Quick & silver
THESE TURBO MID-SIZE SUVS PACK THE PUNCH OF YESTERYEAR’S HOTTEST HATCHES. BUT FORD OR MAZDA, WHOSE IS FASTER – AND SMARTER?
EVEN BEFORE THE MID-ENGINE CORVETTE C8 LOBS IN AUSTRALIA, CHEVROLET HAS BIG PLANS FOR FUTURE VARIANTS, CULMINATING WITH NEW TWIN-TURBO V8-POWERED ZR1 AND ZORA MODELS DELIVERING FERRARI-BELTING PERFORMANCE. OVERSEAS-BASED FORMER WHEELS EDITOR ANGUS MACKENZIE TELLS ALL
GETTING DOWN AND DIRTY TO DETERMINE THE MERITS OF ALL-WHEEL DRIVE
Them's The Brakes
Robbo gets toey in the puma
How Kia Is Keeping The Manual Gearbox Alive
A revolutionary clutch-by-wire system that not only smooths out manual driving, but saves fuel too
A Life Of Two Harves
John Harvey was not only a champion race driver but also a pioneer of Australia’s fast-car business
Twist Of Fe
Hyundai has given its seven-seater suv not so much a nip-and-tuck facelift as a dose of major surgery
Mustang By Name, Not By Nature
Ford Mustang Mach-E
Volkswagen Golf R
Rear bias brings applause from the front row
Porsche 911 Carrera 3.2 CS
Once a rare but undervalued asterisk in the porsche pantheon, it’s now recognised as the ultimate G-Series 911
PORSCHE RELEASED 15 CONCEPTS OUT OF NOWHERE – DESIGN BOSS MICHAEL MAUER TELLS US WHY
THE NEW MENTAL THAT MATTERS, TRIALLED AND TESTED
Send in a hero
AS WE CLOSE THE DOOR ON SURELY THE WORST YEAR IN MEMORY, WE NEEDED A FAST, FOCUSED AND AFFORDABLE PERFORMANCE CAR TO HELP SAVE THE WORLD. TOYOTA HAS DELIVERED
Aussie Corvette Names Its Price
For not much more than Cayman's money, America’s mid-engined v8 hero is on its way. And it’s just the start, with more us metal set to head down under in 2021
Holden VE Commodore SS/SS-V
The world was its oyster until the GFC fouled GM’s plans, but you can still own a billion-dollar classic
EV Tech Gives Old Classics New Lease On Life
Prepare for the rise of the ‘ecrate’ conversion, where an old clunker can be transformed into a zero-emissions, near-silent 800nm weapon
Australia Lacking EV Leadership, Says Car Industry
FCAI and car companies challenge federal and state governments to get serious about delivering cohesive national policy supporting electric vehicles
Stairway To Heaven
The car collection of McLaren racing CEO Zak Brown is absolutely jaw-dropping, and it’s kept in the same base as one of the world’s fastest-rising race teams
The bold DS Aero Sport lounge is the shape – and what a shape! – of ds cars to come. But can it come soon enough for the slow-selling french brand?
A Final Advance From The Rear
As the clock ticks down on audi’s halo supercar, we take a blast in the hardcore rear-driver to give it the send off it deserves, and probe the question: where to from here?
RS SKIPS HYBRID FOR FULL ELECTRIC
AUDI RS E-TRON GT
KIA TO THE CITY
SEVEN-SEATER SUV JOINS THE FLEET TO SHOW JUST HOW FAR THE KOREANS HAVE COME
“I'M HERE NOW, THERE'S NO TURNING BACK”
HE’S STORMED SUPERCARS, BUT NOW SCOTT McLAUGHLIN FACES HIS TOUGHEST CHALLENGE YET: INDYCAR. CAN THE KIWI REALLY MAKE A NAME FOR HIMSELF IN THE USA?
GENESIS’ TWIN-TURBO ART DECO BEAUTY IS CERTAINLY NOT SHORT ON SNOT, BUT CAN IT FILL AN HSV GRANGE-SIZED HOLE IN OUR HEARTS?
THE CAT'S WHISKERS?
THERE’S A LOT RIDING ON FORD’S FELINE-ESQUE SMALL SUV
Leaders of the space race
SEVEN-SEATER SUVs ARE THE MODERN-DAY PEOPLE-MOVERS, SO WHICH OF THIS PAIR IS BEST SUITED TO TAKE YOU AND YOUR CREW ON A TERRESTRIAL EXPLORATION?
I AM LEGEND
THE PORSCHE 917 IS POSSIBLY THE GREATEST SPORTS-RACING CAR OF ALL TIME. AND ITS STORY BEGAN WITH THIS VERY CAR
THREE LONG MONTHS OF LOCKDOWN IN VICTORIA WILL SEND ANYONE A LITTLE STIR-CRAZY. AS CURFEW LIFTS, CAN A FLAT-OUT RUN IN FERRARI’S FINEST RESTORE A LITTLE SANITY?
Making American Grunt Again
OZ-BOUND Corvette is finally a bonafide mid-engined supercar, but germany’s evergreen icon is not going down without a fight
Electric Car Tsar
Volkswagen aims to move out from beneath the shadow of dieselgate and into a bright, electric future