Jeep: 2014 Jeep Cherokee Diesel Limited review

Posted on February 26th, 2015

It’s quietly amusing to those of us with long memories, that the marriage of Daimler Chrysler and Mitsubishi ended in a fairly nasty and expensive split while the recent union between Fiat and Chrysler-Jeep seems Read More

Audi: 2015 S1 Sportback review

Posted on February 6th, 2015

The term pocket rocket has been applied to many small hot hatches, but none have been more deserving of the title than the new Audi S1 Sportback. Here is a compact turbocharged four-cylinder 2-litre all-wheel-drive Read More

Mercedes-Benz: 2014 E250 Special Edition review

Posted on February 4th, 2015

It is becoming more and more common in the premium sedan market for manufacturers to offer a limited production model with extra specification and equipment for the same price as the normal standard car. BMW is Read More

Lexus: 2015 RC350 F Sport review

Posted on February 3rd, 2015

The RC350 is a car you could put anywhere and it would still photograph beautifully. It was by chance that I had booked a trip to Ohakune in order to do the Tongariro Crossing on Read More

Mazda: 2015 Mazda2 Limited review

Posted on January 27th, 2015

This is the car that caught Suzuki resting on its rather comfortable laurels. The Swift has been the top dog of the small car world for years, but not any more: Mazda took what wasn’t Read More

Foton: 2014 Tunland 4×4 double cab ute review

Posted on January 27th, 2015

There was a moment during my week with the Foton Tunland 4×4 where I realised, that if I’d driven down the road with a blind fold on, I could momentarily be forgiven for believing I Read More

A Cactus that gives you Airbumps

Posted on January 23rd, 2015

Citroens quirky new C4 Cactus crossover which has just launched here, offers New Zealand buyers the opportunity to buy a vehicle that can become a true extension of their personality. Two engines are offered, one Read More

Honda 2015 Odyssey L review

Posted on January 21st, 2015

The Odyssey used to be a car, but now it’s a minivan. It was one of the very few 7-seat cars you could buy back in the mid-2000s. We last tested one in 2009 (read Read More