Australia has a long history with utes and naturally as we evolved as a country, there’s a decent mix of ute owners that want a taste of luxury in their vehicles. Cue Mercedes Benz’s new X-Class utes. Available from today, its priced from $45,490 plus on road costs, Mercedes-Benz Vans has...
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    Honda Australia has launched a new variant of the Honda Civic, the VTi-S LUXE sedan bolsters the comfort and style. The Honda Civic VTi-S LUXE adds a selection of new features for a price increase of just $2,000 above the regular VTi-S sedan. The limited time, LUXE edition includes:...
  • Audi’s e-tron Vision GT is actually getting made and it looks fantastic

    This is what race cars should look like. Audi’s e-tron started life as a concept car, but is becoming a reality with the company announcing it’ll feature at Formula E events. There’s an obvious alignment being an all-electric vehicle at an all-electric race, but this looks amazing, the designers...
  • Ford Performance Ranger Raptor pricing announced

    Ford’s Ranger Raptor is the biggest, baddest version of the Aussie-designed Ranger and if you want one, we now know the price tag. On sale later this year, the manufacturer’s list price starts at $74,990. Expect a range of accessories that you’ll be tempted by so, by the time...
  • Genesis reveal Essentia Concept at NYIAS

    Today at the New York International Auto Show,  Genesis unveiled the Essentia Concept, a new car that’s all-electric, high-performance and delivers something they’re calling “Athletic Elegance”. Every auto maker worth a damn is planning an electric future and Hyundai is no different, with their luxury brand Genesis imagining what...
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    BlackBerry and Jaguar Land Rover have announced the 2 companies have entered into a multi-year agreement. This new agreement will see the pair collaborate and develop technology for the next-generation of vehicles. BlackBerry will license its QNX platform and Certicom technology (software and hardware solutions along with over 450 patents)...
  • Ricciardo drifts around Albert Park from the passenger’s seat

    When you’re part of the Red Bull family, there’s inevitably some awesome experiences that come your way. Australia’s own Formula 1 driver, Daniel Ricciardo has just drifted around the Albert Park circuit from the passenger’s seat. His pilot was Red Bull’s drift master Mad Mike Whiddett who destroyed the tyres on his...
  • First autonomous vehicle death raises so many questions

    Yesterday the world changed. The first human, Elaine Herzberg, died as a result of an autonomous vehicle, travelling in autonomous mode. We all kind of knew this day may arrive, but hoped it wouldn’t. Understandably, there’s several investigations underway to determine how this could occur and ultimately who’s at fault....
  • Buying the right SUV for your family’s needs

    My wife and I have 2 cars that are both around 15 years old and its time to update. The primary driver for an update (of at least one of these cars) is the impending arrival of our first child (any day now). We want to ensure we have...
  • Range Rover Sport SVR breaks Tianmen road record

    We typically don’t think of an SUV as a great performer. Usually big, heavy and focused on carrying plenty of people, luggage and caravans, performance is usually well down on the priority list. That’s certainly not the case with the Range Rover Sport SVR. Land Rover’s performance SUV, was...

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