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

2014 Volkswagen Golf GTI Review

March 29, 2014

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Volkswagen Golf GTI. One of the joys of the cars of 2014 is their adaptability and the Volkswagen Golf GTI is a…

2014 Jaguar F-Type V6 S Review

March 4, 2014

Paul Maric road tests and reviews the 2014 Jaguar F-Type. Rarely does a concept vehicle hold form when it finally moves into production. Jaguar’s all new F-Type is the exception…

2012 Toyota Camry Altise Review

July 2, 2012

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2012 Toyota Camry Altise. Generally when I review a car I like to get to know it really well before looking up the…

2012 Audi A1 Sport Review

January 19, 2012

Joel Helmes reviews the Audi A1 Sport. The baby Audi is a three door hatch powered by a 1.4 litre turbo and supercharged petrol engine. It’s a car that’s perfect…

2012 Toyota 86 GT Review

December 4, 2012

Chris Miller road tests and reviews the 2012 Toyota 86 GT. I expected to be underwhelmed by the Toyota 86, the most talked about, hyped car possibly in the entire…

2012 Chrysler 300c Review

December 19, 2012

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2012 Chrysler 300c. The styling may be a turn-off for some, but beyond that the Chrysler 300c is an excellent large car alternative….

2013 VF Holden Calais V Review

September 29, 2013

Chris Miller road tests and reviews the 2013 Holden Calais V. Sitting at the top of the VF Commodore fleet is the Calais V, a refined, restrained car like nothing…