Holden dealer negotiations now under ACCC supervision

US car giant General Motors has agreed to “negotiate in good faith” over the compensation offers to dealers for the shutdown of the Holden brand, after intervention by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission. In a media statement issued today, the ACCC said it was “preparing for court action had Continue Reading

Around the tracks: A footballer’s rare Ferrari, a Mustang GT drifts into a creek and a free Batmobile movie | CarAdvice

Plus, an incredibly detailed mini Kia Sorento and a funny reminder from NSW Police. When we’re not creating it ourselves, the CarAdvice team spends a lot of time finding and consuming motoring content from all over the world. Here’s a handful of the photos, articles, videos or social media posts Continue Reading

Jamiroquai front man’s rare BMWs to be auctioned this weekend | CarAdvice

An English auction house believes the Bavarian classics could fetch nearly $500,000. Jay Kay – the lead man of English band Jamiroquai – will have three BMWs from his personal collection go under the hammer in the UK tonight. The BMWs will be part of an auction of 86 rare Continue Reading

General Motors’ million-mile battery is ‘almost there’ | CarAdvice

GM enters a race with Tesla to produce the world’s first million-mile battery pack. US carmaker General Motors has been working on a battery it claims will last for 1 million miles (1.61 million kilometres) of electric car driving – and the technology is “almost there”, according to the company’s Continue Reading

2020 Toyota Fortuner Crusade vs Mitsubishi Pajero Sport – on-road comparison | CarAdvice

Video review: 2020 Toyota Fortuner v Mitsubishi Pajero Sport – on-road comparison Search videos: Make Select a Make Model Select a Model or Bodytype LargeLightMediumMicroPeople MoverPick Up Or Cab Chassis 4×2Pick Up Or Cab Chassis 4×4SmallSportsSUV CompactSUV LargeSUV LuxurySUV MediumSUV SmallSUV Upper LargeTruck 15,001 + GvmTruck 2.5-3.5 GvmTruck 3,501-7,500 GvmTruck Continue Reading

Australia’s most affordable hybrid and electric cars | CarAdvice

Warning: You might just have to adjust your definition of ‘affordable’ first. The list of electric car and hybrid car options in Australia expands with every passing year, but their often prohibitive cost – particularly in the case of EVs – remains a major barrier to their uptake. Hybrid drivetrains Continue Reading

2020 Honda Civic RS hatch review | CarAdvice

Looking for a deal on this car? Chat to us now The Honda Civic RS might just be the pick of the range, but it still has a few compromises. Pros and Cons Pros Style and presence – looks the part Honda Sensing assistance suite is standard Economical and well Continue Reading

Toyota RAV4 recalled for fault in crucial suspension component | CarAdvice

Australia’s second best-selling car is being recalled due to a suspension issue. Toyota Australia has issued a recall of 1552 of its RAV4 SUVs produced between 25 September 2019 and 17 October 2019 due to a crucial suspension component that may fail. The recall affects both petrol and hybrid RAV4s Continue Reading