Post-coronavirus car care: 14 checks you should do before a road trip

Even the most avid drivers have probably spent a fair amount of time off the roads these past few months, with mandatory lockdowns leaving us all with nowhere to go except the local supermarket. While our project cars might have gotten plenty of love, our actual day-to-day cars may have Continue Reading

Million-dollar Holden Monaro sells for $715,000 | CarAdvice

One of the most collectible Holden race cars of all time was expected to fetch $1 million, but sold over the weekend for a still respectable $715,000 to an anonymous buyer. A classic Holden Monaro has sold at auction over the weekend for $715,000 – short of the expected $1 Continue Reading

Clamp down on personalised plates that promote speed | CarAdvice

Authorities are clamping down on personalised plates, after reports of some examples being cancelled and other applications denied. State transport authorities are starting to clamp down on personalised number plates that could be interpreted as being offensive or promoting speed. A Facebook user this week claimed he was knocked back Continue Reading

Aston Martin AMB 001 motorcycle begins testing | CarAdvice

The British luxury brand’s first motorcycle has begun track testing. Normally we cover vehicles with four tyres and a steering wheel here at CarAdvice, but when iconic British car maker Aston Martin begins testing of the AMB 001 – its first ever motorcycle – you tend to make an exception. Continue Reading

Nissan Australia says car market is looking up, despite tough start to 2020 | CarAdvice

Nissan says it is already starting to see signs of recovery, despite the industry going through two of the worst sales months in 30 years. The boss of Nissan Australia is confident the new-car market will recover quicker than expected in the wake of the coronavirus crisis – once production Continue Reading

2020 Subaru XV Hybrid review | CarAdvice

Looking for a deal on this car? Chat to us now Subaru joins the hybrid party with its small SUV. So how does the 2020 Subaru XV Hybrid stack up? Pros and Cons Pros Hybrid power offers improved performance Nice ride and handling Well-resolved interior Cons Hybrid gains are negligible Continue Reading

2020 Porsche 718 Spyder review | CarAdvice

Looking for a deal on this car? Chat to us now Porsche’s love letter to driving enthusiasts is signed with a high-revving atmo engine and a manual transmission. Pros and Cons Pros Slick, mechanical-feeling gearshift Playful but user-friendly rear end A reminder of everything that’s great about NA engines Cons Continue Reading