Tag: Australia

BMW XM Puts On A Track Suit For Safety Car Gig

BMW XM Puts On A Track Suit For Safety Car Gig | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The potent SUV has been adorned with a special two-tone black and gold wrap and rocks a roof-mounted light bar https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 6 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Australia’s famous Mount Panorama Circuit hosted the Repco […]

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Olympic Equestrian Shane Rose Rode a Horse in a Mankini. Australia Loves Him.

When the Australian equestrian and three-time Olympic medalist Shane Rose mounted his horse for a costumed competition wearing only a G-string bikini, or “mankini,” he thought it was all in good — albeit somewhat uncomfortable — fun. Mr. Rose, 50, wasn’t expecting to receive a call from Australia’s governing equestrian body notifying him that he […]

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Can You Live With An EV In A City Like Melbourne Without A Home Charger?

Can You Live With An EV In A City Like Melbourne Without A Home Charger? | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Finding fast, reliable, and accessible chargers in Australia’s second largest city is not as easy as you may think 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Battery electric vehicles have both supporters and critics who are […]

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We Spotted The Ares S1 Concept Based On A C8 Corvette At A Dealership

We Spotted The Ares S1 Concept Based On A C8 Corvette At A Dealership | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> How did a static display vehicle from the Modena-based coachbuilder ended up being exhibited Down Under? 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Exotic car dealerships never cease to astound automotive enthusiasts, as their inventory typically boasts […]

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The Omoda E5 Is Chery’s First Electric Car To Be Offered In Australia

The Omoda E5 Is Chery’s First Electric Car To Be Offered In Australia | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The Chinese electric crossover is powered by a single electric motor producing 201 hp and 340 Nm of torque https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Chery is gearing up to broaden its […]

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Ford’s Monstrous SuperVan 4.2 Is Heading To The Australian F1 Grand Prix

Ford’s Monstrous SuperVan 4.2 Is Heading To The Australian F1 Grand Prix | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The track monster is driven by three electric motors with 1,400 hp and delivers 4,400 lbs of downforce https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 2 hours ago <!––> <!– –> More Ford fans will have the opportunity to see […]

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Tesla’s Board Chair Under Scrutiny for Oversight of Elon Musk

Elon Musk, the chief executive and public face of Tesla, is constantly making news and broadcasting his opinions on his social media site, X. But the electric car company has another leader — one who maintains a much lower profile. For more than five years, Tesla’s board has been led by Robyn M. Denholm, a […]

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Hyundai Casper Sales Slow Down In Korea, But EV Still Coming

Hyundai Casper Sales Slow Down In Korea, But EV Still Coming | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The marque sold 45,400 Caspers in Korea last year, a slight decrease from 2022 https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson February 12, 2024 at 14:05 <!––> <!– –> The future of the pint-sized Hyundai Casper could be at risk due […]

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New Hyundai EV Pickups May Be Named Ioniq T10 And Ioniq T7

New Hyundai EV Pickups May Be Named Ioniq T10 And Ioniq T7 | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> One of Hyundai’s electric trucks could match the size of the Ford F-150 and potentially debut in the market within the next two years https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Hyundai’s forthcoming battery-electric […]

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Chinese-Australian Writer Yang Given Suspended Death Sentence in China

An Australian writer and businessman who has been detained in China since 2019 has been declared guilty of espionage and was given a death sentence with two years’ probation on Monday, in a blow to warming relations between Australia and China. The severe punishment for the businessman, Yang Hengjun, was first revealed by the Australian […]

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Crafting an Aboriginal Reality Out of History, Myth, and the Spiritual Realm

Long before Alexis Wright was a towering figure in Australian letters, she took notes during community meetings in remote outback towns. Put to task by Aboriginal elders, her job was to take down their every word in longhand. The work was laborious, and it soothed her youthful fervor for the change that seemed all too […]

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Review: 2024 Mazda CX-90 D50e Is An Athletic SUV With A Straight-Six Diesel

Review: 2024 Mazda CX-90 D50e Is An Athletic SUV With A Straight-Six Diesel | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> <!––> Powered by a new 3.3-liter inline-six diesel with 251 hp, the CX-90 D50e isn’t perfect, but it will tick most boxes of prospective buyers 4 hours ago <!– –> The Mazda CX-90 is the firm’s most […]

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LDV eDeliver7 Electric Van Comes To Rival The Ford E-Transit Custom In Australia

LDV eDeliver7 Electric Van Comes To Rival The Ford E-Transit Custom In Australia | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The Chinese brand’s latest model is available with 77 kWh and 88 kWh lithium-ion battery packs and up to 225 miles of range https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson February 2, 2024 at 20:30 <!––> <!– –> Australian […]

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New Polestar 4 Heads To Australia From AU$81,500

New Polestar 4 Heads To Australia From AU$81,500 | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The flagship Polestar 4 has two electric motors producing 544 hp and can hit 100 km/h in 3.8 seconds https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson February 1, 2024 at 20:26 <!––> <!– –> Sales of the long-awaited Polestar 4 have just started in […]

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2025 Toyota Hilux Receives Another Facelift Along With Mild-Hybrid Diesel

2025 Toyota Hilux Receives Another Facelift Along With Mild-Hybrid Diesel | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The popular pickup gains a redesigned face, slightly better equipment, and 48-Volt technology to fight the Ford Ranger 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Toyota has unveiled the third consecutive facelift of the eight-generation Hilux in Australia. Toyota’s best-selling midsize […]

