Finch Restorations commence ground-up restoration for new owner. After making headlines around Australia last year when it emerged from a Queensland farm and sold at auction for over $300,000, the ‘Chicken Coupe’ 1973 XA Falcon GT hardtop is now being restored. Storing the XA Falcon GT RPO 83 hardtop in
A seventh win for Porsche in the World Performance Car category in 17 years. Porsche has won the 2021 World Performance Car award as part of the annual World Car Awards that recognise automotive excellence. The awards are judged by a panel made up of dozens of automotive journalists from
Electric-powered homage to classic MG roadsters claims sub-3.0-second 0-100km/h time and 800km range. On the eve of the Shanghai Auto Show, MG unveiled a new concept inspired by the company’s long history in sporty roadsters. Dubbed the ‘Cyberster,’ the concept is no reproduction of the classic T Series, MGA, MGB
Niche electric crossover from Mazda with sweet style and packaging but low driving range will be in Australia this August from $65k. Mazda has released the price and spec of its first-ever electric car, the MX-30 E35 Astina. As previously tested, the MX-30 is already available as a petrol model,
New platform, hybrid engines, new styling and improved safety come sway buyers to the newest Qashqai SUV. The third generation of Nissan’s Qashqai small SUV has been revealed, boasting a new platform, increased dimensions, more interior space, updated looks and a pair of hybrid engines, including a groundbreaking ‘e-POWER’ unit.
Rare Coupe 4 and VF GTS-R No.1 in six-car group being auctioned by Grays. A sextet of late model HSVs are up for grabs as part of Grays’ latest Classic and Collectable Car Auction. Covering VT through to Gen-F sedans in GTS and GTS-R spec, the collection also includes a
Shelby American has tweaked the Super Snake Mustang for 2021 and added a slick new Speedster option. If the standard 5.0-litre V8 Mustang GT isn’t enough, there’s always the Shelby Mustang. And if the Shelby Mustang isn’t enough, there’s the Shelby Mustang Super Snake. Shelby American have released details on
More standard tech, new design elements and increased pricing define mid-life upgrade. Volkswagen’s upgraded Tiguan SUV has arrived in Australia in 110TSI form, with upgraded 162TSI, 132TSI and 147TDI engine variants to follow soon. When it was announced in February, Volkswagen Australia described the upcoming Tiguan as a major upgrade,
Hyundai reveals the first look at an all-new model, the Santa Cruz ute. Hyundai has unveiled its Santa Cruz ute, a recreational monocoque chassis ute for the North American market. We know that Hyundai Australia won’t be bringing it here anytime soon, and that’s likely on account of it being
Melbourne suburb Brunswick lays claim to having the most used electric car charging station in Australia. There’s a lot of buzzing around hipster-hotspot Brunswick – and not much louder, it seems – with Moreland Council saying that it’s Australia’s busiest municipality for electric vehicle charging and that the newest EV
More power and torque, enhanced safety tech and mild styling makeover define the 2021 Outback. Following its announcement back in January, the sixth-generation Subaru Outback has arrived, bringing improvements to the engine and transmission, a stronger and lighter chassis, increased towing capacity, improved centre console display and more safety technology.
Matchbox changes its look by heading towards carbon-neutral production and appearance. Well this is a long way from the solid little metal cars we used to buy as kids – Matchbox is relaunching itself in the UK (for now) with a series of environmentally-friendly models made of recycled materials and
Toyota Australia expands hybrid lineup with new generation Kluger. Toyota has detailed its new Kluger hybrid for Australia, replacing the seven-year-old model with an all-new generation. For the first time in Australia, the Kluger introduces a hybrid drivetrain option alongside the familiar V6. The new hybrid is a four-cylinder but
Two corners removed and seven others modified in biggest change to Melbourne street circuit since 1996. Melbourne’s Albert Park Formula 1 circuit is undergoing a major makeover ahead of the return of the Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix later this year. In what’s been described as the biggest change to
An original Holden HK Monaro, Ford XYs, and a Shelby GT 500 are just some of the vehicles going under the hammer in April when Slattery Auctions Perth begins taking bids. Update: Last chance to get a bid in as the auction ends this April 12th. The lot of cars