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A journalist with more than 21 years experience, Mark Holgate has worked with a number of suburban and metropolitan newspapers, as well as stints with motoring specific publications like Which Car? Motorsport News, Auto Action and Street Machine. When not steering the Exhaust Notes Australia ship, he is the Motoring Editor for Breeze Magazine and Air Force Advocate, and a contributor to CoalFace.

Heat on Ram Trucks for Super Bowl advert

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DID Ram Trucks cross the line with its Built to Serve TV commercial? The sixty second piece utilises Dr Martin Luther King Jr's speech of the same name; a speech that turned 50 on the same day as the NFL's Super Bowl LII.

Auto Review: 2018 Peugeot 3008 GT

FORGET every single thing you know about the old Peugeot 3008, because this is none of those things. This is the all new 2018 Peugeot 3008 GT, a luxury performance mid-sized SUV, with a complete new look and feel.

New Tiger range hits the streets and the dirt

THE 2018 Tiger 1200 XC and XR model range is about to hit the streets, with Triumph Motorcycles unveiling the most advanced Tiger models ever built, with the new models the latest addition to a legendary bloodline that began 80 years ago.

UPDATED: TCR heading to Australia

The expansion of TCR (Touring Car Racing) is showing no sign of slowing, with the successful category ready to land ‘down under’ following confirmation the Confederation of Australian Motor Sport (CAMS) has signed a five year deal.

Maserati launches enhanced flagship model

A NEW 321kW Ferrari built twin turbo V6 engine is at the top of a long list of enhancements for the 2018 edition of Maserati's flagship, the Quattroporte, which hits the Australian market from today.

Ducati launches 2018 MotoGP bike

DUCATI Corse has unveiled its 2018 MotoGP challenger in a live-streamed global event, the Desmosedici GP18, complete with a new look livery, to be ridden by Andrea...

Auto Review: 2018 BMW M3

The 2018 BMW M3 (PURE) is definitely more than beautiful and quite possibly without compare for its ability to unleash pure adrenalin and provide maximum enjoyment as a genuine driver’s car. It fits the Urban Dictionary's description of 'pure' perfectly.

Auto Review: 2017 Lotus Elise Sprint 220

It may look like a toy, but the pint-sized soft-topped pocket rocket that is the 2017 Lotus Elise Sprint 220 is a light, nimble and wickedly quick play thing that pushes out 160kW of power and 250Nm of torque from its 1.8-litre supercharged Toyota power plant.

Auto Review: 2018 Tesla Model S P100D

"OMFG, this thing is so fast it makes you feel sick." We're not spelling out what OMFG stands for, if you really don't know or want to know, hit the search engines up. Those were the words screamed by an occupant in the 2017 Tesla Model S P100D.

Camaro Oz bound via HSV

The Camaro is coming. The God of American muscle cars is on its way to Australia, and it's got factory backing too. In a mammoth announcement, GM Holden has confirmed it's struck a new agreement with HSV to deliver a whole new breed of vehicles to Australian customers, including the Chevrolet Camaro 2SS, the Silverado pickup, and a high performance version of the Colorado, to be known as the SportsCat.

Auto Review: 2017 Ford Mustang GT and Ford Mustang EcoBoost

THE first rule of Pony Club is; wave. The second rule of Pony Club is; wave back when other Mustang owners wave to you. Who knew Pony Club was even a thing amongst owners of the benchmark Ford coupe, but it most definitely is.

Auto Review: 2018 BMW 230i Convertible

ARE you ready for summer? If you say yes, and you haven't thought about owning a 2018 BMW 230i Convertible, your life might actually not be complete, because this could just be the best bit of summer fun on the road.

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