1987

1987 - January issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO FORD'S PLAN TO BUY QUASHED 9
CITROEN BX 16TRS C. HONDA ACCORD, ROVER 416i, VOLVO 360 60
CONVERTIBLES REACH FOR THE SKY 40
DRIVING CARTER'S KIDS 74
ENGINEERING THE LEANING CAR 12
EVANTE DETAILS 18
FANGIO JUAN THE MAN WHO WALTZED ON WATER 56
FORD PLAN TO BUY ALFA ROMEO QUASHED 9
FORD FALCON XF DICK JOHNSON'S SVO 36
FOUR WHEEL STEERING THE HONDA WAY 17
FUN VEHICLES REACH FOR THE SKY 40
HONDA ACCORD C. BX 16GTS, ROVER 416i, VOLVO 360 60
HONDA CITY FULL DETAILS 16
LIQUID PETROLEUM GAS YOU'RE LAUGHING 80
MASERATI RETURNS TO AUSTRALIA 8
MISCELLANEOUS CARTER'S KIDS 74
MITSUBISHI L300 STAR WAGON C. PEOPLE MOVERS 86
NISSAN NOMAD C. PEOPLE MOVERS 86
RECORDS SAAB REWRITES THE RECORD BOOKS 25
ROVER 416i C. CITROEN BX 16GTS, HONDA ACCORD, VOLVO 360 60
SAAB REWRITES THE RECORD BOOKS 25
SAAB 900 EMS 16 FULL TEST 70
SAAB 900i FULL TEST 70
TOYOTA TARAGO C. PEOPLE MOVERS 86
VOLVO 360 GLT C. CITROEN BX 16GTS, ACCORD, ROVER 416i 60





1987 - February issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO 75 FULL TEST 70
ALFA ROMEO 90 FULL TEST 70
ALFA ROMEO 90 OWNERS OPINION 76
BUICK GRAND NATIONAL C.DIRECTOR, CHEVROLET, MUSTANG, THUNDERBIRD 42
CAR OF THE YEAR 1986 - WITHHELD 36
CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO SS AERO C. DIRECTOR, BUICK, MUSTANG, THUNDERBIRD 42
DESIGN STUDENT STUDIO 78
FIAT WORLD RECORDS 80
FORD MUSTANG GT C. DIRECTOR, BUICK, CHEV. T'BIRD 42
FORD THUNDERBIRD C, DIRECTOR, BUICK, CHEV. MUSTANG 42
HOLDEN CALAIS DIRECTOR C. BUICK, CHEVROLET, MUSTANG,T'BIRD 42
HOLDEN CALAIS TURBO C. COMMODORE SS GROUP A 62
HOLDEN COMMODORE VL SS GROUP A C. CALAIS TURBO 62
HONDA LEGEND C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 40
LINCOLN GILDA FULL DETAILS 84
MAZDA RX7 C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 40
MERCEDES BENZ 300E C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 39
NISSAN SKYLINE C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 38
RALLIES LAST FRONTIERS 86
RECORDS LES TAYLOR'S WORLD RECORDS 80
SAAB 9000 C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 38
TAYLOR LES WORLD RECORD BREAKER - NOEL TUCKEY REPORTS 80
TOYOTA CELICA FULL TEST 56
TOYOTA CORONA IS DEAD! 8
TOYOTA SUPRA C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 39
TYRES BUYERS GUIDE 94





1987 - March issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUDI 200T FULL TEST 70
BROCK PETER BROCK MAGIC - HDT SPECIAL VEHICLES 62
BROCK PETER CONTROVERSIAL ""ENERGY POLARISER"" 63
FERRARI 308 GT4 BETTER THAN NEW 76
FUTURE HOW IT LOOKED IN 1928 23
HOLDEN CALAIS ACROSS AMERICA 54
JAGUAR XJ6 TEST 42
LANCIA THEMA TEST 64
MAZDA 323i TURBO CABRIOLET FULL TEST 48
MAZDA ETUDE DETAILS 22
MITSUBISHI PAJERO TEST - TO THE CENTRE 80
MITSUBISHI STARWAGON C. NISSAN XE, TARAGO GLi 86
NISSAN EXA FULL TEST 36
NISSAN XE C. STARWAGON, TARAGO 86
OPEL SENATOR BRIEF 27
RENAULT 21 TEST 52
ROAD SAFETY STRANGE THINKING ON COUNTRY ROADS 12
SUZUKI SWIFT 1.3 TURBO TEST 130
TOYOTA TARAGO GLi C. STARWAGON, NISSAN XE 86
WHEELS THE WHEEL WORLD 94
ZASTAVA YUGO DETAILS 18





