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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…

Infiniti sets global sales record in August

September 3, 2015

16,900 Infiniti vehicles sold in August for new record. Faced with a big challenge – taking sales away from established sport/luxury brands BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Lexus and the like, Infiniti is…

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2013 Volkswagen Touareg Review

June 30, 2013

Chris Miller road tests and reviews the 2013 Volkswagen Touareg. The Volkswagen Touareg is a comfortable, capable machine with plenty of luxury appointments and great road manners The 3.0 litre…

2014 Hyundai Accent SR Review

August 22, 2014

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Hyundai Accent SR. The Hyundai Accent is now offered in a model with a little life breathed into it. Known as the…

Isuzu MU-X global launch Review

November 3, 2013

Joel Helmes reviews the new Isuzu MU-X at its global launch. Australian car buyers now have what looks to be a genuinely good new seven-seat SUV option – the Isuzu…

2013 Lexus RX 350 Review

January 27, 2013

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2013 Lexus RX 350. The popular Lexus RX 350 range starts at $77,400 for what’s called the Luxury model and tops at $93,900…

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…

2014 Lexus ES 350 Review

April 3, 2014

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the 2014 Lexus ES 350. When the Lexus brand first arrived some twenty years ago, aimed at competing with the prestige European brands, many…

2014 Jaguar XKR-S Review

February 17, 2014

Paul Maric road tests and reviews the 2014 Jaguar XKR-S. To mark the end of an amazing era for Jaguar, the brand has launched its biggest, baddest and loudest pussycat…