BMW M3 Review – featuring E92

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BMW M3 Review – featuring E92

Before you read any deeper into this BMW M3 review, let me declare some bias. I’m more of an M3 person than an M4 one. It’s not just about the four-door practicality, as most M3 generations sold in Australia have been coupes; or the fact the M3 saves you $10K over the M4; it’s also about that badge...

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Mercedes-AMG confirms GT racer with or without turbocharging
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Mercedes-AMG confirms GT racer with or without turbocharging

Hot on the heels of the international launch of the all-new Mercedes-AMG GT sports car, AMG chairman Tobias Moers has officially confirmed a GT3 racing version, though it may not be turbocharged. In an exclusive interview at the Laguna Seca Raceway in California, AMG engine designer, Thomas Ramsteiner, told CarAdvice that new FIA regulations for 2016 might force the car company to further develop its existing 6...


Mercedes-AMG GT designer says similarities with Porsche 911 unavoidable
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Mercedes-AMG GT designer says similarities with Porsche 911 unavoidable

In an exclusive interview with CarAdvice at the global launch of the all-new Mercedes-AMG GT, Mark Fetherston, exterior designer for Mercedes-Benz, said he makes no apologies for any similarities that some might see between the GT and Porsche 911. “There are classic sports car proportions that you kind of want in your car and you end up having similarities with other brands – you can’t help that," said Fetherston...


Mercedes-Benz GLA45: Week with review
Rating: 910 /10
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Mercedes-Benz GLA45: Week with review

Sing, dance and act? Is the Mercedes-Benz GLA45 a real triple-treat for the road?

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2015 Fiat Abarth 595 Turismo Review
Rating: 710 /10
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2015 Fiat Abarth 595 Turismo Review

The Abarth 595 Turismo is nearly $1500 cheaper than the model it replaces. It's still a smile a minute too and the manual is the go-to transmission option.


Renault Megane CC Review
Rating: 5.510 /10
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Renault Megane CC Review

Spring is the perfect time for a drop-top introduction, and so arrives the updated Renault Megane Coupe-Cabriolet. Just after winter but before a summer blaze, the sun rediscover the best of its baking heat, the evening air is balmy and the days are magically an hour longer than they were just a few weeks ago...


2015 Kia Pro_cee'd GT Review
Rating: 810 /10
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2015 Kia Pro_cee'd GT Review

Seven months after its Australian launch, the Kia Pro_cee'd GT gets upgraded with sat-nav and a longer warranty...

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2015 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar Review
Rating: 810 /10
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2015 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar Review

The Volvo S60 Polestar is back for a third time in Australia. This time though it has a wagon sibling, the V60 Polestar.

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Mazda MX-5 25th Anniversary Review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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Mazda MX-5 25th Anniversary Review

It's one last spin for the third-generation Mixxer as Mazda celebrates 25 years since the compact roadster's inception...

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BMW i8 Review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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BMW i8 Review

Is this the future of the automobile?

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2015 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Quadrifoglio Verde Review : first drive
Rating: 710 /10
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2015 Alfa Romeo Giulietta Quadrifoglio Verde Review : first drive

Driving the latest Alfa Romeo Giulietta Quadrifoglio Verde in Italy isn't just fun, it's a religious experience.


2015 Alfa Romeo Giulietta QV Review
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2015 Alfa Romeo Giulietta QV Review

http://www.caradvice.com.au/313311/?yt_desc - Read the article here. Driving an Alfa Romeo in Italy, isn't just fun, it's a religious experience if you're behind the wheel of the latest Alfa Romeo Giulietta Quadrifoglio Verde. The latest Alfa Romeo Giulietta Quadrifoglio Verde still manages to trump its rivals when it comes to style, character and sheer pizazz...


Holden Astra VXR Review
Rating: 810 /10
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Holden Astra VXR Review

It’s been badged an HSV, an Opel, and now the hottest Astra will return in 2015 as the Holden Astra VXR to put the Lion badge back in the hot-hatch game for the first time since 2009. Australians could buy this very car only last year as an Opel Astra OPC, of course, before the German brand’s failed return to the market gave Holden the opportunity to steal back a bunch of Opels...


Ferrari FF Review : Maranello to Monte Carlo via the Cisa Pass

Ferrari FF Review : Maranello to Monte Carlo via the Cisa Pass

Darryl Kerrigan’s “Tell him he’s dreamin’” scene from The Castle was the first thing I was expecting to hear from Ferrari Australia when I asked to drive a Ferrari FF from Maranello to Monte Carlo for the 2014 Monaco Formula 1 Grand Prix.   Much to my surprise, the company gave the idea two thumbs up and I was all set...

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2015 Audi S1 Sportback Review
Rating: 810 /10
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2015 Audi S1 Sportback Review

The S1 Sportback quattro is the latest addition to the burgeoning A1 portfolio. AWD and serious power create an intoxicating driver's car.


Rolls-Royce Wraith Review
Rating: 910 /10
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Rolls-Royce Wraith Review

Rolls-Royce is a car company that never does things by halves. When the car company announced that it was going to release the Rolls-Royce Wraith, its fastest road going car ever, it had the motoring world excited.

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Porsche Macan S Diesel v Audi SQ5 TDI Drag Race
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Porsche Macan S Diesel v Audi SQ5 TDI Drag Race

http://www.caradvice.com.au/308887/?yt_desc - Read our comparioson of the Macan, SQ5 and X4 here. CarAdvice.com.au pits the Audi SQ5 TDI against the new Porsche Macan S Diesel to see if it can retain its crown as the drag race champion.


Porsche Macan S Diesel v Audi SQ5 TDI drag race: video
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Porsche Macan S Diesel v Audi SQ5 TDI drag race: video

It's diesels at dawn in a duel to the death! Well, perhaps it's not quite that dramatic, but this battle royale between oil-burning SUV cousins has been so eagerly awaited by the CarAdvice team that we put the contenders together as soon as we had the chance. On the right (below): the current champion, the self-proclaimed 'fastest diesel SUV on the planet' - the Audi SQ5...


Renault RS Monitor 2.0 Quick Look
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Renault RS Monitor 2.0 Quick Look

http://www.caradvice.com.au/307175/?yt_desc The Renault RS Monitor 2.0 data logging system made its global debut back in 2013 on the all-new fourth-generation Clio RS. First seen locally on both the new Clio RS and the limited edition Renault Megane RS265 Red Bull RB8 launched late last year, the functionality is now available on the facelifted Renault Megane RS as standard and on the $39,490 Megane GT220 Premium hatch seen here...


2015 Audi TT S Review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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2015 Audi TT S Review

The flagship (for now) of the 2015 Audi TT range adds track-lapping ability to an already talented new coupe.

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