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

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…

2015 Ford Mondeo Ambiente Review

June 15, 2015

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the entry-level Ford Mondeo. After getting a look at the flagship Ford Mondeo Titanium last week I take things down a notch here with…

2013 Opel Insignia Review

March 7, 2013

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the 2013 Opel Insignia. The Germans have always had a reputation of being thorough, and not doing things by half. With the introduction of…

2014 Ford Falcon G6 EcoBoost Review

July 12, 2014

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Ford Falcon. If you’re in the market for a 2014 Ford Falcon G6 now’s a great time to buy with a special…

2014 Audi S3 Sportback Review

July 3, 2014

Paul Maric road tests and reviews the 2014 Audi S3 Sportback. When it comes to hot hatches, they don’t get much hotter or much more prestigious than the Audi S3….

2015 Ford Mondeo Trend Review

June 23, 2015

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2015 Ford Mondeo Trend. The 2015 Ford Mondeo range is a genuine contender in the mid-size car market. After filing my reviews on…

2014 Toyota Yaris ZR Review

October 19, 2014

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Toyota Yaris hatch. If there’s one thing Toyota does as good, or even better, than the other car manufacturer it’s producing affordable,…