Category: Car News

ANCAP Tightens Safety Ratings

ANCAP Tightens Safety Ratings

What IS ANCAP: 5 Star safety explained For over 20 years, ANCAP (Australasian New Car Assessment Programme) has been testing new cars for safety and crash performance. ANCAP, and its European counterpart, EuroNCAP, now have identical requirements therefore can share results. That means Australian cars and European cars are judged against the same criteria. Each … Continue reading ANCAP Tightens Safety Ratings

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VOLKSWAGEN ID. R AT NÜRBURGRING NORDSCHLEIFE

VOLKSWAGEN ID. R AT NÜRBURGRING NORDSCHLEIFE

NEW VOLKSWAGEN ID. R MAKES ITS DEBUT AT THE NÜRBURGRING NORDSCHLEIFE The Volkswagen ID. R electric race car makes its world debut today, having been in continuous development following last year’s success at setting the outright record at the 2018 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in Denver, Colorado. The racing flagship of Volkswagen’s future electric … Continue reading VOLKSWAGEN ID. R AT NÜRBURGRING NORDSCHLEIFE

Liberal Electric Car Myths BUSTED

Liberal Electric Car Myths BUSTED

Recently, the government ramped up a campaign making outrageous claims about the Labor plan to push electric cars for the future. The claims are false, or at the very least misleading. Electric cars in general, have vastly superior power and torque compared to a fossil fueled vehicle of a similar size. After the short-sighted Liberal/National … Continue reading Liberal Electric Car Myths BUSTED

3 Series pricing released by BMW Australia

3 Series pricing released by BMW Australia

BMW Group Australia is proud to announce pricing and specification for the all new BMW 3 Series, which goes on-sale in March, 2019. “The BMW 3 Series Sedan has been a stalwart of the brand since its 1975 introduction,” said BMW Group Australia CEO, Vikram Pawah. “It took the notion of a compact sports sedan … Continue reading 3 Series pricing released by BMW Australia

LEXUS makes LC sexier by losing the roof

LEXUS makes LC sexier by losing the roof

LEXUS REVEALS LC CONVERTIBLE CONCEPT Lexus has revealed an open-top concept version of its LC flagship, describing it as an aspirational halo vehicle for the luxury lifestyle brand’s entire vehicle line-up. The new LC Convertible Concept, which receives its world premiere at the Detroit auto show, is an artful reflection of the athletic proportions of … Continue reading LEXUS makes LC sexier by losing the roof

Hyundai’s first Hydrogen NEXO delivery

Hyundai’s first Hydrogen NEXO delivery

Hyundai has delivered its first NEXO fuel cell SUV. A former scientist was eager to add the benefits of this zero-emissions vehicle to his environmentally-friendly lifestyle. Keyes Hyundai in Van Nuys, California, handles the first delivery in the U.S. market Former scientist and chemist from Ventura enhances his environmentally-friendly lifestyle with the zero-emissions, technological flagship … Continue reading Hyundai’s first Hydrogen NEXO delivery

Mitsubishi’s new self-sufficient Solar power Dealership

Mitsubishi’s new self-sufficient Solar power Dealership

Mitsubishi Motors Creates Energy Self-Sufficient Dealership – Installs Large Capacity Panels and Battery Storage at Kyushu Showroom Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) and Kyushu Mitsubishi Motors Sales Co., Ltd. are aiming to create a showroom that uses renewable energy to be self-sufficient – and can even provide a stable supply of power to electric vehicles in … Continue reading Mitsubishi’s new self-sufficient Solar power Dealership

Kia’s Technology at CES 2019

Kia’s Technology at CES 2019

Kia Motors will preview a range of new technologies developed for the post-autonomous driving era at the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) next month. Kia to unveil new in-car tech for the future ‘emotive driving’ era at CES 2019 R.E.A.D. System is the automotive industry’s first technology converging human senses-oriented in-cabin environment control and AI-based … Continue reading Kia’s Technology at CES 2019

Merc’s Newest Entry Level A Class

Merc’s Newest Entry Level A Class

The arrival of the new Mercedes-Benz A 180 model for just $42,300 (MRLP) in February 2019 signals a new starting point for the critically acclaimed A-Class range, which will be further beefed up with the addition of two new variants for the popular A 250 range. The A 180 hatch will be packed with value … Continue reading Merc’s Newest Entry Level A Class

BMW shows new Tech CES 2019 Las Vegas

BMW shows new Tech CES 2019 Las Vegas

At this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, the BMW Group will showcase the future of driving pleasure and the potential of digital connectivity in a variety of different ways. Experience the BMW Vision iNEXT in immersive mixed reality. Talk with the new BMW Intelligent Personal Assistant. See demos of the riderless motorcycle … Continue reading BMW shows new Tech CES 2019 Las Vegas