Australian driver Oscar Piastri to test with Renault Formula One team | CarAdvice

Hot off the heels of his Formula Three championship victory, young Aussie driver Oscar Piastri is stepping into an F1 car. Only a month after winning the Formula Three championship, Australian racing car driver Oscar Piastri has been invited to test in a Renault Formula One car. The 19-year-old will Continue Reading

Is the Australian motor show making a comeback? | CarAdvice

The long-standing 4WD and Adventure shows look to fill the void left since 2012 Australian car buyers will once again have an opportunity to look at and sit in a wide range of new four-wheel drives, as automotive companies begin taking a more active role in 4WD shows around the Continue Reading

2021 SsangYong Rexton facelift teased – UPDATE: Australian launch confirmed | CarAdvice

SsangYong’s family SUV is about to debut a more modern look that could win buyers where it has largely failed since its 2018 launch. UPDATE. 3:30pm: The local arm of SsangYong has today confirmed the 2021 SsangYong Rexton facelift will make its Australian debut in the second quarter of 2021. Continue Reading

2020 Tesla Model 3: Price drops by up to $7000, spec upgrade for Australian models | CarAdvice

Tesla’s entry-level electric offering just became more affordable. The price of the Tesla Model 3 has dropped substantially for the Australian market, in line with upgrades to the electric sedan’s interior and exterior design and claimed electric range figures. The base Standard Range Plus model is now priced from $68,425 Continue Reading

Florida joins Australian states in introducing digital driver’s licences | CarAdvice

Motorists in the US state will now be able to store their licence on their mobile phone. The state of Florida will be the first state in the United States to offer motorists the option of a digital driver’s licence from 2021, joining a handful of Australian states that already Continue Reading

2021 GWM Ute: Australian debut confirmed for fourth quarter | CarAdvice

A new ute competitor is on its way to our shores, as Great Wall Motors rebrands itself as GWM. The 2021 GWM Ute is coming to upset one of Australia’s most popular vehicle segments. Great Wall Motors is rebranding as GWM, with the Chinese company announcing its new ute model Continue Reading

2021 Hyundai i30 hatch and sedan: Australian specs surface online, prices likely to rise | CarAdvice

The updated Hyundai i30 has received new looks, while the diesel engine has been dropped from the line-up. The 2021 Hyundai i30 hatch has received its first major facelift locally, with CarAdvice bringing you the first exclusive photo of the new-model i30 Sedan Active for the Australian market. While styling Continue Reading

2021 Hyundai i20 N teased ahead of Australian launch – Sound added! | CarAdvice

The quick and crackly Hyundai i20 N will make its local debut in the first half of 2021. Here’s your first proper look. Just as you’ve settled in to read and watch our first prototype drive of the coming 2021 Hyundai i20 N, a pair of new teaser images have Continue Reading

2021 Audi E-Tron: Five interesting facts for Australian buyers | CarAdvice

As Audi rushes into the Australian electric SUV arena, here are five key takeaways from the E-Tron’s media launch drive Having spent a solid day behind the wheel of the 2021 Audi E-Tron, it’s hard not to be impressed by some of the technical detail that underpins Audi’s new electric Continue Reading

2021 Mini Countryman price and specs: Australian line-up revealed | CarAdvice

Mini’s biggest model gets a facelift, a hybrid boost and a new top-spec trim. 2021 Mini Countryman compact SUV gets a facelift Pricing now kicks off from $44,500 and tops out at $67,818 before on-road costs No more diesel options Bigger battery and longer range for hybrid variant New John Continue Reading