The week’s prime news stories: March 11

The automotive news wheel is always turning. If you are not regularly checking CarAdvice – which you must be performing, by the way – it can be quick for some headlines to slip via the cracks.

To make confident you have not skipped something crucial, we’ve collected what we reckon are the best news stories from this week, right listed here. Examine them out, and allow us know what caught your eye.


Mazda electric motor vehicle to have a rotary variety extender

The rotary seems probably to return… as a array-extender. A report from Holland suggests the to start with electric powered Mazda will debut all through 2019, and will be a very similar measurement to the Mazda 3.

Even though the report acknowledges the fact most drivers only go over 60km a working day, it says a Wankel range-extender will be optional to overcome assortment nervousness.

Get the entire story in this article. 


Ford Mustang Bullitt verified for Australia

Sydney or San Francisco? In the Ford Mustang Bullitt, just about every travel is like currently being in car chase. Alright, not truly.

The car or truck will get a 5.-litre V8, by natural means, along with a host of stylish upgrades like one of a kind 19-inch wheels, distinctive green paint and a common 8-ball equipment knob.

Are living out your Steve McQueen fantasies in this article. 


2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio pricing and specs

Alfa Romeo has declared total pricing and spec information for the future, large-using Stelvio. We’ll be acquiring a petrol and a diesel, with pricing to get started from $65,900 before on-roadways. There are not many alternatives, both – foundation specification is reasonably generous.

Get all the facts right here.


Honda Urban EV order publications open in early 2019

It’s really happening! The Honda Urban EV will be available to get from early 2019 in Europe, with output set to start out afterwards following yr. As for Australia? Matters are not rather as distinct.

Come across out extra here.


2018 Toyota Corolla unveiled

Get prepared to see a Large amount of these on the street. The new Corolla has been revealed in Geneva, full with some seriously sharp styling. It’ll be crafted on the (somewhat superb) Toyota New Global Architecture, with a likely August arrival date.

Stare slack-jawed at the amazing new Corolla right here.


2019 Toyota Supra verified with Gazoo thought

It is taking place. The new Supra is coming. This is not a drill.

Toyota made use of a racing principle to verify the fifth-technology Supra, which has been endlessly teased, spied and talked about for decades.

Check out it out in this article.


2019 Lexus UX revealed

The Lexus UX has officially been unveiled in Geneva and… it looks just like you’d hope it to. There are plenty of sharp edges, and the nose is house to a large Spindle Grille. Business as regular, then.

Beneath the skin, it will be made available with a 2.-litre petrol and petrol-electric hybrid, each of which are new to Toyota and Lexus. Combined with a new-era CVT transmission, it’s acquired all the makings of a helpful compact crossover. Are you a supporter of the looks?

Look at it out in full. 


Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo unveiled

Porsche made use of Geneva to even further its electric powered agenda, revealing the jacked-up semi-crossover Cross Turismo. With additional than 440kW from its two electric powered motors, it’ll hit 100km/h in 3.5 seconds – and you have bought a 480km selection to enjoy with, together with a -to-80 for every cent demand time of just 15 minutes with an 800V quick charger.

Come across out far more below.


2019 Jaguar I-Pace pricing and specs

The I-Tempo is fewer than a week previous, but we currently know how considerably it’ll price tag and, perhaps much more importantly, how a great deal the solutions will set you back again.

A few trim ranges will be provided, despite the fact that the entire assortment shares a powertrain. Get the full breakdown here.


Holden featuring 7-calendar year Commodore, Equinox guarantee in March

Holden is working with another warranty promotion to get shoppers by way of the doorway. The capture? It only operates until March 31.

Look at it out listed here.


Volkswagen Golfing GTE ruled out for Australia

Intercontinental demand from customers has killed the Volkswagen Golfing GTE’s probabilities of creating it to Australia.

The corporation confirmed the negative news this 7 days, telling CarAdvice some abroad marketplaces have stopped getting orders to beat the provide difficulty.

Read through the full story.


Extra: Vehicle News