Diesel

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...

2020 Audi A6 Allroad-front

2020 Audi A6 Allroad now on sale in Australia

May 29, 2020

Audi Australia is announcing the new 2020 A6 Allroad 45 TDI, which carries on the Allroad tradition by promising sheer versatility and practicality, wrapped up in a premium package. It comes in as the only...

2021 BMW 5 Series-sedan and Touring wagon

2021 BMW 5 Series revealed with 48V mild hybrid tech

May 27, 2020

As promised, the 2021 BMW 5 Series facelift has been revealed today. It introduces 48V mild hybrid tech for almost the entire range, revised styling, and some added tech inside. Some variants also receive a...

Last HSV Colorado SportsCat production

Last HSV Colorado SportsCat rolls off production line

May 25, 2020

The last ever HSV Colorado SportsCat has rolled off the production line in Melbourne, following a stint of just over two years on the market. The ute is very likely to be the last-ever vehicle...

2020 Toyota Granvia VX review (video)

May 09, 2020

Who could possibly forget their great aunty Jane’s humble old Toyota Tarago in the ’80s and ’90s? Sadly, that nameplate, and probably that exact van, has been put to rest. The good news is that...

2020 Audi Q8 50 TDI quattro

2020 Audi Q8 “50 TDI” variant added to Australian range

May 08, 2020

A powerful new diesel version of the 2020 Audi Q8 has arrived in Australia, adopting the 50 TDI badge. It joins the existing 55 TFSI petrol in the large premium SUV market. The Q8 is...

2020 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon diesel review (video)

May 01, 2020

Here at PerformanceDrive we look forward to reviewing unique cars. Sure, the Corollas and CX-5s of the industry are great all-rounders that suit a wide variety of buyers. But it’s the creative and exciting stuff...

2021 Toyota HiLux revealed with brochure-high grade

2021 Toyota HiLux revealed in leaked brochure images

Apr 24, 2020

Images purporting to show the 2021 Toyota HiLux facelift have surfaced online, potentially revealing the new-look design and some of the features. The images were sent to us by Milele Motors, an international exporter of...

2020 Mitsubishi Express van

2020 Mitsubishi Express van on sale in Australia in July

Apr 22, 2020

The trusty Mitsubishi Express van is back. Well, it will be soon, bringing in some interesting new engine options and some impressive specs for Mitsubishi’s commercial vehicle range. Mitsubishi Australia last offered the Express van...

2021 Audi A3 sedan

2021 Audi A3 Sedan revealed, looks as stunning as ever

Apr 21, 2020

Audi has unveiled the all-new 2021 Audi A3 sedan following the debut of the muscular 2021 A3 Sportback last month. The sedan is now in its second generation and comes packed with more technology than...

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee Night Eagle

2020 Jeep Grand Cherokee range update announced for Australia

Apr 21, 2020

Jeep Australia is announcing what will likely be the last model update for the current-generation Grand Cherokee range before the all-new model comes along, expected some time next year. A whopping nine main variants are...

LDV D90

LDV D90 adds new 2.0L twin-turbo diesel engine option

Apr 16, 2020

LDV is expanding its D90 lineup in Australia, adding a new bi-turbo diesel option to the 7-seat SUV. It is the Chinese parent company’s first in-house designed engine. Called the D20, this is the first...