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2017 Renault Clio RS 'KZ 01' leaked: more power, bolder styling
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2017 Renault Clio RS 'KZ 01' leaked: more power, bolder styling

Photos of a new Renault Clio RS variant, or a concept precursor, have been leaked and published online ahead of its debut next week at the Monaco Grand Prix. Although these images of the so-called 'KZ 01' originally surfaced on fan forums, we first spotted this new Clio RS at the The Automobilist...


Audi launches anti-allergen air filtration system
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Audi launches anti-allergen air filtration system

Audi has announced a new filtration system that "neutralises virtually all allergens" and which be rolled out in the brand's range of small vehicles. The company will use two different versions of the filter, both of which feature three layers. The outer layer of the first variant uses plant-derived polyphenols that attach themselves to receptors of allergens...


CarAdvice Podcast episode 4: Volvo's new XC40, UberX wins in Melbourne, and we buy a Golf GTI
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CarAdvice Podcast episode 4: Volvo's new XC40, UberX wins in Melbourne, and we buy a Golf GTI

Welcome to episode 4 of the CarAdvice.com podcast! If you missed last week's episode, or you'd like to know more about the show, catch our earlier articles here. This week, Paul Maric and Mandy Turner are joined again by Mike Stevens to explore the news and reviews of the past week. And, as you've come to expect, there's more than a little tomfoolery...


Gran Turismo Sport trailer released ahead of November launch - video
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Gran Turismo Sport trailer released ahead of November launch - video

Gran Turismo Sport, the latest iteration of one of the most popular video game series in history, has been teased in a trailer video ahead of its November 15 release. The Gran Turismo video game franchise has been a global success ever since the original debuted in 1997, recording a total of 76...


Uber reveals driverless Ford Mondeo prototype
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Uber reveals driverless Ford Mondeo prototype

Ride-sharing giant Uber has just taken the wraps off its newest addition: a self-driving Ford Fusion, known here as the Mondeo. A product from Uber’s Advanced Technologies Center (ATC) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the hybrid Ford Fusion will be testing its self-driving capabilities while also collecting mapping data...


BMW 2002 Hommage revealed for Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este
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BMW 2002 Hommage revealed for Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este

As part of the company's ongoing centenary celebrations, a new BMW 2002 Hommage concept will be unveiled at the 2016 Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este. The latest Hommage concept pays tribute to the 02 Series, which was launched 50 years ago and is widely credited for kickstarting BMW's rise to the top of the global luxury car market...


Meet Magnus Walker: Porsche's eccentric enthusiast
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Meet Magnus Walker: Porsche's eccentric enthusiast

In 2012, Magnus Walker burst onto the stage with Urban Outlaw, a short film which documented his obsession with Porsche and customising 911s. It was shown at the Sundance film festival and exposed Walker's previously private yet extensive collection of impeccably restored and outrageously modified Porsche 911s to the world...


2018 Porsche Cayenne spied inside and out
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2018 Porsche Cayenne spied inside and out

The third-generation Porsche Cayenne has been spied testing and, as an added bonus, our spy photographers have nabbed clear pictures of the SUV's interior. As far as the exterior goes, the new Cayenne won't deviate too far from the design template laid out by the current car with the greatest amount of familiarity at the front and around the sides...


2016 Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato concept unveiled
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2016 Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato concept unveiled

The Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato concept will be unveiled at the 2016 Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este, which will be held on the shores of Lake Como this weekend. Zagato has thoroughly reimagined the Vanquish, with this concept featuring all-new exterior panels fashioned from carbonfibre...


Koenigsegg is working on a small engine with huge power
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Koenigsegg is working on a small engine with huge power

Koenigsegg has confirmed that it is working on a 1.6-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine, but don't expect to see it in any of its vehicles, ever. In an interview with CarBuzz, Christian von Koenigsegg, the company's founder, confirmed that the Swedish supercar maker is working on a high-performance four-pot on behalf of Chinese automaker Qoros...


Hyundai taps star Bentley designer for Genesis styling
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Hyundai taps star Bentley designer for Genesis styling

Korean car maker Hyundai has recruited one of Bentley’s senior designers as its new vice president of styling. SangYup Lee had worked as the head of exterior and advanced design for the exclusive British marque since 2013. Before his stint with Bentley, Mr Lee worked at Volkswagen America’s Advanced Design Centre in California, as a senior designer for Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche and Lamborghini...


2016 Ram 3500, 2500 recalled by American Special Vehicles
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2016 Ram 3500, 2500 recalled by American Special Vehicles

Newly launched importer and conversion company, American Special Vehicles, is recalling 152 Ram 2500 and 3500 trucks over concerns a worn brake booster hose could cause the braking and steering systems to fail. The distributor reports that the high-pressure brake booster may wear over time, if it comes into contact with the sub-frame near the left engine mount...


CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for May 20
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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for May 20

Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk with Tegan Lawson. Each week we’ll bring you a video roundup of the stories that have been making headlines in both the automotive industry and Australia’s new-car market. What’s happened in the week ending May 20, 2016? Check out our video above, and see our links to the full stories below...


Google patents sticky bonnet that protects pedestrians
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Google patents sticky bonnet that protects pedestrians

Google has been awarded a US patent on a sticky bonnet that aims to protect pedestrians from injuries caused by a secondary impact. According to the patent filing, "injury to the pedestrian is often caused not only by the initial impact of the vehicle and the pedestrian, but also by the ensuing, secondary impact between the pedestrian and the road surface or other object"...


Genesis G70 set for 2016 debut according to leaked product roadmap
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Genesis G70 set for 2016 debut according to leaked product roadmap

A leaked product roadmap published overnight claims that the BMW 3 Series-class Genesis G70 will be unveiled in 2016. The page, which seems to be from a presentation booklet, was published by The Korean Car Blog, but it's not clear how or where the website obtained the roadmap...