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Feature Article: 2015 Mercedes-Benz GLE SUV Review - A New Name For A Familiar Face
The skinny: A new look front end a new dashboard and a new name help set the Mercedes-Benz GLE apart from the outgoing ML. Dig a little deeper though and there's still acres of space and a properly high-end feel to the interior. Competition in the luxury SUV category which Mercedes-Benz helped to define with the original ML is sharp but with added safety features and extra luxury inclusions the GLE shouldn't be too bothered by the advancing opposition. Vehicle Style: Large luxury SUV Price: GLE 250d 86 900 - GLE 63 S 189 900 plus on-roads Engine trans: GLE... continue reading
Haval Arrives In Aus - Chinese Automaker Now In Country With 3 SUVsTHU, 8 OCT, 2015
After enduring multiple delays, Chinese SUV brand Haval has officially launched in Australia with a three-model lineup that the company hopes ...
Range Rover Evoque - 2016 Price And Features For AustraliaMON, 28 SEP, 2015
Range Rover has dramatically reorganised its Evoque line-up for the 2016 model year, slashing the number of model variants from a whopping 24 (46 i...
Volkswagen Golf Alltrack - 2015 Australian Price And FeaturesFRI, 25 SEP, 2015
Volkswagen’s Golf small car range has been bolstered this week with the arrival of an all-wheel-drive high-riding wagon model into local show...
Revised 2016 Nissan Altima Unveiled In USATHU, 24 SEP, 2015
An update to Nissan’s mid-size Altima has arrived in the USA, bringing with it a selection of styling revisions that bring the sedan into lin...
Lexus IS200t Headlines Updated 2016 IS Range For AustraliaWED, 23 SEP, 2015
Lexus’ first turbocharged IS model is now available in Australia, with the IS 200t arriving on home soil this week.
Holden Astra Five-Door Locked In For Australian LaunchTUE, 15 SEP, 2015
The Holden Astra five-door hatch will be making a comeback in late 2016, with the company confirming it will bring the all-new Astra to our sh...
2016 Toyota RAV4 To Arrive In December With New Face And Boosted Equipment LevelsTUE, 15 SEP, 2015
Toyota will launch a facelifted RAV4 range in Australia this December, with the popular midsize SUV gaining a new look, more safety equipment, refi...
2016 Jaguar F-Pace Performance Crossover Debuts - Frankfurt Motor ShowTUE, 15 SEP, 2015
Jaguar's first-ever crossover, the F-Pace, has made its official debut on the eve of the Frankfurt Motor Show, with the English automaker ...
Holden Commodore VFII Announced - 304kW V8 Now On The MenuSUN, 13 SEP, 2015
Holden's latest - and likely last - evolution of the Commodore will go on sale next month with a slew of equipment upgrades and some modes...
Suzuki Vitara - 2016 Price And Features For AustraliaTHU, 10 SEP, 2015
Suzuki has re-launched the Vitara nameplate In Australia this week, adding an all-new small SUV to complement the existing Grand Vitara, S-Cross an...
2015 BMW 3 Series Review - Still The Drivers ChoiceYESTERDAY
The skinny: The BMW 3 Series isn’t just a standout-seller for the brand, it’s also the vehicle that pioneered the ‘sports sedan&r...
2015 Mitsubishi ASX LS Petrol CVT 2WD Review - Getting On, But Good BuyingTHU, 1 OCT, 2015
The skinny: Mitsubishi's ASX has been around in its current generation since 2010.
2015 Mazda6 Wagon GT Diesel Review - Japanese Style Leader… Who Needs Europe?SUN, 27 SEP, 2015
The skinny: Mazda’s 6 wagon is not only one of the best-looking of the medium wagon brigade, but also one of the best-buying.
2015 Mazda BT-50 XT Dual-Cab 4x2 Automatic Review – Better Looking, And With More StuffSUN, 27 SEP, 2015
The skinny: We approve of the bolder, less-polarising styling of the updated Mazda BT-50; the handsome new alloy wheels also help. Wh...
2015 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Wagon Review - Better Than The Tiguan... MuchTHU, 24 SEP, 2015
The skinny: Volkswagen’s new Golf Alltrack wagon comes packing “a lot of car”.
2015 Toyota Corolla ZR Sedan Review - When Small Sedans Ain't SmallTUE, 22 SEP, 2015
The Skinny: The just-facelifted Toyota Corolla hatchback has hogged the limelight for the Corolla badge, with an injection of sex appeal,...
2015 Ford Focus Trend Review – A Fat Feature List And A Cracking EngineTUE, 22 SEP, 2015
The skinny: The Focus is one of the Blue Oval’s biggest selling nameplates, produced at eight plants around the world and accounting for more...
2015 Mitsubishi Outlander XLS 4x4 Review - Ripe For Family DutiesFRI, 18 SEP, 2015
The Skinny: Mitsubishi may not have re-invented the wheel with its updated Outlander SUV, but it certainly gave its strong-selling family SUV ...
2016 Suzuki Vitara Review - Suzuki's Small SUV Could Become A Big HitFRI, 11 SEP, 2015
The skinny: The bold new Vitara from Suzuki arrives just in time to ride the wave of compact SUV success.