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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 FIAT 124 Spider Review

With the 124 Spider, Fiat grabs bits of its sports-car heritage from the 1960s and applies them lightly to a Mazda MX-5 Miata chassis. Drop

Four things you should know about the 2019 Mazda3

Mazda wasn’t big on detail at the launch of the new 3, but there’s still plenty you need to know The all-new Mazda3 arrives Down

The 5 stand-out cars of the LA Auto Show 2018

The LA Auto Show 2018 wasn’t lacking in alluring supercars, concepts, and EVs, but some of the cars stood head and shoulders above the rest.

The 2020 Mazda3 takes a huge risk

The 2020 Mazda3 is a gamble, and while it may look seductive with its newest iteration of Mazda’s Kodo design language, the big risk is

2019 Mazda3 hatchback and sedan raise style and tech stakes

The new 2019 Mazda3 is here, and Mazda’s curvaceous compact car now promises more upscale design, refined driving, and comfort inside. Revealed this week at

2019 Mazda6 Signature Turbo review

When the current, third-generation Mazda6 first arrived in 2012, it immediately captivated us with its all-around high-class styling, superb driving dynamics, extensive standard options list, and modest

2018 Medium SUV Mega Test Review : Honda CR-V, Hyundai Tucson, Kia Sportage, Mazda CX-5, Subaru Forester

Mid-2018 marked another milestone moment in Australian new-car sales. The mid-sized SUV displaced the small car as Australia’s favourite vehicle type in June. It happened

What’s New in the Mazda CX-5 for the 2019 Model Year

If you thought of all the vehicles out there that needed an update, the Mazda CX-5 wouldn’t be among those that come to mind. Anyone

2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata Review

Close your eyes and picture a sports car that won’t bankrupt your 401k. For most of us who aren’t members of royal families that car

2018 Honda CR-V Vi Review – Road Test

Popular mid-size SUV goes back to 1997 with the launch of its Vi entry-level model The entry price of the popular Honda CR-V mid-size SUV

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

Medium SUV 2018 Comparison

Does the recently updated Hyundai Tucson have what it takes to reassert itself in the medium SUV segment? Flagships ahoy The Hyundai Tucson is one

2018 Hyundai Tucson Go Review – Road Test

Bargain-priced it may be, but the Tucson Go misses out on some features to make it a bona-fide hit Hyundai has recently facelifted and upgraded

2018 Volkswagen Tiguan 132TSI v Mazda CX-5 Touring AWD comparison

The medium-SUV segment is now, along with dual-cabs, the ‘real Australia’ battleground for buyers down under. A well-worn cliché, sure (‘real Australia’ I mean), but

2018 Mazda 6 GT v Toyota Camry SL V6 comparison

Could this be the family car battle of head versus heart? The Toyota Camry SL V6 and Mazda 6 GT turboboth stick to a well-worn

2018 Audi A4 S-Line TFSI v 2018 Mazda Mazda6 Atenza Comparison

Making the move from mainstream to prestige Euro? Aspirational buyers beware; this one pulls on the hip pocket as well as the heart strings. Aspiring

2018 7-Seat SUV Mega Test

Hyundai Santa Fe v Kia Sorento v Mazda CX-8 v Peugeot 5008 v Skoda Kodiaq v Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace: Six circa-$60,000 premium seven-seat SUVs compared

2018 Toyota Corolla v Hyundai i30 v Mazda 3 comparison

It’s fair to presume a couple of things when you consider that non-premium small cars are amongst the biggest-selling – make that the biggest-selling – passenger cars

Garmin Dash Cam 45 review: Compact, clever and Wi-Fi-enabled, but average video at best

This is a nicely designed dash cam with a clever magnetic mount and a very nice feature set. Garmin also knows dash cams—every setting and

Top-10 tow vehicles for 2018

A big job needs a big hauler, so here’s our nominations for the year’s 10 best towers Headline towing numbers might look good in flash

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 •

Hyundai i30 Elite v Mazda 3 SP25 GT v Toyota Corolla ZR Hybrid 2018 Comparison

We pit Australia’s three best-selling passenger cars against one another to see which is the best of breed Small car turf war Even without looking

2018 Volkswagen Polo 85TSI Comfortline v Suzuki Swift GLX Turbo

The Suzuki Swift and Volkswagen Polo account for more than 20 million global sales between them – and that’s not counting the Japanese city car’s

2018 Nissan Leaf Versus 2018 Hyundai Ioniq Electric – Head to Head In-Depth

This is the battle between two of the cheapest electric vehicles you can buy today. The 2018 Nissan Leaf is all-new. It is a huge

Mazda CX-3 MPS on wish list

High-performance Mazda CX-3 will happen if there’s customer demand The man in charge of developing the Mazda CX-3, the second-best selling small SUV in Australia,

2018 Mazda 6 Atenza turbo v 2005 Mazda 6 MPS comparison

I like the idea of new things, new technologies, and new possibilities. But when reality sinks in, I still tend to prefer the experience of

New Mini Convertible vs used Audi A3 Cabriolet: which is best?

With summer drawing to an end, now’s the time to grab a great deal on a premium convertible. But should you spend your cash on

Top nine collectable BMWs to buy now

If you’re a fan of Munich’s finest and are looking for a car to squirrel away, here are nine of the best collectable BMWs you