These are some of the best mainstream vehicles available in Australia today - great products with excellent customer support
The styling is a 'love/hate' proposition - but the 1.6 turbo Kona is a Mazda CX-3 killer. No compact SUV competitors go as hard as the force-fed Kona
Smallest Mazda SUV is up against the Subaru XV and Hyundai Kona - but the real philosophical competition is a small car. Time to decide which kind of conveyance suits you best
Triton's a quiet achiever with decent performance and a proven track record of good reliability and support - unlike most other utes in the market
Major upgrade for Tucson this week. Full specs and pricing in this report. Also: Should you buy the new one now, or grab a bargain on the run-out?
The 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe makes it even harder to justify that German SUV you’ve always wanted. Here's a 7-seat SUV that's better equipped - and half the price
If you have copious amounts of people and gear to move, maybe an SUV is not the right call. So, here's the good news: You don’t have to live in a kind of automotive Guantanamo Bay
Still an ugly duckling? Maybe, but reliability, support, powertrain, all-terrain ability, heavy towing and workhorse practicality mean BT-50 stays on my ‘recommended’ list
Want a grand touring BMW that goes as hard as a Kia Stinger, and is the same size? You have to spend double the money, plus $20 grand...
Road & track test: The VW Golf GTI is dead (murdered). So, let's find out why the i30 N consigns the GTI to the dirt
Subaru Impreza competes against Mazda3, and it can take the fight to the new Hyundai i30. Let’s find out if it’s the right new car for you
Purists will doubtless be pounding the keyboard indignantly, but I can think of 12,000 really good reasons up front why I like a a base model WRX a whole lot more than an STI
WRX STi is such a pure driving experience that only real drivers need apply. It’s a hoot to drive it like you mean it - very satisfying - but hard work for ordinary driving in traffic. Classic performance car paradox...
Sorento GT-Line is the $64,000 question - literally. It's both 'mainstream' and 'luxury'. Should you drop the big bucks on the fully-loaded Sorento?
2018 Subaru XV is one of the best compact SUVs you can buy, with typically Subaru engineering efficiency and finesse
Hyundai's latest i30 takes the fight squarely to Mazda3 and Corolla and also pulls the VW Golf's pants down, embarrassingly. Find out why.
What's in a name? Plenty: Levorg is a WRX wagon - a double-helping of awesome driving engagement with family friendliness thrown in.
Is the imminent demise of the Holden Caprice a rock-solid opportunity for Genesis saloon, and can it step into those shoes? Find out here.
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
Should you buy a Kia Sportage? This independent review reveals the Sportage's strengths and weaknesses for Australian buyers today.
Find out if the AWD 2016 Subaru Outback is the right five-seat SUV for you in this impartial road test and review aimed at Australian new car buyers
Mitsubishi Pajero Sport Review by Australian auto expert John Cadogan: independent & unbiased. The good, bad & ugly. Learn if this SUV is right for you.