Loading indicator
News & Reviews
Last 7 Days
FOLLOW US
Supply the only barrier to further Mercedes-Benz GLC sales success
20
Comments

Supply the only barrier to further Mercedes-Benz GLC sales success

The Mercedes-Benz GLC is already leading the premium, medium SUV sales charts; but it could have achieved more than 20 per cent greater sales if we could get our hands on more. From January this year, the GLC has sold an average of 402 units per month, to a total of 4020 vehicles. This puts the mid-sized Merc a solid 1037 sales ahead of Audi's (soon to be replaced) Q5 and 737 sales in front of the BMW X3...


Audi Sport to double RS range by 2018 - report
15
Comments

Audi Sport to double RS range by 2018 - report

The boss of Audi Sport, the German marque's performance sub-brand, has confirmed the company's RS range will be doubled by early 2018, according to a new report out of the UK. According to Autocar, Stephan Winkelmann, head of Audi Sport and former boss of Italian supercar brand Lamborghini, said the company's fleet of RS-badged models will expand from the current seven to 15  over the next year or so...


Ferrari to sell only hybrids from 2019 - report
25
Comments

Ferrari to sell only hybrids from 2019 - report

Ferrari's CEO, Sergio Marchionne, has come out saying hybrid technology is the supercar brand's next step to boosting sales volume, with all cars sold from 2019 to feature hybrid elements...


Jeep Renegade Deserthawk, Altitude revealed for LA motor show
5
Comments

Jeep Renegade Deserthawk, Altitude revealed for LA motor show

Two new versions of the Jeep Renegade small SUV have been revealed ahead of their debut at the 2016 Los Angeles motor show next week. Named the 'Deserthawk' and 'Altitude', the new models feature light styling tweaks inside and out, for the desert or the street...


Lexus imagines a 'SkyJet' spaceship for upcoming sci-fi flick Valerian
12
Comments

Lexus imagines a 'SkyJet' spaceship for upcoming sci-fi flick Valerian

Not content with doing slightly better than daydreaming about hoverboards, Lexus has turned its attention back to the silver screen. This latest turn, the 'SkyJet', was designed for the upcoming sci-fi film Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, by French writer and director, Luc Besson (The Professional, The Fifth Element, Lucy)...


CarAdvice podcast 29: New Commodore teased, RAV4 reviewed, Model S goes to the outback - and win tickets to the WRC!
4
Comments

CarAdvice podcast 29: New Commodore teased, RAV4 reviewed, Model S goes to the outback - and win tickets to the WRC!

This week, Mandy and Paul are joined by James Wong, with the promise that there'll be none of the shenanigans (well, fewer) of last week! First up: Want to know how you can be an honorary member on the CarAdvice podcast panel in Melbourne, and on location at MotorWorld Sydney? Listen in...


2018 Ford EcoSport facelift bound for LA motor show
34
Comments

2018 Ford EcoSport facelift bound for LA motor show

The Ford EcoSport is set to receive a significant update for Los Angeles motor show next week. This week, the company's head office tweeted that the "all-new" EcoSport would be headed for a three-day event called "Go Small. Live Big", and will be introduced by rapper DJ Khaled via social media platform Snapchat...


2017 Volkswagen Golf: What's changed? New technology detailed
78
Comments

2017 Volkswagen Golf: What's changed? New technology detailed

The facelifted seventh-generation Volkswagen Golf has just been unveiled. Given that it doesn't look that different to the car that's currently in showrooms across the world, we'll take a dive into the differences between the pre- and post-facelift models. Exterior Visually, the Mark 7.5 facelift is a delight for trainspotters...


American muscle takes on Australian compliance rules: Noise, speedo and brakes tested at the drags
39
Comments

American muscle takes on Australian compliance rules: Noise, speedo and brakes tested at the drags

There's no mistaking either the 2016 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat or 2016 GMC Sierra 3500 Denali HD on the road. Despite their rarity in Australia, American muscle cars and pick-up trucks are legendary and when they are spotted, they turn heads and put smiles on faces. There's just something about them...


2016 Los Angeles motor show: What to expect
36
Comments

2016 Los Angeles motor show: What to expect

This year's Paris motor show is only a month behind us, but our editorial engines are now firing up for next week's 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show. Held annually, California’s big auto show is one of the largest on the calendar for North America, alongside the New York International Auto Show and the biggest, Detroit’s North American International Auto Show...


Honda WR-V: Jacked-up Jazz revealed for South America
9
Comments

Honda WR-V: Jacked-up Jazz revealed for South America

The 2017 Honda WR-V has been revealed this week at the Sao Paulo motor show, becoming the smallest model in the Japanese company's SUV line-up. First teased in a designer sketch last month, the WR-V has been designed and developed in Brazil for the South American market...


CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for November 11, 2016
13
Comments

CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for November 11, 2016

Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia's new-car market. Keeping you in the loop, Tegan Lawson presents a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage, with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews...


2017 Ram Power Wagon: US pricing announced, but not on local radar "at the moment"
58
Comments

2017 Ram Power Wagon: US pricing announced, but not on local radar "at the moment"

Although US President-elect Donald Trump will have to wait until January 2017 to be officially sworn in as America’s 45th President and move into the White House, American off-road enthusiasts can get their hands on the 2017 Ram Power Wagon later this year...


AC Cobra 378 enters production, more modern car in the works
18
Comments

AC Cobra 378 enters production, more modern car in the works

The new old AC Cobra 378 has just entered production at AC Cars' factory in Germany. Based on the MkIV Cobra, the newish Cobra 378 is powered by a 6.2-litre (378 cubic inch) V8 in both naturally aspirated and supercharged trims. The former version will have around 330kW of power, while the supercharged V8 will be good for 410kW...


2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk: Diesel engine for Australia, petrol not confirmed
40
Comments

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk: Diesel engine for Australia, petrol not confirmed

At the launch of the updated 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk in Las Vegas this week, CarAdvice learned that while the 3.0-litre turbo-diesel engine has been confirmed for Australia early next year, the petrol option is less certain. At this stage, we should see the new Grand Cherokee arrive in Australian showrooms late in the first quarter of 2017 or early in the second quarter...