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2017 Mazda CX-3 Akari Diesel Review | Tiny SUV Is An Expensive Proposition
2017 Mazda CX-3 Akari Diesel Review | Tiny SUV Is An Expensive Proposition

Taking the road less travelled has long been an SUV theme, but for different reasons it applies to the 2017 Mazda CX-3 A...

Aug 14, 2017 (3 days ago)
2017 Renault Trafic Crew Review | Commercial Van-cum-People-Mover Has Plenty Of Space For the Whole family
2017 Renault Trafic Crew Review | Commercial Van-cum-People-Mover Has Plenty Of Space For The Family

Everything in life is a compromise. If that sounds like a glass-half-empty statement then the 2017 Renault Trafic Crew a...

Aug 10, 2017 (7 days ago)
2018 Range Rover Velar Overseas Preview Drive | Former Off-Road Icon Forges A New Path As A Fashionista
2018 Range Rover Velar Overseas Preview Drive | Former Off-Road Icon Forges A New Path As A Fashionista

There’s a change of focus at iconic off-road brand Land Rover and nowhere is it more obvious than with the upmarke...

Jul 31, 2017 (17 days ago)
2017 Toyota HiLux SR5 TRD Sports Pack Review | Hey Babe, Take A Walk On The Wildtrack
2017 Toyota HiLux SR5 TRD Sports Pack Review | Hey Babe, Take A Walk On The Wildtrack

The Toyota HiLux range doesn’t have an answer for halo-model utes like the Ford Ranger Wildtrack or Holden Colorad...

Jul 27, 2017 (21 days ago)
2018 Mercedes-Benz X-Class First Ride | A Passenger Seat Spin In Merc’s Hay Hauler
2018 Mercedes-Benz X-Class First Ride | A Passenger Seat Spin In Merc’s Hay Hauler

Mercedes-Benz knows that its first-ever dual cab ute, the 2018 X-Class, is very different from anything the company has ...

Jul 21, 2017 (27 days ago)

NEWS

Ford Mondeo Diesel Probed By German Authorities Over Emissions

SAT, 12 AUG, 2017

Ford’s Mondeo is the latest diesel-powered vehicle to catch the eye of authorities in Germany, according to reports out of Europe.

Renault Adds Diesel Koleos To Australian range

WED, 9 AUG, 2017

Renault has added a diesel engine to its top-selling Koleos medium SUV, just over 12 months after introducing the current model   As with th...

Porsche Announces Cayenne Diesel Recall For Australia

TUE, 8 AUG, 2017

Porsche has announced details of a voluntary recall of its Cayenne Diesel SUV in Australia, following similar moves announced for Europe.

BMW Announces 2018 3 Series Changes Ahead Of November Arrival

THU, 3 AUG, 2017

BMW has detailed a range of changes for the 2018 3 Series range, bring new technology, minor specification changes, and light cosmetic tweaks to th...

2018 Jaguar XF Sportbrake Pricing Revealed Ahead Of Australian Launch

THU, 3 AUG, 2017

Jaguar will offer a station wagon variant of its XF sedan for the first time in Australia later this year, announcing the first firm details of the...

Hyundai Rolls Out SmartSense Safety Across Entire 2018 Santa Fe Range

WED, 2 AUG, 2017

Hyundai has introduced a 2018 model year revision to its Santa Fe large SUV range, trickling-down the advanced safety tech previously only availabl...

2017 Peugeot 3008 - Price And Features For Australia

TUE, 1 AUG, 2017

A resurgent Peugeot has announced the details of its new-generation 3008, with the new model ditching its previous minivan form and becoming a full...

BMW Slashes M140i Price As Part Of 1 Series Range Revision

MON, 31 JUL, 2017

BMW has adjusted the price and specifications of its entry-level 1 Series range, resulting in a cheaper price for the flagship M140i, but price ris...

Volkswagen Adds New Entry-Spec Amarok V6

SAT, 29 JUL, 2017

Volkswagen Australia has lowered the price of entry to its Amarok V6 range, adding a new Sportline variant as the starting point to the b...

Porsche Cayenne Diesel Banned For Sale In Germany

SAT, 29 JUL, 2017

Porsche has apparently fallen foul of the German federal transport authority (the KBA, or Kraftfahrtbundesamt) leading to a registration ban for th...

REVIEWS

2018 Peugeot 3008 First Drive Review | France Makes Its Mark On The Medium SUV Class

TODAY

Peugeot has has an interesting history with SUVs.

2017 Mazda CX-3 Akari Diesel Review | Tiny SUV Is An Expensive Proposition

MON, 14 AUG, 2017

Taking the road less travelled has long been an SUV theme, but for different reasons it applies to the 2017 Mazda CX-3 Akari diesel.

2017 Audi Q2 TDI Quattro Sport Review | High Price Overrides Small SUV's Redeeming Qualities

TUE, 1 AUG, 2017

This is the year that SUV models are tipped to outsell passenger cars, and the Audi Q2 2.0 TDI steps up as a clear next move in the evolution of th...

2018 Range Rover Velar Overseas Preview Drive | Former Off-Road Icon Forges A New Path As A Fashionista

MON, 31 JUL, 2017

There’s a change of focus at iconic off-road brand Land Rover and nowhere is it more obvious than with the upmarket Range Rover Velar.

2017 Toyota HiLux SR5 TRD Sports Pack Review | Hey Babe, Take A Walk On The Wildtrack

THU, 27 JUL, 2017

The Toyota HiLux range doesn’t have an answer for halo-model utes like the Ford Ranger Wildtrack or Holden Colorado Z71, which have fast beco...

2018 Mercedes-Benz X-Class First Ride | A Passenger Seat Spin In Merc’s Hay Hauler

FRI, 21 JUL, 2017

Mercedes-Benz knows that its first-ever dual cab ute, the 2018 X-Class, is very different from anything the company has done before.

2018 Holden Equinox Preview Drive REVIEW - Holden's Future CX-5 Fighter

FRI, 21 JUL, 2017

THE 2018 HOLDEN EQUINOX IS VITAL FOR THE BRAND, replacing the Captiva SUV as Holden's alternative to Mazda's CX-5 and the Toyota RAV4.

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 Land Rover Discovery First Drive | Real Room For Seven In A Lighter, More High-Tech Package

THU, 6 JUL, 2017

Land Rover has gambled with the Discovery’s future by giving the all-new model a more friendly face and an overall style that’s more ap...

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