Automotive Reviews

The Motor Report's expert team of experienced industry and motoring journalists bring you vehicle reviews with product performance, pricing and comparison information you can trust. Our mission is to be Australia's most trusted independent automotive online resource for new car buyers, to provide unbiased, accurate, expert and considered information so that making the right vehicle purchasing decision for your needs and budgets is easy. If we think it's a good buy we'll tell you; if we think there are better buys, we'll also tell you. We're resolutely independent, and don't duck any issue to please any manufacturer.

2016 Ford Mustang GT Fastback Manual REVIEW | Not Just A Mustang, THE Mustang

Ford Mustang REVIEW, Price, features - 2016 GT Fastback Manual | Not Just A Mustang, THE Mustang

THIS IS THE MUSTANG YOU WANT: 5.0 LITRE V8, SIX-SPEED MANUAL, A PONY BADGE ON THE SNOUT AND RAKING FASTBACK STYLE. This ...

Apr 29, 2016 (2 days ago)
Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration Previews New Midsized SUV

Infiniti QX Sport Inspiration Previews New Midsized SUV

Infiniti’s QX Sport Inspiration concept has taken to the stands at the Beijing Auto Show, previewing a new midsize...

Apr 29, 2016 (2 days ago)
2017 Hyundai Elantra SR Previewed With Korean-Market Avante Sport

2017 Hyundai Elantra SR Previewed With Korean-Market Avante Sport

We’ve already reported that Hyundai will be turning up the wick on its Elantra small sedan by slotting in the Velo...

Apr 29, 2016 (2 days ago)
Range Rover Evoque Adds New Infotainment Tech And Limited Edition Ember Model

Range Rover Evoque Adds New Infotainment Tech And Limited Edition Ember Model

To inject a bit of mid-cycle interest into the Range Rover Evoque, Land Rover will be adding new infotainment techn...

Apr 29, 2016 (2 days ago)
2016 Porsche Cayenne Platinum Edition - Price And Features For Australia

2016 Porsche Cayenne Platinum Edition - Price And Features For Australia

Porsche will add three new limited-edition models to the Cayenne range in Australia, with the Platinum Edition moniker a...

Apr 29, 2016 (2 days ago)
2016 Suzuki Vitara S Turbo 2WD Review - Straight To The Top Of The Shopping List

Suzuki Vitara S Turbo 2WD REVIEW, Price, Features - Straight To The Top Of The Shopping List

THE LAST TIME WE REVIEWED SUZUKI'S NEW VITARA, THE SUMMARY OF OUR ASSESSMENT WAS THIS: GOOD CAR, BUT SLOW. Afte...

Apr 28, 2016 (3 days ago)
2016 Toyota Kluger GXL AWD Review | A Quiet, Capable, Family Shuttle

Toyota Kluger REVIEW, Price, Features - 2016 GXL AWD | A Quiet, Capable Family Shuttle

TOYOTA HAS A SALES SUCCESS AMONG FAMILY BUYERS WITH ITS BIG, IMPOSING KLUGER. Now into its third-generati...

Apr 28, 2016 (3 days ago)
Mitsubishi: 25 Years Of False Fuel Figures In Japan, But No Anomalies In Recent US Tests

Mitsubishi: 25 Years Of False Fuel Figures In Japan, But No Anomalies In Recent US Tests

Following Mitsubishi’s admission that two of its Kei cars in Japan weren’t tested for fuel consumption ...

Apr 28, 2016 (3 days ago)
Peugeot 308 Sedan And 3008 Facelift On Show In Beijing

Beijing Auto Show - Peugeot 308 Sedan And 3008 Facelift On Show

Peugeot’s stand at the Beijing Auto Show features two new offerings, but each will be reserved for customers in Ch...

Apr 28, 2016 (3 days ago)
2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe - Price And Features For Australia

2016 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Coupe - Price And Features For Australia

The two-door Mercedes-Benz C-Class range is set to go on sale in Australia, almost 21 months behind the arrival here of ...

Apr 27, 2016 (4 days ago)
2016 Lamborghini Huracan LP 580-2 REVIEW | One Mighty Righteous Animal

Lamborghini Huracan REVIEW - 2016 LP 580-2 | One Mighty Righteous Animal

THERE IS SOMETHING SURREAL, DREAMLIKE EVEN, ABOUT DRIVING A SUPERCAR. They seem to skate at the edges of impossibil...

Apr 27, 2016 (4 days ago)
2017 Holden Colorado Gets A Fresh Face Courtesy Of Chevrolet S10

2017 Holden Colorado Gets A Fresh Face Courtesy Of Chevrolet S10

The Holden Colorado will be given an update before the end of this year, but before it arrives on Aussie shores, we...

Apr 27, 2016 (4 days ago)
Lexus IS Update Revealed At Beijing Auto Show

Beijing Auto Show - Lexus IS Update Revealed

Lexus’ IS sedan for 2017 is now officially out in the open, with the carmaker pulling the covers from the updated ...

Apr 26, 2016 (5 days ago)
Mazda CX-4 Revealed At Beijing, Australian Release Not Yet On The Cards

Mazda CX-4 Revealed At Beijing, Australian Release Not Yet On The Cards

The segment-blending Mazda CX-4 SUV-hatch-coupe has made its debut at the Beijing auto show, with the CX-5 sized crossov...

Apr 26, 2016 (5 days ago)
Volkswagen T-Prime GTE Concept Revealed, Previews New SUV Flagship

Volkswagen T-Prime GTE Concept Revealed, Previews New SUV Flagship

Volkswagen has revealed the T-Prime GTE concept at the Beijing auto show overnight, which, though only a concept for now...

Apr 26, 2016 (5 days ago)
Audi Unleashes Most Powerful TT RS Yet

Audi TT RS Coupe and Roadster Debut At Beijing Auto Show

Audi has taken the covers off the most powerful TT RS ever to hit the streets, with the newest generation offering a spi...

Apr 26, 2016 (5 days ago)
2017 Renault Koleos Set For Australian Debut Q3 2016

2017 Renault Koleos Makes Beijing Debut

The all-new Renault Koleos SUV has made its debut at the Beijing Auto Show this week, not as a far-reaching concept, but...

Apr 26, 2016 (5 days ago)
2017 Porsche 718 Cayman - Australian Prices, Features and Specifications

Porsche 718 Cayman - 2017 Australian Prices, Features and Specifications

With the new four-cylinder turbo 718 Boxster having had its unveiling at the start of the year, it’s now the turn ...

Apr 25, 2016 (6 days ago)
Renault Kangoo, Trafic, Master | X-Track 'Rough Terrain' Models For Australia?

Renault Kangoo, Trafic, Master | X-Track Models Under Consideration For Australia

Renault’s light commercial vehicle range is now available with 'added traction' in overseas markets, and t...

Apr 25, 2016 (6 days ago)
Fiat Scudo Recalled For Front Brake Fix

Fiat Scudo Recalled For Front Brake Fix

Fiat has recalled its Scudo van from 2013, due to potential problem with the front brake rotors. The carmaker says th...

Apr 25, 2016 (6 days ago)