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Mitsubishi Triton and ASX concept cars to be unveiled at 2016 Geneva motor show

The 2016 Geneva motor show is fast approaching, and brands are putting out teasers left, right and centre. Here's one from Mitsubishi Motors, which will show off concept, show car versions of the Triton (L200) and ASX at the Swiss show...

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Mazda CX-3 Akari v Fiat 500X Pop Star: Comparison review
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Mazda CX-3 Akari v Fiat 500X Pop Star: Comparison review

You want to join the growing army of people moving into small crossover SUVs, but you aren’t necessarily the sensible family type. You want something a little more style-focused. What do you buy? For prospective buyers at this end of town — maybe trading up from their little city car into something bigger, or downsizing from something larger and more practical — there are two options that come to mind...


Suzuki S-Cross sales halted
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Suzuki S-Cross sales halted

Sales of the Suzuki S-Cross small SUV are currently on hold in Australia at the request of its Japanese head office, due to an officially unspecified issue. However, we understand the issue relates to the airbags of the S-Cross, though the precise nature of the problem is unclear. Suzuki Australia has pledged to sort the issue within days...


2016 Citroen Cactus colour choices captivate customers
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2016 Citroen Cactus colour choices captivate customers

The Citroen Cactus is proving to be extremely popular for the French manufacturer, with the quirky SUV tipped to spark a renaissance for the brand. Tyson Bowen, PR and Communications Manager for Citroen Australia, said the new compact SUV has attracted the strongest pre-order interest for Citroen in Australia in a very long time...


Queensland road trip and camping adventure: Audi Q3 2.0 TDI quattro Sport and tent

Queensland road trip and camping adventure: Audi Q3 2.0 TDI quattro Sport and tent

As a loud and proud Queenslander, each year I look forward to heading home for some much needed rest and relaxation over the Christmas break. With family scattered across the south-east corner of the Sunshine State, I prefer to drive the 800km north so that I can trek around and visit relatives and friends at my own convenience...


Renault Captur Review : Long-term report three
Rating: 6.510 /10
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Renault Captur Review : Long-term report three

Tim says farewell to the Renault Captur Dynamique, but not before testing out some of its unique features...

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2016 Suzuki S-Cross GLX Review
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2016 Suzuki S-Cross GLX Review

Read the article here. The Suzuki S-Cross GLX has been a member of the CarAdvice long-term fleet for a while now. Over the past couple of months we’ve tested it out by loading a mountain bike on the roof and loaning it to pro-bodyboarder Lachlan Cramsie to get his perspective on the little SUV...


2016 Subaru XV 2.0i-S Review
Rating: 710 /10
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2016 Subaru XV 2.0i-S Review

A range of changes have been made to the Subaru XV for the 2016 model year, but have they been worthwhile...

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Top ten passenger, SUV and commercial brands of 2015
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Top ten passenger, SUV and commercial brands of 2015

The results are in, 2015 was a record sales year for the new vehicle market, with about 1.155 million units sold. Read our detailed breakdown with all the data here. But in addition, we thought we’d give a rundown of the top brands across the market’s three main broad sectors — passenger vehicles, SUVs and light commercials, because each list is quite different from the greater overall top ten...


2016 Subaru XV pricing and specifications: Styling and equipment enhancements
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2016 Subaru XV pricing and specifications: Styling and equipment enhancements

The 2016 Subaru XV is on sale now, bringing with it a number of changes over the already enhanced 2015 version. The 2016 Subaru XV small SUV gains new alloy wheel designs, a new front bumper with chrome-edged highlights, a new-look grille and revised headlight inlays and fresh LED rear light clusters...


2016 Nissan Kicks SUV confirmed, ‘global’ launch planned
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2016 Nissan Kicks SUV confirmed, ‘global’ launch planned

The little Nissan Kicks concept is on its way to production at last, with a global launch set to begin with Latin American markets this year. Revealed at the 2014 Sao Paulo auto show in Brazil, the Kicks was initially seen as a preview for a potential new compact SUV offering in South America and other emerging markets...


More Aussies choosing roadtrip holidays: survey
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More Aussies choosing roadtrip holidays: survey

More Australians are choosing roadtrips over foreign destinations for their family holidays, and more than half of a new survey’s respondents are driving more than 1000 kilometres to get there. A new survey of 1000 Australian families, commissioned by Ford, has found that 77 per cent had opted for a tour of this country’s most famous sights and drives, including Uluru, the Great Barrier Reef and the Great Ocean Road...


Small SUVs coming in 2016
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Small SUVs coming in 2016

Mainstream small SUVs Citroen C4 Cactus – Q1 Suzuki Vitara Turbo – April MG CS/GS/GTS SUV – second half Luxury small SUVs Mercedes-Benz GLA45 update – Q1 Infiniti QX30 – Q3 Volvo V40 Cross Country update – Q3  ...


2016 BMW X1 : a discussion with Sydney-born designer Calvin Luk
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2016 BMW X1 : a discussion with Sydney-born designer Calvin Luk

The second generation BMW X1 was recently launched in Australia on the beautiful Coffs Coast. The X1 is an all-new car inside and out, with distinctly different styling compared to the previous generation. The new X1 exterior was designed by one of our own – Sydney born and bred Calvin Luk...


2016 Citroen New Cars
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2016 Citroen New Cars

Details of the new and updated Citroen models launching in Australia in 2015.   C4 Cactus - March The all-new Citroen C4 Cactus will finally arrive in showrooms in March, after nearly 18 months of being on sale in Europe...


2016 Suzuki Vitara RT-S Review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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2016 Suzuki Vitara RT-S Review

The Suzuki Vitara sports a funky new look both inside and out, is well-priced and gets an impressive list of standard features...

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$21,990 - $23,990

Renault Captur Review : Long-term report two
Rating: 6.510 /10
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Renault Captur Review : Long-term report two

CarAdvice's national sales director Benn labels the Captur "easily the worst car I've ever driven" during its second month in the Sydney garage...

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2016 Fiat 500X review : Indian Wells, USA
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2016 Fiat 500X review : Indian Wells, USA

If you’ve always loved the funky styling of the Fiat 500, and who doesn’t, but you need more space, then this is the car for you. This the Fiat 500X – the only Italian entrant into one of Australia’s most crowded vehicle segments. And just like its Fiat 500 baby brother, the X will definitely stand out from the crowd...


2016 BMW X1 xDrive25i Review : Coffs Harbour to Sydney Road Trip

2016 BMW X1 xDrive25i Review : Coffs Harbour to Sydney Road Trip

The fresh-faced, second-generation BMW X1 was recently launched in Australia and though the launch event near Coffs Harbour included a drive loop of around 400km through the surrounding countryside, it just wasn't enough. This all-new baby BMW needed an even bigger dose of fresh air. The solution? A road trip to Sydney, including a few choice detours to hunt for fresh local produce along the way...


Suzuki Vitara Turbo confirmed for Australia
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Suzuki Vitara Turbo confirmed for Australia

The Suzuki Vitara Turbo will give the Japanese brand’s baby SUV a welcome boost when it reaches Australian showrooms in the second quarter of 2016. Suzuki Australia today confirmed it would offer the turbocharged version of the Vitara in our market after initially showing strong interest following its world premiere at September’s Frankfurt motor show...