News & ReviewsLast 7 days
CarAdvice
Lindsay Fox: the CarAdvice interview with Australia's car-obsessed trucking icon

Most Recent posts

Lindsay Fox: the CarAdvice interview with Australia's car-obsessed trucking icon

Meet Lindsay Fox. One of the most down-to-earth businessmen you’ll ever meet. Although his trucking empire, Linfox, has made him a very wealthy man, he doesn’t like to boast about it too much. Even his business card simply reads Lindsay E...

Recent Posts
Two Ferrari F40s under the hammer this weekend
20
Comments

Two Ferrari F40s under the hammer this weekend

Two examples of one of the world's most iconic supercars, the Ferrari F40, are up for auction this weekend. And, with only 1311 units produced worldwide, it's rare to see any for sale - let alone two. A 1990 F40 recently went under the hammer at Bonham's in the UK, and sold for AU$1,074,433. Remarkably, the final figure was below its estimated auction value of between AU $1...


Zero to boredom in less than three seconds: Where have all the scary cars gone?
159
Comments

Zero to boredom in less than three seconds: Where have all the scary cars gone?

Often when people fondly reminisce about 'the good old days', the truth is, they were never really that great. But in this instance, they bloody well were. Fast cars. I mean, really fast cars. Properly fast cars. They used to be called supercars. And guess what? They were properly scary. I’m not quite old enough to be losing my mind just yet, but I’m certainly old enough to remember them...


2015 Ferrari 458 Italia : Local CEO suggests next Ferrari has potential to be best Ferrari
1
Comments

2015 Ferrari 458 Italia : Local CEO suggests next Ferrari has potential to be best Ferrari

Rumoured to continue the Italian car maker's shift towards turbocharged engines, the upcoming 2015 Ferrari 458 Italia has the potential to become "the best Ferrari", according to the head of the brand's local division. Ferrari Australasia president and CEO Herbert Appleroth refused to comment specifically on the facelifted Ferrari 458 Italia – expected to debut next year powered by a heavily modified version of the new California T’s 412kW/755Nm twin-turbocharged 3...


Ferrari remembers Sergio Pininfarina with museum exhibition
1
Comments

Ferrari remembers Sergio Pininfarina with museum exhibition

The Ferrari Museum in the company's hometown of Maranello will celebrate the life and work of Sergio Pininfarina, the man responsible for the design of many of the marque's iconic motor cars, who passed away in July of this year aged 85...


Ferrari F40: world record set at Silverstone
7
Comments

Ferrari F40: world record set at Silverstone

A parade of 60 Ferrari F40 supercars have not only marked the 25th anniversary of the iconic Italian road-weapon at Britain's Silverstone Gran Prix circuit but also set a new world record in the process. The numerous record-breaking Scarlet Red Ferrari F40s, organsied by the Ferrari Owners' Club of Great Britain, led a parade of more than 400 rare and exotic cars attending the 2012 Silverstone Classic held last weekend at the Silverstone circuit in Northamptonshire in the UK...


Ferrari F40 for sale on eBay
9
Comments

Ferrari F40 for sale on eBay

The Ferrari F40 is a car renowned by many as the greatest supercar of all time, and now it can be yours for the ‘Buy It Now’ price of US$595,000 ($572,113). The 22-year-old 352kW twin-turbo 3.0-litre V8 Italian exotic is for sale, not through the usual classic car channels like RM Auctions or Sotheby's, but on eBay...


Ferrari F40 .vs. 599 GTB Fiorano - video

It doesn't matter if it's Clarkson or Needell, sometimes words are simply not needed in a car video. Below you will see the Ferrari F40 .vs. 599 GT. The Ferrari F40, arguably one of the greatest cars of all time, was built from 1987-1992. It's powered by a relatively small 2.9-litre twin-turbo V8, which results in 356.5 kW at 7000 rpm and 576...


Bugatti Veyron vs Ferrari F40

A special treat for our viewers today, did you ever wonder what it would be like to test the ultimate supercar of today vs its equivalent in the past? Of course there is no comparison for the Bugatti Veyron, with its W16 engine and four turbo chargers, the Veyron puts out a ridiculous 1001 horsepower. Meanwhile the Ferrari F40 is powered by a twin-turbo 3-liter V8...