A lot of people think their new SUV is tantamount to indestructible. Au contraire. Here's how easy it is to cost yourself thousands
How do you tell which SUV will be more economical in the real world - and if you've got the cash for a new one, do you really care?
You're considering a diesel, but you've heard horror stories about DPFs and sky-high replacement cost. Here's what you need to know.
Seven-seat SUVs come in two basic 'flavours': hard and soft. Which one is right for you depends entirely on what you plan to do with it.
What's the most cost-effective and tax-effective way to buy a seven-seat SUV for my business, and how do you set that up efficiently?
Are diesels compatible with short trips, or is this a path to diesel ownership hell? What type of driving is required to keep a diesel healthy?
Two relatively sexy SUVs and one - let's face it - fairly un-sexy people mover: but which is actually best for transporting a large family?
How important is buying a car at the end of a particular month. A great deal is made of end-of-month timing, but does the month itself really matter?
If you don't know your GVM from your GCM and your ATM, or you struggle with tare weight and kerb weight, here's everything you need to know.
The facelifted Outlander is the best 7-seater SUV if you're on a budget, ushering in the company's (ahem) distinctive new 'dynamic shield' styling
Some SUVs are made for the bush, or heavy towing, and some are little more than de-facto family transport. What's best?
People buy SUVs to move people. It's a popular thing to do. But perversely there is an altogether better class of vehicle for moving people. Click here for more.
There are - literally - dozens of SUVs available today. How do you narrow down to a reasonable short list comprising the elite options?
After reading horror stories about panorama glass roof failures online, the big question: Should I buy one? How real are the reports?
SUVs come in all shapes and sizes - with different orientations, too. Some are hardcore offroad capable, and some aren't. Which one is right for you?
Scores of SUVs from dozens of manufacturers - who can all offer 100 reasons why theirs is the best. What's the right - future proof - SUV?
With 30-ish SUVs on the market - and every manufacturer alleging theirs is the best - how do you avoid the lemons and make the right choice?
With highway cruising on your agenda, what are the bets long-warranty, affordable diesel SUVs best suited to eating up highway kays?
SUV versus people mover - the ultimate showdown between fashion and practicality. This one really is a battle between the head and the heart.
Choosing the right seven-seater SUV is a big decision - follow one such owner through the maze, before and after purchase.
Kia Carnival and Kia Sorento are two of the market's best 7+ seaters on objective consumer criteria - here's why.
Two different cars and a tight budget: How negotiable can the price really be when the car dealer tells you there's "no discount"?
Is a Mitsubishi Pajero Sport the ideal upgrade for occasional long-distance towing of a two-tonne caravan? And what is the potential downside?
Choosing the right vehicle is one thing - but getting the details and the finance right can make a huge difference to cost-effective ownership
Range Rovers, Audis and Porsche SUVs are beautiful things - if you've got the cash. How close - in features - can you go for a lot less?
Has Mitsubishi woken up finally after its long, post-GFC slumber, or will the Forester or CX-5 be better SUVs to own, compared with Outlander?
Hyundai Santa Fe and Kia Sorento are a photo-finish in terms of seven-seat SUV superiority. So: Which of these SUVs should you buy?
I was very inclined to buy Kia Sorento but after the introduction of new Mazda CX-9, I am a bit confused. Please help me: Which one should I buy?
This is the definitive guide to 7 seater SUVs - the best and worst ones available, and everything in between. Save yourself a ton of consumer pain here
The CX-5 is Australia's top-selling SUV, but this review is completely impartial - so you can make an informed decision about whether to buy one.