Loading indicator
News & Reviews
Last 7 Days
FOLLOW US
2016 Honda Civic sedan set for September debut - report
16
Comments

2016 Honda Civic sedan set for September debut - report

The all-new 2016 Honda Civic sedan, previewed as a muscly concept in April and revealed just weeks later through leaked patent images, is expected to make its official debut next month at two simultaneous events in the US. According to industry journal Automotive News, Honda has confirmed a September 16 (17th for Australian viewers) unveiling for the sporty new sedan, which means that the new Civic’s debut will occur within hours of the Frankfurt motor show’s opening...


Lada Vesta Cross SUV concept revealed
12
Comments

Lada Vesta Cross SUV concept revealed

Russian carmaker Lada has unveiled the latest in an ongoing run of passenger concepts, the new Vesta Cross. Based on the X-Ray concepts that have appeared over the past three years, the new Vesta Cross will likely join the Vesta sedan as a key model in Lada’s overhauled line-up...


Peugeot 308 GTi confirmed for Australia in Q1 2016
19
Comments

Peugeot 308 GTi confirmed for Australia in Q1 2016

Australia will get both versions of the new Peugeot 308 GTi when the French hot hatch arrives in local showrooms early next year. Peugeot Australia general manager John Startari today confirmed the local division would offer both the ‘250’ and ‘270’ variants of the 308 GTi from the first quarter of 2016...


2015 Chrysler 300 SRT pricing and specifications
39
Comments

2015 Chrysler 300 SRT pricing and specifications

Chrysler Australia has this week taken the wraps off the 2015 Chrysler 300 SRT. The Chrysler 300 SRT is a special car, not only because of its mammoth 6.4-litre V8, or its bellowing exhaust note, but because Australia is the first and currently only market to have the model on sale...


Tesla Model S drivers complete 728.7km on single charge, claim world record
36
Comments

Tesla Model S drivers complete 728.7km on single charge, claim world record

Two Tesla Model S drivers, Bjorn Nyland and Morgan Torvolt, from Norway say that they've driven 728.7km on a single charge of the electric sedan's battery. This, it's claimed, is good for a new world record. Even if it's not, the two men have managed to drive almost 50 percent further than the car's official range rating of 491km...


New Dodge Barracuda, Charger, Jeep Wrangler, Grand Cherokee Trackhawk shown to dealers - report
18
Comments

New Dodge Barracuda, Charger, Jeep Wrangler, Grand Cherokee Trackhawk shown to dealers - report

New and previously unseen models from the Dodge, Jeep, Alfa Romeo, Maserati, Fiat and Abarth ranges were reportedly displayed at a dealer meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada, earlier this week. Some dealers have informed Automotive News that one of the most popular new models on show was the Dodge Barracuda convertible...


Mercedes-Benz V-Class AMG Line revealed
12
Comments

Mercedes-Benz V-Class AMG Line revealed

The Mercedes-Benz V-Class AMG Line package has been unveiled and will head onto option lists from later this year. As you'd expect from an AMG-branded styling and equipment package, the V-Class AMG Line includes a whole raft of changes to make the Vito-based people mover look and feel more sporty...


Hyundai N 2025 Vision Gran Turismo, i20 WRC heading to Frankfurt
10
Comments

Hyundai N 2025 Vision Gran Turismo, i20 WRC heading to Frankfurt

A clutch of performance vehicles, including the Hyundai N 2025 Vision Gran Turismo, i20 WRC and RM15 concept, will take pride of place at Hyundai's Frankfurt motor show display. The trio of sports cars will be on show to highlight Hyundai's N performance sub-brand, which the company debuted back in 2013...


Renault Talisman wagon revealed ahead of Frankfurt
16
Comments

Renault Talisman wagon revealed ahead of Frankfurt

The new Renault Talisman wagon has been revealed ahead of its full public unveiling at the 2015 Frankfurt motor show. Renault says that the new Talisman wagon offers 572 litres of storage up to the line of the parcel shelf, which is actually 36L less than the sedan. With the rear seats folded down, though, the wagon's total luggage capacity grows to 1700 litres...


Honda Project 2&4 teased ahead of Frankfurt debut
1
Comments

Honda Project 2&4 teased ahead of Frankfurt debut

The Honda Project 2&4 will make its public debut at the 2015 Frankfurt motor show, which takes place around the middle of September. At the moment, Honda isn't reavling too many specifics about the new concept car, except that the Project 2&4 is powered by the same engine used in the RC213V MotoGP bike. For MotoGP duty, the 1...


2016 Hyundai Elantra interior teased
14
Comments

2016 Hyundai Elantra interior teased

The interior of the next-generation Hyundai Elantra has been teased ahead of its debut next month. According to Hyundai Korea, the new Elantra — still known as the Avante in its homeland — is "scheduled to launch in early September". This latest teaser sketch follows on from a series of renderings of the car's exterior, which were revealed last week...


Dodge Challenger an "appealing proposition" to combat Mustang in Australia
28
Comments

Dodge Challenger an "appealing proposition" to combat Mustang in Australia

Australia is the first market in the world to get its hands on the latest iteration of the Chrysler 300 SRT, at the same time echoing sentiments from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) Australia that the Dodge Challenger is already an "appealing proposition" to take the fight to the soon to be launched Ford Mustang...


Car makers spending billions on technology drivers don't want or use, finds JD Power report
62
Comments

Car makers spending billions on technology drivers don't want or use, finds JD Power report

Vehicle manufacturers are investing billions of dollars into technologies that motorists aren’t using, according to industry analyst JD Power. JD Power’s inaugural 2015 Driver Interactive Vehicle Experience (DrIVE) report reveals that at least 20 per cent of new vehicle owners in the US have never used half of the measured technology features fitted to their cars...


Tesla becomes first carmaker to top Forbes’ Innovative Companies list
0
Comments

Tesla becomes first carmaker to top Forbes’ Innovative Companies list

A year after its founder Elon Musk was named the business world’s number-one “disrupter” by Vanity Fair magazine, American upstart Tesla Motors has been decalred the world’s most innovative company. Topping the list, which is published annually by business magazine Forbes, has also given Tesla the auspicious honour of being the first carmaker to do so...


Hyundai i30, Elantra recalled for power-steering fix
19
Comments

Hyundai i30, Elantra recalled for power-steering fix

Hyundai Australia has announced a recall on previous-generation Elantra sedan and i30 hatch models over concerns that the vehicle’s power-steering system could fail. Hyundai reports that the motor-driven power-steering system in both the i30 and Elantra, which are related mechanically, could suffer a loss of power, which will increase steering effort...