LDV launches powerful bi-turbo diesel 7-seat D90 SUV

2020 LDV D90 bi-turbo diesel SUV A new, powerful and fuel-efficient D90 bi-turbo diesel joins LDV’s large SUV stable, offering 160kW of power, and unparalleled value-for-money, aimed squarely at providing another choice for hard-working Australian families. The new D20 diesel unit is SAIC’s first in-house designed engine, a 2.0-litre, bi-turbo four cylinder producing 160kW and 480Nm, making it one of […]

On Track: the Jaguar Experience

WE were just like any other Jaguar owner. Invited to be part of a unique driver training experience that lets you hit the race track, in our case Sydney Motorsport Park, and push pedal to the metal, at the same time learning how to get the most out of your own car whenever you drive it. For us of course, […]

Mercedes-AMG launches 4-door GT; Benz updates V-Class

2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S THE first four-door sports coupé solely developed by Mercedes-AMG is set to arrive in Australia mid-year with two striking, performance-focused models;  the 2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ and 2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 53 4MATIC+. The Mercedes-AMG GT 4-door coupé models combines unique design, high comfort and outstanding sports car engineering with an athletic, four-door fastback […]

Megane R.S. Trophy-R sets new mark at The Bend

The 2020 Megane R.S. Trophy-R at the 2019 TCR Australia (round 7) – The Bend Motorsport Park, Tailem Bend, South Australia THE Megane R.S. Trophy-R, the most powerful high performance production car Renault has ever put on the market, has set the lap record of 2:14.316 at The Bend Motorsport Park, in the front wheel drive production car category. In […]

Audi lands A5 and S5 cabriolet

SOME seven long years after the first generation made its local debut, Audi has launched the new second generation A5 and S5 Cabriolet onto the Australian market, bringing the style and design of the popular coupé and the freedom of top-down motoring together. The striking A5 Cabriolet, and its performance sibling, has a similar athletic and sculpted appearance as its […]

Audi launches ‘performance’

Audi launches ‘performance’ models EMBATTLED car maker Audi has thrown its hefty performance and efficiency capabilities behind a new model designation – to be simply known as ‘performance’ – with models to carry the RS branding. The Audi RS 6 Avant performance and Audi RS 7 Sportback performance further hone the brand’s sporty profile, with their 4.0 TFSI engine with […]

Plug-in hybrid and loaded sport edition join revised C-Class range

2019 Mercedes-AMG C-Class Sedan THE addition of a powerful and efficient new plug-in hybrid variant of the popular Mercedes-Benz C-Class headlines revisions to the line-up of one of Australia’s favourite premium medium-sized vehicles. Powered by the third generation of Mercedes-Benz hybrid technology, the C 300 e Sedan replaces the C 350 e Sedan as the petrol electric hybrid model in […]