Sydney Motorshow Form Guide
7 October 2005
Yes it’s that time of year again, time for the
Australian International Motorshow (aka Sydney Motorshow), to be held October 13-23 at Darling Harbour Convention Centre.
Below is a list of known releases or updates scheduled for the show. Note that this is
not an exhaustive list of all models known to be on display, rather a list of new/updated/refreshed or otherwise noteworthy cars to look out for when you visit the show.
I’ll update this list as more information comes to hand.
V8 Vantage. New model
DB9 Volante. New variant
M6, new model
M5, new model
Crossfire SRT-6, new variant
575 Superamererica, new variant
E3 Concept, apparently Hyundai’s next WRC car will be based on the production version of this very car.
Getz New model
XK, the all aluminium cat. New model
Gallardo Spider, New variant
LF-C concept, luxury coupe convertible concept
IS250 New model
Excelero Concept, heading to Bathurst this weekend for some demo laps with Mick Doohan
behind the wheel in the passenger seat.
B-class New model
M-class New model
380, Mitsubishi’s new large car hope. New model
Megane Turbo Sport Sold as the ‘Trophy’ in other markets, sadly only available in 5-door. New variant
Brabus ForFour, 130kw screamer.
Impreza, new nosejob, 2.5l engine for WRX and STi. Update
Enhanced by STI Liberty GT
B9 Tribeca, coming to Australia in late 2006
Yaris, Echo-replacement small hatchback. New model
Passat, new model
Jetta, new model
C70, hardtop convertible. New model