All-new Ford E-Transit Custom – design and development 

The Ford E-Transit Custom was recently unveiled to a select group of Australian journalists in a grand launch presentation in Frankfurt, Germany. Ed Correia, the Integration Manager for this ambitious vehicle development project, provided an in-depth look at the innovative design and engineering that went into creating this new electric van.   A new platform for versatility […]

An electric double shot expresso

Fiat Abarth 500e Melbourne skyline Andrea
I’ve got a long history with Fiats. While living in Italy my first car was a 1967 Fiat Giardiniera, bright blue, with suicide doors and a soft top that rolled all the way back. I then ran a fleet of Fiats for tourists out of Florence. Good times.  So having the opportunity to test drive […]

Hyundai unveils Inster ‘sub-compact’ EV 

Hyundai Motor Company has unveiled the all-electric INSTER, a new sub-compact EV it says offers segment-leading driving range and versatility, with advanced standard technology and safety features. The Korean car maker has confirmed that the INSTER, which builds on the design used for the Korean-market CASPER model released in 2021, offers a driving range of […]

MG Cyberster arriving in 2024

MG Cyberster: Australia's first all-electric roadster in red
MG is heading back to its historic sporting roots with the MG Cyberster, an electric convertible sports car that ushers in a new market sector for Australia and New Zealand.  MG Motor Australia’s National Sales Manager, Brad Chruszcz said Australia is ready to take the wraps off its new all-electric roadster, the MG Cyberster, designed […]

Volvo EX30 – no discounts for fleets or novated leasing

Volvo Car Australia has just added its most affordable electric vehicle yet – the new EX30 compact crossover, which starts from $59,990 plus on-road costs. The brand says that it expects the compact new model, which competes with the Hyundai Kona Electric, Kia Niro Electric and Cupra Born, to be its best-selling model in the […]

Kona EV gets N Line pack, pricing announced for 2025 range

The Hyundai KONA Electric is now available with optional N Line package, adding sporty styling and interior upgrades – but no bump in performance. Hyundai’s N Line package is offered for each of the two extended range KONA Electric variants – with the same 150kW motor and 64.8kWh battery – and brings performance-inspired exterior and […]

Ford Transit E-Custom electric van

Ford E-Transit Custom electric van launch in Frankfurt
Ford will soon introduce the van fleets have been waiting for. The all-new E-Transit Custom, the all-electric version van designed from the ground up to deliver new levels of productivity to customers in the one-tonne van segment. Continuing to build on Ford’s reputation as a commercial vehicle leader in Australia, the E-Transit Custom forms part of the […]

PEUGEOT E-Expert electric van available for pre-order

Peugeot e-expert electric van front
PEUGEOT Australia is pleased to open orders for the PEUGEOT E-Expert Van, the latest addition to PEUGEOT’s electric vehicle lineup. The E-Expert Van is PEUGEOT’s third 100% electric vehicle and the brand’s second 100% electric light commercial vehicle, following the introduction of the smaller E-Partner in 2023.  With a Manufacturer’s List Price of $79,990 (1), […]

Tesla launches Model 3 Performance

Tesla Model-3-Performance in read on a road
The main goal for Tesla when designing the Model 3 was to optimise manufacturing efficiency which meant reducing complexity and differentiation between variants. The Model 3 is inherently nimble and fun to drive thanks to its low centre of gravity and dynamic chassis. Tesla were able to create an accessible, fun and versatile sports car […]