BMW 320d Touring xDrive 2013 Review

Posted on October 17th, 2013

Four-wheel-drive station wagons are good if you like skiing and other outdoor pursuits – you lead a life a little less boring. Your adventures might see you on softer or more slippery ground, but you Read More

Volkswagen Golf GTI 2013 Review

Posted on October 15th, 2013

Looking slightly more chiselled than its predecessor, the Golf GTI tempts you with a strong engine and handling setup to use those angles to slice through the wind at high speed. The six-speed DSG gearbox Read More

Lexus IS300h F Sport and Lexus IS350 2013 Review

Posted on October 5th, 2013

Look closely at the front grille and air splitter and you see the types of curves and air inlets that you expect on an F1 car. And it doesn’t stop there because there are vanes Read More

Kia Carens EX 2013 Review

Posted on September 30th, 2013

Given the hypothetical situation that I had six children I could drive a Mazda Bongo Friendee, or I could give a child away and plump for the Kia Carens with only seven seats. I realise Read More

Holden Commodore SV6 2013 Review

Posted on September 27th, 2013

When there are 120kph winds forecast and you need to get across a mountain range, what car will you turn to? You definitely wouldn’t want to be driving one of those ‘popular’ SUVs because you’d Read More

Volkswagen Golf TSI Comfortline 2013 Review

Posted on September 18th, 2013

When you get a car that’s only got 18km on the clock you know it’s going to be better 2000km later once it’s run in a little. We’re not allowed to do that many kilometres Read More

Nissan Pulsar SSS 2013 Review

Posted on September 8th, 2013

Bringing back a historic name is fraught with danger. Our memories tend to be dulled over time and we just remember what we want to. If the strongest emotions we experienced with a car were Read More

Ford Focus ST 2013 Review

Posted on September 7th, 2013

There is no point in buying the Ford Focus ST if you don’t like excitement. You will also want to give it a very wide berth if you look at manufacturer-supplied fuel economy figures and Read More