Car News

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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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…

2012 Toyota LandCruiser GXL Review

July 16, 2012

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2012 Toyota LandCruiser GXL. Dear Santa, I would really love to find a turbo diesel V8 GXL Landcruiser under the Christmas tree this…

2012 Toyota Prius i-Tech Review

July 29, 2012

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2012 Toyota Prius i-Tech. After years of waiting and wondering whether there would ever be an alternative to the traditional internal combustion engine…

2013 Mitsubishi Pajero GLX-R Review

October 22, 2013

Chris Miller road tests and reviews the 2013 Mitsubishi Pajero GLX-R. Mitsubishi’s answer to Toyota’s Landcruiser has long been the Pajero; tried & tested, it’s tough, spacious and will take…

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,…

2013 Fiat Punto Review

November 20, 2013

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the Fiat Punto Pop and Lounge. After an extended absence, Fiat has come back to Australia with a line-up of several models. It can’t…

2015 Toyota RAV4 Cruiser Review

February 27, 2015

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2015 Toyota RAV4. As history shows the Toyota RAV4 was a pioneer in the small SUV market and really forged the way for…