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Tesla CEO foresees a world where autonomous cars are common, human driving may be illegal
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Tesla CEO foresees a world where autonomous cars are common, human driving may be illegal

Tesla CEO, Elon Musk, told an audience at the South by Southwest (SXSW) conference that, in the future, humans may be banned from driving cars for safety reasons. Musk spoke on stage at the South by Southwest conference with Jen-Hsun Huang, CEO of graphics chip maker Nvidia...


2015 Kia Optima previewed ahead of Big Apple debut
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2015 Kia Optima previewed ahead of Big Apple debut

The 2015 Kia Optima will premiere at the New York motor show on April 1, but to tide us over, the Korean brand has issued a pair of teaser renderings. These images, as well as the Sportspace wagon concept from the Geneva motor show earlier this month and spy shots we have previously run, show that new next-generation Optima will sport an evolutionary design that will retain the signature sharpness of the current model...


Holden maintains title as Victoria's most commonly stolen vehicle brand
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Holden maintains title as Victoria's most commonly stolen vehicle brand

Holden was Victoria's most commonly stolen vehicle make in 2014, according to the latest data released today from Victoria Police and the Crime Statistics Agency. A mantle it has held consecutively since 2010, Holden led the automotive pack of pinched property ahead of Nissan, Toyota, Ford and Honda, with lion-stamped product comprising 15...


GM pulls Opel, mainstream Chevrolet models out of Russian market
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GM pulls Opel, mainstream Chevrolet models out of Russian market

General Motors has decided to cease sales of mainstream Opel and Chevrolet models in Russia due to the worsening economic situation in the world's largest country. Opel will exit Russia by the end of 2015, while Chevrolet "will minimise its presence" in the country to high profit, made in the USA products, such as the Chevrolet Tahoe, Suburban, Camaro and Corvette...


Maserati production slows - report
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Maserati production slows - report

Demand for Maserati luxury cars appears to be tapering off, with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles cutting vehicle production at its Grugliasco plant near Turin, according to a union within the manufacturer. Automotive News Europe has reported, via a source, that shifts at the plant have dropped from 12 to 10 per week, indicating that demand for the brand's best sellers, the Maserati Ghibli and Quattroporte, could be tapering...


Ford Australia president Graziano retires
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Ford Australia president Graziano retires

Ford Australia/New Zealand has announced a major change at its summit, with president and CEO Bob Graziano to retire at the end of March. Stepping into the boss’s shoes will be current vice-president of marketing, sales and service Graeme Whickman, a Ford veteran of 18 years who grew up in England and New Zealand and has played a role in Ford’s growth into China...


BMW celebrates 40th anniversary Sebring win with CSL inspired Z4 GTLM
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BMW celebrates 40th anniversary Sebring win with CSL inspired Z4 GTLM

A BMW Z4 GTLM will tackle this year's Sebring 12 Hour sporting classic tri-colour livery, celebrating the marque's first-ever victory at the US endurance race in 1975. Featuring the same blue, purple and red livery as was used on the famous 3.0 CSL 'Batmobile', the 2015 BMW Z4 GTLM features a 365kW/480Nm 4.4-litre V8 engine - a big change from the classic BMW E9's 3...


Ford Mustang: 'brand new' 1964 Pony cars team V8 power with IRS
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Ford Mustang: 'brand new' 1964 Pony cars team V8 power with IRS

Everything old is new again. This year will see a return of the 52-year-old Mustang nameplate to Ford showrooms around Australia. And while the 2015 Ford Mustang has plenty of interest from prospective buyers, what about people who want a new car, but desperately love the classic look? Revology Cars in the US has the answer...


Toyota Coaster bus gets more car-like with update
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Toyota Coaster bus gets more car-like with update

The Toyota Coaster bus range has been updated this week, days after the company updated its HiAce van range. Buses aren’t generally our ‘bag’ at CarAdvice, but the changes made to the venerable Coaster make it more car-like than ever. All three Coaster variants now get a reversing camera as standard, as well as three-point seatbelts for each of its 21 seats...


Rolls-Royce Wraith Drophead convertible spied testing in the snow
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Rolls-Royce Wraith Drophead convertible spied testing in the snow

The upcoming Rolls-Royce Wraith Drophead convertible has been spotted, by our spy photographers, undergoing cold weather testing. These images were taken by our photographers in the snowy climes of Sweden. The Wraith Drophead retains the coupe's signature wide-opening reverse-hinged front doors...


Toyota Corolla sedan facelift leak from Asia wears Yaris-style front
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Toyota Corolla sedan facelift leak from Asia wears Yaris-style front

Photos of a, potentially, facelifted version of the built-in-Asia Toyota Corolla sedan have leaked out onto the internet. The images seen here were first posted to the message boards of Chinese website Mobile01. They show a Corolla sedan wearing a dramatically restyled front-end that's patterned on the X styling theme used on the new Europe-only Aygo city car and the facelifted Yaris hatchback...


2015 Ford Everest details leaked ahead of Bangkok motor show
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2015 Ford Everest details leaked ahead of Bangkok motor show

A suite of 2015 Ford Everest grade specifications and engine details have leaked ahead of the car's reveal at the Bangkok motor show this month and launch later this year. According to prominent Thai Facebook fan page, MZ Crazy Cars, the Ford Everest will be launched in three variants with two engines, as originally expected...


New Jaguar XF interior revealed, exterior teased ahead of late March debut
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New Jaguar XF interior revealed, exterior teased ahead of late March debut

The next-generation Jaguar XF will be revealed on March 25, but ahead of that the company has given us a first look at the new sedan's exterior and interior. It's hard to discern too much from the top-down teaser image, but it does confirm that the new XF will feature a third window carved into the C-pillar, as earlier spy photos had indicated...


Chrysler brand to leave UK and Ireland markets by 2017
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Chrysler brand to leave UK and Ireland markets by 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has announced that its Chrysler brand will exit the UK and Ireland markets by 2017. Karl Howkins, FCA's UK deputy managing director, told Autocar that dealers were informed of the decision yesterday. Howkins revealed to various publications that the decision was based on declining sales and a model range which was not favoured by increasingly tight CO2 legislation in the EU...


Bentley vehicle customisation taken to all new heights
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Bentley vehicle customisation taken to all new heights

First tested in New York's Meat Packing District in May last year, Bentley chose last week's Melbourne Formula One Grand Prix to introduce the Bentley Studio to a select group of journalists and customers. The Bentley Studio is the company's latest and ultimate form of vehicle customisation...