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2018 Kawasaki Z900RS First Ride Review

If you were expecting a cosmetic makeover of the Z900, you’d be mistaken like I was. I mean, it’s called Z900RS, but apart from the basic engine,

Audi Q7 E-Tron: The hybrid revolution just got its own superhero

The Audi Q7 E-Tron is an incredible feat of hybrid automotive engineering – and it’s finally convinced me that there’s no need to buy an

Best used coupes for less than £5000 (and the one to avoid)

Style doesn’t have to cost a fortune and, to prove it, we’ve set ourselves a price limit of £5000 and picked 10 of our favourite

Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk lobs at $135k

Jeep is rolling out Australia’s third most powerful new vehicle – behind the Ferrari 812 Superfast and Lamborghini Aventador S – priced at $134,900 before on-roads. The Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk gets the 6.2-litre

2018 Honda Clarity review

THE GOOD: The 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid operates seamlessly between electric and hybrid operation, such that it’s difficult to tell when the engine is on.

The Cars People Really Came to Hate in 2017

Driving a car can provoke strong feelings. Wheeling through the canyons of California in a 2018 Mustang GT, you’re likely to fall in love with an

2017 BMW X3 review

THE GOOD: The 2017 BMW X3 offers an impressive head-up display and connected navigation system, along with support for Apple CarPlay. Its well-mannered driving character means

Best hybrid cars in each sector

Whether you’re looking for a family hatchback, an SUV or a performance car, there’s a hybrid to suit. We take a look at the top

New Kia Picanto vs Volkswagen Up Comparison

The Volkswagen Up is one of our favourite city cars, but it faces a tough challenge from the well-equipped new Kia Picanto *** Note :

2018 Range Rover P400e PHEV prototype FIRST DRIVE review – price, specs and release dates

There’s now a full-size Range Rover featuring plug-in hybrid technology. We’ve driven an early prototype to see if it makes sense Land Rover’s flagship Range

2019 BMW i8 Roadster First Look: Topless Hybrid

Given the choice between a coupe and a convertible, I’m always inclined to go with the latter, and now those who think similarly but who

VW I.D. CROZZ previews 2020’s electric crossover

Volkswagen has brought its electric crossover concept to the LA Auto Show 2017, the VW. I.D. CROZZ, and the little SUV EV is something particularly special.

LA Auto Show 2017 preview: 5 new cars we can’t wait to see

2017 may be drawing to a close, but there’s still one big event left: the LA Auto Show 2017kicks off this week. Finishing up the year

The 2019 Aston Martin Vantage is jaw-dropping

Gentlemen, start your engines: this is the 2019 Aston Martin Vantage, and if you want to bear that nameplate, you need to be something special.

2018 Toyota Camry pricing and specs

The new, imported-from-Japan Toyota Camry range has arrived in Australia, a month after the company closed the Melbourne factory that produced its predecessor for 30

2018 Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo First Drive: A rocket not a wagon

Whatever you do, please don’t call the new 2018 Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo a station wagon. Even describing it as a hatchback is off-limits. I

A Month with the 2017 MacBook Pro: What I Loved, What I Didn’t

At Laptop Mag, we produce the most-comprehensive laptop reviews, with analysis based on a mix of in-depth testing and hands-on experience, usually completed over a

Empire Ears Zeus-XR Review – the pinnacle of the pantheon

Pros:  Sublime detail retrieval, very coherent tuning, switchable crossover modes, mid range clarity and expression, non fatiguing but truly transparent sound, superb build quality Cons:

Tesla Roadster: 5 fast facts about Elon Musk’s electric supercar

As “one more thing” surprises go, Elon Musk’s unexpected reveal of the new Tesla Roadster was a move that would make Steve Jobs proud. After

4 Tesla Roadster alternatives you can drive today

So the new Tesla Roadster has you gripped. There’s $200k burning a hole in your pocket – or $250k, if you want to be among

Tesla Roadster returns, Musk calls it world’s fastest car

Tesla has pulled an old school ‘surprise reveal’ today, wheeling out a second iteration of the Roadster that originally made the company’s name. We thought

2017 Toyota Prius Prime vs. 2017 Chevrolet Volt: Plug-In Hybrid Video Test

They’re two high-volume plug-in hybrids, but they take different approaches to energy efficiency. The Toyota Prius Prime, new for 2017, is the plug-in version of the world’s best-known,

2017 Audi Q5 2.0 TFSI v Porsche Macan v Jaguar F-Pace 25t R-Sport comparison

SUVs are such a widely accepted part of the automotive landscape these days that few batted an eyelid when Jaguar, after 80-odd years of racing cars,

2018 Acura RLX review

THE GOOD: With an innovative torque-vectoring, gasoline-electric hybrid power train, the 2018 Acura RLX Sport Hybrid gets plenty of power and impressive handling, while achieving excellent

How Consumer Reports Rated Top Electric Cars in Reliability for 2018

Without a reputation for solid reliability, electric vehicles are a tough sell for today’s consumer. Even with federal and tax credits, the cost of an

Used Renault Clio Gordini vs Suzuki Swift Sport Comparison

The Renault Clio Gordini and the Suzuki Swift Sport are both tiny tots that offer driving thrills and back-road pleasure on a limited budget. But

2018 Subaru Crosstrek review

THE GOOD: With its tall ride and standard all-wheel drive, the Crosstrek is a compact SUV that’s as capable on the trail as it is around

2017 Acura NSX review

THE GOOD: Acura’s second-gen supercar pushes performance limits with a well integrated hybrid powertrain, all-wheel drive and dual-clutch gearbox. Adaptive suspension make it a fine road

2018 Honda CR-V v Nissan X-Trail comparison

You’re looking at two of the most recognised, popular and practical medium SUVs money can buy — the new-generation Honda CR-V, and recently upgraded Nissan X-Trail. In

2017 Porsche 911 GT2 RS FIRST DRIVE review – price, specs and release date

The Porsche 911 GT2 RS is the most powerful and technologically advanced 911 to date, but is it the most rewarding to drive? *** Note