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Build your own Ferrari 488

Whenever we’re lucky enough to drive a supercar here at MOTOR, we’re always staggered by the amount of options fitted, that often blow the purchase price way out beyond the MSRP. Ferraris are always particularly amusing, the last California T

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Holden's four-door Monaro hybrid

Back in the days when Australia still had a motor show, every year Ford and Holden would compete to wow crowds with a crazy new concept.  More often than not these would preview an upcoming model, however one of Holden’s

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Opinion: Why you should crash your car

How much can you know about yourself if you’ve never been in a fight, Tyler Durden once pondered. By the same logic, how much can you really know about yourself if you’ve never crashed a car? Crashing a car sucks.

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Peugeot's decade of madness

When you think of Peugeot, what springs to mind? French, obviously, stylish design maybe, and probably practical, thanks to cars like the 308 hatchback or 2008 SUV. Crazy doesn’t necessarily leap to mind, but for about a decade Peugeot had

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Gosford Classic Car Museum: 8 of the best

Take one Bunnings Warehouse, remove all horticulture and fill with 400 exotic cars from a LeFerrari and F40 to a Porsche Carrera GT to a Lamborghini Muira to a Jaguar XJ220. That is exactly what one millionaire has done to

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Active roll control: Geek speak

ACTIVE SUSPENSION was deemed too high-tech for Formula 1 in the mid-’90s, so what place does it have in a road car? Well, a slightly different one. While active suspension was intended to maintain a constant, level ride height in

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Chrysler 300 SRT long-term report one

If it wasn’t for the recent banquet of homegrown muscle, you probably would’ve heard more about the Chrysler 300 SRT in these pages. Particularly since late last year Daimler HQ swapped its tired five-speed auto for a trick ZF eight-speed,

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BMW M2 at Targa Tasmania

The most challenging and tempting drivers’ roads in Australia – closed to all other traffic. And an arsenal of playthings from BMW’s M division fun factory. It’s tantamount to answering a knock on your front door and finding the trim

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Audi S1 long-term update 5

It’s taken a little longer than ideal, but finally the Audi S1 has had some track time. Audi’s mini hot hatch mightn’t be an obvious track day choice, but it’s potent enough to need a circuit to unleash its full

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Nine best modern Aussie muscle cars

The last two decades have spawned some of the greatest homegrown fast cars. 1. FGX XR8 Sprint Hard-nosed Ford fans might question the FPV GT F’s absence, but as far as final cracks go the Ford Falcon XR8 Sprint tweaks

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