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2017 Kia Rio SLi Review | Less Is More For Kia’s Serious Light Hatch
2017 Kia Rio SLi Review | Less Is More For Kia’s Serious Light Hatch

Kia’s newest Rio light hatch represents a big change of direction for the South Korean small car. It's more se...

Aug 6, 2017 (11 days ago)
2017 Suzuki Swift First Drive Review | Simple Yet Sophisticated And Downright Charming
2017 Suzuki Swift First Drive Review | Simple Yet Sophisticated And Downright Charming

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

Jun 7, 2017 (2 months ago)
2017 Honda Jazz VTi Review | City Car With Space Of An SUV
2017 Honda Jazz VTi Review | City Car With Space Of An SUV

Could the 2017 Honda Jazz VTi be Australia’s cheapest (and best) small SUV? It has been almost 15 years since t...

May 1, 2017 (4 months ago)
2017 Volkswagen Polo Beats Review - Loaded Up City Car Comes At A Price
2017 Volkswagen Polo Beats Review - Loaded Up City Car Comes At A Price

It is fairly improbable that Dr Dre would be seen driving a Volkswagen Polo Beats. The limited-edition light hatchbac...

Mar 31, 2017 (5 months ago)
2017 Holden Trax LS Review - City SUV Finds Awkward Middle Ground
2017 Holden Trax LS Review - City SUV Finds Awkward Middle Ground

Back when there was only a glimmer of hope that the small SUV segment would really take off, the Holden Trax l...

Mar 30, 2017 (5 months ago)

NEWS

Little In Japan: Honda S660 Roadster Launches In Home Market

MON, 30 MAR, 2015

Honda’s tiny new S660 sports car has made its market debut in Japan this week, following its first appearance as a concept at the 2011 Tokyo ...

2016 Nissan Micra Rendered

MON, 23 MAR, 2015

Nissan’s ongoing styling evolution has so far resulted in a range of new SUV models, from the big Pathfinder through to the midsized X-Trail ...

Suzuki Launches Alto Turbo RS... But Only In Japan

FRI, 13 MAR, 2015

The Suzuki Alto may have departed Australian shores and passed the baton to its replacement, the Celerio, but in Japan the nameplate survives in th...

New Micra Previewed As Nissan Sway Concept Debuts In Geneva

TUE, 3 MAR, 2015

Nissan’s new future-previewing Sway concept has debuted in Geneva this week, likely offering a first look the next all-new Micra hatch.

Suzuki Celerio On Sale In Australia From March

MON, 23 FEB, 2015

Suzuki Australia has confirmed that its all-new Celerio light hatch, now mended and with a clean bill of health, will be available for sale from Ma...

Peugeot 208: New Update Revealed, In Australia Late This Year

FRI, 20 FEB, 2015

Peugeot’s perky little 208 hatch, first launched at the Geneva Motor Show back in 2012, will fly into next month’s show with a number o...

New Hyundai i20 And ix25 SUV Delayed By Exchange Rates, Crash Test Issues

FRI, 13 FEB, 2015

The current-generation 'PB' i20 will soldier on in Australia until at least the end of 2015, with no replacement apparent for Hyundai's...

2015 Toyota Prius C: Price And Features For Australia

WED, 11 FEB, 2015

Toyota’s updated Prius C has arrived in Australia, bringing refreshed styling and price cuts for 2015.

2015 Honda HR-V: Price And Features For Australia

WED, 11 FEB, 2015

Honda’s reborn HR-V makes its official Australian debut this week, launching into battle with the popular Mitsubishi ASX and other ...

Suzuki Teases iK-2, iM-4 Concepts Ahead Of Geneva: New Jimny?

SAT, 7 FEB, 2015

Suzuki will unveil a pair of new concepts at next month’s Geneva Motor Show, with one described by the Japanese carmaker as “an iconic ...

REVIEWS

2014 Renault Clio RS 200 Review

THU, 12 DEC, 2013

RENAULT CLIO RS 200 REVIEW What’s hot: Hot-hatch performance, handling.

2014 Ford EcoSport Review

THU, 28 NOV, 2013

2014 FORD ECOSPORT REVIEW What’s Hot: Fantastic 1.0 litre Ecoboost engine, spacious cabin, appealing price.

Holden Barina RS Review

THU, 14 NOV, 2013

What’s hot: Very well-priced, fun handling, lots of equipment.

2013 Ford Fiesta ST Review

THU, 7 NOV, 2013

2013 FORD FIESTA ST REVIEW Vehicle Style: Performance light hatchback Price: $25,990 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 132kW/290Nm; 1.6 turbo petr...

2013 Holden Trax LTZ Review

MON, 4 NOV, 2013

2013 HOLDEN TRAX REVIEW   Vehicle Style: Small SUV Price: $27,990 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 103kW/175Nm 4cyl petrol | 6spd auto.

2014 Fiat Panda Review: Pop, Easy, Lounge and Trekking

FRI, 25 OCT, 2013

2014 FIAT PANDA REVIEW What’s Hot: Funky styling, drives well, TwinAir is a gem What’s Not: It’s a bit of a pricey Panda X-F...

New Fiat Panda TwinAir Turbo Review: Diary Of An Italian Drive - Day 3

TUE, 22 OCT, 2013

FIAT PANDA TWINAIR TURBO REVIEW DAY 1 | DAY 2 | DAY 3 Three days, the Panda TwinAir is fitting like a glove.

New Fiat Panda TwinAir Turbo Review: Diary Of An Italian Drive - Day 2

MON, 21 OCT, 2013

FIAT PANDA TWINAIR TURBO REVIEW DAY 1 | DAY 2 | DAY 3 This is going to put the little Panda to the test: from Sulmona nestled at the base of ...

New Fiat Panda TwinAir Turbo Review: Diary Of An Italian Drive - Day 1

SAT, 19 OCT, 2013

FIAT PANDA TWINAIR TURBO REVIEW DAY 1 | DAY 2 | DAY 3 Picked up the new Fiat Panda 0.9-litre TwinAir turbo from GianniniAutomobili ...

Peugeot 2008 Review: Active, Allure And Outdoor

THU, 10 OCT, 2013

PEUGEOT 2008 REVIEW What’s hot: Spunky style, well-priced and surprisingly roomy inside.

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