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The power. The passion.

JANUARY 2018

38 Slide Meisters

AMG and BMW’s V8 uber sedans gain all-wheel drive grip levels to match the epic grunt. But who does it best?

50 The New Dawn

With the Commodore-era now behind it, we ask HSV’s top brass where the future will take the company

72 Building a W1

Following an Aussie legend down the production ‘line’ reveals how far the local species has come

80 Rambo Lambo

As silly as it is fast, is Lamborghini’s Q7-based Urus sprog hauler the Huracan of luxury soft-roaders?

86 Wild Thing

Lamborghini’s LM002 proves it’s not so new to this performance SUV game after all. And what a crazy beast it is

92 Roush R727

Mustang Motorsport unleash beefedup handling, tougher looks and a 543kW/827Nm V8 on Ford’s pony

100 Power Play

Can two sizzling new Japanese sixpotters edge out the best from the Fatherland?

62 THE FINAL SALUTE

Before the road runs out, we take the HSV GTSR for an epic last blast

22 FIRST FANGS

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