E136: Supra revealed, Karoq review, 911 GT3 Touring v GT-R Nismo, and an update on Cars We Own
January 18th, 2019
This week you are joined by Mandy Turner, Mike Costello, and Scott Collie. In car news, The 2019 BMW 7 Series has been revealed, as has the 2020 …
2019 New Car Calendar: a podcast special
January 11th, 2019
The 2019 New Car Calendar is a must-read if you're one to keep up-to-date with new cars coming to Australia, and we update it as we get the latest news that come through to CarAdvice. There's a lot to read, and if you …
E135: New car calendar, ChargePod, Singer review, Camry Hybrid owner review, Disco Sport v Cherokee Trailhawk
January 11th, 2019
Welcome to the 2019 season of the CarAdvice podcast! This week you are joined by Mandy Turner and Mike Stevens. In car news, Honda has launched a new third-row grade CR-V, the 2020 Land Rover Defender has been …
TV14: CarAdvice on Your Money
January 2nd, 2019
Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic discuss Carbon Revolution, a Geelong company kicking goals on the grand stage. Plus, the all-new Range Rover Evoque and …
TV13: CarAdvice on Your Money
December 26th, 2018
Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic discuss the CarAdvice Winners Circle - our ultimate car picks of 2018. Plus, are we paying too much for fuel? Trent sits …
The year that was in the CarAdvice Podcast: 2018 wrap-up episode
December 21st, 2018
Another year, another 44 CarAdvice podcasts packed with news, reviews, comparisons, special guests and topics. With around 44 hours worth of podcast goodness, it’s hard to pick the best parts. Even so, we’ve tried to …
Most clicked news of 2018!
December 21st, 2018
2018 is officially over. It’s time for sunshine and (a sometimes rose-tinted) reflection on the year gone by. Here at CarAdvice, we’re taking the chance to look back at some of the most interesting, exciting and …
E134: Jimny with AEB bug, Fredric Aasbo, Isuzu I-Venture, and Winners Circle!
December 21st, 2018
Join Mandy Turner, Paul Maric, and James Wong for the last podcast for 2018! In car news, Australia's first Genesis showroom has begun taking shape, …
TV12: CarAdvice on Your Money
December 19th, 2018
Paul and Trent head to the US to test the all-new Tesla Model 3 Performance. We interview Australian four-wheel drive company ARB and have a look at …
E133: Tony buys a Bullitt, external airbags, 3 Series review, and Mustang v Camaro
December 14th, 2018
Join Mandy Turner, Trent Nikolic, and Tony Crawford in Sydney for the CarAdvice Christmas Party! Tony talks about his new purchase, a Ford Mustang …
TV11: CarAdvice on Your Money
December 12th, 2018
During this episode of CarAdvice Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic give you the latest on Hyundai's new ute, plus we interview John Startari of Deloitte …
E132: Wrangler 1 star NCAP, VFACTS, Ioniq review, Stinger rev battle, and Grand Tour's Abbie Eaton!
December 7th, 2018
This week join Mandy Turner, Kez Casey, and James Wong. In car news, Volkswagen has announced it's next generation platforms will be the last petrol …
TV10: CarAdvice on Your Money
December 5th, 2018
During this episode of CarAdvice Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic give you the tips on towing a caravan, while Jez Spinks sits down with the man …
E131: 911 and Mazda 3 revealed, Rio GT-Line review, around Australia in a Model X, Vito owner review, and LA motor show
November 30th, 2018
Join Mandy Turner, Paul Maric, and Scott Collie this week. In car news, the 2019 Porsche 911 and Mazda 3 has been revealed, Hyundai Ioniq pricing and …
TV9: CarAdvice on Your Money
November 28th, 2018
During this episode of CarAdvice Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic discuss Holden’s design and engineering on the world stage, go behind the scenes at the …
E130: Carlos Ghosn, RAV4 review, Melbourne garage day, and ex-military Land Rover review
November 23rd, 2018
This week Mandy Turner, Curt Dupriez, and Sam Purcell are broadcasting from a beach house in Torquay, Victoria, while on a massive CarAdvice project at AARC (more details in the coming weeks). In car news, Audi has …
TV8: CarAdvice on Your Money
November 23rd, 2018
During this episode of CarAdvice Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic discuss Holden’s design and engineering, compare 7-seater SUVs and what $60,000 will …
TV7: CarAdvice on Your Money
November 23rd, 2018
During this episode of CarAdvice Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic discuss BMW’s new X5 SUV, whether hydrogen will trump electric vehicles and are joined …
TV6: CarAdvice on Your Money
November 23rd, 2018
During this episode of CarAdvice Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic discuss the impact of local manufacturers ceasing production, Audi and McLaren supercar …
TV5: CarAdvice on Your Money
November 23rd, 2018
During this episode of CarAdvice Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic discuss car subscriptions and if they will take off in Australia, the best of the 2018 …
TV4: CarAdvice on Your Money
November 23rd, 2018
During this episode Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic discuss the consumer guarantees that come with a new car, compare the Lotus Elise and Jeep Trackhawk …
TV3: CarAdvice on Your Money
November 23rd, 2018
During this episode Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic discuss low-range transmission in 4WDs, review the 2018 Porsche Cayenne range as well as the items …
TV2: CarAdvice on Your Money
November 23rd, 2018
During this episode Paul and Trent speak with the CEO of the ANCAP rating system to tell you what you need to know when buying a new car, discuss how …
TV1: CarAdvice on Your Money
November 23rd, 2018
CarAdvice is the destination for Australians looking for the latest automotive news and expert car reviews, hosted by leading motoring journalists …
E129: Live at V-Spec Performance, Triton review, Alborz at Targa High Country, and Debbie who drives her 991 the way it's meant to be driven
November 16th, 2018
This week Mandy Turner, Paul Maric, and Mike Costello are live from V-Spec Performance, where we are surrounded by pristine Japanese sports cars. In …
E128: Tarok concept, VFACTS, SEMA hits and misses, and C-HR owner review
November 9th, 2018
Scott Collie is in the hosting chair this week, with Kez Casey and Mike Stevens joining him. In car news, the Volkswagen Tarok and Audi RSQ E-Tron …
Podcast Special: All things electric with the Australian EV Council, JET Charge
November 2nd, 2018
