Car News

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…

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…

Popular car reviews

2015 Suzuki Swift Sport Review

April 18, 2015

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the Suzuki Swift Sport. The small car segment in Australia is as keenly fought as just about any other scramble for the hearts and…

2014 Toyota Corolla Ascent Sport review

January 1, 2014

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2014 Toyota Corolla Ascent Sport. The new 2014 Toyota Corolla is here and with it comes plenty of competition from other manufacturers looking…

2014 Range Rover Sport TDV6 SE Review

May 7, 2014

Chris Miller road tests and reviews the 2014 Range Rover Sport. The newest version of the Range Rover Sport is head and shoulders above the model it replaces. Just like…

2015 Volvo S60 Polestar Review

April 7, 2015

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the Volvo S60 Polestar. I’m going to tell you straight off that the 2015 Volvo S60 Polestar is one impressive sports-tuned offering; I think…

2014 Hyundai Genesis Review

December 30, 2014

Garry Fabian road tests and reviews the 2014 Hyundai Genesis. For the first time ever Australian car buyers are being offered the new 2014 Hyundai Genesis luxury sedan. Australian new…

2015 Holden Cruze SRi-V Review

July 25, 2015

Joel Helmes road tests and reviews the 2015 Holden Cruze SRi-V. Here we go again with a Holden Cruze review. I think I’ve checked out a Holden Cruze each year…

2011 Toyota Rukus Review

December 5, 2011

Joel Helmes drives and reviews the Toyota Rukus. Huey Lewis famously sang “It’s hip to be square” but I’m not sure that the Rukus is as hip as it is…