Showing posts in the category of Australia

The Holden Sandman is Back And Looking For a "Good Time"


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Yeeees, that is P@RN! And not car p@rn but genuine people getting it on in the back of a 70s Holden kind of thing. So when you're done staring at that one particular pic in the gallery, make sure to read about the car too.

This Aussie Truck Driver Has A Way With Words [Seriously NSFW]


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There's probably a psychological reason that explains both why so many drivers swear behind the wheel of their car when confronted with certain situations, and why the rest of us get such a kick out of it.

Aussie Biker Has A Super Friendly Reaction To Crash


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Matthew Sant can teach most of us a lesson or two about proper etiquette during an accident.

Drifting V8 Supercars is Another Sample of this Championship's Awesomeness


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What we have here is the main reason of why V8 Supercars touring car Championship is the most spectacular form of motorsport you can follow right now.

Who's Side Are You On? Man Argues With Cop After Catching Her On The Phone


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A driver got into a heated argument with a pair of police officers in Australia after he caught the driver speaking on her mobile phone.

Opel Built the First Holden Insignia VXR in Germany


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Opel has begun production of the Holden Insignia VXR at its plant in Rüsselsheim, Germany, following the decision announced last year.

Holden Promises 24 Major New Vehicle Launches by 2020, Including "True Sports Car"


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Holden has announced a major new vehicle launch program which includes 24 major new vehicle launches and 36 new powertrain combinations over the next five years.

Suzuki Halts Sales of Celerio After Brake Failure in Testing


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Suzuki suspended sales of its Celerio in UK, Republic of Ireland, Australia and New Zealand after a repeated brake failure while tested by British magazines Autocar and WhatCar.

It's Raining Trees on Aussie Road


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Swap the stock audio from this dash-cam video with an eerie music background and you have a bona fide scene from a thriller movie.

Holden Cruze Gets Mild Facelift for 2015


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The Holden Cruze has received a new front end, new materials for the interior as well as new technologies for its first facelift in Australia.

Buick Cascada Will Be Built in Poland, Sold as a Holden Too this Year


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The Opel Cascada is truly becoming a global vehicle. After its debut at the Detroit Auto Show as a Buick, GM reconfirmed that the convertible will be sold with the Holden badge starting this year.

Simultaneous Burnout Record Broken Yet Again in Australia


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It probably must have been very intense (loud and hard to breathe) when a total of 103 cars lit up their rear tires at the same time in Australia’s capital, Canberra on January 1st.

The gathering was meant to beat an old record set at the same Summernats venue in 2013, when 68 cars were lined up.

Chris Harris Says HSV Maloo GTS is One of the Coolest Cars on the Planet


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While on holiday in Australia, Chris Harris couldn’t stay away from cars and decided to test drive the wildest ute on sale there, the HSV Maloo GTS.

New Mad Max Trailer Hits the Road and it's Packed with Crazy Rides


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Automotive mayhem was always at the epicenter of the Mad Max franchise and the trailer for the next installment named "Mad Max: Fury Road" does not disappoint.

That's Some Scary Sheetz; Lightning Strikes Down Tree on Car


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Lightning is one of nature's greatest shows, but at the same time, it's also one of the most deadliest and unpredictable weather phenomena.

Angry Ram Denies Trespassing to Subaru, Forces Driver to Reverse


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Apparently rams don’t discriminate against vehicles: they hate cars as much as they hate motorcycles.

The latest video of a vehicle-hating ram comes from Australia, where the driver of a Subaru faced the wrath of a stubborn ram while going uphill on a dirt road.

Workers Use Fork Lift to Illegally Move Legally Parked Ford


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What can you do when a parked car obstructs your work? Under normal circumstances, not much. But when you have a fork lift at your disposal, ideas may spring to mind.

X-Men Kia Sorento Has Wolverine's Claws Up Its Butt


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Why on earth would someone graft Wolverine's adamantium claws on the back of a 2016 Kia Sorento? We’ll, they're actually up front too and the reason for that is purely promotional.

Future Cars: A Modern Take On Aussie Ford Falcon Coupe


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When people think muscle cars, generally, icons of America’s most noteworthy V8’s come to mind - Camaro, Mustang and Challenger to just name a few. However down under in Australia, where most things that crawl into your shoes will try and bite you; there are two RWD V8 arch rivals. Holden’s Commodore and Ford’s long-serving Falcon.

Sadly for our Aussie fans, both are a dying breed; Ford is stopping local vehicle production in 2016 and Holden in 2017. In Ford’s case it means killing the Falcon nameplate (one of the longest running in automotive history) and bringing an end to the blue oval’s last RWD V8-powered sedan.

Obituaries aside, what if Ford reversed their decision and even better still, revived Mad Max’s most favoured drive - the Ford Falcon Coupe? Great you say? So let's illustratively explore with a proposal I’ve put together:

All-New Ford Everest Off-Road SUV Unveiled [w/Videos]


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Ford has unveiled the all-new Everest seven-seat SUV ahead of its debut at the Guangzhou Auto Show next week. Based on the Ford Ranger pickup truck, the Everest is described as an off-road SUV, as it features a body-on-frame construction, four-wheel drive, an active transfer case with Torque on Demand and a Terrain Management System.