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2021 Land Rover Discovery update to bring hybrid tech – report

Jan 20, 2020

The Land Rover Discovery will go through a mid-life update soon, and according to a European report there is going to be a big advancement in powertrain technology for the iconic, seven-seat off-roader. According to...

2021 Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series to debut in August – report

Jan 17, 2020

Some more rumours are circulating regarding the all-new, 2021 Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series. And the latest of such is that Toyota is apparently planning to unveil the new model, or at least a concept version,...

Genesis GV80 unveiled in full, debuts 3.0 turbo-diesel 6-cylinder

Jan 16, 2020

Following its initial reveal a couple of weeks ago, Genesis has now completely unveiled the all-new Genesis GV80. It comes in as the brand’s first SUV, pitched at the large premium class. The GV80 not...

2020 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport now on sale in Australia

Jan 08, 2020

Following its initial reveal back in July, the new-look, 2020 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport has now landed on Australian shores and is on sale now. Four main variants are available, spanning from the GLX five-seater, GLS...

RAM Trucks Australian production passes 5000-unit milestone

Dec 21, 2019

Production of RAM Trucks in Australia has just surpassed the 5000-unit milestone, following ever-increasing demand and sales of the massive dual-cab utes. Production, or more accurately, reproduction of RAM vehicles in Australia began in 2015,...

Volkswagen fined $125 million, breaching Australian Consumer Law

Dec 20, 2019

You probably thought the VW dieselgate scandal was just about over, right? Wrong. It’s been announced today the Federal Court in Australia has just ordered Volkswagen AG to pay a record AU$125 million fine. The...

BMW X5, X6, X7 receive Lane Change Assistant in Australia

Dec 19, 2019

BMW Australia has announced an enhanced driver assistant technology called Lane Change Assistant for its X5, X6 and X7 models. The technology helps to boost safety via automatically checking the blind-spot during lane changes. Lane...

2020 Nissan Navara N-TREK Warrior now on sale in Australia

Dec 13, 2019

Looking to buy a tough, go-anywhere dual-cab 4×4 ute? You might be interested to hear Nissan Australia has launched its epic Navara N-TREK Warrior, which is a re-engineered ute developed and tested in Australia. Not...

2019 Nissan Navara N-TREK review (video)

Nov 27, 2019

Before Nissan Australia goes all nuts-out with the N-TREK Warrior hardcore 4×4 Navara, the 2019 Navara N-TREK has been introduced as a neat intermediate step. Is it enough to keep buyers tempted? Let’s have a...

Expedition Motor completes ultra-cool Mercedes-Benz 250 GD restoration

Nov 27, 2019

How’s this for the ultimate summer explorer vehicle? It’s the latest project by Expedition Motor Company in the USA, taking a rare 1991 Mercedes-Benz 250 GD two-door and transforming it into a modernised and refurbished...

2019 Holden Colorado Storm & Trailblazer Storm now on sale in Australia

Nov 27, 2019

Holden is introducing two new special edition models jammed-packed with darkened details and extra gear, with announcement of the Colorado Storm and Trailblazer Storm. Back by popular demand, the Colorado Storm is based on the...

2020 BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe revealed, confirmed for Australia

Oct 16, 2019

BMW has unveiled the all-new 2020 BMW 2 Series Gran Coupe, which comes in as the first four-door coupe body style for the 2 Series nameplate. The model line also jumps to the front-drive-based UKL2...