Australian details for the updated 2018 Nissan Qashqai range have been revealed, with the revised SUV to kick off at $26,490 plus on-road costs.
The price of entry is up $500 over the outgoing model, though the increase is offset by extra equipment and several upgrades to improve ambience and noise, vibration harshness (NVH) levels.
After just nine months of being on sale, Mazda is updating the CX-5 for the 2018MY with new features.
The biggest highlight of the 2018 Mazda CX-5 is the adoption of the company’s cylinder deactivation system, enabling the Skyactiv-G 2.5-liter petrol engine to shut down the two outside cylinders at cruising speeds for better fuel economy.
Japanese tuners continue to bring the heat with body kits for the new Lexus LS — first off was Artisan Spirits and Modellista, followed by TRD Japan, and now we can add Wald International to the mix:
Pricing and availability are still unknown, but we’ll be sure to update when more information becomes available. The LS has proven to be quite the starting canvas for these tuners — has there been a stronger set of body kit options since the spindle grille was introduced?
This isn't just some lame kit cobbled up in somebody's garage, instead, it's a very cool kit cobbled up on somebody's lawn.
Thank God it's not another Ferrari 250 GTO kit, too many wonderful 240Zs have been lost thanks to the going rate of the sportscar in the 1980s. This is #2 of 3 cars built by Jack Atkinson as an homage to the IMSA Z car, named the "Primadonna", it uses custom molds he built himself on his driveway. Nicknamed "JETTLAG" the car incorporates many design features found on IMSA race cars at the time, notably the Porsche 935.
TRD Japan has announced a body kit for the all-new fifth-generation Lexus LS F SPORT — here are both the standard and blacked-out editions:
Broken down, the set is a front spoiler, side skirts, a trunk spoiler, and a full rear diffuser/sports muffler set. Along with the body kit, there are two new forged aluminum wheels — one is 20-inch, the other is 21-inch:
With the 2018 LS 500 & LS 500h now in Japanese dealerships, official Lexus tuner Modellista has turned in a body kit for the new flagship sedan:
The kit is made up of a front underspoiler, side skirts, and a rear diffuser, for a total retail cost of ¥480,000 ($4,230 USD). Interested in the 21-inch aluminum wheels? That’s going to run ¥1,050,000 ($9,270) with a full set of Bridgestone Potenza tires.
The Toyota Fortuner range has been updated this week, with prices slashed by at least $5000 despite the additional of new equipment across all variants.
Kicking off the range is the GX, which has seen a price reduction of $5400, bringing the price of entry down to $42,590 before on-road costs for the six-speed manual.
Nissan announced pricing and spec details of the 2018 Frontier mid-size pickup truck.
For the MY2018, the Nissan Frontier soldiers on and gains the company’s RearView Monitor feature as standard across the range and an updated list of standard features, including air-conditioning, cruise control, Bluetooth and a five-inch infotainment system.
With the 2018 NX now in Japanese dealerships, official Lexus tuner Modellista has turned in a body kit for the updated crossover:
The kit is made up of a front underspoiler, side skirts, and a rear diffuser, for a total retail cost of ¥325,080 ($2,890 USD) for the NX 300 and ¥249,480 ($2,220 USD). Two other options are also available — a backdoor styling plate for ¥27,000 ($240 USD) and a 19-inch
aluminum wheel & tire set for ¥397,440 ($3,530 USD).
The 2018 Subaru Forester has arrived on sale, with minor tweaks across a few of the model grades.
There are no cosmetic changes to the 2018 model-year version of the Subaru Forester (and thus these are photos of the last model-year update, 2016), with just spec upgrades filtering to the petrol-powered 2.5i-S, turbo-petrol 2.0 XT Premium, and turbo-diesel 2.0D-S models.
TRD Japan hasannounced a body kit for the freshly updated 2018 Lexus CT 200h — here are both the standard and Black editions:
Broken down, the set is a front spoiler, side skirts, tail light spoilers and a full rear diffuser and sports muffler set. There are also two additional underbody technical parts — front aero spats to improve aerodynamics and a member brace to increase rigidity:
On sale in the United Kingdom since February 2015, the Suzuki Celerio has received a new limited edition trim.
It's called the Suzuki Celerio City, and it's limited to just 500 units, each carrying a starting price of £7,499 (equal to $9,661), with the brand's reduction campaign that drops £500 ($644) from the price of any new model in the range, until September 30.