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2016 Lamborghini Huracan LP580-2 Review: Track Test

Lamborghini has introduced a new Huracan, the LP580-2. That's '2' for two-wheel drive, and it undercuts the four-wheel-drive LP610 by almost 50 grand.

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Mazda MX-5 reaches production milestone with one-millionth model
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Mazda MX-5 reaches production milestone with one-millionth model

The one-millionth Mazda MX-5 has been produced in Japan, adding yet another milestone to the iconic soft-top's growing list of historic achievements. Repeatedly recognised by Guinness World Records as the world's best-selling two-seater sports car, the one-millionth Mazda MX-5 ever produced, rolled of the Hiroshima production line on April 22 - 27 years after mass-production of the model first began in April 1989...


2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Review : The ultimate 991
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2016 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Review : The ultimate 991

We thought we’d nailed our bucket list after burning up Johannesburg’s Kyalami Grand Prix Circuit in the new 911 Turbo S – but all that was blown out of the water after riding shotgun in the latest Porsche 911 GT3 RS with works driver Jorg Bergmeister...


2016 BMW M5 Pure Review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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2016 BMW M5 Pure Review

The 2016 BMW M5 Pure drops some kit, some kW and some dollars, to become a more purposeful version of the infamous sports sedan.

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$185,000

Jaguar F-Type Project 7 arrives in Australia
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Jaguar F-Type Project 7 arrives in Australia

Read the article here. We first saw the Jaguar Project 7 concept in 2014 and its chances of entering prosecution seemed limited. Celebrating the British brand's seven Le Mans victories, the stunning concept had more power and performance potential than the F-Type and also looked the part. Jaguar confirmed that 250 examples would be built and ten would make their way to Australia...


Audi 'R6' sports car in the works - report
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Audi 'R6' sports car in the works - report

German manufacturer Audi is planning a new mid-engined sports car to fill the void between the TT and R8, according to a new report from Germany. This isn’t the first time the four-ringed brand has been rumoured to be working on a mid-range sports car - the front-engined 2010 and 2013 Quattro concepts were meant to spawn a production model, but that never came to fruition...


Mazda MX-5 Old v New Comparison: First-generation NA v fourth-gen ND
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Mazda MX-5 Old v New Comparison: First-generation NA v fourth-gen ND

Whether you're old enough to remember them or not, the 1980s were cool. Icons such as Madonna and Prince were at the height of their success and big hair wasn't just acceptable, it was wholeheartedly encouraged. But on February 10, 1989, something particularly special happened: the Mazda MX-5 made its global debut at the Chicago motor show, giving birth to one of the world's most successful nameplates ever...


Mazda 'RX-9' still on the production backburner
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Mazda 'RX-9' still on the production backburner

The Mazda RX-Vision concept that stole the Tokyo motor show last November remains on the production slow-burn, with plans to make it for the road seemingly still in their infancy. The gorgeous RX-Vision concept captured minds and hearts alike when it premiered six-months ago, while it also gave a glimpse at where Mazda was at with the rotary engine — its spiritual hallmark...


2016 Toyota 86 Blackline Edition Review
Rating: 810 /10
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2016 Toyota 86 Blackline Edition Review

Offering unique styling inside and out but the same basic underpinnings, the 2016 Toyota 86 Blackline Edition is one for the particularly keen...

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$37,990 - $40,490

Mazda MX-5 Old v New Comparison - First-generation NA v fourth-generation ND
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Mazda MX-5 Old v New Comparison - First-generation NA v fourth-generation ND

Read the article here. Like it or not, the '80s were cool. Madonna and Prince were at the height of their success and big hair wasn't just acceptable, it was encouraged. But a very special thing happened in February of 1989: the Mazda MX-5 was born. It all started with the first-generation Mazda MX-5, the NA. It had an 85kW/130Nm 1...


BMW M2 to "substantially grow" M brand, says local CEO
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BMW M2 to "substantially grow" M brand, says local CEO

The BMW M2 is expected to substantially grow the volume of the M performance brand locally, with wait times for the high-end performance coupe already pushing towards the end of the year. Speaking to CarAdvice at the launch of the new BMW M2 at Targa Tasmania this week, BMW Australia CEO Mark Werner said that being able to plug the hole in the M model line-up with the M2, will provide considerable growth...


2016 Mercedes-Benz SLC Review: SLC300 and SLC43 AMG
Rating: 710 /10
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2016 Mercedes-Benz SLC Review: SLC300 and SLC43 AMG

The SLK badge is gone, replaced by the facelifted SLC. Aside from some minor exterior changes, the big news is under the bonnet especially for the AMG model, with the revered SLK55 AMG replaced by an SLC43 AMG.


2016 Subaru WRX track day review - Sandown Raceway
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2016 Subaru WRX track day review - Sandown Raceway

If you're after a practical sports car and you've got around $40,000 to spend, the turbocharged all-wheel-drive 2016 Subaru WRX seems to have a lot of the goods. But just how good is it? And how well can it handle a day on track? Well, conveniently, we're back again at Sandown Raceway for another weekend warrior track test to find out...


Road trip: New York City

Road trip: New York City

When you think of ultimate driving destinations, New York City is probably one of the last places to come to mind. Anyone who has been to the Big Apple, or even seen it on television, will probably know that even in a taxi it can be an extremely frustrating experience: the traffic is deadly, and stop-start cues can last for hours...

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$399,000

The 10 most powerful cars you can buy in Australia

The 10 most powerful cars you can buy in Australia

Power and excitement go hand-in-hand. Henry Kissinger summed up the connection perfectly when he said: "Power is the ultimate aphrodisiac". Though Kissinger wasn't talking about kilowatts, when you take a look at the 10 most powerful production cars on sale in Australia, there's no arguing each has sex appeal...

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$690,745

Peugeot 308 GTi 270 v Volkswagen Golf GTI Performance Comparison
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Peugeot 308 GTi 270 v Volkswagen Golf GTI Performance Comparison

How does Peugeot's wicked new 308 GTi 270 flagship hot hatch fare against the established might of Volkswagen's GTI Performance edition? We hit the twisty back-roads to find out.


BMW ‘Z5’ spied in the snow, new details emerge
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BMW ‘Z5’ spied in the snow, new details emerge

BMW’s successor to the Z4 sports car, dubbed the ‘Z5’, has been spotted again during cold weather testing. The next-generation model, the company’s first to be co-developed with Toyota, is expected to make its motor-show debut sometime in 2017 before going on sale in 2018...


2016 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Convertible Review
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2016 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Convertible Review

It’s a genuine head turner, guaranteed to attract attention anywhere you go. It’s instantly recognizable and marks return of the modern muscle car to Australia. The Mustang line-up is very simple. There are two body styles, the Fastback and the Convertible, and two engines, a 2.3-litre four cylinder EcoBoost or the 5.0-litre V8...


2016 Subaru Levorg: Initial Australian details revealed
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2016 Subaru Levorg: Initial Australian details revealed

The 2016 Subaru Levorg will be offered with the same powertrain as the Subaru WRX when the new performance wagon arrives in showrooms later this year. The Subaru Levorg is set to be powered by a 2.0-litre four-cylinder turbocharged 'boxer' engine with 197kW of power and 350Nm of torque, though as we've previously reported, there will be no six-speed manual gearbox offered...


2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Performance Review
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2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Performance Review

Read the article here. Call the 2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI Performance boring. Call it bland. Call it the populist choice that will ensure you’re forever anonymous, running round in a sea of other Volkswagen Golfs. You can call the GTI Performance all those things but there’s one other title you should also bestow upon it - the most complete, all-round hot-hatch benchmark...