ŠKODA OCTAVIA Celebrates its 25th anniversary

The first modern ŠKODA OCTAVIA rolled off the production line in the new factory hall in Mladá Boleslav on September 3, 2021. The OCTAVIA offered generous space, cutting-edge technology, extensive safety features, and an attractive price-performance ratio. Around seven-million OCTAVIAs have been delivered to customers in 25 years. Mladá Boleslav, September 2, 2021: ŠKODA AUTO […]

Genesis Gran Turismo race car concepts

Design-orientated brand Genesis unveiled the California-built G70 GR4 Gran Turismo in collaboration with the Creators of the Gran Turismo video game Additional Genesis models, including GR3 Concept and Genesis Vision Gran Turismo Concept, further explore the brand’s motorsport future Genesis utilizes augmented and virtual reality to give consumers a preview of upcoming motorsport designs. Monterey, […]

Limited edition racing car for exclusive circuit outings

Porsche Motorsport celebrates the 25th anniversary of Manthey-Racing GmbH with an extraordinary special-edition model. With a production run of just 30 cars, the 911 GT2 RS Clubsport 25 was designed and developed by Porsche and Manthey for track days and circuit racing. Like the Porsche 935, that was unveiled in 2018 at Rennsport Reunion VI, […]

The Sustainable MINI STRIP

MINI celebrates the world premiere of the MINI STRIP, a custom-made, one-off model co-created by Paul Smith and MINI, shining the spotlight on the issue of sustainability in automotive design and manufacturing. Guided by the overarching theme of ‘Simplicity, Transparency, Sustainability’, the car showcases inspirational ideas for a more sustainable method of automotive design. As […]

Mazda RX7 – The First Generation Perfection

The Mazda RX-7 is a machine that has been put on a pedestal by enthusiasts for decades. A perfectly split weight distribution, lighter chassis, and smooth-revving rotary engine made it a particularly attractive buy for drift enthusiasts—a triple threat, on and off the track. It’s even had a rather illustrious career in pop culture to […]

Saab 900 Turbo – A Forgotten Classic

Saab, though now a bygone car company, was once a respected manufacturer with a reputation for sound engineering and good-ol’ Swedish safety standards. Though it eventually met an untimely demise and was sent to an early grave, it’s story isn’t all doom and gloom. We need not mourn just yet—certainly not while the brand’s flagship […]

Celica GT-Four

The Celica GT-Four road car owes its existence solely to the World Rally Championship (WRC). Without the WRC, and its homologation rules, the world would be without road-going masterpieces like the Audi Quattro S1, Lancia Stratos, Ford RS200, and the Renault R5 Turbo – just to name a few. What is similar about these examples […]

Porsche 924S – Finally a Porsche Powerplant

The Porsche 924S—the often-forgotten, Frankenstein project of Porsche. The culmination of years of engineering, the 924 was a lively, water-cooled 2+2 coupé that made history as the first Porsche to not only be debuted with a front-engine, rear-wheel drive configuration, but also the brand’s first vehicle to be offered with an automatic transmission. Initially a […]

Abarth 595 Scorpioneoro

Abarth Australia has welcome the coveted special-edition: the Abarth 595 Scorpioneoro – paying homage to the exclusive A112 Abarth “Gold Ring”, better known to enthusiasts as the Abarth “Targo Oro”. Blending performance and sporty styling, the special edition hot hatch features black and gold scorpion livery coupled with golden details; a matte-black chequered flag roof; […]