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2017 Kia Soul Turbo review

THE GOOD: The additional 40 ponies makes the 2017 Kia Soul Turbo Exclaim feel much more responsive around town and off the line. The Turbo is

Honda Jazz VTi vs Kia Rio S comparison

Whether you’re looking for a first car, or just something to take down to the station every day, or maybe even a last car, there

2018 Acura TLX V6 A-Spec First Drive: Millennial-minded

Acura is three decades old, and with the 2018 TLX it’s looking for like-minded Millennials. Latest in the automaker’s line-up to bear the redesigned corporate

5 Companies Who Make Cool Drones

Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs), or simply drones, are becoming more and more common these days and they offer a wide range of uses. There are the

Citroen Berlingo v Fiat Doblo v Volkswagen Caddy comparison

Small vans at small prices – that’s the mantra for this test, with three value-focused compact cargo carriers going against each other to find out

Stick Shift? 10 Cars and Trucks That Still Have a Manual Transmission

For as much as we may bitch and moan about cars not coming with stick shifts anymore, it’s pretty obvious that no amount of complaining

2017 Mazda CX-5 range review

The first-generation Mazda CX-5 was Australia’s most popular SUV four years running, so the premiere of a more grown-up second iteration has genuine significance. Australians

2017 Volkswagen e-Golf First Drive: VW’s EV puts Golf first, electric after

More range, more power, and more like a regular, gasoline Golf than ever, the 2017 Volkswagen e-Golf is an EV you could forget runs on

Kia Picanto (2017) review: Small, sporty and savvy

The Kia Picanto is the baby of the Kia family, sitting under the recently launched Rio in terms of both cost and size. That’s not to say

Amazon Echo vs Google Home – which is better?

Two internet giants are competing to be at the heart of everything you do – from playing music, online shopping and searching the web to

Ford Escape Titanium v Hyundai Tucson Highlander petrol SUV comparison

The Hyundai Tucson is Australia’s second most popular SUV behind the Mazda CX-5, ergo one of the market’s top-selling vehicles full stop. By contrast, the

Audi Q2 1.4 TFSI v Mini Cooper Countryman comparison

Small SUVs, especially 2WD variants, are something of an anomaly in the makeup of the modern motoring landscape. They rarely offer the same space or

2018 Ford Explorer Sport Review

The Ford Explorer has defined the American SUV segment for more than two decades, having debuted for the 1991 model year. Changes both big and

2017 Hyundai i30 pricing and specs: All-new hatch promises top value

Official pricing and final details for the incoming 2017 Hyundai i30 range have been handed down today, after initial specifications were confirmed in February. As

Mercedes-Benz: After 130 Years, 10 of Its Greatest Cars

If Mercedes feels like it’s been around forever, that’s because, well, it has. On January 29, 1886, Karl Benz patented a design that mated a

Alfa Romeo Giulia QV v BMW M3 Competition v Mercedes-AMG C63 S Comparisons

For a nation renowned for its love of all things sport, it should come as no surprise this admiration and aspiration extends to what we

Audi S4 v Mercedes-AMG C43 sedan comparison

The old adage ‘speed costs, so how fast to do you want to go?’ applies more eloquently to its more-is-more motorsport origins than it does

How 5G on wearables will make the smartphone era look like a warm-up

It’ll become ubiquitous, and then everything will change 5G is not just about speed. It may seem like just a logical step on from current

The limits of semi-autonomous driving tech: We go Volvo Pilot Assist II winter testing

Semi-autonomous automotive tech has infiltrated a host of modern cars, but the luxury segment sees more than its fair share of systems designed to do

Ford Mustang GT Fastback v Nissan 370Z Coupe comparison

It’s a good problem to have. You want to buy a new sports car, but you want more poke than either a Mazda MX-5 or

2018 VW Atlas First Drive: A 7-seater SUV to dethrone Explorer

The 2018 Atlas is long-overdue: VW has needed a proper, 7-seater SUV for some time. More than that, it’s needed a proper, 7-seater SUV that

2018 Volkswagen Atlas Review

As far as SUVs and crossovers go, every manufacturer seems to have an offering that fits exactly what you need in an overgrown people hauler.

2017 Toyota Yaris Review

The 2017 Geneva Auto Show had plenty of supercar action, but the Toyota booth had quite the nice surprise for performance enthusiasts, in the shape

Here’s Why You Should Sell a Kidney and Buy a Dodge Challenger Hellcat

2016 Dodge Challenger Hellcat Cars are cool, but they don’t make you cool. Think of every paunchy retiree you see in a Corvette, every divorce attorney

11 Features Missing From Some New Cars : Shouldn’t These Be Standard?

It’s not fun realizing that your new ride is missing a few key features — especially when you find out they all come standard on someone else’s car. Take LED automotive lighting for

2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country First Drive: A wagon America can love

When is a wagon not a wagon? Why, when it’s a Volvo Cross Country, of course. The nameplate has graced several cars since it first

2017 BMW 530i review

THE GOOD: The 2017 BMW 5 Series boasts good performance from its surprisingly small 2.0-liter turbocharged engine and fantastic handling both on the highway and back

Honda HR-V VTi-L v Mazda CX-3 Akari v Mitsubishi ASX XLS v Toyota C-HR Koba comparison

Small crossovers are a vogue segment, drawing buyers up from lower hatchbacks and down from bigger SUVs alike. The newest entrant, creating significant buzz, is

2017 Suzuki Swift Review

Introduced in 2000 as the Suzuki Ignis, the Swift was redesigned in 2004 and again in 2010 when the familiar third-generation model was launched. In

Why Buy an Audi When You Can Have a Volvo S90?

picked up the Mussel Blue Metallic 2017 Volvo S90 T6 AWD Inscription at JFK airport on a cold, blustery night in January. If the name