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The launch of the Tesla Model Y has been a long time coming in Australia. Tesla imported three vehicles to the country in November last year for homologation before they were expected to go on sale. The on-sale date was then delayed indefinitely until the brand finally hit the switch last week. Sin...


Hyundai Motor Group and Michelin have signed a memorandum of understanding to research and develop next-generation tyre technologies for “premium” electric vehicles. This renewed partnership was commemorated at a signing ceremony that took place at Hyundai Group’s Namyang Research Centre in South K...


The New South Wales State Government has pledged more funding for electric vehicle chargers in its 2022-23 Budget, to the tune of an additional $38 million. The point of the added funding is to “accelerate the EV revolution across NSW”, according to the office of Treasurer and Minister for Energy Ma...


Australia’s new vehicle lobby welcomed the federal Labor Government’s tougher emissions reduction target – now 43 per cent by 2030 – but wants it to go harder in enforcing CO2 cuts specific to the light vehicle sector. As it has done previously, the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) h...


Published 20 June 2022, 12:47 am Volkswagen is recalling 331 examples of its Polo hatchback because of an issue with the rear spoiler. “Due to a manufacturing issue, the roof spoiler may not have been bonded correctly and could become loose and detach from the vehicle,” the company says in...


An Australian startup called Outbound has made a shared mobility app for hourly all-inclusive rentals of Tesla electric cars – starting with guests at a Gold Coast hotel. In so doing, it claims to be “electrifying the Australian tourism industry”. In a nutshell, Outbound wants to install Tesla Model...


In life, if 20 is growing up and maturity arrives in the 30s, then fun begins at 40. That’s something some of my youthful CarExpert colleagues will have to trust me on. Conveniently, BMW’s ranges (particularly with its mid-sized model lines such as the 4 Series) work much the same. The 420i is budge...


The first-generation Subaru BRZ was not a car designed with outright lap times in mind. It was more about the experience, as we saw with the Toyota 86 GTS – currently at the bottom of the CarExpert leaderboard. Not too much grip, not too much power, but an entertaining steer none the less. It’s a ca...


Sony and Honda are officially teaming up to sell “high-value-added electric vehicles” and “provide services for mobility”. The first vehicles from the Sony Honda Mobility Inc. joint venture will roll forth in 2025, with mobility services (likely ride-hailing or car-sharing) set to kick off at the...


Ford has notched a whopping 4000 orders for the new $90,000-plus Ranger Raptor before launch, equal to nearly a quarter of all Ranger pre-orders. Demand is so high that customers who order one today will in all likelihood have to wait approximately nine months to take delivery. As reported separa...