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Mini Cooper SD Countryman (2017) review: Mighty improvements for the mega Mini?

Do you remember the exact moment when every manufacturer scrambled to add a high-riding SUV to their line-up? It was around the time the Nissan Qashqai started

New Volkswagen e-Golf vs BMW i3 Comparison

Electric hatchbacks don’t come much more usable than VW’s latest e-Golf. But is it better than the radical BMW i3? *** Note : £1 = $1.30

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

Apple CarPlay FAQ: Everything You Need to Know

After a slow start, Apple’s connected-car application, CarPlay, has finally started appearing in vehicles. Not only is the in-dash software designed to make hands-free calls,

2018 BMW X3 pricing and specs : New-gen SUV to kick off from $68,900 from November

The new-generation 2018 BMW X3 has been detailed for the Australian market this week, ahead of a November lauch. Kicking off at $68,900 plus on-road costs for the entry-level xDrive20d,

Alfa Romeo Giulia Veloce v BMW 330i M Sport v Jaguar XE 25t R-Sport comparison

Compact luxury sedans remain a vital part of the business case for any serious player in the premium car market. While luxury car-makers seek to

2018 Genesis G70 revealed : The world’s newest luxury car has some big targets on its hit list

The first ever Genesis G70 has been revealed at an event in Korea, with the strikingly sporty compact sedan clearly offering an alternative to the

Top 10 electric cars to buy right now

Electric cars are growing in popularity, and no wonder: they’re quiet, cheap to run and smooth to drive. But which are the bright sparks to

Volkswagen’s electric car assault: 17 new EVs coming soon

Audi, Bentley, Porsche, Seat, Skoda and Volkswagen are planning 50 new electric cars – here are the new models we know are coming soon There

Best and worst large SUVs 2017

The best large SUVs are practical, luxurious and good to drive, with sensible running costs. Here we count down the top 10 – and reveal

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 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

Honda Civic Type R vs Ford Focus RS vs BMW M140i vs Seat Leon Cupra 300 review

Honda has, in recent years, developed a bit of a reputation for mucking about. Just look at the state of its Formula 1 engine programme, or

Campagna T-Rex 16SP Review

Okay, so it’s got a steering wheel and bucket seats, but it’s classified as a motorcycle in many states, and we weren’t going to turn

2017 BMW i3 vs i3 with Range Extender Review

PROS Distinctive design still looks fresh Cabin is beautifully unique Range Extender is a clever fix to EV anxiety DC Fast Charging is standard CONS

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

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.

Do These Popular Vehicles Really Need to Exist Anymore?

In 2016, Americans bought a record 17.55 million new cars. But while the good times are still here for automakers (though evidence suggests we’re ready for a

10 of the Most Bizarre Auto Options Ever

Car manufacturers have done a pretty good job over the years to tempt us with car upgrade options that set us back hundreds or even

Alfa Romeo Old v New: 2017 Giulia v 1990 75 Twin Spark

Propeller shafts. They’re probably not a make or break item on your average car buyer’s checklist these days, but the long absence of driven rear

2018 BMW Z4 Concept design interview: deceptively simple lines

We’ve definitely seen our fair share of concept car designs, ranging from mundane to the almost improbable. The BMW Z4 Concept, which was teased in

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk First Drive: The 707hp SUV

If you’re offended by the concept of a 707 horsepower SUV, then you should probably just stop reading right now. In our age of instantaneous

15 SUVs That Surprisingly Failed the JD Power Dependability Test

When you go shopping for a car, you want to avoid surprises. In the past, we’ve highlighted ways salesmen might bend the truth or downright lie to

Lexus LC 500 vs LC 500h: Is the V8 or hybrid best?

There’s a chance the styling of the Lexus LC has you salivating, but which model is best? We have driven the 500 V8 and 500h

New BMW M5 (2018): 10 things you should probably know

BMW has unveiled the new M5 ahead of its big reveal at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show. Here is everything worth knowing about the super

The 30 Most American-Made Cars of 2017

Most auto consumers know it takes more than a badge from Detroit to call a car “American.” Even before Italian automaker Fiat bought the Chrysler

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

2018 BMW K1600B First Ride Review

What’s a “bagger” anyway? I may not have been aware of the term as it applies to motorcycles until I saw a copy of Baggers on the newsstand, back

2018 BMW M5 revealed – prices, specs and release date

If you’re looking for a new sports saloon, the latest BMW 5 Series is very good place to start. It is, after all, our 2017