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2017 Rezvani Beast Alpha Review

The Rezvani Beast came to be in 2014, less than a year after Rezvani Motors was established in 2014. Developed as a street-legal race car,

LG 55B6P 4K HDR OLED TV REVIEW

HIGHS Perfect Black levels/Contrast Excellent HDR performance/versatility Outstanding Color Super-friendly user interface Excellent viewing angle LOWS Slight screen glare The LG B6 OLED TV is

2017 Cadillac CT6 Premium Review: Let’s Call It a Comeback

Cadillac’s reinvention from has-been to vital luxury brand has been one of the biggest automotive stories of the past decade. But it’s a story that’s

Mazda 2 Genki v Skoda Fabia Monte Carlo comparison

Light car sales may be down an alarming 16 per cent this year, but they’re still big business. Here we pitch two of the better

Bose SoundTouch 300 review

Bose’s latest soundbar offering, the SoundTouch 300, is much like the Build-A-Bear concept. Choose your basic product first, then accessorise away to your heart’s desire.

2017 Kia Soul Turbo first drive and review – it’s invigoratingly hamstertastic

In an age of homogenized design, the Soul is unmistakably a Kia and, internally, it’s known as the company’s most affordable “halo car”. It’s the

Acer H6517ST review

PROS Detailed, well-balanced pictures Short-throw benefits without the usual negative side effects Good value CONS Pretty noticeable rainbow effect Slightly noisy runner outside of its

Sony SRS-ZR7 review

Verdict This speaker has a sleek design and is very versatile, but doesn’t have the sound quality needed to make the most of it For

Vizio SmartCast E55-D0 HD TV Review : A Solid HD TV that’s Priced to Sell

THE GOOD Accurate color Bright picture Competitively priced big screen THE BAD No tablet included for smart TV features No 4K or HDR support VERDICT

MICROSOFT SURFACE STUDIO REVIEW

HIGHS Beautiful design Simple, intuitive hinge The best PC touchscreen, ever Respectable performance, for an all-in-one Solid bundled peripherals LOWS Extremely slow hard drive Last-generation

LG 55LH5750 HD TV Review : Snappy 55-Inch HD TV

THE GOOD Excellent smart-TV interface Accurate-color picture Competitively priced THE BAD No 4K or HDR support Only two HDMI ports VERDICT Although better known as

Review: Logitech Z337 Bold Sound with Bluetooth 2.1 Speaker System

Consumers have two primary options for high-quality home audio: sound bars and surround sound speaker systems. Sound bars have their place, but tend to be

2017 CHRYSLER PACIFICA HYBRID FIRST DRIVE

When Chrysler re-invented the minivan back in 1984, they hit on a formula that answered the needs of families – an affordable vehicle that could

Mitsubishi Triton GLX+ v Volkswagen Amarok Core comparison

You’ve got $40,000 and you want a dual-cab, diesel, 4×4 ute. But you don’t want to buy a Chinese vehicle – you want a brand

Best 4K Ultra-HD TVs 2016

If you want the ultimate detailed picture, 4K or ultra-HD TVs are the sets to buy. They pack four times more pixels (3840 x 2160)

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport review

THE GOOD: Solid brakes and an excellent cooling system make for long stints at the track. It’s cool to check out your racing stats in the

LG OLEDB6P series review

THE GOOD: The LG B6 outperforms every other TV we’ve tested, with the exception of even more-expensive 2016 OLED TVs, which perform about the same.

Review: Do Robots Dream of the Lexus GS 350?

I was driving a Lexus through a rustling wind. This is a car assembled in a work area that’s completely free of human presence. Not

VIZIO SB4551-D5 SMARTCAST 5.1 SOUND BAR REVIEW

HIGHS Powerful, engaging 5.1 surround sound Full and punchy bass Detailed upper register Packed with features Highly affordable LOWS Icy touch to the treble Midrange

Vizio 65-inch D65u-D2 Review : Good 4K Picture, If You Don’t Need HDR

THE GOOD Great contrast Excellent upscaling of lower-resolution content Great price for 4K THE BAD No HDR support 4K compatibility issues Poor viewing angles VERDICT

Hisense 50H8C 50-Inch 4K TV Review : 4K on a Budget

THE GOOD Inexpensive Good color accuracy THE BAD Limited smart TV services Poor black levels VERDICT Shoppers looking for an entry-level 4K TV will find

Medium wagon comparison : Hyundai i40 v Mazda 6 v Volkswagen Passat

At the risk of flogging the proverbial horse, we often wonder why more people don’t buy mid-sized wagons over medium SUVs. We understand the appeal

Audi R8 Spyder (2016) review: Tinnitus, tyre marks and turned heads guaranteed

Audi R8 owners dislike the sentiment, but the German speed machine has always been the sensible supercar. The controlled but elegant exterior styling, the impressive

2016 Porsche Boxster S v Jaguar F-Type V6 S comparison

It has almost become a landmark moment in our evolution as humans. A neat title to slot in after all that complex baby, child, teenager,

2017 VOLVO S90 T6 REVIEW

HIGHS Incredibly stylish Comfortable, luxurious interior Useful, competent Pilot Assist Can now detect roadblocking moose LOWS Not as sporty as German alternatives Manhattanites looking for

Alienware Aurora review

PROS Review spec is decent value Good-looking case High-end graphics and processing performance Generous warranty CONS Upgrades are very expensive Case should be smaller KEY

Luxury sedan comparison part one : Hyundai Genesis v Jaguar XF v Infiniti Q70 v Lexus GS v Skoda Superb

What is luxury? Is it power? Is it control? Is it desirability? All-out plushness? Or just space? Is it a combination of all of those things?

MSI GE62VR Apache Pro Review

PROS Pascal based Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 GPU Lightweight and portable Excellent display SteelSeries keyboard Cooler Boost 4 Bunch of premium freebies Best value for

Medium SUV Comparison : Hyundai Tucson Highlander v Mazda CX-5 GT v Renault Koleos Intens v Volkswagen Tiguan 132TSI Comfortline

Buyers looking for the perfect medium SUV are faced with a bewildering array of options in what has become Australia’s fastest-growing vehicle segment. This year,

LG OLED C6 4K TV review: The curved OLED master

When the term “OLED” is uttered around people who like TVs, there’s a twitch of excitement. An eye sparkles, an eyebrow raises, a corner of