Car News

BMW M5 Editions arrive

September 1, 2015

BMW confirms arrival of M5 Pure, Nighthawk and White Shadow editions. If a standard BMW M5 isn’t enough for you then perhaps one of the new BMW M5 Edition models…

Mitsubishi Pajero gets Apple CarPlay

September 1, 2015

Pajero first Mitsubishi with new smartphone technology. Mitsubishi Motors Australia has just announced that all three grades of the Mitsubishi Pajero will now boast a new smartphone infotainment system. The…

New car buyers unhappy despite more features

September 1, 2015

Survey shows recalls and higher costs lead to customer dissatisfaction. Sometimes simplicity is the best option and a new survey out of the U.S. has again proven the point. While…

Mercedes-Benz E-Class and CLS-Class seal recall

September 1, 2015

Damaged seal could spark fire in Mercedes-Benz models. Owners of a small number of Mercedes-Benz E-Class and CLS-Class vehicles will be asked to return their vehicles to a Mercedes-Benz dealer…

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…

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2014 Toyota LandCruiser Prado Review

February 20, 2014

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the 2014 Toyota Prado. Toyota LandCruiser made its name during the building of the Snowy Mountains Scheme as a rugged no-nonsense workhorse. While the…

2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee Summit Review

April 7, 2014

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee. 1157 kilometres on a single tank of fuel. That’s a good effort for any vehicle let alone a full-size…

2014 Jaguar XJR Review

September 8, 2014

Paul Maric road tests and reviews the 2014 Jaguar XJR. There’s an unwritten rule in motoring. Luxury cars can’t be good performance cars and vice versa. That rule exists because…

2013 BMW X1 Review

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Chris Miller road tests and reviews the 2013 BMW X1. The hardest thing to figure out about the BMW X1 is what it is. It’s sort of an SUV, but…

2015 Toyota Aurion Sportivo Review

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Dave Conole road tests and reviews the 2015 Toyota Aurion. Remember the old days when Australian roads were dominated by big Holdens and Fords and the odd imported four-cylinder “buzz…

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Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2013 Kia Rondo. If you don’t remember the old Kia Rondo don’t feel bad, it was anything but great and anything but a…

2015 Hyundai Veloster Review

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Dave Conole road tests and reviews the 2015 Hyundai Veloster. The funky Hyundai Veloster continues to polarize opinions more than four years after it was first launched in Australia. With…