03 Jul 2020

Mazda Skyactiv-X for Mazda3 and CX-30 from $40k

Flagship Skyactiv-X mild-hybrid power arrives to Mazda3 and CX-30. Mazda’s all-new Skyactiv-X petrol compression ignition engine is arriving in Australia next month. The engine will debut in the new Mazda 3 as the Mazda3 X20 Astina, asking a $3000 premium over the equivalent G25 (2.5L engine) model. This bring the

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02 Jul 2020

2020 MG HS review

2020 MG HS Essence review in Australia, including price, specs, interior, ride and handling, safety and score. MG, a British car maker once famed for sports cars and now a Chinese-owned brand making SUVs. It’s obvious the times have changed and volume sales in the SUV class are key to

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02 Jul 2020

Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 & Continental GT 650 review

Double Act. While sharing engines, frames and a number of other parts, Royal Enfield’s long-awaited 650 twins are anything but identical. In the Bullet, Classic, Continental and Himalayan that Royal Enfield have released here to date, the growth in the model range has reflected the evolution of the brand, but

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01 Jul 2020

$3.5m Pininfarina Battista confirmed for Australia

Pininfarina will officially sell the Battista hypercar in Australia, allocating a small number of vehicles for delivery. Automobili Pininfarina has partnered with Melbourne-based Lorbek Luxury Cars to sell the incredible zero-emissions Battista hypercar in Australia. Confirming that the car will be available for purchase in Australia via the exotic car

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01 Jul 2020

Ineos Grenadier revealed and confirmed for Australia

Ineos has shown us what the Grenadier looks like – a new wagon and ute 4×4 for Australia. Ineos has revealed the all-new the Grenadier four-wheel drive. It looks undoubtedly like the spiritual successor to the Land Rover Defender, with boxy proportions and utilitarian purpose at the forefront. It is

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30 Jun 2020

Audi RS6 and RS7 price and spec for Australia

Audi’s flagship uber wagon and super coupe-sedan will be here next month. Audi Australia has revealed pricing and specification of the new generation replacements for the RS6 and RS7. The new duo will launch in Australia July 24, bringing a more powerful drivetrain, more spec and safety features yet at

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30 Jun 2020

More rugged Defender Hard Top revealed

Hard Top range returns to Land Rover Defender. Land Rover has confirmed it will introduce a new Hard Top variant to the Defender in both 90 and 110 wheelbases. On the list of improvements (if you’re after a work truck, not a Toorak tractor) are options for things like increased

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29 Jun 2020

Peugeot Django scooter review

We may not like to admit it, but style is a factor when we’re looking to purchase a new motorcycle. All motorcycle manufacturers understand this and also understand that nailing the styling can often make or break a bike’s success in the marketplace. Styling is subjective, though, with the same

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26 Jun 2020

All-new Hyundai i20 N here next year

Hyundai will expand its hot hatch lineup with the introduction of the i20 N. Hyundai has confirmed it will offer the i20 N hot hatch for sale in Australia next year. The feisty supermini will compete directly against the Ford Fiesta ST, Volkswagen Polo GTI, and out-going Renault Clio RS,

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26 Jun 2020

Hyundai Palisade confirmed for Australia

Hyundai’s biggest SUV will arrive in Australia to take on the Toyota Kluger and Mazda CX-9. Hyundai Australia has confirmed it will offer the large Palisade SUV here later this year. Already on sale in the US and slated for right-hand drive production this year for a late-2020 arrival in

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26 Jun 2020

Video: Hyundai Palisade Australia first look

Our first look video walkaround of the new Hyundai Palisade in Australia. Hyundai Australia has confirmed it will offer the large Palisade SUV here later this year, and we’ve had a quick look at the model before it officially launches (albeit this model is left-hand drive). You can read further

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25 Jun 2020

Volkswagen’s modern Kombi sells out in Australia

Cashed up boomer hippies buy up the full allocation of modern Kombi’s. VW’s modern Kombi inspired campervan has sold out in Australia the same day it went on sale. Undeterred by the online-only buying system, customers digitally lined up to exhaust the full allocation of 30 VW California Beach limited

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25 Jun 2020

New 2021 Kia Carnival revealed

Kia’s new Carnival is due to hit Australian shores soon. Kia is keeping the people mover game strong, revealing its fourth generation Carnival to freshen up the segment. The new model is expected to arrive in Australia later this year or early-2021 bringing significant upgrades, not least of which is

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25 Jun 2020

VW Arteon facelift and shooting brake revealed

New VW Arteon pair revealed, with athletic wagon seen in full for the first time. Volkswagen has revealed a facelift to the Arteon, both for the liftback sedan and new shooting brake wagon. The shooting brake might also make an appearance in Australia, with the updated Arteon liftback slated to

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23 Jun 2020

New $65k Gladiator could have 3.5-tonne towing

Jeep will bring another Gladiator model to Australia that could be a new work ute in the market. Want a Gladiator but need beefier towing and payload? Jeep Australia will introduce a more affordable Gladiator in the next six months that could just be the ticket. Paring back the well-equipped

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