Nissan Juke successor confirmed, will still be built in UK

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Nissan Juke successor confirmed, will still be built in UK

A second-generation version of the Nissan Juke has been confirmed, with the Japanese company asserting that it will continue to build the small SUV in the United Kingdom...

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Hyundai i20 Active small crossover revealed in European guise
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Hyundai i20 Active small crossover revealed in European guise

The European version of the Hyundai i20 Active compact crossover has been unveiled ahead of its debut at the 2015 Frankfurt motor show. The higher-riding version of the new-generation European i20 hatch will launch on the Continent from early 2016, with Hyundai claiming it offers “a distinctive design and increased versatility for customers with adventurous lifestyles”...


2016 Hyundai Santa Fe gets new safety tech and design tweaks
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2016 Hyundai Santa Fe gets new safety tech and design tweaks

The 2016 Hyundai Santa Fe will debut at this month’s Frankfurt motor show with a host of new active safety and convenience features and some subtle design tweaks ahead of its Australian introduction in the final quarter of this year...


Toyota to debut second C-HR compact SUV concept at 2015 Frankfurt motor show
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Toyota to debut second C-HR compact SUV concept at 2015 Frankfurt motor show

Toyota will unveil a second concept version of its C-HR compact SUV at the 2015 Frankfurt motor show. There has been no teaser image or any official details on the second concept version of the Toyota C-HR (the first version teaser is shown above), but the Japanese company has made it clear that just like the first one, the second concept will be hybrid-powered...


2016 Kia Sportage specifications and interior revealed
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2016 Kia Sportage specifications and interior revealed

Full details of the 2016 Kia Sportage have been released, revealing the fourth-generation SUV’s cabin design, interior and exterior dimensions, engine and transmission specifications, and new technology features ahead of its launch in Australia and Europe early next year. Today’s announcement comes just days after Kia released the first images of the Sportage’s polarising new exterior...


Citroen C4 Cactus preliminary specifications revealed
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Citroen C4 Cactus preliminary specifications revealed

The Citroen C4 Cactus will be offered in a single highly equipped trim grade when it reaches Australia in the first quarter of next year. Citroen Australia today announced a single Exclusive variant for the quirky C4 Cactus crossover. As confirmed last week, it will be available in petrol manual spec for around $25,000 plus on-road costs and in diesel automated manual spec for under $30,000...


Citroen C4 Cactus: 23,000 personalisation options open to pre-order buyers only
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Citroen C4 Cactus: 23,000 personalisation options open to pre-order buyers only

Australians who pre-order a Citroen C4 Cactus before the end of 2015 will get the exclusive opportunity to choose from more than 23,000 colour and trim combinations before the brand cuts the number of options next year...


2016 Suzuki S-Cross update spied
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2016 Suzuki S-Cross update spied

The Suzuki S-Cross is nearing that time in its life-cycle when it will get the de rigeur mid-life update. Here are a few early images of this 2016 Series II model, captured by our spy photographers. Suzuki’s small crossover will in all likelihood get the requisite styling tweaks to the headlights, grille and (seemingly more sporty) lower bumpers — the ample cladding is a give-away, given Suzuki clearly has something to hide — and the tail-lights...


2016 Toyota LandCruiser Prado pricing and specifications
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2016 Toyota LandCruiser Prado pricing and specifications

The updated, 2016 Toyota LandCruiser Prado has arrived on local shores, primed to take on rivals such as the forthcoming, Australian-developed Ford Everest. Headlining the list of changes for the MY16 Toyota Prado is the introduction of a new, downsized 2...


2015 Infiniti QX80 Review
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2015 Infiniti QX80 Review

The Infiniti QX80 polarises like almost nothing else. But is this big-as-a-house luxury SUV a viable cut-price Range Rover?