It's been a big month for electric vehicles. In Victoria, a new electric vehicle manufacturing facility has been announced for Morwell, bringing 500 new jobs to the LaTrobe Valley in the process. On a national scale, …
E127: Ford skips Geneva, Camaro and Megane RS review, Toyota CEO of Financial Services John Chandler, and Citroen DS ute
November 2nd, 2018
Mandy Turner, Mike Costello, and James Wong join you this week. In car news, the Mazda CX-8 is getting a turbo petrol engine in Japan, Ford has …
E126: Australia's first high-charging network station, introducing our off-road editor, guess the exhaust, and MG Motorsports James Brock
October 26th, 2018
On this week's show is Mandy Turner, Kez Casey, and Mike Stevens. In car news, Holden has halted production of the Commodore and Equinox, Porsche …
E125: Picanto GT coming, A200 review, luxury car buyers surveyed, X7 reader comments, and Swift Turbo owner review
October 19th, 2018
Joining Mandy Turner this week is Mike Costello and Scott Collie. In car news, the Kia Picanto GT has been announced for a 2019 arrival, pricing and …
E124: LIVE from our Editorial event! Arteon World Time Attack drive, Wrangler Rubicon review, and driving blindfolded in our S1
October 12th, 2018
This week joining Mandy Turner is Alborz Fallah and Curt Dupriez, live from our Editorial off-site in Torquay, Victoria. Find out how the team went …
Holden Time Attack Concept Racer: a CarAdvice podcast special
October 5th, 2018
Holden has revealed its latest concept car, the Time Attack Racer online. Damn, it looks good. It's a slightly different concept to the ones we're …
E123: LIVE from a man cave! Paris motor show, VFACTS, Holden concept car, and new book on Aussie hot rodder, Rod Hadfield
October 5th, 2018
This week Mandy Turner, Kez Casey, and Mike Stevens are broadcasting from the winner of our man cave competition, Craig Jamieson. In car news, the Kia Niro EV/e-Niro will likely be set for Australia in 2019, NSW has …
VACC centenary cavalcade showcases rare cars: a podcast special
September 27th, 2018
The VACC celebrated 100-years last weekend with a centenary cavalcade, believed to have been the first in the world. One car from each year from the past 100 years convoyed 124-kilometres from Calder Park Raceway to …
E122: i30 Fastback N revealed, Velar review, Shane Jacobson, Tom Kristensen, and we hit the TV screens!
September 27th, 2018
Mandy Turner is joined by Paul Maric and James Wong this week. In car news, an Australian debut has been confirmed for the Ford Focus Active, Daimler …
E121: e-tron and A35 revealed, Supra coverage, The Shortlist, and is Australia charged for EVs?
September 21st, 2018
On the podcast this week is Mandy Turner, Mike Stevens, and Scott Collie. In car news, we cover off all the Supra news, the Mercedes-AMG A35 and Audi …
E120: GLE revealed, Range Rover Sport review, how the i30N got its sound, VACC to celebrate centenary and Deni Ute Muster tickets
September 14th, 2018
Mike Costello and Kez Casey join Mandy Turner this week. In car news, the 2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE has been revealed, the 2019 HSV Camaro pricing and specs have been announced, and the Bugatti W16 engine will 'the last of …
E119: Live from our Mazda reader event in Tassie, EQC revealed, August VFACTS, Colorado review, and pro driver Karl Reindler
September 8th, 2018
This week Mandy Turner and Trent Nikolic are recording from Tasmania at the CarAdvice event where five readers got the chance to experience being a …
E118: ProCeed teased, large SUV mega test, V6 Kombi, Kodiaq long-termer review, and winner of father's day competition!
August 31st, 2018
Joining Mandy Turner this week is Mike Stevens and Scott Collie. In car news, JLR has designed a self-driving pod with 'virtual eyes', Honda has …
E117: Countryman S E All4 review, driving the Hakone Skyline, hatch comparison, and Grand Cherokee owner review
August 24th, 2018
It's a Sydney special! Joining Mandy Turner on the panel this week is CarAdvice CEO Andrew Beecher, Founders Alborz Fallah and Tony Crawford, Trent …
E116: Ranger Raptor to North America, Tucson review, Cayenne range review, Aussie rally champ Molly Taylor, and father's day giveaway!
August 17th, 2018
Mandy Turner, Paul Maric and Mike Stevens join you this week. In car news, smartphone use has topped road safety concerns in an Australian study, the …
Riding shotgun in a B-double truck: a CarAdvice podcast special
August 15th, 2018
Driving and reviewing cars is something we do best at CarAdvice. We pretty much know them inside-out, but when it comes to trucks, we’re not so knowledgeable. Every motorist shares the road with trucks, so we decided to …
E115: Territory revealed, July VFACTS, Corolla review, and The Shortlist
August 10th, 2018
This week you're joined by Mandy Turner, Mike Costello, and Kez Casey. We read the best comments from Trent Nikolic's opinion piece, The new …
Interview: McLaren ambassador, Amanda McLaren
August 8th, 2018
Three years after our exclusive chat with Amanda McLaren at the 675LT reveal, we once again had the chance to catch up with the McLaren brand ambassador and daughter of founder, Bruce McLaren, at the launch of the 600LT …
E114: Mazda five-year warranty, R8 review, Escape owner review, and SsangYong Managing Director
August 3rd, 2018
On the panel this week is Paul Maric and Scott Collie. In car news, pricing and specs have been released for the Mercedes-Benz X350d, Mazda has …
E113: A-Class sedan revealed, Ranger Raptor review, motor calendar app, and Arteon reader review
July 27th, 2018
Joining Mandy Turner this week is Kez Casey and James Wong. In car news, former FCA CEO Sergio Marchionne passes away, the Bugatti Chiron has been recalled for an airbag fix, and Vikram Pawah has been announced as the …
Goodwood Festival of Speed: a podcast special
July 21st, 2018
What a year it's been for the Goodwood Festival of Speed. It was the events 25th anniversary and Porsche's 70th, with countless debuts and reveals. Take a journey to one of the world's most desirable car festivals as we …
E112: How vibrations in cars make you sleepy, Goodwood Festival of Speed, LHD cars on Australian roads, and M5 v E63
July 20th, 2018
Mandy Turner, Mike Stevens, and Kez Casey join you this week. In car news, Holden announce Dave Buttner as new Managing Director, the 2019 Toyota …
E111: Sportage details, Alborz reviews our Elise, five-minute fang in Honda S660, MINI Project Leader for Exterior Design
July 13th, 2018
You're joined by Paul Maric, Mike Stevens, and Scott Collie this week. Discussing car news, the 2018 BMW 620D GT goes on sale from $99,900, pricing …
E110: Carpooling LIVE in a S400d! June VFACTS, Forester review, Bosch Australia talks autonomous driving, and more!
