1 04, 2020

Nissan N Trek Warrior VS Toyota Hilux Rugged X down on the Farm.

By |2020-04-03T01:14:45+10:00April 1st, 2020|4 Cylinder, 4WD, Canowindra NSW, Car Reviews by Brand, Car Type Search, Diesel, Drive Wheels, Engine Type Search, LCV Reviews, Nissan Reviews, pickup trucks, Toyota Reviews, Turbo|0 Comments

Imagine a beautiful place, no not that one, THIS ONE! You’ve travelled for 4 hours, through towns each smaller than the last. First the glorious Blue Mountains, then Lithgow, Bathurst, and Orange, and still you head west. The countryside changes as you fling headlong down the open road. Its deep green is dotted with lakes [...]

7 03, 2020

11 Best Things about VW Amarok

By |2020-03-07T14:07:59+10:00March 7th, 2020|AWD, Car Reviews by Brand, Car Type Search, Diesel, Drive Wheels, Engine Type Search, LCV Reviews, Light Trucks, SUV Small, Turbo, UTE, V6, VW Reviews|0 Comments

This week, David and I have been trying out the big ute from VW. It has all the butchness of a pickup truck, the economy lawn mower, and the towing capacity of a tugboat. Here are a few thoughts on why we think the Amarok is the duck’s nuts. We drove it a few years ago. Here’s what we [...]

18 02, 2020

Is Hyundai Santa Fe the Best Value SUV around?

By |2020-02-23T13:34:44+10:00February 18th, 2020|4 Cylinder, Accessories and Products, AWD, Car Type Search, Diesel, Drive Wheels, Engine Type Search, Hyundai Reviews, SUV Large, Turbo, Video Reviews, Videos|0 Comments

2020 Hyundai Santa Fe Highlander CRDi Video Review Santa Fe is big, and bold, sort of. Our week of frolics and fun started with filling Santa Fe full of the detritus humans manage to gather without even trying.  Everything from dogs to dinners, dishes to diamonds, and bags bought brimming with gorgeous gadgets, the big [...]

27 01, 2020

2020 Mitsubishi Triton GLX+ Review

By |2020-02-29T10:24:25+10:00January 27th, 2020|4 Cylinder, 4WD, Car Reviews by Brand, Car Type Search, Diesel, Drive Wheels, Engine Type Search, LCV Reviews, Light Trucks, Mitsubishi Reviews, pickup trucks, Rear Wheel Drive, Turbo, Video Reviews, Videos|0 Comments

Like most LCV (pick-ups), the range is extensive. Choices start with a low-rent single-cab chassis for $22,490. This base model has the bare bones for tradies who are watching the pennies, don’t need much power, and don’t want to pay for 4WD systems they will never use. The 2-seater, 2.4 petrol, has 94kw/ 194Nm, and [...]

9 01, 2020

2020 Hyundai Tucson Highlander 1.6 Petrol Reviewed

By |2020-01-15T21:16:09+10:00January 9th, 2020|4 Cylinder, AWD, Car Reviews by Brand, Car Type Search, Diesel, Drive Wheels, Engine Type Search, Front Wheel Drive, Hyundai Reviews, SUV Medium, Turbo, Video Reviews|0 Comments

2020 Hyundai Tucson Highlander Review Hyundai’s Tucson is a triumph is style and value. 2020 models have had small upgrades to styling, and handling. There are 4 models, 3 engines, 4 transmissions, and either front, or All Wheel Drive, to choose from, depending on what model you take. Models are: Active, which replaces the old [...]

27 08, 2019

BMW All New X6

By |2019-08-27T13:32:20+10:00August 27th, 2019|BMW news, Car News, Diesel, Gay Car News, SUV, SUV Large|0 Comments

The third-generation BMW X6 will arrive in Australia in the fourth quarter of 2019 with an enhanced styling package, sleek proportions, new infotainment systems and the option of BMW’s new high-capacity towing solution across all models. Arrival of the new model continues the BMW Group’s rollout [...]

9 08, 2019

Is VW T6 Multivan Black Edition Any Good?

By |2019-08-09T15:54:58+10:00August 9th, 2019|4 Cylinder, Car Reviews by Brand, Diesel, Drive Wheels, Engine Type Search, Front Wheel Drive, SUV, SUV Large, Vans and Campers, VW Reviews|0 Comments

VW T6 Multivan Black Edition Overview Besmirch it not! Multivan Black Edition is more than a hollow promise, it is the new Kombi. There, I’ve said it. In fact, Multivan is the Kombi for the new millennium. VW could have actually called it a Kombi, but [...]

7 08, 2019

A Very Gay 2019 VW Touareg Roadtrip

By |2019-08-10T12:04:18+10:00August 7th, 2019|AWD, brisbane, Car Reviews by Brand, Diesel, Drive Wheels, Places, Road Trips, SUV, SUV Large, Travel, V6, Video Reviews, Videos, VW Reviews|0 Comments

2019 VW Touareg Roadtrip Heading up the Pacific Coast can be a daunting task. For those who have battled decades of tedious traffic and boring waits at road works, the grimy 4-lane ribbon is a welcome change. There is still a way [...]

31 07, 2019

2019 VW Touareg Video Review and roadtrip

By |2019-07-31T11:56:57+10:00July 31st, 2019|AWD, Car Reviews by Brand, Car Type Search, Diesel, Drive Wheels, Engine Type Search, Luxury Cars, Road Trips, SUV, SUV Large, Turbo, V6, Video Reviews, Videos, VW Reviews|0 Comments

VW Touareg Video Review Touareg Streaks ahead of the pack: I was excited at the thought of spending a week covering 2,500km in a new Touareg. By now you’ll have read a million reviews and I’m sad to say that I must be [...]

29 06, 2018

2018 Mazda CX-8 Diesel Review

By |2019-10-05T11:58:01+10:00June 29th, 2018|AAA, Car Reviews by Brand, Car Type Search, Diesel, Gay cars fit for a queen?, SUV Large|0 Comments

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 this week for the [...]

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