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Peugeot Australia offers 8-year warranty on MY15 models for limited time
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Peugeot Australia offers 8-year warranty on MY15 models for limited time

Peugeot has rolled out a big eight-year, unlimited-kilometre warranty and roadside assistance deal across its entire range for private buyers, besting the already impressive seven years offered by Kia. There's a catch, however: while Kia's seven-year offer is a permanent program for all models, Peugeot's new warranty is strictly limited to existing stocks of model-year 2015 vehicles that have not yet been sold...


Holden Colorado 4x4 sales on the up
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Holden Colorado 4x4 sales on the up

The recently refreshed 2017 Holden Colorado is a much better thing than it used to be, and sales of the ute are starting to reflect that. The numbers are going up in the more expensive four-wheel-drive segment – to the end of October 2016, sales of the Holden Colorado have increased 7.2 per cent year-on-year...


Volkswagen MQB platform to soldier on through two more generations - report
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Volkswagen MQB platform to soldier on through two more generations - report

The Volkswagen group's widely used 'MQB' modular architecture will reportedly soldier on for at least another two generations of the group's models. Speaking to German newspaper Boersen-Zeitung, Herbert Diess, the company's brand chief, said the component set can still be used for a long time. "In the past months we have worked on the cost side of MQB and made significant progress," he said...


2018 Porsche 911 development mule spied again
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2018 Porsche 911 development mule spied again

A developmental version of the next-generation Porsche 911 has been spotted on and around the Nurburgring Nordschleife. Unlike an earlier mule that was spotted at around this time last year, the latest 911 development vehicle uses a new body, albeit one that's still based on the current-generation car...


2017 Skoda Octavia RS230 pricing and specs: Powered-up special edition hits Australia
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2017 Skoda Octavia RS230 pricing and specs: Powered-up special edition hits Australia

The 2017 Skoda Octavia RS230, touted as the fastest Octavia ever, is now on sale in Australia. After being confirmed for our market over a year ago, the limited-edition Octavia RS230 is now available - in limited numbers - to Australian customers, starting at $41,490 plus on-road costs for the 'liftback' sedan and $43,190 plus ORCs for the wagon...


Volkswagen Gol GT concept revealed in Sao Paulo
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Volkswagen Gol GT concept revealed in Sao Paulo

The Volkswagen Gol GT concept has been revealed at the Sao Paulo motor show in Brazil this week. Built in Brazil, the Volkswagen Gol is the South American relative to the Polo and Skoda Fabia. The three-door GT concept looks similar to a Polo GTI, featuring an even more aggressive bodykit, full-LED headlights, integrated LED daytime-running lights in the front bumper, and 18-inch 'Serron' alloy wheels...


BMW i3 successor a question of when, not if - report
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BMW i3 successor a question of when, not if - report

The BMW i3 hasn't been much of a sales success globally, but the electric vehicle's project manager strongly believes a second generation will launch. He would not confirm a launch window, however. Speaking with industry journal Automotive News, Heinrich Schwackhoefer said despite slow sales compared to rivals like Tesla, he expects the BMW i-range will live on...


Subaru announces pop-up shop upgrades in Victoria, more to come in 2017
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Subaru announces pop-up shop upgrades in Victoria, more to come in 2017

Japanese manufacturer Subaru has announced it will be upgrading its pop-up shops to permanent stores in Victoria, with more to come nationally over the next year. The brand's pop-up shop at Pacific Werribee Shopping Centre will be transitioning into a permanent store before the end of the year, while the pop-up in Northland Mall is also a candidate...


Android Auto skips the in-car display with new update
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Android Auto skips the in-car display with new update

If you've been agonising over your car's lack of compatibility with Android Auto or Apple Carplay, maybe you've gone so far as to consider a new car, or - where possible - replacing your car's existing infotainment system with a compatible aftermarket option. For Android users, there's now another option: stick your phone in a cradle and fire up the full Android Auto experience right there on the device itself...


2018 Holden Commodore teased as Opel details new LED matrix headlights
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2018 Holden Commodore teased as Opel details new LED matrix headlights

The new Opel Insignia, and in all likelihood the Holden Commodore too, will feature a second-generation version of GM's IntelliLux matrix LED headlights. While the first-generation unit, which is available in the new Holden Astra, features 16 LED segments all up, the new version will have 32 LED segments, with 16 on each side...


2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia QV in hot demand ahead of February launch: Initial Australian details released
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2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia QV in hot demand ahead of February launch: Initial Australian details released

If new details from the Australian arm of Fiat Chrysler are to be believed, the 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio is already proving popular with local buyers, months before its February launch. Pricing for the Italian company's M3-fighter hasn't been revealed yet, but, according FCA Australia, that hasn't stopped more than 100 locals placing orders for the fastest sedan to lap the famed Nurburgring circuit...


The top five small cars you can buy right now
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The top five small cars you can buy right now

To say that buyers of small cars are spoilt for choice in Australia, is an understatement. There are over 20 manufacturers offering more than 40 variants in nearly countless engine, transmission and trim combinations, of our favourite urban-centric small hatches and sedans...


Range Rover Sport Coupe could be company's first EV, will share parts with Jaguar F-Pace - report
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Range Rover Sport Coupe could be company's first EV, will share parts with Jaguar F-Pace - report

The so-called Range Rover Sport Coupe, spied testing recently, could become the British marque's first all-electric vehicle (EV) when it launches either next year or 2018, according to a new report. Britain's Autocar speculates the new style-focused SUV could offer a battery-electric powertrain that will also be offered in Jaguar's anticipated 'I-Pace' - believed to an electric version of the recently-launched F-Pace - which is likely to be revealed over the next year as well...


2017 BMW X3 spied with less camouflage
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2017 BMW X3 spied with less camouflage

The third-generation BMW X3 has been spied testing in the United States. Unlike earlier prototypes, these latest vehicles have less camouflage on its top half and around key elements, such as the headlights, tail-lights, and the air intakes. We can see clearly now that the new X3 will have an X5-style chiseled shoulder line...


Get hands-on at MotorWorld Sydney
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Get hands-on at MotorWorld Sydney

The countdown is on to the inaugural MotorWorld Sydney automotive festival. We're looking forward to checking out the fantastic range of events and displays at Sydney Motorsport Park from December 1-4, and there really will be something for every member of the family...