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2017 Holden Barina LT Review - Hatch Falls Further Behind Its Rivals
2017 Holden Barina LT Review - Hatch Falls Further Behind Its Rivals

It was time to face up to the fact that the Holden Barina has not been a light hatch hit, but now for 2017 the five-door...

Mar 16, 2017 (12 days ago)
2017 Holden Astra REVIEW | Holden's Most Convincing Small Car in Years
2017 Holden Astra REVIEW | Holden's Most Convincing Small Car in Years

This is the new face of Holden. The Australian-built Cruze compact car has ceased production and Commodore will be go...

Nov 11, 2016 (5 months ago)
2016 Honda Civic VTi REVIEW | Quality And Solidity... And A Better-Than-Average Driving Feel
Honda Civic VTi REVIEW, Price, Features | Substance, Quiet Style And Good Buying

IN A MARKET WHERE $19,990 DRIVEAWAY SPECIALS CAN TOP SMALL CAR SALES, HONDA HAS SHIED AWAY FROM BARGAIN BASEMENT PR...

Sep 3, 2016 (7 months ago)
2016 Suzuki Jimny Sierra REVIEW | Suzuki’s Little 4x4 Toiler; Old But Irresistible
Suzuki Jimny Sierra REVIEW, Price, Features | A ‘Go-Anywhere’ Antiquity, But Just Gotta Love It…

IT WOULD BE HARSH TO CALL THE 2016 SUZUKI JIMNY SIERRA ‘ANCIENT’, EVEN THOUGH IT LAUNCHED IN 1998 AND HAS BA...

Aug 7, 2016 (8 months ago)
2016 Suzuki Baleno GLX Turbo REVIEW | Small On Stature, But Big On Value
Suzuki Baleno GLX Turbo REVIEW, Price, Features | Sized 'Right', Priced Right

THE 2016 SUZUKI BALENO REVIVES AN OLD NAME, BUT WITH AN ENTIRELY NEW VEHICLE. In typical Suzuki style, value is the b...

Aug 5, 2016 (8 months ago)

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2017 Toyota Yaris Australian Prices Revealed

YESTERDAY

Toyota has thrown down the gauntlet to the Mazda2 by restyling its Yaris hatch and adding a new safety pack.

Honda Jazz And Odyssey Updated For 2017

TUE, 14 FEB, 2017

Honda has announced a series of small running changes for its Jazz light hatch and Odyssey people mover for 2017.

2017 Holden Trax - Price And Features For Australia

FRI, 3 FEB, 2017

Holden has given its Trax small SUV range a comprehensive overhaul as the company looks to fend off opposition from a growing number of new or impr...

2017 Kia Rio - Price And Features For Australia

MON, 23 JAN, 2017

Kia has lifted the lid on its 2017 Rio light hatch range, streamlining the Rio lineup with just one bodystyle and one engine while adding more stan...

2017 Renault Kangoo Introduces Turbo Petrol Power

MON, 16 JAN, 2017

For the 2017 model year Renault has revamped its Kangoo light van, the best selling model in its segment, with a new turbocharged petrol engine and...

Toyota Refreshes Corolla Hatch - Adds Safety Tech

WED, 11 JAN, 2017

Toyota looks to fill the safety gap between Australia's highest selling passenger car in 2016, the Corolla, and its rivals.

Holden Cuts New Astra Prices After Just Two Months On Sale

TUE, 10 JAN, 2017

Holden has been forced to drop the price of its new Astra less than two months after it went on sale.

2017 Toyota Corolla Sedan: Added Safety Tech For Australia

MON, 9 JAN, 2017

Toyota has dressed-up its Corolla sedan with a light facelift that also aims to address safety shortcomings of the outgoing model.

2017 Subaru Impreza - Price And Features For Australia

THU, 22 DEC, 2016

Subaru launches its all-new 2017 Impreza this week following a pre-sale campaign that began in October.

Renault Offers End Of Year Driveway Pricing On Kangoo Van

TUE, 29 NOV, 2016

The festive spirit has arrived at Renault Australia with the Kangoo compact delivery van now offered at driveaway prices until New Year’...

REVIEWS

A Small Car War - Holden Astra R v Subaru Impreza 2.0-L Comparison Test

THU, 16 MAR, 2017

This is a comparison test between the Holden Astra R and Subaru Impreza 2.0i-L.

2017 Holden Barina LT Review - Hatch Falls Further Behind Its Rivals

THU, 16 MAR, 2017

It was time to face up to the fact that the Holden Barina has not been a light hatch hit, but now for 2017 the five-door-only model range has been ...

2017 Holden Astra REVIEW | Holden's Most Convincing Small Car in Years

FRI, 11 NOV, 2016

This is the new face of Holden.

2016 Mazda3 Maxx Manual Sedan REVIEW | Dynamism And High-End Safety At A 'Good Buying' Price

MON, 12 SEP, 2016

LIGHTLY REVISED, THE 2016 MAZDA3 RANGE HAS BEEN STRATEGICALLY UPDATED TO KEEP IT FRESH AND IMPROVE ITS ON-ROAD FEEL.

2016 Honda Civic VTi REVIEW | Quality And Solidity... And A Better-Than-Average Driving Feel

SAT, 3 SEP, 2016

IN A MARKET WHERE $19,990 DRIVEAWAY SPECIALS CAN TOP SMALL CAR SALES, HONDA HAS SHIED AWAY FROM BARGAIN BASEMENT PRICING FOR ITS 2016&nbs...

2016 Suzuki Jimny Sierra REVIEW | Suzuki’s Little 4x4 Toiler; Old But Irresistible

SUN, 7 AUG, 2016

IT WOULD BE HARSH TO CALL THE 2016 SUZUKI JIMNY SIERRA ‘ANCIENT’, EVEN THOUGH IT LAUNCHED IN 1998 AND HAS BARELY CHANGED SINCE.

2016 Suzuki Baleno GLX Turbo REVIEW | Small On Stature, But Big On Value

FRI, 5 AUG, 2016

THE 2016 SUZUKI BALENO REVIVES AN OLD NAME, BUT WITH AN ENTIRELY NEW VEHICLE.

2016 Mazda3 REVIEW | Mazda’s Bestseller Hones Its Competitive Edge

SUN, 31 JUL, 2016

HAVING FIRST LAUNCHED IN EARLY 2014, THE MAZDA3 RANGE IS AT THE HALFWAY POINT OF ITS LIFE-CYCLE.

2016 Kia Cerato S Premium Hatch REVIEW | Solid Value And Easy On The Eye

FRI, 8 JUL, 2016

THE 2016 KIA CERATO S PREMIUM ISN’T WHAT YOU’D CALL "GROUNDBREAKING". And it's certainly not 'shouty', bold ...

2016 Hyundai i30 Active REVIEW | Australia’s Favourite Car… Is It For You?

THU, 7 JUL, 2016

SALES OF THE HYUNDAI i30 HAVE EXPLODED THIS YEAR, WITH THIS SHARPLY-PRICED ENTRY MODEL ACTIVE LEADING THE CHARGE.  The small hatchback has ...

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