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Kia Australia mulling Cee'd GT, next-gen Cerato Turbo
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Kia Australia mulling Cee'd GT, next-gen Cerato Turbo

The sporty Kia Pro_Cee’d GT may be gone from Australian showrooms, but the Korean car maker’s local arm has not given up on the dream of a quick halo hatch model. Despite positive reviews, the 150kW 1.6-litre turbocharged Pro_cee’d GT exited the local market in late 2015 after poor sales led the company to decide against introducing the updated model that debuted overseas in June...


Abarth 124 Spider and 124 Rally unveiled
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Abarth 124 Spider and 124 Rally unveiled

The hotly anticipated Abarth 124 Spider has been revealed at this week's Geneva motor show, alongside the Abarth 124 Rally prototype. Abarth's take on the Fiat 124 Spider features a revised version of that car's 1.4-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine. In the Abarth, the 1.4-litre motor generates 127kW of power and 250Nm of torque...


Mercedes-AMG pickup not part of utility line-up
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Mercedes-AMG pickup not part of utility line-up

Curb your excitement Australia. We may buy the highest ratio of AMG to regular Mercedes-Benz models in the world, and there may be a Mercedes-Benz-developed dual-cab ute in the pipeline… but the two are not planned to collide. Yet to have its name officially confirmed, though speculated to potentially carry the moniker X-, Z- or possibly GLT-Class, Mercedes-Benz has confirmed to CarAdvice its upcoming pickup will not be offered as a standalone AMG model...


2017 Aston Martin DB11 unveiled in Geneva
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2017 Aston Martin DB11 unveiled in Geneva

After a constant stream of leaks, the Aston Martin DB11 has finally made its official debut at the 2016 Geneva motor show. Under the DB11's long bonnet is a 5.2-litre twin-turbocharged V12 petrol engine boasting 447kW of power and 700Nm of torque. This new engine drives the rear wheels via a rear-mounted eight-speed torque converter automatic transmission and a mechanical limited-slip differential with active torque vectoring...


2017 Maserati Levante unveiled, Australian launch locked in
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2017 Maserati Levante unveiled, Australian launch locked in

The new 2017 Maserati Levante has made its official debut at this week's Geneva motor show, ahead of an Australian launch set to occur early next year. Based on the same platform that underpins both the Ghibli and Quattroporte sedans, the SUV is said to boast the most aerodynamically efficient body in its class, with a coefficient of drag of 0...


Mercedes-AMG GT R to debut at 2016 Goodwood Festival
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Mercedes-AMG GT R to debut at 2016 Goodwood Festival

This year's Goodwood Festival of Speed in June will mark the debut of a more harder-edged version of the new Mercedes-AMG GT, Mercedes-AMG chief Tobias Moers told CarAdvice at this week's Geneva motor show. “The next performance level of the GT will be called GT R," Moers said, and it is likely the wider and winged variant of the AMG GT recently spied testing...


2017 Toyota C-HR unveiled in Geneva, Australian launch due early next year
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2017 Toyota C-HR unveiled in Geneva, Australian launch due early next year

The all-new 2017 Toyota C-HR has been given an official unveiling at this week’s Geneva motor show, after a series of leaked images gave buyers a first look just days ago. Today’s debut adds key details to the images that surfaced earlier, along with confirmation that an Australian launch will occur in early 2017...


2017 Lamborghini Centenario: 566kW V12 centenary limited edition already sold out
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2017 Lamborghini Centenario: 566kW V12 centenary limited edition already sold out

The V12-powered 2017 Lamborghini Centenario has been officially unveiled at the 2016 Geneva motor show, accompanied by the news that every one of the celebratory Ferruccio Lamborghini centenary special editions has already been sold...


Alfa Romeo Giulia range revealed in Geneva
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Alfa Romeo Giulia range revealed in Geneva

Humbler versions of the long-awaited 2016 Alfa Romeo Giulia sedan made their world premiere tonight at the Geneva motor show. Nine months after the premiere of the Ferrari-inspired Giulia Quadrifoglio flagship, mainstream versions of Alfa Romeo’s new BMW 3 Series rival are here for all to see...


2018 Subaru XV previewed in Geneva
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2018 Subaru XV previewed in Geneva

The next-generation, 2018 Subaru XV crossover has just been previewed at the 2016 Geneva motor show by the imaginatively named XV Concept. Arriving four months after the Tokyo premiere of the concept version of the next Impreza hatch and three after the Impreza sedan concept, the XV concept signposts the design direction for the next-generation model, the third piece in the Impreza-based puzzle...


Porsche 911 R unveiled at Geneva motor show
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Porsche 911 R unveiled at Geneva motor show

Just when you thought Porsche had run out of potential iterations of the legendary 911, the German manufacture lifts the veil on another hardcore version at the Geneva motor show... Perhaps the most exciting news for Porsche fans is confirmation the 911 R will make its way to Australia. Don’t go running into your local Porsche dealer though...


2017 Honda Civic hatch concept revealed, Australian launch confirmed but some way off
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2017 Honda Civic hatch concept revealed, Australian launch confirmed but some way off

The tenth-generation, 2017 Honda Civic hatch has made its world premiere at this week’s Geneva motor show, in “prototype” guise. However, the production version will not go on sale in Europe until April 2017, meaning an Australian launch before late next year seems unlikely. On the bright side, the next-generation Civic Type-R is at least confirmed, unlike the current one...


2017 Audi Q2 revealed, Australian launch confirmed
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2017 Audi Q2 revealed, Australian launch confirmed

The all-new Audi Q2 compact SUV has been revealed at this week's Geneva motor show, joining its larger stablemates the small Q3, mid-sized Q5 and large Q7. The German marque claims the Audi Q2 is the all-round SUV with an urban focus, and it is likely to become a popular option in Australia's hot-selling SUV market...


Kia Drive Wise autonomous vehicle program launched
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Kia Drive Wise autonomous vehicle program launched

Kia’s Drive Wise project, first announced at the Consumer Electronics Show in January, has been showcased at this week’s Geneva motor show. Essentially a brand name for its experimental advanced driver assist systems, Kia will use Drive Wise to drive its autonomous vehicle technology development over the coming years...


Mercedes-Benz won't develop an SUV version of forthcoming dual-cab ute
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Mercedes-Benz won't develop an SUV version of forthcoming dual-cab ute

Mercedes-Benz has categorically ruled out developing an off-road-focused SUV derivative of its forthcoming dual-cab ute. This means there will be no Mercedes-badged, upmarket alternative to commercial-based off-roaders such as the Ford Everest. As we know, Mercedes-Benz is developing a dual-cab ute based on the Navara platform developed by alliance partner Nissan, for release before 2020...