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Hyundai Australia interested in more electric vehicles, potential for Kona EV

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Hyundai Australia interested in more electric vehicles, potential for Kona EV

Hyundai Australia says it would be interested in taking on additional electric vehicles if and when they become available, with the Ioniq EV showing strong demand from the market...

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Hyundai looking for ‘true car enthusiasts’ that appreciate its N cars on merit
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Hyundai looking for ‘true car enthusiasts’ that appreciate its N cars on merit

Hyundai Australia says that no matter how good its upcoming i30 N hot hatch may be, there will be certain elements of the market that will never accept such a vehicle from a Korean brand. Speaking to CarAdvice this week, the brand’s public relations manager, Bill Thomas, admitted the brand is not relying on its limited heritage in the performance space, but rather seeking those that will judge its performance cars on merit...


Mercedes-AMG G63 to be first new-gen G-Class in Oz
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Mercedes-AMG G63 to be first new-gen G-Class in Oz

The upcoming, Mercedes-Benz G-Wagen will launch with the top-spec Mercedes-AMG G63 when it arrives in Australia. With production for Australia set to begin in April–June, the 2018 AMG G-Wagen will arrive in Aussie showrooms around June-July, followed by the G350 diesel later in the year. The upcoming G63 is expected to make use of the same 4...


2018 Hyundai Sonata review
Rating: 7.810 /10
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2018 Hyundai Sonata review

A massive makeover brings about a revitalised Sonata that is now better than ever, particularly in the base spec.

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$30,990 - $45,490

2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 S review
Rating: 8.310 /10
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2018 Mercedes-AMG GLC63 S review

The fastest SUV in its segment sounds as good as it looks.

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$164,900 - $171,900

CarAdvice Ratings V3 Explained
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CarAdvice Ratings V3 Explained

For those of you that read CarAdvice regularly, you’d know that our current 'version 2' rating system dates back to late 2013. Now, after nearly four years, and with the benefit of user feedback, it's time to evolve our strategy once more. Times have changed, and certain criteria for vehicle assessment have changed, too...


Mercedes-Benz: More cooperation needed on autonomous cars
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Mercedes-Benz: More cooperation needed on autonomous cars

Mercedes-Benz says it's continuously evaluating local market requirements for autonomous vehicle development, but it needs the cooperation other manufacturers, along with legislative and government bodies to bring about a driverless future. Speaking to CarAdvice at the GLC63 AMG launch in Germany, local head of communication, David McCarthy, said it would be remiss to think Mercedes could go it alone with it comes to autonomous cars...


Mercedes-Benz EV to launch 2019, amid calls for more government support
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Mercedes-Benz EV to launch 2019, amid calls for more government support

Mercedes-Benz Australia says it will bring its first full-electric vehicle to market in 2019, but it needs the support of the government to justify long-term investment in the requisite local infrastructure. Speaking to CarAdvice the brand’s local head of communication, David McCarthy, said there is a great deal of interest in electric vehicles from Mercedes Australia...


Luxury Car Tax gone by 2019: Mercedes-Benz
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Luxury Car Tax gone by 2019: Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz Australia believes that the current framework for a free-trade agreement with the European Union (EU) will finally see the disbanding of the 33 per cent Luxury Car Tax (LCT), starting in 2019. Speaking to CarAdvice in Germany, brand’s Australian head of communication, David McCarthy, said there is a general belief that it's just a matter of time before the tax is nixed...


Mercedes-AMG to set sales record in 2017
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Mercedes-AMG to set sales record in 2017

German performance brand Mercedes-AMG is set to have its best sales year on record in Australia by the end of 2017, on the back of an ever-expanding range and our market’s continued desire to own high performance European vehicles...


Mercedes-AMG: GLC63 SUV could outsell C63
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Mercedes-AMG: GLC63 SUV could outsell C63

Mercedes-AMG Australia says the soon to arrive high-performance GLC63 S SUV could outsell the traditional brand favourite, the C63 S, as the market continues its trend towards SUVs and pickups. Speaking to CarAdvice at the international launch of the GLC63 S this week, the German brand’s senior manager of public relations, David McCarthy, admitted the GLC and GLC63 will likely outsell the C-Class equivalents in due time...


2018 Lamborghini Aventador S review
Rating: 1010 /10
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2018 Lamborghini Aventador S review

Never before has a car made us so happy and yet so scared all at once. Meet the fearsome Lamborghini Aventador S.


Mazda sticking with diesels
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Mazda sticking with diesels

Mazda, the Japanese brand that has bet its powertrain future on the continuation of the internal combustion engine for the medium to long-term, has also acknowledged that work on its SkyActiv D turbo-diesel engines will continue for years to come...


Mazda: RX-9 not coming in 2020
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Mazda: RX-9 not coming in 2020

Mazda says it’s already too late to introduce a rotary sports car to celebrate its 100 year anniversary, as it seeks to firm up its financials before it dives head first into a halo product. Speaking to CarAdvice at the Tokyo motor show this week, Mazda’s director and senior managing executive officer of R&D, Kiyoshi Fujiwara, confirmed the reported 2020 timeline of the next-generation rotary sports car, first previewed by the RX-Vision in Tokyo two years ago, is now unlikely...


Mazda Kai Concept previews 2019 Mazda 3
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Mazda Kai Concept previews 2019 Mazda 3

Mazda has used the Tokyo motor show to unveil a preview of what will become the next-generation Mazda 3. The brand has further evolved its 'Kodo' design language in the creation of the compact hatchback concept, which it says will herald a new generation of Mazda...