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REPORT Hot S model on the cards for refreshed BMW i3

Spy images of a lightly disguised BMW i3 has sparked rumours of a possible performance model being added to the revised line-up next year

Ford Australia not ready yet to recall Kugas over fire reports

Ford Australia has reportedly not announced any recalls yet for Kugas fitted with the 16-litre EcoBoost engine in spite of fire reports similar to those in South Africa

Production-spec Audi RS4 Avant spied

Spotted on a number of occasions with the now obligatory black and white camouflage in place the apparent production ready version of the B9 Audi RS4 Avant has again been spied undergoing winter weather testing

Lotus one-off tribute to famous PPW 306R Bond submarine shown

Lotus has unveiled a one-off special edition version of the Evora in celebration of the iconic Esprit submarine used in the James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me

Jaguar mulling possible SVR badged M3 rival

Jaguar-Land Rovers Special Vehicle Operations SVO is reportedly planning a fully-fledged performance version of the XE to rival the BMW M3 and Mercedes-AMG C63

BMW M2 gains M Performance model but only in the US

In the same mould as South African exclusives such as the iconic 333i 745i 325iS and more recently the M3 Frozen BMW will be unveiling a limited edition version of the M2 but only for North America

Honda Civic Type R confirmed for Geneva debut

Shown at various motor shows in concept form since late last year to much acclaim Honda has now officially confirmed that the much awaited fifth generation Civic Type R will make its world debut at the Geneva Motor Show next month

Ferrari says goodbye to NA V12 with 800 hp 812 Superfast

As a final send off to its normally aspirated V12 before adopting wide-scale turbocharging or hybrid assistance Ferrari has unveiled the replacement for its flagship F12 Berlinetta the aptly named 812 Superfast

PSA buys dormant iconic Indian taxi brand

Less than a day after news surfaced that it had been in contact with General Motors over a possible takeover of Opel and Vauxhall Peugeot-Citroen-DS parent company PSA has acquired the rights to the Ambassador marque from Indias Hindustan Motors

New Volkswagen Touareg sheds disguise ahead of possible end-of-year debut

Sporting less disguise than witnessed on previous sightings fresh snap shots of the all-new third generation Volkswagen Touareg undergoing winter testing has gone viral