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2017 Holden Astra RS Review - The Sweet Spot In New Small Car Range
2017 Holden Astra RS Review - The Sweet Spot In New Small Car Range

History never repeats, according to 1980s pop-rock band Split Enz. But it certainly is trying to in the case of the Hold...

Apr 18, 2017 (9 days ago)
2017 Subaru XV Overseas Preview Drive | A More Mature Crossover For the Young At Heart
2017 Subaru XV Overseas Preview Drive | A More Mature Crossover For the Young At Heart

The 2017 Subaru XV promises to be a genuine freedom machine when it arrives in Australia, born from a long line of all-w...

Apr 14, 2017 (13 days ago)
2017 Audi A4 Allroad Review - SUV Practicality In A Traditional Package
2017 Audi A4 Allroad Review - SUV Practicality In A Traditional Package

Australians absolutely adore Sports Utility Vehicles (SUVs), but the Audi A4 Allroad is one traditional family wagon tha...

Apr 11, 2017 (16 days ago)
2017 Toyota Corolla Ascent Manual Sedan Review | A Small Sedan With Big Dimensions
2017 Toyota Corolla Ascent Manual Sedan Review | A Small Sedan With Big Dimensions

Space is a wonderful thing to have. Australia’s biggest cities are fast running out of it as McMansions dominate s...

Apr 7, 2017 (20 days ago)
2017 Volkswagen Scirocco R Wolfsburg Review | Coupe Offers Point Of Difference To Hot Hatch Set
2017 Volkswagen Scirocco R Wolfsburg Review | Special Edition Offers Point Of Difference To Hot Hatch Set

If everything old becomes new again then the Volkswagen Scirocco R Wolfsburg could be seen to return to the prowl for on...

Apr 6, 2017 (21 days ago)

NEWS

Porsche To Expand Panamera Range To Six Models In 2017

FRI, 11 NOV, 2016

Porsche has added six new models to the second-generation Panamera line-up - but not all are slated for Australia - as production of the ...

2017 Volkswagen Golf Unveiled

FRI, 11 NOV, 2016

Volkswagen has unveiled the facelifted Golf, revealing its subtle styling changes, up-graded interior appointments and newly developed tu...

Toyota Camry Upgraded With Navigation For Atara S And Limited Edition RZ

THU, 3 NOV, 2016

Toyota has given the Camry range a few tweaks, adding standard satellite navigation to the limited edition RZ and mid-grade Atara S variants.

2017 Kia Sorento Introduces GT-Line Styling Package - Price And Features For Australia

WED, 2 NOV, 2016

For the 2017 model year the Kia Sorento SUV is set to get an image overhaul thanks to the introduction of Kia’s sporty GT-Line appearance pac...

Mercedes-Benz Reveals New Family of Fuel Efficient Engines - Inline Six Returns

TUE, 1 NOV, 2016

Mercedes-Benz has dipped into the past to protect the future with a new family of fuel-efficient engines.

Volkswagen’s Made-In-The-USA Seven-Seat Atlas SUV Revealed

MON, 31 OCT, 2016

Volkswagen chose an iconic North American location to whip the covers from its all-new Atlas SUV - the Santa Monica pier which is the West Coa...

2017 MINI Countryman E Revealed - MINI Goes PHEV

MON, 31 OCT, 2016

MINI has lifted the lid on its all-new Countryman ‘SUV’, including the first-ever plug-in hybrid for the small car brand.

Skoda Preparing All-New CX-3-Battling Small SUV

MON, 31 OCT, 2016

Skoda has confirmed that by 2019 it will have a new small SUV ready to challenge cars like the Honda HR-V and Mazda CX-3, with development work alr...

2017 MINI Countryman - All-New, Longer, Roomier, And A Picnic Seat

FRI, 28 OCT, 2016

MINI has detailed its all-new Countryman ‘SUV’, bringing more space, more metal and more options to customers for the 2017 model-year.

2017 Mazda CX-5 Teased Ahead Of LA Auto Show Debut

FRI, 28 OCT, 2016

Mazda released the first official teaser image of its second-generation CX-5, set to undergo an official unveiling at November’s Los Angeles&...

REVIEWS

2016 Jaguar F-Pace REVIEW - You're Looking At The F-Type of SUVs

MON, 18 JUL, 2016

WHEN IT UNVEILED THE F-PACE IN SEPTEMBER LAST YEAR, JAGUAR WAS RELUCTANT TO REFER TO ITS HIGH-RIDING WAGON AS AN SUV.

Small SUV Showdown – Mazda CX-3 v Suzuki Vitara Turbo Comparison Test

TUE, 12 JUL, 2016

PRODUCT PLANNERS FOR THE SUZUKI VITARA S TURBO could be accused of placing tracing paper over the specifications of the popular Mazda CX-3 sTouring.

2016 Ferrari F12 Berlinetta REVIEW | Raw Speed Meets Singular Beauty

TUE, 12 JUL, 2016

COULD THE FERRARI F12 BERLINETTA BE THE MOST BEAUTIFUL PRODUCTION CAR IN THE WORLD? It's a simple question to which this circa-$700K V12-engine...

2016 Mazda CX-9 REVIEW - Simply The Best In Class

FRI, 8 JUL, 2016

AFTER WHAT SEEMS LIKE AN ETERNITY SINCE THE FIRST GENERATION MODEL LAUNCHED (2007, FOR THOSE PLAYING AT HOME), THE ALL-NEW LARGE 2016 MAZ...

2016 Subaru Outback Diesel REVIEW | 2.0D Premium CVT – Wagon Style, SUV Ruggedness

THU, 7 JUL, 2016

LONG BEFORE BOXY SUVs RULED THE ROADS, SUBARU STARTED THE CROSSOVER TREND WITH THE LEONE IN THE 1980s, AND FOLLOWED WITH THE OUTBACK.

2016 Ford Falcon XR6 Sprint REVIEW - Fast, Flawed, Exiting On A Six-Pot Salvo

TUE, 28 JUN, 2016

THIS IS THE XR6 SPRINT: 370kW OF POWER, 650Nm OF TORQUE, AND A GLORIOUS INLINE-SIX SOUNDTRACK.

2016 Infiniti Q70 3.5 Hybrid REVIEW | Fast, Frugal, But Not ‘Unanimously’ Handsome

MON, 27 JUN, 2016

AFTER A WEEK WITH THE INFINITI Q70 3.5 HYBRID, WE CAN ATTEST TO ITS ‘PULLING POWER’ – THERE WAS NO SHORTAGE OF QUESTIONS FROM CUR...

2016 Subaru Levorg REVIEW: The Rex With A Bigger Booty

FRI, 24 JUN, 2016

FROM THE COMPANY THAT MAKES WAGONS BETTER THAN MOST, COMES THE NEXT LOGICAL THING – THE 2016 SUBARU LEVORG, A WRX WITH A WAGON BACK.

2016 BMW 4 Series REVIEW - Prices Down, New Engines For BMW's Sleek Coupe And Convertible

WED, 22 JUN, 2016

THE SKIN MIGHT LOOK THE SAME, BUT THE ENTIRE PETROL ENGINE RANGE HAS BEEN REPLACED IN THE UPDATED BMW 4 SERIES COUPE, CONVERTIBLE AND GRAN COUPE.&n...

2016 Ford Mustang EcoBoost Coupe REVIEW | Better Balanced, Great Price

MON, 20 JUN, 2016

NO QUESTION, THE LOCAL ARRIVAL OF THE 2016 FORD MUSTANG RANGE CAUSED A STAMPEDE. In the first five months of this year no less than 2117 ...

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