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

2015 Volkswagen Tiguan 155TSI R-Line Review

April 4, 2015

Chris Miller road tests and reviews the Volkswagen Tiguan 155TSI R-Line. Volkswagen’s hugely popular Tiguan SUV has come in for a bit of make-over as it nears the end of…

2013 Holden VF Commodore Review

July 30, 2013

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the Holden VF Commodore range. Despite the doom and gloom about the future of the Australian car industry in recent times, there can be…

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…

2014 Holden Calais V V8 Review

February 13, 2014

Paul Maric road tests and reviews the 2014 Holden Calais V. It’s been a long time between drinks – 6 years in fact, since the outgoing VE Commodore was launched…

2012 Lexus CT 200h Review

February 28, 2012

Garry Fabian reviews the Lexus CT 200h. With the growing range of petrol/electric hybrids coming to the market, the latest from the Lexus stable, the CT 200h adds another addition…

2012 Opel Astra Sport Review

November 22, 2012

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2012 Opel Astra Sport. A decade ago the Astra was a stand-out model for Holden. Australian buyers were attracted to the hatchbacks good looks, European feel…

2015 Peugeot 208 GTi Track Day Review

September 2, 2015

Simon Lai has a drive of the 2015 Peugeot 208 GTi and the 2015 Peugeot 208 GTi 30th Anniversary. To mark the thirtieth anniversary of the Peugeot GTi, the French…