2021 Toyota GR 86 front bumper revealed in patent filings | CarAdvice

Next-gen coupe’s front bumper leaks, confirming GR 86 name and GR Yaris-inspired design. The front bumper of the upcoming 2021 Toyota GR 86 has leaked in patent images this week, ahead of the model’s anticipated full unveiling in the coming months. Registered design filings lodged with IP Australia reveal the Continue Reading

2021 Hyundai Kona Electric joins NSW Police community liaison fleet | CarAdvice

All-electric SUV joins the ranks at Penrith police station in Sydney for community engagement work. The Hyundai Kona Electric joined the NSW Police fleet this week, becoming the first all-electric vehicle to be employed by Australian law enforcement authorities. Loaned to the NSW Police Force by Hyundai for a 12-month Continue Reading

2021 Honda HR-V RS review | CarAdvice

It might be getting long in the tooth, but a late-life update has added some modern relevance to the Honda HR-V. Pros and Cons Pros Still looks sharp despite nearing the end of its cycle Class-leading cargo area Now with smartphone mirroring Cons Key safety tech should really be standard Continue Reading

Mercedes-AMG burnout gone wrong: Sydney man charged after car catches fire | CarAdvice

Video footage emerges of $170,000 high-performance coupe catching fire after burnout attempt in a quiet suburban street. It was supposed to be a daring burnout in a $170,000 Mercedes-AMG C63 Coupe in front of a crowd in a quiet suburban street in Sydney. However, rather than spinning the rear tyres, Continue Reading

Ford Ranger gets some street cred: UK builds limited-edition road-focused model  | CarAdvice

A Ford Ranger with a focus on handling and grip has been unveiled in the UK, but is unlikely for Australia for now. Ford in the UK has given the Ranger pick-up some extra street cred with a limited edition focused on daily driving. Based on the 2021 Ford Ranger Continue Reading

1971 Alfa Romeo GT Junior auction sets new world record

Online classifieds and auction site Car & Classic has set a new world record for a 1971 Alfa Romeo GT Junior, which has recently sold at auction for £50,000 (0 per cent buyers’ fees). Bidders were drawn to the as-new example that started life in a rust-free Australian climate and Continue Reading

2021 Kia Stonic price and specs revealed online early | CarAdvice

Rival to Mazda CX-3 and Hyundai Venue has arrived early, and with two models initially. 2021 Kia Stonic launched in Australia with two model grades Choice of two engines Plenty of tech and safety gear Priced from $24,990 drive-away The 2021 Kia Stonic has arrived in Australia, offering buyers greater Continue Reading

Israeli company claims fast-charging battery breakthrough – report | CarAdvice

A new type of battery is being readied for mass production, giving electric vehicles the ability to recharge quickly. An electric vehicle (EV) battery capable of five-minute recharges may have been achieved by Israeli company StoreDot. According to The Guardian newspaper, StoreDot claims it’s production-ready EV battery can provide 480km Continue Reading

2021 Nissan Pathfinder teased, February 5 debut confirmed | CarAdvice

New-generation family SUV confirmed for unveiling next month. The 2021 Nissan Pathfinder has been teased individually for the first time, ahead of its full debut on February 5 at 5am AEDT. A microsite launched by Nissan‘s US arm confirms next month’s unveiling for the new-generation family SUV, and provides a Continue Reading

The Classic 2021 to mark multiple automotive anniversaries

The Classic 2021, which returns this summer, will serve up a double dose of automotive anniversaries. Major marque and model milestones have also been added to those already rolled over from last year’s postponed staging of the world’s biggest classic motor racing festival. Kicking off on 30 July until 1 Continue Reading