Green Reviews and News
Nissan Leaf To Get New Battery Tech, Improved Range In Midlife UpdateWED, 1 JUL, 2015
Nissan is reportedly planning a mid-cycle update for its all-electric Leaf hatch, aimed at boosting the EV’s range and sales appeal.
Peugeot 308 R HYbrid Enters Testing, Production Future Firming Up?WED, 1 JUL, 2015
Peugeot's wild 308 R HYbrid hot hatch concept looks destined for the production line, with the French automaker's CEO Maxime Picat pos...
First Formula E Series Concludes, Piquet Junior ChampionTUE, 30 JUN, 2015
The inaugural FIA Formula E Championship has reached its conclusion, following the final two races at the London ‘ePrix’ over the weekend.
Tesla Says ‘Thanks A Billion’ To Customers, Tour Coming To AustraliaFRI, 26 JUN, 2015
Tesla has announced that its fleet of Model S and Roadster electric vehicles have collectively, to date, completed the equivalent of 40,000 tr...
France: War On Diesels Steps Up, Carmakers Not HappyFRI, 26 JUN, 2015
It appears France is quickly falling out of love with diesel passenger cars; the country is now about to shun even the cleanest models from it...
Renault-Nissan Alliance Celebrates 250,000 Electric Vehicle SalesTHU, 25 JUN, 2015
The Renault-Nissan Alliance is celebrating this month, with news the French and Japanese carmakers have collectively sold a grand total of a quarte...
EVs Still Facing Uphill Sales Battle: Jaguar Land Rover CEOTUE, 23 JUN, 2015
Electric vehicles have got a way to go to win favour (and sales) with the public, according to Jaguar Land Rover CEO Ralf Speth.
Morgan 3 Wheeler Goes All-Electric For GoodwoodSUN, 21 JUN, 2015
Morgan has teased a new all-electric version of its 3 Wheeler, ahead of its official unveiling at the Goodwood Festival of Speed.
Mazda Petrol Engines To Become 50 Percent More Efficient By 2020THU, 18 JUN, 2015
Not content with the efficiency gains of its high-compression, direct-injected, lean-burn SkyActiv engine range, Mazda aims to increase the thermal...
2016 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV RevealedTHU, 18 JUN, 2015
Mitsubishi’s updated Outlander PHEV has been unveiled today, joining the facelifted petrol and diesel models that launched locally in April.
2014 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Review: The Fuel Economy RunTHU, 27 MAR, 2014
2014 MITSUBISHI OUTLANDER REVIEW Vehicle Style: Plug-in Electric Medium SUV Price: $47,490 (Outlander PHEV), $52,490 (Outlander PHEV Aspire) ...
2014 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV ReviewMON, 24 MAR, 2014
What’s Hot: Remarkable user-friendly technology.
2014 Blade S Electric Car ReviewMON, 3 MAR, 2014
BLADE S ELECTRIC VEHICLE REVIEW What's hot: It's recycled, it's electric, and Australian made.
2013 Mercedes-Benz E 300 Hybrid Launch ReviewWED, 24 JUL, 2013
2013 MERCEDES E-CLASS HYBRID REVIEW What's Hot: Amazing fuel numbers; E-Class style and comfort with willing power.
2013 Volkswagen Think Blue Fuel Economy ChallengeTUE, 25 JUN, 2013
2013 VOLKSWAGEN THINK BLUE FUEL ECONOMY CHALLENGE Variants Reviewed Model Power/Torque ...
2013 Holden Barina Spark, Mitsubishi Mirage, Nissan Micra, Suzuki Alto And Volkswagen Up! Comparison ReviewFRI, 12 APR, 2013
2013 TMR SUB-LIGHT HATCHBACK COMPARISON REVIEW Models Tested: Holden Barina Spark CD, Mitsubishi Mirage ES, Nissan Micra ST, Suzuki Alt...
2013 Holden Volt ReviewTHU, 28 MAR, 2013
2013 HOLDEN VOLT REVIEW Vehicle Style: Long-Range Electric Vehicle Price: $59,990 (plus on-roads) Fuel Economy listed: 1.2 l/100km...
Infiniti M35h, Lexus GS 450h and BMW ActiveHybrid 5 Comparison TestFRI, 8 MAR, 2013
Luxury Hybrid Comparison Test Variants Reviewed Model Power (combined) Fuel Use (listed...
2013 Honda Jazz Hybrid Launch ReviewTUE, 26 FEB, 2013
2013 HONDA JAZZ HYBRID REVIEW What’s hot: Australia’s most affordable hybrid; same Jazz appeal and practicality.
2013 BMW Activehybrid 3 ReviewMON, 24 DEC, 2012
2013 BMW 3 SERIES REVIEW Vehicle Style: Luxury mid-size sedan.