Here now: Hyundai Veloster Series II
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Upcoming new car releases ..... here
The hand-made Speedback GT:
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Update for Range Rover Evoque in 2016
Coming soon: Holden Insignia VXR
The UK's famous Coventry Transport Museum
set to re-open next month .....
Limited production for Toyota's Mirai FCV
The "Storm" returns for Holden
Avida's new Esperance
Volvo's booster cushion
Here now: new-look Nissan Micra
Hyundai Veloster Series II released
New sub-$30K Veloster SR Turbo variant; Hyundai-developed 7-speed
double-clutch transmission; Further refinements made to locally tuned ride, handling and steering; New 18-inch alloy wheels
in two styles with wider 225/40 tyres; SR Turbo brings exclusive new Blue Sprinter matt-blue paint, blue-accented sports
seats and trim highlights; New sports type instrument cluster on SR Turbo variants; Flex Steer, ventilated and heated seats
on SR Turbo+ .....
Citroen DS: 60 year celebration
On 24th May more than 700 Citroen DS vehicles will parade along the
Rolls-Royce Dawn due 2016
Dawn is the next step in the renaissance of Rolls-Royce
Motor Cars which began in 2003 with the launch of Phantom and subsequent introductions of Ghost and Wraith .....
Volvo Safety Index
7 out of 10 drivers support tougher penalties for illegal mobile phone
use; 87% say using mobiles similar to drink-driving; 42% support outright ban on mobiles being used in cars .....
Britain's Speedback GT
Classic styling, supercharged 5-litre V8, 0-100km/h in 4.6
seconds (estimate); Can be serviced worldwide by Jaguar dealers; Speedback GT launches in USA at about $753,000*
USD; Speedback will showcase the best of British craftsmanship to an American audience in Carmel during August .....
Lexus ES update due later in year
New ES features an elegant and progressive styling package,
enhanced luxury interior construction and the new Lexus Safety System +. ES chief engineer Toshio Asahi said
the updates provided further polish to the refined sedan .....
Holden Trax "Active" Special Edition
Trax Active includes a host of functional and attractive feature
upgrades that provide excellent value and the chance to stand out from the crowd .....
Thirty years of Hyundai Sonata
Sonata made its debut in 1985 in Korea, playing a pivotal role in the
brand’s growth and reputation. With more than 7.3 million Sonata models sold since its introduction, Sonata has become a
mid-sized sedan enjoyed by customers around the world .....
Mazda MX-5: price announced for new model
In production now, the entry-level Roadster will be available in
Australia from mid-August with a 1.5 litre petrol engine and with a choice of either a 6-speed automatic or 6-speed
manual transmission .....
Rolls-Royce Wraith 'Inspired by Fashion'
‘Wraith – Inspired by Fashion’ features a two-tone exterior colour
scheme of Andalucian White and Arctic White offering a neutral setting for a choice of accent colours, namely
Jasmine, Tailored Purple or Mugello Red .....
America's Ford Shelby GT350
The all-new Shelby GT350 builds on Carroll Shelby’s original idea –
transform Mustang from an everyday car into a road racer. Shelby GT350 raises the bar over the Mustang GT performance
pack, combining the best technologies and thoroughly engineered components to make the most 'athletic' Mustang ever .....
Range Rover Evoque for 2016
Ground-breaking exterior design refined to give even more distinctive
appeal; Most efficient Land Rover ever - new Ingenium diesel engine deliver best-in-class CO2 emissions of 114g/km
and fuel consumption rating of 4.4 l/100km; First Jaguar Land Rover to feature full-LED adaptive headlamp technology; Five
trim levels and 11 option packs for greater personalisation opportunities; due 1st Quarter 2016 .....
Lotus Evora 400 here in 2016
Hethel lap time of 1:32 (six seconds faster than previous Evora S);
Increased power, reduced weight and improved handling contribute to faster lap time .....
Australia's biggest independent importer of American vehicles,
Performax International, has launched the next phase of its development, breaking ground on its new showroom. The
dealership is being built in the northern Brisbane suburb of North Lakes .....
Holden Insignia VXR release imminent
Holden adds first AWD turbocharged performance sedan to range; Insignia
VXR introduces three Holden firsts - Adaptive Cruise Control, Lane Change Alert and Auto Emergency Braking; Sharp
pricing from $51,990* .....
Coventry Motor Museum classic car record attempt
Jaguar Land Rover Heritage supports Coventry Transport Museum’s world record attempt
marking the re-launch of the museum next month .....
Toyota Mirai: FCV for limited US markets
Eight Toyota dealers in California, USA, have been appointed to
sell Toyota's new hydrogen fuel cell vehicle - the Mirai .....
Holden Commodore Storm returns
Additional Content: Satellite Navigation; Front fog lamps; Unique
18 inch dark finish alloy wheels; Red contrast seat stitching; ‘Storm’ embroidery on dash; ‘Storm’ exterior badging .....
Avida's new Esperance motorhome
The new B and C type 7923SL Esperance is built on the updated Iveco
50C17 Cab-chassis which comes standard with a 3.0 litre turbo diesel engine and the choice of a 6 speed manual
transmission or the new 8 speed fully automatic transmission. It remains the largest motorhome on the market
available to drive with a standard car driver’s licence .....
Volvo makes a call for car makers to do more to assist in reducing
According to Volvo, once over the age of 3 or 4, children who sit
facing forward should use a booster cushion until they are 140cm tall and 10 years old .....
Mercedes-Maybach S 600 price announced
Mercedes-Maybach S 600 shares much of its specification with other variants in
the current S-Class range, and will arrive in Australia in just one version, the V12 biturbo powered "S 600"; It accelerate from
0 to 100 km/h in just 5.0 seconds .....
Renault's new Trafic arrives
In addition to its new, robust and dynamic design which features
the Renault brand’s new styling cues, new Trafic is even bigger, making it more comfortable and practical than
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