Lexus: 2014 CT200h Limited vs F Sport review

Posted on August 12th, 2014

The road from Whatipu to Titirangi is narrow, bumpy and changes direction like a gazelle trying to outrun a cheetah. We were in the CT200h F Sport and my partner said to me that she Read More

Jeep: 2014 Cherokee Limited V6 review

Posted on July 31st, 2014

When the first pictures of the new Jeep Cherokee leaked out of America, many people including myself looked at it and wondered what the design team had been smoking on their tea break. The square Read More

Volkswagen: 2014 Passat R-Line wagon review

Posted on July 28th, 2014

For a while there it looked like the days of that most practical and stoic of motoring beasts, the station wagon, were numbered. Yet to paraphrase a famous Mark Twain quote; ‘reports of (their) death (would Read More

Volkswagen: 2014 Polo 1.4 R-Line

Posted on July 24th, 2014

Volkswagen is celebrating its 60th year of operation in New Zealand and the Polo is now run out as a new model is due shortly. The current pricing will further stick a wounding knife into Read More

Toyota: 2014 Corolla GX and ZR sedan review

Posted on July 22nd, 2014

Buying a Corolla is a bit like buying Cadbury’s chocolate: it’s not flash, but it’s dependable. And you know that it’s going to make you fat if use it too much. It achieves its purpose Read More

September debut for Jaguar XE

Posted on July 16th, 2014

Jaguar will unveil the latest addition to its sports saloon car family, the Jaguar XE, in London on September 8th. The new Jaguar XE will come with a world-first all surface progress control (ASPC) system Read More

August arrival for new C-Class

Posted on July 16th, 2014

Mercedes-Benz New Zealand Ltd has announced pricing and specification for the all-new Mercedes-Benz C-Class (model designation W 205) which will be available from dealerships on August 23rd. The new C-Class sedan will initially be launched Read More

Ford: 2014 Ford Transit Cargo review

Posted on July 15th, 2014

The new Ford Transit Cargo is now a global product which heads up the Transit family of commercial vehicles which are marketed across Europe, Asia and the Americas. In New Zealand, Ford has introduced three Read More