July 6th, 2018
This week Mandy Turner, Mike Costello, and Mike Stevens are recording the podcast in the 2018 Mercedes-Benz S400d L while driving around Melbourne! …
E109: LIVE at Yarra Honda! A4 revealed, CX-8 and Q8 review, tinting laws, and MG ZS owner review
June 29th, 2018
Mandy Turner, Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic this week is broadcasting from Yarra Honda in Victoria. In car news, Volkswagen has broken the Pikes Peak …
E108: T60 review, the guide to EOFY sales, guess the exhaust winner, and Director of Marketing for Mercedes-Benz Vans on X-Class
June 22nd, 2018
Joining Mandy Turner this week is Kez Casey and James Wong. In car news, the 2019 BMW X4 details have been revealed, the Audi A1 has been unveiled, …
E107: Mustang GT launch chat, X2 review, Evora GT 430 tackles Phillip Island, the Shortlist, and Tiguan v Koleos
June 15th, 2018
Kez Casey and Scott Collie join Mandy Turner this week. In car news, the 2019 Skoda Kodiaq RS has been confirmed, the 2018 Ram 1500 pricing and specs …
E106: May VFACTS, Z4 review, Volkswagen fans check out Arteon, Bullsh*t Spin of the Week, and Cerato and I-Pace launch
June 8th, 2018
On the panel this week is Mandy Turner, Paul Maric, and Mike Costello. In car news, the 2019 Peugeot 508 Touring, Audi Q8, and BMW X5 have been …
Celebrating 70 Years of Porsche: a podcast special
June 8th, 2018
June 8 2018 marks 70-years since Porsche's first vehicle, the 356 "No. 1" Roadster, was registered, and the company is celebrating its rich history with a worldwide Sportscar Together Day. We have produced a podcast …
E105: Tesla autopilot 'deceptive', Mazda 6 and Terra launches, and Alpina's Andreas Bovensiepen talks about his racing history
June 1st, 2018
Joining Mandy Turner this week is Mike Stevens and Scott Collie. In car news, the Mazda CX-3 launches in Japan with a new 1.8-litre diesel, while the …
E104: Ranger details, Patrol review, what Alborz thinks of Formula E, The Shortlist, and LCT
May 25th, 2018
In the studio this week with Mandy Turner is Mike Costello and Kez Casey. In car news, pricing and specs for the 2019 Ford Ranger and 2018 Alfa Romeo …
E103: HSV Camaro in auto only, Boxster GTS review, Honda Takata press conference, Cars and Coffee, and RAV4 owner review
May 18th, 2018
CEO Andrew Beecher and Paul Maric join Mandy Turner on the panel this week, and Scott Collie and James Wong discuss car news. The 2019 Ford Ranger …
E102: Cullinan revealed, Mahindra Pik-Up review, why listener George disagrees with Alborz on manual hot hatches, and would you drive an automated vehicle?
May 11th, 2018
Joining Mandy Turner this week is Mike Stevens and Scott Collie. In cars news, rear-view cameras have become mandatory in the US, the 2019 …
E101: April VFACTS, Grand Cherokee Trackhawk review, Ranger v X-Class, ride in the Golf GTI Original, and MR2 owner review
May 4th, 2018
This week's show has Mandy Turner, Paul Maric, and Kez Casey. In car news, pricing and specs for the 2018 Mini hatch and convertible, and BMW 2 …
E100: We celebrate our 100th episode at Mercedes me! Plus, Polo review, a garage face-off, and what car would we buy for $100k?
April 27th, 2018
We celebrate our 100 episodes at Mercedes me in Melbourne! On the panel this week is Mandy Turner, Andrew Beecher, Alborz Fallah, Tony Crawford, Mike …
E99: Mustang joins Supercars, F-Pace review, Maven Gig turns one, car wrapping, C-HR v 1988 Corolla 4WD Wagon
April 20th, 2018
This week in the studio is Mandy Turner, Mike Stevens and Scott Collie. In car news, pricing and specs has been released for the Kia Picanto GT-Line, …
E98: SportsCat+ review, M140i 700km road trip, small SUV comparison, and Charlie's Arthurs Seat Auto Museum
April 13th, 2018
Mike Costello and Mike Stevens join Mandy Turner this week. In car news, the Ford Focus has been revealed, along with the Audi A6 Avant. Also, pricing and details have been released for the Lexus LS and Ford Ranger …
E97: LIVE at our hot hatch megatest! Racing driver Andrew Jones, hot lap in the i30 N, and Abarth 595 Competizione review!
April 6th, 2018
Broadcasting from our hot hatch mega test at Winton Motor Raceway with Mandy Turner, Curt Dupriez, and Kez Casey. In car news, the 2019 Ford Focus has been teased ahead of its April 10 reveal, a manual is on the cards …
E96: New York motor show hits and misses, i30 N review, Commodore RS v Mazda 6 wagon, and Aston Martin's Marek Reichman
March 30th, 2018
In the studio this week is Mandy Turner, Mike Costello, and Kez Casey. It's a New York motor show themed car news this week. The Genesis Essentia and …
E95: i30 N track warranty, Lexus LX570 review, Alf Bucella celebrates 50-years at the same dealership, and Daniel Ricciardo
March 23rd, 2018
Mandy Turner is this week joined by Alborz Fallah and Tony Crawford. In car news, Uber driverless trials have been suspended after a fatal collision, …
E94: LIVE from our ute megatest! Polo GTI manual not in Australia, BMW M140i review, and Greens Senator, Janet Rice
March 15th, 2018
We're on location this week from the Melbourne 4x4 Training and Proving Ground for our ute mega test with Mandy Turner, CEO Andrew Beecher, Mike …
E93: LIVE from Subaru Docklands! VFACTS, 220i review, car designer Paul Beranger, and Geneva Motor Show
March 9th, 2018
This week Mandy Turner, Mike Stevens, and Scott Collie are broadcasting from Subaru Docklands. In car news, the order books will be open in 'early …
2018 Geneva Motor Show: news, and hits and misses from the worlds biggest motor show!
March 8th, 2018
Listen to Mandy Turner, Mike Stevens and Scott Collie take you through the biggest news from the 2018 Geneva Motor Show. Then join Paul Maric, Alborz …
International Women’s Day 2018: Six Holden women discuss their automotive careers
March 8th, 2018
International Women’s Day is today, when the world celebrates the many achievements women have accomplished over time. CarAdvice has always been supportive of giving women the chance to move ahead in what is a heavily …
E92: LIVE from Waverley Nissan! Takata recall, Nexo review, Melbourne Cars and Coffee and Golf GTI comparison!
