Sedans

2021 Genesis G80 review – Australian launch (video)

Nov 20, 2020

A few years ago the Genesis name launched in Australia with the Hyundai Genesis. It was a grand old sedan, more plush than the Euro rivals but not as polished and perfected in terms of...

2021 Hyundai i30 Sedan review – Australian launch

Oct 23, 2020

There was a time when the sedan body style not only held dominance in the market, it was pretty much the only body style available. Aside from niche coupes and convertibles. Sales stats have shown...

2021 Hyundai i30 N DCT prototype review (video)

Oct 02, 2020

The Hyundai i30 N has become a favourite among driving enthusiasts and track day fans. It’s built up an incredible following in a little over two years since it arrived. And something that’s sure to...

2020 Mercedes-AMG A 35 Sedan review (video)

Sep 29, 2020

Looking to buy a fast hot hatch but find the current crop too ostentatious and boisterous? The 2020 Mercedes-AMG A 35 sedan could be the perfect alternative you’ve been looking for. It sits in the...

2020 Kia Cerato GT Sedan review (video)

Sep 05, 2020

As the name suggests, PerformanceDrive loves to get its teeth stuck into all sorts of sport-oriented vehicles. Although the 2020 Kia Cerato GT falls short of the full Hyundai i30 N equivalent hot hatch, we...

2020 Jaguar XE P300 R-Dynamic SE review (video)

Aug 23, 2020

There are a lot of vehicles in this market segment that are very similar, and even look the same. But the 2020 Jaguar XE stands out with a certain British charm. However, the company has...

2020 BMW M550i xDrive review (video)

Aug 10, 2020

This is the car that Aussie cops should have instead of their 530d highway patrol cars. The 2020 BMW M550i xDrive. It is extremely fast and competent yet very versatile across varied conditions. It looks...

2020 BMW M850i Gran Coupe review (video)

Jul 22, 2020

If grand and imposing is what you want, the 2020 BMW M850i Gran Coupe could be just what the doctor ordered. It joins the all-new 8 Series lineup and sits at the top of the...

2020 Lexus LS 500h F Sport review (video)

Jul 07, 2020

It’s one of our favourite car brands, no matter which model we’re looking at. But when Lexus releases its new generation flagship sedan, it is an extra special experience. The luxury car maker often exhibits...

2020 Toyota Corolla SX sedan

2020 Toyota Corolla Sedan review – Ascent Sport & SX (video)

Jun 17, 2020

If there is one car that proves to be unstoppable time and time again, it’s the Toyota Corolla. According to May 2020 VFACTS figures, it has nailed the small car market in Australia with an...

2020 Lexus LS 500 F Sport-hero

2020 Lexus LS 500 F Sport review (video)

May 31, 2020

Over the last 10 years, sales of these big limousine-like sedans have dropped considerably. We can probably blame the uprise of the SUV for this. Even hire car and concierge services are making the transition...

2020 Subaru Impreza 2.0i-S sedan review (video)

May 18, 2020

It is one of the fundamental contenders of the small car class in Australia but it rarely makes a big dent on the sales charts. Although Subaru launched the fifth-generation Impreza in 2016, it is...