2021 Fiat 500e 3+1 revealed with a tiny rear passenger door | CarAdvice

A new version of the all-electric Fiat 500e has been revealed, this one offering particularly slender passengers a slightly easier way into the glorified parcel shelf behind the front row. The Hyundai Veloster will soon no longer be the only asymmetrical ‘three-door’ car on sale, with the unveiling of the Continue Reading

Peugeot planning ‘sustainable sales growth’ in Australia through electrification | CarAdvice

France’s lion brand sees electrification as its way forward in Australia. Peugeot, through its local distributor Inchcape, is looking to grow sales in Australia by way of a two-stage rollout of plug-in hybrid and electric vehicles. The first step is to launch the all-wheel-drive, plug-in hybrid Peugeot 3008 SUV (below) Continue Reading

Victoria’s automotive industry can now officially reopen | CarAdvice

Finally, some good news for car dealerships in the southern state. New car buyers in metropolitan Melbourne and regional Victoria can now inspect their next vehicle purchase in person, after the state government announced automotive retail would be permitted to reopen after months of closures. From October 28, all automotive Continue Reading

Audi reaffirms its commitment to all-wheel-drive in the electric-car era | CarAdvice

Audi says the shift to electric power won’t bring an end to its all-wheel-drive technology. German car maker Audi has reaffirmed its commitment to all-wheel-drive, even as it pivots with the rest of the car industry to electric power. As Audi celebrates the 40th anniversary of its all-wheel-drive “quattro” system, Continue Reading

Tesla disputes Chinese recall of almost 30,000 cars – report | CarAdvice

Chinese authorities claim the cars are suffering from two suspension faults, but Tesla reportedly disagrees. Tesla has reportedly challenged a recall for almost 30,000 American-made Model X and Model S cars imported into China, disputing claims there is an issue with the vehicles’ suspension and instead blaming the problem on Continue Reading

Takata seatbelt warning: Is the automotive world on the brink of another global recall crisis? | CarAdvice

The US company that took control of Takata in the wake of the global airbag scandal is investigating whether the defunct outfit also misled car makers about the safety of its seatbelts.  The automotive world could be on the brink of another global recall crisis. Takata, the same company responsible Continue Reading

2021 BMW M4 Competition x Kith: Special edition with lifestyle brand | CarAdvice

Just weeks after launching the M4, BMW has already collaborated with New York clothing brand Kith. The 2021 BMW M4 was only recently revealed, but a special edition has already been announced. The German car company has collaborated with New York lifestyle brand Kith to create the BMW M4 Competition Continue Reading

REVISIT: Buying and Modifying a Toyota LandCruiser 79 Series: Part 4 | CarAdvice

Déjà vu! As we move toward the end of the year, and a hope that travel restrictions will ease across the country, many readers have been asking about getting a vehicle prepared for a big trip away – so we felt it was a good time to review the build-up Continue Reading

2021 Audi RS E-Tron GT to get three electric motors and 520kW – report | CarAdvice

The electric flagship from Audi is said to offer more performance than the Porsche on which it’s based. The 2021 Audi RS E-Tron GT will use a tri-electric motor set up, reportedly boasting more than 520kW of power. Despite the E-Tron GT being based on the all-electric Porsche Taycan, it’s Continue Reading

2021 Mitsubishi Triton GSR review | CarAdvice

The Mitsubishi Triton has a new flagship in the range, with three versions of the GSR replacing the GLS Premium. Pros and Cons Pros Sharp price Sporty looks thanks to extensive use of black accents Three tray cover options Advanced safety tech Super Select II Cons Poor wet-weather grip and Continue Reading