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Kia Announces New Autonomous Vehicle Sub-Brand At CES

Kia Announces New Autonomous Vehicle Sub-Brand At CES

Kia has officially entered the autonomous vehicle ring, announcing at this week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las V...

Jan 7, 2016 (1 month ago)
Faraday Future FFZERO1 Concept Revealed - More Than 746kW

Faraday Future FFZERO1 Concept Revealed - More Than 746kW

You may not have heard of Faraday Future before, but the upstart carmaker is hoping to grab your attention with its new ...

Jan 7, 2016 (1 month ago)
Lexus Teaser Hints At New Performance Model - LC Coupe?

Lexus Teaser Hints At New Performance Model - LC Coupe?

Lexus has promised its fans a “world premiere” for this month’s Detroit Auto Show, and released a sing...

Jan 7, 2016 (1 month ago)
Next Volkswagen Golf To Weigh Less, 242kW GTI Clubsport On The Way?

Next Volkswagen Golf To Weigh Less, 242kW GTI Clubsport On The Way?

While Volkswagen is keeping mum on its plans for the eighth-generation Volkswagen Golf, the rumour mill is already start...

Jan 7, 2016 (1 month ago)
2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV Makes Early Debut At CES

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV Makes Early Debut At CES

General Motors has used this week’s Consumer Electronics Show to unveil its production-ready all-electric&nbs...

Jan 7, 2016 (1 month ago)
Volkswagen BUDD-e Electric Vehicle Concept Unveiled At CES

Volkswagen BUDD-e Electric Vehicle Concept Unveiled At CES

Making its official debut after a series of teaser images, the Volkswagen BUDD-e compact people mover gives a strong clu...

Jan 7, 2016 (1 month ago)
2016 Toyota Fortuner GX Manual Review - Tow, Tow, Tow Your Boat

2016 Toyota Fortuner GX Manual Review - Tow, Tow, Tow Your Boat

TOYOTA DESCRIBES ITS 2016 HiLUX-BASED FORTUNER AS THE "AFFORDABLE" TURBO-DIESEL ALTERNATIV...

Jan 6, 2016 (1 month ago)
Alfa Romeo Giulietta To Go RWD In Next Generation - Report

Alfa Romeo Giulietta To Go RWD In Next Generation - Report

Alfa Romeo has dropped the biggest hint yet that its Giulietta hatch will transition to a rear-wheel-drive pla...

Jan 6, 2016 (1 month ago)
Jeep Renegade Scores $1500-$2500 Price Cut

Jeep Renegade Scores $1500-$2500 Price Cut

Fiat Chrysler has taken an axe to Jeep Renegade pricing for 2016, with price cuts across the range, from $1500 to $2500 ...

Jan 6, 2016 (1 month ago)
New Car Sales 2015 | Toyota Triumphs In A Record Year - Camry Tops December Charts

New Car Sales 2015 | Toyota Triumphs In A Record Year - Camry Tops December Charts

The dust has settled, the numbers are in, and all-new 2015 models are now ‘last year’s cars’. ...

Jan 6, 2016 (1 month ago)
GM To Expand US SUV Line Up - Captiva Replacement Among Them?

GM To Expand US SUV Line Up - Captiva Replacement Among Them?

With global appetite for SUVs showing no signs of slowing down, General Motors is reportedly preparing to capitalise wit...

Jan 6, 2016 (1 month ago)
Rolls Royce Begins Testing Next Generation Aluminium Space Frame Architecture

Rolls Royce Begins Testing Next Generation Aluminium Space Frame Architecture

It’s no secret that a new generation of Rolls-Royce products is on its way, with the luxury automaker already admi...

Jan 6, 2016 (1 month ago)
BMW i Vision Future Interaction Concept Debuts At CES 2016

BMW i Vision Future Interaction Concept Debuts At CES 2016

The user interface of the future has been demonstrated in the BMW i Future Interaction Concept, taking pride of place at...

Jan 6, 2016 (1 month ago)
Toyota Confirms Updated 70 Series For 2016 Launch | Aiming For 5-Star ANCAP Rating

Toyota Confirms Updated 70 Series For 2016 Launch | Aiming For 5-Star ANCAP Rating

News of its impending passing would seem to be greatly exaggerated; Toyota Australia today confirmed that it will be lau...

Jan 6, 2016 (1 month ago)
Toyota To Adopt Ford 'SmartDeviceLink' Connectivity Software - Others Looking To Follow

Toyota To Adopt Ford 'SmartDeviceLink' Connectivity Software - Others Looking To Follow

Ford has confirmed that Japanese carmaker Toyota will switch to Ford’s SmartDeviceLink software platform for its&n...

Jan 5, 2016 (1 month ago)
2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Exterior Design Leaked Ahead Of Official Reveal

2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class Exterior Design Leaked Ahead Of Official Reveal

We've already had a good look at the 2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class' courtesy of official teaser images release...

Jan 5, 2016 (1 month ago)
2016 Nissan 'Kicks' Compact Crossover Confirmed For Production

2016 Nissan 'Kicks' Compact Crossover Confirmed For Production

After making its concept debut in 2014, the Nissan Kicks is set to enter production in 2016, with Latin American markets...

Jan 5, 2016 (1 month ago)
General Motors Bets Big On Autonomous Ride Sharing Future With Lyft

General Motors Bets Big On Autonomous Ride Sharing Future With Lyft

General Motors has announced that it will enter into a US$500 million (A$696 million) strategic alliance with ridesharin...

Jan 5, 2016 (1 month ago)
Jaguar XJ To Be Replaced - New Models Better Than New Variants: Report

Jaguar XJ To Be Replaced - New Models Better Than New Variants: Report

Jaguar is looking to replace its XJ limo with an updated model, and the carmaker believes a greater range of model lines...

Jan 5, 2016 (1 month ago)
US Department Of Justice Files $25 Billion Lawsuit Against Volkswagen

US Department Of Justice Files $25 Billion Lawsuit Against Volkswagen

While the waves of breaking news regarding Volkswagen’s diesel emissions scandal may have slowed slightly, be...

Jan 5, 2016 (1 month ago)