in Toyota’s local line up and this hotted-up version includes a custom bodykit with black trimming from Toyota’s go-fast division GRMN. …

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Sharper, roomier Lexus ES arrives as hybrid-only offering

The new generation Lexus ES mid-size sedan arrives in Australian dealership this month priced from just under $60,000, bringing fresh elegant design and new safety tech as well as delivering sharper driving dynamics. In a move that signals the brand’s on-going commitment to electrification of its line-up, Lexus Australia is …

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2019 Audi RS 5 Sportback pricing and specs confirmed

If you’ve ever thought the new RS 5 didn’t have enough doors, Audi will have you covered when the five-door RS5 Sportback joins its two-door sibling in showrooms for the same $157,700 list price early in the new year.  Standing out amongst the crowd, with no hot fastback equivalent from …

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Ford Mustang Bullitt offered in rare 700 examples priced from sub-$75k

The limited edition Ford Mustang Bullitt will make its Australian debut at the 2018 Motorclassica in Melbourne next month, just in time for the 1968 film Bullitt’s 50th anniversary. “We’re so pleased that enthusiasts will be able to see Mustang Bullitt in the metal for the very first time at …

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Kia Stinger sworn in as Western Australian Police pursuit car

The Western Australian Police Department has added a sting in the tail of its traffic law enforcement team with the decision to roll out 50 Kia Stingers over the next 12 months. The decision makes WA the second police jurisdiction in Australia, after Queensland, to embrace the Stinger as a …

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Peugeot revives 504 Coupe with e-Legend Concept

Peugeot has been building cars for 120 years and is one of the oldest car manufacturers in the world. It’s certainly produced some beautiful cars in that time, including the 504 Coupe from the late 60s. Now the company has unveiled a modern interpretation of the model in the form …

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Nissan unveils mobile observatory – Navara Dark Sky Concept

Nissan has unveiled the one-of-a-kind Nissan Navara Dark Sky Concept at the 2018 Hannover Motor Show which takes exploration to the next level. Developed in the UK in collaboration with the European Space Agency (ESA), the concept vehicle functions as a mobile astronomy lab, featuring an observatory-class telescope on a …

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First ever Ferrari crossover to be known as Purosangue

Ferrari is officially joining the crossover race with its upcoming Purosangue (Italian for thoroughbred), which is set to arrive towards the end of 2022. Just don’t call it an SUV. “That word, I do not want to hear it in the same phrase as Ferrari,” new Ferrari boss, Louis Carey …

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Mercedes-AMG A35 breaks cover

The first ever Mercedes-AMG A 35 has joined the A-Class family as the new, more affordable performance grade until the full fat A 45 flagship arrives next year. Hailed by its manufacturer as “a true AMG for the Hot Hatch stage”, the A 35 is powered by a 2.0-litre petrol engine …

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