New FPV Lineup Leads Ford Attack On Aussie Muscle Market

Don't think the Muscle Car Wars are only taking place here in America. Our Aussie brethren — the people who invented the word "hoon" — have themselves a bitter rivalry going strong for years; Holden HSV vs. Ford FPV. And with Ford's new FG Falcon, FPV has itself some new hardware to do battle with. The team at Ford… » 2/29/08 11:20am 2/29/08 11:20am

Forum Fan-Boy Builds Excitement With Pontiac GTO Photoshop Of Holden…

We can always trust the GM fan-boys at GMInsideNews to get their p-shop pens out whenever Holden drops a hot piece of Aussie 'roo tail out for the muscle-craving hoons of the world. Yesterday's Coupe 60 concept was no exception to the rule. camaro_freak, one of the Vegemite-loving forumites over at GMI has photoshopped » 2/29/08 9:20am 2/29/08 9:20am

Proton R3 Satria Mixes Malaysian Style With Lotus Tuning For Aussie…

In addition to building a car for the Islamic world, Malaysian car company Proton also builds a number of cars for the Australian market, including the popular Satria GTi. As a way of previewing the next GTi, Proton will be showing off the R3 Satria, which was tuned with the help of Proton's motorsports arm. If you're… » 2/18/08 12:45pm 2/18/08 12:45pm

Bolwell Nagari Image Released, Looks Like Every Other Lightweight…

Despite its Japanese-sounding name, the Nagari is the work of the Australian Bolwell Car Company. The company has a history of building small quantities of sports cars going back to the 1970's and is hoping to recreate the magic with this new Bolwell Nagari. In addition to the borrows-from-here, borrows-from-there… » 2/18/08 10:30am 2/18/08 10:30am

2008 Ford FG Falcons Are Here, Holden To Your Seats

The wait is finally over and the new Australian Ford Falcons are here. Known as the FG Falcon, this seventh generation of the Falcon appears to be packing the goods to compete with the venerable Holden Commodore. This RWD sedan will come in XT, G-Series and XR trim levels with a variety of engines. The Ute version… » 2/18/08 9:45am 2/18/08 9:45am

Monster Motorbike - Now With Crushing Video

You know, pictures never really convey the awesomeness of at thing quite like video can. After seeing the "Monster Motorbike" this morning, we felt some intrepid videographer had to have commited video to the web - and they have! Check out this short video of the 25 foot long crushcycle in action at an event in Perth.… » 1/30/08 2:00pm 1/30/08 2:00pm

Monster Motorcycle To Appear At Aussie Car Show

We got a little out of hand with the monster vehicles the other day, but Aussie Ray Baumann has gone straight bonkers. His creation, the Monster Motorbike, is a 13 ton, 9 meter tall, Detroit Diesel powered crushing machine, it's also, obviously, a motorcycle. Ray will be hooning his super cycle at the Melbourne… » 1/30/08 11:15am 1/30/08 11:15am