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2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk review

THE GOOD: In Trailhawk trim, the 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee boasts impressive offroad equipment, from the Quadra-Trac II 4×4 system to the Quadra-Lift air suspension to

2017 Skoda Octavia RS wagon v Renault Megane GT wagon comparison

Petrolhead parents on a budget are hardly spoilt for choice in today’s showrooms – especially if a hatchback is considered a bit too small and

Here’s When BMW and Other Automakers Will Abandon Gasoline

Detroit might be churning out trucks and SUVs with reckless abandon, and oil companies are carrying on with business as usual, but the writing is on the

2018 Volvo XC40 revealed

The all-new 2018 Volvo XC40 has been revealed, ahead of an Australian debut confirmed for the second quarter of next year. It’s a badge that

2017 Ford Escape range review

One of the Australian car market’s great mysteries is why Ford Australia has been so bad at convincing people to buy its Escape mid-sized SUV. Or, for that

Frankfurt motor show 2017 – our star cars revealed

The bi-annual Frankfurt motor show is one of the biggest motoring events around – and that’s because it will give us a first look at

2017 Mazda CX-3 Maxx v Holden Trax LS comparison

The sales growth of pint-sized SUVs seems to have become stunted in 2017 despite an expanding category, yet they still account for about 10 per

2019 Audi A8 Level 3 autonomy first-drive: Chasing the perfect ‘jam’

Most of the time I’ll do my absolute best to avoid a traffic jam, but the 2019 Audi A8 makes them oddly appealing. Forget “Artificial

2017 Audi A5 TFSI quattro v Lexus RC200t comparison

The Audi A5 TFSI and Lexus RC200t are to cars what wrestling is to boxing. They look like the real thing from a distance, but

2018 Nissan Leaf revealed: 150 miles range, and we’ve driven it

Meet the all-new 2018 Nissan Leaf, the much-anticipated updated version of one of the most affordable electric cars on the market. Promising more range, more

2018 Nissan Leaf revealed

The all-new 2018 Nissan Leaf electric hatch has been revealed in Japan today, at a giant tech-centric gala event inside the old Tokyo motor show venue. The

Kia Sorento GT Line v Nissan Pathfinder Ti v Toyota Kluger Grande comparison

The second-generation Mazda CX-9 shook up the large family crossover segment when it arrived here about a year ago, but it’s not the be-all and

Smart Vision EQ ForTwo concept preview: The future autonomous car for slick city transit

Daimler has revealed its Smart Vision EQ ForTwo concept in Stuttgart, two weeks before it gets shown to the public at the Frankfurt Auto Show.

2017 Honda CR-V v Volkswagen Golf Alltrack comparison

Car reviewers usually determine which cars to compared based on the vehicle ‘segment’ they occupy. Medium SUVs take on medium SUVs, small hatches take on

2017 Ssangyong Tivoli First drive Review

THE GOOD Still cheap to buy Still looks good Punchy performance THE BAD Still a Ssangyong Some cabin vibrations Ben Griffin drove the more safety-minded

2018 Kia Stinger: Australian specs and features revealed

Australian buyers now have a clearer view of the features they can be expect to find in the new 2018 Kia Stinger, with the company

2017 BMW 530i vs Mercedes-Benz E300 sedan comparison

While Bill Murray began every Groundhog Day at 6AM back in the early ’90s, the perpetual time warp I’m currently finding myself in starts with

2017 Mazda CX-3 2.0 Skyativ-G 120 GT Sport First ride review – price, specs and release date

The Mazda CX-3 gets a new limited-edition range-topping model, but is it worth the premium it commands? Having been on sale for two years now,

VW Microbus EV reborn: 5 things you should know

You have to wonder why it’s taken Volkswagen so long to reboot the Microbus, but come 2022 the iconic shape will return to the roads.

Mercedes-Benz E220d All Terrain v Volvo V90 Cross Country comparison

If you’re anything like me, you think SUVs are purpose-built to define drivers as kid-ferrying lemmings. Why can’t you have the ability to haul kids,

2017 Mercedes-AMG GLE43 review

THE GOOD: Excellent handling and a transmission that can read your mind. Mercedes’ adaptive cruise control system and lane-keeping assist technology are some of the best

Audi S5 v BMW 440i v Infiniti Q60 Red Sport comparison

“Middleweight” mightn’t be the description a buyer might use for a prospective six-figure motoring purchase, but when shopping premium German brands that’s the hard reality,

Ford Fiesta vs Kia Rio: Which is the better supermini?

Our drive of the new Ford Fiesta has been and gone so we thought it was time to compare it with yet another rival. This

2017 Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport review

THE GOOD Classy look Good value Comfortable interior THE BAD Not sporty Dated infotainment system In our 2017 Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport review, Ben Griffin

2017 Honda CR-V range review : New Honda CR-V explored

Welcome to the latest iteration of our Range Review series, where we walk you through key members of an important new model range. No need

2017 Holden Astra LT sedan v 2017 Toyota Corolla Ascent sedan comparison

Holden has taken the offensive to the small car segment with the sedan version of its Euro-influenced Astra, offering a number of seemingly red-hot deals

2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class First look Review

The facelifted Mercedes-Benz S-Class is the latest to sit atop the Stuttgart tech pile. With the best of everything the brand can offer, it needs

Nissan X-Trail (2017) review: Great value SUV gets premium updates

When Nissan talks about the X-Trail, it’s talking about a car that it has designed for “family adventures”. While the Qashqai is the urban crossover that’s

10 Classic Car Nameplates That Need to Make a Comeback

Times change. Nowhere is this more apparent now than in the automotive world, where cars have evolved more in the past decade than they had

BMW 5 Series estate (2017) review: Large, technologically accomplished and fun to drive

Car salesmen have a very difficult job trying to convince customers to buy an estate car these days. For some reason, the marketing machine has