Electric crossovers could have faulty regenerative brake systems, with 143 units affected from MY19 and MY20. Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) Australia has issued a recall for the all-electric I-Pace crossover from the 2019 and 2020 model years, over concerns the regenerative braking system could fail. The British marque reports that customers may experience “friction braking”…

End of financial year sales sees $10,000 steps between models, starting with the UX200 Luxury from $49,888 drive-away. Lexus Australia has announced drive-away pricing across its volume-selling SUV range, along with its IS sports sedan. Having sold a record amount of crossovers during the first quarter of 2019 (2283 units to be exact, up 9.0%),…

Revised medium sedan and wagon range drops diesel, adds Apple CarPlay/Android Auto and GVC Plus for $2000 increase across the line-up.. Mazda Australia has announced some subtle updates for the Mazda 6 mid-sizer, just 12 months after the refreshed model went on sale Down Under. Headlining changes include the standard inclusion of Apple CarPlay and…

We all know Nissan’s Infiniti or Toyota’s Lexus, but we’re just getting to grips with Korean automaker’s Hyundai luxury brand, Genesis. It’s only four years old and, now, we got a taste of its latest offering, the G70, a compact luxury sedan that slots below the brand’s current offerings, the G80 and the G90. Genesis…

Once upon a time there were three bears, Papa Bear, Mama Bear and Baby Bear, who liked porridge, and once upon a time bakkies were also mere farm implements. Now just as you probably don’t believe in talking bears that like porridge and blondes who sleep in their beds, then you will also be bright…

Nissan South Africa has bolstered its bakkie range with the addition of the Navara Stealth. “Nissan has more than 50 years of heritage in South Africa. The new Navara Stealth has been engineered specifically with the South African customer in mind, to meet the demands that are placed on them and to reflect something of…

The BMW i8 really stands out in the car world. It’s considered ugly by some and gorgeous by others. It was one of the first performance models from BMW to make use of a hybrid drivetrain and, despite the fact that it had a very limited all-electric range, it still delivered exactly what most customers…

Before the Audi A7, the Porsche Panamera, and the BMW 6 Series Grand Coupe, there was the Mercedes-Benz CLS. The CLS-Class, introduced 15 years ago, spawned a new genre of contemporary four-door sportbacks with low rooflines and sweeping, coupe-like silhouettes. Since then, many competitors have copied the formula, confirming the existence of a sporty-yet-roomy car.…

The 2020 Gladiator pushes Jeep into a category where they belong but haven’t been for a very long time. After a 30-year exile from the pickup segment, Jeep is going all guns blazing for this pickup truck. Although the concept of the truck was unveiled in 2005, Jeep took its sweet time to bring out…