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Mitsubishi outlines aggressive SUV expansion plan
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Mitsubishi outlines aggressive SUV expansion plan

Mitsubishi will offer a trio of all-new or new-generation crossover SUVs before 2020, comprising a shrunken next ASX, a larger next Outlander and a brand new model sandwiched in between. Each will come in electric or plug-in hybrid guise as an option...


Chevrolet SS not dead yet: Product chief suggests replacement V8 performance sedan on its way
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Chevrolet SS not dead yet: Product chief suggests replacement V8 performance sedan on its way

We all thought that the Holden Commodore-based Chevrolet SS performance sedan would be dead when General Motors shut down its Australian production facility in 2017. But that may not be the case. Based on a discussion at the 2016 New York motor show with Chevrolet Camaro chief engineer Al Oppenheiser, CarAdvice has learnt there’s a strong chance of an all-new Chevrolet SS performance sedan replacing the Holden-built model...


2017 Nissan Micra spied testing: Paris debut likely for new-look micro
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2017 Nissan Micra spied testing: Paris debut likely for new-look micro

The all-new 2017 Nissan Micra will introduce a sharper and more style-driven look than its current six-year-old predecessor, as these new spy photos reveal. The new 2017 Micra was first previewed with the angular Sway concept, revealed at the Geneva motor show in March last year...


Chevrolet Camaro ‘will be built’ in right-hand drive if demand is high enough, says product chief
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Chevrolet Camaro ‘will be built’ in right-hand drive if demand is high enough, says product chief

The muscle car madness could continue in Australia, with a General Motors spokesperson confirming it is looking into whether a right-hand-drive version of the Chevrolet Camaro could work. Speaking with CarAdvice at the 2016 New York motor show, Chevrolet Camaro chief engineer Al Oppenheiser said that the US company is looking at opportunities in right-hand-drive markets, meaning a Camaro with a Holden badge could become a reality...


Mazda MX-5 breaking sales record, luring younger buyers
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Mazda MX-5 breaking sales record, luring younger buyers

The fourth-generation Mazda MX-5 is smashing all-time Australian sales records, but proving just as invaluable is its ability to lure much-needed younger buyers to the badge. The biggest year for the 27-year old Mazda MX-5 badge in Australia is 2006, when the then-new NC managed 1468 units. But since August 2015, the new ND has managed 1251 — and remember, the 2...


2017 Toyota Corolla sedan revealed, Australian launch due early next year
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2017 Toyota Corolla sedan revealed, Australian launch due early next year

Australia’s 2017 Toyota Corolla sedan has been revealed this week, ahead of a local debut set to occur early next year. These renderings of the top-spec ZR model, described as “preview images”, reveal that although two separate Corolla sedan have appeared in recent design patent applications, the local model’s face will debut a third distinct look for Toyota’s small car...


Hyundai Ioniq PHEV will go unchallenged in Australia with Prius Prime a no-show
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Hyundai Ioniq PHEV will go unchallenged in Australia with Prius Prime a no-show

Toyota and Hyundai have become direct rivals in the plug-in hybrid market, with today's New York motor show introduction of the Toyota Prius Prime and Hyundai Ioniq. Both companies hope to secure a larger share of the growing global segment, but what sets the two apart? Like the Toyota Prius, the Hyundai Ioniq is available in both standard hybrid and plug-in hybrid - as well as full-electric, which puts it one-up on the Prius...


2017 Audi R8 V10 Spyder unveiled at New York motor show
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2017 Audi R8 V10 Spyder unveiled at New York motor show

The all-new 2017 Audi R8 V10 Spyder has debuted at the New York motor show, a week after fans scored an unscheduled glimpse of the convertible performance car free from camouflage. This next-generation R8 Spyder brings, along with its electronically-operated fabric roof, a number of key performance improvements, just like its new coupe sibling...


Subaru refutes mid-engined sports car rumour, but confirms new BRZ desire
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Subaru refutes mid-engined sports car rumour, but confirms new BRZ desire

Subaru has rebuffed rumours out of the US that it is secretly working on a special mid-engined sports coupe prototype. As we recently noted, a report from US publication Car & Driver, citing a Subaru source, claimed it was testing a new Boxer mid-engined turbocharged prototype model, with two electric motors powering the front wheels and the engine powering the rears...


Genesis Supercar a possibility, but not for now: Schreyer
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Genesis Supercar a possibility, but not for now: Schreyer

The newly formed Genesis luxury brand has the potential for a supercar in its product line-up as it seeks to take on the established might of its German and Japanese rivals. All high-end luxury brands have created supercars to act as a halo, a top-tier product that showcases their technological and performance know-how, one that is out of reach but aspirational enough so that it helps create an additional layer of desire for the brand’s lesser models...


Honda NSX GT3 New York reveal signals 2017 racing intent
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Honda NSX GT3 New York reveal signals 2017 racing intent

With interest in GT-level motorsport ever increasing, Honda is the latest brand to make clear its racing intentions with the New York motor show unveiling of its Honda NSX GT3 racer. Clearly stamped with its North American ‘Acura’ branding, the Honda NSX GT3 race car revealed at this week’s 2016 New York International Auto Show is set to tackle the North American GT3 category from 2017...


2017 Subaru Impreza hatch and sedan gallery
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2017 Subaru Impreza hatch and sedan gallery

The 2017 Subaru Impreza has been revealed at the 2016 New York motor show, along with at a private event the night before. We have uploaded an image gallery in the Photos tab to see the Impreza in more detail. The debut marks the next generation of Impreza for Subaru, which has seen a recent sales slump in Australia...


2017 Porsche Panamera spied testing at the Nurburgring
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2017 Porsche Panamera spied testing at the Nurburgring

The 2017 Porsche Panamera has been snapped by our spy photographers testing at the Nurburgring with almost no camouflage. The design of the next-generation four-door from Porsche is almost fully revealed in these spy shots, with only the headlights and tail lights concealed by the almost cartoonish stickers...


Jeep Wrangler ute details due imminently
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Jeep Wrangler ute details due imminently

Expect to hear some significant details on the long-awaited, and officially confirmed, Jeep Wrangler ute spinoff inside the next few months, well ahead of its expected premiere later in 2017. Speaking with Australian media including CarAdvice at this week’s New York motor show, head of Jeep globally Mike Manley said the Jeep pickup would appear after the reveal of the next-generation Wrangler, which could occur later in 2016...


2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit and Trailhawk revealed, due in Australia this year
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2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit and Trailhawk revealed, due in Australia this year

Jeep has unveiled the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit and 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk at the 2016 New York motor show. The two new models join a refreshed Model Year 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee line-up, which is expected to arrive locally before the end of 2016...