Motoring News

Thu 19 Apr 2018

Ford targets Bathurst gallop in 2018 with 'Commodore killer'

Ford targets Bathurst gallop in 2018 with 'Commodore killer'

Mustangs could be flying around Mount Panorama in just six months with Ryan Story revealing the new Supercar may be ready for this year’s Bathurst 1000.

Electric vehicles affordable in three years: Kia

Electric vehicles affordable in three years: Kia

Korean maker says it’s not interested in selling hybrids because they are an “interim measure”.

New road rules baffle Australia's drivers

New road rules baffle Australia's drivers

DRIVERS have this week been subjected to a brand new manoeuvre in a bid to reduce traffic congestion. It’s baffling many.

REVIEW: Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross looks faster than reality

REVIEW: Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross looks faster than reality

Exciting all-new Eclipse Cross to line-up offers some much-needed spunk to Mitsubishi.

Wed 18 Apr 2018

Musk admits Tesla’s biggest mistake

Musk admits Tesla’s biggest mistake

ELON Musk thinks robots are set to run the world but his own are proving more difficult than he imagined.

2018 Toyota HiLux with a Mercedes price tag

2018 Toyota HiLux with a Mercedes price tag

TOYOTA has released three new HiLux models to tempt tradies who like to stand out from the work site crowd.

Dare to get dirty in a Land Rover Discovery

Dare to get dirty in a Land Rover Discovery

Land Rover’s Discovery takes the brand’s legendary off-road ability and adds the styling and comforts normally found on the more upmarket Range Rovers.

Tue 17 Apr 2018

Ford’s back! Mustang to join Supercars grid in 2019

Ford’s back! Mustang to join Supercars grid in 2019

IT’S official: the Ford Mustang is coming back to the Supercars Championship in 2019. And just as importantly, so is Ford Australia.

Daniel Ricciardo’s desperate plea to Red Bull

Daniel Ricciardo’s desperate plea to Red Bull

After a thrilling win at the Chinese Grand Prix, Daniel Ricciardo has thrown down the challenge to his team.

FIRST DRIVE: Lexus LS limo boast business class on wheels

FIRST DRIVE: Lexus LS limo boast business class on wheels

Japanese brand’s latest limousine spoils occupants with reclining armchairs and a 23-speaker surround-sound audio system.

ROAD TEST: Life after death for Commodore

ROAD TEST: Life after death for Commodore

The homegrown variety might be consigned to a funeral march through used-car yards, but there’s still life in the nameplate.

Mon 16 Apr 2018

Bargains revealed - small car discount war erupts

Bargains revealed - small car discount war erupts

Australia's love affair with SUVs and utes has had an unexpected side-effect, with dealers offering deals to clear stocks of small hatchbacks.

ONE CAR TWO CRITICS: Subaru’s practical performer

ONE CAR TWO CRITICS: Subaru’s practical performer

Subaru’s WRX STI is among the best value, genuine all-round performance cars but it’s practical, too.

Fri 13 Apr 2018

Ute beauty: The tradies’ Mercedes

Ute beauty: The tradies’ Mercedes

One in five new vehicle sales is a ute, the majority of them upper-spec versions. For Mercedes, this is the incentive to build a luxury workhouse

Thu 12 Apr 2018

Order books open for Jaguar's $140k F-Pace SVR

Order books open for Jaguar's $140k F-Pace SVR

With 404kW and 680Nm from its supercharged 5.0-litre engine the new F-Pace SVR does the school run in record time

Road test review: We drive the Haval H9 Ultra SUV

Road test review: We drive the Haval H9 Ultra SUV

The world’s biggest SUV maker is catching up to the rest of the world — and fast.

Wed 11 Apr 2018

Ford about to launch a car that can ‘see’ around corners

Ford about to launch a car that can ‘see’ around corners

World-first technology is coming to the new Ford Focus hatchback, with semi-autonomous driving aids that were once exclusive to luxury cars.

READER QUESTIONS: Some headlights don’t shine in Australia

READER QUESTIONS: Some headlights don’t shine in Australia

Australia’s long distances and poorly lit country roads can present a problem for some imported cars.

Pricing revealed for insanely quick BMW M3 CS

Pricing revealed for insanely quick BMW M3 CS

Track-focussed BMW M3 CS can rip from standstill to 100km/h in 3.9 seconds.

Endurance cyclist claims world record in 24-hour ride

Endurance cyclist claims world record in 24-hour ride

Mercedes-Benz E-Class All-Terrain supports rider to epic world record.

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