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2008 Bentley Continental Flying Spur Speed Review

2008 Bentley Continental Flying Spur Speed Review

2008 Bentley Continental Flying Spur Speed Review & Road Test Exhilarating performance, commanding status and absolute prestige Model Tested: 2008 Bentley Continental Flying Spur Speed 6.0-litre, W12, automatic saloon - $400,176 (RRP) Bold performance; elegant cabin decor; timeless appeal Slight wind and wiper blade noise; plastic paddle shifts CarAdvice Rating: - by Matt Brogan Exhilarating performance, commanding status and absolute prestige...


2009 Lexus IS-F Review

2009 Lexus IS-F Review

2009 Lexus IS-F Review & Road Test The first Lexus in which accountants had no involvement! Model Tested: 2009 Lexus IS-F eight-speed automatic - $129,000; $126,500 as tested. Options: Moonroof deleted -$2500 Amazing noise; styling; acceleration; fuel consumption; features Overly firm ride; no manual option CarAdvice Rating: - by Paul Maric So I drew the short straw, I had to road test the new Lexus IS-F...


2009 BMW M3 Sedan Review

2009 BMW M3 Sedan Review

2009 BMW M3 Sedan First Steer The bellowing V8 engine is nudging 8400rpm as I click the paddle shift to engage sixth gear and the relentless acceleration continued as the speedo needle nudges 250km/h...


2009 Mitsubishi Lancer VRX Sportback Review

2009 Mitsubishi Lancer VRX Sportback Review

2009 Mitsubishi Lancer VRX Sportback Review & Road Test Handsome, sporty and feature packed Model Tested: 2009 Mitsubishi CJ Lancer VRX Sportback 2...


2008 Nissan X-Trail off-road review

2008 Nissan X-Trail off-road review

2008 Nissan X-Trail Off-road Review How does Nissan's baby 4WD tackle the rough stuff? Model Tested: 2008 Nissan X-Trail TL dCi - $39,990 Options: Metallic Paint $395 Automatic Transmission $2000 Space, build quality, engine response, VDC Lack of ground clearance CarAdvice Rating: - by Karl Peskett The good wife wants a new car...


Ford Focus XR5 Turbo Review

Ford Focus XR5 Turbo Review

Ford Focus XR5 Turbo Driving impressions – Anthony Crawford Photos – Yvan Fournier Thanks to Western Sydney International Dragway I’d wanted a drive of Ford’s latest spiced up hatch for a while now, but as my colleague from Melbourne, Matt Brogan, had already reviewed the car, I was a little concerned that I might miss out, which was making me rather miserable...


2009 Subaru Impreza WRX First Steer

2009 Subaru Impreza WRX First Steer

2009 Subaru Impreza WRX Sedan First Steer Subaru says it’s sharpened the claws of its iconic ‘Rex’ with the launch of the MY2009 Impreza WRX sedan, and while the figures are certainly impressive, does it have the bite to take on its newly created rival the Mitsubishi Lancer Ralliart? -David Twomey The full assessment of that question will have to wait until we can fully test the two cars back-to-back but the initial impressions are that while the latest WRX, at least in sedan form because that’s all we’ve driven, has a sharper feel and is certainly quicker than the MY2008 model it just doesn’t seem to have the sharp edge of the Lancer Ralliart...

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2009 Holden Barina Review

2009 Holden Barina Review

Holden Barina Review & Road Test Safer, better looking, but stuck in a time warp Model Tested: 2009 Holden Barina TK9 1...


2008 Volkswagen R36 - a true daily driver

2008 Volkswagen R36 - a true daily driver

2008 Volkswagen Passat R36 How does Volkswagen's quickest car stack up to family life? Model Tested: 2008 Volkswagen R36 Passat - $67,590 Options: None fitted Power, braking, space, drivetrain, RNS510, handling Ride and damping CarAdvice Rating: - by Karl Peskett When we're handed a press car, it's presented to us washed and vacuumed, with tyres blacked, and wheels gleaming...


2008 Mazda6 Classic Wagon Review

2008 Mazda6 Classic Wagon Review

2008 Mazda6 Classic Wagon Review & Road Test It's so good looking that adult supervision is needed at all times Model Tested: 2008 Mazda Mazda6 Classic Wagon five-speed automatic - $35,490(RRP) Options: None fitted. Gorgeous styling; pricing; safety features; interior room Lack of power at times; no rear parking sensors CarAdvice Rating: (4...


2008 FPV F6 310 Ute Review

2008 FPV F6 310 Ute Review

2008 FPV F6 310 Ute Review & Road Test Spend a week in the hot seat and you'll agree, this is one quick utility. Model Tested: 2008 FPV F6 310 Style Side Utility, 4...


2008 Volkswagen Polo GTI Review

2008 Volkswagen Polo GTI Review

2008 Volkswagen Polo GTI Review & Road Test "The Polo GTI is a stand out package with potent performance at a price that won’t break your bank balance” Model Tested: 2008 Volkswagen Polo GTI three-door hatch, five-speed manual - $26,990 Options: None fitted Performance, quality and price Lackluster interior and notchy gearshifts CarAdvice Rating: By Anthony Crawford From front on, it looks like its big brother, the much praised and revered turbocharged Golf GTI...


2008 Kia Rondo7 – Long Term Review Update

2008 Kia Rondo7 – Long Term Review Update

-Anthony Crawford We’ve been driving Kia’s Rondo7 'Urban Recreational Vehicle' for just shy of four weeks and like our much loved toy poodle, it’s already part of the family. It’s also been on its inaugural trip away from Sydney to a small country property, just south of Kangaroo Valley in the Southern Highlands with my wife at the helm, along with youngest daughter and mother-in-law (plus pet dog) in tow...


2009 Toyota HiLux Review & Road Test
Rating: 710 /10
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2009 Toyota HiLux Review & Road Test

HiLux SR is one tough unit Model Tested: 2009 Toyota GGN15R HiLux SR 4.0-litre, petrol, 4WD automatic - $35,190 (RRP) Options: Metallic Paint $300 (Fitted - Sterling Silver) CarAdvice Rating: - by Matt Brogan Unbreakable...

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$18,990

2008 Holden Colorado LT-R 4x4 Review

2008 Holden Colorado LT-R 4x4 Review

2008 Holden Colorado LT-R 4x4 Review & Road Test Strong and efficient but a touch underdone Model Tested: 2008 Holden RC Colorado LT-R Crew-cab, 3...