Mitsubishi has Australia’s most satisfied new-car customers according to a new consumer rating survey. Mitsubishi claimed top honours ahead of BMW, Honda, Hyundai, Kia, Mazda, Subaru, Toyota and Volkswagen in the 2013 Canstar Blue car...Show More Summary
The Lexus RC coupe is less than a year away from landing in Australia, the local division of the luxury car brand hopes, with petrol hybrid and V6-only power initially destined for the Japanese BMW 4 Series rival. Following its … Continue reading ? The post Lexus RC confirmed for Australia late 2014, convertible and V8 to follow appeared first on CarAdvice.
BMW Australia is recalling 2893 vehicles across six model lines due to a fault that could affect the vehicles’ braking performance. Part of a global recall of approximately 176,000 cars, the local recall affects 116 BMW 1 Series hatches;...Show More Summary
The updated BMW 5 Series range has officially launched in Australia, offering refreshed styling, enhanced equipment levels, powertrain upgrades and a revised price list. On sale since July, the facelfited BMW 5 Series range – comprising sedan, Touring wagon and … Continue reading ? The post BMW 5 Series: facelifted range launches locally from $79,900 appeared first on CarAdvice.
The Alfa Giulia, the long-delayed replacement for the 159 (above), may not be sold in Australia when it’s eventually released. The Italian brand’s rival for the likes of the BMW 3 Series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class had been due to go … Continue reading ? The post Alfa Romeo 3 Series rival may not come to Australia appeared first on CarAdvice.
2014 BMW 2 SERIES BMW's new 2 Series Coupe has finally gone official, just hours after a series of press images (smaller versions of these new shots) made their way on to the 'net. Shown here in top-shelf M235i and mid-spec 220d form, the new 2 Series has revealed both ends of its offer, targeting performance enthusiasts and frugal lifestylers alike. Show More Summary
Nissan’s new Altima sedan will arrive in Australia next month, priced from $29,990 plus on-roads. Set to replace the Maxima in Nissan’s local line-up, the Altima will be available with a choice of two petrol engines and four trim levels, rounding out at $45,390 plus on-roads for the range-topping Ti-S. Show More Summary
BMW's electrified i3 hatch has touched down in Australia, with a single pre-production but road-registered car now fulfilling promotional duties ahead of its showroom debut early in 2014. Unveiled earlier this year, the i3 is the culmination...Show More Summary
The full-electric BMW i3 was unveiled in Melbourne yesterday ahead of the car’s local launch in mid 2014. The i3?s arrival will signal the launch of BMW’s all-electric i-brand, which will also include the BMW i8 supercar, coming in late … Continue reading ? The post BMW i3 lands in Australia appeared first on CarAdvice.
The BMW X5 is the best selling large luxury SUV in Australia. Globally BMW has managed 1.5 million X5 sales since 1999, making the model one of the most important to the German brand. The current second-generation X5 model, which … Continue reading ? The post 2014 BMW X5 Review appeared first on CarAdvice.
The Infiniti Q50 is the car that will change it all for the Japanese luxury manufacturer in Australia. A mid-sized Infiniti sedan to take on the Mercedes-Benz C-Class and BMW 3 Series has been long overdue and while Australians will … Continue reading ? The post Infiniti Q50 Review appeared first on CarAdvice.
The third-generation BMW X5 will arrive in Australia in mid November with a three-model line-up boasting improved fuel consumption and higher standard equipment levels. The xDrive 30d continues as the entry-level offering in BMW Australia’s X5 line-up. Its price rises … Continue reading ? The post 2014 BMW X5 pricing and specifications appeared first on CarAdvice.
2014 BMW X5 AUSTRALIA BMW's big new 2014 X5 SUV will hit Australian showrooms in November with three engines, including the diesel-powered M50d hero. The range kicks off with a nearly $8000 markup on the xDrive30d, followed by softer $245 and $755 increases on the xDrive50i petrol and M50d diesel. Show More Summary
The V8 Supercars championship used to be strictly a contest between Holden and Ford. But just as BMW crashed the Audi and Mercedes party in DTM, so has Nissan (and for that matter, Mercedes) pushed past the door into Australia's popular touring car series. Show More Summary
BMW believes the increasing number of affordable compact luxury cars has the potential to double sales in Australia’s premium car segment. The German car maker’s local boss, Phil Horton, says the premium market is already growing more rapidly than the … Continue reading ? The post Luxury car segment has potential to double in Australia: BMW appeared first on CarAdvice.
BMW Australia has questioned rival Mercedes’ pricing strategy with its A-Class hatchback, believing it has been unnecessarily aggressive. The smallest Mercedes (main image) was launched with a $35,600 starting price earlier in 2013,Show More Summary
Spare parts required to repair and service locally-sold BMW and Mini vehicles are being delayed by up to six weeks following a parts management system change in Germany. BMW and Mini Australia product communications manager Scott Croaker...Show More Summary
2013 BMW Z4 UPDATE BMW's updated Z4 roadster has landed in Australia this week, bringing a number of small styling tweaks, more features and new options. BMW has also added its eight-speed automatic transmission as standard to the four-cylinder...Show More Summary
The updated BMW Z4 roadster has arrived in Australia with upgrades to trim levels and value. BMW has fitted more equipment to the current-generation Z4 released in 2009, lifting value by between $3000 and $9000 depending on model in a … Continue reading ? The post 2013 BMW Z4: pricing and specifications appeared first on CarAdvice.
BMW is recalling more than 1100 diesel-powered cars in Australia due to an electrical fault that could lead to a vehicle fire. An expansion of a recall campaign announced in 2011 that originally affecting 2000 vehicles, the new recall sees … Continue reading ? The post BMW diesel engine recall: 1, 5, 7 Series, X models affected locally appeared first on CarAdvice.