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2013 BMW 730d Review
BMW 7 Series Review | 2013 730d Diesel

BMW 7 SERIES REVIEW Vehicle Style: Large luxury sedan Price: $204,600  (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy clai...

Feb 27, 2013 (5 years ago)
2013 Opel Astra GTC Sport Review
Opel Astra Review | 2013 Astra GTC Sport

2013 OPEL ASTRA REVIEW  Vehicle Style: Three door small hatchback Price: $34,990  (plus on-roads) Engine/...

Jan 4, 2013 (5 years ago)
2012 Nissan Almera Ti Review
Nissan Almera Review | 2012 Almera Ti Sedan

2012 NISSAN ALMERA REVIEW Vehicle Style: Light sedan Price: $20,990 (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy claimed: 6.7...

Nov 26, 2012 (5 years ago)
Citroen DS5 On Sale In Australia
2013 Citroen DS5 Launched In Australia, Petrol Power Only

Citroen's upmarket DS line-up has added a third new model for Australia this week, with the local launch of the s...

Sep 11, 2012 (5 years ago)
2013 Mitsubishi Outlander To Debut At Australian International Motor Show
2013 Mitsubishi Outlander In Australia From December, Hybrid From April Next Year

Mitsubishi's all-new 2013 Outlander will make its local debut in October, appearing at this year's Australian...

Sep 5, 2012 (5 years ago)


Peugeot 4008 On Sale In Australia

WED, 16 MAY, 2012

Peugeot has announced the release of its new 4008 in Australia, marking a new phase in SUV offerings for the French carmaker. Loosely based ...

Nissan Almera On Sale In Australia From August

TUE, 15 MAY, 2012

2012 NISSAN ALMERA Nissan's new global sedan, revealed in 2010 at the Guangzhou Auto Show, will go on sale in Australia this coming Augu...

Lexus GS 450h On Sale In Australia

TUE, 15 MAY, 2012

Lexus Australia's all-new GS range welcomes its flagship model this week, the new GS 450h hybrid. Available in three trim grades - inclu...

BMW X5 M50d, X6 M50d Australian Pricing Revealed, X6 Range Updated

MON, 14 MAY, 2012

BMW Australia has announced pricing for the X5 M50d and X6 M50d, the new top-shelf diesel models in both lines. Driven by a triple-turbo eng...

2012 Honda Civic Hatch On Sale In Australia From June

TUE, 8 MAY, 2012

Honda's all-new 2012 Civic Hatch will hit Australia next month, less than a year on from its Frankfurt Motor Show unveiling in 2011. The...

2012 BMW X3 xDrive28i On Sale In Australia: Six-Cylinder Out, Four In

MON, 7 MAY, 2012

BMW's six-cylinder X3 xDrive28i is dead, long live the X3 xDrive28i four-cylinder.  Replacing the 3.0 litre engine of the xDrive28i...

2012 Mercedes-Benz M-Class On Sale In Australia

MON, 7 MAY, 2012

Mercedes-Benz' all-new 2012 M-Class SUV is now on sale in Australia, replacing the strong-selling but nearly seven year-old second-generatio...

Nissan Launches Simpson 50th Anniversary Edition Patrol 4WD

WED, 2 MAY, 2012

Nissan Australia has announced a new limited-edition package for its tough Y61 Patrol 4WD this week, celebrating the 50th anniversary of Reg Spr...

2012 Honda City Gets Styling And Pricing Tweaks For Australia

WED, 2 MAY, 2012

Honda Australia has released the updated-for-2012 City sedan, bringing a handful of styling tweaks and a new sub-$20k drive-away price. Cutt...

Lotus Elise S On Sale In Australia

MON, 30 APR, 2012

A very brand-new model may be on the way, but Lotus hasn't given up on keeping the current Elise roadster at the top of its game. The &#...


2012 BMW 320i And 318d First Drive Review

FRI, 1 JUN, 2012

BMW 3 SERIES REVIEW Vehicle Style: Medium premium sedan Price: 320i - $57,600 | 318d - $56,400 Fuel Economy 320i: (claimed) 6....

2012 Hyundai i30 First Drive Review

THU, 31 MAY, 2012

2012 HYUNDAI I30 REVIEW OVERVIEW When it arrived in Australian showrooms in October 2007, the first-generation i30 was a landmark car for Hyu...

2012 Mazda BT-50 XTR Boss Sports 4x4 Manual Dual Cab Review

MON, 28 MAY, 2012

2012 MAZDA BT-50 REVIEW Vehicle Style: Dual-cab utility Price: $48,810 (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy (claimed): 8.4 l/100km Fuel Economy (test...

2012 Toyota Prius v Review

THU, 24 MAY, 2012

What’s hot: It's practical, fuel-efficient and sharply-priced What’s not: No pre-set ratios or 'manual' controls for t...

2012 Honda Civic Sport Sedan Review

SUN, 20 MAY, 2012

2012 HONDA CIVIC SEDAN REVIEW Vehicle Style: Small sedan Price: $27,990 (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy (claimed): 7.5 l/100km Fuel Econo...

2012 Peugeot 4008 Active And Allure First Drive Review

THU, 17 MAY, 2012

PEUGEOT 4008 REVIEW Vehicle style: Small SUV Engine: 2.0 litre petrol four-cylinder Power and Torque: 110kW at 6000rpm; 197Nm at 4200rpm...

2012 Lexus GS 450h First Drive Review

WED, 16 MAY, 2012

2012 LEXUS GS 450h REVIEW Overview Less than six weeks after launching the impressive GS 250 and GS 350 range in Australia, Lexus has ad...

TMR Small Hatch Comparison Review - Top Ten Shootout

SUN, 13 MAY, 2012

Small Hatch Comparison Review: Mazda3, Toyota Corolla, Holden Cruze, Hyundai i30, Ford Focus, Mitsubishi Lancer, Volkswagen Golf, Subaru Im...

2012 Volkswagen Scirocco R DSG Review

FRI, 11 MAY, 2012

2012 VOLKSWAGEN SCIROCCO REVIEW Vehicle Style: Small three-door hatch Price: $49,990 (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy (claimed): 8.2 l/100km...

2012 BMW 335i Luxury Review

FRI, 4 MAY, 2012

2012 BMW 3 SERIES REVIEW Vehicle Style: Medium luxury sedan Price: $91,900 (plus on-roads), $101,760 as-tested. Fuel Economy (claimed): ...


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