25 02, 2019

Mercedes Benz EDQ: New Electric SUV Tests before Release

By |2019-02-25T11:01:05+10:00February 25th, 2019|Car News Misc|0 Comments

Shortly before its market launch, the EQC (combined power consumption: 22.2 kWh/100 km; combined CO2 emissions: 0 g/km, provisional figures) is undergoing final tests in Sweden's snowy landscapes. During these further winter trials in Arjeplog, Sweden, the engineers pay particular attention to the thermal management of the battery and interior, recharging in cold conditions and handling safety, traction and recuperation on [...]

22 02, 2019

Toyota Systems Offline After Cyber Attack

By |2019-07-11T10:55:31+10:00February 22nd, 2019|Car News Misc|0 Comments

TOYOTA AUSTRALIA STATEMENT RE ATTEMPTED CYBER ATTACK Toyota Australia's corporate IT systems are still offline as remedial work continues following an attempted cyber attack earlier this week. At this stage, we do not believe that customer or employee data has been compromised. Our network of 279 dealers is still operational and able to help customers with their enquiries. However, [...]

22 02, 2019

Peugeot Sport AWD 508 Hybrid at Geneva Motor Show

By |2019-02-22T10:00:25+10:00February 22nd, 2019|Car News Misc|1 Comment

Peugeot will unveil the high-performance 508 Peugeot Sport engineered concept at the Geneva International Motor Show as the brand’s electrification strategy gathers pace. The Peugeot Sport team confirmed plans to develop a range of high-performance electric vehicles last year and the new concept car is the first step on the journey towards electrification.   PEUGEOT will unveil the high-performance electrified [...]

21 02, 2019

Ford Focus ST Lands in 2020

By |2019-02-21T09:47:12+10:00February 21st, 2019|Car News Misc|0 Comments

The all-new Ford Performance Focus ST will go on sale in early 2020 with even greater capability, higher levels of content and more customer choice. Based on the new-generation Ford Focus, which went on sale in Australia in December, the new Focus ST brings a wider line-up including the first paddleshift automatic to the hero model, as it broadens the [...]

14 02, 2019

Jaguar’s new Straight SIX Ingenium Engine is a V8 beater

By |2019-02-14T09:28:09+10:00February 14th, 2019|Car News Misc|0 Comments

Jaguar Land Rover is expanding its Ingenium engine family with a new six-cylinder petrol engine designed and engineered in-house, and manufactured at its £1 billion Engine Manufacturing Centre (EMC) in Wolverhampton, UK. The 3.0-litre straight six cylinder petrol engine, which will debut in 2020, is available in 265kW and 294kW versions with a torque capable of up to 495 and 550Nm, is [...]

8 02, 2019

2019 Genesis G70 wins driver’s choice award at Chicago Motor Show

By |2019-02-08T09:17:18+10:00February 8th, 2019|Car News Misc|0 Comments

The multiple award-winning 2019 Genesis G70 has received yet another significant accolade from leading third-party experts at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show. MotorWeek presented the Genesis G70 with its 2019 Drivers’ Choice - “Best Luxury Car” award. “The ongoing favourable reception our new 2019 G70 is receiving from third-party industry experts including the staff at MotorWeek continues to inspire and [...]

2 02, 2019

Mercedes Benz Releases Pricing for GT63 S 4Matic+

By |2019-02-02T10:34:53+10:00February 2nd, 2019|Car News Misc, Gay Cars|0 Comments

The first four-door sports coupé solely developed by Mercedes-AMG is set to arrive in Australia with two striking, performance-focused models with the Mercedes-AMG GT 63 S 4MATIC+ able to sprint from standstill to 100km/h in just 3.2 seconds. The Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupé combines unique design, high comfort and outstanding sports car engineering with an athletic, four-door fastback layout. It [...]

1 02, 2019

Honda Australia celebrates its 50th birthday In Australia

By |2019-02-01T12:51:27+10:00February 1st, 2019|Car News Misc, Gay Cars|0 Comments

Honda Australia celebrates its 50th birthday this year. It marks half a century since the company was established locally on February 4, 1969. See Honda Reviews HERE, HERE and HERE Although Honda products had been imported and distributed around Australia by a variety of private companies since the 1950s, the brand’s official local presence began when Honda Motor Company in [...]

26 01, 2019

Hyundai CEO Scott Grant to Leave Company

By |2019-01-26T11:01:31+10:00January 26th, 2019|Car News Misc|0 Comments

Hyundai Motor Company Australia (HMCA) regrets to announce the resignation of Chief Operating Officer Scott Grant.   Scott will leave the company after 4 and half years’ service to pursue a career passion outside the automotive industry.   “Having personally worked with Scott for the past two years I have always valued his contribution and leadership,” said HMCA Chief Executive [...]

24 01, 2019

Mercedes AMG at Bathurst 12 Hour

By |2019-01-24T11:34:07+10:00January 24th, 2019|Car News Misc|0 Comments

The six entries will contest the marquee ‘A’ class and include the Mercedes-AMG Team Vodafone GT3, to be piloted by seven-time V8 Supercars champion Jamie Whincup alongside Shane van Gisbergen and 2018 Bathurst 1000 winner Craig Lowndes, in a joint entry with the highly regarded Triple Eight Race Engineering squad. Other notable drivers to race under the Mercedes-AMG banner will [...]