The week’s top news stories: November 9, 2018

Australian details for RAV4 revealed, Lexus UX pricing and specs, and Ford reveals its Mustang supercar

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 Toyota RAV4: Australian details revealed

Toyota has confirmed three powertrains for the RAV4 at launch, including a model-first hybrid in Australia.

The RAV4 will arrive in the second quarter of next year


2019 Porsche 911 near production

The latest iteration of Porsche’s venerable 911 will debut at the Los Angeles motor show later this month.

Porsche haven’t been shy with the teaser images


BMW X1, X2 upgrades announced

Apple CarPlay, a bigger infotainment screen and a head-up display all become standard for the 2019 model year.

Prices have also been cut by up to $3700


2019 Hyundai Elantra SR Turbo revealed

The facelifted Elantra range has been revealed in Korea, with the updated model due here by year’s end.

What do you think of the new look?


2019 Lexus UX pricing and specs

Lexus have released details of its new compact crossover, with prices starting at $44,450.

Would you take: this, or the BMW X2?


Ford Mustang Supercar breaks cover

Ford Australia has revealed its new entrant into the iconic Supercar Championship. Check out that rear wing!