Gimme old-school dials and switches… PLEASE! | CarAdvice

Is Merc’s move to do away with traditional switchgear a step too far? “We were pushing for the elimination of hard keys because it makes it clean and modern. It’s a completely different thing to operate. As designers we love simplicity.” And thus, Gorden Wagener, chief of design at Daimler, Continue Reading

2021 Mazda 6 price and specs: Sporty GT SP variant joins line-up | CarAdvice

The new turbocharged GT SP replaces the GT in the Mazda 6 range for 2021. 2021 Mazda 6 range updated New turbo GT SP model replaces GT variant Available from March 2021 Priced from $34,590 plus on-road costs to $51,390 plus on-road costs The 2021 Mazda 6 range has been Continue Reading

2022 Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series spied for the first time | CarAdvice

The hotly-rumoured next-generation LandCruiser has been seen road testing, hinting at what we can expect from the new model. The 2022 Toyota 300 Series LandCruiser has been caught on camera testing in Japan. It’s the first time the new-generation LandCruiser has been seen out in the open, with many reports Continue Reading

The Drive Five: The week’s most interesting stories | CarAdvice

Catch up on the best content you might have missed from the Drive homepage. As you might be aware, 2021 marks the year CarAdvice and Drive become one – bringing together both sites’ top-shelf automotive content under the one banner. For you, dear reader, not much will change. We’re still Continue Reading

2020 Bentley Continental GT Convertible recalled due to roof fault | CarAdvice

37 examples recalled for an electric roof that can be activated remotely from, oddly, too far away. Bentley has recalled 37 examples of its Continental GT Convertible in Australia, citing a potential safety risk associated with the electric roof mechanism. The affected vehicles are designated MY2020, and were sold between Continue Reading

2021 Abarth 595 updated, due in Australia second half of this year | CarAdvice

Pocket-sized hot hatch gains new colour and trim options, rally-inspired wheels, optional Beats sound system. The 2021 Abarth 595 has received a mild update in Europe to usher in the new year, adding new trim and equipment options – and it could be in Australian showrooms in the second half Continue Reading

2021 Porsche Boxster 25 Years launched as limited-edition | CarAdvice

A limited-edition variant of the Boxster GTS 4.0 has been launched, 25 years after the mid-engine two-seater sports car went into production. The 2021 Porsche Boxster 25 Years limited-edition variant has been officially unveiled in Europe – ahead of an Australian arrival in April – in celebration of the mid-engined Continue Reading

Bentley appoints ex-Audi man as its new Director of Design | CarAdvice

Andreas Mindt brings more than 25 years of experience to the role, and most recently spearheaded the launch of the Audi e-tron. British brand Bentley – part of the giant Volkswagen Audi Group since 1998 – has appointed Andreas Mindt as its new Director of Design. The former head of Continue Reading

2021 Lexus RX450h Luxury review | CarAdvice

Is 2021 your year to make the step to a hybrid? The Lexus RX450h Luxury makes it a comfortable and easy journey, albeit a rather unexciting one. Pros and Cons Pros The best looking Lexus (aside from LC500) – modern and stylish inside and out Effortless hybrid drivetrain Plenty of Continue Reading

Historic General Motors collection goes to auction in Florida | CarAdvice

The Muscle Car City Museum – with more than 200 exhibits and 80 Chevrolet Corvettes – will close its doors this month, as the historic collection goes to auction. A substantial General Motors collection of extremely rare and sought-after muscle cars is about to go to auction in Florida, USA. Continue Reading