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2017 Mini Countryman Cooper D Review | A Gentle Temperament And Great With Kids (Or Kids-At-Heart)
2017 Mini Countryman Cooper D Review | A Gentle Temperament And Great With Kids (Or Kids-At-Heart)

The previous Mini Countryman didn’t quite fit the SUV description, lacking the U-for-utility that defines the genr...

Jul 13, 2017 (10 days ago)
2017 BMW 530d Review | The Bavarian Executive Express Is A Technological Specimen
2017 BMW 530d Review | The Bavarian Executive Express Is A Technological Specimen

Forget what you learnt in maths class because these days seven goes easily into five. Take this new-generation 2017 BMW ...

Jul 6, 2017 (17 days ago)
2017 Toyota Kluger GXL AWD Review | No Step Forward For Toyota’s Updated Family Hauler
2017 Toyota Kluger GXL AWD Review | No Step Forward For Toyota’s Updated Family Hauler

When it comes to large SUVs, Toyota is king with not one, but three cars in the class thanks to the off-roadable Fortune...

Jun 28, 2017 (26 days ago)
2017 Lexus IS350 Sports Luxury Review | V6-Powered Sedan Is Showing Its Age
2017 Lexus IS350 Sports Luxury Review | V6-Powered Sedan Is Showing Its Age

Football boots don’t match a two-piece suit. A racecar cannot pamper its occupants. But the 2017 Lexus IS350 Sport...

Jun 26, 2017 (27 days ago)
2017 BMW 530e iPerformance First Drive Review | Combining Large Car Luxury And Plug-In Tech Minus The Price Penalty
2017 BMW 530e iPerformance First Drive Review | Combining Large Car Luxury And Plug-In Tech Minus The Price Penalty

In a somewhat surprising move BMW has brought its latest plug-in hybrid iPerformance model to market in Australia at exa...

Jun 10, 2017 (1 month ago)

NEWS

2017 BMW 5 Series Gets New Entry-Level 520i Model

MON, 17 JUL, 2017

BMW customers in Australia hoping for a budget 5 Series are now in luck, with the introduction of a new 520i variant.

2018 Audi A8 And A8 L Revealed Overseas

WED, 12 JUL, 2017

Audi has unveiled its fourth-generation A8 limousine in Barcelona ahead of the new model’s first public showing at the upcoming Frankfurt Mot...

BMW Introduces 420i Luxury Edition Variants

THU, 6 JUL, 2017

BMW has boosted the value at the bottom of its 4 Series range, introducing Luxury Edition upgrades for the 420i Coupe and 420i Gran Coupe models.

Rolls-Royce Unveils Dawn Black Badge At Goodwood Festival Of Speed

THU, 29 JUN, 2017

Rolls-Royce has revealed its latest Black Badge series, applying the more youthful treatment to the Dawn convertible.

Range Rover Velar The Latest To Add JLR’s 221kW Ingenium Engine

THU, 29 JUN, 2017

Earlier this week Jaguar announced its newest Ingenium engine - a four-cylinder petrol with a 221kW state of tune - would spread across its passeng...

Jaguar Unleashes Potent XE SV Project 8 Super Sedan

WED, 28 JUN, 2017

The most potent road car from Jaguar has been officially unveiled in the UK with the XE sedan transformed to become the XE SV Project 8.

2017 BMW 5 Series Touring - Price And Features For Australia

WED, 28 JUN, 2017

BMW is prepared to buck the SUV trend in Australia, offering its 5 Series Touring wagon as an alternative for families that may not need a high-rid...

Jaguar Introduces 221kW Ingenium Four-Cylinder Engine For XE, XF, and F-Pace

TUE, 27 JUN, 2017

Jaguar has added the most powerful of its new Ingenium range of petrol engines with the 221kW 2.0-litre four-cylinder engine, as seen in the new en...

2018 BMW X3 Range Revealed Overseas Topped By High-Performance X3 M40i

TUE, 27 JUN, 2017

BMW has unveiled its third-generation X3 medium SUV overseas, keeping external dimensions close to the outgoing model but improving passenger space...

2018 BMW 6 Series GT Revealed Ahead Of Frankfurt

THU, 15 JUN, 2017

BMW is set to replace the 5 Series Gran Turismo with this - the new 6 Series Gran Turismo - unveiled ahead of its official debut at this year's...

REVIEWS

2017 Audi Q5 And SQ5 First Drive Review | Round Two For Audi’s Family Favourite

THU, 13 JUL, 2017

Audi was early to the medium SUV game when it launched the Q5 in 2009, and the first generation model proved to be a hit with buyers with it holdin...

2017 Mini Countryman Cooper D Review | A Gentle Temperament And Great With Kids (Or Kids-At-Heart)

THU, 13 JUL, 2017

The previous Mini Countryman didn’t quite fit the SUV description, lacking the U-for-utility that defines the genre, but now in its second ge...

2017 BMW 530d Review | The Bavarian Executive Express Is A Technological Specimen

THU, 6 JUL, 2017

Forget what you learnt in maths class because these days seven goes easily into five.

2017 Toyota Kluger GXL AWD Review | No Step Forward For Toyota’s Updated Family Hauler

WED, 28 JUN, 2017

When it comes to large SUVs, Toyota is king with not one, but three cars in the class thanks to the off-roadable Fortuner and Prado and the more ur...

2017 Lexus IS350 Sports Luxury Review | V6-Powered Sedan Is Showing Its Age

MON, 26 JUN, 2017

Football boots don’t match a two-piece suit.

2017 BMW 530e iPerformance First Drive Review | Combining Large Car Luxury And Plug-In Tech Minus The Price Penalty

SAT, 10 JUN, 2017

In a somewhat surprising move BMW has brought its latest plug-in hybrid iPerformance model to market in Australia at exactly the same price point a...

2017 Audi SQ7 v Tesla Model X P100D Comparison Review - Electrifying Large SUVs

WED, 31 MAY, 2017

Efficiency and excess are strange bedfellows.

2017 Volvo XC60 Overseas Preview Drive | Scandinavian Style And Safety Makes For An Impressive Package

TUE, 30 MAY, 2017

From an Australian point of view it would be easy to overlook the importance of the Volvo XC60.

2017 BMW 540i M Sport Review | A Big BMW To Cause Benz Some Sleepless Nights

TUE, 30 MAY, 2017

BMW has a reputation for building great sports sedans, and, as a result, the German brand hasn't always been the first choi...

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