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Mahindra Thar Quick Drive Review

It's one of the most rugged four-wheel drives in the world. We get behind the wheel of Mahindra's Thar for a quick drive.

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2016 Ford Ranger : Lifestyle Adventure in New Zealand
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2016 Ford Ranger : Lifestyle Adventure in New Zealand

To see the video in context with the full written article follow the link here Dual-cab utes are the lifestyle car of the season – we’re seeing a lot around town but how do they go in a tough environment? Minaret Station is a large alpine station, near Wanaka on the south island of New Zealand...


2016 Mazda Ice Academy - Crested Butte, Colorado
Rating: 910 /10
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2016 Mazda Ice Academy - Crested Butte, Colorado

Mazda's Ice Academy is directly aimed at illustrating the ability of Mazda's AWD system for existing owners. A blizzard in Colorado meant there was plenty of snow and ice in 2016.


2016 Bentley Bentayga Review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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2016 Bentley Bentayga Review

The all-new Ultra Luxury SUV from Bentley has a lot to prove...

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$420,000

Land Rover Defender Old v New Comparison: 1983 110 County v 2016 110 Adventure
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Land Rover Defender Old v New Comparison: 1983 110 County v 2016 110 Adventure

The Land Rover Defender 110 Adventure represents the end of a legendary line. For fans of the model, it's the end of a significant off-road era. Here, we take a look back with the first coil sprung Defender, the 1983 County.


2016 Ford F-150 Lariat Review
Rating: 810 /10
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2016 Ford F-150 Lariat Review

The Ford F-150 Lariat is a weekend warrior's dream.


Nissan Patrol: decision looms for Y61 in Australia with tightening emissions laws
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Nissan Patrol: decision looms for Y61 in Australia with tightening emissions laws

Nissan says the future of the iconic Y61 Patrol in Australia is in serious doubt due to tighter emissions regulations coming into effect from November this year. From November 1 this year, all new vehicles sold in Australia will be required to meet stricter Euro 5 emissions requirements...


Mazda: our AWD is better than the rest, and we'll prove it
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Mazda: our AWD is better than the rest, and we'll prove it

Tossed straight into the middle of a blizzard-hit Colorado winter, CarAdvice is spending some time this week in assessing the Mazda i-Active all-wheel-drive system on slick ice and snow - not just in isolation, but also against the competition from Honda and Subaru. To prove its mettle, Mazda has prepared a test facility specifically for the task...


2016 Nissan Navara ST-X Quick Review
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2016 Nissan Navara ST-X Quick Review

If the 2016 Nissan Navara ST-X marks unique territory on high-end dual-cab 4×4 ute landscape, it’s not, despite television advert suggestion, its capability to negotiate the innards of a runaway metal pipe...


2015 Kia Sorento SLi Review
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2015 Kia Sorento SLi Review

For the past three months the Kia Sorento SLi has been a part of the furniture in the CarAdvice Sydney office, and now it’s time to send it back. So, what have we learned over our stint with seven-seat SUV? Everyone from the editorial team to the video crew, the marketing guys and the finance chief has spent some time in our diesel-powered Sorento SLi...


2016 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk Review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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2016 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk Review

To climb something steep, this is the best Jeep. But while you were asleep the price did creep. Is it still worth a peep?

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$52,000

Ford Everest v Holden Sportwagon: 2016 Australia Day Special
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Ford Everest v Holden Sportwagon: 2016 Australia Day Special

January 26 is one of our great nation's most contentious days of the year – Australia Day. Now being the simple folk we are at CarAdvice, we'll leave debate about this country's origins to others, and instead focus on enjoying this big island we all live on. Plus, we can use the day as an excuse to have some fun in cars...


Land Rover Defender Old v New: Seven decades of Land Rover
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Land Rover Defender Old v New: Seven decades of Land Rover

Read the article here. Once upon a time when someone said Land Rover, a hardcore, open-topped Jeep lookalike was what came to mind. We've brought together the first example ever registered in New South Wales - and the 138th vehicle built by the iconic British brand - with a couple of newer Land Rovers, including what could be one of the first ever Defender models, and one of the last Defenders, the Heritage Edition...


Mazda CX-6/CX-4 crossover spotted again
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Mazda CX-6/CX-4 crossover spotted again

The all-new Mazda CX-6 (or is it CX-4?) crossover coupe SUV has been spied once again in China ahead of its expected world premiere within a few months. This leak comes one week after our first look at the production crossover. This red example of what appears to be an upper-spec car, spotted near the factory in Changchun by CarNewsChina...


2019 Mercedes-Benz X-Class/Z-Class ute details emerge
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2019 Mercedes-Benz X-Class/Z-Class ute details emerge

New details from a top-secret Australian design forum have emerged, detailing the upcoming Mercedes-Benz ute that was spied testing this week in a Nissan Navara shell...


Ford Everest Titanium v Land Rover Discovery SDV6 SE: Comparison Review
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Ford Everest Titanium v Land Rover Discovery SDV6 SE: Comparison Review

Bracket creep. It’s a term used by finance types to signify the often unintentional shift from one tax bracket to another. In the context of cars, the meaning is quite similar. For years we have seen mainstream brands pushing ever more premium offerings, which in turn attract more premium pricing...


2015 Ford Ranger Quick Review
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2015 Ford Ranger Quick Review

Our recent eight-way mega ute test highlighted a number of things – not the least of which was the continued competency of the 2016 Ford Ranger XLT. The higher end of the dual cab ute segment is as tough as nails, and we’re not talking just about the vehicles when we make that claim either...


2016 Mercedes-AMG GLE63 S Review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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2016 Mercedes-AMG GLE63 S Review

You could fill an SUV with kids and shopping, or you could fill it with a 5.5-litre twin-turbo V8. The Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 S is the latter.


2016 Isuzu D-MAX LS-Terrain 4x4 Dual Cab Ute Review
Rating: 710 /10
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2016 Isuzu D-MAX LS-Terrain 4x4 Dual Cab Ute Review

The Isuzu D-Max is the ‘mini-truck’ that is actually a mini truck. Simple and tough, how does the top-spec LS-Terrain stack up?

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$53,000

2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country Review
Rating: 6.510 /10
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2016 Volvo V60 Cross Country Review

Volvo's V60 Cross Country D4 Luxury continues the Swede marque's legacy of jacked-up, all-surface, rough-and-tumble wagons...

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$63,375