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Nissan Navara Turns Rescue Vehicle For Hannover Commercial Vehicle Show

Nissan Navara Turns Rescue Vehicle For Hannover Commercial Vehicle Show

With the glamour of the Paris Motor Show fast approaching, it’s easy to forget that right now Germany’s IAA ...

Sep 22, 2016 (4 days ago)
MINI Adds John Cooper Works Variant To Clubman Range

MINI Adds John Cooper Works Variant To Clubman Range

The most spacious model to wear MINI’s hallowed John Cooper Works badge has been unveiled in Europe in the form of...

Sep 22, 2016 (4 days ago)
Audi Q2 – On Sale From $41,100 February 2017 | Order Books Open For Stylish FWD and AWD Quattro SUV

Audi Q2 – On Sale From $41,100 February 2017 | Order Books Open For Stylish FWD and AWD Quattro SUV

Audi Australia last night took the wraps off its stylish not-so-small Q2 SUV. And if style is the solitary measure, this...

Sep 22, 2016 (4 days ago)
Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce To Star At Paris Motor Show

Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce To Star At Paris Motor Show

Alfa Romeo has outlined its intentions for the fast-approaching Paris Motor Show, with the midsized Giulia to hog most o...

Sep 21, 2016 (4 days ago)
Honda Jazz Limited Edition Returns For 2016 - Priced From $19,490 Drive-Away

Honda Jazz Limited Edition Returns For 2016 - Priced From $19,490 Drive-Away

Honda has relaunched the Jazz Limited Edition around 12 months after the same model was made available to buyers last ye...

Sep 21, 2016 (5 days ago)
Audi A8 Recalled For Leaking Solenoid Solution

Audi A8 Recalled For Leaking Solenoid Solution

Audi has recalled its A8 luxury car in Australia, due to a potential problem with a gearbox solenoid valve. The carma...

Sep 21, 2016 (5 days ago)
Honda Civic Hatch Revealed In Euro Trim Ahead Of Paris

Honda Civic Hatch Revealed In Euro Trim Ahead Of Paris

Honda’s all-new Civic Hatch has stepped out wearing its European clothes, ahead of its official unveiling at the P...

Sep 21, 2016 (5 days ago)
Ford Mustang Taking The World By Storm | Even Germany Embracing The 'Stang'

Ford Mustang Taking The World By Storm | Even Germany Embracing The 'Stang

The waiting list for Ford’s Mustang pony car in Australia has been well documented; its entire first year all...

Sep 21, 2016 (5 days ago)
Michael Schumacher ‘Cannot Walk’, German Court Hears

Michael Schumacher ‘Cannot Walk’, German Court Hears

The wellbeing of seven-time Formula 1 World Driver’s Champion, Michael Schumacher, has been a closely-guarded secr...

Sep 20, 2016 (5 days ago)
Northern Territory Open Speed Limits Still Available To Carmakers - Gunner

Northern Territory Open Speed Limits Still Available To Carmakers - Gunner

Criticised for his government’s decision to scrap the open speed limit trial in the Northern Territory as a matter...

Sep 20, 2016 (5 days ago)
Aluminium Panels Coming To Next-Gen Jeep Wrangler

Aluminium Panels Coming To Next-Gen Jeep Wrangler

An internal company bulletin from a supplier to Fiat Chrysler has revealed that the next generation Jeep Wrangler will f...

Sep 20, 2016 (6 days ago)
Abarth 124 Spider Specifications Confirmed For Australia

Fiat 124 Spider Abarth Specifications Confirmed For Australia

Fiat’s 124 Spider will soon be in Australian showrooms, available only to local buyers as the up-spec Abarth model...

Sep 20, 2016 (6 days ago)
2017 Audi Q3 Update Brings New S-line Competition Variant

Audi Q3 Update Revealed For 2017 - New S-line Competition Variant

Audi has given its Q3 SUV range a light going-over for the 2017 model-year, with a styling refresh and a new variant amo...

Sep 20, 2016 (6 days ago)
2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country Unveiled - In Australia From Next Year

Volvo V90 Cross Country Unveiled - Paris Motor Show

Following a brief teaser campaign, Volvo has pulled the covers from its all-new V90 Cross Country wagon ahead of the Par...

Sep 20, 2016 (6 days ago)
2016 BMW M4 Competition REVIEW | Faster, But Better Behaved, BMW Tames 'The Bad Boy'

2016 BMW M4 Competition REVIEW, Price, Features | Faster, But Better Behaved, BMW Tames 'The Bad Boy'

TO SAY THE 2016 BMW M4 COMPETITION COUPE ATTEMPTS TO RIGHT THE WRONGS OF THE CURRENT GENERATION MODEL THAT LAUNCHED...

Sep 19, 2016 (7 days ago)
All-New Jeep Compass Breaks Cover

All-New Jeep Compass Breaks Cover

This is the all-new Jeep Compass and this is the vehicle which has Fiat Chrysler Australia rolling-out the red carpet at...

Sep 19, 2016 (7 days ago)
Smile Pedestrians, That Approaching Autonomous Car Has Spotted You

Smile Pedestrians, That Approaching Autonomous Car Has Spotted You - Video

The rush to autonomous motoring isn’t lacking in landmines for car companies, and the mingling of vehicles and ped...

Sep 19, 2016 (7 days ago)
Aston Martin Lifts The Lid On DB11 Volante

Aston Martin Lifts The Lid On DB11 Volante

Aston Martin has offered the first official look at the 2018 DB11 in convertible guise - though the British supercar fir...

Sep 19, 2016 (7 days ago)
Renault Planning Interior “Revolution” For 2018 Clio

Renault Planning Interior “Revolution” For 2018 Clio

With the debut of the current generation Renault Clio in 2012, the french firm introduced its then-new styling direction...

Sep 19, 2016 (7 days ago)
2016 Volkswagen Transporter 340TDI Single Cab Chassis REVIEW - The Liveability Of A Transporter Van, The Tray Of A Small Truck

Volkswagen Transporter REVIEW, Price, Features | 2016 340TDI Single Cab Chassis

THE 2016 VOLKSWAGEN TRANSPORTER 340TDI SINGLE CAB CHASSIS MAY NOT BE THE FIRST VEHICLE THAT COMES TO MIND IF YOU'RE ...

Sep 17, 2016 (9 days ago)