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Curt Dupriez

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2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited diesel review
  • Jack of many trades for not outrageous money; Proper off-road and towing chops; Lots of equipment and safety features
  • Ageing Grand Cherokee generation starting to feel old-hat; Noisy and thirsty powertrain; Lacking some on-road manners; Pricey servicing

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6.9 / 10

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2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited diesel review

Premium equipment list, V6 diesel power, properly off-roadable and strong towing promise the right SUV stuff for Oz. But does the Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited add up to the sum of its parts?

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2018 Maserati Ghibli S GranSport
Rating: 6.910 /10
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2018 Maserati Ghibli S GranSport

With its fresh face and a hike in outputs, is the updated Maserati Ghibli a more compelling Italian sport-luxury pitch in its high-powered flagship S GranSport guise?

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$195,900

2019 Toyota Corolla v Hyundai i30 v Mazda 3 comparison
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2019 Toyota Corolla v Hyundai i30 v Mazda 3 comparison

It’s fair to presume a couple of things when you consider that non-premium small cars are amongst the biggest-selling – make that the biggest-selling – passenger cars out there. And it’s also easy to presume that you don’t get much goodness for your modest spend...


Forza Horizon 4 review

Forza Horizon 4 review

There’s enough rich and varied history in the marriage of video gaming and motoring to placate the most discerning fans of either genre in the quest for virtual escapism. And the fourth instalment of Microsoft’s titanic open-world racing franchise, Forza Horizon 4 for xBox One and PC, is an indulgent, grandiose, intense and at times overloaded quest to set new benchmarks in virtual escapism for gameheads and petrolheads alike...


2019 McLaren 600LT review
Rating: 8.810 /10
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2019 McLaren 600LT review

Longtail equals 'hardcore' in McLaren, and the 600LT is the most affordable circuit-focused road-going variant yet. But is it any good? We hit the track to find out.

Priced At
$455,000

2019 Bentley Continental GT review
Rating: 8.610 /10
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2019 Bentley Continental GT review

Bentley promises benchmark luxury, refinement and performance from its all-new W12-powered Continental GT. And it'll need to be special and faultless enough to deliver on its maker's claims.

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$422,600

2018 Porsche Cayenne range review
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2018 Porsche Cayenne range review

The third generation of Porsche Cayenne has introduced more changes under the skin for the large SUV than the restrained remodelling of its exterior facade suggests. There’s been much effort, a few shake-ups, and a lot of massaging that has culminated in positive impressions of the revised range in reviews to date: a 9/10 rating (by yours truly) at the global launch of the S and Turbo, a slightly more sober 8...


2019 Volkswagen Polo 6 GTI review
Rating: 7.910 /10
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2019 Volkswagen Polo 6 GTI review

The revamped Volkswagen Polo 6 GTI promises to be more Golf-like and more authentically 'GTI'. But does it make for a better compact hot hatchback? Or a properly affordable one?

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$30,990

2018 Audi R8 V10 RWS v McLaren 540C comparison
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2018 Audi R8 V10 RWS v McLaren 540C comparison

Audi R8 RWS and McLaren 540C duke it out to see which is the best 'affordable' everyday supercar.


2019 Kia Optima GT review
Rating: 7.510 /10
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2019 Kia Optima GT review

Kia has face-lifted and tickled the spec on its Optima GT mid-sized sedan. But is it enough to lure buyers away from big-selling Camrys and Mazda 6s?

Priced At
$43,290

2019 Mercedes-AMG C63 S review
Rating: 8.410 /10
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2019 Mercedes-AMG C63 S review

The mid-cycle update mightn't bring extra power or performance to the Mercedes-AMG C63 S range, but the much-loved biturbo V8-powered range does have some new and clever tricks up its sleeves

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$165,000

2018 Volkswagen Polo 85TSI Comfortline review
Rating: 8.110 /10
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2018 Volkswagen Polo 85TSI Comfortline review

Volkswagen's latest Polo has proven itself a compact bundle of goodness. But can two reviewers agree on what's good and what misses the mark?

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$22,990

2018 BMW X3 sDrive20i review
Rating: 7.810 /10
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2018 BMW X3 sDrive20i review

Does the lack of output and trinkets rob BMW's entry point into the X3 range, the sDrive20i, from a properly premium experience? We live with it for a week to find out.

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$66,900

2018 McLaren Senna review: Autodromo do Estoril track test
Rating: 9.110 /10
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2018 McLaren Senna review: Autodromo do Estoril track test

The McLaren Senna promises to be most outrageous, exotic and challenging race car barely fit for registration on Aussie roads. The $1.2million question is: does it live up to the name? Let alone the hype...

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$1,200,000

2018 Holden Commodore RS Liftback v Subaru Liberty 2.5i Premium sedan comparison
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2018 Holden Commodore RS Liftback v Subaru Liberty 2.5i Premium sedan comparison

Commodore RS takes on Liberty 2.5i Premium in the fight for the best four-cylinder family car for around $36K