Car News

More details on new Citroen C4 Cactus released

August 28, 2015

Citroen C4 Cactus will launch here with two engines on offer. Citroen Australia has today confirmed the keenly-anticipated new Citroen C4 Cactus will be offered locally with a choice of…

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…

Bad driving makes you less attractive

August 28, 2015

Study finds bad driving behaviour a turn-off for potential partners. A new study has found bad driving significantly reduces levels of attractiveness in potential partners, with women finding it particularly…

Toyota again our most trusted car brand

August 27, 2015

Survey finds Australian’s trust Toyota more than rivals. It’s probably no great surprise given they are the dominant car brand in Australia but Toyota has again topped a survey on…

All-new Kia Sportage debuts

August 27, 2015

Kia lifts the covers on new fourth-generation Kia Sportage. After releasing a rendering of the new model last week, Kia has just officially unveiled the all-new fourth-generation Kia Sportage. The…

Popular car reviews

2013 Kia Cerato Koup turbo Review

December 30, 2013

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2013 Kia Cerato Koup. It’s a pretty rare occurrence for South Korean auto giants Kia and Hyundai to get it wrong now-a-days and…

2014 Alfa Romeo MiTo Review

March 23, 2014

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Alfa Romeo MiTo. Two-cylinder, 900cc – no this isn’t a motorcycle review, it’s the base model version of the Alfa Romeo MiTo….

2014 Skoda Octavia RS Review

November 28, 2014

Dave Conole drives and reviews Skoda Octavia RS. Skoda is back and back in a big way. Now part of the mammoth Volkswagen Group, the Skoda products of 2014 are…

2014 Hyundai Genesis Launch Review

November 7, 2014

Hyundai enters the large sedan market with new Genesis. Commodore and Falcon sales are tanking, but Hyundai believes there’s still life in the large sedan segment. Granted, the Hyundai Genesis…

2015 Nissan X-TRAIL Ti Review

December 6, 2014

Joel Helmes reviews the 2015 Nissan X-TRAIL. The small and mid-size SUV market is where all the action is in the Australian car market and Nissan has a good model…

2014 Infiniti Q50 Review

July 3, 2014

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the 2014 Infiniti Q50. It’s been a tough few years for Infiniti in Australia. But now comes a chance to reset and go again…

2014 BMW 530d GT Review

February 3, 2014

Chris Miller road tests and reviews the 2014 BMW 5 Series GT. BMW’s 5 series Gran Turismo epitomizes the concept of a grand tourer. Designed with high speed, spirited long-distance…