PLUS: HSV to Walkinshaw, June VFACTS, $30k family car mega-test and Bullsh*t Spin of the Week!
Broadcasting from nearby Great Ocean Road, at the beachside town of Lorne, join Mandy Turner, Paul Maric, Mike Stevens and Matt Campbell. Find out what we did with the remote-control cars below!
In car news, pricing and specs for the Mercedes-AMG GLC63 S have been released, Volvo's autonomous tech is having trouble detecting kangaroos, Ford Mustang EcoBoost gets a burnout feature in the US (but Australia misses out), and HSV could swap to the Walkinshaw name next year.
Lots happening at Honda, with news that the Civic Type R missed out on an auto gearbox due to its weight, but could the sporty hatch get an all-wheel-drive spinoff? Also, Honda Australia introduces a five-year warranty.
Curt Dupriez and Matt discuss the upcoming $30k family car mega test, and jump in the passenger seat as Matt takes you for a spin around a German track in the Type R.
We reveal what car was featured in Pick the Exhaust as one lucky person wins a CarAdvice prize pack.
Mike Costello talks June's new car sales figures for a record breaking month, plus find out what Bullsh*t Spin of the Week is all about!
Lastly, we introduce Ask the Podcast Panel - listen for the phone number to call and we will answer your questions!
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