Incoming

DECEMBER

ALPINA B3 Biturbo sedan and Touring, B4 Biturbo coupe and convertible; ASTON MARTIN DB11; AUDI A3/S3 facelift and S4; FORD Kuga facelift; HOLDEN Barina facelift; MERCEDES-AMG S63 Cabriolet; SUBARU BRZ facelift; TESLA Model X; TOYOTA 86 facelift

JANUARY-FEBRUARY

AUDI Q2 and Q7 e-tron; BMW 5 Series; HOLDEN Trax facelift; HONDA Civic hatch; KIA Rio; MASERATI Levante and Quattroporte facelift; MAZDA MX-5 RF; MERCEDES-AMG C63 S Cabriolet and C43 4Matic; MERCEDES-BENZ E300, E400, E350e and GLE-Class plug-in hybrid; PEUGEOT 3008

Holden Trax facelift

A rare example of where the facelift is actually better looking than the original, Holdenís MY17 Trax ditches the raucous old atmo 1.8 for the 1.4-litre direct-injection turbo four previously reserved for the top-spec LTZ. Updated multimedia, improved refinement and a much prettier, more tactile Astra-esque interior imbue the Trax with a newfound level of sophistication necessary to combat its growing number of rivals. al, t -media, or at

Kia Rio

Expected to make a dramatic debut at the Kia-sponsored Australian Open tennis tournament in late January, the new-gen Rio adds polish to the old modelís verve. ted sp d A li O i tourna ad ponsored ament dds

Peugeot 3008

Riding on PSAís much-admired EMP2 platform with turbo-petrol and turbodiesel fours tied to a six-speed auto, the front-drive 3008 brings catwalk style to the medium-size SUV class.