Road test

Wed 13 May 2020

Can this 1990s icon become cool again?

Can this 1990s icon become cool again?

Air Jordans, midriff tops, bike shorts and Birks have won their way back into hearts and wallets. Can people movers do the same?

Sat 9 May 2020

Feature-packed SUV the perfect coffee shop crusader

Feature-packed SUV the perfect coffee shop crusader

Finding new frontiers may be beyond the compact Lexus, but the best latte is often on more agendas than the beaten track.

Fri 8 May 2020

New arrival will shake up the SUV market

New arrival will shake up the SUV market

VW is late to the compact crossover party, and its new T-Cross rolls the dice by trading one of the brand’s usual strengths for space and practicality.

Comparison test: Australia’s best family off-roader

Comparison test: Australia’s best family off-roader

Australians love their utes and SUVs, and these three ute-based vehicles combine the best of both worlds. But which is the best 4WD?

Mon 4 May 2020

The attention seeking SUV whichis dripping with luxury

The attention seeking SUV whichis dripping with luxury

Five things we learned about the BMW X6 xDrive30d.

Sat 2 May 2020

Baby of the Audi prestige family comes of age

Baby of the Audi prestige family comes of age

One of Audi’s most successful models has grown up with an expanse of ability and knowledge.

Wed 29 Apr 2020

Tested: the hybrid with V8 performance

Tested: the hybrid with V8 performance

This Japanese luxury car brand needs to stand out from its dominant German competition, and one addition will leave your head thumping.

Sat 25 Apr 2020

Meet the vehicle which covers 100km for less than $1

Meet the vehicle which covers 100km for less than $1

The Hundai Ioniq plug-in hybrid has proven a remarkably cheap operator over the past month.

Fri 24 Apr 2020

BMW returns to the original performance flavour

BMW returns to the original performance flavour

After a diversion from the native recipe, BMW has rediscovered its performance mojo with the 3 Series.

Tue 21 Apr 2020

Technology-packed luxury sedan bucking the downward trend

Technology-packed luxury sedan bucking the downward trend

The base model of Audi’s large sedan range is packed with good kit and refinement.

The baby Beemer designed to attract new fans

The baby Beemer designed to attract new fans

Review of BMW’s first compact sedan - actually it’s called a coupe...it just has four doors.

Fri 27 Mar 2020

Hammer time: The prestige hatch which packs a wallop

Hammer time: The prestige hatch which packs a wallop

Prestige meets performance and the result is an all-wheel drive love match in the BMW M135i.

Fri 13 Mar 2020

Popular compact SUV gets a sorta-sporty makeover

Popular compact SUV gets a sorta-sporty makeover

The athleticism is only skin deep for special Nissan Qashqai edition.

Sat 7 Mar 2020

Perfect middle ground if you’re not convinced by electric cars

Perfect middle ground if you’re not convinced by electric...

Thinking about going electric, but have range anxiety? The Hyundai Ioniq PHEV could be the solution.

Tue 3 Mar 2020

The SUV which is love at first sight

The SUV which is love at first sight

You’d be pretty pleased to be standing at the altar to see this stunner arrive ... it just may take some time to get down the aisle

Sun 1 Mar 2020

Tough newcomer to the ute scene put to family test

Tough newcomer to the ute scene put to family test

A new member of the dual-cab Top Gun club has arrived in the Nissan Navara N-Trek Warrior.

Mon 24 Feb 2020

Prestige brand’s racy twins fit for the family

Prestige brand’s racy twins fit for the family

The hardcore BMW X3 and X4 M pair prove lugging a load no longer needs to be slow or boring.

Sun 23 Feb 2020

What it’s like for a family living with an electric car

What it’s like for a family living with an electric car

It’s been three months without a visit to the service station...but there are some additional grey hairs.

Sat 8 Feb 2020

Real world running costs of an electric car revealed

Real world running costs of an electric car revealed

Road test review of Nissan Leaf electric car reveals ways to speed up the running cost pay-off.

Mon 3 Feb 2020

The compact hatch perfect for those on a tight budget

The compact hatch perfect for those on a tight budget

When value for money is vital, the Suzuki Baleno is cheap to buy and run.

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