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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.

Audi Q2 Teased Ahead Of Geneva Motor Show

Audi Q2 Teased Ahead Of Geneva Motor Show

Audi has kicked off a teaser campaign for its new Q2 small SUV, ahead of a likely appearance at the 2016 Geneva Motor Sh...

Feb 11, 2016 (23 hours ago)
2016 Range Rover Evoque TD4 180 SE REVIEW - New Engines, And The Better For It

2016 Range Rover Evoque TD4 180 SE REVIEW - New Engines, And The Better For It

THE 2016 RANGE ROVER EVOQUE IS ONE OF THE FIRST TO BENEFIT FROM JAGUAR LAND ROVER'S NEW ENGINE RANGE,...

Feb 11, 2016 (1 day ago)
Seat Ateca SUV Details Emerge Ahead Of Geneva Debut

Seat Ateca SUV Details Emerge Ahead Of Geneva Debut

The Spanish arm of the Volkswagen group, Seat, has unveiled its first ever SUV prior to its official Geneva Motor Show d...

Feb 11, 2016 (1 day ago)
2017 Chevrolet Trax Facelift Forecasts Future For 2016 Holden Trax

2017 Chevrolet Trax Facelift Forecasts Future For 2016 Holden Trax

An updated version of the Chevrolet Trax has been unveiled at the Chicago Auto Show, hot on the heels of the related Ope...

Feb 11, 2016 (1 day ago)
2016 MINI Convertible | Price And Features For Australia

2016 MINI Convertible | Price And Features For Australia

Sun-loving small car fans, your new ride is (almost) ready to roll with the introduction of the new MINI Convertible ran...

Feb 11, 2016 (1 day ago)
2017 Honda Civic Hatch Teased Ahead Of Geneva Debut

2017 Honda Civic Hatch Teased Ahead Of Geneva Debut

Honda has given us our first glimpse of its all-new Civic hatchback, which will join the already-unveiled Civic sed...

Feb 10, 2016 (2 days ago)
Lexus LX470 Recalled For Airbag Issues | Also Jeep Compass / Patriot And Cherokee

Lexus LX470 Recalled For Airbag Issues | Also Jeep Compass / Patriot And Cherokee

Lexus is recalling its LX470 large SUV, due to a potential problem with the side-curtain shield airbags. A programmin...

Feb 10, 2016 (2 days ago)
Ferrari GTC4 Lusso | A Fresh Take On The Shooting Brake

Ferrari GTC4 Lusso | A Fresh Take On The Shooting Brake

The facelifts just keep coming from Ferrari which has added the new four-seat GTC4 Lusso to its rang...

Feb 10, 2016 (2 days ago)
Car Dealers On Notice As Vehicle Import Restrictions Lifted

Car Dealers On Notice As Vehicle Import Restrictions Lifted

In a move described as "a big win for consumers", the Federal Government has announced it will lift personal i...

Feb 10, 2016 (2 days ago)
Subaru XV Concept To Preview Next-Gen Crossover At Geneva

2016 Subaru XV Concept To Preview Next-Gen Crossover At Geneva

Subaru has let slip a single teaser image of its upcoming Subaru XV Concept, which will debut at the start of ...

Feb 9, 2016 (3 days ago)
2016 Haval H8 Premium AWD Review | Not Bad, But A Few 'Loose Ends'

2016 Haval H8 Premium AWD Review | Not Bad, But A Few 'Loose Ends'

AUSTRALIA’S NEWEST AUTOMOTIVE BRAND, HAVAL, HAS ARRIVED WITH THE PROUD BOAST THAT IT IS CHINA&rsquo...

Feb 9, 2016 (3 days ago)
2016 Mazda6 Gets Safety Boost And Top-End Price Cuts

2016 Mazda6 Gets Safety Boost And Top-End Price Cuts

Mazda has announced a number of safety upgrades for its Mazda6 range of medium sedans and wagons, with rear cross-t...

Feb 9, 2016 (3 days ago)
BMW M To Head Down Hybrid Path - Report

BMW M To Head Down Hybrid Path - Report

BMW's M division, the mob responsible for the German manufacturer's fastest of road cars, will eventually embrac...

Feb 9, 2016 (3 days ago)
Ford Falcon XR6 Sprint And XR8 Sprint - More Power, Unique Style

Ford Falcon XR6 Sprint And XR8 Sprint - More Power, Unique Style

Ford has announced details of its special edition Falcon XR6 Sprint and XR8 Sprint, showing unique styling and...

Feb 9, 2016 (3 days ago)
Peugeot RCZ Enters Runout Phase With $14k Price Cut - $49,990 Drive Away

Peugeot RCZ Enters Runout Phase With $14k Price Cut - $49,990 Drive Away

As the sun sets on the Peugeot RCZ coupe in Australia, the last 40 vehicles remaining in stock have been given a severe ...

Feb 9, 2016 (3 days ago)
2016 Mazda BT-50 XT 4x2 REVIEW | Fit, Capable, And An Auto Bonus

2016 Mazda BT-50 XT 4x2 REVIEW | Fit, Capable, And An Auto Bonus

MID-LIFE VEHICLE-UPDATES CAN BE EITHER SLIGHT OR SIZEABLE, AND THE 2016 MAZDA BT-50 DEFINITELY ERRS ON 'SLIGHT'....

Feb 9, 2016 (3 days ago)
Jaguar F-Pace To Help Double Jaguar Sales In Australia

Jaguar F-Pace To Help Double Jaguar Sales In Australia

Jaguar sales in Australia are expected to almost double once the British brand's first-ever SUV model, the F-Pa...

Feb 8, 2016 (4 days ago)
Jaguar

Jaguar Won't Launch Small Sedan Or Hatch Before 2020

The mid-sized XE will remain Jaguar's smallest model for the rest of the decade, with Jaguar Australia confirming to...

Feb 8, 2016 (4 days ago)
2016 Jaguar XF Review | Prestige, R Sport, Portfolio, XF S | True Class, And Handles Like A Dream

2016 Jaguar XF Review | Prestige, R Sport, Portfolio, XF S | True Class, And Handles Like A Dream

JAGUAR HAS HIGH AMBITIONS FOR THE 2016 XF RANGE, AND A WELL FOUNDED CONFIDENCE IN THIS CAR. The first-generation XF...

Feb 8, 2016 (4 days ago)
Honda Odyssey Hybrid On Sale In Japan

Honda Odyssey Hybrid On Sale In Japan

Since its arrival in Australia in 2014, the current Honda Odyssey has notched up impressive sales, with one in every fou...

Feb 8, 2016 (4 days ago)