Road test

Sat 3 Nov 2018

Audi's fastest Q2 model has sassy style and substance

Audi's fastest Q2 model has sassy style and substance

Proudly wearing its badges for all to see, looks are deceiving for Audi Q2 2.0 TFSI Quattro prestige compact SUV.

Fri 2 Nov 2018

The best big family seven-seater SUV comparison test

The best big family seven-seater SUV comparison test

The $70,000 flagship seven-seater all-wheel drives navigate easily with your precious family cargo.

Wed 31 Oct 2018

Panamera GTS could be Porsche's best four-door ever

Panamera GTS could be Porsche's best four-door ever

NEW Panamera GTS delivers luxury and performance in equal measures.

Lexus's star SUV lacks some premium shine

Lexus's star SUV lacks some premium shine

Late last year Lexus upgraded the NX with improved safety and technology, we put under the road test microscope.

Sporty 2018 Ford Escape ST-Line medium SUV reviewed

Sporty 2018 Ford Escape ST-Line medium SUV reviewed

CAN a sporty model help attract buyers to Ford’s slow-selling medium SUV?

Fri 26 Oct 2018

COMPARISON TEST: Mitsubishi ASX, Mazda CX-3 and Honda HR-V

COMPARISON TEST: Mitsubishi ASX, Mazda CX-3 and Honda HR-V

IF you can’t beat ’em, join ’em. Why car buyers are embracing small SUVs. We compare three top sellers, Mitsubishi ASX, Mazda CX-3 and Honda HR-V.

Thu 25 Oct 2018

ROAD TEST: Australia’s cheapest electric vehicle is a Zoe

ROAD TEST: Australia’s cheapest electric vehicle is a Zoe

RENAULT’S Zoe is the first of a wave of more affordable electric vehicles. But “affordable” is a relative term.

Wed 24 Oct 2018

Ford Ecosport review: baby SUV gets a makeover

Ford Ecosport review: baby SUV gets a makeover

FORD’S smallest SUV has been given a facelift in an attempt to stop a sales slide. Is it enough to put the tiddler back on shopping lists?

Luxurious touches for Mercedes-Benz blue collar worker

Luxurious touches for Mercedes-Benz blue collar worker

Mercedes-Benz has brought some of its passenger car class to the Sprinter van range.

Sun 21 Oct 2018

ONE CAR TWO CRITICS: Nissan Navara takes a lifestyle test

ONE CAR TWO CRITICS: Nissan Navara takes a lifestyle test

NISSAN Navara’s a safe choice with reasonable road manners and, in the ST-X, ample off-road ability.

Sat 20 Oct 2018

Seven-seater VW Tiguan Allspace makes life easy

Seven-seater VW Tiguan Allspace makes life easy

VW’s Tiguan Allspace seven-seater makes life easy and keeps the family safe, entertained and happy.

Fri 19 Oct 2018

Holden launches Captiva replacement - the flagship Acadia

Holden launches Captiva replacement - the flagship Acadia

The bold, boxy Acadia seven-seater is Holden’s first fair-dinkum attempt at appealing to the masses.

Thu 18 Oct 2018

Review: Updated Ford Mustang GT is much faster than before

Review: Updated Ford Mustang GT is much faster than before

ONE item on the refreshed performance hero is sure to upset the neighbours.

Mercedes-AMG E53 takes a lifestyle tack with hybrid boost

Mercedes-AMG E53 takes a lifestyle tack with hybrid boost

Mercedes-AMG E53 is effectively half a hybrid, packing an electric motor without a battery pack.

Wed 17 Oct 2018

ROAD TEST: The seven-seater Nissan Pathfinder ST-L

ROAD TEST: The seven-seater Nissan Pathfinder ST-L

STURDY family-hauler doesn’t shine as bright as its rivals but won’t dissapoint.

ROAD TEST: The 2018 Porsche Cayenne family SUV

ROAD TEST: The 2018 Porsche Cayenne family SUV

PORSCHE’S new $120k-plus Cayenne is missing some crucial tech.

Tue 16 Oct 2018

Comparison review: Mazda6 head-to-head with Toyota Camry

Comparison review: Mazda6 head-to-head with Toyota Camry

TOYOTA and Mazda load their mid-sizers with the latest tech to lure buyers away from SUVs.

Infiniti Q50 is a showcase of emerging mobility software

Infiniti Q50 is a showcase of emerging mobility software

INFINITI’S feisty four-door is packed full of goodies.

Mon 15 Oct 2018

Gruelling desert test for Audi’s new E-Tron electric vehicle

Gruelling desert test for Audi’s new E-Tron electric vehicle

AUDI has taken its Tesla rival to the middle of Namibia to prove its electric vehicle tech is ready for customers.

Toyota’s staple Kluger SUV sticks with a simple formula

Toyota’s staple Kluger SUV sticks with a simple formula

Our family hops aboard Toyota’s base Kluger GX AWD to see how this stalwart handles the daily grind.

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