Car News

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…

Hyundai i30 and Elantra power steering recall

August 27, 2015

Recall of 2009-10 models of Hyundai i30 and Elantra initiated. A recall of Hyundai i30 and Elantra cars sold in Australia has been launched after a potentially dangerous power steering…

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2013 BMW Z4 Review

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Chris Miller road tests and reviews the 2013 BMW Z4. The BMW Z4 sDrive28i is a great looking car and probably the best roadster BMW have produced so far; rear…

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Joel Helmes reviews the Saab 9-5 Vector. A couple of months ago I reviewed the top of the range 9-5 – the Aero which was powered the Australian built 2.8…

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Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the 2014 Toyota Kluger Grande. If you’re looking for something a bit bigger than the average family sedan, has more room and power, the…

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Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Hyundai i40 Tourer. Hyundai made its name in Australia with cheap little models that offered new car ownership to buyers on a…

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Simon Lai road tests and reviews the 2015 Subaru Forester 2.0D-S. This our first look at the new Subaru Forester since the latest upgrade which saw the introduction of a…

2012 Jeep Wrangler Sport Review

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Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2012 Jeep Wrangler Sport. Thank heavens for vehicles like the 2012 Jeep Wrangler Sport. Cars like the Wrangler dare to be different and that…

2012 Kia Soul diesel Review

December 2, 2012

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2012 Kia Soul. Kia gets an A for effort but disappointingly only a C for execution with the Soul. Sadly, the Soul gives…