28 Apr 2020

Rear drive, manual transmission cars on sale in Australia

Five years ago we thought this list would shrink rapidly, but the number of rear-wheel drive sports cars with manual transmissions available in Australia remains healthy. IN ABOUT the mid-2010s, when manufacturers started culling manual ‘boxes from mainstream model lineups, motoring media were unsure that manual sports cars would last

Practical Motoring 0 Read More
02 Oct 2019

Hyundai i30 N race car “could be brought to production”

Hyundai Australia has developed a more potent i30 N prototype that might well be sold as a road car.

Stephen Ottley 0 Read More
06 Sep 2019

Toyota Supra 2019 Review

BMW DNA in a swoopy Toyota sports car shell marks the revival of one of Toyota’s most legendary sports cars, the Supra.

Toby Hagon 1 Read More
15 Feb 2017

The evolution of a car enthusiast

Modified street cars to offroad 4WDs – how did I end up here or, the evolution of a car enthusiast.

Juliette Remfrey 14 Read More
14 Nov 2016

Marketing, physics and busting the 50:50 weight balance myth

Mazda, BMW, Jaguar and others like to talk about the ‘perfect’ 50:50 weight distribution. You shouldn’t believe them.

Robert Pepper 10 Read More
Toyota 86
25 Oct 2016

What driving a sports car has taught me

After driving a series of very sensible cars, columnist Jane Speechley shares what she’s learned since stepping behind the wheel of the spirited and nimble Toyota 86.

Jane Speechley 26 Read More
2017 Abarth 124 Spider
17 Sep 2016

2017 Abarth 124 Spider performance details confirmed for Australia

The performance details have been revealed for the 2017 Abarth 124 Spider ahead of its arrival Down Under in October.

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30 Aug 2016

Reader help: Toyota 4WD third row and a 2004 Honda Accord…

Third-row seats in the Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series and an old Honda Accord Euro… we’re here to answer any questions on cars you can think of!

Robert Pepper 2 Read More
Hennessey Venom GT Spyder is the world's fastest convertible
12 Apr 2016

427.4km/h Hennessey Venom GT Spyder is the fastest convertible in the world

The Hennessey Venom GT Spyder has set a new world speed record for open-top sports cars by hitting 427.4km/h…

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17 Oct 2015

What we might see in the new Toyota 86 / Subaru BRZ

The Toyota 86 / Subaru BRZ is a little over three years old now, so it’s time to think about what might come next…

Robert Pepper 2 Read More
07 Sep 2015

A guide to 4X4 driving for sports car owners

4X4 drivers and sports car drivers – premium car makers think they’re the same, but are they? Here’s our guide to 4×4 driving for sports car owners.

Robert Pepper 7 Read More
2015 Mercedes-Benz SL400 review 80%
01 Mar 2015

2015 Mercedes-Benz SL400 review

Robert Pepper’s 2015 Mercedes-Benz SL400 review with pricing, specs, ride and handling, safety and verdict.

Robert Pepper 0 Read More