2014 NISSAN PULSAR REVIEW Vehicle Style: 5-door small hatch Price: $21,290 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 96kW/174Nm 1.8 petrol 4cyl | CVT automatic Fuel Economy claimed: 6.7 l/100km | tested: 7.8 l/100km OVERVIEW For those shopping for a small car in the sub-$20,000 bracket, there’s plenty of choice. Show More Summary
2014 PROTON EXORA REVIEW Vehicle Style: People mover Price: $25,990 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 103kW/205Nm 1.6 turbo petrol 4cyl Fuel Economy claimed: 8.3 l/100km | tested: 8.5 l/100km OVERVIEW Touted as Australia’s cheapest seven-seat people-mover, the Proton Exora promises plenty of space for your dollar. Show More Summary
2014 BMW 435i REVIEW Vehicle Style: 2 door sports coupe Price: $108,500 (plus on-roads) | $117,910 as tested Engine/trans: 220kW/400Nm 6cyl turbo petrol | 8spd auto Fuel Economy claimed: 7.4 l/100km | tested: 12.5 l/100km OVERVIEW The...Show More Summary
It’s a shame about the 2014 Dodge Durango. Every car eventually gets wound down, but the Durango will be going out in its prime. If the way a vehicle drives is a high priority for you, it’s hard not to adore the Durango’s comportment. More tragic, the Durango has been the quiet way to get […]
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There have been a lot of mixed reviews of Apple’s CarPlay, a new feature that brings iOS into the car by displaying a customized interface for core iOS apps on in-car displays of select vehicles. A couple of the the common complaints you’ll be hearing about CarPlay: Its implementation varies from vehicle to vehicle as […]
2014 HYUNDAI ELANTRA REVIEW Vehicle Style: Small sedan Price: $30,190 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 110kw/178Nm 4cyl petrol | 6spd auto Fuel Economy claimed: 7.1 l/100km | tested: 8.0 l/100km OVERVIEW Kudos to any company that listens to, and acts on, customer feedback. Show More Summary
Television has never known what to make of Andy Daly, though he’s been a regular small-screen presence since his run on MADtv in the early ’00s. One of the funniest performers to emerge from the training grounds of the Upright Citizens...Show More Summary
Sporty, practical and definitely the choice for drivers looking for sharp features in an entry level vehicle. In 2014, the Scion tC has added to its styling too, thus taking on tweaks that include upgraded interior features and a special...Show More Summary
BLADE S ELECTRIC VEHICLE REVIEW What's hot: It's recycled, it's electric, and Australian made. If it was any greener it would be made of grass" 200km of commuting a week costs $2.40. What's not: It's recycled – with a second-hand Hyundai Getz body for new-car money. Show More Summary
This recent post on MIT's Tech Review provides an interesting technology solution and information asymmetry problem in the same article. The basic problem is that most electric vehicles will require overnight charging so that they are ready when the owners need their cars for the morning commute. Any given grid...
It's a fool's errand to try being all things to all people, but no foolin', the 2014 Dodge Durango comes close. Cars.com reviewer Kristin Varela says the SUV is as good a commuter vehicle as it is a people and...
2014 NISSAN ALTIMA REVIEW Vehicle Style: Medium sedan Price: $45,490 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 183kW/312Nm petrol 6cyl | CVT auto Fuel Economy claimed: 9.3 l/100km | tested: 11.0 l/100km OVERVIEW Nissan Australia is quick to shun any comparisons between the newly-arrived Altima and the recently-departed Maxima. Show More Summary
David Walton should be a TV star. This is a truth the TV industry has recognized, and, to its credit, it keeps trying to engineer a successful vehicle for him. Walton specializes in playing raffish, charming dudes whose essential sweetness is laced with the mildest flavoring of douchiness. Show More Summary
Is the 2014 Toyota Venza a sedan, a crossover, a wagon, or an SUV? Venza is really all of them rolled up into one multi-use vehicle. It doesn’t really fit into any category or segment, but is a unique type of vehicle from Toyota. It’s really only comparable with the Honda Crosstour, but has much […]
3 Days To Kill is one Liam Neeson shy of a Liam Neeson vehicle. Produced by EuropaCorp (of Taken fame) and co-written by Luc Besson (also of Taken fame), the film features a 60-ish American operative darting around a European city, fretting about his teenage daughter and demonstrating his very particular set of skills. Show More Summary
2014 RANGE ROVER SPORT REVIEW Vehicle Style: Premium SUV Engine/Trans: 375kW/625Nm 5.0 8cyl petrol | 8spd auto Price (plus on-roads): $161,600 | $171,960 (as tested) Fuel Economy l/100km claimed: 13.8 | tested: 17.7 (on road), 20.4 (off-road)...Show More Summary
For folks looking for a tough and dependable vehicle the 2014 Toyota Tundra is a full-size truck that packs just the right punch. New for this year, the exterior and interior on the 2014 Tundra has been updated and retuned with moreShow More Summary
2014 MAZDA3 SEDAN REVIEW Vehicle Style: small sedan Price: $22,490 (plus on-roads), $23,990 as-tested. Engine/trans: 114kW/200Nm 2.0 4cyl petrol | 6sp automatic Fuel Economy claimed: 5.7 l/100km | tested: 8.1 l/100km OVERVIEW The new Mazda3 is undoubtedly one of the most important cars to launch this year. Show More Summary
Alert the Team America World Police... their new fleet vehicle has arrived, and it's capable of taking down all the sports car baddies from across the globe. Read more...