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VW leaves a bad smell in Federal Court…1167 kilometre in the Quantino nanoflow concept!…New Discovery revealed brick-by-brick…Prop store auction almost beats the precious metal revheads

 We all know that large global companies often consider that they are a law unto themselves, but the recent action of the German head office of Volkswagen in claiming that it does not recognise the Australian Federal Court's jurisdiction is absolutely astonishingly. Asserting that it did not have to participate in the court proceedings brought…

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Arctic ice breaker not really the done thing…Urunga strikes gold…You’ll find that life is still worthwhile if you just smile, or buy a Mazda!…Surprise, surprise, there was a 9R3 after all!

When it comes to impact on the environment, motor racing has a bit of an image problem and this latest stunt does nothing but give further ammunition to opponents of the sport. To drum up a bit of excitement ahead of the 2016/2017 Formula E season opener in Marrakesh, the burgeoning series dropped Lucas Di…

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Bombs (a)way for some of the best bikes in history and how JAWA thwarted the SS…Tesla upgrades Autopilot following fatal accident…Rolling into the future with a Spirit of Ecstasy…

For better or worse, a lot of people have made a lot of money building and selling weapons. Between wars, when business is slow, arms manufacturers have traditionally looked for ways to keep the lights on. JAWA motorcycles, like those from BSA, Royal Enfield, Husqvarna and others, were produced in factories that originally built armaments.…

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Motorclassica to round off an historic year…Frank ‘Nature Boy’ Stephenson flies down under for low down on McLaren’s ‘intelligent’ design…140 years on, a full oil change in less than 90 seconds?

Goodwood, Monterey Car Week and Salon Privé have come and gone and very soon it will be the turn of Melbourne to light up the world of classic and historic vehicles. Motorclassica 2016 revs up from 21-23 October and what better place to stage such an event than in the classic and historic halls of the…

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Thin crust makes for slow going return to the Bonneville Salt Flats…Mother of all auto trade shows unveils winners…

The roar of the engines and the smell of high octane full returned to the Bonneville following a two-year layoff due to adverse weather conditions. Speedville.com’s Louise Noeth was there and says that although the racers were ready the salt crust was, well, just not quite right. Its bumpy surface was marginally thin in many places…

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A Shadow of the Best up for sale…Nissan ‘doodles’ a rebirth of the Qashqai Black Edition…Classic restoration of faith in private enterprise…

"I spent 90% of my money on women, drink and fast cars. The rest I wasted”. George Best may not have been the first to utter such a thing, but he was certainly the most famous. And now a small part of that fame, in the form of the “first celebrity footballer’s” 1972 white Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow, is up for grabs. Not that a RR Silver Shadow conjures up images of…