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Ford Australia to recruit 23 graduates in 2017: Engineering, design, marketing roles and more for young Aussies
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Ford Australia to recruit 23 graduates in 2017: Engineering, design, marketing roles and more for young Aussies

Ford Australia has confirmed its graduate program for 2017, which will see new recruits hired across several of the company’s Victoria-based facilities. For the first time, the Ford will hire graduate designers at its Broadmeadows design centre...


Missing link in Holden SUV lineup to be all-new global model
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Missing link in Holden SUV lineup to be all-new global model

Too often, in the world of automotive marketing, the term 'all-new' is thrown around without much emphasis on fact. 'All' is usually very far from the mark, and 'new' isn't much further behind. So Holden's unequivocal promise this week that the missing SUV in the brand's four-model line up will be all-new - a model yet to be revealed anywhere in the world - is treated with a high level of interest (and maybe a smidge of skepticism)...


CarAdvice podcast episode 19: NT to axe open speeds, Hyundai hits VW, Holden Acadia revealed, and much more
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CarAdvice podcast episode 19: NT to axe open speeds, Hyundai hits VW, Holden Acadia revealed, and much more

Welcome to episode 19 of the CarAdvice.com podcast! If you missed last week's episode, or you'd like to know more about the show, catch our earlier articles here. This week, Mandy Turner is joined by Mike Stevens and Mike Costello to form The Triple Ms (can we be sued for that?), talking all about the latest news and reviews in the Australian new-car market and around the world...


2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE spied again
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2018 Mercedes-Benz GLE spied again

The next-generation Mercedes-Benz GLE crossover has been spied again in Germany. Although the prototype in today's photos is wearing the same amount of camouflage and the same set of false body panels as the vehicle spotted at the beginning of July, these latest photos were taken at much closer range and are, therefore, much sharper and higher in resolution...


2007-16 Mitsubishi Pajero added to Takata airbag recall: 57,000 vehicles affected
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2007-16 Mitsubishi Pajero added to Takata airbag recall: 57,000 vehicles affected

Mitsubishi has issued a recall for 57,128 of  its 2007 to 2016 model-year Pajero SUVs as part of the ongoing Takata airbag recall. The company reports the driver-side airbag inflator may release metallic fragments from the inflator container when the airbag deploys...


2017 Mercedes-Benz SL pricing and specs: New features, sharper prices for big roadster
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2017 Mercedes-Benz SL pricing and specs: New features, sharper prices for big roadster

Local pricing and specifications for the updated 2017 Mercedes-Benz SL range have been revealed, with the flagship sports car getting a new face and sharp price cuts over the outgoing model. Kicking off at $218,715 before on-road costs, the entry-level SL400 comes in a smidgen over $10,000 below the asking price of the previous car...


2017 Genesis G70 spied testing: Hyundai's luxury mid-sizer sneaks out
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2017 Genesis G70 spied testing: Hyundai's luxury mid-sizer sneaks out

Hyundai's anticipated 2017 Genesis G70 sedan, confirmed late last year, has made its first public appearance - albeit in heavy camouflage. Announced in November, the G70 will be the second new model in Hyundai's offshoot Genesis brand, joining the existing large Genesis car - now called G80 - and the new limo-sized G90 unveiled in December...


2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport priced for October launch: Ingenium diesel, new infotainment
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2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport priced for October launch: Ingenium diesel, new infotainment

The 2017 Land Rover Discovery Sport has been announced for Australia, with initial details revealed ahead of the updated range’s launch in October. Headlining the updates is the introduction of Jaguar Land Rover’s new ‘Ingenium’ 2.0-litre turbo-diesel engine, which replaces the 2.2-litre unit...


2017 BMW 5 Series GT spied inside and out
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2017 BMW 5 Series GT spied inside and out

The second-generation BMW 5 Series GT has once again been caught by spy photographers, but this time around they've managed to snap a photo of its interior. Compared to the 5 Series GT prototype spotted in November 2015, this latest unit wears pretty much the same amount of camouflage, although it is now fitted with production-ready headlamp and tail-light units...


CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for September 2, 2016
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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for September 2, 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 Skoda Kodiaq seven-seat SUV revealed, Australian launch due next year
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2017 Skoda Kodiaq seven-seat SUV revealed, Australian launch due next year

The long-awaited 2017 Skoda Kodiaq five- and seven-seat SUV has finally been revealed, with the boxy Czech hauler cutting a sharp figure in production guise. Although notably different from the Skoda Vision S concept model that preceded it, the model is indeed the one we saw in those leaked images posted a few weeks back...


Nissan Australia boss acknowledges importance of sporting past
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Nissan Australia boss acknowledges importance of sporting past

Aside from GT-R and the ageing 370Z, there’s little doubt that Nissan’s sporting offerings are, at best, slim. Gone are the days of the sporty Pulsar, the S14 and S15 200SX - vehicles that had cult-like status through the 1990s and early 2000s, bolstered by hot low-volume JDM versions, which reached Australia...


Australia’s first autonomous bus hits the road in Perth
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Australia’s first autonomous bus hits the road in Perth

The Royal Auto Club (RAC) Intellibus has taken its first drive on Australian roads, commencing its trial in South Perth this week. Based on the NAVYA Arma, Australia’s first fully driverless and electric shuttle bus will carry passengers along South Perth Esplanade between the Old Mill, near Narrows Bridge, and Sir James Mitchell Park...


Nissan Navara SUV would be welcome in Australia
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Nissan Navara SUV would be welcome in Australia

We’ve seen the spy shots and there’s no doubt that there is interest around the world in Nissan launching a Navara-based SUV, but would such an offering ever make it to Australia? “I would say that head office is still tossing that up,” Nissan Australia Managing Director and CEO Richard Emery told CarAdvice at the recent launch of the 2017 GT-R...


2017 Nissan GT-R pricing and specs: Godzilla gets more power, styling tweaks
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2017 Nissan GT-R pricing and specs: Godzilla gets more power, styling tweaks

The facelifted 2017 Nissan GT-R launches in Australia with pricing that has crept up by around 10 per cent across the board, but with a more premium interior and subtle exterior enhancements. Three models will be available from launch comprising the Premium Edition, which starts from $189,000 plus on-road costs, the Premium Edition with Luxury Trim, which starts from $195,000 plus on-road costs and lastly the Track Edition Engineered by Nismo, which starts from $227,000 plus on road costs...