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

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

Jul 21, 2017 (5 days ago)
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 (13 days ago)
2017 Kia Soul Review | Unboxing Kia’s Block Star
2017 Kia Soul Review | Unboxing Kia’s Block Star

Once marketed as the poster-child of what Kia was capable of in terms of design, the boxy Soul’s glory days are no...

Jul 2, 2017 (24 days ago)
2017 Ford Transit Custom EcoBlue Automatic First Drive | Buyer Appeal Boosted Thanks To Six-Speed Auto
2017 Ford Transit Custom EcoBlue Automatic First Drive | Buyer Appeal Boosted Thanks To Six-Speed Auto

Ford has ramped up its efforts in the light commercial van segment by taking its Transit Custom van and adding the one t...

Jun 23, 2017 (1 month ago)
2018 Toyota Camry Overseas Preview Drive | Big Changes To The Camry Formula Mean Good Things For Aussie Buyers
2018 Toyota Camry Overseas Preview Drive | Big Changes To The Camry Formula Mean Good Things For Aussie Buyers

Before 2017 is up Australian automotive manufacturing will have come to a halt, and while there’s plenty of tears ...

Jun 23, 2017 (1 month ago)

NEWS

Haval's Growing Pains: Expansion Plans Blocked By Competitors, New Product On The Way

YESTERDAY

Chinese SUV brand, Haval, may not have worked up a high-profile in Australia yet but not for lack of trying, with the brand's Australian m...

Hyundai Officially Enters The Hot Hatch Club With i30 N

FRI, 14 JUL, 2017

Overnight Hyundai has officially revealed its first-ever hot hatch, revealing the i30 N after a long-lead of teasers and previews.

Nissan Introduces N-Sport Edition And Driveaway Deals On Qashqai

MON, 10 JUL, 2017

As Nissan prepares to run out stocks of its Qashqai small SUV ahead of an updated model later this year, the Japanese automaker has introduced a sp...

2018 Skoda Superb - Price And Features For Australia

FRI, 7 JUL, 2017

Skoda has given its Superb large car an update for the 2018 model-year, packing in more safety tech and lifting the standard specifications across ...

Renault Megane RS Prioritised For Australia - Alpine Still Unsure

THU, 6 JUL, 2017

The popularity of the Renault Megane RS in Australia ensures the new model will arrive locally without delay as soon as right hand drive production...

Renault Introduces Driveaway Pricing Across Megane Range

THU, 6 JUL, 2017

End of financial year deals may have come and gone, but Renault is hoping to start the second half of this year on a strong note, rolling out drive...

2018 Honda Civic Type R - Price And Features For Australia

FRI, 30 JUN, 2017

The hotly anticipated Honda Civic Type R may still be a few months away from its official Australian debut, but pricing and initial specifications ...

Hyundai Drops Accent Light Car Range Down To Single High-Spec Model

WED, 21 JUN, 2017

Hyundai has trimmed its Accent light car range back, moving from a two-variant range to a single model called the Accent Sport.

Kia Reveals Stonic Small SUV To The World But Aus To Go Without

WED, 21 JUN, 2017

Kia has unveiled its new European-market small SUV.

Lexus Confirms 2018 CT 200h Hybrid Hatch For Australia

TUE, 20 JUN, 2017

Lexus has confirmed that its updated hybrid hatch, the CT 200h will be available in Australia from the fourth quarter of 2017.

REVIEWS

2018 Holden Acadia Preview Drive REVIEW - Seven-Seater With American Swagger

FRI, 21 JUL, 2017

AT LONG LAST, HOLDEN WILL FINALLY HAVE A FULL-SIZED, ROAD-BIASED FAMILY SUV ON DEALERSHIP FORECOURTS IN MID-2018, WITH THE ARRIVAL OF THE NEW ACADIA.

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 Volkswagen Golf Mk7.5 First Drive | High Tech, High Spec, And Highly Appealing

WED, 5 JUL, 2017

Volkswagen is quite clear that its newest Golf isn’t all that new, but that it does improve on an established formula.

2017 Kia Soul Review | Unboxing Kia’s Block Star

SUN, 2 JUL, 2017

Once marketed as the poster-child of what Kia was capable of in terms of design, the boxy Soul’s glory days are now behind it with just ...

2017 Ford Transit Custom EcoBlue Automatic First Drive | Buyer Appeal Boosted Thanks To Six-Speed Auto

FRI, 23 JUN, 2017

Ford has ramped up its efforts in the light commercial van segment by taking its Transit Custom van and adding the one thing most buyers in the seg...

2018 Toyota Camry Overseas Preview Drive | Big Changes To The Camry Formula Mean Good Things For Aussie Buyers

FRI, 23 JUN, 2017

Before 2017 is up Australian automotive manufacturing will have come to a halt, and while there’s plenty of tears for the Holden Commodore, t...

2017 Holden Astra Sedan First Drive Review | Quiet, Comfortable, And Conservative

FRI, 16 JUN, 2017

Holden is playing a game of Celebrity Heads with its newest Astra sedan. For Australia this new small sedan will become a part of the Astra fa...

2017 Suzuki Swift First Drive Review | Simple Yet Sophisticated And Downright Charming

WED, 7 JUN, 2017

The Suzuki Swift is a well-loved model in the Australian market, and this third-generation model since the nameplate re-launched in Australia in 20...

2017 Ford Escape Trend 1.5l EcoBoost 2WD Review | Loaded With Features, But Short On Driver Appeal

MON, 5 JUN, 2017

Ford has been strangely quiet about its newest SUV, the Escape - although ‘new’ might be overstating things a little.

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