BMW 335i 2009 Review

Posted on October 23rd, 2009

Of all the characteristics for choosing a car there are really only two that can inspire pure passion from potential owners. Those are attractive styling and raw power, if a car can boast both it’s Read More

Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk VI 2009 Review

Posted on October 16th, 2009

There must be few feelings as rewarding as inventing something entirely new, a light-bulb moment that results in a true gift to the world. Take the late Sir Howard Morrison for example, when the Kiwi Read More

Holden Cruze 2009 Review

Posted on October 9th, 2009

Large cars have taken a fall from grace in the current turbulent economic climate and this has rocked Holden back on its heels. But rather than go all head-in-the-sand Holden has elected to expand its Read More

Ford Ranger Wildtrak 2009 Review

Posted on October 2nd, 2009

During the 1980s movie screen hard-man Sylvester Stallone taught the men of the world how to be macho. His blockbuster film franchises of Rocky and Rambo provided a two-pronged tutorial on how to be purposeful Read More

Nissan Murano 2009 Review

Posted on September 25th, 2009

“It’s got a face only a mother would love” a friend said to me while we gazed over Nissan’s second generation Murano. At first I thought he had a good point, but after spending a Read More

Lexus RX450h 2009 Review

Posted on September 22nd, 2009

The concept of frugality and an $115k luxury SUV would at first seem as far apart as Santa Claus and a suntan. But what may seem an oxymoron to most of us, Lexus sees as Read More

Toyota Avensis Tourer 2009 Review

Posted on September 19th, 2009

‘You have to watch out for the quiet ones’ is how the saying always goes, but why watch out for them? Is it because they listen much more than they speak or perhaps that when Read More

Mitsubishi Triton GLS 2009 Review

Posted on September 11th, 2009

In the kiwi ute market it’s become a case of ‘go hard or go home’ with potential purchasers now expecting their spending dollars to buy more than ever before. While the Mitsubishi Triton is sometimes Read More