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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…

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2012 Honda Odyssey Review

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Joel Helmes reviews the Honda Odyssey. It’s funny when I mentioned to a few people that I was going to drive the Odyssey they all said the same thing –…

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Chris Miller road tests and reviews the 2013 BMW 328i. BMW 3 series has long been regarded as the benchmark for rear drive sports saloons, famed for sweet in-line 6-cylinder…

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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…

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Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the 2014 Hyundai Elantra. Now well entrenched in a segment of the market where it once barely registered, the Hyundai Elantra wears a stylish…

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Hyundai enters the large sedan market with new Genesis. Commodore and Falcon sales are tanking, but Hyundai believes there’s still life in the large sedan segment. Granted, the Hyundai Genesis…