Tag: Australia

Toyota Yaris Ad Got Banned In Australia For “Promoting Unsafe Driving”

Australia’s advertising regulators have banned a Toyota Yaris commercial claiming that it could “influence people to speed and is “very dangerous”. The short ad, which promoted the entire Yaris family Down Under, showed the GR Yaris power sliding for a couple of seconds while leaving the garage and then driving fast on a dirt road, […]

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2021 Kia Carnival Lands In Australia, Pricing Details Confirmed

The 2021 Kia Carnival has been officially unveiled for the Australian market. Consumers will have four specification levels to choose from; S, Si, SLi, and Platinum, all of which are available with petrol and diesel engines. This latest-generation Carnival, also badged as the Sedona in the U.S., shares its mid-size platform the new Sorento and […]

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Driven: 2020 Renault Megane R.S. Trophy EDC Improves On A Winning Formula

It’s not very often that I would recommend the dual-clutch or automatic version of a performance car over a six-speed manual. However, in the case of the 2020 Renault Megane R.S. Trophy, I would absolutely recommend the EDC (Efficient Dual Clutch) over the stick shift. Roughly seven months ago, when much of the world was […]

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New Toyota Land Cruiser Horizon With V8 Diesel Is A Limited Edition Australian Special

The Toyota Land Cruiser will be getting the Horizon treatment Down Under, which includes a host of stylistic updates inside and out, in a package that will be limited to 400 examples. Set to launch in March 2021, with a AU$131,896 (equal to US$99,528) starting price, it builds on the LC200 Sahara grade, to which […]

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