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2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class will feature remote parking - UPDATE
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2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class will feature remote parking - UPDATE

BMW's big new 7 Series soon won't be the only next-generation premium car with some neat autonomy tricks: old rival Mercedes-Benz is about to introduce its own take on the self-parking concept, in a model one size down...


Volkswagen Golf TDI sets new US fuel economy record
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Volkswagen Golf TDI sets new US fuel economy record

A Volkswagen Golf TDI has set a new fuel economy record by visiting all 48 contiguous US states and consuming less than 385 litres of diesel along the way. During the 13250.5 kilometre journey through each of the lower 48 states — that's every one except Alaska and Hawaii — the 112kW 2.0-litre turbo-diesel Golf drank an average of 2.9 l/100km...


Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 Superveloce roadster outed
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Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 Superveloce roadster outed

Photos that are claimed to be of the Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 Superveloce roadster have been posted online. Overnight, automotive and fashion photographer Jordan Shiraki posted on his website a set of studio photos that he claims are of the recently announced Aventador SV roadster...


McLaren range going hybrid over coming decade, CEO says
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McLaren range going hybrid over coming decade, CEO says

The head of McLaren believes that, within ten years, at least half of the company's model range will feature hybrid drivetrains. "I have said in 10 years I expect half of our cars to be hybrids, but I actually think it will be faster," Mike Flewitt, CEO of McLaren, told Auto Express at an event announcing the company's financial results...


2016 Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo confirmed for Australia - UPDATE
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2016 Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo confirmed for Australia - UPDATE

The 2016 Skoda Rapid Monte Carlo has been confirmed for Australia, with the sporty looking small car set to top the revised Rapid Spaceback range that arrives in showrooms from August this year. The new Rapid Monte Carlo marks the return of the sporty badge in Australia, and the 2016 model will replace the Rapid Elegance, priced from $22,990 plus on-road costs for the six-speed manual (known as the 81TSI), while the 92TSI dual-clutch (DSG) automatic will be positioned at $25,790 plus on-roads...


2016 Skoda Fabia pricing and specifications
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2016 Skoda Fabia pricing and specifications

The 2016 Skoda Fabia hatchback and wagon models have been launched in Australia with new pricing and plenty of new equipment highlights. The new Skoda Fabia range remains the only city car in Australia to be offered with a compact station wagon option, with that bodystyle adding extra boot space – 505 litres compared to 305L in the hatch with the seats up; 1125L and 1370L respectively with the seats folded down – and $1150 over the price of the respective hatchback models...


2016 Mazda MX-5 gets Autoexe styling and tuning package
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2016 Mazda MX-5 gets Autoexe styling and tuning package

The all-new 2016 Mazda MX-5 has been on the global stage for less than a year, but already the tuning scene has turned its attention to the new roadster’s potential. Latest cab off the rank is Japan’s Autoexe, one of the better-known tuning houses from the MX-5’s homeland, and no stranger to tweaking Mazda products...


Volkswagen Australia confirms new SUVs: Cross Coupe, sub-Tiguan SUV coming
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Volkswagen Australia confirms new SUVs: Cross Coupe, sub-Tiguan SUV coming

Go where the growth is – that’s the clear objective for Volkswagen Australia, with the brand confirming it will offer a range of new SUVs in the coming years as high-riding models reach new heights in terms of popularity. The SUV segment is up 13.8 per cent so far in 2015, and so far this year SUVs have accounted for 34...


HSV ClubSport R8 gets 25th anniversary limited-edition special
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HSV ClubSport R8 gets 25th anniversary limited-edition special

The venerable HSV Clubsport has come a long way. Launching in 1990 with the VN Commodore, the first examples derived 180kW and 400Nm from Holden’s 5.0 litre V8. Fast-forward to today, 10 models and 25 years later, and the ClubSport is now driven by a mean 325kW/550Nm 6.2 litre V8 - while up-spec R8 versions turn that up to 340kW and 570Nm...


Hyundai i30 N Series spy photos
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Hyundai i30 N Series spy photos

A high performance version of the Hyundai i30 has been spotted by our photographers wandering around on public roads near the Nurburgring. Rumour has it that this go-fast version of the Hyundai i30 will be the first production car from the company's N division, equipped with a version of the company's 1...


2016 Toyota Prius leaked: Is this the Japanese brand's all-new hybrid hatch?
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2016 Toyota Prius leaked: Is this the Japanese brand's all-new hybrid hatch?

Images of what could be the new 2016 Toyota Prius hybrid have surfaced online ahead of an anticipated Tokyo motor show debut in October. Toyota has previously promised a new and more exciting look to its now iconic hybrid hatch, and these renderings may be our first look at the Japanese carmaker’s interpretation of that concept...


Jaguar F-Type SVR coupe spy photos
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Jaguar F-Type SVR coupe spy photos

The Jaguar F-Type SVR coupe has been spotted by our spy photographers in the town of Nurburg, Germany. Rumour has it that this new high performance variant of the F-Type will feature a supercharged engine with around 450kW of power. The fastest member of the current F-Type family, the R, is powered by a 5.0-litre supercharged V8 with 404kW of power and 680Nm of torque...


Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe spy photos
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Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe spy photos

Our spy photographers have captured the Mercedes-Benz GLC Coupe on the streets outside the company's development headquarters. Compared to the concept car, which debuted at the Shanghai auto show in April of this year, the prototype seen here features larger headlights, a two-bar grille, smaller alloy wheels, higher profile tyres, and smaller lower air intakes...


Tommi Makinen to lead Toyota Yaris WRC team in 2017
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Tommi Makinen to lead Toyota Yaris WRC team in 2017

Rally legend Tommi Makinen will lead Toyota Gazoo Racing’s charge into the World Rally Championship (WRC) in 2017, the outfit has confirmed today. Makinen will be joined by Toyota president Akio Toyoda, noted motoring enthusiast and the driving force behind the launch of the 86 sports car, as team chairman...


2016 Skoda Rapid : August launch, touchscreen, sat-nav, 1.4 92TSI engine
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2016 Skoda Rapid : August launch, touchscreen, sat-nav, 1.4 92TSI engine

Australian details for the 2016 Skoda Rapid Spaceback hatch have surfaced this week ahead of an expected August or September launch, thanks to an early update to the ‘car configurator’ feature on the company’s customer website. News of the Rapid’s planned update came in March, when Skoda Australia director Michael Irmer told CarAdvice that two popular requests would soon be filled: satellite navigation and a new full-colour touchscreen...