March 2nd, 2018
Mandy Turner, Mike Costello and Mike Stevens are live from Waverley Nissan for our first local outside broadcast! In car news, a sweep of German …
Lindsay Fox: the CarAdvice interview with Australia's car-obsessed trucking icon
February 23rd, 2018
Meet Lindsay Fox. One of the most down-to-earth businessmen you’ll ever meet. Although his trucking empire, Linfox, has made him a very wealthy man, he doesn’t like to boast about it too much. Even his business card …
E91: i30 N pricing, Portofino launch, Check It campaign, Lindsay Fox interview teaser, and Shepparton Motor Museum
February 23rd, 2018
This week it's just Mandy Turner and Mike Stevens in the studio. Scott Collie joins us to talk car news, which includes pricing and specs of the …
E90: Mustang pricing, RS3 review, riding with Rob Trubiani in Commodore, Swift Sport v Clio RS, and opinion on infotainment systems
February 16th, 2018
With Mandy Turner this week is Paul Maric and Mike Costello. In car news, Ford Mustang pricing and specs has been released, Toyota Supra race car has …
E89: X3 M40i detailed, Raptor launch report, Bathurst 12 Hour, Lotus Owners Track Day, and meet Joe Achilles!
February 9th, 2018
Joining Mandy Turner is Paul Maric and Mike Stevens. In car news this week, the BMW X3 M40i pricing and specs have been released, the Hyundai Santa …
E88: Polo pricing and specs, Eclipse Cross review, Levorg v Octavia wagons, and our CEO discusses cars we own
February 2nd, 2018
In the studio, this week with Mandy Turner is Mike Costello and Mike Stevens. Included in car news, stricter fuel standards are set to bring cleaner cars to Aussie roads, Jeep designer says Cherokee was ready for a …
E87: E-Pace and H9 review, small car comparo, guess the exhaust, and what do our readers think of the new Commodore?
January 26th, 2018
This week you are joined by Mandy Turner and Mike Costello. In car news, reports the Alfa Romeo 6C sports car is being prepared for 2020, and 2018 BMW X2 pricing and specs have been released. Also, Kia Australia is …
E86: HSV range pricing, Ecosport review, car illustrator, SV6 Storm ute owner review, and F-Type v 718 Cayman!
January 19th, 2018
Joining Mandy Turner is Paul Maric and Trent Nikolic this week. The Ford Edge ST, Mercedes-AMG CLS53 & E53, and Kia Cerato have been revealed at …
E85: CX-8 confirmed, 2017 VFACTS, ANCAP CEO, car relay thefts, Camry review, and features every new car should have
January 12th, 2018
Happy New Year! This week it's Mandy Turner and Mike Stevens in the studio. Covering car news, strarting with Japanese cars, the Toyota HiLux Rogue, Rugged, Rugged X is coming to Australia, as is the Mazda CX-8. Over to …
Best of the CarAdvice podcast for 2017: plus bloopers!
January 5th, 2018
Over the last 49 episodes, we’ve enjoyed talking all things cars, to you. Listen to just some of the best car reviews, celebrities, reports, drives, and interviews of 2017. In 2018, we are doing a makeover of the …
E84: Panamera E-Hybrid review, Tesla charging challenge update, Kona v Qashqai, and garage door opener winner!
December 22nd, 2017
For the last episode of the year, Mandy Turner is joined by Paul Maric and Mike Costello. The topics covered in car news this week include the reveal …
E83: Stinger ANCAP rating, Peugeot 3008 review, Commodore pricing reader comments and Jazz v Mazda 2 v Swift!
December 15th, 2017
Mandy Turner is joined this week by Mike Stevens and Alborz Fallah. In car news, 2018 Holden Commodore pricing and specs has been released, a …
E82: HSV Colorado Sports Cat, November VFACTS, XC40 review, Nissan CEO interview, and are dealership paint protection offers worthwhile?
December 8th, 2017
In the studio this week is Mandy Turner and Mike Stevens. Covering this weeks car news, the Lamborghini Urus has been revealed, the Mercedes-AMG CLS53 hybrid has been confirmed, and entry model Hyundai i30 Go arrives at …
E81: 2017 Los Angeles motor show! We check out the latest from the show, plus drive the Ford Edge and Jeep Compass
December 1st, 2017
In this special edition, CarAdvice goes to the 2017 Los Angeles motor show. The guys chat about the BMW i8 Roadster, Land Rover and Jaguar's latest …
E80: NSW toll users get free rego, i30 N track review, truck platooning, M4 Pure v CS, Camry launch and X-Trail owner review!
November 24th, 2017
Joining Mandy Turner this week is Mike Costello and Alborz Fallah. It's been a big week in car news, with the Tesla Semi and Roadster being revealed, Hyundai is still undecided on its i30 N line-up, 2018 Mercedes-Benz …
E79: Victoria's first driverless bus, Alice Anderson's Motor Service, tour of Nissan casting plant and a CarAdvice fan takes our Abarth 595!
November 17th, 2017
We have a special guest on the panel this week with Mandy Turner and Mike Stevens - Melissa Ong is a CarAdvice reader and she took our Abarth 595 for a week. We talk to her about her experience with it. In car news, …
E78: VW Australia boss talks car servicing, Mondeo review, take a ride in the Abarth 595, Golf wagon owner review, CR-V v X-Trail
November 10th, 2017
Joining Mandy Turner this week is Paul Maric and Mike Costello. In car news, the 2018 BMW M3 CS has been revealed, calls for a traffic congestion …
E77: Focus RS drift stick, XF Sportbrake and Aventador review, Everest off-roading and Arteon launch
November 3rd, 2017
On the panel this week is Mandy Turner, Paul Maric and Alborz Fallah. James Wong covers car news, which includes the 2018 Jeep Wrangler being …
E76: Tokyo Motor Show hits and misses, Grand Cherokee review, Audi CEO, Stinger owner review, Gosford Classic Car Museum and more!
