Powertrain

Toyota C-HR review: High-roller or middle-of-the-roader?

“Cars, they all look the same these days.” It’s almost as if the designers of Toyota’s new C-HR had that phrase in mind, and were

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

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

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

First Look: Jaguar E-Type relaunched as ‘fully electric’ sports car

A “fully electric” version of the classic Jaguar E-Type has been launched, capable of a swift 0-62mph in just 5.5 seconds. Jaguar Land Rover’s Classic

2018 Nissan Leaf revealed: 150 miles range, and we’ve driven it

Meet the all-new 2018 Nissan Leaf, the much-anticipated updated version of one of the most affordable electric cars on the market. Promising more range, more

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

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

2017 Subaru XV 2.0i v Mazda CX-3 sTouring AWD comparison

There’s no doubt whatsoever that the small SUV segment is the hottest battle ground in Australia right now – certainly in terms of the market

2017 Ford C-Max Hybrid review

THE GOOD: With average fuel economy around 40 mpg and plenty of cargo space, the 2017 Ford C-Max makes for a practical car. Newly available Ford

VW Microbus EV reborn: 5 things you should know

You have to wonder why it’s taken Volkswagen so long to reboot the Microbus, but come 2022 the iconic shape will return to the roads.

30 Used Cars Consumer Reports Gave the ‘Never Buy’ Label

If you plan to live with a car for a long time, reliability means everything when you shop on the used market. Look for the

The best electric cars 2017: Five worth considering

The best electric car? We have driven them all – here are five worth considering in 2017, including their running costs and UK price, plus two

2017 Honda CR-V range review : New Honda CR-V explored

Welcome to the latest iteration of our Range Review series, where we walk you through key members of an important new model range. No need

2017 Honda Civic Si review

THE GOOD: Strong ride and handling balance is aided by excellent brakes. THE BAD: Less-peaky engine is also less fun, very limited cabin tech and safety options.

2017 Holden Astra LT sedan v 2017 Toyota Corolla Ascent sedan comparison

Holden has taken the offensive to the small car segment with the sedan version of its Euro-influenced Astra, offering a number of seemingly red-hot deals

Hagerty’s 10 New Cars That Will Become Future Classics

So far, 2017 is panning out to be an exciting year for new cars. On top of a few high-profile new ’17 models, some automakers

Best used hybrid cars (and the ones to avoid)

With the Government proposing to allow only the sale of electrified cars from 2040 onwards, the spotlight has been thrown onto electric and hybrid cars.

Chevr-olè! 15 of the Fastest Chevrolet Cars Ever Built

It’s safe to say that Chevrolet is more than just one of the most storied automakers in the world. Its classic bow tie logo is as

These Popular Rental Cars Could End Up Being Your Next Car

For most people, a rental car is an afterthought. On a vacation, a business trip, or after an accident, we often think about them as

2018 Range Rover Velar First Drive: The Midsize SUV to beat

Velar is an very old name for a very modern Range Rover. Automakers mining their history for neglected nameplates isn’t new, of course, but all

5 Reasons Why Toyota Needs to Make a TRD Corolla

While sedan sales aren’t what they once were, the four-door automobile will never disappear, as Chevrolet turns the Malibu into a sleek turbo cruiser, and Jaguar

8 of the Rarest New Cars on the Road

As strange as it sounds, there are plenty of rare cars on the roads. Some may be a once-common model that has dwindled down to a

2017 Buick LaCrosse review

THE GOOD: A quiet and smooth ride can be made aggressive with the optional Dynamic Drive Package. Apple CarPlay and Android Auto are standard. THE BAD: The

2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon first drive review: hell on wheels

I’m sorry, you’re called what? The Demon? The demon of what, you might also ask? It’s the torpedo of drag racers, born out an addiction

Here’s Everything You Need to Know About the 2018 Honda Accord

It’s impossible to overstate how radical the Honda Accord was when it hit U.S. dealerships in 1976. Fuel-efficient, peppy, and compact yet roomy, it (along

Head’s Up! These Cars Come Cheap But They’re Worth Much More

Is there any good deals left on the U.S. auto market these days? With an average new car price topping $30,000, you could argue every

2018 Holden Equinox quick drive review

In 2018, the newest player in the hotly-contested medium SUV segment will be the fully-imported Holden Equinox. Paul Maric sampled a pre-production version to see

2018 Yamaha Star Venture First Ride

I have to admit I’ve been around long enough to have ridden the original Yamaha Venture Royale, and quite a lovable beast it was. Then