1987 - April issue

 

  Detail Page No.
BROCK PETER THE TRUTH - ""ENERGY POLARIZER"" - INTERVIEW 38
DAIHATSU CHARADE DETAILS 48
FERRARI 275GTB TEST 102
FORD MR K Vs THE DOOMSDAY ARGUMENT 78
FORD FALCON GT 20TH BIRTHDAY 62
FORD FALCON UTE C. NAVARA, RODEO, TRITON 86
FORD LASER ZAMPATTI RELEASED 16
FORD SIERRA SAPPHIRE DETAILS 18
HOLDEN RODEO C. FALCON, NAVARA, TRITON 86
HONDA LEGEND COUPE DETAILS 46
MAINTENANCE CLEAN LIVING 94
MASERATI BITURBO BACK IN AUSTRALIA 9
MAZDA OFFERS 3 YEAR WARRANTY 9
MAZDA 121 FUN TOP FULL TEST 54
MAZDA ETUDE DETAILS 53
MITSUBISHI MAGNA TEST - UPGRADES 60
MITSUBISHI TRITON C, FALCON, NAVARA, RODEO 86
NISSAN MR K Vs THE DOOMSDAY ARGUMENT 78
NISSAN BE-1 DETAILS 52
NISSAN NAVARA C. FALCON, RODEO, TRITON 86
PEUGEOT 505 TURBO DIESEL FULL TEST 110
RENAULT PREMIER BRIEF 22
SUBARU TOURING WAGON EXTENDED TEST 70
TOYOTA CELICA CONVERTIBLE DETAILS 51
TOYOTA SUPRA DETAILS 50
TRANSMISSIONS SUBARU CVT 48
VOLKSWAGEN POLO COUPE BRIEF 19
WARRANTY WAR STARTS AGAIN 30





1987 - May issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO DEVELOPS TWO NEW ENGINES 70
ANTI-LOCK BRAKING SAAB 26
BROCK PETER WORLD TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 52
ENGINES ALFA ROMEO DEVELOPS TWO NEW ENGINES 70
FORD CAPRI BRITISH PRODUCTION ENDS 28
FORD LASER DETAILS - FACELIFT 22
FOUR WHEEL STEERING MAZDA REVEALS DETAILS 21
GEOGHGEAN IAN (PETE) PETE AND HIS M-M-M-MUSTANG 72
GIOCATTOLO TEST 46
HARVEY JOHN WORLD TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 52
HOLDEN CAMIRA JE DETAILS 12
HONDA INTEGRA C. NISSAN EXA, TOYOTA CELICA 86
JAGUAR SOVEREIGN C. MERCEDES BENZ 300E 56
LOTUS ESPRIT TURBO TEST 64
MAZDA FOUR WHEEL STEERING SYSTEM 21
MAZDA 323 DETAILS - FACELIFT 22
MAZDA 626 SCOOP DETAILS 22
MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW SHOWTIME 16
MERCEDES BENZ 300E C. JAGUAR SOVEREIGN 56
MITSUBISHI MAGNA C. TOYOTA CAMRY 40
MODIFICATION PUTTING RACE INTO YOUR HORSEPOWER 96
MOFFAT ALLAN WORLD TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP 52
NISSAN MOTOR SPORT PLANS 18
NISSAN EXA C. TOYOTA CELICA, HONDA INTEGRA 86
PORSCHE 959 AT LAST 25
RENAULT RENAULT IN AUSTRALIA 78
REPLICAS SPEEDSTER DETAILS 8
SAAB ANTI-LOCK BRAKING 26
TOYOTA MOTOR SPORT PLANS 18
TOYOTA CAMRY C. MITSUBISHI MAGNA 40
TOYOTA CAMRY TEST 36
TOYOTA CELICA C. NISSAN EXA, HONDA INTEGRA 86
WORLD TOURING CAR CHAMPIONSHIP REPORT 52





1987 - June issue

 

