Hybrid

2019 BMW 330e revealed; quicker, longer range

Nov 16, 2018

BMW has revealed the new 2019 BMW 330e plug-in hybrid, based on the fresh G20 3 Series. It brings in some new technologies and a sporty ‘XtraBoost’ function. Power continues to come from a 2.0-litre turbo-petrol...

2019 Toyota Corolla ZR Hybrid review (video)

Nov 14, 2018

The number one selling car in the world has just been re-invented for the twelfth time. There is just no stopping the Toyota Corolla when it comes to sales, with nearly 45 million examples sold...

2019 Toyota RAV4 initial Australian specs confirmed

Nov 12, 2018

Some specs and finer details have been confirmed for the 2019 Toyota RAV4 ahead of its local arrival during the second quarter of next year. It will come in as the first Toyota in Australia...

McLaren Speedtail testing begins with first complete prototype

Nov 12, 2018

The first McLaren Speedtail pre-production prototype has been produced and is ready to commence its long testing regime before customer vehicle production commences next year. McLaren dressed the first prototype in a unique ‘Albert’ livery,...

2019 Lexus UX on sale in Australia from $44,450

Nov 05, 2018

Lexus Australia is announcing the all-new Lexus UX compact SUV, coming in as the new entry-level model for the brand aside from the base variant of the CT 200h. Three powertrain options are being launched...

Top 10 best SUVs coming to Australia in 2019-2020

Nov 02, 2018

Thinking of buying a new car? There’s a good chance there’s an SUV somewhere in your shortlist. SUVs are fast-becoming the vehicle style choice, with some carmakers even discontinuing their sedans and instead replacing them...

2019 Lexus CT 200h update announced for UK

Nov 02, 2018

Some updates have been revealed for the introduction of the 2019 Lexus CT 200h in the UK, giving the hybrid luxury hatch yet another refresh. The new model is mainly about equipment and specification updates....

Polestar 1 undergoes first crash tests with carbon fibre body

Nov 01, 2018

Polestar has performed its first run of crash tests of the upcoming Polestar 1 hybrid sports car. This is the first time Volvo has analysed the strength of a carbon fibre body under crash test...

2019 BMW 330e offers increased range, gets ‘XtraBoost’ mode

Oct 29, 2018

We’ve already seen the 2019 BMW 3 Series from when it debuted earlier this month. But after digging deeper into the technical data, we see some interesting information has been confirmed for the 330e iPerformance...

McLaren Speedtail revealed, fastest McLaren ever

Oct 26, 2018

This is it. The new McLaren Speedtail. It has just been unveiled as McLaren’s fastest ever road car, surpassing the legendary McLaren F1 as the new top speed king. And you’d have to agree, it...

Toyota Australia confirms 5 new hybrid models by 2020

Oct 26, 2018

Toyota Australia has confirmed it will launch five new hybrid vehicles by the middle of 2020, kicking off with the first-ever RAV4 hybrid for the local market. The plan comes on the back of strong...

Hyundai Saga concept previews compact electric SUV

Oct 26, 2018

Hyundai is previewing an interesting new concept car called the Hyundai Saga, which will make its debut at the Sao Paulo motor show next month. The concept appears to take the shape of a compact...

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