Hybrid

2018 BMW i8 Roadster & Coupe LCI update now on sale in Australia

Jul 19, 2018

If you’re after a crowd-stopping, fast and very fuel efficient sports car you might be interested to hear BMW Australia is introducing the new i8 Roadster, while also applying some LCI (Life Cycle Impulse) updates...

Lamborghini Aventador V12 hybrid confirmed for successor – report

Jul 17, 2018

Lamborghini’s next range-topping model to replace the Aventador will feature a V12 hybrid powertrain, a report has revealed. The successor to the Huracan will also receive hybrid power. Speaking with Auto Express on the sidelines...

R36 Nissan GT-R to be “fastest super sports car in the world” – report

Jul 16, 2018

Some details of the next-gen ‘R36’ Nissan GT-R are being talked about by the company’s design boss, with a quote circulating that claims the new model will be the “fastest super sports car in the...

MINI Countryman S E ALL4 plug-in hybrid on sale in Australia Q2, 2019

Jul 13, 2018

The plug-in hybrid MINI Countryman S E ALL4 has been confirmed for the Australian market, scheduled to arrive during the second quarter of next year. It will come in as the first hybrid MINI for...

2019 Range Rover Sport update on sale in Australia, arrives Q4

Jul 11, 2018

The impressive and fashionable Range Rover Sport will soon receive some updates in Australia for the 2019 model year, with a new SDV6 diesel engine added and enhanced safety tech increasing its alluring character. Replacing...

Porsche 919 Evo breaks Nurburgring lap record; 5:19.546

Jun 29, 2018

Porsche has done it. Cracked a new world record at the Nurburgring, setting a lap in just 5:19.546 in the Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo. This is the fastest ever lap recorded at the notorious German...

JDM-spec 2019 Toyota Corolla Sport gets turbo option

Jun 28, 2018

You might have seen the surprisingly sporty, TNGA-based 2019 Toyota Corolla. But now the JDM-spec (Japanese Domestic Market) version has been revealed in Corolla Sport fashion. It boasts a turbo engine, available all-wheel drive, and...

2018 Toyota Crown debuts, jumps on TNGA platform

Jun 27, 2018

If you want the biggest, most luxurious and most expensive Toyota passenger car in the world, you need to check out this. It’s the 2018 Toyota Crown, for the Japanese Domestic Market only. This isn’t...

Audi RS Q8 on the way, to adopt Porsche’s 500kW E-Hybrid – report

Jun 26, 2018

We’ve all seen the beaut new Audi Q8 SUV, which is directed at vehicles such as the BMW X6 and Mercedes GLE Coupe. Now we’re hear there’s a range-topping variant on the way packing Porsche’s...

Toyota supercar confirmed, inspired by GR Super Sport concept

Jun 19, 2018

Toyota is planning a supercar. Yes, that’s right. A Toyota supercar. It’ll be inspired by the GR Super Sport Concept, which was shown to the public at the Le Mans endurance motorsport event over the...

2019 Volvo S60 previewed, debuts ‘Polestar Engineered’ option (video)

Jun 15, 2018

The new, 2019 Volvo S60 will debut next week, and it looks like the range will be topped by a ‘Polestar Engineered’ variant for the first time. A teaser has been sent out on social...

Polestar 1 to make driving debut at Goodwood Festival

Jun 12, 2018

Volvo’s upcoming Polestar 1 plug-in hybrid sports coupe will make its “dynamic” debut (driving debut) at the Goodwood Festival of Speed next month, giving fans an opportunity to see how the car goes for the...

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