PLUS: Racing driver Andrew Jones, i30 N hot lap, and Abarth 595 Competizione review!
- shares

This week, we're broadcasting from our hot hatch mega test at Winton Motor Raceway with Mandy Turner, Curt Dupriez, and Kez Casey.

In car news, the 2019 Ford Focus has been teased ahead of its April 10 reveal, a manual is on the cards for the Genesis G70 in right-hand drive markets, and the Toyota 86 Racing Series gets extended until 2020.

Also, the Volkswagen Amarok V6 gets a power boost, the Mercedes-AMG C63 successor is to be hybrid, and Australian Capital Territory proposes sweeping P-Plate changes.

James Wong reviews the red rocket 2018 Abarth 595 Competizione.

Australian racing driver, Andrew Jones joins our hot hatch mega test to perform lap times, and takes Mandy for a hot lap around Winton in the Hyundai i30 N.

He also hangs around to talk about his racing career and joins in with the mega test discussion, to see who performed the best.

Check out the links below to listen in on this episode – and all previous episodes.

Subscribe to the CarAdvice podcast:
iTunes | Pocket Casts (Android, iOS, web) | Omny | Stitcher | TuneIn

You can also view a detailed list and description of episodes at, which you’ll find under ‘Car News’ in the menu at the top of

Catch all of our earlier podcast articles here.

Is there anything you’d like to hear about on the show? Tell us in the comments below.