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2017 Kia Cerato Sport Hatch Review | Upholds Its Value, Despite Advancing Age

2017 Kia Cerato Sport Hatch Review | Upholds Its Value, Despite Advancing Age

Everyone loves a bargain. Brands like Hyundai and Kia might have given up on the super-cheap driveaway deals of the...

Jul 27, 2017 (2 days ago)
McLaren Preparing Most Focussed Hypercar Car Yet

McLaren Preparing Most Focussed Hypercar Car Yet

Work is already underway on the successor to the McLaren P1, with the British supercar builder preparing its most extrem...

Jul 27, 2017 (2 days ago)
Britain To Ban Petrol And Diesel Cars By 2040

Britain To Ban Petrol And Diesel Cars By 2040

The British government has announced that it will block the sale of new petrol and diesel vehicles by 2040, joining a gr...

Jul 27, 2017 (2 days ago)
ANCAP Slams LDV G10 Over Three-Star Crash Result

ANCAP Slams LDV G10 Over Three-Star Crash Result

Crash testing body, ANCAP (the Australasian New Car Assessment Program) has taken aim at the LDV’s G10 commercial ...

Jul 27, 2017 (2 days ago)
Mercedes-Benz Unveils AMG GT4 Race-Ready Package

Mercedes-Benz Unveils AMG GT4 Race-Ready Package

Wondering what it takes to get your foot in the door of the GT4 racing feeder category? First and foremost you’ll ...

Jul 27, 2017 (2 days ago)
Mazda CX-8 First-Glimpse Teases Seconds Seven-Seat SUV

Mazda CX-8 First-Glimpse Teases Seconds Seven-Seat SUV

Mazda has revealed the exterior of its second family-focused SUV, the Japan-only CX-8. Straddling the divide bet...

Jul 27, 2017 (2 days ago)
2017 Toyota HiLux SR5 TRD Sports Pack Review | Hey Babe, Take A Walk On The Wildtrack

2017 Toyota HiLux SR5 TRD Sports Pack Review | Hey Babe, Take A Walk On The Wildtrack

The Toyota HiLux range doesn’t have an answer for halo-model utes like the Ford Ranger Wildtrack or Holden Colorad...

Jul 27, 2017 (2 days ago)
2018 BMW M4 CS - Price And Features For Australia

2018 BMW M4 CS - Price And Features For Australia

BMW will expand its M4 range with a new flagship performance model set to join the Australian line-up before the en...

Jul 27, 2017 (3 days ago)
Evora GT430 is Lotus’ Most Powerful Road Car Yet

Evora GT430 is Lotus’ Most Powerful Road Car Yet

Lotus has peeled back the covers on its most powerful road-going car yet, unveiling the sinister Evora GT430 as a strict...

Jul 27, 2017 (3 days ago)
2018 Jaguar XJ To Add New XJR575 Flagship

2018 Jaguar XJ To Add New XJR575 Flagship

Jaguar has given its range-topping XJ range a refresh for the 2018 model year, adding a new flagship performance hero at...

Jul 26, 2017 (3 days ago)
2018 Suzuki Swift Sport Heading To Frankfurt Motor Show

2018 Suzuki Swift Sport Heading To Frankfurt Motor Show

Suzuki has given fans their first look at the new Swift Sport ahead of its official debut at this year's Frankfurt M...

Jul 26, 2017 (4 days ago)
Ford Fiesta To Take A Siesta? New Model In Doubt For Australia

Ford Fiesta To Take A Siesta? New Model In Doubt For Australia

Declining sales locally in the light car market and shifting logistics for the next Ford Fiesta may see Australia struck...

Jul 26, 2017 (4 days ago)
Lynk & Co 2.0 To Be An SUV Aimed At Young Buyers

Lynk & Co 2.0 To Be An SUV Aimed At Young Buyers

Lynk & Co, the new Geely-owned carmaker out of China is set to unveil its next new model shortly, and the carmaker h...

Jul 25, 2017 (4 days ago)
Recalls - Holden Commodore | Caprice | Ute | Jaguar XJ | Various Mercedes-Benz Models

Recalls - Holden Commodore | Caprice | Ute | Jaguar XJ | Various Mercedes-Benz Models

Holden has recalled its full range of Commodore, Ute, Caprice and Sportwagon model in Australia this week, fitted with t...

Jul 25, 2017 (4 days ago)
Takata Recall - ACCC And Choice Call For More Action In Australia

Takata Recall - ACCC And Choice Call For More Action In Australia

Dangers that sparked the global Takata airbag recall may have seemed a world away for motorists in Australia, but two re...

Jul 25, 2017 (4 days ago)
Next Great Wall Ute To Go Head-To-Head With Ranger, HiLux

Next Great Wall Ute To Go Head-To-Head With Ranger, HiLux

Great Wall Motors, the Chinese automaker best known for its cut-price work utes in Australia, is aiming to turn its repu...

Jul 25, 2017 (4 days ago)
Haval's Growing Pains: Expansion Plans Blocked By Competitors, New Product On The Way

Haval's Growing Pains: Expansion Plans Blocked By Competitors, New Product On The Way

Chinese SUV brand, Haval, may not have worked up a high-profile in Australia yet but not for lack of trying, with t...

Jul 25, 2017 (4 days ago)
2017 Mercedes-AMG C43 Cabriolet Review | All-Rounder Works Best In Drop-Top Form

2017 Mercedes-AMG C43 Cabriolet Review | All-Rounder Works Best In Drop-Top Form

Among the five human senses the 2017 Mercedes-AMG C43 Cabriolet aims to heighten your hearing, sweeten the smells and pe...

Jul 24, 2017 (5 days ago)
2018 Subaru WRX And STI Details Revealed

Subaru WRX And STI Details For 2018 Revealed

Subaru has revealed details of its MY18 WRX and WRX STI models.  The Japanese brand's performance&...

Jul 24, 2017 (5 days ago)
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What’s In A Name? Why X Marks The Spot For Mercedes’ New Ute

For any automobile manufacturer deciding on a model name is nowhere near as simple as it might seem, and choosing the id...

Jul 23, 2017 (6 days ago)