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$110,900

Suzuki Vitara pricing revealed in competition fine print
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Suzuki Vitara pricing revealed in competition fine print

Pricing for the all-new Suzuki Vitara compact SUV has been revealed in the fine print of a competition on the car maker’s website. The terms of conditions page of Suzuki Australia’s ‘Win a Vitara’ competition explains the prize on offer is a Suzuki Vitara RX4 with an automatic transmission and metallic paint valued at $32,990...


Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid v Range Rover Sport Hybrid: Luxury eco SUV comparison
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Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid v Range Rover Sport Hybrid: Luxury eco SUV comparison

Ask any tourism expert and they’ll tell you that experiencing something that is both luxurious and also ecologically sustainable is big business. You only need search for weekend getaway accommodation and you’ll find you’re bombarded with eco-friendly options that are designed to make you feel like you’re lessening your impact on the environment...


Ssangyong Tivoli under a cloud of uncertainty for Australia
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Ssangyong Tivoli under a cloud of uncertainty for Australia

  The small SUV segment may be booming in Australia, but one potential newcomer – the Ssangyong Tivoli – might not make its way here to be a part of it. The Ssangyong Tivoli slots in below the Korando in the South Korean brand’s product portfolio, playing in a segment where the likes of the Honda HR-V, Mazda CX-3 and Holden Trax have risen to prominence...


Citroen C4 Cactus attracting unprecedented online interest, says brand
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Citroen C4 Cactus attracting unprecedented online interest, says brand

The number of Australians who have registered their interest online for the new Citroen C4 Cactus is “significantly higher” than for any other Peugeot or Citroen model before it, the brand’s communications manager has revealed. Citroen Australia’s Tyson Bowen says the company isn’t counting its chickens, but admits the level of interest in the quirky crossover is exciting in the lead up to its first-quarter 2016 launch...


2016 Citroen C4 Cactus Review
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2016 Citroen C4 Cactus Review

Have you ever wondered what a car would look like if it was designed by a child? I reckon it would look a whole lot like this, the Citroen C4 Cactus and we've come to New Zealand to have a drive before it's launched in Australia before the end of this year. Normally a concept car lives and dies at a motor show, but the C4 Cactus looks almost identical to the concept car that was released...


Citroen C4 Cactus confirmed for Q1 launch with two engines and sub-$30K price
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Citroen C4 Cactus confirmed for Q1 launch with two engines and sub-$30K price

The Citroen C4 Cactus will arrive in Australia in the first quarter of next year, with petrol and diesel drivetrain options both priced beneath $30,000 plus on-road costs. Kicking off the C4 Cactus range will be an 81kW/205Nm 1.2-litre three-cylinder turbocharged petrol model with a five-speed manual transmission, while the range-topping model will get a 68kW/230Nm 1...


Jaguar F-Pace to share chassis tech with F-Type
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Jaguar F-Pace to share chassis tech with F-Type

The all-new Jaguar F-Pace headed for next month’s Frankfurt motor show will incorporate chassis technology developed for the F-Type sports car as the British brand targets “unmatched driver engagement and reward” from its first-ever SUV...


Nissan 370Z replacement could be a crossover - report
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Nissan 370Z replacement could be a crossover - report

The next-generation Nissan Z-car could well be a performance-oriented crossover vehicle, if reports out of England are to be believed. An inside source has told Autocar that the new Nissan Z-car will be a small, sporty crossover vehicle around the size of current Juke...


2016 Hyundai Tucson Active X Review
Rating: 810 /10
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2016 Hyundai Tucson Active X Review

The 2016 Hyundai Tucson is a formidable entry in the medium SUV segment, and the ActiveX could be the bargain of the bunch.

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Ford Everest will compete with Toyota Prado, not Fortuner, local chief claims
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Ford Everest will compete with Toyota Prado, not Fortuner, local chief claims

A pick-up truck (or ute) that has been turned into an SUV – it’s not a new idea in the automotive world. Indeed, the Mitsubishi Challenger, Isuzu MU-X, Holden Colorado 7 and that category's newest arrival – the Toyota Fortuner – are all based on their respective ute siblings (Triton, D-Max, Colorado and HiLux)...