The Melbourne International Motor Show opens today and some outstanding highlights are promised - Ford Australia will unveil a production prototype of its all-new vehicle line, Nissan will preview the Nismo 350Z body kit and new offerings form Renault, Saab, Land Rover and Subaru, plus exotics from Ferrari, Lamborghini and Maserati are among the 38 new models from 23 manufacturers and importers on show.
Stay tuned to www.Gizmo.com.au throughout the show for updates, images and gems from the Melbourne show, plus news on the latest from another big automotive event - the Geneva Motor Show.
The following links lead to our stories and pictures on these automobiles. Please note that the stories are being posted and updated across the period of the Melbourne Show and if a story is not yet available, please check back later.
About the Author
Mike grew up thinking he would become a mathematician, accidentally started motorcycle racing, got a job writing road tests for a motorcycle magazine while at university, and became a writer. As a travelling photojournalist during his early career, his work was published in a dozen languages across 20+ countries. He went on to edit or manage over 50 print publications, with target audiences ranging from pensioners to plumbers, many different sports, many car and motorcycle magazines, with many more in the fields of communication - narrow subject magazines on topics such as advertising, marketing, visual communications, design, presentation and direct marketing. Then came the internet and Mike managed internet projects for Australia's largest multimedia company, Telstra.com.au (Australia's largest Telco), Seek.com.au (Australia's largest employment site), top100.com.au, hitwise.com, and a dozen other internet start-ups before founding Gizmag in 2002. Now he writes and thinks.
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