Car News

2016 Mitsubishi Challenger debuts

August 1, 2015

New third-generation Mitsubishi Challenger unveiled. Australian Mitsubishi dealerships will soon have an all-new version of the Mitsubishi Challenger SUV on offer. The new third-generation Mitsubishi Challenger was officially unveiled in Thailand today and, as the…

Hyundai Tucson goes on sale

July 31, 2015

The New Hyundai Tucson in dealerships around Australia. Hyundai’s new Tucson SUV will be available nationwide from tomorrow August 1. Replacing the Hyundai ix35, the slightly longer and wider 2015 Hyundai Tucson contains new features…

Ford Ranger Bull Bar Recall

July 31, 2015

Issue with mounting bolts on Ford Ranger genuine bull bar. Owners of the current series Ford Ranger who opted to have a Ford Genuine Accessory Steel Bull Bar fitted to their vehicle will be asked…

Vehicles of today prove they can go the distance

July 30, 2015

Study finds car owners are keeping their modern cars longer. Gone are the days where cars were solid and built to last or bumper bars did the job they were meant to do but it…

Porsche experiences amazing 2015

July 30, 2015

Porsche gets it all right in 2015 as global sales and profits soar. After years of respectable but moderate sales demand for Porsche vehicles globally has suddenly taken off in 2015. As already reported most…

Jaguar F-PACE SUV tested to the limits

July 29, 2015

Jaguar tests new F-PACE SUV in extreme conditions. Jaguar will make it’s first-ever foray into the SUV market in 2016 when the Jaguar F-PACE arrives in dealerships. Set for an official debt at the Frankfurt Motor…

Snow and ice driving tips from Subaru

July 29, 2015

Subaru Australia produce safe winter driving tips videos. Subaru Ambassador and motorsport identity Dean Herridge has helped Subaru Australia produce a series of YouTube videos aimed at helping Australians safely traverse icy conditions. The winter…

Popular car reviews

2015 Holden Captiva 7 LTZ Review

March 13, 2015

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the 2015 Holden Captiva 7. 2015 marks nine years since the Holden Captiva first appeared in Australia and when the model arrived there certainly was scepticism about the South…

2013 Chrysler 300 SRT-8 Review

November 11, 2013

Joel Helmes reviews the 2013 Chrysler 300 SRT-8. It’s always nice to get behind the wheel of a vehicle that’s a little unusual and has some grunt too! The Chrysler 300 SRT-8 certainly fills both…

2014 Kia Optima Platinum Review

June 21, 2014

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Kia Optima. I remember when the Kia Optima was first launched and my colleague Paul Maric got the first drive of the mid-size Kia sedan. So impressed…

2013 Hyundai i30 Tourer Review

October 11, 2013

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the 2013 Hyundai i30 Tourer. Korean cars have come a very long way over the last 20 years. When they first appeared in Australia a couple of decades ago,…

2013 Holden Volt Review

April 1, 2013

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2013 Holden Volt. It’s a head-turner, a conversation starter, and the 2013 Holden Volt is also a very well executed vehicle. As you probably know the Holden Volt (which…

2014 Mitsubishi Pajero Exceed Review

November 23, 2014

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Mitsubishi Pajero Exceed. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, so goes the famous Dickens quotation and truly this is how I feel…

2015 Suzuki Celerio Hatch Review

June 16, 2015

Simon Lai road tests and review the 2015 Suzuki Celerio. Replacing the Alto in the compact car category is the 2015 Suzuki Celerio, a 3-cylinder, 1.0 litre petrol, five-door hatch that looks like a crate…