Nissan updates its popular family SUV ahead of an all-new model arrival. Around 12 months before the new generation Nissan X-Trail launches in Australia, the local arm has delivered upgrades and a new variant the local offering of the world’s number-one selling SUV. It’s also a ’20th Birthday’ update, with
It’s more than just an attractive price that makes the Genesis GV70 an attractive alternative to the usual luxury SUVs buyers look at. The road to success for luxury car brands outside the European establishment is not a straightforward one in Australia, particularly premium arms of mainstream brands. Toyota’s Lexus
Veloce variant added, based model moves to “customer-order only”. Alfa Romeo have completed the lineup for the Stelvio SUV in Australia with the release of a upper-level ‘Veloce’ variant and improvements across the board. Along with the Giulia sedan range, the lineup of Stelvio variants now offers Level 2 Advanced
A surprisingly vigorous update to Subaru’s popular SUV arrives in time for 2022. A facelift to Subaru’s fifth-generation Forester is coming down under, with the updated model shown already to the Japanese market. It brings a revised look upfront with some further changes underneath and updates inside, including revised suspension
Kia has officially pulled the sheet off its new generation Sportage, showing a radically different design and significantly upgraded interior and equipment. Kia has overhauled the Sportage, its popular family medium-sized SUV, which will enter its fifth generation on the market later this year. Kia Australia is hoping for a
New Kia Sportage reveal is closing in…and the first theoretical renderings are popping up. Earlier this week, Kia showed us the first official teaser images of the upcoming fifth-generation Sportage SUV, and now it has been rendered to life. The work of Gotcha Cars, the images show a reasonably accurate
Review of the 2021 Subaru Outback in Australia, including price, specs, interior, ride and handling, safety and score. What is the 2021 Subaru Outback? The Subaru Outback is a five-seat wagon that manages to stand out by virtue of its longevity, some decent offroad capability, full-time all-wheel-drive powertrain, and fantastic
New platform, hybrid engines, new styling and improved safety come sway buyers to the newest Qashqai SUV. The third generation of Nissan’s Qashqai small SUV has been revealed, boasting a new platform, increased dimensions, more interior space, updated looks and a pair of hybrid engines, including a groundbreaking ‘e-POWER’ unit.
Our independent 2021 Kia Stonic review in Australia, including price, specs, interior, ride and handling, safety and score. Whether you call it a city SUV, a compact crossover or a jacked-up hatch, the only thing that matters to the bean counters is that cars on stilts sell. In the small segment,
New generation Mitsubishi Outlander a big upgrade for SUV buyers. Mitsubishi has unveiled the new fourth-generation Outlander which is expected to be available in Australia later this year. A leap ahead of the current model, the new Outlander looks more upmarket, with new materials, tech, and a new engine underneath.
Next-gen Mitsubishi Outlander due to hit Australia draws heavy styling influence from last year’s Engleberg Tourer concept. Mitsubishi has officially shown off its next-gen Outlander ahead of a scheduled February reveal. Showing a camo-clad model we can clearly see the design influence inspired by the brand’s Engelberg Tourer Concept from
Our independent 2021 Hyundai Santa Fe review in Australia, including price, specs, interior, ride and handling, safety and score. The car industry loves to brandish something as all-new. So trigger happy are some manufacturers that merely updating the styling or changing a few interior trims constitutes fanfare. However, not Hyundai.
A number of upgrades and new models will bolster the CX-9 into 2021. Mazda is updating its flagship CX-9 SUV with two new models and captain’s chairs for the luxe Azami LE. There are also equipment upgrades across the lineup. The two new variants are the GT SP and limited-edition
People movers hardly move the needle when it comes to desire and cars like the Kia Carnival and Hyundai iMax are certainly proof of that. Yet they sell, so there’s is undoubtedly a market for big families that need an urban bus… but what about curb appeal? Enter the rather
Hyundai will offer a hybrid rival to the Toyota Kluger in local showrooms next year. Hyundai has confirmed the timing for its large hybrid Santa Fe, scheduled to arrive in showrooms in late 2021. During media presentations yesterday for both its heavily updated Santa Fe and all-new Palisade seven-seat SUV,