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  • 2013 Volkswagen CC V6 FSI Snapshot

    VOLKSWAGEN CC V6 FSI REVIEW Vehicle Style: Medium Four-door Coupe Engine/trans: 220kW/350Nm 3.2 litre petrol V6/six-speed DSG auto Price: $65,490  (plus on-roads) | $76,290 (tes...

     

    POSTED FRI, 19 APR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Volkswagen Golf 7 : 90TSI, 103TSI and 110TDI

    2013 VOLKSWAGEN GOLF 7 REVIEW What’s Hot: New low pricing, new edgier style, new engines, more features. What’s Not: Not greatly differentiated visually from Golf 6. X-Factor: Clas...

     

    POSTED THU, 18 APR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Ford Kuga Launch

    2013 FORD KUGA REVIEW What's hot: Polished peformance from diesel, solid handling, tech-laden Titanium What's not: A bit exxy, petrol auto needs work, puzzling gaps in equipment list X...

     

    POSTED THU, 18 APR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Honda Civic DTi-S Diesel Hatch Launch

    HONDA CIVIC DTI-S DIESEL REVIEW What's hot: Refined drive, plenty of shove, excellent efficiency What's not: Manual only, spaceship styling polarising X-Factor: Bursting with classic H...

     

    POSTED WED, 17 APR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Range Rover Vogue TDV6

    2013 RANGE ROVER REVIEW Vehicle Style: Luxury SUV Price: $178,900 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 190kW/600Nm 3.0 litre diesel V6 | 8-speed auto Fuel Economy claimed: 7.5 l/100km | tested: 10...

     

    POSTED TUE, 16 APR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Nissan Patrol Ti

    2013 NISSAN PATROL REVIEW Vehicle Style: Large SUV Price: $92,850 (plus on-roads) Engine/transmission: 5.6 litre V8 petrol/seven-speed automatic Power/Torque: 298kW/560Nm Fuel Economy cl...

     

    POSTED TUE, 16 APR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Kia Cerato Launch

    2013 KIA CERATO REVIEW What's Hot: High quality interior, long feature list and improved dynamics What's Not: You pay more for it; numb steering feel and pretty ordinary tyres...

     

    POSTED TUE, 9 APR, 2013

     
  • 2013 BMW X1 sDrive18d Diesel Automatic

    2013 BMW X1 REVIEW  Vehicle Style: Small Luxury SUV Price: $44,900 (plus on-roads), $56,647 (as tested) Fuel Economy claimed: 5.0 l/100km | tested: 6.3 l/100km OVERVIEW The last t...

     

    POSTED THU, 4 APR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Mazda6 Touring Petrol Wagon

    2013 MAZDA6 REVIEW Vehicle Style: Medium wagon Price: $38,800  (plus on-roads) Engine/transmission: 2.5 litre SkyActiv petrol/six-speed automatic Power/torque: 138kw/250Nm Fuel Econom...

     

    POSTED MON, 1 APR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Citroen C4 Aircross Launch

    2013 CITROEN C4 AIRCROSS REVIEW What's Hot: Uniquely styled, fairly priced, more upmarket feel than ASX basis. What's Not: No diesel or manual option, lacks multimedia screen inside...

     

    POSTED THU, 28 MAR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Holden Volt

    2013 HOLDEN VOLT REVIEW Vehicle Style: Long-Range Electric Vehicle Price: $59,990  (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy listed: 1.2 l/100km | tested: 0.0 l/100km OVERVIEW When we last dro...

     

    POSTED THU, 28 MAR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Mitsubishi Outlander ES Petrol 4WD

    2013 MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER REVIEW Vehicle Style: Medium SUV Price: $33,990 Engine/transmission: 2.4 litre MIVEC petrol/CVT six-speed automatic Power/torque: 124kW/220Nm Fuel Economy claimed...

     

    POSTED TUE, 26 MAR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Subaru Outback Diesel Automatic Launch

    2013 SUBARU OUTBACK DIESEL AUTOMATIC REVIEW What's hot: Lots of room, robust feel and good ground clearance What's not: More steady than swift, won't win a beauty contest X-Factor:...

     

    POSTED SAT, 23 MAR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Nissan Pulsar Ti

    2013 NISSAN PULSAR REVIEW Vehicle Style: Small sedan Price: $28,990  (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy claimed: 6.7 l/100km | tested: 6.7 l/100km OVERVIEW “Wot’s in a name?&rdqu...

     

    POSTED FRI, 15 MAR, 2013

     
  • Infiniti M35h, Lexus GS 450h and BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Comparison Test

    Luxury Hybrid Comparison Test Variants Reviewed Model Power (combined) Fuel Use (listed) Fuel Use (tested) BMW Acti...

     

    POSTED FRI, 8 MAR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Holden Cruze Launch

    2014 HOLDEN CRUZE REVIEW What's Hot: Local chassis tuning hits the mark, zippy 1.6 litre turbo, MyLink could be a winner What's Not: No interior improvements in trim or build quality X...

     

    POSTED FRI, 8 MAR, 2013

     
  • 2013 Mazda CX-5 Maxx Sport And Grand Touring 2.5-litre Petrol AWD

    MAZDA CX-5 2.5 LITRE PETROL AWD REVIEW What's hot: Familiar CX-5 winning formula with a healthy dollop of extra power. What's not: Fuel-saving priority means slow to kickdown (without a...

     

    POSTED THU, 28 FEB, 2013

     
  • 2013 BMW 730d

    BMW 7 SERIES REVIEW Vehicle Style: Large luxury sedan Price: $204,600  (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy claimed: 5.6l/100km | tested: 8.4l/100km OVERVIEW Don’t be fooled for a m...

     

    POSTED WED, 27 FEB, 2013

     
  • 2013 Volvo V40 Launch

    2013 VOLVO V40 REVIEW What's Hot: Ultra-solid build quality, huge safety credentials, T5 engine rocks. What's Not: Smallish boot, no steering feedback. X-Factor: Plenty of equipment an...

     

    POSTED FRI, 22 FEB, 2013

     
  • 2013 Toyota RAV4 Launch

    2013 TOYOTA RAV4 REVIEW What’s hot: Better value, more space, better drivetrains and better drive. What’s not: Limited 500kg/550kg max tow ratings on diesels. X-Factor: New, b...

     

    POSTED THU, 21 FEB, 2013

     
 

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