Car News

Top safety score for 2016 Audi Q7

September 4, 2015

Euro NCAP gives Audi Q7 SUV top safety score. The model has been a runaway success in Australia and now local buyers can feel reassured that their new 2016 Audi…

New Hyundai Sonata recalled over brake fault

September 4, 2015

Thousands of Hyundai Sonata vehicles recalled over brake system fault. Australian motorists who have chosen a new Hyundai Sonata over the past year are facing a return trip to their…

800,000 car sales milestone for Subaru Australia

September 3, 2015

Subaru surpasses 800,000 local sales in August. Subaru Australia has popped the champagne corks to mark the delivery of the 800,000th Subaru vehicle in Australia. 42 years after the Japanese…

Infiniti sets global sales record in August

September 3, 2015

16,900 Infiniti vehicles sold in August for new record. Faced with a big challenge – taking sales away from established sport/luxury brands BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Lexus and the like, Infiniti is…

Popular car reviews

Best Cars for DINKS

February 22, 2014

Double Income and No Kids? Joel Helmes looks at some of the best cars aimed directly at you. If you’re yet to enjoy the blessing of the pitter-patter of little…

2012 Audi A1 Sport Review

January 19, 2012

Joel Helmes reviews the Audi A1 Sport. The baby Audi is a three door hatch powered by a 1.4 litre turbo and supercharged petrol engine. It’s a car that’s perfect…

2013 Holden Colorado 7 Review

May 19, 2013

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…

2013 Honda CR-V 2WD Review

May 13, 2013

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2013 Honda CR-V. The medium SUV market continues to expand and just about every manufacturer is looking to get in for a piece…

2013 Honda CR-V VTi-L Review

May 19, 2013

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2013 Honda CR-V VTi-L. There is definitely a recurring theme in my reviews – enjoying the base model more than the premium versions!…

2014 Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart Review

June 4, 2014

Chris Miller road tests and reviews the Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart. The Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart has been around for a couple of years now, and with the recent onslaught of small…

2014 Hyundai i40 Tourer Premium Review

August 10, 2014

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Hyundai i40 Tourer. Hyundai made its name in Australia with cheap little models that offered new car ownership to buyers on a…