  Detail Page No.
DAIHATSU CHARADE FULL TEST 58
DRIVING A CAR OF MY OWN 78
EXHAUST SYSTEMS THOROUGHLY EXHAUSTED 96
FERRARI TOTAL AUTHORITY 84
FOUR WHEEL DRIVE MITSUBISHI 30
FOUR WHEEL STEERING MITSUBISHI 30
HONDA CIVIC OWNER REPORT 68
HONDA PRELUDE TEST 54
JAGUAR XK120 C-TYPE TEST 70
LOTUS ETNA DETAILS 19
MAZDA 929 TEST - V6 46
MITSUBISHI FOUR WHEEL DRIVE AND STEERING 30
OPEL SENATOR DETAILS 23
PEUGEOT TO JOIN FORCES WITH RENAULT? 18
PORSCHE CARRERA EXTENDED TEST 86
RENAULT SELLS STAKE IN AMC 18
RENAULT TO JOIN FORCES WITH PEUGEOT? 18
SHOCK ABSORBERS SMART SHOCKS FOR THE FUTURE 12
SIX CYLINDER V6 ENGINES IN AUSTRALIA 53
TAIPAN TEST 62
TOYOTA NEW FOUR-CAM V6 31
TOYOTA CAMRY EXTENDED TEST - DOWN THE MIDDLE 38
WHEELS OUR ""MAG"" INDUSTRY WORLD CLASS 9





1987 - July issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUDI 300 BRIEF 33
AUDI 90 QUATTRO TEST 35
BMW 735i EXECUTIVE C. MERCEDES BENZ 420SEL, JAGUAR XJ40 SOVEREIGN 38
BUYING A CAR HAVE WE GOT A DEAL.... 72
DAIMLER 250 V8 TEST - RARE PROPERTY 102
DRAG RACING NINE SECOND INSANITY 78
FORD FAIRMONT C. HONDA ACCORD 66
FORD FALCON EA BRIEF 8
HOLDEN STOKES ITS OWN FIRE 58
HONDA TO BUILD ENGINES IN ENGLAND 29
HONDA ACCORD C. FAIRMONT 66
JAGUAR XJ40 SOVEREIGN C. M.BENZ 420SEL, BMW 735i EXEC. 38
KOENIG WILLY MODIFIED PORSCHE 911 62
LAMBORGHINI COUNTACH TO CONTINUE UNDER CHRYSLER 30
MAZDA 626 DETAILS 56
MAZDA RX7 EXTENDED TEST - CARTER'S COAST 80
MERCEDES BENZ 420SEL C. JAGUAR XJ40 SOVEREIGN, BMW 735i EXECUTIVE 38
MITSUBISHI MAGNA WAGON DETAILS 50
PORSCHE 911 TEST - KOENIG MODIFIED 62
SAAB PASS THE TWO MILLION MARK 33
THEFT COLD STEAL 87
TOYOTA QUANTITY AND QUALITY 52
TOYOTA COROLLA TEST - HATCH 106
TOYOTA COROLLA TEST 54





1987 - August issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUDI TRESER BRIEF 42
BARTLETT KEVIN TESTING THE CLASSIC BT31 70
BMW Z1 BRIEF 42
BRABHAM JACK KEVIN BARTLETT TESTS HIS BT31 70
CITROEN BX CTi 16v DETAILS 25
DESIGN HIGH-TECH FOLLIES 78
ENGINEERING HIGH-TECH FOLLIES 78
FERRARI 328 REPLACEMENT DETAILS 27
FORD FALCON EA BRIEF - WAGON 8
FORD SA30 SPORTS CAR (CAPRI) SCOOP DETAILS 38
HOLDEN ASTRA TEST 46
HOLDEN CAMIRA JE C. CAMRY, PINTARA 58
HOLDEN COMMODORE VN THE OPEL SENATOR CONNECTION 52
HONDA CRX DETAILS 22
KIT CARS PORSCHE EXPERIMENTAL PROTOTYPE 27
MAZDA 626 TEST - FOUR WHEEL STEER 18
MILLE MIGLIA RE-ENACTMENT OF ITALIAN LEGEND 100
MITSUBISHI MAGNA TEST - WAGON 54
NISSAN CEDRIC DETAILS 23
NISSAN GLORIA DETAILS 23
NISSAN PINTARA C. (WAGONS) HOLDEN CAMIRA, TOYOTA CAMRY 58
NISSAN PULSAR TEST 46
NISSAN SKYLINE SILHOUETTE TEST 108
PEUGEOT 405 DETAILS 44
PORSCHE 944 BRIEF - RAG TOP 42
RACES/RACING MARRIOTT'S MONSTERS - TRUCK RACING 66
REPLICAS MG TD NEW START FOR TD PROJECT 17
SUSPENSIONS RIDING LESSONS 86
TECHNOLOGY HIGH-TECH FOLLIES 79
TOYOTA JOINT VW VENTURE 19
TOYOTA CAMRY C. (WAGONS) CAMIRA, PINTARA 58
VOLKSWAGEN JOINT TOYOTA VENTURE 19





