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2016 Infiniti Q50 to get all-new twin-turbo V6 and dynamic overhaul
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2016 Infiniti Q50 to get all-new twin-turbo V6 and dynamic overhaul

The Infiniti Q50 will introduce an all-new twin-turbocharged V6 and benefit from a dynamic overhaul when an updated version of the premium mid-sized sedan goes on sale in Australia in the second half of 2016. The new, in-house-developed 3.0-litre twin-turbo V6 petrol engine (codenamed ‘VR30’) headlines the advancements for the updated Q50...


2016 Volkswagen Transporter pricing and specs : T6 generation van and cab chassis variants arrive
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2016 Volkswagen Transporter pricing and specs : T6 generation van and cab chassis variants arrive

The new ‘T6’ generation Volkswagen Transporter has arrived, bringing in a significant range of updates for what has become Australia’s third most popular mid-sized van range. The newest version of the Volkswagen Transporter van is a rival for the evergreen Toyota HiAce and Hyundai iLoad, plus Europeans such as the Ford Transit Custom, Renault Trafic and Mercedes-Benz Vito...


Rinspeed Ʃtos concept revealed
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Rinspeed Ʃtos concept revealed

The Rinspeed Etos concept has been revealed as a reimagined BMW i8 with some trademark Swiss twists. The Etos concept (written properly as ‘Ʃtos’) tackles the challenge of designing autonomous car features that work seamlessly with the driver and their occupants...


Mercedes-Benz beats Audi, BMW to retain Australian customer service crown
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Mercedes-Benz beats Audi, BMW to retain Australian customer service crown

Mercedes-Benz has retained its standing as the best luxury brand for aftersales care in Australia in the 2015 JD Power Customer Service Index (CSI) study. The Stuttgart-based brand backed up its win in last year’s inaugural luxury brands study and boosted its rating on the 1000-point scale to 843 (up 10 points)...


2016 Volkswagen Caddy people-mover pricing and specifications
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2016 Volkswagen Caddy people-mover pricing and specifications

The 2016 Volkswagen Caddy people-mover range has arrived in Australia, at the same time as the regular cargo- and crew-van derivatives. Available in regular (SWB) and Maxi (LWB) guises, the Volkswagen Caddy people-mover can be had in five- and seven-seat variations, and is priced between $32,490 and $37,990 plus on-road costs...


2016 Volkswagen Caddy pricing and specifications
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2016 Volkswagen Caddy pricing and specifications

The 2016 Volkswagen Caddy van range has arrived in Australia. It’s the fourth generation of what is now Australia’s dominant light-sized van, given its market share of almost 50 per cent. You’d be hard-pressed to spot the new Caddy's differences from outside, but there’s a new cabin with more equipment, extra safety features and a new drivetrain sourced right from the Golf headlining a large swathe of changes...


Lamborghini "Urus" SUV will not feature autonomous driving technology
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Lamborghini "Urus" SUV will not feature autonomous driving technology

Stephan Winkelmann, CEO of Lamborghini, has stated on the record that the company's first SUV since the LM002 won't feature the autonomous driving technology, which is becoming increasing common on high-end luxury vehicles. Speaking to Leftlane News, Winkelmann said that the decision to exclude self-driving technology from the crossover stems from a belief that anyone buying a Lamborghini should have a "willingness to drive the car"...


Renault Sport brand not limited to Clio and Megane
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Renault Sport brand not limited to Clio and Megane

French sports car manufacturer, Renault Sport, says its brand is not just limited to the Clio RS and Megane RS. The performance arm of Renault is likely to expand its model lineup with SUVs and potentially even pickup trucks in the medium to long-term future...


BMW M2 pricing and specifications
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BMW M2 pricing and specifications

The BMW M2 will sneak under $90,000 plus on-road costs when it lands in Australia in April. BMW Australia today announced official pricing and specifications for the first-ever M2 coupe, confirming leaked information that appeared online earlier this month...


Genesis G90 spied in long-wheelbase form
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Genesis G90 spied in long-wheelbase form

Hyundai’s big new Genesis G90 luxury sedan has been spied testing in long-wheelbase (LWB), just days after the regular version made its online debut. The G90’s debut followed news that Hyundai would split its Genesis badge off into a new standalone luxury brand, launching a range of new sedan and SUV models aimed at the increasingly competitive premium market...


Renault Clio RS220 clocks class-beating Nurburgring lap
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Renault Clio RS220 clocks class-beating Nurburgring lap

The new Renault Clio RS220 is now the quickest ‘B segment’ hot hatch to lap the Nurburgring Nordschleife, according to German magazine Sport Auto. Data published by the magazine this week, and supported by the German arm of Renault, shows a lap time of 8 minutes 32 seconds...


2018 Holden Commodore: Fresh clues about future large car
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2018 Holden Commodore: Fresh clues about future large car

The first imported Holden Commodore may still be more than two years away, but new details of the car it’s set to be based on – the all-new Opel Insignia – have provided us with fresh clues about the local brand’s future large car. Any fears that the new model wouldn’t be a proper large car appear to have been allayed by German publication Auto Bild, which claims the all-new sedan will be up to 15cm longer than the current Insignia sedan...


Mahindra to buy Pininfarina styling house: controlling stake reported at $255m
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Mahindra to buy Pininfarina styling house: controlling stake reported at $255m

Indian SUV specialist Mahindra and IT company Tech Mahindra, both part of the AU$233 billion Mahindra Group, have partnered to secure a controlling stake in styling house Pininfarina. The deal, announced today after months of talks, brings an end to uncertainty over the legendary Italian design firm’s future...


2016 European Car of the Year award finalists announced
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2016 European Car of the Year award finalists announced

The jurors for the 2016 European Car of the Year award have handed down a list of the final models in the running for this year’s prize, to be revealed at March’s Geneva motor show. Shortlisted from a group of forty nominees announced in July, today’s list of seven vehicles includes four premium marques and three volume-selling brands...


2016 Mercedes-AMG S65 Cabriolet revealed - UPDATE
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2016 Mercedes-AMG S65 Cabriolet revealed - UPDATE

Well-heeled buyers looking to combine opulence with a stonking loud monster of an engine can do worse than the Mercedes-AMG S65, and this new variant may be the most appealing option yet. Joining the behemoth S65 sedan and the only slightly less sensible S65 Coupe, the new 2016 AMG S65 Cabriolet delivers the same performance package while adding a little extra flair for a sun-seeking and coast-hugging lifestyle...