Toyota Australia orders more GR Yaris and Rallye stock, but deliveries pushed to 2022 | CarAdvice

Toyota Australia is working overtime to get more examples of the highly sought-after GR Yaris and GR Yaris Rallye as hundreds of buyers missed out on the first batch. Toyota Australia has put in an urgent call to Japan for a larger allocation of the GR Yaris and limited-edition GR Continue Reading

VFACTS March 2021: New-car sales results, market recovery slowed by severe stock shortages | CarAdvice

New-car sales continued to rebound in March – for the fifth month in a row – but the numbers could have been higher if dealers could get more stock. Demand for new cars continued their recovery across Australia for the fifth month in a row, with official March results released Continue Reading

2021 Skoda Kamiq 85TSI sales outstrip supply, more stock unlikely before 2022 | CarAdvice

Skoda is having to deal with more delays to the Kamiq small SUV, but it’s for the right reasons this time. The 2021 Skoda Kamiq is about to experience a second delay since the small SUV went on sale locally – this time though, it’s due to sales demand. Skoda Continue Reading

VFACTS February 2021: New-car sales recovery continues despite stock shortages | CarAdvice

New-car sales increased for the fourth month in a row during February 2021, following a historic 31 month decline. Australian new-car sales have surged for the fourth month in a row, despite ongoing stock shortages due to production delays caused by the coronavirus crisis. Official figures released today by the Continue Reading

Tesla stock tumbles, Elon Musk no longer world’s richest person | CarAdvice

The eccentric CEO’s net worth is now estimated at US$182.2 billion. The value of Tesla stock has fallen more than 20 per cent since January, relegating CEO Elon Musk to second place on the international rich list. On 8 January 2020 – less than two months ago – shares in Continue Reading

Tesla stock overtakes Facebook, Elon Musk becomes world’s richest person – report | CarAdvice

The electric car company has surged in Thursday trading, propelling Musk to the top of the rich list. Tesla stock has overtaken Facebook to hit record highs in the US, making founder and CEO Elon Musk the world’s richest person. Tesla shares saw gains of nearly 8 per cent on Continue Reading

2021 Isuzu D-Max X-Terrain price rises amid severe stock shortages | CarAdvice

The flagship of the all-new Isuzu D-Max ute fleet has increased in price to $59,990 drive-away even though the cost of other models in the range remain unchanged.  The Isuzu D-Max X-Terrain ute just got more expensive as of 1 January 2021, with the price increasing by $1000 to $59,990 Continue Reading

Abarth 124 Spider dead in Australia, all stock sold out | CarAdvice

Turbo Italian roadster sees the axe throughout 2020, following poor sales and a hazy future overseas. The Abarth 124 Spider has been cut from the brand’s Australian line-up. Fiat Chrysler Australia has confirmed it has axed the turbocharged Abarth roadster from the local range, a little over four years since Continue Reading

Toyota GR Yaris stock sold out, Australia negotiating for more cars late next year | CarAdvice

The first 1100 examples of the Toyota GR Yaris are sold out, and the company is trying to secure extra production slots for late next year. The Toyota GR Yaris has sold the first allocation of 1100 cars and executives in Australia are now scrambling to secure a new round Continue Reading

GMSV kicks off with fresh Chevrolet Silverado 1500 stock, no price change despite factory backing  | CarAdvice

Prices for the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 pick-up will remain unchanged for the foreseeable future even though General Motors is now supplying vehicles directly – and has side-stepped a costly middle-man. Anyone holding out for a discounted price on a new Chevrolet Silverado 1500 pick-up due to the establishment of General Continue Reading