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Q&A: Affordable small SUVs with self-park systems?

Hi there - my Mum who is closing in on 80 years is wanting to downsize from her mid-2000s Honda CR-V to something more compact - but we are looking for a compact SUV with park assist and all the modern safety tech...

The safest cars for young drivers under $30,000 in Australia

Buying a new car is an exciting yet arduous process – more so when it's your first time jumping through the hoops. While key factors such as style, performance and price are usually top of mind, given that novice drivers are over-represented in fatal crashes – due to a combination of inexperience and older, cheaper and less safe cars – safety should also make the list of priorities...

2021 Skoda Kamiq 85TSI sales outstrip supply, more stock unlikely before 2022

The 2021 Skoda Kamiq is about to experience a second delay since the small SUV went on sale locally – this time though, it's due to sales demand. Skoda says sales of the Kamiq 85TSI will exhaust its current dealer stocks within a matter of weeks, with "little likelihood of re-supply before the end of 2021"...

2021 Skoda Scala and Kamiq 110TSI delayed – UPDATE: Stop-sale lifted, vehicles now on sale

UPDATE, 13 January 2021: Skoda Australia has at last lifted the stop-sale on the Scala hatch and Kamiq Monte Carlo and Limited Edition 110TSI variants, as the software issue causing the vehicles to be delayed has been resolved...

Skoda Kamiq Monte Carlo and Limited Edition delayed: On sale next month

The newest and smallest member of Skoda’s growing SUV family, the Kamiq, has arrived Down Under, but for now it's a single-variant line-up. While the entry-level Kamiq 85TSI is already in dealerships, those wanting the sportier Kamiq Monte Carlo or more premium Kamiq Limited Edition will have to wait a little while longer...

2021 Skoda Kamiq price and specs

Details of the 2021 Skoda Kamiq have been announced for Australia, with deliveries to begin from September 2020. Pricing for the small SUV begins at $26,990 plus on-road costs, with the range-topping Limited Edition variant costing $35,490 plus on-road costs. Buyers will get a choice of three powertrain options: a manual or seven-speed dual-clutch automatic mated to a 1...

2020 Skoda Kamiq GT: China-only coupe SUV revealed

Chinese buyers increasingly want crossovers and they increasingly want Skodas. The Czech brand, therefore, is giving them more of both. Like the Kodiaq GT revealed last year, the Kamiq GT is a coupe crossover version of an existing Skoda and won't be sold here...

2020 Skoda Kamiq GT sketched ahead of November 4 reveal

The Skoda Kamiq GT has been previewed in sketches ahead of its reveal on November 4, giving an early glimpse of the Czech brand's latest model for the Chinese market. If the aesthetic looks familiar, we don't blame you. The Kamiq GT looks almost exactly like the Vision GT concept that previewed it in June, with slight changes to the front bumper insert, wing mirrors, and wheels...

Skoda reveals new digital assistant for Kamiq and Scala, not for Oz

Czech brand Skoda has become the latest manufacturer to offer a Siri-like intelligent in-car assistant, launching a new "Hey, Laura" function for the Kamiq crossover and Scala small car. The online-based voice control system understands natural speech in six languages, according to the Volkswagen Group subsidiary, and forms part of the 'Amundsen' infotainment system that's available for the Kamiq and Scala...

SsangYong Korando, BMW Z4 score five-star Euro NCAP ratings

Euro NCAP has released its latest round of safety ratings this week, with several upcoming models bound for Australia scoring five-star ratings – including the SsangYong Korando and BMW Z4. The Korando is the first model from SsangYong to get a five-star rating, with AEB as standard across the range in Europe...

2020 Skoda Kamiq Monte Carlo revealed

The Skoda Kamiq Monte Carlo has been revealed, bringing sportier styling and equipment to the brand's smallest crossover model – earmarked for the Australian market during the first half of next year. Set to debut at the Frankfurt motor show next week, the Monte Carlo-badged Kamiq picks up a black pack-style treatment for the exterior accents, including the front grille, bumper, side mirrors, roof rails, side sills, rear diffuser, and 'SKODA' lettering on the tailgate...

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