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New Kia Tasman Pickup Truck Filmed Up Close As We Edge Closer To Debut

New Kia Tasman Pickup Truck Filmed Up Close As We Edge Closer To Debut | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> One of two pick-up trucks being developed by Kia, the Tasman is based on a body-on-frame platform 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Kia confirmed last year that it’s developing a body-on-frame pickup truck to compete […]

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Ford Outfitting Aussie Rangers With Accessories At New Thai Center

Ford Outfitting Aussie Rangers With Accessories At New Thai Center | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The new center will help to reduce waiting times for the Ranger in Australia https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 7 hours ago <!––> <!– –> Ford has opened the doors to a new Vehicle Personalisation Center (VPC) in Thailand that […]

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ARB Turns Isuzu D-Max Into The Ultimate Camper With Roof Tents And A Kitchen

ARB Turns Isuzu D-Max Into The Ultimate Camper With Roof Tents And A Kitchen | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The D-Max already ticks many boxes of buyers and these new accessories further add to its appeal https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 1 hour ago <!––> <!– –> The Isuzu D-Max may not be sold in […]

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Mitsubishi Pickup Takes A Wrong Turn And Crashes Into Airbus A320 In Sydney

Mitsubishi Pickup Takes A Wrong Turn And Crashes Into Airbus A320 In Sydney | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The Jetstar aircraft was being towed to the gate when a truck from the airport’s security fleet hit one of its engines causing an estimated AU$500,000 in damages January 22, 2024 at 08:24 <!––> <!– –> Cars […]

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Exclusive: Riding In The Ioniq 5 N At Hyundai Australia’s N Festival

Exclusive: Riding In The Ioniq 5 N At Hyundai Australia’s N Festival | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> <!––> No other EV combines practicality and fun quite like the new Ioniq 5 N 2 hours ago <!– –> Hyundai’s N division has been on a wild ride over the past years from launching its very first […]

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2024 MG 3 Shows Its Angry Face, Will Debut On February 26

2024 MG 3 Shows Its Angry Face, Will Debut On February 26 | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> MG is ready to unveil a clean-sheet design for its entry-level offering that will be sold in Europe and Asia-Pacific regions January 18, 2024 at 06:09 <!––> <!– –> The much-anticipated third generation of the MG 3 will […]

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Review: 2024 Toyota Land Cruiser Sahara ZX Ticks Most Boxes But Has Its Faults

Review: 2024 Toyota Land Cruiser Sahara ZX Ticks Most Boxes But Has Its Faults | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> <!––> The Toyota Land Cruiser 300 costs as much as a Land Rover Defender but is it as good? 4 hours ago <!– –> It’s always a big deal when a new generation of Toyota Land […]

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U.S. Leads Second Strike Against Houthis in Yemen

The United States carried out another strike against the Houthi militia in Yemen, the U.S. Central Command said on Friday night, bombing a radar facility as part of an effort to further degrade the Iran-backed group’s ability to attack ships transiting the Red Sea. It was the second straight day that the U.S. military fired […]

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Police Use Teen Subaru Driver’s Own Dashcam To Charge Him With Nearly 50 Offenses

Police Use Teen Subaru Driver’s Own Dashcam To Charge Him With Nearly 50 Offenses | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Included in the charges are numerous street racing and reckless driving violations 4 hours ago <!––> <!– –> On December 12th, emergency services responded to a single-vehicle crash in New South Wales, Australia. Upon arrival, they […]

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Here’s A Tour Of The Supercar Paradise Hidden In Melbourne’s Swan Street

Here’s A Tour Of The Supercar Paradise Hidden In Melbourne’s Swan Street | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> Some window shopping at the Ferrari, Lamborghini, McLaren, Maserati, Aston Martin, Rolls-Royce, and Pagani dealerships which happen to be located on the same street January 7, 2024 at 12:39 <!––> <!– –> When I was younger, me and […]

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Review: 2023 Mazda CX-60 D50e Azami Is A Classy Diesel SUV

Review: 2023 Mazda CX-60 D50e Azami Is A Classy Diesel SUV | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> <!––> The diesel version of the CX-60 is a brilliant SUV but some minor refinements would make it even better January 6, 2024 at 12:38 <!– –> With the 2023 CX-60 D50e Azami, Mazda believes it has created a […]

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New Ford Ranger Stuns Toyota HiLux To Snatch Aussie Sales Crown After 28 Years

New Ford Ranger Stuns Toyota HiLux To Snatch Aussie Sales Crown After 28 Years | Carscoops <!—-><!– –><!– –><!—-><!—-> The current generation Ranger was designed and developed in Australia and has been well received by consumers https://www.carscoops.com/author/bradcarscoops-com/ <!––> by Brad Anderson 3 hours ago <!––> <!– –> The new Ford Ranger has achieved the distinction […]

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Princess Mary of Denmark, Australia’s Homegrown Heroine

It was a classic Australian love story, set in a Sydney pub: Girl meets boy. Girl marries boy. Girl lives happily ever after. But when Mary Donaldson, then a 28-year-old from Tasmania working in real estate, met “Fred” — also known as Frederik, Crown Prince of Denmark — at the Slip Inn in September 2000, […]

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