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Targa Tasmania: Results from the Apple Isle
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3rd May 2018
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Targa Tasmania: Results from the Apple Isle

The annual Targa Tasmania is one of the longest-running, best-respected events in Australian motorsport, taking participants on a tour of the Apple Isle's finest – and most challenging – driving roads. Here's a quick look at who excelled in each class of the the 2018 event, and who needs to up the pace next year.
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Scott Collie
2018 BMW 620d Gran Turismo revealed - UPDATE
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2nd May 2018
1 min read

2018 BMW 620d Gran Turismo revealed - UPDATE

UPDATE (3/4/18): BMW Australia has confirmed the 620d GT will arrive in local showrooms in September. The BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo range has been bolstered by the addition of a new entry-level variant – the 620d GT. Becoming the first four-cylinder diesel model in the range, the 620d GT features BMW's 140kW/400Nm 2.0-litre turbo-diesel under the bonnet, with peak torque available between 1750 and 2500rpm.
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James Wong
Brabham BT62 unveiled
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2nd May 2018
2 min read

Brabham BT62 unveiled

The track-only Brabham BT62 supercar has been unveiled overnight, at an event at the Australian High Commission in London. The BT62 is powered by a mid-mounted 5.4-litre naturally-aspirated V8 with 522kW of power and 667Nm of torque. Drive goes to the rear wheels via a six-speed Holinger sequential transmission.
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Derek Fung
Provisional calendar unveiled for Electric GT
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2nd May 2018
2 min read

Provisional calendar unveiled for Electric GT

Formula E is no longer alone in offering an all-electric race series, with the Electric GT championship set to kick off in November this year. Based on a provisional calendar published on the series website, round one will be held on November 3/4 at Jerez, Spain, before heading to Paul Ricard, France in February/March. The legendary Nurburgring and Silverstone circuits are also on the calendar, although exact timing may change.
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Scott Collie
2018 Mini Hatch, Convertible initial detais
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1st May 2018
2 min read

2018 Mini Hatch, Convertible initial detais

Mini Australia has announced pricing and specs for the facelifted Hatch and Convertible ranges, which touch down locally on July 1. After being treated to a mid-life spruce-up (or a Life Cycle Impulse in BMW-speak), the Cooper Hatch 3 Door will be priced from $29,900 before on-road costs, up $1990 on the current model – although Mini says you get $3600 worth of extra gear.
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Scott Collie
SUVs top buyer preferences: survey
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1st May 2018
2 min read

SUVs top buyer preferences: survey

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Scott Collie
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1st May 2018
2 min read

SUVs top buyer preferences: survey

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Scott Collie