Car News

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…

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…

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2014 Proton Exora Review

July 17, 2014

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the Proton Exora people-mover. Australia’s cheapest seven-seater, the Proton Exora, is priced from $25,990 drive-away for the entry-level GX. But, as the saying goes…

2014 Isuzu MU-X Review

May 4, 2014

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Isuzu MU-X. There may be a wide selection of seven-seat vehicles on the market these days but it still seems families need…

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February 22, 2014

Double Income and No Kids? Joel Helmes looks at some of the best cars aimed directly at you. If you’re yet to enjoy the blessing of the pitter-patter of little…

2015 Honda HR-V Review

June 5, 2015

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the Honda HR-V. It’s been 16 years since the Honda HR-V nameplate was last introduced to Australia. Now, Honda’s welterweight champ returns combining Jazz-based…

2012 Infiniti FX30d Review

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Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the 2012 Infiniti FX30d. When Nissan originally launched Infiniti back in the early 1990’s, it didn’t win many friends on the Australian market. But now the…

2014 Volkswagen Golf TSi Review

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Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Volkswagen Golf TSi. For different reasons the Volkswagen Golf and I had never crossed paths before, so getting the handed the keys…

2013 Holden Malibu CD petrol Review

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Joel Helmes reviews the petrol version of the entry-level Malibu. I reviewed the exact same car – the entry-level CD grade Malibu last week (a review you can catch here),…