The week’s top news stories: August 12, 2018


Corolla pricing and specs, Tucson pricing and specs, and a harder Colorado

The automotive information wheel is always turning. If you’re not continually checking CarAdvice – which you really should be undertaking, by the way – it can be uncomplicated for some headlines to slip by means of the cracks.

To make guaranteed you have not missed everything critical, we’ve gathered what we reckon are the most popular news tales from this 7 days, right listed here. Verify them out, and permit us know what caught your eye.

2018 Toyota HiLux SR, SR5 facelift uncovered

The Toyota HiLux is set for a makeover, with SR and SR5 variants undergoing a design improvement as part of a new technological know-how adjust.

The new entrance-close is confined to SR and SR5 products in 4×2 and 4×4 hello-rider guise, using on a incredibly comparable appear to the not long ago-introduced Rogue exclusive-edition.

There are also hints of Rugged and Rugged X in the new seem

2019 Toyota Corolla pricing and specs

Toyota fully expects the new-generation Corolla – launching in hatchback variety this 7 days – to continue to keep the Hyundai i30 and Mazda 3 at bay, and continue to be Australia’s range one passenger motor vehicle.

This is how considerably it’ll expense

Toyota Australia to ‘make a stand’ on CO2 emissions, phone calls for tighter rules

Toyota says that it has a “responsibility to make a stand” as Australia’s industry chief and dramatically cut the CO2 emissions of its local automobile range — with or without the sort of federal government-enforced polices presently entrenched in Europe, the US and substantially of Asia.

Here is what it thinks is demanded

Australian motorists expose their worst patterns guiding the wheel

Almost 40 for each cent of Australian motorists have eaten takeaway at the rear of the wheel, while nearly a 3rd have driven in thongs, in accordance to new investigation from

Which of these do you do?

2019 Hyundai Tucson pricing and specs

Hyundai Australia has in-depth pricing and requirements for the updated 2019 Tucson line-up, which brings new looks, new infotainment and the availability of lively basic safety characteristics throughout the range.

Check out it all out below

30km/h pace boundaries coming to Melbourne’s north

Collingwood and Fitzroy residents in Melbourne will be subjected to a 30km/h velocity restrict trial from ‘late September’, as Yarra Council seeks to make life less complicated for pedestrians and cyclists in residential spots.

Great idea, or bonkers?

2019 BMW X4 pricing and specs

Australian pricing and specs for the all-new 2019 BMW X4 range have been announced this 7 days, ahead of an on-sale date throughout the third quarter of 2018.