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Chevrolet reveals Essentia sedan, Spark Activ crossover concept: Unlikely for Australia
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Chevrolet reveals Essentia sedan, Spark Activ crossover concept: Unlikely for Australia

Chevrolet has taken the wraps off the Chevrolet Essentia sedan and Spark Activ crossover concept at the 2016 Delhi motor show. Built off the Spark platform, the Essentia and Spark Activ concept convert the pint-sized Spark into a functional sedan and lifestyle crossover respectively. Both models are derived from the Spark Cross concept, which was revealed earlier in the year...


Renault Sport restructured, massive R&D and sales increase planned
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Renault Sport restructured, massive R&D and sales increase planned

Groupe Renault has separated its Renault Sport Technologies performance arm into distinct road and motorsport divisions. Chairman Carlos Ghosn revealed Renault’s plans overnight at the Technocentre in Guyancourt. The result: Renault Sport Racing and Renault Sport Cars...


Ford Australia scores big wins over nemesis Toyota in January
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Ford Australia scores big wins over nemesis Toyota in January

Ford Australia has taken to savaging Toyota in its recent marketing, continuously citing ways in which it claims its cars outgun those from the Japanese market leader. When it launched the updated Ranger last year, Ford danced and sung about the "10 features not found in the current Toyota Hilux”...


2015-2016 Jeep Cherokee, 2015 Compass and Patriot recalled: Tailgate control, steering pump fire concerns
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2015-2016 Jeep Cherokee, 2015 Compass and Patriot recalled: Tailgate control, steering pump fire concerns

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Australia has issued recall notices for nearly 4000 of its Jeep SUV models this week, affecting the all-new Cherokee and the ageing Compass and Patriot twins. Owners of 2499 new-generation 2015-2016 Cherokee SUVs will be contacted over concerns that a potential short circuit could cause corrosion to occur in the powered tailgate’s control module...


2016 Range Rover facelift spy photos
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2016 Range Rover facelift spy photos

The facelifted Range Rover has been spied by our spies in the snow-strewn wintry north of Sweden. Jaguar Land Rover has fitted the prototype above with camouflage tape below the car's belt line. Despite that, the well received luxury off-roader looks as though its mid-life makeover might be a relatively hard to spot affair Up front, the changes include new a pattern for the grille, and a new front bumper with a subtly revised lower air dam and intakes...


Ferrari SUV: 'You have to shoot me first', says chairman
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Ferrari SUV: 'You have to shoot me first', says chairman

The only major ‘holdout’ not making a super-luxury SUV at this point is Italian icon Ferrari. The Lamborghini Urus, Maserati Levante, Bentley Bentayga and a certain unnamed Rolls-Royce are coming. Porsche has been making the Cayenne more than a decade. This fact was always a a point of pride for previous Ferrari boss Luca Cordero di Montezemolo...


MG GS SUV teased ahead of London debut
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MG GS SUV teased ahead of London debut

The new MG GS SUV will make its Western debut at the London Motor Show in May, in what is being described as a “turning point” in the history of the fabled British manufacturer. These new teaser sketches confirm that the car, which will hit British roads in June, looks much like its sibling currently being sold in China...


January 2016 VFACTS new vehicle sales: Industry summary, market analysis, winners and losers
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January 2016 VFACTS new vehicle sales: Industry summary, market analysis, winners and losers

January new vehicle sales figures are in. Coming fresh off an annual record, the Australian market recorded a further 2.7 per cent growth in the first month of the year. VFACTS figures released today by the Federal Chamber show that 84,373 new vehicles were registered in January — the highest figure for the month since 2013...


New Car Sales Figures January 2016
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New Car Sales Figures January 2016

  The following data are new car sales figures for the month of January 2016. For a detailed analysis, click here...


2016 Ferrari FF facelift teased
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2016 Ferrari FF facelift teased

A preview image for the anticipated 2016 Ferrari FF update has appeared online as part of the company’s release for its 2015 financial year results. Although the vehicle teased in this shadowy image was not officially identified in the document - which shows the car on a page titled ‘MY 2016 Outlook’ - all signs point to the FF...


Nissan resolves to shed weight from 2016
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Nissan resolves to shed weight from 2016

Nissan has declared its cars must “shed the pounds” and that the intensive weight-loss regime will come from the use of materials normally used for space travel. The Japanese company’s UK supply chain is collaborating with other auto manufacturers and research bodies to deliver a prototype material structure, as part of a new “Lightweighting" program...


Volkswagen Budd-e electric concept bound for production - report
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Volkswagen Budd-e electric concept bound for production - report

The all-electric Volkswagen Budd-e microvan concept, unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas last month, is reportedly poised to enter production in the near future. In 2011, the world had its first glimpse of Volkswagen’s new microvan concept with the Bulli, which introduced a funky design and retro paintwork that threw back to the T1 Type 2 Kombi’s of the '60s and '70s...


Aston Martin DB11 front end possibly revealed in new leak
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Aston Martin DB11 front end possibly revealed in new leak

An image that's claimed to be an undisguised view of the new Aston Martin DB11's front end has appeared online overnight. The photo seen here was posted on AutoJunk.nl by the user Autoblogger. The poster doesn't mention how he or she came to acquire this image. Last week, a different user on the same website posted, what many believe, to be the first undisguised look at the DB11's rear profile...


Porsche says no to autonomous vehicles
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Porsche says no to autonomous vehicles

New Porsche boss, Oliver Blume, has stated emphatically that the sports car maker isn't interested in self-driving cars. In an interview with Westfalen-Blatt, the company's recently installed leader poured cold water on the idea of self-driven Porsches. He described the concept as being "as alluring as a Rolex for boiling eggs", later declaring that "a Porsche is meant to be driven by humans"...


Mitsubishi Triton and ASX concept cars to be unveiled at 2016 Geneva motor show
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Mitsubishi Triton and ASX concept cars to be unveiled at 2016 Geneva motor show

The 2016 Geneva motor show is fast approaching, and brands are putting out teasers left, right and centre. Here's one from Mitsubishi Motors, which will show off concept, show car versions of the Triton (L200) and ASX at the Swiss show...