Citroen: First Drive: New Grand C4 Picasso

Posted on February 27th, 2014

  Citroen has launched two feature packed variants of the all-new diesel-powered 7 seat Grand C4 Picasso in New Zealand aimed squarely at family and business users. Built on the new EMP2 platform, Citroen says Read More

Lexus ES300h Limited vs Lexus ES350 2013 Review

Posted on February 25th, 2014

  Let’s say you want a mid-sized Lexus sedan and you’ve got ninety-five grand burning a hole in your slacks. You could have a Lexus ES300h Limited or the more muscular ES350. Will you go Read More

Land Rover Discovery 4 Black Limited Edition 2013 Review

Posted on February 20th, 2014

At $130,250 I’m as likely to go roving over the land as I am to wear my favourite business shirt while doing judo. However, with the limited off-roading I dare do in the Discovery 4 Read More

Ford Fiesta Sport Ecoboost 2013 review

Posted on February 18th, 2014

Rorty, naughty, and sporty There is nothing quite like the unmistakeable thrum of a three-cylinder engine, and the new turbocharged 1-Litre EcoBoost engine in the Ford Fiesta Sport has the sound, but better yet, the Read More

2014 Subaru Outback 2-litre diesel Premium

Posted on February 11th, 2014

Premium appeal Cosmetic enhancements rather than a revolutionary upgrade are the order of the day for the Model Year 2014 Subaru Outback 2-Litre diesel with the addition of an upscale Premium variant. Both Outback diesels Read More

Nissan Juke Ti-S 2013 Review

Posted on February 11th, 2014

We drove a Juke Ti back in April 2012 and our main complaint was that it was slow, and that’s not surprising seeing as the standard Juke has a piffling 86kW at 6000rpm. The gods Read More

First drive: Maserati Quattroporte GTS V8

Posted on February 11th, 2014

Robert Barry was surprised and delighted by the new Maserati Quattroporte GTS V8 sedan on the media drive programme held recently in Sydney. Until the recent press launch of the new Quattroporte GTS V8 sports Read More

Mercedes-Benz C200 Dynamic Sedan 2013 Review

Posted on January 31st, 2014

Your entry into the Mercedes-Benz C-class starts with the C200 at just under $70,000, and you can go right up to the C63 AMG which is a beast of a car at just under $167,000. Read More