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Seat Leon Cupra review: Simmering rather than on-the-boil hot hatch

Seat launched the first-generation Leon in 1998. Sportier than the VW Golf, and cheaper than the Audi A3 (with which it shared much), it married

2017 Volkswagen Golf Alltrack Review: The would-be crossover killer

PROS Handsome design Turbo engine is well paired to DSG automatic Large and practical cargo abilities Surprisingly capable AWD CONS Economy isn’t great Cabin is

The Lexus NX300h Is for Aspiring Suburban Royalty

Let’s face it, building a car for enthusiasts is easy. Every day, around the clock, small but vocal groups of car-crazed maniacs broadcast exactly what they want

5 Mid-Size SUVs under $40,000 to watch out for in 2017

Mid-size SUVs are the ‘next step’ in almost every family’s automotive evolution. With enough room to handle a growing brood – especially when trying to

Acer Predator 17 (G5-793) review – hefty but solid as always

Pros Excellent build quality Good input devices Excellent pre-calibrated IPS panel with 75Hz refresh rate and G-Sync support The display doesn’t use PWM Outstanding cooling

Nissan Micra (2017) first drive: Same name, different personality

Nissan’s Micra has been around for decades. Since 1983 in fact, selling over 3.5million in Europe alone during its lifetime. It’s a car everyone has

12 Iconic SUVs That Need to Make a Comeback

With the price of gas low and the classic three-box sedan beginning its slow ride into the sunset, SUVs and crossovers are once again king.

HP Pavilion Wave review

PROS Stylish design Powerful integrated audio Decent processor and SSD performance CONS Very basic mouse Premium price KEY FEATURES Quad-core, 2.2-2.8GHz Intel Core i5-6400T 8GB

Holden Colorado LTZ v Toyota HiLux SR5 comparison

I’m sure that deep inside a fortune cookie somewhere is a pseudo-cryptic message that suggests being first doesn’t immediately equate with being the best. Take

2016 – 2017 Indian Roadmaster Review

What do you get when you fully dress a Chieftain from Indian Motorcycles? If you’re clever and remembered the title of this article, you guessed the Roadmaster

2017 Infiniti QX50: Suburban Snoozer or Performance Bruiser?

The compact luxury crossover segment has become an oversaturated open air market, as wealthy buyers find themselves overwhelmed with options when shopping for the ideal upscale automobile. With selections ranging anywhere from

5 things you need to know about the 2017 BMW 6 Series xDrive Cabriolet

Large premium cars like the 2017 BMW 6 Series have fallen victim to SUVs eating into their sales numbers, as luxury-seeking buyers increasingly transfer their

2017 Cadillac CT6 Platinum AWD Review: Luxury, reinvented

Cadillac could’ve followed its luxury rivals, but instead the 2017 CT6 rethinks its segment, injecting both sporting enthusiasm and style into an unabashedly tech-savvy sedan.

The best Amazon Alexa devices : Our pick of an ever-growing range of connected tech using Alexa Voice Service API

If there was a theme of CES 2017 it was Alexa-enabled smart tech. If Alexa hasn’t invaded your home yet, expect her to do so

10 Breathtaking American Cars Highlighting the 2017 Auctions

When you look at the list of most expensive cars ever sold, European models (mostly Ferrari) dominate. American cars have yet to fetch more than

Panasonic TX-65EZ1002 Hands on Review

Panasonic has gone to technology town with its new 4K HDR OLED flagship TV – naturally, we hit the Panasonic stand to get up close

8 Project Cars Beginners Should Steer Clear of

As cars age and wear, they lose value. Sure, it’s a nightmare for a seller, but for car buyers, the depreciation curve is their best friend

Laptop Mag CES 2017 Awards : Best Mobile Tech

After a few years where many so-called experts said tablets and phones would replace the PC, 2017 is shaping up to be one of the

The 2017 Ford Raptor Is a Desert-Dwelling, 3-Ton War Hammer

The Ford Raptor is the kind of truck that should come with its own heavy metal soundtrack and a set of Kevlar-reinforced hiking boots. It’s got

Little Tweaks Add Up to Big Changes in the 2017 Infiniti QX60

Infiniti, never one for being loud or ostentatious, has been quietly collecting feedback from customers and critics over the years while keeping an eye on

MSI GS43VR 6RE Phantom Pro review

PROS Smaller and lighter than rivals Great processor and GPU performance High-quality screen Good keyboard CONS Exterior becomes far too hot Underwhelming build quality KEY

2017 Mercedes-AMG GT Review

G-Power is known within automotive and aftermarket circles for being a progressive tuner that isn’t afraid to take on high-profile vehicles, mostly of the BMW

Luxury diesel sedan comparison : Audi A6 v Mercedes-Benz E220d v Volvo S90

While large luxury European sedans are modest showroom performers Down Under, it’s been action stations at key carmakers’ product planning departments at their foreign HQs.

Linksys Velop Wi-Fi router review : One of the best mesh network systems to date

The Linksys Velop is one of the best true mesh-network routers we’ve tested, but many Wi-Fi enthusiasts will still prefer a more conventional model. Pros

2017 Lincoln Continental Review: Luxury From an Alternate Future

Five billion dollars. That’s how much Ford has committed to transforming its moribund Lincoln division into The Lincoln Motor Company. Now, I’ve never run a car

Kia Sorento review: The savvy seven-seater

Can an SUV ever be a truly exciting drive? Now in its third generation, the Kia Sorento has had more than just a facelift to

Lexus RX vs. Toyota Highlander: Buy This, Not That

In its 16 years on the market, the Toyota Highlander has been a stylish if inoffensive people mover. For the past quarter century now, Toyota

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS450 review

THE GOOD: The GLS450 packs a smooth ride and is nearly as capable as its bulky body-on-frame competition. It’s surprisingly good without requiring a ton of

Holden Astra v Renault Megane v Subaru Impreza – Small hatchback comparison

The small car market is one of the busiest segments of the Australian automotive landscape, both in terms of sales and for new product – and

The Jeep Grand Cherokee Trailhawk Offers Off-Roading Fit for Royalty

If we were going to sum up the Trailhawk trim of the Jeep Grand Cherokee in a slogan, it would probably sound something like this: “The Grand