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BMW 316i Review and Road Test

BMW’s 3 Series sedans have always been cars of desire. As status symbols go, owning a 3 Series and parking it in your driveway sends a message to the neighbours that you know your cars. ...
MINI Cooper

Mini 5-Door Review and First Drive

Mini calls it ‘Adooorable’, we’re calling it practical. Whatever you call it, the all-new Mini 5-Door model is the car for those who crave a Mini but whose lifestyle dictates more ...
Mazda Mazda2

2015 Mazda2 Review and First Drive

Mazda brings the full suite of SkyActiv technology to compact cars with the launch of the all-new third-generation Mazda2. And with a starting price of just $16,990, Mazda2 really does challenge the ...
Lexus NX300h

Lexus NX 300h Review and First Drive

Launch of the all-new Lexus NX 300h again highlights the uncanny ability of the Japanese marque to be in the right market segments at the right time with the right products. Lexus reckons the two ...
Mercedes-Benz GLA

Mercedes-Benz GLA 45 AMG Review and First Drive

It’s indisputable at some time everyone on the planet with just the faintest idea of what a car is will have a serious desire for a brand-new Mercedes-Benz. But which one? Well turning to SUVs ...
Jeep Cherokee

Jeep Cherokee Limited Diesel Review and First Drive

Jeep’s all-new Cherokee mid-size SUV was well-received by critics and customers when launched just a few months back but one box wasn’t ticked – a diesel-powered model. Jeep has ...
Nissan X-Trail

Nissan X-TRAIL ST Review and Road Test

You see them at school pick-ups, junior sporting events and holiday destinations – the ‘soft-roader’, ‘crossover’  ‘mid-size SUV’ or whatever name the ...

BMW X5 M50d Review and Road Test

BMW likes to claim it invented the Sport Activity Vehicle niche and with the M50d, we're happy to believe them because this is one sporty activity vehicle. Whatever that might be.  BMW ...
Peugeot 308

Peugeot 308 Review and First Drive

The wait is finally over for Peugeot 308 fans with the all-new Peugeot 308 being launched in Australia from October has just been to the home of Peugeot to put the award ...
Audi A1

Audi S1 Sportback Review and First Drive

Back in the days when tattoos were a fashion ‘no-no’ and lycra was never worn in public, Audi’s phenomenal S1 Quattro dominated the World Rally Championship. Appropriate then for ...