2020 Ford Mustang

Significant features

– The Mustang has been the best-selling sports car in Australia for 30 consecutive months.

– Offered with a range of four new colours, including Grabber Lime.  ‘Grabber’ paintwork was first offered in North America on early 1970s Mustangs and is the inspiration for Grabber Lime.  Other colours include Twister Orange, Iconic Silver and Red Hot.

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Renault Megane R.S Trophy-R Nurburgring record

The story of the Megane R.S. and the Nurburgring has been going on for over 10 years.  It started in 2008, with the very first record in the front-wheel-drive production car category, with the Megane R.S. R26.R completing the lap in 8 minutes 17 seconds.  In 2019, the new Renault Megane R.S Trophy-R set a new record on the Nordschleife in the front-wheel-drive production car category.

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2019 Mini John Cooper Works Clubman and Countryman

Significant features

– A new four-cylinder engine with MINI TwinPower Turbo technology with outputs of 225 kW and 450 Nm.  The engine comprises a reinforced crankshaft, a main bearing with an extended cross-section, specific pistons, connecting rods and a new vibration damper with optimised cooling.  The considerably increased output compared to the previous engine is also helped along by the bigger turbocharger.

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BMW 125i

BMW’s 1 Series range was introduced in 2004.  A highlight for me was the BMW 130i that came out in the mid 2000’s. I liked its purposeful styling combined with a wonderful naturally aspirated six-cylinder engine, six-speed manual gearbox and rear-wheel drive layout.

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