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Medium SUV Comparison : Jeep Cherokee v Mazda CX-5 v Toyota RAV4 v Nissan X-Trail v Ford Kuga v Subaru Forester v Hyundai ix35 v Honda CR-V v Mitsubishi Outlander v Kia Sportage

Assembled for this mega-test are 10 models that represent one-third of total SUV volume in Australia – and that’s without including sales for the newest contender here and catalyst for this test, the Jeep Cherokee. It looks bold, it’s available only with petrol engines (for now), and it’s priced under $40,000 to compete with the mainstream...

2014 Kia Sportage Review: Si Premium

Kia finds a nice middle ground between performance and value with a new mid-spec Sportage Si Premium grade...

2015 Kia Cerato Review: S Premium hatchback

The newly added Kia Cerato S Premium may miss out on a gruntier engine, but it makes up for it with plenty of equipment.

Petrol v Diesel: Kia Grand Carnival Comparison

Life is full of difficult choices, particularly for parents. Day care? Public or private school? Deep pan or traditional? It doesn't stop. But another major question for many families is: do I choose petrol or diesel for the family car? In a bid to find out which engine and fuel type really is the best choice, CarAdvice pitted the current Kia Grand Carnival petrol back to back against its diesel twin...

Kia Rondo Review : Platinum

Dan DeGasperi plays family man to see if the Kia Rondo people mover can outsmart the compact SUV trend.

Kia Sorento Review: V6 SLi

Jez Spinks sees if the ageing Kia Sorento still stacks up in the competitive seven-seat SUV segment.

Best Cars for P-Platers: city car options

Learning to drive is one of the most eagerly anticipated rites of passage for any young adult. Freedom, fun and adventure are all finally within reach and getting the keys to your first car is something you’ll never forget. Choosing the right first car is vital. The statistics are scary: P-platers are the highest risk group when it comes to road crashes, particularly in the first six months...

People Mover Comparison: Citroen Grand C4 Picasso v Honda Odyssey v Kia Rondo v Toyota Prius V

People movers are unlikely to rate a mention when manufacturers talk of ‘niche’ products. Yet seven-seater medium-sized vans sell only 10 per cent the volume of similarly priced SUVs in this country, so they really are the alternative option for families needing to move more than five...

Family SUV Comparison : Toyota Kluger v Nissan Pathfinder v Jeep Grand Cherokee v Ford Territory v Holden Captiva 7 v Kia Sorento v Mazda CX-9

In 2013 large SUV models formed the fourth most popular segment in the country. Fast forward to first quarter 2014 and the large SUV class is now the second most popular, overtaking utes and light cars. Australians clearly love big, high-riding practical cars, purchasing more than 10,000 large SUVs each month. Seven of the top 10 selling large SUV models are tested here...

Kia Pro_cee'd GT Review

Kia's new Pro_cee'd GT serves as a halo car for the brand, but is it a proper hot hatch?

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?