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2019 HSV Camaro 2SS Review | carsales

2019 HSV Camaro 2SS Review | carsales

I do love a car that has a deep heart-warming rumble at idle. This is the updated HSV Chevy Camaro 2SS and the headline numbers are mighty impressive. Much like its nemesis, the Ford Mustang, the Camaro breathes emotion. It’s been a familiar story since this muscle car hit American roads in 1967. Over 50 years and six generations later,…

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2019 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Review | carsales

2019 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Review | carsales

It’s over the top. It’s over the edge. And now it’s over here. It’s the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. Born and built in the USA but converted to right-hand drive by HSV in Melbourne and now on sale through its national dealer network and one can be yours for just 159,990 bucks. I’m not kidding. Okay so that price has instantly…

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2015 Chevrolet Corvette FOR SALE / 136599

2015 Chevrolet Corvette FOR SALE / 136599

Few cars in the history of American motoring have been as consistently good as the Corvette. Where some of their rivals took a misstep or two, Chevrolet did all they could to ensure the Y-Body remained a stylish and affordable performance icon. Because of that, each new generation has found a following and, ultimately, a place in the collector car…

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2019 Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S Review | carsales

2019 Mercedes-AMG CLA 45 S Review | carsales

Now Mercedes AMG might be synonymous with big, brawny V8 sports sedans but there is no shortage of excitement around this car. It’s the new second generation CLA 45 and we’ll see it in Australian showrooms early next year. The CLA has been a game changer for AMG, opening the door to a much larger following than before and driving…

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2019 Lamborghini Huracan Evo Review | carsales

2019 Lamborghini Huracan Evo Review | carsales

There’s something wrong with this picture. I’m in it. Yep neither Sam ‘Supercar’ Charlwood or Mike ‘Maximum Attack’ Sinclair are here for carsales at Phillip Island to drive the new Lamborghini Huracan Evo. What on earth can be going on! Clearly they’ve both got something better to do … Although what could top driving the Raging Bull’s latest model at…

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2019 Bentley Bentayga V8 Review | carsales

2019 Bentley Bentayga V8 Review | carsales

The Bentley Bentayga isn’t the prettiest SUV on the market today nor is it even remotely the cheapest. So if you’re after a good looking SUV or a cheap one, it’s probably best you click off now. Right so are they gone? What the Bentayga is is half a million dollars’ worth of look at me and unashamedly so. And…

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Why Not to Change Your Car’s Muffler

Why Not to Change Your Car’s Muffler

rev up your engines, today I’m going to talk about why you shouldn’t change the muffler on your car, and to explain why, we’ll have a little history lesson, in 1897 the Reeves Brothers of Columbus Indiana patented the first modern muffler system for engines, now mufflers do exactly what their name says, they muffle sound, making it quieter so…

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The Surprising Reason Cars Sound Different | WheelHouse

– [Nolan] An American V8. A 12 cylinder Italian stallion. Or a Japanese inline 6. Everyone’s got at least one engine sound that gets them going. But what makes them sound different? It’s not just the exhaust pipe. Hey James? (door squeaks) (upbeat dance music) – [Man In White] Looks like Nolan got into the Nos Energy stash again. –…

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