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2016 Hyundai Veloster Street Turbo review (video)

Sep 22, 2016

Since its initial launch back in 2010, the Veloster has been adored by fans and sports car enthusiasts. It is starting to age now with merely a Series II update in six years. To give...

2016 Volkswagen Golf GTI review (video)

Aug 02, 2016

There’s a wonderful juxtaposition with the Golf GTI. To those who are unfamiliar with the GTI moniker, it’s a Golf, nothing more to see here. Sitting inside the cockpit, the sporty yet subdued surroundings usher...

2016 Toyota Prius i-Tech review (video)

Jul 22, 2016

The Toyota Prius is certainly a polarising figure in the automotive world. While it may have taken a few generations to be as widely adopted as it is now, there’s no denying Toyota’s vision for...

2016 Mitsubishi Mirage vs Holden Spark: City car comparison

Jul 20, 2016

Some new city cars in the lower end of the pricing spectrum are marketed in a way that is heavily skewed towards young women. The 2016 Mitsubishi Mirage LS and 2016 Holden Spark LS have...

2016 Peugeot 308 GTi 250 review (video)

Jul 01, 2016

If you’re after a fire-breathing, front-wheel-tyre-tearing machine, you need to check out the new Peugeot 308 GTi. This is the French company’s answer to the otherwise class-benchmarking Volkswagen Golf GTI. Taking down the Golf GTI...

2016 Mazda3 SP25 Astina review (video)

May 28, 2016

Is it that time again to upgrade the ol’ girl in the garage yet? Maybe you’re one of the many buyers who stick to what they are familiar with and you’re due for an update?...

2016 Peugeot 208 GTI review (video)

May 26, 2016

Peugeot has brought its refreshed 2016 208 GTI to Australian shores, adding some French spice to the exciting and competitive compact hot hatch market segment. Before you ask is this really a hot hatch, there’s...

Renault Clio R.S. 220 Trophy review (video)

Apr 26, 2016

The Renault Clio R.S. 220 Trophy has arrived on Australian shores, and Renault is billing it as the most hardcore Clio that money can buy. Only 220 examples are being shipped to Australia, and judging...

2016 Skoda Fabia 81tsi wagon review (video)

Apr 21, 2016

SUV’s have saturated our roads to the point of mind-numbing banality, so here’s the 2016 Skoda Fabia 81TSI wagon as a refreshing reminder that there are still some practical alternatives for those willing to look....

2016 Volkswagen Polo 81TSI Comfortline review (video)

Mar 28, 2016

The Volkswagen Polo has been a staple product in the compact car segment for 41 years now. The baby of the lineup has proven a hit for buyers of all ages, and it was crowned...

Mazda3 Touring sedan review (video)

Feb 20, 2016

So you’ve decided it’s time to upgrade the car. What do you buy? Well, most Australians in the new car market are buying one of these; the Mazda3. But which variant do you go for?...

Renault Megane R.S. 275 Cup Premium review (video)

Feb 14, 2016

Renault is calling it a highly potent road warrior. Facts tell us it is one of the quickest front-wheel drive hot hatches on sale, as well as being the most powerful currently on the market....

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