Electric start-up Lordstown Motors to be listed on stock exchange at $2.25 billion | CarAdvice

The company will be publicly listed on the Nasdaq stock market ahead of the launch of its fully-electric pick-up in 2021. Lordstown Motors is set to go public, with the American electric pick-up start-up to be listed on the Nasdaq stock market in late 2020. Following the success stories of Continue Reading

Fan-tastic: A (very) brief history of the 'fan car'

When Gordon Murray Automotive unveiled its gobsmacking GMA T.50 overnight, featuring an innovative aero device, also known as a fan, sticking out the back of the otherwise reasonably conventional looking supercar, it wasn’t the first car to come from the pen of the legendary Gordon Murray to feature the innovation. Continue Reading

Carlos Ghosn safe after home damaged in Beirut explosion – report | CarAdvice

Former Nissan CEO and international fugitive Carlos Ghosn is reportedly safe, but his home has suffered extensive damage. Fugitive and former car company boss Carlos Ghosn and his family are reportedly safe following an explosion in Beirut overnight, but his house was “destroyed” according to Brazilian newspaper O Estado de Continue Reading

SUVs set new record: more than half of all vehicle sales for first time | CarAdvice

Australian car-buying tastes are shifting even closer to the US, with sales of SUVs accounting for more than half of the market for the first time. For the first time in more than 100 years of Australian automotive history, one in every two new vehicles sold is an SUV. Official Continue Reading

VFACTS, July 2020: Toyota RAV4 top seller for first time ever, sales hit 18-year low  | CarAdvice

The new-car market continued to show signs of recovery in July, which was the fourth strongest month of 2020. Australia, we have a new winner: the Toyota RAV4 topped the monthly sales charts for the first time ever in July, as buyers continue to shift towards SUVs and shun passenger Continue Reading

Video: 2020 Nissan Juke v Mazda CX-3 comparison review | CarAdvice

Video: 2020 Nissan Juke v Mazda CX-3 comparison review Search videos: Make Select a Make Model Select a Model or Bodytype LargeLightMediumMicroPeople MoverPick Up Or Cab Chassis 4×2Pick Up Or Cab Chassis 4×4SmallSportsSUV CompactSUV LargeSUV LuxurySUV MediumSUV SmallSUV Upper LargeTruck 15,001 + GvmTruck 2.5-3.5 GvmTruck 3,501-7,500 GvmTruck 7,501-15,000 GvmUpper LargeVan Continue Reading

Next-gen Audi RS models won’t offer multiple powertrain choices – report | CarAdvice

Future Audi RS models will offer a single powertrain option, as electric and PHEV roles to be filled by e-tron GT and 2022 RS4 Future RS-badged Audi products will not offer customers a choice between multiple powertrain choices, according to a new report. The move was confirmed by Audi Sport Continue Reading

2020 Audi Q7 45TDI review | CarAdvice

An overhauled interior and Audi’s latest styling cues keep the Q7 SUV up to date on the outside, and are joined by the mildest of mild hybrid revisions under the skin. Pros and Cons Pros Ideal highway cruiser More spacious third row than key rivals (best kept for the kids, Continue Reading

2021 Hyundai Tucson previewed in new renderings | CarAdvice

Between last year’s stylised Vision T show car and recent spy photos, there’s no great feats of imagination required in guessing at the final design of the new-generation 2021 Hyundai Tucson. That hasn’t stopped us trying, of course, so we’ve again tasked artist Theophilus Chin with crafting an informed but Continue Reading

2021 MG 5 EV wagon: right-hand-drive ready, but ruled out for Australia | CarAdvice

The fully-electric wagon from MG is set to arrive in the UK in late 2020, but there are no plans to introduce the model in Australia. A right-hand-drive version of the 2021 MG 5 EV wagon has been unveiled overseas, with the model expected in UK showrooms in October 2020. Continue Reading