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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.

Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Volante Arrives At Pebble Beach

Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Volante Arrives At Pebble Beach

Aston Martin has pulled the covers from a new limited edition model at the Concours d'Elegance at Pebble Beach, call...

Aug 22, 2016 (6 days ago)
566kW V12 Lamborghini Centenario Roadster Wows The California Crowd

566kW V12 Lamborghini Centenario Roadster Wows The California Crowd

Lamborghini avoided the hustle-and-bustle of Pebble Beach at the weekend, preferring to join the annual ‘Motorspor...

Aug 22, 2016 (6 days ago)
New 10-Hour Production Car Race For Sydney

New 10-Hour Production Car Race For Sydney

Automotive companies with performance oriented products will be interested in a new endurance race for standard producti...

Aug 22, 2016 (6 days ago)
Nissan’s BladeGlider Electric Sports Car Could Get Production Green Light

Nissan’s BladeGlider Electric Sports Car Could Get Production Green Light

Nissan’s futuristic BladeGlider prototype has garnered plenty of media coverage and it seems the Japanese giant is...

Aug 22, 2016 (6 days ago)
2016 Honda Civic VTi-LX REVIEW | A Desirable Civic (At Last), But Not Convinced By

2016 Honda Civic VTi-LX REVIEW, Price, Features | Honda’s Anti-Ageing Act Works Wonders

THE REVITALISED 2016 HONDA CIVIC WINDS THE CLOCK BACK; THIS CAR RESTORES 'CHARACTER' AND 'QUALITY' ...

Aug 22, 2016 (6 days ago)
Mercedes-Maybach 6 Concept Electrifies The Future Of Extreme Luxury

Mercedes-Maybach 6 Concept Electrifies The Future Of Extreme Luxury

After being teased, then leaked online, Mercedes-Benz has finally made its Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 concept official, a...

Aug 22, 2016 (6 days ago)
Cadillac Escala Previews New Design Direction With Pebble Beach Concept

Cadillac Escala Previews New Design Direction With Pebble Beach Concept

Cadillac has unveiled its vision of a future flagship model, the Escala concept, pointing to both a new design direction...

Aug 20, 2016 (8 days ago)
Volvo And Uber Team Up On Autonomous Cars

Volvo And Uber Team Up On Autonomous Cars

Two companies pushing hard for the autonomously-driven future have teamed up to further accelerate development. Volvo...

Aug 20, 2016 (8 days ago)
BMW 2002 Hommage Returns For Pebble Beach

BMW 2002 Hommage Returns For Pebble Beach

If the squat retro coupe you see before you looks familiar, that’s because the BMW 2002 Hommage set to go on ...

Aug 19, 2016 (9 days ago)
Mazda MX-5 RF Arrives With US-Only Launch Edition

Mazda MX-5 RF Arrives With US-Only Launch Edition

Fans of the Mazda MX-5 RF - the folding hardtop version of Mazda’s iconic roadster - now have something new to pin...

Aug 19, 2016 (9 days ago)
250kW/ M240i Headlines 2017 BMW 2 Series Range - Price And Features For Australia

250kW/ M240i Headlines 2017 BMW 2 Series Range - Price And Features For Australia

Prices are up but so are the specifications and technology in BMW’s updated 2 Series Coupe and Convertible range w...

Aug 19, 2016 (9 days ago)
Strictly Limited McLaren MSO HS Breaks Cover

Strictly Limited McLaren MSO HS Breaks Cover

This is not a more refined McLaren primarily for street use - in fact this is the much-touted high-performance MSO ...

Aug 19, 2016 (9 days ago)
2017 Holden Colorado - Price And Features For Australia

2017 Holden Colorado - Price And Features For Australia

The comprehensively updated 2017 Holden Colorado range goes on sale in Australia, engineered for improved refinemen...

Aug 18, 2016 (10 days ago)
2017 Holden Colorado 4x4 Dual Cab REVIEW | Smarter, Better Everywhere, Holden’s Colorado Now Has What It Takes...

Holden Colorado 4x4 Dual Cab REVIEW, Price, Features | Better, Better, Better Everywhere: Holden’s Overhauled Workhorse

EXTENSIVELY REDESIGNED AND RE-ENGINEERED, THE 2017 HOLDEN COLORADO IS OUT TO CLAIM SCALPS - 4X4 UTES AND TWIN-...

Aug 18, 2016 (10 days ago)
2016 Mazda CX-9 Touring AWD REVIEW | Mazda's CX-9 Gets Things Very, Very Right

Mazda CX-9 Touring AWD REVIEW, Price, Features | Mazda’s Family Flagship Scores A Premium Upgrade

MAZDA HAS NEVER BEEN AFRAID TO DO THINGS DIFFERENTLY. That's why the 2016 Mazda CX-9 comes with a turbocharged four-...

Aug 18, 2016 (10 days ago)
Volkswagen Pulls Pin On ‘Australia’s Best Cars Awards’ | Says “Nein Danke” To AAA

Volkswagen And AAA Dispute | VW Blanks ‘Australia’s Best Cars Awards’

The simmering dispute between Volkswagen Group Australia (VGA) and the Australian Automobile Association (AAA) has boile...

Aug 18, 2016 (10 days ago)
For Ford’s Electric Cars Look For The ‘Model E’ Badge

For Ford’s Electric Cars Look For The ‘Model E’ Badge

American reports suggest that Ford, after successfully challenging Tesla in court over the Model E nomenclature, wi...

Aug 18, 2016 (10 days ago)
Perfect For Summer - McLaren’s Variable Roof 570GT MSO For Pebble Beach

Perfect For Summer - McLaren’s Variable Roof 570GT MSO For Pebble Beach

Here’s the first look at the McLaren 570GT by MSO (McLaren Special Operations) which debuts next week at...

Aug 18, 2016 (10 days ago)
2017 BMW 7 Series Gains Remote Parking In Australia

2017 BMW 7 Series Gains Remote Parking In Australia

As part of a running change to the 2017 BMW 7 Series range, the remote parking feature that was previously only availabl...

Aug 18, 2016 (10 days ago)
MG Returning To Australia - SAIC Motor Australia Established

MG Returning To Australia - SAIC Motor Australia Established

Famed British brand MG is returning to Australia as Chinese parent company SAIC Motor announces plans to establish a new...

Aug 18, 2016 (10 days ago)