October 27th, 2017
A lot of us are at the Tokyo Motor Show this week, which has left Mandy Turner alone in the studio, but Trent Nikolic joins her on the phone from the …
Celebrating Holden: A podcast special
October 20th, 2017
Today we bid farewell to local manufacturing for Holden, as the brand completes its transformation from manufacturer to full-line importer. To …
E75: Polestar 1 revealed, Fabia and Sorento review, Holden Dream Cruise, Kona v C-HR, and Toyota is the focus of Bullsh*t Spin of the Week
October 20th, 2017
Mandy Turner and Paul Maric are on the panel this week, as they bring the latest car news. It includes Polestar 1 being unveiled, GM CEO shares her …
E74: Mazda tops owner satisfaction survey, Kona review, Melbourne conducts self driving car survey, Stinger v Commodore and five-minute fang in Focus RS
October 13th, 2017
This week Mandy Turner and Mike Costello talk about Porsche trialling a new subscription service, the Toyota Century has been unveiled, Mazda tops the Roy Morgan owner satisfaction survey, Honda is pleading for …
E73: Holden confirms 7-year warranty, VFACTS, Navara review, Las Vegas Casino car collection, BMW X3 owner review and details on you can check out the Stinger this weekend!
October 6th, 2017
Joining Mandy Turner this week is Paul Maric and Mike Stevens, keeping you up to date with the latest in car news. We talk about the Ford Ranger …
E72: Model X door ripped off, BMW 140i and 230i LCI review, Director of documentary It's People Like Us and self-driving cars could dramatically reduce the road toll
September 29th, 2017
On this week's show is Mandy Turner, Paul Maric, and Mike Costello. In car news, LDV confirm an off-road T60, Dyson EV has been confirmed for a 2020 …
E71: BMW 530d Victoria Police car, Stinger review, Rally co-driver John McCarthy, WRX STi v Golf R and reader comments!
September 22nd, 2017
In the studio this week is Mandy Turner, Paul Maric and Dave Zalstein. Paul has his say on Victoria Police's choice on their next patrol car being a …
E70: 2017 Frankfurt motor show, Audi RS4 Avant, Mercedes-AMG Project One, Volkswagen Polo and more!
September 15th, 2017
It's a massive podcast this week with Paul Maric, Trent Nikolic and Mike Costello live from the 2017 Frankfurt motor show. The guys will fill you in …
E69: Nissan Leaf revealed, August VFACTS, Lexus LFA and Golf R review, 86 v BRZ and the only Aussie Ron Goodman wins at Moneterey
September 8th, 2017
As most of the panel is in Germany getting ready for Frankfurt Motor Show, it's Mandy Turner and Dave Zalstein in the studio this week. Speaking of Frankfurt, the Mercedes-Benz EQ A concept and AMG Project One hypercar …
E68: Manufacturers planning EV rollout in Oz, Tesla Model X 75D reviewed and we look at GM's new Maven
September 1st, 2017
In this episode of the CarAdvice podcast, Paul Maric and Mike Costello lead the charge into car news, where they look at the new Bentley Continental, …
E67: Holdens new race car, GOFAR founder, Commodore review, Volkswagen Driving Experience, Escape range review and more!
August 25th, 2017
Joining Mandy Turner this week, are Paul Maric and Mike Stevens, bringing you the latest car news from the past week. This includes, the new Ford CEO …
E66: A look under the Ranger Raptor, Triton review, how a hearse is built, Emily Duggan catchup, Dave buys a new Commodore ute and European sports sedan comparison
August 18th, 2017
In the studio this week is Mandy, Paul and Dave brings you the latest in the car world from the past week. In car news, left-hand drive supercars …
E65: 370Z Nismo announcement, Tucson review, VACC's Geoff Gwilym, Ranger owner review and Nissan CEO Richard Emery
August 11th, 2017
Mike Costello joins Mandy Turner this week to cover the biggest car news of the week. Mazda is launching compression-ignition in 2019 and has announced autonomous tech plans. Meanwhile, Mazda and Toyota have bought …
E64: July VFACTS, Holden investigated by ACCC following ACL breaches, Tesla Model 3 launch and Renault Master Bus and Astra sedan review
August 4th, 2017
Mandy Turner, Paul Maric and James Wong join you this week for a 2018 pricing and specs car news. The new-gen SUV Peugeot 3008 touches down, Honda …
E63: ACCC sue Ford, Takata airbag fault claim first Australian life, CR-V and Model X P100D reviews, sports coupe comparison and Roadhuntr creator
July 28th, 2017
This week, join Mandy Turner, Mike Stevens and Dave Zalstein for a jam packed show. In car news, the ACCC is to sue Ford over its Powershift …
E62: X-Class revealed, 308 GTI track review, Holden Acadia/Equinox quick drive, Tesla owners club set challenge and Swift vs Rio
July 21st, 2017
On the panel this week is Mandy Turner, Mike Costello and Dave Zalstein. Featuring in car news, Hyundai is aiming to dominate Korean brands in Europe …
E61: Carbon tax on cars, Megane sedan review, Mustang gets serviced, Audi TT RS vs 718 Cayman S and we talk to a truck driver!
July 13th, 2017
Armed with a can of Glen 20 and some tissues, join Mandy Turner, Dave Zalstein and James Wong this week. Recent TV star Mike Stevens talks carbon tax …
E60: HSV/Walkinshaw Colorado, June VFACTS, Civic Type R drive, $30k family car mega test and Bullsh*t Spin of the Week!
July 7th, 2017
Broadcasting from nearby the Great Ocean Road, of the beachside town of Lorne, join Mandy Turner, Paul Maric, Mike Stevens and Matt Campbell. In car …
E59: 812 Superfast, CX-3 review, Civic Type R, Cars 3, Highway 1 to Hell, and take a ride in the Ferrari Lusso!
