PLUS: Mazda five-year warranty, R8 review, and Escape owner review

On the panel this week is Paul Maric and Scott Collie.

In car news, pricing and specs have been released for the Mercedes-Benz X350d, Mazda has announced a five-year unlimited kilometre warranty, and a new website helps motorists identify if their car has faulty Takata airbags.

Also, a diesel particulate filter regeneration switch will be added to the Toyota Landcruiser Prado and HiLux, and a 40km/h limit past emergency services will be trialled in NSW.

Trent Nikolic chats about the 2018 Audi R8, and on The Shortlist, Michael is after a diesel AWD car with a big boot.

We talk to Winston about his owner review of a 2017 Ford Escape, and Mike Costello speaks to Tim Smith, the Managing Director of SsangYong Australia.