Car Reviews

2012 Honda Civic VTi-S Hatch review (video)

Nov 16, 2012

After being consistently more expensive than the rivals for the last three generations, Honda Australia has finally cut down the price of the Civic hatch with the new 2012 Honda Civic VTi-S. Prices start at...

Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Spyder Performante review (video)

Nov 14, 2012

If you’re looking to buy the most powerful drop-top Lamborghini currently on the market, look no further, this is your car. It’s the Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Spyder Performante. 2012 LAMBORGHINI GALLARDO LP 570-4 SPYDER...

2012 Chrysler 300C CRD review (video)

Nov 14, 2012

The 2012 Chrysler 300C CRD is the only large turbo-diesel premium sedan currently on the sale for well under $60k. It’s been squarely placed in the market to take sales from the Ford Falcon and Holden...

2012 HSV Senator Signature LPI review (video)

Nov 06, 2012

You’re looking at the most powerful factory LPG sedan currently on the market; the 2012 HSV Senator Signature LPI. It’s the businessman’s muscle car. 2012 HSV SENATOR SIGNATURE – PROS AND CONS PROS: Handling; excellent...

2012 BMW X6 M50d review (video)

Oct 26, 2012

The 2012 BMW X6 M50d is the only vehicle on the market at the moment that comes with three turbochargers under the bonnet (along with the X5 M50d). Yes, three turbochargers. That makes it a...

2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8 review (video)

Oct 16, 2012

Tired of the same old Ford and Holden argument but still want a large muscle car with a brutally powerful V8? You need one of these bad boys. It’s the 2012 Chrysler 300 SRT8; the...

2012 Lexus RX 450h F Sport review

Oct 10, 2012

This is the new 2012 Lexus RX 450h F Sport. The RX has always been a very popular vehicle in the premium SUV segment, all around the world, but this is the first time Lexus...

2012 Ford Territory Titanium TDCi RWD review (video)

Oct 01, 2012

Ford Australia might be a bit late to the large turbo-diesel SUV market segment, but it doesn’t stop the 2012 Ford Territory Titanium TDCi from being a very worthy contender. Especially if you compare its...

2012 Volkswagen Golf GTD review (video)

Sep 24, 2012

You are looking at one of the best small all-rounders currently on the market. The 2012 Volkswagen Golf GTD offers quality, performance, equipment, practicality, economy, and a hint of prestige. What more could you need?...

2012 Skoda Fabia RS Wagon review (video)

Sep 17, 2012

Looking a little bit like it was sneezed into life, the 2012 Skoda Fabia RS Wagon is probably not going to win any awards from a design perspective. However – and it’s a full-bodied, bold,...

2012 Lexus GS 450h F Sport review (video)

Sep 12, 2012

Have you ever wondered what the quickest hybrid vehicle currently on the market is? Wonder no more, you’re looking at it. It’s the 2012 Lexus GS 450h F Sport. It comes with a factory 0-100km/h...

2012 Toyota 86 GTS review (video)

Sep 09, 2012

As we’ve seen with the Toyota 86 GT, the new base model coupe is the perfect platform for building up a track car, or even a tuned street car project. So how does the top-of-the-range...

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