Road test

Thu 19 Apr 2018

REVIEW: Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross looks faster than reality

REVIEW: Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross looks faster than reality

Exciting all-new Eclipse Cross to line-up offers some much-needed spunk to Mitsubishi.

Wed 18 Apr 2018

Dare to get dirty in a Land Rover Discovery

Dare to get dirty in a Land Rover Discovery

Land Rover’s Discovery takes the brand’s legendary off-road ability and adds the styling and comforts normally found on the more upmarket Range Rovers.

Tue 17 Apr 2018

FIRST DRIVE: Lexus LS limo boast business class on wheels

FIRST DRIVE: Lexus LS limo boast business class on wheels

Japanese brand’s latest limousine spoils occupants with reclining armchairs and a 23-speaker surround-sound audio system.

ROAD TEST: Life after death for Commodore

ROAD TEST: Life after death for Commodore

The homegrown variety might be consigned to a funeral march through used-car yards, but there’s still life in the nameplate.

Mon 16 Apr 2018

ONE CAR TWO CRITICS: Subaru’s practical performer

ONE CAR TWO CRITICS: Subaru’s practical performer

Subaru’s WRX STI is among the best value, genuine all-round performance cars but it’s practical, too.

Fri 13 Apr 2018

Ute beauty: The tradies’ Mercedes

Ute beauty: The tradies’ Mercedes

One in five new vehicle sales is a ute, the majority of them upper-spec versions. For Mercedes, this is the incentive to build a luxury workhouse

Thu 12 Apr 2018

Road test review: We drive the Haval H9 Ultra SUV

Road test review: We drive the Haval H9 Ultra SUV

The world’s biggest SUV maker is catching up to the rest of the world — and fast.

Wed 11 Apr 2018

ROAD TEST: BMW’s gripping new 2018 model M5

ROAD TEST: BMW’s gripping new 2018 model M5

BMW’s first all-wheel-drive performance sedan is literally a gripping drive — and you can switch to RWD for track days.

Tue 10 Apr 2018

Used car review: BMW’s X3 SUV

Used car review: BMW’s X3 SUV

BMW continued to break new ground in the SUV sector with its highly regarded X3.

Mon 9 Apr 2018

Hyundai i30N, VW GTI and Ford Focus ST in hot hatch shootout

Hyundai i30N, VW GTI and Ford Focus ST in hot hatch shootout

Hyundai's first truly hot hatch takes on two legends of the genre, the VW Golf GTI and Ford Focus ST.

QUICK TEST: Skoda Kodiaq is a seven-seat beast

QUICK TEST: Skoda Kodiaq is a seven-seat beast

The Skoda Kodiaq is News Corp’s car of the year for good reason: it ticks the boxes for performance and practicality.

Fri 6 Apr 2018

REVIEW: Volvo XC60

REVIEW: Volvo XC60

Volvo XC60 rockets to the top of the premium mid-size SUV segment

Sat 31 Mar 2018

Hyundai’s game-changing turbocharged hot hatch unleashed

Hyundai’s game-changing turbocharged hot hatch unleashed

The brand that made its name building sensible cars has taken a walk on the wild side. We test-drive the result.

Thu 29 Mar 2018

FIRST DRIVE: Jaguar’s cut-price E-Pace SUV

FIRST DRIVE: Jaguar’s cut-price E-Pace SUV

The E-Pace is compact, cute and fun to drive. It’s also priced lower than its luxury competition. But there’s a catch.

Tue 27 Mar 2018

ROAD TEST: Suzuki Swift Sport Turbo - light the fire cracker

ROAD TEST: Suzuki Swift Sport Turbo - light the fire cracker

Compact hatch punches well above its weight for performance and bang for buck factor.

Fri 23 Mar 2018

ROAD TEST: Honda Civic Type R is an inspired hot hatch

ROAD TEST: Honda Civic Type R is an inspired hot hatch

The Japanese manufacturer has made some boring cars in recent years, but this is not one of them.

Mon 19 Mar 2018

ROAD TEST: Mazda CX-9 Azami has composure under family fire

ROAD TEST: Mazda CX-9 Azami has composure under family fire

Somehow the hushed ride of the Mazda CX-9 makes the worries of the world wash away.

Sat 17 Mar 2018

FIRST DRIVE: Hyundai about to launch green attack on Prius

FIRST DRIVE: Hyundai about to launch green attack on Prius

The Hyundai Ioniq Hybrid is our first taste of the hybrid smorgasbord coming from the Korean manufacturer.

Fri 16 Mar 2018

FIRST DRIVE: Fashionable new Citroen C3 launched

FIRST DRIVE: Fashionable new Citroen C3 launched

The Citroen C3, from $26,990 drive-away, is one of the dearest in the city-car segment yet the “style statement” isn’t as well equipped as cheaper rivals.

Pocket rocket battle: Suzuki Swift Sport v Ford Fiesta ST

Pocket rocket battle: Suzuki Swift Sport v Ford Fiesta ST

There’s a new pocket rocket in town. The Suzuki Swift Sport takes on a retiring legend, Ford’s Fiesta ST.

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