SSZ Kia Hyundai develop individual sound zones

SSZ Kia Hyundai develop individual sound zones

Kia Motors Corporation has revealed for the first time, its next-generation Separated Sound Zone (SSZ) technology that allows each passenger of a vehicle to experience an audio stream tailored to their individual needs, including music, hands-free phone calls, and vehicle alerts, whilst maintaining a headphone-free social space where passengers can converse freely. Next-generation sound system … Continue reading SSZ Kia Hyundai develop individual sound zones

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I Drive a 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatch video review

I Drive a 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatch video review

2018 Toyota Corolla ZR (front), SX (left), Ascent SportSunny Noosa, the perfect place for Toyota Corolla to show a shiny, sexy, new face. All-new, the 12th generation Corolla has new engines, including a hybrid in every grade, new transmissions, and a fabulously comfortable cabin. On-board technology has been crammed into every nook and cranny. Apple … Continue reading I Drive a 2019 Toyota Corolla Hatch video review

Tesla 2018 Model S P100D VIDEO review

Tesla Model S is fast, and chic. We drove last year’s model HERE. See the Fuk Exterior https://youtu.be/HCt-ih1ObIk On first inspection, the big Tesla is a handsome, but unremarkable execu-hatch. The market is lousy with them. So, what makes the Model S special?   You open the doors and they feel as light as a … Continue reading Tesla 2018 Model S P100D VIDEO review

How to use a MANUAL gearbox in a 6 speed car

Most modern manual geared cars come in either a 5 or 6 speed “H” configuration. There are 4 and 7 speed models, but these are rare. The “H” refers to a time when there were 4 gears and a reverse. https://youtu.be/UR6r5ZsXD6E Reverse position can vary to any of 4 positions and that depends on what … Continue reading How to use a MANUAL gearbox in a 6 speed car

Holden Commodore Range Video Review

Holden Commodore Range Video Review

For the full Commodore Review, See HERE We drove the Commodore range including Calais, Commodore and VXR, and we liked it. Instruments and inclusions: Radar cruise control Autonomous emergency braking, collision wanring Side impact avoidance Dual climate control Front or AWD 4 and 6 cylinder turbo petrol, and 4 cylinder turbo diesel Apple CarPlay/Android Auto … Continue reading Holden Commodore Range Video Review

We Drive Mazda’s CX8

We Drive Mazda’s CX8

The Australian SUV market has been steadily growing since about 2011. The segment now represents about 45-50% of the passenger and LCV market. At the forefront of this surge sits Mazda. They have segment leaders in the CX-5 and CX9, both of which we have reviewed a number of times. I went to the launch … Continue reading We Drive Mazda’s CX8

2018 ŠKODA Karoq Launch Review

2018 ŠKODA Karoq Launch Review

It is Czech-mate for ŠKODA’s newest SVU, the Karoq. Considered a mid-size SUV, Karoq is the “spiritual successor” to the Yeti. The latter is rarely seen in the wild. Karoq comes from ŠKODA’s Czech factories to OZ shores with the first batch being “fully loaded”, at a price. The range has been kept simple: one … Continue reading 2018 ŠKODA Karoq Launch Review

2018 Tesla Model X P100D Review

2018 Tesla Model X P100D Review

Is the 2018 Tesla Model X P100D worth the money? Love it or hate it, Tesla’s Model X SUV is as cutting edge as it is possible to be. Like its hatchback/saloon sister, Model X comes in several guises, each having a numeric designation delineating the amount of battery power stored beneath the floor. “P” … Continue reading 2018 Tesla Model X P100D Review

2019 Kia Cerato gets sexier

2019 Kia Cerato gets sexier

You expect “cheap and cheerful” when you think Kia, but what you might not expect is “tasteful and elegant”, and that is what new Cerato is. When a buyer visits a showroom they will sit in each car, trying them on for size. Like a good book, if the shopper isn’t hooked at first sight, … Continue reading 2019 Kia Cerato gets sexier

BMW Video Review – X3 30i. Please hit LIKE

BMW Video Review – X3 30i. Please hit LIKE

BMW X3 is being sold as an SAV. What’s an SAV do I hear you ask? It is the kind of car a sporty, active, outdoorsy type will want, and use. There’ll be wet suits at 20 paces. See our full review with specs HERE. We’ve also reviewed other BMWs It is hard to stand … Continue reading BMW Video Review – X3 30i. Please hit LIKE