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The skinny: Not for the faint-hearted the thumping new GLE Coupe from Mercedes-Benz takes a leaf out of BMW's style book - the one it used to create the polarising but very successful X6. Essentially the style idea is to take a bold coupe-like shape then jam it atop the platform and mechanicals of the GLE SUV. The result is something new for MB and another sports coupe-cum-SUV crossover to terrorise just about everything else. BMW is now up to its second generation X6 the vehicle that pioneered the SUV coupe so there's some catching up to do for MB.... continue reading
Tesla Superchargers Launched In Goulburn And WodongaTHU, 1 OCT, 2015
Tesla’s promise of a ‘highway’ of superchargers connecting Australia’s eastern capital cities has taken a major step forwar...
Tesla Model X Officially Revealed OverseasWED, 30 SEP, 2015
In a presentation earlier today Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveiled the new all-electric Model X SUV, with the claim it was designed to be the safest car ...
Volkswagen Golf R Wagon - 2015 Price And Features For AustraliaSUN, 27 SEP, 2015
Volkswagen’s limited-edition Golf R Wagon has arrived in Australia, priced from $58,990 plus on-road costs.
BMW X1 - 2016 Australian Price And FeaturesSUN, 27 SEP, 2015
BMW has detailed pricing and specifications for its all-new X1 SUV ahead of its arrival in Australia next month.
Volkswagen ‘Dieselgate’ Shifts To More Markets And VW PersonnelFRI, 25 SEP, 2015
The Dieselgate nightmare continues for Volkswagen - the emissions fraud scandal that threatens to do lasting damage to the German automaker.
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...
Lexus Not Planning Sub-NX SUVFRI, 25 SEP, 2015
Audi has the Q3, Mercedes has the GLA and BMW has the X1, but Lexus currently has no ambitions to join those rivals in the small SUV space with a c...
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.
Alfa Romeo 4C Spider - Under $100k And In Australia From NovemberWED, 23 SEP, 2015
Alfa Romeo’s 4C coupe will soon have an open-air stablemate in the 4C Spider, and today the Italian carmaker announced pricing for the Austra...
Volkswagen Admits It Cheated Emissions Test - 11 Million Cars AffectedTUE, 22 SEP, 2015
Volkswagen has confirmed that engine management software on some of its diesel-powered models allowed it to cheat emissions testing, giving affecte...
2015 Skoda Fabia 81TSI DSG Review - Plenty Of Tech, Plenty Of PoiseFRI, 2 OCT, 2015
The Skinny: Skoda’s light car offering is certainly not light on for technology.
2015 Land Rover Defender 90 Review – Long Live The KingFRI, 2 OCT, 2015
The skinny: When it comes to off-road ability, there’s only one yardstick – the Land Rover Defender.
2016 Audi RS 3 Review - Audi's Hotrod HatchbackFRI, 2 OCT, 2015
The skinny: A rally-bred engine and segment-topping performance endow the RS 3 with tremendous enthusiast appeal. It is an ...
2015 Mazda2 Maxx Sedan Review – Nippy, Classy, And A Nice Little BootyTHU, 1 OCT, 2015
The skinny: Mazda’s classy little 2 four-door sedan adds extra space and practicality, is strong on features and drives with real &lsquo...
2015 Toyota Corolla Ascent CVT Hatch Review - A Small Hatch Safe-BetTHU, 1 OCT, 2015
The Skinny: The top-selling car in Australia has been given a mid-life freshen up with new bumpers and lights, and a cleaner, simpler interior.
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 Toyota Hilux 4x4 Dual Cab Review - Modern Makeover For A Working-Class HeroTUE, 29 SEP, 2015
The skinny: A new Hilux comes once a decade, so Toyota is justifiably excited about the prospects for its top selling ute.
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 Mitsubishi Outlander XLS 4x4 - ReviewFRI, 18 SEP, 2015