Car News

McLaren Speedtail gets optional gold badge

Oct 19, 2018

McLaren is giving the lucky 106 buyers of the upcoming Speedtail the chance to further customise their vehicles, with the addition of a gold badge for the front and rear. Yep, McLaren is going down...

2019 Ford Ranger deliveries delayed, potential weld defect

Oct 19, 2018

Ford Australia is having to postpone the delivery of some 2019 Ford Ranger and Everest vehicles due to a potential build defect to do with the driveline. PerformanceDrive understands some dealers are withholding delivery of...

Is this the 2019 Ford Shelby Mustang GT500?

Oct 19, 2018

Could this be the all-new 2019 Ford Shelby Mustang GT500? This image has just surfaced on social media purporting to reveal the new model well ahead of its debut set for January at the Detroit...

Peugeot to launch electric sports cars, starting 2020

Oct 19, 2018

Peugeot is planning to launch a range of electric sports cars from 2020, concentrating its resources on the project and thus withdrawing from the WRX rally championship at the end of the 2018 season. This...

2019 Holden Acadia now on sale from $42,990

Oct 19, 2018

Holden has announced pricing and specs for the new Holden Acadia, which has just hit showrooms and is available now for a test drive. The Holden Acadia is the brand’s new large 7-seat SUV. It’s...

Jaguar XE drifts 1000m helix pattern in the sand (video)

Oct 18, 2018

Jaguar has put together a unique stunt using the new Jaguar XE 300 Sport and XE SV Project 8. The two cars were used to create a huge, 1km-long helix pattern on a beach in...

Skoda Kodiaq GT unveiled, new coupe SUV for China

Oct 18, 2018

Following up from the teaser sketches earlier in the week, Skoda has now unveiled its new Kodiaq GT four-door coupe SUV. It has been conjured up for the Chinese market. This is Skoda’s first coupe-like...

All-new 2019 Mazda3 previewed, debuts in November (video)

Oct 17, 2018

It looks like Mazda is planning to unveil the all-new 2019 Mazda3 next month. A sneaky teaser has just been sent out showing glimpses of the body. Mazda hasn’t said much about the teaser, simply...

2019 BMW X7 unveiled as new flagship SUV

Oct 17, 2018

Welcome to the biggest, most luxurious SUV BMW has ever conceived. It’s called the BMW X7, and it has just been unveiled as the company’s new flagship X series. Starting with the power sources, buyers...

Audi fined $1.3 billion for V6, V8 diesel emissions violations

Oct 16, 2018

In another big blow to Volkswagen Group and its finances, Audi has just been slapped with a whopping 800-million-euro fine (about AU$1.3 billion). It was handed out by German prosecutors for emissions-related issues with its...

2019 Ford Mustang EcoBoost now on sale in Australia

Oct 16, 2018

Following the introduction of the 2019 Ford Mustang GT with its V8 engine, fans might be interested to hear the new turbocharged four-cylinder version is now available. The four-cylinder Mustang might not be the most...

2019 Porsche Panamera GTS revealed, on sale in Australia

Oct 16, 2018

Following in the footsteps of other Porsche models, the German marque has now unveiled the new, 2019 Porsche Panamera GTS variant. And for the first time, it’s being offered in Sport Turismo wagon form. The...

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