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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…

Refreshed Toyota Prado arrives for 2016

August 31, 2015

Toyota Prado gets 2016 update including new diesel engine. The Toyota Prado has received a significant mid-life makeover with Toyota introducing a new-generation turbo-diesel engine, improved petrol V6 and new…

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2014 Ford Ranger XLT Review

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Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Ford Ranger. More and more Australian families have found themselves in 4×4 dual-cabs in recent years and the Ford Ranger is one…

2015 Kia Sportage Platinum Review

January 4, 2015

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2015 Kia Sportage Platinum. The small SUV market in 2015 is jammed with different options for buyers, but one of the models that…

2012 Hyundai Elantra Review

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Joel Helmes reviews the Hyundai Elantra. There is little doubt the Kia Optima is the yardstick when it comes to the best Korean built sedan on Australian roads. We are…

2014 Volkswagen Amarok Highline Review

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Paul Maric road tests and reviews the 2014 Volkswagen Amarok Highline. With a sterling reputation and a long history of reliability, the Toyota HiLux remains the biggest hurdle that the Volkswagen…

2014 Nissan QASHQAI ST Review

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Chris Miller road tests and reviews the Nissan QASHQAI ST. Nissan is on a winner with its Dualis replacement, the stylish, competent Nissan QASHQAI. Handsome and intelligently packaged with lots…

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Chris Miller road tests and reviews the 2013 Holden Colorado 7. Robust, tough and unforgiving are the first thoughts that come to mind after a week with the Holden Colorado…

2014 Toyota LandCruiser Prado Review

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Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the 2014 Toyota Prado. Toyota LandCruiser made its name during the building of the Snowy Mountains Scheme as a rugged no-nonsense workhorse. While the…