Loading indicator
News & Reviews
Last 7 Days
FOLLOW US
Citroen C4 Picasso and Peugeot 308 recalled for door lock fix
2
Comments

Citroen C4 Picasso and Peugeot 308 recalled for door lock fix

Related French manufacturers Citroen and Peugeot are recalling vehicles from their current-generation C4 Picasso MPV and ‘T9’ 308 hatchback lines over concerns the doors may not close properly or unexpectedly open. The 21 affected Citroen C4 Picassos and 90 Peugeot 308s are reported to possibly have faulty door locks as a result of a manufacturing issue...


2016 Hyundai Veloster Street Turbo: new special on sale in Australia
69
Comments

2016 Hyundai Veloster Street Turbo: new special on sale in Australia

The limited-edition 2016 Hyundai Veloster Street Turbo is now on sale in Australia, packing $3000 worth of additional equipment over the Veloster Turbo+ on which it's based. The new special edition revives the ‘Street’ name that was worn by a special-edition model in 2013, however that version was based on the standard Veloster - not the Veloster Turbo...


2017 Volkswagen Tiguan: Australian specifications revealed
153
Comments

2017 Volkswagen Tiguan: Australian specifications revealed

The bigger new 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan will offer strong levels of standard equipment across the board when it hits Australian showrooms in September. Volkswagen Australia today announced most of the specifications for the three-variant, second-generation Tiguan medium SUV range — billed as “one of its most significant launches in recent memory”...


Volkswagen could sell Ducati, MAN - report
51
Comments

Volkswagen could sell Ducati, MAN - report

The Volkswagen Group is reportedly considering selling off some of its non-core brands to help fund the company's recovery from the 'dieselgate' saga. Anonymous sources have told Bloomberg that, earlier this week, Volkswagen's senior management team presented a sweeping package of proposals to the supervisory board...


Ford Australia growing customer satisfaction rating at a rapid pace
80
Comments

Ford Australia growing customer satisfaction rating at a rapid pace

Ford Australia’s decision to style its franchise dealers after the likes of Apple and Disney has given it the biggest improvement in customer satisfaction of any Ford region globally. The company’s Dealerships of the Future model, introduced in late 2014, has now been ported into 75 per cent of all Ford dealers, co-funded by the brand and its franchise dealers...


2017 Peugeot 3008 GT, GT-Line SUVs revealed
20
Comments

2017 Peugeot 3008 GT, GT-Line SUVs revealed

The new 2017 Peugeot 3008 GT range-topper has been revealed for the car maker's new small SUV this week, along with a sports-styled GT-Line variant. The new flagship GT's unveiling follows the May debut of the wider 3008 range, which introduced buyers to a more conventional SUV-like design in place of the jacked-up hatch styling of the outgoing model...


2016 Jaguar XF diesel recalled for fuel leak fix
4
Comments

2016 Jaguar XF diesel recalled for fuel leak fix

Jaguar has issued a recall for 28 of its new ‘X260’ 2016- and 2017-model-year XF sedans fitted with the TDV6 3.0-litre diesel engine, over concerns of a possible fuel leak that poses a fire risk. The British manufacturer reports that in certain vehicles, the fuel hoses under the bonnet have been misrouted...


Ford Focus RS waiting list well into 2017 already
73
Comments

Ford Focus RS waiting list well into 2017 already

Huge demand for the Ford Focus RS, launching next month, has created a waiting list pushing increasingly deep into 2017. Off-the-chart interest for Ford’s hyper hatch (review here) means the 2016 allocation is essentially spoken for, while some dealers are in a position to exhaust their allocations for next year already as well...


2017 Volvo XC60 spied in Amsterdam
7
Comments

2017 Volvo XC60 spied in Amsterdam

The all-new 2017 Volvo XC60 has been spied in heavy camouflage this week, making its way through the streets of Amsterdam. The new 2017 XC60 has been a long time coming, with the current model first revealed as a concept in 2007 before entering production in 2008. The mid-sized SUV benefited from a facelift in 2014 to tide it over...


2017 Hyundai i30 spied
14
Comments

2017 Hyundai i30 spied

The next-generation Hyundai i30 five-door hatchback has been spied undergoing testing in the European Alps. First spotted in August 2015, prototypes of the new i30 were last spied in February in Australia during hot weather testing. From what we can deduce through the car's protective cladding and camouflage, the new hatch seems to have a flatter, more formal side profile...


2016 Mercedes-AMG GT R teased - video
13
Comments

2016 Mercedes-AMG GT R teased - video

A new teaser video has surfaced offering a first look at the hotly anticipated Mercedes-AMG GT R. Touted by the brand as the “next level of performance”, the Mercedes-AMG GT R is scheduled to debut on June 24 at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in the UK...


Kia Picanto could see manual model added to Australian range
10
Comments

Kia Picanto could see manual model added to Australian range

While the Kia Picanto has just recently launched with only an automatic transmission available, a manual option could be offered with the upcoming next-generation model. Damien Meredith, Kia Australia chief operating officer, told CarAdvice that the brand could consider a stick-shifting version of the sharply-priced Picanto...


2017 Audi SQ2 spied
13
Comments

2017 Audi SQ2 spied

The Audi SQ2 has been spotted out on the Nurburgring Nordschleife with just a little bit of tape over its rear badge. With the Q2 launched in March, although not yet in showrooms, Audi's engineers are already hard at work on a faster and sportier version of the brand's smallest SUV. Rumour has it that the SQ2 will have the S3's 2...


2017 Skoda Kodiaq teased
25
Comments

2017 Skoda Kodiaq teased

The new Skoda Kodiaq SUV has been teased ahead of its debut later this year. According to Jozef Kaban, head designer at Skoda, the Kodiaq is the first production vehicle to show off the brand's new SUV design language and will be "powerful and emotive, but also timeless"...


Forza Horizon 3 heads Down Under - video
3
Comments

Forza Horizon 3 heads Down Under - video

Microsoft has unveiled the latest installment in its Forza franchise - Forza Horizon 3 - which takes Xbox and Windows 10 gamers through iconic Australian attractions like the Yarra Valley and the Great Ocean Road...