Car News

New cars to avoid 2015

September 5, 2015

Consumer Reports names four new cars to avoid in 2015. This is going to set the cat among the pigeons – the Consumer Reports Four New Cars to Avoid in…

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…

Popular car reviews

2013 Kia Optima Review

February 22, 2013

Paul Maric road tests and reviews the 2013 Kia Optima. It wasn’t that long ago that I declared the Kia Optima my car of the year. I sung its praise…

2015 Kia Sorento SLi Review

May 7, 2015

Simon Lai road tests and reviews the 2015 Kia Sorento SLi. I jumped into a 2015 Kia Sorento SLi diesel before I attended the launch of the new model in…

2013 Infiniti G37 Convertible Review

June 20, 2013

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the Infiniti G37 Convertible. Having reviewed the Infiniti sedan a few months ago, and more recently the Coupe, the next step up the range…

2013 Holden Cruze Sportswagon Review

June 18, 2013

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2013 Holden Cruze Sportswagon. There is no bigger fan of the Holden Cruze than me. Well, technically that’s only partly correct, you see…

2012 Peugeot 508 Touring Review

March 1, 2012

Joel Helmes reviews the Peugeot 508 Touring. But we have never looked too closely at Peugeot vehicles. I was fortunate enough to have the keys to the brand new Peugeot…

2014 Hyundai Elantra Premium Review

August 17, 2014

Joel Helmes reviews the 2014 Hyundai Elantra Premium. The Hyundai Elantra was our 2012 Car of the Year and beat home some very impressive offerings to take the title. Priced…

2015 Audi TT Coupe Review

July 13, 2015

Dave Conole road tests and reviews the 2015 Audi TT. The new third-generation of the Audi TT Coupe and Roadster has landed in Australian dealerships and Audi kindly provided us…