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Volkswagen Golf Clubsport coming to Australia: 'Golf GTI 40 Years' to be most powerful GTI ever, from mid-year
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Volkswagen Golf Clubsport coming to Australia: 'Golf GTI 40 Years' to be most powerful GTI ever, from mid-year

Volkswagen today confirmed to CarAdvice that it will bring the five-door Golf Clubsport, the most powerful Golf GTI ever, to Australia around mid year. But as the Clubsport nameplate is currently used by Holden Special Vehicles (HSV), the Golf Clubsport will be called the 'Golf GTI 40 Years' locally when it goes on sale here around mid-year...


2016 Lexus GSF pricing and specifications
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2016 Lexus GSF pricing and specifications

Reports of its coming stretch right back into the previous generation, but at long last it exists, and now it is upon us: the 2016 Lexus GS F performance sedan is finally on sale in Australia. For nearly a decade, there has been talk of a larger companion to the IS F sedan...


2017 Suzuki S-Cross facelift in Australia later this year, bad seat stitch halts local sales
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2017 Suzuki S-Cross facelift in Australia later this year, bad seat stitch halts local sales

S-Cross facelift due in Australia around fourth quarter 2016 S-Cross Turbo could be on the cards for Australia Stop-sale on current range confirmed to be an issue with seat stitching A pair of grainy images of the facelifted 2016 or 2017 Suzuki S-Cross have surfaced in the European press, less than one month since the Japanese car maker’s local arm issued a ‘stop sale’ notice for the current S-Cross range...


2017 Borgward BX5 spied testing
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2017 Borgward BX5 spied testing

Reborn premium marque Borgward has been spied testing a new SUV that is expected to be known as the BX5 when it hits the market in the months ahead. Borgward first reappeared in 2015 after more than 54 years in the wilderness, revealing its premium new BX7 SUV at the Frankfurt motor show...


Volvo Polestar models could debut 336kW 'triple boost' engine - report
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Volvo Polestar models could debut 336kW 'triple boost' engine - report

A new report out of the UK this week suggests that the next generation of Volvo’s Polestar performance models could be packing the company’s new 336kW 'triple boost' four-cylinder petrol engine. Revealed as a concept in late 2014, the high-powered engine was pegged as the ultimate interpretation of Volvo’s plans to base its future powertrain offerings on variations of a four-cylinder design...


2016 Holden Captiva pricing and specifications
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2016 Holden Captiva pricing and specifications

Pricing and details for the 2016 Holden Captiva range have been released, following the updated SUV line’s unveiling in December. As revealed last year, the newly refreshed 2016 Captiva range has been streamlined to focus on the model previously known as the Captiva 7, with Holden working some of the now retired Captiva 5’s value into the mix...


2017 Ford Kuga facelift revealed for Geneva motor show
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2017 Ford Kuga facelift revealed for Geneva motor show

The newly updated 2017 Ford Kuga has been unveiled this week ahead of a European market launch set for the coming months. The refreshed 2017 Kuga first appeared in January as the US-market Escape, and although Australian timing is still to be confirmed, we can likely expect a debut to occur later this year or early next...


Pagani Huayra BC unveiled
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Pagani Huayra BC unveiled

The substantially updated Pagani Huayra BC has been revealed and will be unleashed at the Geneva motor show, which kicks off at the end of February. While still recognisably a Huayra, Pagani has changed every body panel but the roof, increasing downforce, reduce lift, and improve air flow to internal components...


Holden looking to GMC Acadia to fill large SUV gap
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Holden looking to GMC Acadia to fill large SUV gap

Holden is reportedly evaluating the American GMC Acadia to fill a gap in its large SUV lineup. The Acadia is a full-size SUV available in seven- and eight-seat configurations. If it were to launch in Australia, the Acadia would would compete in the same segment as the Toyota Kluger and Nissan Pathfinder...


2016 BMW M6 GT3: twin-turbo racer unveiled in Melbourne ahead of full-season assault
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2016 BMW M6 GT3: twin-turbo racer unveiled in Melbourne ahead of full-season assault

The first 2016 BMW M6 GT3 car to land in Australia has been unveiled in Melbourne, accompanied by confirmation the factory-supported team behind it, will take part in every Australian GT and Australian Endurance Championship round in 2016...


2017 Maserati Levante exterior revealed - UPDATED
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2017 Maserati Levante exterior revealed - UPDATED

The exterior of the Maserati Levante SUV has been revealed ahead of the car's debut at the Geneva motor show at the end of the month. Visually, the company's first SUV proves that patent drawings that were published online last year were bang on the money. Unusually for an SUV, the Levante features frameless door windows...


Volkswagen Transporter Runner and Caddy Runner vans on sale now
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Volkswagen Transporter Runner and Caddy Runner vans on sale now

The new-generation versions of the Volkswagen Transporter Runner and Volkswagen Caddy Runner vans are on sale now. Volkswagen's budget-friendly Runner models have been around for a few years now, and these cut-price versions of the Caddy and Transporter are designed to appeal to those buyers who need a basic van for business needs...


Infiniti QX70 3.0D diesel to be dumped by end of 2016
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Infiniti QX70 3.0D diesel to be dumped by end of 2016

The Infiniti QX70 3.0D diesel model has had its day in Australia, with the brand announcing it will cease sales later this year. The reasoning behind the move to kill off the diesel-powered Infiniti QX70 – which accounts for a third of sales of that vehicle – is clearly not related to a lack of popularity for the drivetrain...


2017 Renault Megane wagon teased, Australian debut confirmed
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2017 Renault Megane wagon teased, Australian debut confirmed

The new 2017 Renault Megane wagon will debut at next month’s Geneva motor show, the French car maker has confirmed today. A new teaser image offers a first official look at the 2017 Megane wagon, although spy photos published in January reveal more than a few of the new model’s key angles...


2016 Fiat 500: rear-view camera not part of “perfect outcome” for updated city car
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2016 Fiat 500: rear-view camera not part of “perfect outcome” for updated city car

The inclusion of a standard, or optional, rear-view camera on some of Australia's smallest cars may be cause for an "interesting cultural discussion", according to the product and marketing head of Fiat Australia, but the addition of the potentially life saving technology was never part of the "perfect outcome" for the newly updated 2016 Fiat 500...