June 30th, 2017
On the panel this week is Mandy, Mike Costello and James Wong. We bring you a special sportscar news which includes the stunning Ferrari 812 Superfast premiering in Australia, Jaguar's fastest road car - the XE SV …
E58: Stinger news, Touareg Adventure review, a 14-yr old who races his own M3 and behind-the-scenes of the hatchback megatest!
June 23rd, 2017
Join Mandy Turner, Mike Costello and Trent Nikolic on location from the Hunter Valley while the hatchback megatest is underway. We talk how important …
E57: HSV Colorado, Astra sedan review, Birdsville Races tickets, Hyundai Kona and hatchback megatest!
June 16th, 2017
Just the two of us: Mandy Turner and Mike Stevens are on the panel this week. In cars, the Hyundai Kona EV is due in 2018, HSV Colorado is coming, …
E56: Kia Stinger equipment details, May VFACTS, Grand Cherokee review, Toyota 86 owner review and 'pick the exhaust' is guessed!
June 9th, 2017
This week, Mandy, Paul and Mike Stevens bring you all the latest car news and reviews. A CarAdvice exclusive reveals an airbag recall for Tesla, …
E55: Study finds EVs 77% cheaper by 2025, M4 CS and Levante review, Nürburgring 24hr, win a BMW pack, and how is traffic monitored?
June 2nd, 2017
Paul Maric returns! Joining him is Mandy and James Ward, as they bring you the biggest car news of the week. The 2018 Renault Megane RS side profile …
E54: Ford Fiesta Australian future in doubt, 2017 HSV GTSR Maloo review, Miataland in Italy, Rolls-Royce interview, and we talk to ClimateWorks about the $390k EV grant.
May 26th, 2017
Joining Mandy this week is Mike Costello and Dave Zalstein. Featuring in car news is the 2018 Volkswagen Arteon Australian details confirmed, Ford …
E53: 2018 BMW M5 details, E-Class All Terrain and Prado reviews, taking a spin in the HSV GTSR, and two car guys circumnavigating Australia!
May 19th, 2017
Join Mandy, James Ward and James Wong as we bring you the big car news of the week. Hear details of the turbo V8-powered 2018 BMW M5, PSA Peugeot Citroen shifts Australian distribution to Subaru operator Inchcape, first …
E52: Happy Birthday to us! Mustang vs Commodore, a servo that still does driveway service, a drive in the Audi A5 and Holden Trax review!
May 12th, 2017
It's been 12-months since the CarAdvice podcast began, and we celebrate with a bumper edition! Join Mandy, James Ward, James Wong and Dave Zalstein for this weeks car news, which includes leaked photos of the 2018 …
E51: April new car sales, Mazda named most reputable car company, Hyundai i30 and Nissan X-Trail review, Macan vs GLC43 and Nitro Thunder!
May 5th, 2017
James Ward and Mike Costello join Mandy Turner this week. Hear the latest car news, including 2017 pricing and specs of the Nissan X-Trail, Kia …
E50: Great Wall Steed 2-star ANCAP rating, Mini Countryman review, Mazda CX-9 vs Toyota Kluger, GM of LDV Australia, and TV host, Greg Evans!
April 28th, 2017
Join Mandy, Paul and Mike Stevens for the 50th episode! In car news, Hyundai i30 scores five-star ANCAP safety ratings, but with some controversary. …
E49: Shanghai Motor Show, BMW 330GT review, Mazda 2 vs Toyota Yaris, Guess the Door Thunk is revealed and a special drag race!
April 21st, 2017
This week, James Ward tag teams Paul Maric as they join Mandy Turner, to give you a wrap of the Shanghai Motor Show in car news. This includes …
E48: Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, Jaguar XE review, Ranger vs HiLux, and what cool car has the CarAdvice Founder bought?
April 14th, 2017
Mandy, Paul and James Ward cover the New York motor show in car news, that includes the crazy Dodge Challenger SRT Demon, 2018 Lexus LS F-Sport, plus …
E47: Nissan Altima and Pulsar axed, March car sales, Honda CR-V review, European sport sedan comparison, Mitsubishi Outlander snow-drifting in Norway plus more!
April 7th, 2017
The podcast team this week is Mandy, Paul and James Wong, as they bring you the biggest car news of the week, which includes the 2017 Mercedes-AMG …
E46: Toyota HiLux Tonka concept, Audi RS3 review, Ford and 3D printing, 14-year old WIll reviews BMW X5, Aston Martin's Head of Design plus more!
March 31st, 2017
In the studio this week is Mandy, Paul and James Ward. Covering car news, we talk about the 2017 Toyota HiLux TRD arrival, along with the Toyota …
E45: Mercedes-AMG E43 Victoria Police car, Kia Rio review, Nissan 370Z vs Ford Mustang comparison and Sir Jackie Stewart!
March 24th, 2017
Mandy, Paul and Dave Zalstein brings you all the latest car news of the week, including the 2017 Honda Civic hatch pricing announced, LDV T60 ute is …
E44: Volvo diesel engines unviable post 2020, Holden Barina review, 6-ute mega test, why our CEO bought a Toyota HiLux, plus more!
March 17th, 2017
Broadcasting from Albury, NSW, just about the whole editorial team is on this week, with Mandy, Paul and Tegan Lawson leading the panel. Mike …
E43: PSA takeover of Opel, Geneva Motor Show report, Jeep Compass review, USA Cars Yeah podcast host and Forester/Tiguan comparison!
March 10th, 2017
Mandy, Paul and Mike Stevens are in the studio this week. Included in car news is the PSA takeover of Opel, Volkswagen Australia applying ‘firm …
E42: Takata airbags to pay out $1.3 billion, Volvo XC90 and Toyota C-HR review, ARC driver Molly Taylor, mid-size SUV comparison and electric-powered Jumbuck!
March 3rd, 2017
Paul Maric is back! Joining him is Mandy and James Ward this week, to bring you lots of car news. We talk 2018 Range Rover Velar pricing, Renault …
E41 - CSIRO cracks the carbon-fibre code, a lap in the Jaguar F-Type, Alfa Romeo Giulia QV review, Skoda Superb owner review and "come on down", John Deeks!
February 25th, 2017
Join Mandy and James Ward as they give you the latest car news, like the Range Rover Velar teased and plus the brand could stretch to passenger cars. …
E40 - Hyundai i30 N detailed, GM could sell Opel to PSA, 2017 VW Golf GTI review, Sydney Cars and Coffee and compact car comparison!
