BMW M3 CS 2023

Significant features

– New M3 CS joins other special edition BMW M models.

– Lightweight construction features an array of carbon fibre reinforced plastic (CFRP) components, with a total weight saving of approximately 20kg.

– Output of the M TwinPower in-line 3.0-litre six cylinder engine increased to 405kW and 650Nm.

– Priced at $249,900, with Australian introduction set for the second half of 2023.

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Porsche 992 GT3 RS

Significant features 

– Due by the middle of 2023 and priced from $500,200 plus on-road costs.

– Powered by a 4.0 litre naturally aspirated flat-six engine, developing 386kW (525hp).

– Power sent to the rear wheels via a seven-speed dual clutch automatic gearbox.

– Accelerates from 0-100km/h in 3.2 seconds, with a top speed of 296km/h.

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Test driving cars

In this guide, I’d like to share with you the steps that I’ve taken to obtain different press cars, since starting my website Automotive Torque. I’ve found that there generally isn’t much help in this area for those starting out in automotive journalism in Australia and would like to give some guidance based off my own experiences.

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Jeff Morton wins Targa High Country 2022

Jeff Morton, driving a 2019 Porsche GT2 RS, claimed a dominant victory at the 2022 edition of the Targa High Country.  Morton, alongside co-driver Daymon Nicoli, cruised to victory in the Mt Buller GT Outright category, winning by 2 minutes 24 seconds over Angus Kennard and Steve Glenney in a 2015 Nissan GT-R.  Third position went to Tony Quinn and Kate Catford in a 2018 Nissan GT-R.

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