1987 - September issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO 164 TEST 27
ANTI-LOCK BRAKING GOING DOWNMARKET 27
AUSTRALIA THE BIG FIVE - WHERE TO NOW? 56
BMW 750iL TEST 23
BMW M3 BATHURST PREVIEW 44
BROCK PETER AGAINST ALL COMERS 82
BROCK PETER GROUP THREE SERIES 82
FIAT TIPO BRIEF 25
FORD THE BIG FIVE - WHERE TO NOW? 56
FORD LASER TX3 C. NISSAN PULSAR Q, TOYOTA COROLLA TWIN CAM 62
FORD SIERRA COSWORTH TURBO BATHURST PREVIEW 44
FORD SIERRA RS 500 DETAILS 28
FOUR WHEEL STEERING HONDA FIRST IN AUSTRALIA 9
HARDIE FERODO PREVIEW - WE DRIVE THE CONTENDERS 44
HOLDEN THE BIG FIVE - WHERE TO NOW? 56
HOLDEN COMMODORE VL SS GROUP A BATHURST PREVIEW 44
HONDA FIRST FOUR WHEEL STEER IN AUSTRALIA 9
MAZDA 626 BRIEF 12
MAZDA RX7 CONVERTIBLE FULL TEST 19
MERCEDES BENZ 230TE C. VOLVO 740 TURBO ESTATE 70
MITSUBISHI THE BIG FIVE - WHERE TO NOW? 56
NISSAN PLANS GROUP A FLIER 23
NISSAN THE BIG FIVE - WHERE TO NOW? 56
NISSAN CEDRIC TEST 21
NISSAN GLORIA TEST 21
NISSAN PULSAR Q C. LASER TX3, COROLLA TWIN CAM 62
NISSAN SKYLINE TURBO BATHURST PREVIEW 44
RENAULT R21 TURBO DETAILS 30
RENAULT VESTA BRIEF 28
ROVER 825 DETAILS 8
ROVER RANGE ROVER EXTENDED TEST 86
SALES TAX SIGH OF RELIEF OVER CHANGES 13
SOUND SYSTEMS SWEET SOUND OF EXCESS 96
SUBARU NEW FLAT SIX ENGINE 76
SUBARU VORTEX FULL TEST - XT TURBO 4WD 78
TECHNOLOGY GOOD FOR US - MANUFACTURERS REPLY 92
TOYOTA THE BIG FIVE - WHERE TO NOW? 56
TOYOTA COROLLA TWINCAM C. NISSAN PULSAR Q, FORD LASER TX3 62
TVR S-TYPE BRIEF 32
VOLVO 740 TURBO ESTATE C. MERCEDES BENZ 230TE 70





1987 - October issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ACCESSORIES SEATS 111
AXE ROY TO STEER ROVER - INTERVIEW 64
BMW 5 SERIES BRIEF 23
BMW Z1 GETS GREEN LIGHT 22
CRICHTON NEVILLE NEW BOSS FOR AUDI-VW 17
DAIHATSU HANDI TEST 102
FERRARI F40 TEST 78
FORD FALCON EA SCOOP DETAILS 8
HOLDEN COMMODORE VL SS GROUP A INSTANT CLASSIC 48
HOLDEN COMMODORE VL C. GROUP 111, CALAIS DIRECTOR 44
JAGUAR MAKES PRODUCTION HISTORY 28
JANE BOB CALDER THUNDERDOME 86
MAZDA 323 TURBO FULL TEST 50
MAZDA 626 FULL DETAILS 16
MITSUBISHI MAGNA INJECTION Vs CARBURETTOR 68
NASCAR INVASION OF THE THUNDERDOME 86
OPEL CORSA BRIEF 27
PORSCHE 959 FULL TEST 70
REPLICAS MG TD TD 2000 IS ""GO"" AGAIN 13
ROVER TAKES NEW DIRECTION 64
ROVER 825 Si FULL TEST 60
SARICH RALPH SARICH POWERED CAR TESTED 82
SEATS GOOD ARGUMENTS FOR BETTER SEATS 111
SPEED LIMITS IT'S NOT SPEED THAT'S UNSAFE 27
SUBARU SHERPA TEST 102
SUZUKI ALTO TEST 103
SUZUKI MIGHTY BOY TEST 103
TOYOTA CELICA BRIEF - UPDATED 19
TVR MYSTERY V8 19
USED CARS BUDGET BEATERS 94
USED CARS SECOND-HAND STRATEGIES 105
VOLKSWAGEN CORRADO BRIEF 19
VOLVO 760 BRIEF - UPDATED 28
WYNN'S SAFARI CARRY THAT WEIGHT 54





