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2018 Audi Q5 3.0 TDI review
  • Excellent powertrain; Class-leading performance; Great interior and infotainment system; Ideal highway cruiser; Plenty of room in the second row and boot; Great range of standard safety
  • Conservatively styled; Diesel engine noise surprisingly noticeable; Interior feels a generation behind compared to upcoming Audi sedans

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8.7 / 10

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2018 Audi Q5 3.0 TDI review

Competitively priced with more power than its competitors, the new top-spec diesel Q5 should definitely make your shopping list.

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Audi embraces electric future, internal combustion to remain for decades
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Audi embraces electric future, internal combustion to remain for decades

Audi is embracing electrified mobility, but is under no illusions about the how long the transition from internal-combustion power will take, with the brand still investing heavily in traditional petrol and diesel engines. As part of the Volkswagen Group, Audi is taking advantage of a wider push towards electrification, promising one in three cars it sells globally by 2025 will be fully electric of plug-in hybrid...


Audi Australia focusing on sustainability over volume
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Audi Australia focusing on sustainability over volume

Coming off the back of a challenging 2017, Audi Australia says it's focusing primarily on creating a sustainable, profitable business for dealers, with an expectation volume will naturally grow as core brand values are applied to the customer experience. Audi sold 22,011 cars in Australia during 2017, down from 24,258 in 2016. So far this year, the company is up 1...


2019 Audi A6 review
Rating: 8.910 /10
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2019 Audi A6 review

It’s a game of one-upmanship when it comes to the new Audi A6, and the folks from Ingolstadt have now raised the bar that little bit further.


2018 Honda CR-V VTi-S review
Rating: 7.910 /10
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2018 Honda CR-V VTi-S review

The 2018 Honda CR-V VTi-S is an excellent offering, but it's disappointingly short on active safety technology.


Toyota design chief: ‘We are okay with polarising now’
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Toyota design chief: ‘We are okay with polarising now’

Toyota’s new design language is finally flourishing on its latest models – including the Camry and Corolla – as the Japanese giant moves further away from its consensus-driven design methodology into a new era of risk-taking. Speaking to Australian media in Sydney last week, Kevin Hunter, president of Toyota's Calty design studios in California and Michigan, said the company is now okay with designing cars that don’t have universal appeal...


2018 Porsche 911 GT3 review
Rating: 8.610 /10
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2018 Porsche 911 GT3 review

The Porsche 911 GT3... You don't even need to read past this, just buy one.


2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio review
Rating: 8.310 /10
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2018 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio review

The Alfa Romeo Giulia QV possesses the best V6 engine in the business, combined with razor-sharp dynamics and amazing ride quality – but it's let down by a mediocre interior.


BMW X7 a ‘natural halo’ for Australia
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BMW X7 a ‘natural halo’ for Australia

The upcoming X7 will become a natural halo for the BMW Australia range, as it brings the latest technology and safety gear, plus the practicality and space of seven seats. Pitched as a 7 Series SUV, the X7 will go into production very late in 2018, with Australian vehicles set to arrive sometime in the first half of 2019...


2019 BMW X7 review
Rating: 8.710 /10
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2019 BMW X7 review

This new 2019 BMW X7 is the company's long-needed rival to the Mercedes-Benz GLS, Audi Q7 and the legendary Range Rover. Will it be up to the task?


Pickles Photodome technology showcased
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Pickles Photodome technology showcased

Researching a car online before purchase is nothing new. It has become an integral part of the new and used car sales machine over the past decade, but the reality of that process is improving daily, as buyer expectations rise and technology advances. Once the research phase has been conducted on websites like CarAdvice, the next process is to buy your chosen car...


2019 Toyota Corolla review
Rating: 8.310 /10
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2019 Toyota Corolla review

The best Corolla ever made is going to cause a lot of headaches for the competition.


Kia ditches hybrid, straight to pure electric from 2021
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Kia ditches hybrid, straight to pure electric from 2021

Kia Australia is planning to skip importing existing hybrid models altogether as it seeks to bring at least two pure-electric vehicles to market by 2021. Speaking to CarAdvice in Brisbane this week, Kia Australia's chief operating officer, Damien Meredith, said that the decision to skip hybrid vehicles in its entirety makes sense for the brand, as there is currently no demand for either type of alternative fuel vehicles, so it may as well start with the better option...


Kia Stinger attracting Commodore buyers
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Kia Stinger attracting Commodore buyers

The Kia Stinger has attracted former Commodore owners as its primary target market based on research conducted by the company in Australia. Of the first 200 sales of the Kia Stinger in Australia, 18 per cent of the trade-ins were Commodores, making it the most popular trade-in model type of car for Stinger buyers...


Kia Australia considering 10-year warranty
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Kia Australia considering 10-year warranty

Kia Australia says it'll do what's required to protect its unique selling point (USP) of offering the best warranty in the business, with consideration for a longer warranty already underway. Speaking to CarAdvice in Brisbane this week, Kia Motors Australia chief operating officer, Damien Meredith, said the company believes it already offers the most comprehensive warranty in Australia, but will look at other options if that becomes threatened...