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Lexus LC 500 vs Porsche Boxster GTS: $200k sports car comparison

Jan 30, 2019

SPECS PACKAGE DRIVE VERDICT Before you get all up in arms about the fact these two aren’t strictly spec-for-spec rivals that shouldn’t be compared, let us explain. Basically, if you’re in the market for a...

2018 Holden Commodore VXR vs Kia Stinger 330Si: Sports sedan comparison (video)

Jun 21, 2018

SPECS PACKAGE DRIVE VERDICT The affordable large sports sedan market has changed dramatically. For starters, you can forget Australian made. And, technically, most sedans aren’t even sedans these days; in the case of these two,...

2016 Hyundai Genesis vs Lexus GS 350: V6 luxury car comparison

Nov 23, 2016

SPECS PACKAGE DRIVE VERDICT It takes a long time to make a name for yourself, as Lexus will tell you. The brand was created in 1989 with an audacious goal by Toyota to capture the...

2016 Mazda MX-5 vs Toyota 86 comparison: track test (video)

May 15, 2016

SPECS PACKAGE DRIVE VERDICT The sports car market hasn’t been this hot since the days of the turbo fenzy in the crazy eighties. It’s the brilliant 2016 Mazda MX-5 2L versus the now legendary Toyota...

2016 Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution vs Subaru WRX STI: comparison (video)

Jan 28, 2016

SPECS PACKAGE DRIVE VERDICT What’s it going to be? This could be your last chance to decide whether you’d prefer the Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution or Subaru WRX STI. These are two of the most hotly...

2015 Volvo V40 T5 vs Peugeot 308 GT: warm hatch comparison (video)

Jul 01, 2015

SPECS PACKAGE DRIVE VERDICT Okay, so the 2015 Volvo V40 T5 R-Design and the Peugeot 308 GT aren’t exactly spec-for-spec rivals. But if you’re after a distinct European ‘warm’ hatch that offers more exclusivity to...

HSV Senator Signature vs Volvo S60 Polestar: track test (video)

May 31, 2015

SPECS DRIVE VERDICT These two might not seem like the most appropriate vehicles to compare, but they do follow a similar set of values and offer very similar performance. Think of it as a luxury...

BMW M235i vs Volkswagen Golf R: performance comparison (video)

May 02, 2015

SPECS DRIVE VERDICT If you’re looking to buy a premium compact performance car, the BMW M235i and the Volkswagen Golf R Mk7 are at the top of the game in our opinion. But, which one...

Hyundai Veloster SR Turbo vs Toyota 86 GTS: comparison (video)

Dec 08, 2014

SPECS PACKAGE DRIVE VIDEOS This is it. Hyundai Veloster SR Turbo versus the Toyota 86 GTS. Front-wheel drive versus rear-wheel drive. Understeer versus oversteer. Turbo versus ‘NA’. Convenience versus compromise. These two vehicles sum up...

Volvo S60 Polestar vs Lexus IS F: comparison review (video)

Jul 29, 2014

Before you get to heavyweights like the BMW M3 and Mercedes-Benz C 63, you have these two tantilising underdogs. Can the turbo newcomer be a match for the V8 veteran?...

$30k, what to buy? Fiesta ST vs Veloster SR vs 86 vs Polo GTI

Mar 19, 2014

SPECS PACKAGE VERDICT If you’re planning to spend around $30,000 on a new driver’s car, the market has never been as tough as it is right now. There are a handful of highly-tempting, well-sorted propositions...