Mazda: 2015 CX-3 Skyactiv-D Limited AWD review

Posted on June 24th, 2015
Posted on June 24th, 2015

Mazda’s new CX-3 crossover is based on the platform of the funky new Mazda2, but it has the look and feel of a far bigger car. We had the pleasure of driving the new top Read More

Mazda’s new CX-3 crossover is based on the platform of the funky new M ...

Read More

Volkswagen: 2015 Amarok Canyon 4Motion review

Posted on June 17th, 2015
Posted on June 17th, 2015

If you are a shrinking violet or prefer your daily driver to be a bit discreet then the Amarok Canyon in all of it’s metallic copper orange glory, with the flared wheel-arches, 17-inch Roca alloy Read More

If you are a shrinking violet or prefer your daily driver to be a bit ...

Read More

BMW: 2015 125i M Sport review

Posted on June 17th, 2015
Posted on June 17th, 2015

We gave it a good thrash from Auckland to Whangarei and back where it amply demonstrated its overtaking potential – 6.2 seconds to 100kph is plenty for most occasions. Through the Brynderwyns the 1-Series handled Read More

We gave it a good thrash from Auckland to Whangarei and back where it ...

Read More

Renault: 2015 Clio R.S. Cup

Posted on June 16th, 2015
Posted on June 16th, 2015

When the locally-owned Renault distributor brought back the Clio Authentique and Expression light hatchbacks back to the New Zealand market, we knew that it wouldn’t be long before the more sporting Clio R.S. model also Read More

When the locally-owned Renault distributor brought back the Clio Authe ...

Read More

Audi 2015 A3 Sportback e-tron review

Posted on June 11th, 2015
Posted on June 11th, 2015

This is the Age of e-tron, to bastardise a movie title. It is Audi’s play into the plug-in hybrid market and it has taken an age for them to bring a car with electric power Read More

This is the Age of e-tron, to bastardise a movie title. It is Audi’s p ...

Read More

Lexus: 2015 NX 200T review

Posted on June 9th, 2015
Posted on June 9th, 2015

I returned from Cuba recently where I had the opportunity to sample the automotive best that the communist block had to offer in the 1970s and ‘80s, bastardised versions of 1950s Americana, new Chinese taxis Read More

I returned from Cuba recently where I had the opportunity to sample th ...

Read More

Mercedes-Benz: 2015 C 200 Estate review

Posted on April 29th, 2015
Posted on April 29th, 2015

There are many people who still prefer a traditional estate to an SUV in the premium executive sector hence Mercedes-Benz have offered such a variant in the C-Class range since it first appeared in global Read More

There are many people who still prefer a traditional estate to an SUV ...

Read More

Jeep: 2015 Grand Cherokee SRT review

Posted on April 27th, 2015
Posted on April 27th, 2015

There’s a delicious irony about piloting a high-performance V8-powered Jeep SUV which most self respecting people will never take off road. The 2015 Grand Cherokee SRT is a long distance cruiser rather than a bush Read More

There’s a delicious irony about piloting a high-performance V8-powered ...

Read More