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2020 Skoda Octavia spied inside and out

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2020 Skoda Octavia spied inside and out

Alex Misoyannis • Skoda’s fourth-generation Octavia wagon has been spied testing in Europe, ahead of a likely unveil at the Frankfurt motor show in September...

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Pininfarina readying Battista for European launch
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Pininfarina readying Battista for European launch

Alex Misoyannis • Pininfarina’s first independent model, the Battista, has entered the final stages of testing, ahead of its European market launch in 2020. The famous Italian firm is conducting final tuning on its all-electric hypercar. Work is being done in the wind tunnel, through computer modelling and on the simulator to refine the car’s aero package, minimise drag over the body, and increase cooling...


Toyota Supra orders re-opening on July 17
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Toyota Supra orders re-opening on July 17

Alex Misoyannis • Want to get your hands on a new Toyota Supra, but missed out on the first allocation? Toyota has announced the order books will re-open on July 17 at midday, Melbourne and Sydney time. Just 100 examples of the Japanese sports coupe (and its German heart) will be up for grabs on Wednesday, with customers able to choose between GT and GTS model grades...


2020 BMW 4 Series spied
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2020 BMW 4 Series spied

Alex Misoyannis • BMW’s upcoming competitor to the Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe, the 4 Series, has been spied in transit on a truck in Germany. While most of the coupe’s finer styling details are concealed under swirled camouflage, it’s evident the new 4 Series will adapt the latest 3 Series design language to a more dynamic body style...


2020 Chevrolet Corvette: Steering wheel unveiled ahead of Friday's full reveal
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2020 Chevrolet Corvette: Steering wheel unveiled ahead of Friday's full reveal

Alex Misoyannis • Chevrolet has unveiled the 2020 C8 Corvette’s steering wheel, ahead of the car’s full debut on Friday. Only a single image was released by the American carmaker, but there are a number of details that can be gleaned. The wheel is a two-spoke unit – a rare sight among cars today – with a squared-off design Chevrolet claims “enhances visibility and comfort”...


2019 Nissan X-Trail Ti long-term review: 5000km in and counting...

2019 Nissan X-Trail Ti long-term review: 5000km in and counting...

Having now racked up just over 5000km, it’s time to check back in with my thoughts and experiences with Nissan’s top-selling SUV.

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CarAdvice Community Approved Tester Program: Finalists selected, stay tuned for more!
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CarAdvice Community Approved Tester Program: Finalists selected, stay tuned for more!

UPDATE: CAT's out of the bag! A big thank you to everybody who took the time to submit an application to our Community Approved Tester program. With hundreds of awesome applications it was a tough job for our judges, but we now have our finalists. We’ll introduce them to you very soon...


Audi's new five-year service plans detailed
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Audi's new five-year service plans detailed

Sponsored by Audi German luxury car maker Audi has extended its official maintenance-program packages from three to five years – saving owners approximately 30 per cent compared with the cost of individual annual services for the same timespan...


How the iconic Ford Mustang almost became the unthinkable...

How the iconic Ford Mustang almost became the unthinkable...

17 April, 1964 was a momentous day for the automotive world. On that day, at the World’s Fair in New York, Ford unveiled the first-generation Mustang. Thanks to its rear-wheel-drive layout and range of potent inline-six and V8 engines, Ford’s two-door offered true sports car performance for family car money. It proved a hit with American consumers, with 1...


2019 Lexus RC F, RC F Track Edition review

2019 Lexus RC F, RC F Track Edition review

The Lexus RC F is back with a whole host of updates for 2019, making it lighter, nimbler and better looking than ever. By adding a Track Edition to the line-up, Lexus has definitely created some buzz for the luxury V8 coupe.

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2020 Lincoln Corsair unveiled
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2020 Lincoln Corsair unveiled

Alex Misoyannis • Lincoln has taken the wraps off its all-new Corsair SUV at the New York motor show, with its sights set on the Mercedes-Benz GLC and BMW X3.  The MKC replacement will also go head-to-head with the Cadillac XT4 in its home market. Visually, the Corsair looks like a miniature version of the Aviator, Nautilus and Navigator...


Toyota Supra: A short history

Toyota Supra: A short history

In the final months of 2019, Toyota is scheduled to launch the all-new Supra in Australia. With rear-wheel-drive and a BMW-sourced straight-six power under the bonnet, it will revive a storied nameplate that has been dormant for over 15 years. But where did it all start? How did the Supra become the legend that it is today? Wind the clock back to 1977...


2019 Cadillac CT5 detailed
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2019 Cadillac CT5 detailed

Alex Misoyannis • Cadillac has this week released technical details and additional photos of its upcoming CT5 sedan to coincide with its debut at the New York motor show. Initial photos of the sedan were released last month, but this is our first good look at its cabin, and the first concrete details we've seen about its size and technology...


2019 BMW 7 Series pricing and specs
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2019 BMW 7 Series pricing and specs

Alex Misoyannis • BMW has announced pricing and specs for the facelifted 2019 7 Series, ahead of its Australian launch in June. In addition to the LCI updates – Life Cycle Impulse, BMW speak for facelift – the entire range has been simplified and receives price cuts between $8,000 and $40,000. Opening the range is the sole diesel-powered variant, the 730d...


2020 Mini Clubman revealed: Australian launch due fourth quarter
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2020 Mini Clubman revealed: Australian launch due fourth quarter

Alex Misoyannis • Mini has unveiled a mid-life facelift for its compact Clubman wagon. Changes over the outgoing model are subtle and mainly lie in the aesthetics department. Up front there’s a revised grille with longer horizontal slats, flanked by optional matrix LED headlights and all-new LED fog lights...