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2008 Volkswagen Golf GT Sport
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2008 Volkswagen Golf GT Sport

Volkswagen Australian has made some minor changes to the 2008 Golf GT lineup, now referred to as Golf GT Sport. Getting the cosmetics out of the way first, the 2008 range has a new grille surround in charcoal (previously the same as body colour) as well as new GT Sport badges. The MY08 range includes the performance orientated 1...


2008 Volkswagen Polo
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2008 Volkswagen Polo

Volkswagen Australia has updated the popular Polo range with the introduction of a 6-speed automatic gearbox for the 1.4-litre Polo Club. The new gearbox raises the automatic Polo Club's price tag by $500 to $19,490, while the entry price for the range (Polo Club 5-speed manual) remains unchanged at $16,990...


TRD Aurion Indefinitely Withdrawn From Sale
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TRD Aurion Indefinitely Withdrawn From Sale

Editor's note and update: Since many of you are still missing the update we ran on the story, I thought I'd clear the air on this issue. One of our readers had informed CarAdvice last week of a crash involving a silver TRD Aurion in Melbourne, this was published alongside the report from Toyota that the TRD Aurion range had been withdrawn from sale...


2008 Subaru Impreza WRX STi Spied... again
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2008 Subaru Impreza WRX STi Spied... again

Yesterday it was at the nurburgring and today, it's in Japan. The images tell one story, the new STi is getting ready for action. These photos were taken by a reader from Carscoop, once again the quad exhausts are obvious from the images, and the rims appear to be 18s. Both the new STi and EvoX will land in Australia early next year (most probably in February)...


Spied! 2008 Subaru Impreza WRX STi
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Spied! 2008 Subaru Impreza WRX STi

AutoGespot has acquired spy shots of the as yet unreleased 2008 Subaru Impreza WRX STi lapping the Nurburgring. Despite the extensive camouflage, similarities to the WRC Concept can be easily seen. The front bar and grill as well as the larger hood scoop appear near identical to the concept car, whilst the rear has received a far more extensive redesign...


2008 Toyota LandCruiser
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2008 Toyota LandCruiser

Toyota will unveil the all new 200 series LandCruiser wagon at next month's Australian International Motor Show in Sydney. Interestingly, Toyota has picked Australia as the place to first show off the all new model, instead of the Frankfurt Motor Show. The 200 series Land Cruiser will offer a whole variety of new goodies, starting with more powerful petrol and diesel V8 engines...


Toyota LandCruiser Prado Standard-Grade
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Toyota LandCruiser Prado Standard-Grade

Toyota has released details of a new entry-model variant in the LandCruiser Prado lineup, the new standard-grade model. In addition, the company will also boost standard equipment across the range. Starting from $44,600, the new Standard-Grade is $1,690 cheaper than the previous entry model, the Prado GX six-speed manual...


Nissan's 'Around View' Eliminates Blind Spots

AutoSpies give us a sneak peek into Nissan's new 'Around View' camera system as fitted on the Infinity EX35 SUV. Similar to reversing cameras which seem to be the new crucial safety feature on all large cars, Nissan's 'Around View' system extends the field of view by integrating cameras onto the front, sides and rear of the car...


Dodge Auction First 2008 Challengers for Charity
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Dodge Auction First 2008 Challengers for Charity

Chrysler announced today that the first two all-new 2008 Dodge Challenger's to roll off the production line will be auctioned off for local charities with a third to be sold through online auction site eBay. "The Dodge Challenger is an icon and the revival of this storied nameplate has enthusiasts chomping at the bit to get one...


BMW X6 - A closer look
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BMW X6 - A closer look

When our photographer brought us the first pictures of the new BMW X6 from Frankfurt, we began to wonder, who exactly will buy the X6? It's not a traditional SUV and it's not exactly a Crossover either. It's more like a mix between the BMW 5 series and the X5. The X6 concept at Frankfurt is said to be nearly identical to the production version, so what you see here is what you're going to see on the road in a few years time...


Jeep J8 Multipurpose Reports for Duty
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Jeep J8 Multipurpose Reports for Duty

It all started in June 1941 when the U.S. Army received its first shipments of the Willys MA, the rugged 4x4 vehicle that came to be called the Jeep. The U.S. army was so impressed with the vehicles that Gen. Dwight D. Eisenhower declared that the war could not have been won without the Jeep...


Ford Mustang GT Ready For Oz
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Ford Mustang GT Ready For Oz

Okay so the headline can be a little misleading, Ford is not bringing the Mustang to Australia, nor is it likely in the near future, but, our fellow Queenslanders at Performax International have just completed the government-approved conversion program to covert the Mustang to right-hand drive. Priced at $115,000, the iconic Ford Mustang GT coupe or convertible uses a 4...


Toyota Hilux Upgrades
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Toyota Hilux Upgrades

Toyota today announced a set of upgrades for the 2008 (MY08) Toyota Hilux. For a vehicle which already dominates the 4x2 and 4x4 utility market, the upgrades should further enhance Toyota's leadership. The Hilux comes in 30 different variants, giving buyers a choice between 4x2 or 4x4, while the cabin (single, xtra and double cab), engine (2...


Lexus LS 600hL - IS-F - LX 570 at Motor Show
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Lexus LS 600hL - IS-F - LX 570 at Motor Show

Lexus Australia has today confirmed three new models will be on display at the company's Australian International Motor Show history display. The LS 600hL luxury hybrid, the IS-F performance sedan and the LX 570 luxury off-roader. "Show-goers will be treated to an advance look at some of the future vehicles for the Lexus brand, having three all-new models this year unequivocally demonstrates Lexus' commitment to performance and luxury motoring in Australia...


Toyota iQ Concept
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Toyota iQ Concept

The world's most successful manufacturer, has come out with an ultra-compact iQ concept. Toyota believes the iQ represents the needs of inner-city motorists looking for a compact, reliable, short and environmentally friendly vehicle. Best suited to the small streets of Europe, the iQ was developed at Toyota's advanced European design studio in the south of France...