1987 - November issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO 164 TEST 106
ALFA ROMEO 33 BRIEF - FASTER 10
AUSTRALIAN GP EYE OF THE TIGER 38
BOND COLIN BATHURST 58
BROCK PETER BATHURST 58
BROCK PETER THE RISE AND FALL 26
DAIHATSU CHARADE C. HOLDEN BARINA, HYUNDAI EXCEL, MAZDA 121 70
EGGENBERGER RUDI HARDIE FERODO 58
FORD LASER TURBO C. PEUGEOT 205 GTi 52
FOUR WHEEL DRIVE GOING BUSH - 4WD SPECIAL 84
FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW SPORTS CARS STEAL SCENE 18
GIBSON FRED BATHURST 58
GRICE ALLAN BATHURST 58
HARDIE FERODO TWO EGGENBERGER'S HOLD THE SAUCE 58
HOLDEN THE HOLDEN WISE STORY 100
HOLDEN BARINA C. CHARADE, EXCEL, MAZDA 121 70
HONDA CIVIC DETAILS - NEW 8
HONDA LEGEND BRIEF - NEW ENGINE 22
HONDA PRELUDE FULL TEST 78
HYUNDAI EXCEL C. CHARADE, BARINA, MAZDA 121 70
JAGUAR F TYPE BRIEF 19
JOHNSON DICK BATHURST 58
MAZDA 121 FUN TOP C. CHARADE, BARINA, EXCEL 70
NISSAN BLUEBIRD DETAILS 21
NISSAN SKYLINE GTS-R DETAILS - GROUP A WEAPON 10
PERCY WIN BATHURST 58
PERKINS LARRY BATHURST 58
PEUGEOT 205 GTi C. FORD LASER TURBO 52
PORSCHE 928S4 TEST 110
RECORDS FLYING MILE AEROTECH 24
SETON GLENN BATHURST 58
TOYOTA CELICA ALL DRESSED UP - AUTO-TEK KIT 68
TOYOTA CROWN DETAILS 22
TOYOTA MR2 FULL TEST 94
WALKER MURRAY FAST BUCKS 46





1987 - December issue

  Detail Page No.
ALBORETO MICHELE AUSTRALIAN GP 56
AUSTRALIAN GP PAINTING THE TOWN 56
BERGER GERHARD AUSTRALIAN GP 56
BOUTSEN THIERRY AUSTRALIAN GP 56
BROCK PETER MY LIFE AFTER HOLDEN - INTERVIEW 96
BROCK PETER TO RACE BMW IN 1988 12
DE CESARIS ANDREA AUSTRALIAN GP 56
FIAT TIPO BRIEF 21
FORD FALCON THE FALCON THAT WASN'T 106
FORD LASER TX3 TURBO 4WD FULL TEST 37
FORD TELSTAR TX5 TURBO FULL TEST 30
GIOCATTOLO ENDS GESTATION 18
HOLDEN MERGER WITH TOYOTA 8
HOLDEN COMMODORE VL SS GROUP A TEST 42
HOLDEN COMMODORE VN BRIEF - STRONGER V6 16
LINCOLN CONTINENTAL BRIEF - GOES FRONT WHEEL DRIVE 26
LOTUS ESPRIT BRIEF - RESTYLED 24
MITSUBISHI MIRAGE DETAILS - XYVYX 20
MODENA STEFANO AUSTRALIAN GP 56
PATRESE RICCARDO AUSTRALAIN GP 56
PIQUET NELSON AUSTRALIAN GP 56
PORSCHE 911 TURNS 25 18
PROST ALAIN AUSTRALIAN GP 56
SENNA AYRTON AUSTRALIAN GP 56
SOLAR CARS SUNRACER GM ENTRANT FOR DARWIN-ADELAIDE RACE 67
SOLAR CHALLENGE GM ENTRANT 67
SPARE PARTS HIGHWAY ROBBERY! 80
SUSPENSIONS ACTIVE SUSPENSION FOR GALANT 20
SYDNEY MOTOR SHOW GREAT SHOW 16
TOKYO MOTOR SHOW FUTURE SHOCK 48
TOYOTA MERGER WITH HOLDEN 8
TOYOTA CELICA TEST 70
TOYOTA MR2 TEST 70
TOYOTA SUPRA TEST 70
TRAVEL PATHFINDING IN CORNER COUNTRY 110
WHEELS MAGAZINE THE LAST 17 YEARS 86