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Nissan X-Trail ST-L REVIEW | Cheap and Cheerful Seats for the Whole Family
Nissan X-Trail ST-L REVIEW | Cheap and Cheerful Seats for the Whole Family

Few medium SUVs offer seatbelts for seven, but the 2017 Nissan X-Trail ST-L does and they certainly are cheap seats. ...

Nov 28, 2016 (2 months ago)
2016 Volkswagen Amarok V6 Ultimate REVIEW | Volkswagen's Most Potent Ute
2016 Volkswagen Amarok V6 Ultimate REVIEW | Volkswagen's Most Potent Ute

German giant goes after Toyota Hilux SR5 and Ford Ranger Wildtrak customers with new V6 turbodiesel offering. Vehicle...

Nov 24, 2016 (2 months ago)
2016 Skoda Octavia RS230 REVIEW | More Power for Czech Sedan and Wagon
2016 Skoda Octavia RS230 REVIEW | More Power for Czech Sedan and Wagon

Skoda has added another quality offering to an already crowded compact performance segment brimming with hair-raising of...

Nov 10, 2016 (2 months ago)
2017 BMW 330i 100 Years Edition REVIEW | Upmarket Cabin Highlights Special Edition
2017 BMW 330i 100 Years Edition REVIEW | Upmarket Cabin Highlights Special Edition

Anniversaries are a fine time to ‘get frocked’ and this BMW 330i 100 Year Edition special has done exactly t...

Nov 4, 2016 (2 months ago)
2016 Hino 300 Series 716 Hybrid Trade Ace REVIEW – A Bigger Load, And A Harder Worker Than A Twin-Cab Ute
2016 Hino 300 Series 716 Hybrid Trade Ace REVIEW – When HiLux, Ranger, Navara, BT50, And Triton Just Aren't Big Enough

ATTENTION ALL UTE BUYERS: IF YOU HAVE DOUBTS ABOUT A UTE MEETING YOUR LOAD-CARRYING NEEDS, HINO SUGGESTS ITS 300 SERIES ...

Nov 4, 2016 (3 months ago)

NEWS

ANCAP - 5-Stars For Fiat 500X | Subaru Impreza And Mercedes-Benz E-Class

THU, 15 DEC, 2016

A trio of new models has been gifted the maximum 5-star safety rating from the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) just in time for Chr...

Nissan Patrol Y61 Goes Out With A Legend

FRI, 9 DEC, 2016

Nissan is sending-off the Y61 Patrol wagon with a feature-laden limited edition ‘Legend’ model.

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’...

Walkinshaw Reveals its Answer to HSV

THU, 24 NOV, 2016

While supercharged V8s have been a fixture of the Australian new car land for several years, not everyone enjoys the sound and fury of pumped-up en...

Volvo Previews Updated S90 And S90 Excellence

THU, 3 NOV, 2016

Volvo will use the upcoming Guangzhou Motor Show to debut an upgraded S90 sedan and range-topping S90 Excellence.

Toyota Camry Upgraded With Navigation For Atara S And Limited Edition RZ

THU, 3 NOV, 2016

Toyota has given the Camry range a few tweaks, adding standard satellite navigation to the limited edition RZ and mid-grade Atara S variants.

Renault Kangoo Lifestyle Pack Brings ‘Work-And-Play’ Features To Commercial Passenger Van

THU, 3 NOV, 2016

Renault has sharpened the appeal of its Kangoo van with a new options pack designed to make it more passenger friendly.

Volkswagen Amarok V6 To Get Overboost Function

THU, 27 OCT, 2016

Volkswagen has come out swinging ahead of the arrival of its updated Amarok.

Skoda Yeti Scores New Petrol Engine - Skoda Yeti 4X4 Outdoor 110TSI

WED, 19 OCT, 2016

Skoda’s Yeti compact SUV is now available with a new petrol engine, replacing the previous diesel option and making the Yeti a petrol-only af...

Volkswagen Polo Beats - Limited Edition Hatch Packs 300 Of Dr Dre’s Finest

MON, 17 OCT, 2016

Volkswagen has taken its Polo light car back to a time when ‘the stereo’ mattered almost as much as the car that contained it… ...

REVIEWS

2017 Toyota Camry Altise REVIEW - Underappreciated Mid-Sizer is a Shining Beacon of Sensibility

TUE, 13 DEC, 2016

It is the least-inspiring version of the least-appreciated Australian-made car – but there is something pleasantly unpretentious about the 20...

Nissan X-Trail ST-L REVIEW | Cheap and Cheerful Seats for the Whole Family

MON, 28 NOV, 2016

Few medium SUVs offer seatbelts for seven, but the 2017 Nissan X-Trail ST-L does and they certainly are cheap seats.

2016 Volkswagen Amarok V6 Ultimate REVIEW | Volkswagen's Most Potent Ute

THU, 24 NOV, 2016

German giant goes after Toyota Hilux SR5 and Ford Ranger Wildtrak customers with new V6 turbodiesel offering.

2016 BMW M240i Convertible REVIEW | Refreshed Pocket Rocket Drops its Top

TUE, 15 NOV, 2016

Summer is approaching and the 2017 BMW M240i Convertible rather appropriately debuts with an extra sprinkling of spice under its bonnet.

2016 Skoda Octavia RS230 REVIEW | More Power for Czech Sedan and Wagon

THU, 10 NOV, 2016

Skoda has added another quality offering to an already crowded compact performance segment brimming with hair-raising offering with an even mo...

2017 BMW 330i 100 Years Edition REVIEW | Upmarket Cabin Highlights Special Edition

FRI, 4 NOV, 2016

Anniversaries are a fine time to ‘get frocked’ and this BMW 330i 100 Year Edition special has done exactly that.

2016 Hino 300 Series 716 Hybrid Trade Ace REVIEW – A Bigger Load, And A Harder Worker Than A Twin-Cab Ute

FRI, 4 NOV, 2016

ATTENTION ALL UTE BUYERS: IF YOU HAVE DOUBTS ABOUT A UTE MEETING YOUR LOAD-CARRYING NEEDS, HINO SUGGESTS ITS 300 SERIES 716 HYBRID HAS THE ANSWER.

2016 Honda Accord V6L REVIEW | Refined Accord Range-Topper Is Now Refreshed

MON, 31 OCT, 2016

YOU WOULDN’T CALL THEM ‘SWEEPING CHANGES’ BUT A MID-LIFE UPDATE HAS GIVEN THE HONDA ACCORD A SHARPER LOOK AND EXTRA TECHNOLOGY IN...

Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series REVIEW | 2016 LandCruiser Ute - Upgraded Safety Highlights Updated Country Workhorse

THU, 27 OCT, 2016

Toyota’s new LandCruiser 70 Series has a fine spirit animal in the crocodile.

2016 Skoda Octavia 110TSI Ambition REVIEW - SUV alternative has big family value

TUE, 25 OCT, 2016

Offering more metal for the money has long been the purchasing pitch of local large sedans, and more recently SUVs, but it’s also been a catc...

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