Luxury Sedan Comparison Final Round : Mercedes-Benz C-Class v BMW 3 Series v Volvo S60

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Luxury Sedan Comparison Final Round : Mercedes-Benz C-Class v BMW 3 Series v Volvo S60

The Mercedes-Benz C-Class was Australia’s favourite luxury car in 2013. Perhaps a more impressive fact, however, is that Stuttgart’s mid-sized model outsold every mainstream medium car except the Camry and Mazda 6...

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Luxury Sedan Comparison Round Two : Infiniti Q50 v Lexus IS v Volvo S60

The Audi A4, BMW 3 Series and Mercedes-Benz C-Class accounted for three-quarters of their segment’s sales in 2013, though that still meant one in four buyers looking for a mid-sized luxury car priced above $60,000 wanted something non-German. We had this factoid in mind when we decided to do something a bit different with our plan to compare the new-generation C-Class just released...


Luxury Sedan Comparison Round One : Audi A4 v BMW 3 Series
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Luxury Sedan Comparison Round One : Audi A4 v BMW 3 Series

It’s untrue to say more Australians are buying premium cars than ever before, at least when talking about the traditional compact sedan segment that consists of the Audi A4, BMW 3 Series, Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Lexus IS and Volvo S60. Comparing July 2004 with July 2014 year-to-date sales, those models are up 18 per cent in a new car market that is up by exactly the same number...


2014 Subaru XV Review
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2014 Subaru XV Review

http://www.caradvice.com.au/301341/?yt_desc - Read the full review here. We test the third best selling compact SUV in Australia, the Subaru XV...


2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS Review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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2015 Mercedes-Benz CLS Review

There wasn't much wrong with the outgoing Mercedes-Benz CLS, but a mid-life update makes it better than ever (inside & out).


Infiniti Q50 Review: 2.2d S Premium
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The diesel-powered Infiniti Q50 offers plenty of equipment, but refinement issues let it down.

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2015 Hyundai Sonata Review : First Impressions
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2015 Hyundai Sonata Review : First Impressions

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New car ownership costs: Suzuki Alto cheapest, Nissan Patrol priciest and depreciation the silent wallet killer
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New car ownership costs: Suzuki Alto cheapest, Nissan Patrol priciest and depreciation the silent wallet killer

The Suzuki Alto may no longer be Australia’s cheapest car to buy — that title belongs to the Proton S16 — but it remains the cheapest to run, according to the latest study from the RAA, RACQ, RACV and RACT state-specific automobile clubs for South Australia, Queensland, Victoria and Tasmania respectively...


2014 Skoda Octavia Review : 132TSI
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2014 Skoda Octavia Review : 132TSI

We test the 132TSI version of Skoda's most popular model that's a smart pick among sub-$40K medium cars.

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Audi S4 v Volvo S60 Polestar : Comparison Review
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Audi S4 v Volvo S60 Polestar : Comparison Review

Performance sedans come in various degrees of hardcore, and the Audi S4 and Volvo S60 Polestar aim to play in a middle ground sweet spot. They are more premium than our home-grown FPV and HSV sports sedans, yet aren’t quite as focused as the German trio of BMW M3, Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG and Audi’s own RS5 Sportback...


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2014 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Review
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2014 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Review

Benz's fourth-generation compact executive car doesn't just look like a shrunken S-Class...


2014 Kia Optima Review : Platinum
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2014 Kia Optima Review : Platinum

Kia's mid-size Optima sedan sees some styling and equipment changes, but is it enough in the tough medium car market?

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Infiniti Q50 Review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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Infiniti Q50 Review

The all-new Infiniti Q50 boasts the world's first steer-by-wire system, as well as a host of other tech. Will it be enough to convince buyers?

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Infiniti Q50 : pricing and specifications
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Infiniti Q50 : pricing and specifications

The all-new luxury Infiniti Q50 sports sedan has launched with a $51,900 price tag, undercutting all of its established mid-size rivals. The base price applies to the entry-level Infiniti Q50 2.2d GT, while sitting well above the diesel model is the top-shelf Infiniti Q50 Hybrid, which starts at $67,900...


Toyota Camry Hybrid Review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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Toyota Camry Hybrid Review

The Camry Hybrid H is the sweet spot in Toyota's Australian-made medium car range.

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2014 BMW 3 Series Review: 316i M Sport
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2014 BMW 3 Series Review: 316i M Sport

New base BMW 3 Series lowers ownership entry, but needs options to perform at its best...

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Toyota FCV Prototype Review
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We preview a hydrogen-fuelled Toyota prototype set for production in 2015, but is it production ready?


2014 Skoda Octavia Review
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2014 Skoda Octavia Review

The all-new Skoda Octavia brings unprecedented value for money to the mid-size segment. But will that be enough to tempt new car buyers?

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