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2019 Holden Acadia LTZ AWD v Hyundai Santa Fe Highlander Comparison

The Hyundai SUV favourite faces up to a new rival from Holden; but is the Acadia predator… or prey? Known and unknown quantities Fresh from

2019 Peugeot 508 Fastback Review — International

Peugeot 508 Fastback outclasses all its rivals for looks, matches most for their drive but won’t be cheap and will leave some buyers wanting more

Acadia makes its Aussie debut

Holden’s big and brash American SUV arrives in Oz high on safety and low on price The long-awaited Holden Acadia – which cost General Motors

2018 Holden Acadia LTZ-V Review

  Holden’s withdrawal from local manufacturing and a weak product line-up has seen its market share decimated. Now GM has ploughed $100 million into the

2018 Holden Calais 2.0T v Toyota Camry SL Hybrid comparison : Two former Australian-made icons go head-to-head in their new forms

Comparing a Holden Commodore/Calais and Toyota Camry would have been incongruous until this year, when both entered new lives as imports. Now it seems perfectly natural

2018 Holden Trailblazer LTZ v Isuzu MU-X LS-U comparison

Does any brand punch heavier above its weight in Australia than Isuzu? At the time of writing (early September 2018), Isuzu Ute is the 13th

2018 Holden Commodore RS V6 AWD Review : Quick Spin

The V6-powered Commodore RS AWD may well be the spiritual successor to the hugely popular SV6 What we liked: • Responsive and vocal V6 •

REVISIT: Abarth 595 Old v New, 1970 to 2017

When it came time for us to add another car to the CarAdvice collection, we realised there was a giant hole – it was one

2018 Nissan Navara range review

We’ve chosen the Nissan Navara as the latest candidate in our ‘range review’ series. As one of the market’s better-known pick-ups, it’s a car we

2018 Holden Calais-V Tourer v Subaru Outback 3.6R Comparison

Sunny days at the beach, camping trips at the weekend, making new paths to new destinations. Not quite what you’d expect a humble station wagon

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Midnight Edition Review

Why HSV’s remanufactured American pick-up is worth its $115K starting price What we liked: • Towing ability • Interior appointments • Road presence Not so

Ford Ranger Raptor: What you need to know

Five things we like about Ford’s most extreme Ranger ever — and five we don’t So we’ve finally driven the cracking new Ford Ranger Raptor at the

2018 MG3 Soul Review : Quick Spin

MG’s light hatch scores an automatic transmission at last What we liked: • Powertrain efficiency and performance • Attractive style • Long warranty and service

Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Convertible 2018 Review : Road Test

We test the finest and final example of Chevy’s iconic C7 supercar before the all-new C8 arrives What we liked: • Massive straight-line grunt •

2018 Holden Commodore RS Liftback v Subaru Liberty 2.5i Premium sedan comparison

When it comes to vehicle segments, size matters. Or at least the perception that size matters, particularly in marketing terms, when agitating the already blurry

HSV Colorado SportsCat+ v Toyota HiLux Rugged X 2018 Comparison

Two new performance utes tackle each other and the Outback … and come out second best Golden Geese? The top-end 4×4 dual-cab diesel ute market

Ferrari GTC4LussoT 2018 Review : Quick Spin

The world’s biggest three-door hatchback has a Ferrari badge, and a twin-turbo V8 What we liked: • Interior bells and whistles • Big torque •

Six reasons the new Kia Cerato is better than its rivals

Kia has just launched its new Cerato sedan in Australia. Here are six reasons why it’s better than its small-car competitors The Cerato, and indeed

2018 Mazda 2 GT automatic v Volkswagen Polo 85TSI Comfortline DSG

Not everyone wants the cheapest city car they can afford. To find out which small car is worth spending (relatively) big money on, we pitch

Holdin’ it together

Mark Bernhard is the man at the centre of Holden’s battle for Aussie hearts and minds… And he looks haggard News Feature It’s late on

Toyota LandCruiser Prado 2018 Review : Tow Test

The MY18 Toyota LandCruiser Prado auto can now to 500kg more than before, but can it handle the extra weight? What we liked: • Comfortable

Holden Equinox LTZ-V vs Mazda CX-5 Akera Comparison

Can the new kid on the block beat up on the reigning tough guys? We pit Holden’s Equinox against Mazda’s middleweight SUV champion, the CX-5

2018 HSV Colorado SportsCat+ Review : Road Test

$75k for a dual-cab pick-up with a road focus? HSV has lofty ambitions for this near-fully-optioned SportsCat… What we liked: • Sporty handling • Driver

2018 Q1 car sales: Winners and losers

Honda is flying, Holden’s horror start continues With industry sales results for the first quarter (Q1) of 2018 available, now is a good time to

Ute comparison 2018: Ford Ranger v Toyota HiLux v Mitsubishi Triton v Nissan Navara v Holden Colorado v Isuzu D-MAX v Mazda BT-50 v Volkswagen Amarok

Dual-cab utes are expected to be more versatile today than ever before. Rough and tough is not enough. The flagship versions must be comfortable inside,

What dual-cab 4×4 ute should I buy?

A workhorse during the week, a recreational family vehicle at the weekend… But which dual-cab 4×4 ute offers the best of both worlds? Purchasing a

Holden Commodore Tourer v Subaru Outback v Volkswagen Passat Alltrack 2018 Comparison

Can Holden’s new all-wheel drive wagon conquer Subaru’s class leader and quality competition from Volkswagen? The in-betweeners Station wagons are the forgotten orphans of the

2018 Holden Equinox range review

Holden has had to battle without a compelling mid-size SUV to rival the Mazda CX-5, Hyundai Tucson and Toyota RAV4 for far too long. But

Holden Calais V: Old & New Review – Holden (VF) Calais V v Holden (ZB) Calais V Comparison

It’s badged as a Calais V, but does the luxury version of Holden’s new, German-built large car cut it? We line-up the old with the

2018 Kia Stinger 330Si v Holden Commodore VXR comparison

It’s on again – less than six months ago we put the 2018 Kia Stinger 330Si up against the Aussie-built 2018 Holden Commodore SS-V Redline,