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Modern Cars

60th Anniversary Fiat 500 – A Special Fiat

60th Anniversary Fiat 500 – A Special Fiat

The limited-edition 60th Anniversary Fiat 500, designed in Turin, Italy, is a compliment to the original Fiat 500. It has the distinct vogui...

What’s next for the modified car community?

What’s next for the modified car community?

On a recent trip to Japan, I decided to visit the Nismo store located in Ginza. I was welcomed in to the store with a rotating stand with th...

Alpina B5, is it a Bavarian Secret?

Alpina B5, is it a Bavarian Secret?

The Alpina B5 could be considered an unknown car, or maybe a Bavarian secret in the automotive circles of Australia. A subtle looking vehicl...

Classic Cars

BMW M3 E30: Is This The Best M3 Built?

BMW M3 E30: Is This The Best M3 Built?

The BMW M3 is an iconic car. A combination of sport, luxury, and practicality, it has always been a head turner. But there is a decade long ...

Volkswagen Kombi, why do people love it?

Volkswagen Kombi, why do people love it?

The Volkswagen Kombi started life at the Wolfsburg factory in 1949, it has now become an iconic vehicle. In Australia recently prices have s...

Ferrari 250 GTO Sells for Mind Boggling Huge Amount!

Ferrari 250 GTO Sells for Mind Boggling Huge Amount!

An American man has bought a Ferrari 250 GTO  for an automotive record. In June this year, the 250 GTO sold for $70m USD which is equivalent...

Motorsport

Daniel Ricciardo: Is his Renault move the right choice?

Daniel Ricciardo: Is his Renault move the right choice?

Daniel Ricciardo Daniel Ricciardo is often regarded as one of the most talented Formula 1 drivers on the current grid. Unfortunately though,...

WRC in chilly North Wales: Llandudno

WRC in chilly North Wales: Llandudno

WRC (World Rally Championship) is back this weekend! Where? North Wales. The WRC which was formed in 1973 is the highest tier international ...

Williams Woes: What has Happened?

Williams Woes: What has Happened?

Williams is a famous name in Formula One, but during this season, the team has had a case of the Williams Woes. As a result Stroll and Sirot...

Projects

The basic steps on how to build a cafe racer

The basic steps on how to build a cafe racer

What is a cafe racer? A cafe racer is a minimalist retro styled motorbike often a result of a customisation from older factory models. A typ...

Australian Winter a Little Cold? Turn Your Car into a Hot Tub!

Australian Winter a Little Cold? Turn Your Car into a Hot Tub!

Can you turn your car into a hot tub? Well that is exactly what popular mad man Colin Furze did! How did he do it? Colin Furze, a former plu...

How-To

Change Your Car Tyre: How-To Guide

Change Your Car Tyre: How-To Guide

1. Do you need to change your car tyre? Firstly, do you need to change your car tyre? Reasons that you might need to change your tyre includ...

Change Your Car Oil: How-To Guide

Change Your Car Oil: How-To Guide

1. Do you need to change your car oil? Before you begin, lets make sure you really need to change your car oil. The first thing to ensure is...

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