Land Rover Discovery Sport:
here in May .....
Recent new car releases ..... here
Upcoming new car releases ..... here
Lexus RX: new generation for 2016
Toyota HiAce: now updated
Toyota Coaster: now updated
CLA-Class Shooting Brake due in June
Luxury from Avida: the Menindee LKS
V8 Performance: the Lexus way
The return of the Sandman
Jaguar XF revealed during London stunt
Toyota Prius C now priced from $22,990*
Surprise convertible from Range Rover
Land Rover Discovery Sport release imminent
Prices to begin at $53,300* (TD4 SE manual); Deliveries commence 1st May
2015; Bold and progressive design defines the new Discovery range of vehicles; Room for seven occupants, in 2+1 rows; New
multi-link rear suspension for superior on-road agility and off-road ability; Roomy and versatile cabin with a compact
exterior footprint .....
Lexus RX: new generation debuts
The fourth generation RX features a redesigned, luxurious interior
wrapped in a bold and chiselled body with Lexus-first styling cues. It combines the dynamic new look with
exceptional on-road performance and new safety technologies, including the new Lexus Safety System+ .....
Toyota HiAce revised
Toyota's renowned HiAce range has taken a substantial step
forward with a more powerful yet more efficient petrol engine, the introduction of two new variants including a
five-seat crew van, and the adoption of expanded safety, comfort and convenience features .....
Holden Spark for 2016
Ian Butler, Holden Director of Vehicle Performance, said the Holden
engineering team had been involved in the development of the car. “Even though this is a truly global car our
engineers have been working hard to tailor the vehicle to ensure it resonates with our customers in Australia,”
Mr. Butler said .....
Dodge Journey Blacktop Edition
Based on the range topping R/T variant, the Journey Blacktop Edition
features black exterior elements such as gloss black exterior mirrors, front fascia, headlight housings and the Dodge
split crosshair grille. Continuing the theme and complementing the exterior highlights are 19-inch alloy wheels .....
Ford Focus ST: release imminent
New chassis control technologies combined with a re-tuned
suspension; SYNC connectivity system with high-resolution 8-inch colour touch screen; New driver assistance
Technology Pack available as an option; Pricing* from $38,990* .....
April Fools Day jokes from UK car companies
Tricksters will always try a prank on the morning of 1st April -
commonly known as April Fools Day. Would you fall for this year's efforts in the UK? BMW, Nissan, Vauxhall and
Volkswagen each tried to 'pull the leg' of the usual suspects this year! Just what did Justin Trafik, Dr. Uwe
Gotobekidin, Pieter Bred, Dr. Avin A’laf and April Fulls have to say? Read all about it! .....
Mercedes-AMG C 63 S prices announced
The Mercedes-AMG C 63 S is powered by a 4.0-litre V8 biturbo engine closely
related to the power unit that provides breath-taking propulsion in the Mercedes-AMG GT S. Producing a staggering 375 kW of
power, the C 63 S has a fuel consumption rating of 8.6 litres per 100 kilometres (combined cycle) .....
Kia Novo Concept Car
Modern, coupé-inspired 4-door design for Kia’s latest concept;
Minimalist interior design with high-tech features; Powered by 1.6-litre turbo GDI engine matched with a new
seven-speed DCT; Hints at the design direction for Kia’s next-generation compact cars .....
Volkswagen Beetle Concept Cars
At the New York Motor Show, which began last week, Volkswagen revealed
four new versions of the Beetle: these comprise two coupe and two cabriolet concepts which further extend the line-up .....
Hyundai ix35 Fuel Cell in Australia
World-leading ix35 zero-emissions Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle (FCEV) runs
on hydrogen, burns no fuel and emits nothing but water vapour from its exhaust – range and refuelling time similar to that
of a normal petrol-powered car; The next generation of Hyundai’s FCEV is targeted for introduction by 2018 .....
Toyota Coaster updated
Toyota has focused on expanding safety and driver appeal with a
number of improvements to the Coaster bus range. All three Coaster variants now come standard with a reversing
camera and three-point seatbelts for all 21 seats .....
Mercedes-Benz CLA Shooting Brake prices confirmed
With four variants for the Australian market, the CLA Shooting Brake combines
innovative design with dynamic driving capabilities, to leave a lasting impression. Prices will commence at $52,400* .....
Avida Menindee LKS motor home
No one can argue that the Menindee LKS doesn’t offer an extensive
range of standard features both inside and out, such as the large outdoor LCD television (one of three on-board),
an automatic satellite dish, solar panels, washing machine, electric entry steps, towbar, BBQ gas fitting, internal
and external shower and the luxury of being able to press a button and the electric awning opens up all
accentuating the motor homing experience .....
Lexus RC F Coupe released
RC F coupe is the third Lexus to wear the F badge, following the
launch of the IS F in Australia in 2008 and the LFA super car. F models are built for drivers to immerse themselves
in pure driving pleasure and satisfying performance when driving on public roads. RC F achieves this with a V8
engine producing 351kW and 530Nm .....
Koenigsegg Agera RS
With focus on track aptitude, the RS utilises advanced technology from
the One:1 programme while maintaining all the features and functionalities of previous S and R models .....
Market for mid-size pick-up trucks primed for the first
ute from Mercedes-Benz; Mercedes-Benz to enter the high-volume mid-size segment before the end of decade;
Main markets include Australia .....
Holden Sandman returns
Sandman Special Edition is derived from the VF Commodore SV6
and the sporty SS-V, and will be available as a ute and Sportwagon. Whilst the new Sandman is much more advanced than
its predecessor it retains the instantly recognisable surf livery and the groovy, orange shagpile floor rug as
an additional accessory .....
Citroen C4 Cactus confirmed for Australia
Citroen C4 Cactus will bring with it a bold design and innovative
features including Airbump technology, magic wash and a roof mounted airbag .....
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