Ford reveals limited-edition MS-RT R120 Transit | CarAdvice

WRC-related firm plans to offer just 30 versions of its modified Ford Transit Connect. Ford’s UK-based modification partner MS-RT has revealed its limited-edition R120. Based on the Ford Transit Connect – Ford’s small van that competes internationally against Volkswagen Caddy, Renault Kangoo and Peugeot Partner – the R120 will be Continue Reading

Toyota reveals Aussie-designed GR Yaris AP4 rally car | CarAdvice

Local effort sees GR Yaris production car transformed for motorsport duties. Toyota Australia has revealed its GR Yaris AP4 rally car. It has been developed and built in-conjunction with factory-backed outfit Neal Bates Motorsport, who competes in the Australian Rally Championship as the Toyota Gazoo Racing Australia rally team. The Continue Reading

Subaru reveals why its 2022 BRZ missed out on turbo power | CarAdvice

The new-generation coupe picks up an respectable 18kW and 37Nm over its predecessor, but Subaru has revealed why it didn’t get the forced-induction many were hoping for. The 2022 Subaru BRZ was officially unveiled last week, but, to the disappointment of many fans, the low-slung sports coupe still doesn’t have Continue Reading

Is this heaven? Porsche reveals unreleased concept cars | CarAdvice

Porsche lifts the curtains to 15 design studies and concepts never before shown to the public. Porsche has launched its ‘Unseen’ series, giving a glimpse into an array of design studies and concept cars created by its designers between 2005 and 2019, but never before revealed to public eyes. A Continue Reading

Mazda reveals inline six engines and mild hybrid four-cylinder engines destined for 2022 Mazda 6 | CarAdvice

48-volt mild hybrid, plug-in hybrid, petrol, diesel and SkyActiv-X versions confirmed for future powertrain strategy. Mazda has used its second quarter financial update (based on the Japanese financial year) to confirm further details of its new inline six-cylinder engine family, offering an image of the new engine range for the Continue Reading

Kids are nagging their parents to buy electric cars, research reveals | CarAdvice

A new report suggests children could be leading an electric revolution. Environmentally conscious kids are influencing their parents’ car buying decisions, according to a new survey commissioned by Peugeot in the UK. The Peugeot study revealed that over half of the children surveyed are urging their parents to be more Continue Reading

RBW reveals MGB inspired EV Classic Roadster

Midlands classic motoring manufacturer RBW EV Classic Cars has revealed the pre-production model of its stylish electric classic roadster, the all electric RBW EV Roadster. Inspired by the MGB Roadster of the 1960s, the RBW EV Roadster takes the classic sports car design and enhances it for the modern world, Continue Reading

Porsche to unveil new 911 GT3 in January, auction reveals | CarAdvice

A post on a website is auctioning a build slot for an upcoming Porsche model, thought to be the new 911 GT3 The 2021 Porsche 911 GT3 is expected to be announced in January, according to information posted in an American charity auction. The Petersen Automotive Museum is giving one Continue Reading

Flashback: Holden dealership goes retro as stripped signage reveals past | CarAdvice

The old Preston Holden building in Melbourne’s outer suburbs has had its signage removed, revealing a bygone era. The site of a former Holden dealership has been returned to its former glory, with stripped signage revealing its past. Preston Motors used the Keilor Road address as its Holden sales centre Continue Reading