The week’s top news stories: November 2, 2018

Tesla Model 3 confirmed for Australia, new finance rules come into force, and BMW’s 8 Series Convertible revealed

The automotive news wheel is always turning. If you’re not constantly checking CarAdvice – which you should be doing, by the way – it can be easy for some headlines to slip through the cracks.

To make sure you haven’t missed anything important, we’ve gathered what we reckon are the hottest news stories from this week, right here. Check them out, and let us know what caught your eye.


2019 BMW 8 Series Convertible goes official

Stylish new convertible to join the 8 Series Coupe in Australia from Q1 2019.

Would you take the convertible or coupe?


Four-door ‘coupe’ version of Hyundai’s small car gains extra equipment and sporty styling.

No performance upgrades, however.


Tesla Model 3 coming to Australia in ‘mid-2019’

CEO Elon Musk has confirmed via Twitter the Tesla Model 3 should reach Australia during the middle of 2019.