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Ute mods & accessories: OEM or aftermarket for best price, quality, and more! CarsGuide Podcast #227
Episode 227 - Ute and 4x4 mods & accessories: OEM vs aftermarket Read more
The better engines deserved by the Toyota RAV4, Ford Ranger Raptor, Mazda CX-30, Hyundai Tucson and other popular cars, trucks and SUVs in Australia
With the long-awaited Subaru Outback turbo imminent in Australia, it had us thinking what models could really do with a decent engine transplant.While not necessarily bad, the existing range of ...Read more
2022 Kia Sportage PHEV charges up as plug-in rival to Ford Escape, Toyota RAV4 and Mitsubishi Outlander
Kia has revealed the plug-in hybrid version of its new-generation Sportage mid-size SUV, but an Australian arrival is still up in the air.CarsGuide has contacted Kia Australia to determine the level ...Read more
From Kia Stinger to EV6: Why 2022 is a pivotal year for Kia's future in Australia as it continues to pivot towards hybrid and electric cars
It’s crunch time for Kia. 2022 will determine if all of the work the South Korean brand has done in the past few years has paid off. ...Read more
Diesel decline! Get in quick if you want a diesel SUV or passenger car because there aren't many left
There are more diesel vehicles on Australian roads today than ever before, but diesel-powered passenger cars and SUVs are becoming a rarity.An increasing number of manufacturers have dropped diesel ...Read more
Will the new Amarok be better than its Ranger twin?: CarsGuide Podcast #212
Episode 212 - Next-gen Amarok: Everything we know so far Read more
Hot wagons are making a comeback!: CarsGuide Podcast #208
Episode 208 - Hot wagons are making a comeback! Read more
2022 Kia Sportage price and features: Toyota RAV4, Mazda CX-5 and Hyundai Tucson alternative loads up on cost, equipment and safety
Kia Australia’s new-generation Sportage will be offered with three different engines spread across four grades when it lands in local showrooms with higher prices this month ...Read more
Could the new 2022 Sportage help Kia overtake Hyundai for sales in Australia?
It's been a long time coming, but this year there's every chance that Kia could outsell its sister brand Hyundai in Australia.This was unthinkable just five years ago in 2016, with Hyundai sitting ...Read more
2022 Subaru Forester, Kia Sportage and Mitsubishi Outlander: Three new SUVs hitting Australian showrooms soon to take on Toyota RAV4 and Mazda CX-5
There’s good news for anyone looking to buy a mid-size SUV, but not so good for segment leaders Toyota and Mazda. ...Read more
Kia Australia open to the idea of even longer warranty, but how lengthy will it go?
Kia says it has already had conversations about the potential for an even longer warranty as both storied and newcomer rivals close the gap. Read more
Kia Sportage 2022: Can the new SUV find sales success in Australia against the dominant Toyota RAV4, Mazda CX-5 and Hyundai Tucson?
Kia Australia acknowledges that the bold look of the new 2022 Sportage is a polarising proposition -but it also believes it will be a sales hit for two particular reasons.Speaking to CarsGuide, Kia's ...Read more
Here's where to buy a Toyota HiLux, Nissan Navara Pro-4X, Kia Cerato and the new Volkswagen Golf without waiting ... and in a lockdown
The latest COVID-19 outbreak has sent Australian cities into lockdown, but you can still buy a new car. And not only that, there’s stock at dealerships now, which means you don’t have to ...Read more
2022 Kia Sportage price and features: Toyota RAV4, Mazda CX-5, Nissan X-Trail, Subaru Forester and Mitsubishi Outlander rival's RRP keeps rising
For the fifth time in about 15 months, the fourth-generation Sportage mid-size SUV’s Recommended Retail Price (RRP) has been increased by Kia Australia – but there is good news for buyers ...Read more
2022 Kia Sportage's big advantage over the related Hyundai Tucson - plus Toyota RAV4, Mazda CX-5, Nissan X-Trail and every other new mid-size SUV
Kia Australia has confirmed the soon-to-be-launched fifth-generation Sportage mid-size SUV will offer buyers something none of its rivals no longer do, related Hyundai Tucson included Read more
Is the new Toyota RAV4 Hybrid in trouble? 2022 Kia Sportage Hybrid firming for Australia with turbo power and traditional automatic
Kia has unveiled the new ‘self-charging’ Sportage Hybrid, the first petrol-electric version of its recently revealed fifth-generation mid-size SUV, which looks increasingly likely to ...Read more
The new Kia Sportage looks great, but is it missing the one thing needed to take down the Toyota RAV4 in the family SUV wars?
Kia has unveiled its new Kia Sportage, with a fresh look and a serious tech overhaul designed to take down Australia's mid-size SUV favourites like the CX-5 and RAV4.But while it will be packing all ...Read more
Best SUVs arriving in 2021
The SUV phenomenon is not slowing down anytime soon, so it's no surprise high-riding wagons dominate the list of new vehicles set to be released in Australia in 2021 Read more
The best new cars coming to Australia in 2021
There's plenty of new and exciting metal set to go on sale in Australia in 2021, a year which is pivotal to the local new-vehicle market's recovery Read more
Can the new Kia Sportage, Cerato and Stonic push Kia ahead of Hyundai to be the third most-popular car brand in Australia?
Kia Australia is on a roll, having released several key new models in recent months including the all-new Stonic, e-Niro and updated Cerato and Carnival. Read more