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Volkswagen And Skoda Models Recalled For ABS TLC

The Volkswagen Group has issued a recall in Australia for five Volkswagen model and two Skoda models. The issue surrounds the vehicle’s anti-lock braking unit (ABS), which may be cease to operate correctly due to an interrupted current flow. Should this occur, the driver should notice the ABS warning light …

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Jaguar XE And F-TYPE Recalled For Seatbelt Safety

Ford has recalled its Mustang pony car in Australia due to a potential problem with the battery cable wiring loom. The carmaker said the loom may be too close to the exhaust manifold. Should the loom contact the manifold while the engine is hot, the insulation may melt and create …

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2017 KTM X-Bow

Track day fans in Australia can finally secure themselves one of the finest tools for the job – the 2017 KTM X-Bow. Nine years after the carbon-fibre lightweight weapon went into production, Simply Sports Cars (Australian distributor for Lotus) will now sell you a X-Bow (said “Cross-Bow”, if you didn’t …

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AMG Won’t Be Giving The Mercedes-Benz X-Class An Overhaul

Looking at Australia’s sales charts, it’s clear that Aussie buyers are fond of two, very different things, one being dual-cab utes, and the other being high-performance machinery – often with a European badge attached. That makes the idea of giving the as-yet unreleased X-Class ute from Mercedes-Benz a sure-bet for …

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BMW To Revive 8 Series As Part Of Upmarket Expansion

The flagship 8 Series badge is set to return to BMW as part of the German prestige brand’s push to increase its offererings at the flagship end of its model range. Speaking with TMR at the Geneva Motor Show last week, BMW’s global sales and marketing director Ian Robertson confirmed …

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