great wall has reportedly expressed a strong interest in fiat chrysler automobiles' (fca) jeep arm, in a move that could see the american off-road brand switch to chinese ownership. rumours of a then-unnamed chinese buyer surfaced last week, but any deal was expected to include chrysler, dodge, ram and fiat - along with jeep. Show More Summary
if the idea of a future completely devoid of human drivers has you on edge, you may want to sit down - the world’s premier motorsport category is also looking to make the switch to autonomous cars. you can relax for the time being though,...Show More Summary
There’s no doubt whatsoever that the small SUV segment is the hottest battle ground in Australia right now – certainly in terms of the market volume that is rushing to it in large numbers. Some manufacturers are so enamoured with the concept, they even have two entrants in the segment – think Audi Q2 and […]
hyundai is preparing to add a pickup truck to its range following confirmation from the south korean brand’s us head of product planning this week. the south korean carmaker first showed how a potential ute for the brand might look in...Show More Summary
The Nissan Navara N-Sport Black Edition has arrived on Australian shores this week, with the tough-looking special-edition ute kicking off at $54,490 before on-road costs. Limited to just 500 units, the N-Sport Black Edition is based on the ST-X Dual Cab 4×4 variant (from $51,990), adding an array of exterior enhancements for extra visual appeal. Headlining […]
Doing what we do, CarAdvice writers are often asked by friends and family, and through our contact page: which car is best for me? Most buyers can identify the top three non-negotiable factors that will guide their purchase decision. But… where to from there? In this series, we look at these cases and single out three cars that fit the brief. If there […]
nissan isn’t prepared to miss out on the tough-guy ute party, introducing a special edition of the navara designed to take some of the attention away from utes like the ford ranger wildtrack and holden colorado z71. the navara n-sport...Show More Summary
Transport for New South Wales (NSW) has announced this week that residents of Dubbo will be able to trial digital driver licence technology in November. Accessible through a mobile phone app, the digital licence can be used for proof of identity and proof of age to enter pubs and clubs, along with roadside police checks. […]
A former employee being held in a Munich jail says top managers knew pollution equipment was inadequate, setting the stage for emissions fraud.
Batteries and electric motors will have a major role in powering cars and trucks of our future. But gas engines have a lot of life left.
The British-born Mr. Lunn oversaw development of the Mustang, GT40 and Jeep Cherokee and helped build an almost impregnable presidential limousine.
The alliance, which also includes Intel and Mobileye, could help Fiat Chrysler catch up in new technologies and fend off competitors from Silicon Valley.
some of the finer details of jeep’s upcoming wrangler-based pickup have started to emerge thanks to the enthusiast community at jeepscramblerforum.com including the name and powertrain details tipped to make it to the production version. Show More Summary
new technology and a slightly fresher face and tail headline the changes to the bmw m2 for 2018 as the german automaker tweaks its smallest m model in line with the broader 2 series range. having only launched in 2016, the m2 could hardly...Show More Summary
It's capable of rocketing from 0-60 mph in just 3.5 seconds. The 200-mph barrier is its top speed. On its tail end, it has a large spoiler that actively ensures proper aerodynamics are at work. From its tailpipes, it spits the best sounding exhaust note from any modern production car. This is the Jaguar F-Type SVR, and, besides being a glorious...
The Red Bull Global Rallycross racing series kicked off in 2011. The series involves short sprint races of just a few laps in an all-out blitz for supremacy. The last few years have been dominated by Andretti Racing. Partnered with Volkswagen and run by Michael Andretti, this team features drivers Scott Speed and Tanner Foust, who regularly post...
If you worked hard, made lots of money, and found yourself in a position to acquire lots of cars, what would you hunt down?The Aston Martin Lagonda probably doesn't come to mind—unless you're Briton Roger Duddling. Of the more than 350 cars he has amassed, we're perhaps most impressed that he has managed to track down 24 Lagondas. The...
Sure, Ferrari fans typically prefer their cars red (or reddish-orange) but a few other hues occasionally pop off the assembly line. In the case of this Ferrari Enzo, it's actually been painted multiple times, making it a very rare car among already rare machines. Today, it's finished in Blu Tour de France, but it wasn't always this color. Produced...
New Ford CEO Jim Hackett says the advent of autonomous driving technology has been overhyped by the industry and press alike, and that he wouldn’t count on seeing fully-driverless cars on the roads in 2021. Asked this week if the Blue Oval is still committed to bringing out a self-driving taxi fleet by 2021, Hackett suggested that […]
Ferrari CEO Sergio Marchionne seems to be moving away from building a modern version of the Dino sports car, due to other priorities – including the possibility of a Ferrari SUV. The Dino (which went without a Ferrari badge) was a mid-engined, rear-drive sports car produced by Ferrari from 1968-1976. The Dino badge was in […]