Motoring News

Mon 10 Dec 2018

VIDEO: Horses pull semi-trailer up ice-covered hill

VIDEO: Horses pull semi-trailer up ice-covered hill

A PAIR of hardy Belgian draft horses pulled a semi-truck and trailer up Lizzie and Jacob Hershberger’s steep and icy driveway

How extended warranties can spoil the joy of a new vehicle

How extended warranties can spoil the joy of a new vehicle

It’s frustrating when a deal comes out immediately after you buy, especially on extended warranties.

Toyota HiLux Rogue: Tough truck’s family test

Toyota HiLux Rogue: Tough truck’s family test

Toyota’s cashing in on HiLux being our best-seller, revealing the street-tough Rogue edition.

Fri 7 Dec 2018

Cut-price Mercedes performer nudges into hot-hatch territory

Cut-price Mercedes performer nudges into hot-hatch territory

MERCEDES A250 4Matic at $50K has ample performance and is a brilliant all-rounder.

Christmas comes early - prices slashed on new cars

Christmas comes early - prices slashed on new cars

OVERSTOCKED dealers are struggling for sales so December shapes up as a great time to buy a new car.

Thu 6 Dec 2018

Electric Aston Martin cars that are fit for a future king

Electric Aston Martin cars that are fit for a future king

YOU can now get closer to having your own Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wedding moment thanks to this car maker.

New Jaguar I-Pace electric SUV mounts big challenge to Tesla

New Jaguar I-Pace electric SUV mounts big challenge to Tesla

NEW all-electric SUV is the first in a long line of challengers to Tesla’s crown due to arrive in the few years.

Wed 5 Dec 2018

ROAD TEST: Honda CR-V VTi-LX is a great all-round SUV

ROAD TEST: Honda CR-V VTi-LX is a great all-round SUV

THIS often overlooked family SUV does not do much wrong, but if you value this one ingredient then look elsewhere.

Tue 4 Dec 2018

The car names that you can’t say in some countries

The car names that you can’t say in some countries

MARKETING a global product can be a tricky business, as the meaning of a brand can often be lost in translation, with hilarious results.

Porsche develops an app that can plan your next holiday

Porsche develops an app that can plan your next holiday

IF you are struggling for vacation ideas, Porsche has developed an app with guided road tours.

SsangYong return with strong pricing and improved design

SsangYong return with strong pricing and improved design

SsangYong line-up includes the small Tivoli SUV that starts from $23,490, a seven-seater Rexton at $39,990 and a dual-cab ute range priced from $30,490.

Battling luxury car brand gives small cars big price cut

Battling luxury car brand gives small cars big price cut

LUXURY Japanese brand has streamlined its small car ranges with big savings on some models.

Mon 3 Dec 2018

HSV expands Sportscat tough ute range

HSV expands Sportscat tough ute range

Mean-looking Colorado Sportscat gets a new variant as the Australian tuner and converter looks to take advantage of the booming segment.

Hyundai’s refreshed Tucson SUV fills family all-rounder bill

Hyundai’s refreshed Tucson SUV fills family all-rounder bill

Hyundai’s Tucson mid-size SUV gets a midlife refresh and is more accomplished than ever.

New Audi e-tron GT to tackle Tesla Model S in 2021

New Audi e-tron GT to tackle Tesla Model S in 2021

WITH looks straight out of a science fiction film, the new flagship coupe shares its roots with a sporty rival.

Fri 30 Nov 2018

Mercedes builds the anti-SUV — there’s just one problem

Mercedes builds the anti-SUV — there’s just one problem

TALL styling and good all-round vision make Mercedes B-Class a smarter choice than similar-size SUVs.

Giant killer wins Car of the Year

Giant killer wins Car of the Year

IN a David and Goliath battle a surprising newcomer is victorious, with one key ingredient landing the knock-out blow.

Thu 29 Nov 2018

Have you dodged a speeding fine? SA police withdrawing 125

Have you dodged a speeding fine? SA police withdrawing 125

South Australian police have pulled their handheld speed guns from service because of legal issues and will drop 125 cases as a result.

New American electric dual cab ute to shock Tesla

New American electric dual cab ute to shock Tesla

THERE is a new electric kid on the block with big plans to trump Tesla and mainstream players.

Jeep reveals the Gladiator which morphs into a dual-cab ute

Jeep reveals the Gladiator which morphs into a dual-cab ute

THE AMERICANS are gunning for our most popular vehicle, taking the covers off a new workhorse that will shake up the one-tonne ute market.

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