Hi there, Tegan Lawson at the CarAdvice.com News with a look at what’s been making headlines this week.
The Great Wall Steed 4x2 petrol dual-cab has been awarded a two-star ANCAP safety rating in a disappointing result for the brand.
Meantime the new Hyundai i30 and Honda Civic received five-star ANCAP safety ratings.
The Volkswagen Golf GTI three-door is returning to Australia. The special edition Golf GTI Performance Edition 1 is set to land here in August.
Volkswagen Group is reportedly looking into selling off Ducati in the wake of Dieselgate.
The all-new Skoda Kodiaq will launch in Australia in a single specification priced at $42,990 before on-road costs.
100 examples of the Subaru Liberty S-Edition will be available in Australia, at a $2000 premium over the 2.5i Premium variant.
LDV is hoping its new T60 ute will help the brand penetrate the Australian market.
The BMW M550d is hiding a three-litre six cylinder diesel engine with quad turbochargers under its bonnet.
Meantime the BMW 530e iPerformance PHEV will arrive in Australia in July.
Mercedes-Benz is launching battery storage systems that store excess solar energy, for homes in the UK. Mercedes-Benz Energy will eventually launch in Australia.
Uber is driving a plan to design and build flying taxis in time for the 2020 World Expo in Dubai.