Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series: Is 1 August 2021 the launch date? | CarAdvice

This August will mark the 70th anniversary of Toyota’s heavy duty four-wheel-drive. Will the Toyota LandCruiser 300 Series be revealed on this date? The Toyota LandCruiser is due to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the company’s first heavy-duty off-roader on 1 August 2021 – prompting fresh speculation the all-new 300 Continue Reading

2021 Lexus LS price and specs: Further refinements and more tech | CarAdvice

The luxury limousine from Lexus has been updated to deliver greater comfort, safety, and driving dynamics. 2021 Lexus LS500 and LS500h range arrives Powertrain and suspension improvements for smoother driving Upgraded tech including enhanced safety Prices rise on the update, starting at $195,953 plus on-road costs The updated 2021 Lexus Continue Reading

JobKeeper: Most local car companies unlikely to repay taxpayer handouts | CarAdvice

Last week Toyota Australia announced it will repay $18 million in JobKeeper assistance, however other brands are unlikely to follow. Australia’s biggest car companies are unlikely to follow Toyota’s decision to return millions of dollars in taxpayer-funded JobKeeper payments – and nor are they obliged to – despite a strong Continue Reading

2021 Honda Odyssey price and specs: Facelifted people mover scores new look, price rises up to $5000 | CarAdvice

People mover updated for new year with facelifted exterior, new interior technology – but significant price rises. 2021 Honda Odyssey price and specs detailed People mover gains updated exterior with new fascias, LED lights 8.0-inch touchscreen, 7.0-inch instruments and new steering wheel feature inside Two seven-seat grades, priced from $44,250 Continue Reading

2021 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport price and specs: Large SUV line-up simplified, hit with price rises | CarAdvice

Ute-based family SUV loses GLS five-seater, undergoes equipment reshuffle. 2021 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport range has been revised Five-seat GLS model dropped Adaptive cruise control now standard Priced from $47,490 drive-away to $60,990 drive-away The 2021 Mitsubishi Pajero Sport range has seen a minor reshuffle for 2021, streamlining the line-up and Continue Reading

2021 Nissan Qashqai engine line-up detailed for Europe, Australian options unclear | CarAdvice

Next-generation small SUV to offer mild-hybrid and E-Power series hybrid options in Europe, but Australian potential remains unclear. The upcoming 2021 Nissan Qashqai‘s powertrain range has been detailed for Europe, however it remain unclear which engines will be offered with the next-generation model in Australia. Two powertrains will be offered Continue Reading

2021 Ford F-150 Raptor to offer turbo V6 and supercharged V8 variants, debut February 3 – report | CarAdvice

High-performance pick-up to offer two engines, including Mustang-derived, 500kW-plus bent-eight. The next-generation 2021 Ford F-150 Raptor looks set to be unveiled early next month with a choice of V6 or V8 engines, according to reports out of the US. Rumours have been swirling for months on whether the new F-150 Continue Reading

Corvette sub-brand could launch electric SUV to fight Mustang Mach-E – report | CarAdvice

General Motors could be getting ready to launch a family of Corvette-inspired models, with an electric SUV rumoured to be in the works. General Motors may be getting ready to launch a new sub-brand based on the Corvette. According to a report from business news outlet Bloomberg, sources inside the Continue Reading

Warning: Big fines for hanging a face mask on rear-view mirror while driving | CarAdvice

Hanging a face mask on your car’s rear-view mirror while driving could lead to expensive fines if police determine it blocks your vision of the road. Drivers across Australia are risking hundreds of dollars in fines by dangling face masks on rear-view mirrors. As face masks become mandatory in shopping Continue Reading

2021 Tesla Model 3 Long Range review | CarAdvice

Almost three weeks with Tesla’s mid-range, new-build Model 3 was an eye-opening experience for this first-timer. Pros and Cons Pros The charging process and app interface are both impressively effective and easy to use The all-wheel drive system is competent, especially in wet weather Acceleration is instantaneous and unreal The Continue Reading