The Most Sold Car in the US in 2014

Vehicle Highlights Max Seating Capacity 3 (Regular Cab) 6 (SuperCab, SuperCrew) Drive Type 4×2 4×4 Horsepower 302 @ 6500 rpm (3.7L V6) 360 @ 5500 rpm (5.0L V8) 411 @ 5500 rpm (6.2L V8)* 365 @ 5000 rpm (3.5L EcoBoost®) Torque 278 @ 4000 rpm (3.7L V6) 380 @ 4250 rpm (5.0L V8) 434 @ … [Read more…]

Porsche Boxster Spyder 2015

Porsche is celebrating the start of the 2015 convertible season with the World premiere of the new Boxster Spyder, a purist sports car making its debut at the New York International Auto Show.

The $3.4 Million Lycan Hypersport Car

The Lycan Hypersport is a beast of a car. Below you can see the specs. ENGINE Boxer Type, 228.6 in3, 3746 cc Flat 6 Twin Turbocharger with Independent Intercooler Mid-Rear mounted engine Rear Wheel Drive Fully Catalyzed, stainless steel exhaust system with active bypass valves Max Power 552KW (770hp) at 7100 rpm Max Torque 960Nm … [Read more…]

2015 Honda CR-V spotted testing

The facelifted Honda CR-V has been spotted testing months out from its official reveal. Drive photographers spotted the diminutive SUV undergoing hot weather testing in the US. As the photographs show, the mid-cycle refresh of the fourth-generation model will be headlined by cosmetic updates to the front fascia, including as revised headlights, grille and a … [Read more…]

2015 Ferrari California T

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Pragmatism gets a bad rap, seen as a cop-out in the face of adversity to one’s dogma, a submission. I tend to see it more as an acceptance of often uncomfortable facts and the willingness to make the best of things.

Audi v BMW v Mercedes-Benz

Hands up those of you who spent their childhood in the back of a good old-fashioned family wagon? There’ll be plenty, I’ll bet, although most will have a birth date settling comfortably in the meat of the 20th century. Things are likely to be different for this generation of back-seat riders. Years from now they’ll … [Read more…]

Kia Cerato vs Hyundai Elantra

Kia Cerato SLi: from $29,990 plus on-road costs; 2.0-litre 4cyl; 129kw/209Nm; six-speed automatic; FWD; 7.4L/100km and 177g/km CO2. Hyundai Elantra Premium: from $28,990 plus on-road costs; 1.8-litre 4cyl; 110kW/178Nm; six-speed automatic; FWD; 7.1L/100km and 169g/km CO2. Value Kia: The Kia Cerato and Hyundai Elantra are twins separated at birth. The Cerato is a newer model, … [Read more…]

Volvo V40 v Audi A3

Volvo V40 T4 Luxury: from $45,990 plus on-road costs. 2.0-litre turbocharged 5-cyl petrol; 132kW and 300Nm; 6-sp auto; 7.6L/100km and 177g/km CO2 combined; FWD. Audi A3 1.8TFSI Ambition: from $42,500 plus on-road costs. 1.8-litre turbocharged 4-cyl petrol; 7-sp auto; 132kW and 250Nm; 7-sp auto; 5.6L/100km and 129g/km CO2 combined; FWD. Value Volvo The V40 is $3490 more … [Read more…]

Mini Cooper and Alfa Romeo MiTo

The new Mini Cooper takes on Alfa Romeo’s small hatch. Mini Cooper: From $29,000 plus on-road costs; 1.5-litre three-cylinder turbo petrol; 100kW/230Nm, 6-sp automatic; FWD; 4.7L/100km. Alfa Romeo Mito Progression: From $24,500 plus on-road costs; 1.4-litre four-cylinder turbo petrol; 99kW/206Nm; 5-sp manual; FWD; 5.5L/100km. Value Mini The reborn Mini was never an earth-shattering value proposition, … [Read more…]

Subaru BRZ could be axed

The Subaru BRZ might be a one-hit wonder. The long-term future of the Toyota 86 twin has been placed under a cloud because Toyota is evaluating a potential change in partnership for its next-generation sports coupe. The Japanese car maker is currently collaborating with BMW on the development of a high-performance sports car to sit … [Read more…]