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2020 Volkswagen ID Concept - 2016 Paris Motor Show
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2020 Volkswagen ID Concept - 2016 Paris Motor Show

The Volkswagen ID is the future of affordable EV motoring according to VW. Expected to be available in production form by 2020, the ID brings long-range EV power and autonomous technology for an affordable price.


2017 Nissan Micra - 2016 Paris Motor Show
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2017 Nissan Micra - 2016 Paris Motor Show

The new Nissan Micra is a huge step forward for the micro car. Based on the Renault Clio and built in France, the new hatchback is stylish inside and out!


2016 Trakka Trakkadu AT Review: Volkswagen Transporter campervan tested
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2016 Trakka Trakkadu AT Review: Volkswagen Transporter campervan tested

Read the full article here. When is a Volkswagen Transporter van more than just a van? When you can cook, sleep and shower in it! This is the Trakka Trakkadu AT, an Aussie-made conversion that turns the cargo van into a camper. Never heard of Trakka? Well, where have you been? The Aussie company has been around since the 1970s, with Volkswagens being the main stock in trade...


2016 Renault Trafic Review: Long-term report four, farewell
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2016 Renault Trafic Review: Long-term report four, farewell

Read the full review here. After six months of being our video team’s runaround van, our Renault Trafic has made its way back to the French brand’s headquarters. Over its stint with the team the Renault Trafic was used as a support vehicle on shoots, a daily commuter, an object mover, and all the other things you’d expect of a van...


On board with Keiichi Tsuchiya at WTAC 2016
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On board with Keiichi Tsuchiya at WTAC 2016

Read the full article here. Jump on board the Toyota Genuine Parts AE86 for some drift action with the father of modern drifting, the Drift King himself, Keiichi Tsuchiya, as he slides Australian drift veteran Beau Yates’s rebuilt Hachi-Roku around Sydney Motorsport Park for World Time Attack Challenge 2016. Strap in!


2017 LDV G10 Turbo Walkaround
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2017 LDV G10 Turbo Walkaround

Read the full article here. The LDV G10 van is now available with the option of a turbo-diesel engine in Australia. Kicking off at $28,990 drive-away with the six-speed manual ($31,490 auto), the diesel-powered G10 van represents a $3000 increase over the equivalent manual-equipped petrol model.


2016 Land Rover Discovery SDV6 HSE Off-road Review
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2016 Land Rover Discovery SDV6 HSE Off-road Review

Read the full review here. It’s almost time to day goodbye to a legend. First though, we’ve got one last bush bash planned for our long-term 2016 Land Rover Discovery SDV6. As such, we have to slog our way out of the city. The harsh reality for all 4WD fans who live anywhere near a major city in Australia is readily apparent...


CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for November 4, 2016
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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for November 4, 2016

See the full article here. Hi there and welcome to the CarAdvice.com Garage, I’m Tegan Lawson at the News Desk with a look at what’s been making headlines this week. Would you like to join the CarAdvice ranks for a day and help us test some cars? MotorWorld Sydney is your opportunity, so check out the full story on our website to find out all the details...


2016 Holden Cruze SRi Z-Series Hatch Review
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2016 Holden Cruze SRi Z-Series Hatch Review

Read the full article here. Don’t judge a book by its cover. It’s a mantra imparted by generations of mild-mannered grandparents and other learned and worldly individuals, to encourage the younger set to look past what is immediately presented and discover true value beneath. It has been applied to people, environments, media, books (obviously) and in the case of the 2016 Holden Cruze SRi Z-Series, cars...


2017 Holden Astra review
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2017 Holden Astra review

Read the full article here. Apparently this is a big deal – it’s the 2017 Holden Astra, the seventh generation model to bear that nameplate to be sold in Australia. From its early roots as a badge-engineered offshoot of the Nissan Pulsar to the glory days of the late 1990s and early 2000s where the Holden Astra ran second only to the Toyota Corolla in the small car segment with 28,500 sales (in 2001), the new model is, the brand claims, vital...


Mazda MX-5 Generations: NA to ND driven
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Mazda MX-5 Generations: NA to ND driven

Read the full article here. Our own David Zalstein gets the chance to drive all four generations of Mazda MX-5 back-t0-back, spanning 27 years of the world’s best-selling, two-seat convertible sports car.


Jeep 75th Anniversary Flashback
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Jeep 75th Anniversary Flashback

Read the full article here. The Flinders Ranges in South Australia is undoubtedly one of the most stunning regions to visit anywhere on this massive continent at any time of year. Except the vicious middle of summer of course, when even the Prairie Hotel in Parachilna closes down because it is so relentlessly, damned hot...


2017 Holden Trailblazer Review
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2017 Holden Trailblazer Review

Read the full article here. Colorado 7 who? Holden have thrown a major update at its seven-seat, off-road wagon, which includes a name change to Trailblazer. There’s a new face, new interior and a stack of new equipment. Engineers have also dealt with ride, steering, noise and vibration to produce a much better vehicle...


CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for October 28, 2016
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CarAdvice News Desk: the weekly wrap for October 28, 2016

Hi there, Tegan Lawson with you at the CarAdvice News Desk with a look at what’s been making headlines this week. Details of the next-generation 2017 Holden Commodore have been revealed. It will be identical to the Opel Insignia and will retain the Commodore name. Most of the range will have a 2...


2018 Holden Commodore First Look Review
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2018 Holden Commodore First Look Review

Read the full article here. Despite its launch being almost a year-and-a-half away, CarAdvice has been behind the wheel of the 2018 Holden Commodore and can now bring you the full details. Holden allowed CarAdvice, along with a handful of Australian motoring media, into the depths of the company’s design centre to outline the 2018 Holden Commodore, which is due to arrive locally in February 2018...


2017 Volkswagen Tiguan 132TSI Comfortline Review
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2017 Volkswagen Tiguan 132TSI Comfortline Review

Read the full review here. Could this – the 2017 Volkswagen Tiguan 132TSI Comfortline – be the sweet spot in the all-new Volkswagen Tiguan range? Well, it could be – if you’re looking at spending less than $45,000, and you’re after a mid-sized SUV that has more space than most of its rivals, and one of the best cabins of anything at this price point...


2017 BMW 5 Series G30: Australian first-look walkaround
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2017 BMW 5 Series G30: Australian first-look walkaround

Last week, the wraps officially came off the all-new 2017 'G30' 5 Series. Right after, BMW Australia took the extra step of flying two pre-production cars in for an early preview. CarAdvice went in for an exclusive first look, and you can catch our walkaround video above...


2016 Toyota Fortuner GXL V Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Exceed Twin Test
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2016 Toyota Fortuner GXL V Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Exceed Twin Test

Read the full comparison here. These two vehicles are among the most rugged yet family-friendly SUVs on the market: the 2016 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport and the 2016 Toyota Fortuner...


2016 Mazda MX-5 Cup Car Review
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2016 Mazda MX-5 Cup Car Review

Read the full article here. OK, so this is not quite Mazda’s latest generation MX-5 – it’s actually the all-new MX-5 Cup Car, which means it’s a full-blown, left-hand-drive race car complete with racing slicks, FIA approved roll cage and a raft of other race-spec componentry...


2016 Mazda 6 GT Wagon Review
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2016 Mazda 6 GT Wagon Review

Read the full article here. Do European brands, particularly those from Germany, really have sole ownership of the ‘premium car’ tagline? Public consensus notwithstanding, Mazda Australia certainly doesn’t think so, and the Mazda 6 tested here may be the Japanese manufacturer’s finest means of prosecuting its case.