First Fang

New. Fast. Driven.

SIX CARS TESTED

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HUNTER VALLEY, NSW

Mazda MX-5 RF

Mazda expects the majority of buyers to go for the targa top RF, so it’d better be good

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SYDNEY, NSW

Alfa Romeo Giulia QV

The super sedan segment has a major new player as Alfa Romeo’s stonking Giulia QV lands in Oz

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UNITED KINGDOM

Aston Vanquish S

Not to be upstaged by the new DB11, the Vanquish scores more power to become a ‘super GT’

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ROYAL NATIONAL PARK, NSW

Tiguan 162TSI

Not quite a Golf GTI on stilts, but a surprisingly able small SUV if that’s what you need to buy

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MELBOURNE, VIC

BMW M140i

New engine only enhances the appeal of the only rear-drive hot hatch you can buy