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If we asked you which would win if a Formula One car and a road car had a head-to-head race, you’d almost certainly say the F1 car. But this isn’t any old road car… The guys over at caradvice.com.au are pitting two cars against each other in a kind of drag race that will determine if a “road car” can emerge victorious over a Formula One car. Now the reason we’ve put the words road car in inverted commas is because the definition of a road car on this occasion is very, very loose. That’s because the road car in question...

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Toyota Australia has announced pricing and specifications for its new imported Camry range since the sedan was first released back in 1983. Just one month after Toyota closed the Melbourne factory that produced Camrys for 30 years, pricing and specifications have been announced for the new, imported-from-Japan Toyota Camry range. In a nutshell, base level prices are up, while V6 and hybrid pricing is down. Even though it’s now priced from $27,690 (plus on-road costs) – up from $26,490 – Toyota says the entry-level Ascent’s increased safety equipment more than makes up for the $1,200 increase over the base Altise it replaces. Taxi drivers...

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Mazda to unveil refreshed Mazda 6 in LA. Turbocharged option will also be available.  A refreshed Mazda 6 has been semi-revealed in a set of teaser images released by the Japanese car manufacturer ahead of the car’s official global debut at the LA Motor Show next week. A new turbocharged petrol flagship for the range will also join the updated Mazda 6 in LA. The styling updates bring the Mazda 6 further in-line with the firm’s other new offerings such as the new CX-9 and CX-5 SUVs. A lot of work has also been done on the interior to afford a more premium experience, while new...

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It’s a lightweight mid-engined RWD sports car that has all the hallmarks of a baby NSX, but, unfortunately, it’s only for the virtual world. Or is it… Honda has revealed its Sport Vision Gran Turismo, a car that appears to be heavily influenced by the Japanese giant’s second-generation NSX supercar. As we reported last month, the ‘Baby NSX‘ – as it’s being heralded – will be available for players to drive in the new Gran Turismo Sport video game. There is no currently no talk of a real-life version coming to fruition at present. The Sport Vision Gran Turismo is seriously light...

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Toyota has tuned one of its C-HR Crossovers for the SEMA show in Las Vegas and is possibly thinking of taking it around the infamous Nürburgring. It’s a supercar killing crossover that Toyota has made especially for the SEMA show in Las Vegas. But what makes the C-HR R-Tuned (as it’s known) so special? Well, for a start, it’s got a 447kW 2AZ-4FE engine shoehorned under the bonnet, which transforms the car from a run-of-the-mill crossover into a fire-breathing monster. Add to this forged internals; a reinforced valve-train; a custom Garrett turbocharger (which runs no less than 23PSI of boost); and a comprehensively...

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