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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…

More details on new Citroën C4 Cactus released

August 28, 2015

Citroën C4 Cactus will launch here with two engines on offer. Citroën Australia has today confirmed the keenly-anticipated new Citroën C4 Cactus will be offered locally with a choice of two different three-cylinder…

Best Cars for Dog Owners

August 28, 2015

Most dog-friendly cars of 2015 named. About 40% of Australian households have a dog and it seems more people are taking their dogs with them on car trips and outings….

Car buyers not enthused by some car tech

August 28, 2015

Study finds buyers not interested in new car technology. Carmakers have been falling over themselves to offer new high-tech in-car technologies in recent years, but now a new study has…

Volkswagen T-Series popularity on the up

August 28, 2015

Volkswagen T-Series leads sales growth for VW Commercial Vehicles. The Volkswagen T-Series van range has helped lift global sales of Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles across the first seven months of the…

Popular car reviews

2015 Hyundai i30 Premium Diesel Review

June 18, 2015

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the top-spec Hyundai i30. The Hyundai i30 continues to be one of Australia’s favourite cars and was recently boosted by a mid-model refresh. Light…

2012 Kia Sportage diesel Review

January 2, 2012

Joel Helmes reviews the diesel version of the Kia Sportage. This review starts with an obituary, I am pleased to say that the old Kia, the Kia that didn’t have a great…

2015 Lamborghini Huracan Launch Review

March 5, 2015

Joel Helmes reviews the Lamborghini Huracan LP 610-4. The 2015 Lamborghini Huracan is just arriving in Australian dealerships and I was fortunate enough to get a drive at a special…

2014 Subaru BRZ Review

November 16, 2014

Dave Conole road tests and reviews the Subaru BRZ. When two competing manufacturers team up to build a car often the end result is not the success story that they’d…

2015 Honda Civic Hatch VTi-S Review

August 18, 2015

Simon Lai road tests and reviews the 2015 Honda Civic Hatch VTi-S. Honda gave their new Civic range an overhaul earlier in the year and now I’ve had a test…

2014 Toyota Kluger GXL Review

May 1, 2014

Chris Miller road tests and reviews the 2014 Toyota Kluger GXL. The Kluger has been a big seller for Toyota for a number of years, so the all-new Kluger has…