February 18th, 2017
Right from the CarAdvice Melbourne office couch, Mandy Turner and Mike Costello bring you the latest car news, including the Hyundai i30 N official details revealed, BMW demands Australian government for EV support, …
E39 - January car sales, Jaguar Land Rover engines stolen, Bathurst 12 Hour, Holden Trax review and Audi ice driving in Sweden!
February 11th, 2017
Joining Mandy on the panel this week is Dave Zalstein, and for the first time, CarAdvice photographer, Tom Fraser. Hear the biggest car news of the …
E38 - Behind the beast HSV GTSR W1, ANCAP CEO, hot hatch comparison and meet our second podcast panel winner!
February 4th, 2017
Mandy and Mike Costello are joined by the Melbourne winner of "be on the podcast panel", George Skoufis. It's been a big week in car news, which …
E37 - Mustang gets 2-star safety rating, SUVs revealed for Geneva, 1988 Walkinshaw review, Tiguan launch and MX-5 Fan Fest!
January 28th, 2017
We bring you another podcast from the Melbourne CarAdvice couch, joining Mandy Turner with Mike Costello and James Ward. In cars news this week, the Ford Mustang receives a 2-star safety rating, Mitsubishi previews new …
E36 - Holden Commodore limited-editions models, 2018 Ford Mustang revealed, Suzuki Ignis review, Jamie Whincup, HiLux and Colorado comparison
January 21st, 2017
Broadcasting from the Melbourne CarAdvice office this week, join Paul, Mandy and Mike Stevens where they keep you up to date with the biggest car …
E35 - LIVE from the Detroit Motor Showl! Astra sedan, Great Wall Steed review, Sean Poppit, Director of Communications at Holden
January 14th, 2017
Direct from the 2017 Detroit Motor Show, join Paul Maric, Mike Costello, Mike Stevens and Matt Campbell. Catch all the car news from Detroit with the …
Best of the CarAdvice podcast: Part 2, plus bloopers!
January 7th, 2017
It's part 2 of the best of the CarAdvice podcast, and it kicks off with the time we spoke to our most eccentric reader, Harrington. Plus, hear all the times we've stuffed up, with the bloopers!
CarAdvice podcast special: Top 10 'most clicked' car news of 2016!
December 31st, 2016
Join Mandy Turner and James Wong as they count down the top 10 'most clicked' car news content of 2016!
Best of CarAdvice podcast: Part 1
December 24th, 2016
Over the last 34 episodes, we've enjoyed talking all things cars to you. Listen to part 1 of just some of the best car reviews and interviews of 2016. Part 2 is coming soon!
E34 - What to expect at Detroit Motor Show, Holden Astra review, Nismo Festival, 1988 BMW M3 with V10 and car Christmas gifts!
December 17th, 2016
On the last episode of the year ('best of's' to come!), Mandy and James Wong cover the big car news of the week, including what to expect at the 2017 Detroit motor show, Toyota Yaris hot hatch confirmed, 2017 …
E33 - November car sales, CEO of Jet Charge, Mercedes AMG E63 review and Sydney to Melbourne in the Audi S1!
December 10th, 2016
As Paul is driving Bentley's in Spain, Mike Costello and James Wong join Mandy this week. We bring you the latest in car news, including the 2018 …
E32 - MotorWorld special! Riding with Grant Denyer, Toyota Mirai and meet our guest presenter!
December 3rd, 2016
We are live from MotorWorld Sydney with Mandy, Paul and our guest panel winner, Peter Ronis. In car news, BMW, Daimler, Ford, Volkswagen are …
E31 - 2018 Mustang specs leaked, Skoda Kodiaq review, WRC and LA Motor Show report and LHD conversions!
November 26th, 2016
Paul returns from the LA Motor Show and gives us his hits and misses, as Dave is fresh (and dusty) from the WRC. In car news this week, we feature …
E30 - New CX-5, LA Motor Show, Mini Ray review, Ford driver training and how to save fuel!
November 19th, 2016
While Paul is attending the Los Angeles Motor Show, Mandy and James Wong wreak havoc, as they bring you the big car news of the week. There have been …
E29 - 2018 Holden Commodore teased, RAV4 review, Tesla Model S owner review and win tickets to WRC!
November 12th, 2016
This week, Mandy and Paul are joined by James Wong, with the promise that there'll be none of the shenanigans (well, fewer) of last week! First …
E28 - 2018 Toyota Camry spied, Mercedes AMG CLA 45 review, MotorWorld, and be on the CarAdvice podcast panel!
November 5th, 2016
Sorry if this is the worst episode you've ever heard! Paul Maric, James Ward and Dave Zalstein bring you the latest in the world of car news this …
E27 - 2018 Commodore, Mercedes-Benz X-class ute, Landcruiser review, Motorclassica and HSV Clubsport around Sandown!
October 29th, 2016
Join Mandy Turner, Paul Maric and Mike Costello this week as we give you the latest on the Mercedes-Benz X-class ute concept and find out what the …
E26 - Ford Escape, 5 Minute Fang in the HSV Clubsport R8, Citroen Grand C4 Picasso review and World Time Attack!
October 22nd, 2016
For the first time, Dave Zalstein joins Mandy Turner and James Wong on the CarAdvice podcast. In car news, the Ford Escape replaces the Kuga, hear how much money was spent crashing cars the past year for ANCAP, …
E25 - Brand image change for Jeep, Mid-size SUV comparison, Brock memories with HDT sign-writer, hilarious online car ad and stacks more!
October 15th, 2016
Join Mandy Turner, Paul Maric and Mike Stevens this week. The latest in car news include the 2017 Volkswagen Golf facelift November reveal, 2017 …
E24 - EV news, September sales, Paris Motor Show hits and misses, Ford plants close and more!
October 8th, 2016
This week, Paul Maric and Mike Costello return from the Paris Motor Show and joins Mandy Turner. In car news, the Nissan GT-R Nismo confirmed for …
E23 - 2017 Holden Astra pricing, Name Your Car Day, Paris Motor show and VW Managing Director
October 1st, 2016
Mandy Turner is joined for the first time this week, by James Wong. The Paris Motor Show is this week and we talk to James Ward for an update. In car …
E22 - Lamborghini sales rocket, Monster Jam, Audi A4 Allroad and VW Tiguan launch!
