Car News

Nissan Navara range welcomes new variants

September 1, 2015

New Nissan Navara line-up gets King, Single and Dual Cab Chassis variants. Nissan Australia has confirmed that the Nissan Navara line-up in Australia is now almost complete with the final…

BMW M5 Editions arrive

September 1, 2015

BMW confirms arrival of M5 Pure, Nighthawk and White Shadow editions. If a standard BMW M5 isn’t enough for you then perhaps one of the new BMW M5 Edition models…

Mitsubishi Pajero gets Apple CarPlay

September 1, 2015

Pajero first Mitsubishi with new smartphone technology. Mitsubishi Motors Australia has just announced that all three grades of the Mitsubishi Pajero will now boast a new smartphone infotainment system. The…

New car buyers unhappy despite more features

September 1, 2015

Survey shows recalls and higher costs lead to customer dissatisfaction. Sometimes simplicity is the best option and a new survey out of the U.S. has again proven the point. While…

Mercedes-Benz E-Class and CLS-Class seal recall

September 1, 2015

Damaged seal could spark fire in Mercedes-Benz models. Owners of a small number of Mercedes-Benz E-Class and CLS-Class vehicles will be asked to return their vehicles to a Mercedes-Benz dealer…

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2013 Holden Barina CDX Review

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Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2013 Holden Barina CDX. The Holden Barina name used to just about be the ‘by-word’ for affordable small car in Australia. With a…

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Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2013 Mitsubishi Challenger. Mitsubishi continues to tweak the Challenger, both literally the vehicle and the model range, in an attempt to keep the…

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2012 Toyota Prius i-Tech Review

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