rwd Reviews and News
Feature Article: 2015 Mazda MX-5 Auto Review – Fun Factor Intact!
The Skinny: Mazda has rocked the market with the pricing on its new MX-5. Kicking off at 31 990 the new ND Mazda MX-5 resets the benchmark for affordable open top fun. But it's also brilliant with thread-the-needle steering masses of grip and in this model tested an alert smooth-shifting automatic. The new MX-5's light weight built to a true ‘sportscar formula' comes with some compromises to the interior feel however which has some cheaper-feeling surfaces in the cabin. A reversing camera is also optional and boot-space is tight. It's also not especially powerful but does it matter There are... continue reading
Toyota Offers A Pair Of Oddball Concepts In The Lead-up To TokyoYESTERDAY
It only comes once every two years, which probably explains why so much of the Tokyo Motor Show is dedicated to the whacky and wonderful concepts c...
BMW Australia Pinning Plug-In Hybrid Hopes On New 330eYESTERDAY
Although not yet a part of the global 3 Series range, BMW Australia is eagerly awaiting the arrival of the new plug-in hybrid 330e as a green-leade...
Mustang Becomes World’s Best Selling Sports Car - Aussie Pre-orders Top 3000TUE, 8 SEP, 2015
It seems Ford’s newest Mustang can do no wrong, having recently earned the title of world’s best selling sports car.
BMW M140i and M240i Models On The WayFRI, 4 SEP, 2015
The compact rear-wheel-drive range from BMW is expected to see a small revision in 2017, with the M135i and M235i models replaced by more powerful ...
Nissan Navara 2016 Pricing For Single-Cab And King-Cab VariantsTUE, 1 SEP, 2015
Nissan has detailed pricing and specifications for its remaining NP300 Navara models, as the carmaker gears up for the arrival of the full range by...
2016 Mercedes-AMG C63 Coupe Unveiled Ahead Of Frankfurt DebutTHU, 20 AUG, 2015
Less than a week after showing its new C-Class coupe, Mercedes-Benz has shown its new Mercedes-AMG C63 coupe to the world.
Hyundai Lukewarm On Standalone Sports Coupe, But Bullish On N ProductsMON, 10 AUG, 2015
While Kia is forging ahead with plans to bring a RWD sports coupe to market, its corporate cousin Hyundai isn't so keen to stay in the spo...
Kia To Launch RWD Sports Car Based On GT Concept In 2017SUN, 9 AUG, 2015
Reports from the UK motoring media this week suggest that Kia is gearing up to launch its first-ever RWD performance car in 2017, with the fla...
2016 Mazda MX-5: Price And Features For AustraliaFRI, 7 AUG, 2015
This week Mazda launches the car that Australian motoring enthusiasts have long been waiting for: the fourth-generation MX-5.
BMW M235i Convertible: 2015 Price And Features For AustraliaTHU, 25 JUN, 2015
BMW Australia’s new 2 Series Convertible line now has its range-topper, with the M235i hero landing this week.
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...
2016 Mazda MX-5 Review: This Gorgeous Toy, A Classic Reborn…FRI, 7 AUG, 2015
The skinny: To drive the new Mazda MX-5 is to love it.
2015 Bentley Continental GTC V8 S Convertible ReviewFRI, 26 JUN, 2015
What’s Hot: Fabulous powertrain and sound, excellent ride, dripping with sumptuous quality.
BMW 1 Series Review: 2015 118i, 120i, 125i And M135i - Brilliant, Still The BenchmarkFRI, 12 JUN, 2015
What's hot: Rear-drive magic, beautiful engines, intense handling, sharp pricing, well-featured What's not: No paddles for lower grade mod...
2015 Nissan Navara NP300 Review: RX, ST, ST-X; On-Road Manners Of An SUVMON, 1 JUN, 2015
What's hot: Smart car-like interior accommodation and trim, strong diesel, frugal efficiency, coil-sprung multi-link rear.
2015 BMW 320i Sport Line Review: Still The Consummate Driver's CarFRI, 22 MAY, 2015
What’s Hot: Behaves like a 'sport sedan' should, balanced looks, sharp handling.
2015 Mercedes-AMG S 63 Coupe Review: Monstrous Power, Monstrous Performance... Monstrous PriceTUE, 12 MAY, 2015
What’s Hot: Utterly seamless performance, stunningly handsome good looks, superb interior presentation.
BMW M4 Review: 2015 Convertible - M4 Hammer With Screen Idol StyleFRI, 27 MAR, 2015
What’s Hot: Sharp handling, beautiful style, engine never runs out of pull.
2015 Ferrari 458 Speciale ReviewFRI, 20 MAR, 2015
What's Hot: Spine-tingling sound, visceral steering, sublime drivetrain, immersive drive experience, just about everything. What's N...