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Pininfarina could soon produce an electric sports car
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Pininfarina could soon produce an electric sports car

Italian design house Pininfarina is said to be moving towards producing an electric sports car, according to a new report. UK website Autocar claims that Mahindra, the Indian giant that acquired Pininfarina late last year, is looking to the iconic studio and coachbuilder to aid its electric vehicle (EV) plans...


Citroen C4 Cactus Rip Curl revealed, Australian debut unlikely
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Citroen C4 Cactus Rip Curl revealed, Australian debut unlikely

French car maker Citroen has unveiled a special edition of its C4 Cactus, created alongside legendary Australian surf brand Rip Curl. If the pairing seems an odd one, consider that years past have given us collaborative oddities like the Reebok-branded Nissan Pulsar and the Volkswagen Beetle Fender edition...


Honda showcases Clarity Fuel Cell vehicle and Autonomous prototype at G7 Summit
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Honda showcases Clarity Fuel Cell vehicle and Autonomous prototype at G7 Summit

Japanese car maker Honda has shown two of its future-focussed vehicles at this week’s Group of Seven (G7) Summit in Japan. Both the hydrogen-powered Honda Clarity Fuel Cell vehicle (FCV) as well as the company’s Accord Hybrid-based autonomous drive vehicle were on show at the event...


Tomcar unveils LV1, an all-terrain EV for Australia's mines
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Tomcar unveils LV1, an all-terrain EV for Australia's mines

Melbourne-based Tomcar has unveiled its entry into the largely untapped market of locally-developed electric vehicles. Dubbed LV1, the zero-emission vehicle was designed locally and is being built with Australia’s tough mining environment in mind...


2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo unveiled
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2017 Nissan GT-R Nismo unveiled

The revised Nissan GT-R Nismo has been unveiled sporting an updated front-end, new interior, and tweaks to the suspension. On outside, the 2017 GT-R Nismo adopts many of the changes made to its less powerful siblings. Up front, the Nismo now has a version of the V-motion grille that's present on the rest of the Nissan range...


2016 BMW M4 GTS pricing and specifications
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2016 BMW M4 GTS pricing and specifications

Australian pricing and details for the limited-edition 2017 BMW M4 GTS have been confirmed today, ahead of a local arrival set for September. The BMW M4 GTS will be priced from $295,000 plus on-road costs - but don’t expect to be able to get your hands on one, with the company also confirming that all 25 units heading to Australia (out of 700 worldwide) have already been snapped up...


Jaguar F-Pace Australian demand running hot
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Jaguar F-Pace Australian demand running hot

Australian demand for the soon-to-launch Jaguar F-Pace crossover is running hot, as the quarter-three launch creeps closer. The first Jaguar crossover SUV will be the rejuvenated British luxury brand’s top-seller here, over the XE sedan. It’ll be a rival for the Porsche Macan and, to a less degree, the Mercedes-Benz GLC...


Renault Clio RS 16 concept unveiled with Megane RS power - video
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Renault Clio RS 16 concept unveiled with Megane RS power - video

The Renault Clio RS 16 concept has been unveiled ahead of this weekend's Monaco Formula One Grand Prix, celebrating both Renault Sport's 40th birthday and Renault's return to Formula One...


One on one with BMW DTM champion Bruno Spengler
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One on one with BMW DTM champion Bruno Spengler

German Touring Car ace and BMW Motorsport driver Bruno Spengler flies halfway around the world, lands in Melbourne at 5:30am, and is greeted by rain and less than 10 degrees Celsius...


Mercedes-Benz praises ANCAP for being more constructively critical
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Mercedes-Benz praises ANCAP for being more constructively critical

Mercedes-Benz Australia’s light commercial division has praised crash test safety watchdog ANCAP for what it considers a new and significantly more constructive approach to making sure vehicles sold here are as safe as possible. The Mercedes-Benz Vito van recently received the maximum ANCAP safety rating (with a 2014 date stamp)...


2016 Honda Accord pricing and specifications
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2016 Honda Accord pricing and specifications

The facelifted 2016 Honda Accord has arrived in Australia, bringing with it new equipment, a new look and new pricing. With a new chrome-laden front end, the updated Accord lines up more cohesively alongside the new Civic sedan, while new wheel designs help keep things fresh...


2017 Nissan GT-R launches in UK ahead of September debut for Australia
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2017 Nissan GT-R launches in UK ahead of September debut for Australia

Nissan is again trumpeting the recent unveiling of the 2017 Nissan GT-R, as part of its launch this week in the United Kingdom and ahead of an Australian debut set for September. The once-again facelifted and upgraded GT-R was first unveiled back in March at the New York motor show, revealing a number of exterior and interior enhancements, along with the requisite increase in power...


Fatality Free Friday celebrates 10 years
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Fatality Free Friday celebrates 10 years

Almost 20 per cent of drivers aged between 25 and 34 believe that drugs like ice, cocaine or acid won't impair their ability behind the wheel. What? Today is Fatality Free Friday. The Australian Road Safety Foundation campaign began 10 years ago with the aiming of encouraging us to fully focus and actively concentrate on the road, and ensure everyone gets home safely...


CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for May 27
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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for May 27

Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia's new-car market. Keeping you in the loop, Tegan Lawson will deliver a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage, with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews...


BMW M Performance Day winners tackle Phillip Island
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BMW M Performance Day winners tackle Phillip Island

Recently CarAdvice ran a competition for 20 lucky people to win a drive in the new BMW M2 at one of the world's best racetracks - Phillip Island Grand Prix Circuit. Or, as it's more simply and somewhat affectionately known, Phillip Island. Our 20 lucky winners (listed below) spent the entire BMW M Performance Drive Day behind the wheel of the BMW M2 and BMW M4 on track, and the BMW M235i on the skidpan...