CarAdvice is home to a passionate audience, many of whom have plenty to say about the news, reviews and comparison stories as soon as they’re published.
Here are a few of the most interesting, intelligent or funny comments from this week on CarAdvice, along with the stories that inspired them.
Kia Australia considering 10-year warranty
This week, Kia suggested it could change its seven-year factory warranty to a 10-year term if that’s what is required to maintain industry leadership.
At the same time, the brand highlighted the fact it hasn’t used the seven-year term as a cheap marketing tool.
Check out Cameron’s comment, along with the full story, here.
2018 Audi RS5 v BMW M4 Competition comparison
From the comparo: “You could call a comparison between the 2018 Audi RS5 and 2018 BMW M4 Competition a battle of ethos. A battle, if you will, of two different ways of solving the same problem. Which problem? Delivering a blindingly fast, somewhat affordable track weapon that needs to be used every day.”
Check out the comment and story here.
We bought a Lotus and headed to Mount Panorama
Driving a Lotus around any track is a petrolhead’s dream, let alone driving one to Mount Panorama. We took our Elise S along to a Lotus Drive Day at the famed circuit, and caught up with the punters keen to test their mettle on the most famous track in the land.
Check out Mandy’s story, along with a snappy reply from Lotus in the comments, here.
Volkswagen Amarok: 200kW confirmed for new V6
Volkswagen is determined not to come second in the dual-cab power wars. So determined, it’s slotting a new V6 into the nose of its Amarok. This week, we confirmed the engine will make 200kW on overboost, besting the Mercedes-Benz X-Class in the process.
Check out the story, and Moog’s ALL CAPS call for calm, here.