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Confirmed: Hyundai Palisade on sale in Australia Q4 2020 (video)

Jun 26, 2020

Hyundai Australia has confirmed the Palisade will go on sale locally during the fourth quarter of this year. The confirmation was announced during a media presentation this week. The Palisade was originally unveiled in late...

2020 Toyota HiLux SR5 review

Jun 24, 2020

Australian drivers expect more than ever before from car manufacturers. Look at the humble ute, for instance. Gone are the days where it’s primary purpose is to exist as a reliable tool for tradies. Nowadays,...

2020 BMW 8 Series Golden Thunder Edition - 2

BMW 8 Series Golden Thunder Edition announced

Jun 22, 2020

The mega BMW 8 Series has only been on the market for a little while but BMW is already spicing up the nameplate with this. The 8 Series Golden Thunder Edition, available for all body...

2021 Mazda BT-50 - Australia

2021 Mazda BT-50 revealed; smaller, more advanced tech, less power/torque

Jun 17, 2020

This is the 2021 Mazda BT-50, which has just been unveiled today. As previewed last week, this is a major model change, switching from a Ford Ranger platform and powertrain to the upcoming Isuzu D-Max...

2020 Jeep Compass S-Limited

MY2020 Jeep Compass announced for Australia, Night Eagle added

Jun 12, 2020

If you’re in the market for a new small SUV, the MY2020 Jeep Compass has been announced for Australia this week, bringing in some new variants and updated tech. This is the first major update...

2021 Alpina B5 Biturbo

2021 Alpina B5 facelift debuts, even more power

Jun 11, 2020

Following the debut of the 2021 BMW 5 Series LCI facelift a couple of weeks ago, tuner and manufacturer Alpina has now unveiled an update for the 2021 Alpina B5 and D5 S range. First...

2021 Mazda BT-50 teaser

2021 Mazda BT-50 previewed, to switch to Isuzu D-Max underpinnings

Jun 10, 2020

Mazda Australia has confirmed “something huge” is coming soon, with all signs pointing to the all-new 2021 Mazda BT-50. This is set to be the first all-new BT-50 since the current-generation model was introduced back...

2021 Toyota Fortuner gets sharpened design, more power

Jun 04, 2020

Coinciding with the reveal of the 2021 Toyota HiLux today, the company has also officially pulled the covers off the platform-sharing 2021 Fortuner seven-seat SUV. It, like the ute, gets the updated 2.8 engine. Specifically,...

Official: 2021 Toyota HiLux, more power for 2.8 turbo-diesel

Jun 04, 2020

The new 2021 Toyota HiLux has just been revealed ahead of its local arrival penned in for August. It, as anticipated, brings more power and torque for the popular 2.8 turbo-diesel, while introducing a freshened...

2021 Toyota HiLux prototype-Fernando Alonso

Toyota confirms new 2.8 engine for 2021 HiLux (video)

Jun 02, 2020

Toyota has sent out a teaser video of the highly-anticipated 2021 HiLux, showing a prototype being thrashed around on a rally stage with race car driver Fernando Alonso behind the wheel. The video was posted...

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BMW ‘30d’ engine adds 48V mild-hybrid tech, more power

Jun 01, 2020

BMW has announced a range of powertrain updates which will roll out from July this year, with 37 model lines set to receive efficiency and performance improvements thanks to the introduction of 48V mild-hybrid technology....

2019 Mazda BT-50 single cab

Mazda Australia announces big savings, available before June 30

Jun 01, 2020

Now could be a great time to buy a new Mazda, with the local arm announcing big savings for some models up until the end of the 2019-2020 financial year. Deals that save up to...