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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

The 2019 Honda Insight is the anti-Prius

The 2019 Honda Insight looks inoffensively normal, and in hybrid terms that makes it odder than most. At a time when you can typically spot

2019 Honda Insight first drive: 55mpg without the hybrid hype

Sometimes you just have to grow up and, when it comes to hybrid cars, you’ll struggle to find a better example of that than the

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 Toyota C-HR v 1988 Toyota Corolla SR5 4WD Wagon comparison

Over time, we have forgotten the meaning of what an SUV is. Look up your average dictionary and it will tell you it’s a “rugged vehicle with a truck-like chassis and four-wheel drive,

Latest 2018 scrappage scheme deals

A growing number of car makers are extending the scrappage trade-in incentive schemes they launched last year to entice owners out of their older petrol

Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series v Toyota LandCruiser 79 Series 2018 Comparison Test

Do you really need all the bells and whistles to go adventure touring? To find out, we pit two extremes of Toyota’s LandCruiser range head

Lexus NX300h technology, drive review: A different flavour of luxury

Lexus, Toyota’s luxury arm, made a rather delayed entry in India last year with three cars – a midsize hybrid sedan, a full-size hybrid crossover and a

Peugeot 3008 vs Seat Ateca vs Toyota C-HR Comparison

Looking for a stylish and family-friendly SUV? Then the Peugeot 3008, Seat Ateca and Toyota C-HR all fit the bill, but which is best? ***

2018 Mercedes-Benz X-Class X250d Power v Ford Ranger Wildtrak Comparison

Dual-cab utes have taken over the cities and suburbs of Australia. So much so that both the Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger sit in the

2018 Toyota Tundra Review

The 2018 Toyota Tundra is a capable full size truck with creature comforts like Blind Spot management and adaptive cruise control, smart interior storage options,

Mazda MX-5 vs Toyota GT86 : Used test

The Mazda MX-5 has long been the de facto source of cheap thrills on the used market. But the Toyota GT86 is now temptingly affordable

2018 Nissan Patrol Ti-L Tow Test Review

Can the new Y62 Nissan Patrol take the towing crown from the Toyota LandCruiser 200 Series? What we liked: • Performance • Relatively light on

2018 Toyota LandCruiser Sahara Review : Road Test

Ten years after the current generation’s introduction, can the 2018 Toyota LandCruiser Sahara still justify its eye-watering price tag? What we liked: >> Smooth, quiet

2018 Honda Jazz VTi-S v Mazda 2 Maxx v Suzuki Swift GL Nav comparison

Compact cars – not the most exciting segment in the motoring world is it? If you agreed with that statement, you’d be overlooking the fact

2018 Lexus RX 300 Sports Luxury Road Test Review

How does Lexus RX 300 Sports Luxury rate as a contender in the premium large SUV segment? What we liked: • Comfortable, spacious cabin •

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback: 5 things you should know

For a car that’s so important to Toyota, the Corolla has been oddly low-key, but the 2019 Corolla Hatchback isn’t going to fly under the

2018 Husqvarna Vitpilen & Svartpilen 401 First Ride Review

Fresh Swedish styling on proven Austrian performance Husqvarna, a company better known for its off-road bikes – or chainsaws, depending on who you ask –

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback first drive: Doubling-down on surprise

Necessity is the mother of invention, and the 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback is the perfect example of what can happen when you embrace the evaporation

Toyota Yaris v. Honda City v. Hyundai Verna v. Maruti Ciaz: Equipment, features and technology compared

Last week, we wrote a detailed explanation of how all the variants of the new Toyota Yaris differ in terms of what they offer. While

Kia Soul EV review: Good, green SUV fun

The Kia Soul EV was launched in 2014 as one of the first pure electric carson the road. It’s unique in a number of ways, not

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

2019 Toyota Avalon: 5 things you should know

Toyota is betting big on the 2019 Avalon, debuting controversial new styling, lashings of cabin tech, a frugal hybrid, and safety features you might otherwise

2019 Toyota Avalon first drive: Finally memorable

Toyota has pushed the boat out with the new 2019 Avalon, both figuratively and literally. The last four generations of Avalon could easily be described

You Need These 10 Must Have Car Features: Find Out Why

Smart Cruise Control Do you hate constantly adjusting your cruise control, or giving up on cruise control because of traffic or due to a driver

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

Volkswagen Passat GTE review: The best plug-in hybrid estate to buy?

Are you ready to plug-in yet? In an environment where many are shunning diesel, yet where many petrol models still don’t deliver stellar fuel economy

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

2019 Toyota RAV4: Everything You Need to Know About the New Model

If anyone doubts the dominance of SUVs in 2018, we suggest taking a quick look at Toyota sales. In 2017, RAV4 sales surpassed the Camry midsize sedan

Honda HR-V v Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross v Subaru XV comparison

Small crossover SUVs with a predominantly urban focus have taken over the road. Just look around you. But the segment has splintered into a few directions