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What's in a tank of fuel? The cars with the best (and worst) driving range in Australia

While impressive performance, cool technology and a lower pricepoint can all be guiding forces when buying a new car, it's often other elements – like real-world fuel economy – that actually have the greatest effect on your ownership experience. Once you drive away from the dealership, you'll become less preoccupied with those nifty LED tail-lights and more focussed on how many times you have to hit the petrol station in a single week...

2021 Nissan Navara caught undisguised in latest images

The 2021 Nissan Navara has yet again been leaked without camouflage, this time revealing higher model grades for the upcoming ute. These images show a mid-range Navara and give us the best glimpse yet at the range-topping, sportier Navara Warrior variant – the company's Ford Ranger Raptor challenger...

Nissan’s new-model onslaught: 12 new models over three years

Nissan showrooms will be overflowing with new or updated models over the next few years, as it aims to freshen-up its ageing line-up. In addition to the just-released Nissan Juke city SUV and an updated Nissan Leaf electric car (now with more range), dealers have been told an updated Nissan Navara is due in local showrooms early 2021...

'Brand-new' Nissan Skyline R34 GT-R hopes to set new record price

Japanese used vehicle specialist JDM Expo has listed a Nissan R34 Skyline GT-R for sale with just 362km on the odometer. It says the Nissan is in "brand-new condition" and claims the mileage is has been verified. What further adds to allure of this particular R34 Skyline GT-R is both its model and colour...

2021 Nissan Navara facelift spied testing – UPDATE

UPDATE, 15 October 2020: The 2021 Nissan Navara has been caught unmasked! Instagram account @cars_secrets posted photos of what appears to be a base-spec Navara – badged as a Nissan Frontier in parts of the Middle East and South America. Higher grades of the Navara are expected to adopt Nissan's boomerang LED signature headlights, but the car spied here is fitted with halogen units, consistent with entry-level models...

Nissan R34 Skyline GT-R M-Spec Nür sets price record

A new record price has been set for a Nissan R34 GT-R at auction, with a pristine example selling for ¥33,205,000 at auction in Japan, according to according to GTR-Registry.com. That’s the equivalent of AUSD$437,500, US$313,400, £241,900 and €266,600, excluding commission and delivery fees...

Australians continue to gorge themselves on four-wheel-drive SUVs to holiday at home

Australians are preparing to holiday at home next year, with the latest sales figures showing a continued surge in sales of four-wheel-drive wagons. Demand for iconic four-wheel-drives such as the Toyota LandCruiser and Nissan Patrol remained strong in September, bucking the market trend of a 20.5 per cent decline year-to-date...

Buy it now: Rally-ready Nissan GT-R up for grabs

When you think about it, the Nissan GT-R has all the makings of a modern Group B rally car. Given how loose regulations were at the time, the 'anything goes' era of rally legend pretty much provided some basic safety metrics to adhere to, and a minimum permissible weight – then let constructors run free and easy on things like engine size, power, exterior design and materials...

2021 Nissan Leaf e+ with longer range confirmed for Australia

Nissan Australia has confirmed a longer range variant of its Nissan Leaf electric car will join the local line-up in early 2021, with the incoming Leaf e+ set to offer buyers a bigger battery and more power. First unveiled globally in January 2019, the Leaf e+ will expand the Australian Leaf range to two offerings when it joins the sole variant that's been available here since August 2019...

Interview, Alfonso Albaisa: Designing Nissan's new Z car

It reads like a movie. "One of the first cars I recall seeing was as a little kid in Miami, in 1970, 71… That's one of the reasons I fell in love with designing cars." The scene shifts to a young man stepping off a plane, with the caption "20 years later…" (Well, almost...

Around the tracks: An off-road version of the Nissan Z and an electric Defender

When we’re not creating it ourselves, the CarAdvice team spends a lot of time finding and consuming motoring content from all over the world. Here’s a handful of the photos, articles, videos or social media posts that most caught our eye last week. Some of them are brand new, others have been online for a while. Enjoy them – just not too much, okay? 1...