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  • 2013 Volkswagen Golf 103TSI Highline DSG

    2013 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF REVIEW Vehicle Style: Five-door hatchback Price: $31,990 (driveaway) Engine/transmission: 1.4 litre petrol/7sp DSG Power/torque: 103kW/250Nm Fuel Economy (listed): 5...

     

    POSTED MON, 26 AUG, 2013

     
  • 2013 Hyundai i30 Tourer Elite Diesel Automatic

    2013 HYUNDAI I30 REVIEW Vehicle Style: Small wagon Price: $31,390 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 94kW/260Nm 1.6 litre 4cyl diesel | 6spd auto Fuel Economy listed: 5.8 l/100km | tested: 7.6 l/100k...

     

    POSTED MON, 26 AUG, 2013

     
  • 2013 Nissan Pulsar SSS Manual Hatch

    2013 NISSAN PULSAR REVIEW  Vehicle Style: small sports hatchback Price: $29,690 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 140kW/240Nm 4cyl turbo petrol | 6spd manual Fuel Economy claimed: 7.7 l/100km |...

     

    POSTED FRI, 23 AUG, 2013

     
  • 2013 Holden Calais V6 Sedan

    2013 HOLDEN CALAIS REVIEW Vehicle Style: Large sedan Price: $39,990 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 210kW/350Nm 6cyl petrol | 6spd auto Fuel Economy claimed: 9.0 l/100km | tested: 9.3 l/100km...

     

    POSTED WED, 21 AUG, 2013

     
  • 2013 Kia Cerato Hatch

    2013 KIA CERATO HATCH REVIEW What’s Hot: Zesty engines, sorted on-road handling. What’s Not: No standard sat-nav, limited headroom in SLi. X-Factor: More than just a good looker, t...

     

    POSTED MON, 19 AUG, 2013

     
  • 2013 Mazda6 Touring Diesel Sedan Snapshot

    2013 Mazda6 REVIEW Vehicle Style: Medium sedan Price: $40,350 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 129kW/420Nm 4cyl diesel | 6spd auto Fuel Economy listed: 5.4 l/100km | tested: 6.3 l/100km OVE...

     

    POSTED FRI, 16 AUG, 2013

     
  • 2013 Audi A3 Attraction 1.6 TDI Automatic

    2013 AUDI A3 REVIEW  Vehicle Style: Small 5-door hatchback Price: $36,500  (plus on-roads) | $40,540 (as tested) Engine/trans: 77kW/250Nm 4cyl diesel | 7spd S-tronic auto Fuel Econ...

     

    POSTED FRI, 16 AUG, 2013

     
  • 2013 Holden Trax Launch

    2013 HOLDEN TRAX REVIEW What’s Hot: Steers and rides well, quiet cabin, well equipped LTZ, spacious. What’s Not: Too many hard plastics. X-Factor: Small, tall and a decent drive. T...

     

    POSTED THU, 15 AUG, 2013

     
  • 2013 BMW 320i Touring M Sport

    2013 BMW 320i TOURING REVIEW Vehicle Style: Medium prestige wagon Engine/Trans: 135kW/270Nm 2.0 litre turbo | 8spd automatic Price: $62,600 (plus on-roads) | $80,390 (as tested) Fuel Economy...

     

    POSTED MON, 12 AUG, 2013

     
  • 2013 Volkswagen Golf 110TDI Diesel DSG

    2013 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF REVIEW Vehicle Style: Small hatch Engine/Trans: 110kW/320Nm 4cyl diesel | 6spd DSG auto Price: $34,490 (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy claimed: 4.9l/100km | tested: 6.7l/10...

     

    POSTED MON, 5 AUG, 2013

     
  • 2013 HSV GTS Gen-F Track Test

    2013 HSV GTS REVIEW What’s hot: LSA V8’s linear power delivery, massive 430kW, bargain pricing. What’s not: Rear brakes get a workout, still a very heavy car. X-Factor: Just...

     

    POSTED FRI, 2 AUG, 2013

     
  • 2013 Fiat Punto : Pop, Lounge

    2013 FIAT PUNTO REVIEW What’s hot: Sharp driveaway pricing for the Pop; involving handling What’s not: Unconventional ‘auto’; ageing mechanicals X-Factor: The...

     

    POSTED FRI, 2 AUG, 2013

     
  • 2013 Kia Rondo SLi Petrol

    2013 KIA RONDO REVIEW  Vehicle Style: Small people mover Price: $33,990 (plus on-roads) Engine/transmission: 2.0 litre petrol/six-speed auto Power/torque: 122kW/213Nm Fuel Economy (...

     

    POSTED WED, 31 JUL, 2013

     
  • 2013 Volkswagen Golf 90TSI Comfortline DSG

    2013 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF REVIEW  Vehicle Style: Small five-door hatchback Price: $27,490 (plus on-roads)   Engine/transmission: 1.4 litre petrol turbo/seven-speed DSG automatic Pow...

     

    POSTED THU, 25 JUL, 2013

     
  • 2013 Mercedes-Benz E 300 Hybrid Launch

    2013 MERCEDES E-CLASS HYBRID REVIEW What's Hot: Amazing fuel numbers; E-Class style and comfort with willing power. What's Not: A $10k price deficit you’ll never ‘earn&r...

     

    POSTED WED, 24 JUL, 2013

     
  • 2013 Range Rover Vogue SE SDV8 Off-Road

    2013 RANGE ROVER REVIEW | Photos: Jan Glovac Vehicle Style: Five-door luxury SUV Price: $217,100 (plus on-roads), $225,290 (as tested, plus onroads) Engine/trans: 250kW/700Nm 4.4 litre turbodie...

     

    POSTED MON, 22 JUL, 2013

     
  • 2013 Renault Megane : Diesel Hatch, Petrol Wagon, GT 220 Wagon

    2013 RENAULT MEGANE REVIEW What’s hot: Sharp new pricing, sharp new GT-Line models, and razor-sharp 220 GT Wagon What’s not: Bulgy instrument binnacle, manual shift a bit woolly, roa...

     

    POSTED FRI, 19 JUL, 2013

     
  • 2013 Volkswagen Touareg V8 TDI R-Line

    2013 TOUAREG V8 DIESEL R-LINE REVIEW Vehicle style:  Large all-wheel-drive SUV Price: $112,990 Engine/transmission: 4.2 litre V8 TDI turbo diesel mated/ eight-speed automatic Power/to...

     

    POSTED MON, 15 JUL, 2013

     
  • 2013 Jeep Wrangler Overland Unlimited

    2013 JEEP WRANGLER REVIEW  Vehicle Style: Large 4WD wagon Price: $47,000 (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy claimed: 11.7 l/100km | tested: 14.2 l/100km OVERVIEW The Jeep Wrangler is li...

     

    POSTED SAT, 13 JUL, 2013

     
  • 2013 Lexus IS

    2013 LEXUS IS REVIEW What’s Hot: Sumptuous interior, improved cabin space and on-road performance. What’s Not: Thirsty V6s, styling may polarise opinion. X-Factor: The 2013 Lexus I...

     

    POSTED THU, 11 JUL, 2013

     
 

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