September 24th, 2016
In this weeks instalment, we take a look car news, where Lamborghini are thrilled with Australian sales, McLaren denies that it will be taken over by Apple, new Audi TT RS in Australia mid-2017, priced from around …
E21 - Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster revealed, Haval H6 review, and race driver Emily Duggan!
September 17th, 2016
This week in car news, the Mitsubishi Ground Tourer GT-PHEV concept revealed, 2017 Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster revealed, Subaru Liberty 3.6R could be …
E20 - Toyota Supra spied, August sale figures, we talk to Harrington and much more!
September 10th, 2016
This week we reveal the 2017 Hyundai i30, Peugeot 5008, Audi A5 and S5 Sportback, and Land Rover Discovery before the Paris Motor Show. Find out the pricing and specs for the Great Wall Steed and Haval H6, and the 2018 …
E19 - Hyundai hits back at VW, how to spoil your Dad and Subaru Levorg
September 3rd, 2016
This week it's Mandy and the 2 Mikes! In car news, we look into why the Northern Territory is axing open speed limits, what Hyundai is saying about …
E18 - World's quickest production car revealed, we check out the Infiniti Q30, and more!
August 27th, 2016
The world's fastest production vehicle has just been revealed...and it's fully electric! We check out the Tesla Model S 100D. In car news, we talk …
E17 - Driverless cars in 5 years, we drive the new Holden Colorado and much more
August 20th, 2016
The new Holden Colorado has been launched and we have the first drive. We catch up with Mike Costello to hear about the latest Volkswagen news, we …
E16 - Paris motor show, Chinese media scams us and we review the Honda NSX, and much more!
August 13th, 2016
This week we have a look at what is happening at the 2016 Paris Motor Show, we find out how the Chinese media scammed us, we look at Mazda CX-5 spy …
E15 - Honda NSX, July sales, Aston Martin DB11, Ferrari California T road trip and more!
August 6th, 2016
In car news, the 2017 Honda NSX price, 2017 Tesla Model X pricing, 2017 Ford Kuga facelift, Ford Everest to get five-seat option, seven cars …
E14 - Old mate Graham, Driver training, new E-Class, and much more
July 29th, 2016
Paul Maric is on holidays this week, but it doesn’t stop us from talking to him about the newly launched Mercedes Benz E-Class. In car news, get …
E13 - Stay out of the f'ing right lane! And, we chat with Jeep designer Mark Allen, plus more!
July 24th, 2016
Should drivers stay out of the right lane? According to our latest opinion piece, they should! We chat with the global head of design at Jeep, Mark …
E12 - Pokemon Go in cars for road safety? Calls for Focus RS drift mode to be banned and we review the Bentley Bentayga
July 17th, 2016
Pokemon Go has caused several serious car crashes recently, but one road safety expert thinks it could actually promote safe driving. This week the …
E11 - Do defensive driving courses breed overconfidence? We review Volvo S90/V90 and check out June sales figures
July 10th, 2016
June was a record sales month in Australia, we look at who sold the most. Do defensive driving courses breed overconfidence in drivers? We chat with …
E10 - Does dieselgate mean a thing in Australia? We also review the V6 Amarok and Toyota Corolla Hybrid, and more!
July 3rd, 2016
With Volkswagen Australia under the threat of class action, we chat with VW to see whether dieselgate is actually a thing in Australia, or is it USA …
E9 - ANCAP audits the Kia Picanto, Subaru Levorg review, Mercedes-AMG GT R and more!
June 26th, 2016
Australian crash testing body ANCAP had audit tested the Kia Picanto after a 0 star rating in Indonesia — we speak with ANCAP CEO James Goodwin about why it had to happen. We check out the new Subaru Levorg with Alborz …
E8 - Parallel/grey imports to be blocked by the Labor party? Jaguar F-Type SVR review, all-electric VWs on the way and more!
June 18th, 2016
The Labor Party has announced it will block parallel import laws if elected. We review the 423kW, 200mph Jaguar F-Type SVR and the new Audi S4, we …
E7 - Textalyser being tested by Victoria Police, Mercedes-Benz working on electric SUV, micro-car comparison and more!
June 12th, 2016
Victoria Police proposes meta data-reading device to see if you are texting while driving, Mercedes-Benz to launch all-electric SUV, JLR to sue Land …
E6 - Paris to ban old cars, we chat Australia's best selling cars and we figure out whether the Prius drives better than it looks, plus more!
June 5th, 2016
Paris to ban all pre-1997 cars, ANCAP to unify crash results and Hyundai testing a new performance hatch. We chat with Matt Campbell about the …
E5 - BMW M2 v Audi RS3 v Benz A45, which is fastest? We chat with Uber boss and check out the Volvo XC90, chat Haval crash tests and catch up on comments
May 29th, 2016
We hit the race track with the BMW M2, Audi RS3 and Mercedes-AMG A45, which is fastest? James Ward tells us about the Volvo XC90 and we speak with an …
E4 - Greens party wants to increase car tax, we buy a Golf GTI, the Jaguar F-Pace is on the way and we have a laugh at some reader comments
May 22nd, 2016
The Greens party wants to increase LCT...we debate whether it's sane or not. James Ward tells us about our new Volkswagen Golf GTI (yes, we bought …
E3 - Are speed cameras killing us?, FJ Cruiser production ends, CX-9 pre-launch frenzy, Subaru Outback, BMW v Tesla and the latest car news
May 15th, 2016
Are speed cameras killing us? We debate! We also check out the Subaru Outback, BMW 730 and Tesla Model S, while we chat with Mazda about the CX-9 pre-launch craze. We also look at the latest car news — FJ Cruiser …
E2 - New Amarok V6 diesel coming, April sales figures, BMW M2 at Targa Tasmania, Land Rover Discovery long term ownership, eco vehicle comparison and the latest car news
May 8th, 2016
What a huge reception for our first show. This week we chat about the new V6 diesel for Amarok, we discuss the April car sales figures and the new …
E1 - Introduction, Beijing motor show, Ford Mondeo review, Colorado facelift, family 4x4 SUV mega comparison and the latest car news
May 3rd, 2016
Welcome to the first ever CarAdvice podcast. We'll be on the air weekly with episodes released each Sunday. This week we chat about the latest car news, including the Beijing motor show and some of the reveals from the …