Time Machine Tuesday: 15 January 2019

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People often say “don’t forget where you came from”. Although we’re focused on every new car, every last detail here at CarAdvice, we have an extensive back-catalogue of news stories, lifestyle yarns and reviews.

Here’s a look at what happened on the week of January 15 in years past.

2011 Jaguar XJ prototype spied

Hidden beneath some of the most elaborate camouflage we have ever come across, our spy photographers have captured our first glimpse of the all-new Jaguar XJ saloon.

Given its radical new look, the camouflage is no surprise

Toyota Prius Camper Conversion unveiled at Tokyo Auto Salon

Ever wanted to go camping but always thought camper vans consumed too much fuel? A camper conversion for the Toyota Prius could be your answer.

This was ugly in 2012, and it's ugly today

Ford Ka being eyed for return to Australia

The Ford Ka subcompact city car could return to Australia as part of Ford's import-only future beyond late 2016.

Chalk this one up to good ideas that never reached fruition

Top driving roads around Sydney: Bell, Oberon and Abercrombie River

Compiling a short list of cracking driving roads near Sydney might seem the no-brainer though it comes with more ‘buts’ than a cigarette factory (if you added another ‘t’, of course). Particularly if you throw in the criterion that a good drive is one that can be traversed in one day.

Here are some very good roads near Sydney