Audi A3 for Australia 2021
04 Mar 2020

The new 2021 Audi A3 unveiled

Audi’s new rival to the BMW 1 Series and Mercedes-Benz A-Class will arrive here later this year. CLASSIER AND more tech-laden than before, the new 2021 fourth-generation Audi A3 has been unveiled. Eight years since the third-generation car was first with us, the new model rides on an updated Evo

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Peugeot 208 ECOTY winner
03 Mar 2020

New Peugeot 208 beats Tesla Model 3 to win ECOTY

The French brand’s latest 208 hatch pips rivals like the Porsche Taycan and new Ford Puma to European Car of the Year award. PEUGEOT HAS claimed its sixth European Car of the Year award with the new 2020 Peugeot 208. Unconfirmed yet for Australia but likely to land here later

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Australia HSV Silverado 1500 Chevrolet
02 Mar 2020

The top 5 new Aussie cars to last over 300,000km

These are the top five cars on sale in Australia that are most likely to clock over 300,000km. ALTHOUGH YOU probably already knew it, if you own a Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series you own the car most likely to drive over 300,000km in its lifetime. But there are plenty of

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WRX to be manual new
27 Feb 2020

Subaru WRX manual to live on in next generation

There’s a lot of rumour about what the next-generation WRX will bring, but one thing that seems certain now is that it will continue to offer stick-shift thrills. WHILE NO one beyond the walls of Subaru can confirm what new drivetrain the next-generation Subaru WRX will really house, we can

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MY20 Subaru Impreza 2.0i-S Hatch.
27 Feb 2020

Details: 2020 Subaru Impreza sedan and hatch Australia

Full pricing and specifications for the 2020 Subaru Impreza sedan and hatch have been announced. Subaru Australia has announced pricing and specification for its refreshed 2020 Impreza range. Arriving in dealerships around Australia in four different trim levels – 2.0i, 2.0i-L, 2.0i Premium and 2.0i-S – the entire range continues

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Australia's Land Rover DEfender 90
27 Feb 2020

Land Rover’s new 297kW Defender 90 in Australia this year

Small and mighty, the Land Rover 90 SWB will hit Australian shores soon, packing a lot of grunt and features. LAND ROVER will introduce its shorter Defender 90 in next-generation guise later this year as the little brother to the 110. Arriving in October in P400 First Edition trim, it

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Holden collection australia torana pink
26 Feb 2020

Government steps in to protect Holden heritage collection from GM

The Australian Government says it has clarified with GM that Holden’s historic collection will stay in Australia, citing legal means to do so and ensuring Australians that GM is not “secretly moving stuff offshore.” As GM departs Australia after announcing it will close Holden and axe a significant proportion of

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Australia Ford Escape PHEV
25 Feb 2020

Ford’s new Escape will arrive this year with electric hybrid option

Ford confirms pricing and specification for its 2020 MY20 Ford Escape, which will bring a new rival with electric hybrid power to the SUV market. FORD AUSTRALIA hasn’t had much sales success yet with SUVs… at least not since the locally-made Territory departed. However, it might finally have an SUV

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25 Feb 2020

Australian & NZ’s exclusive Mini Sterling announced

Remembering its colonies down south, British carmaker Mini has sent 40 special limited edition Countrymans to Australia for our consumption. MINI’S CELEBRATING its British heritage, releasing in limited numbers the Mini Countryman Sterling Edition. Just 50 models will be made and are available to southern colonies, 40 in Australia, and

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Ford Ranger Raptor V8
24 Feb 2020

Cold water thrown on Ford Ranger Raptor V8 rumour

The Ford Ranger Raptor V8 isn’t coming… at least not in the way we think it is. FOLLOWING REPORTS that Ford is readying a Ranger Raptor V8, the supposed engineering firm behind the project, Melbourne-based Premcar, has dismissed the rumours. Speaking last week at Premcar’s facility in Epping where it

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24 Feb 2020

2020 BMW X5 M and X6 M pricing announced

BMW’s new X5 M and X6 M rivals for the Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S and Porsche Cayenne Turbo are soon to arrive in Australia. BMW AUSTRALIA HAS announced pricing and specifications for its brutish Bavarian duo the X5 M and X6 M, which will land in showrooms this May carrying

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VW Amarok Core V6 manual 78%
21 Feb 2020

2020 VW Amarok V6 manual Core review

LITTLE MORE THAN 12 months ago Volkswagen unleashed its cut-price Amarok Core V6, offering one of the dual-cab ute market’s gruntiest options for a touch over $50,000. And we say it’s the gruntiest option now given that Mercedes-Benz has pulled its X-Class offering – the only V6 rival to the

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20 Feb 2020

What is DAB or Digital Radio?

Digital Radio… it’s appearing in just about every new car. But what is digital radio?

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BMW ALpina B3 touring australia
18 Feb 2020

Alpina Australia confirms B3 Sedan and Touring price and spec

BMW might not have an M3 wagon but Alpina’s B3 wagon is as good as it gets, and it’s coming to Australia this year from $146k.

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Nissan leaf australia
18 Feb 2020

Price vs perception: Is vanity killing EV sales?

We know electric vehicles are expensive right now, but apparently that’s not all which is holding Australians back from buying an EV.

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