6 07, 2019

Wildly Extreme – Megane R.S. Trophy-R Headed To Australia

By |2019-07-06T12:39:18+10:00July 6th, 2019|Car News by brand, Renault News, 4 Cylinder, Turbo|0 Comments

The new limited edition Renault MEGANE R.S. TROPHY-R, the most high performance production car Renault has ever put on the market, and due to arrive in Australia in early 2020 will be available for Australian purchase (secured by deposit) through a brand new online purchasing platform on 8 July, 2019. With global numbers extremely limited [...]

6 07, 2019

Glamping: 2019 Caddy Beach Kombi-type Camper Video Review

By |2019-07-15T22:10:36+10:00July 6th, 2019|Car Reviews by Brand, VW Reviews, 4 Cylinder, Turbo, Wagon, Front Wheel Drive, Video Reviews, Videos, AAA, Vans and Campers|0 Comments

VW Caddy Beach Video Review Volkswagen Caddy Beach: The Kombi for the New Millennium Why Caddy Beach? In the 30’s Volkswagen was born. A single model, the Type 1, was carefully nurtured, and it grew. It spawned even more models. And lo, it [...]

30 06, 2018

2018 Hyundai i30N Review

By |2019-06-30T16:19:07+10:00June 30th, 2018|Gay cars fit for a queen?, Car Reviews by Brand, Hyundai Reviews, Hot Hatch, Car Type Search, 4 Cylinder, Turbo, Hatchback, Gay Cars, AAA|0 Comments

Kia got the Stinger but Hyundai got the i30N so who’s the winner in this family feud? Neither, they both did well in the race for pace with the Stinger appealing to a completely different audience to the i30N. Having driven both, I’d gladly have either. The twin turbo, rear wheel drive, V6 Stinger is a GT style ‘sedan’ [...]

7 04, 2018

2018 Peugeot 208GTi Video Review

By |2019-06-29T23:16:33+10:00April 7th, 2018|Car Reviews by Brand, Peugeot Reviews, Hot Hatch, Car Type Search, Turbo, Hatchback, Front Wheel Drive, Video Reviews, Videos, AAA|0 Comments

Many people don’t know this, but Peugeot is the world’s oldest car brand. Peugeot has a hard earned reputation for ride and handling. With their sporty models, that reputation extends to grace and pace. The inevitable comparison to Peugeot’s venerable 205GTI could damage both name plates were it not for the fact that the 208GTI is such a peach. [...]

5 04, 2018

2018 Honda Civic Type R Review

By |2019-06-30T00:40:59+10:00April 5th, 2018|Gay cars fit for a queen?, Honda Reviews, Car Reviews by Brand, Hot Hatch, Car Type Search, 4 Cylinder, Turbo, Hatchback, City Car, AAA|0 Comments

You hear that? That’s the sound of my pulse racing. It’s an undeniable reaction when you jump into a Honda Civic Type R. I mean, who doesn’t get excited at the prospect of driving a hot hatch? This is the 10th generation of the iconic Honda hatch priced from a reasonable $50,990. It has different look than previous versions, [...]

25 03, 2018

Mercedes Benz E400 Video Road test and review

By |2019-06-30T02:14:18+10:00March 25th, 2018|Convertibles, Car Reviews by Brand, Car Type Search, Turbo, Rear Wheel Drive, Video Reviews, Mercedes Benz Reviews, Videos, AAA|0 Comments

The parking system in the E400 is fully automated. Simply press the button, allow the car to find a spot, then select which way you want to enter. The E400 takes over once the driver selects reverse. The process is then has no driver input. You sill have to keep en eye out, because if you hit anything, it [...]

17 03, 2018

2018 VW Golf GTI Original MK 7.5 video car review

By |2019-06-30T02:15:28+10:00March 17th, 2018|Car Reviews by Brand, VW Reviews, Hot Hatch, Car Type Search, Turbo, Front Wheel Drive, Video Reviews, Videos, AAA|0 Comments

VW Australia sent its product managers to work creating a special “entry level” GTI. Whilst 3 doors have been available in other markets, they haven’t been seen here in a very long time. Many of the driver aids have been left out, but the 169kw engine, selectable drive modes, and the latest Volkswagen infotainment system have been included. https://youtu.be/7Cq2vJFSkIg [...]

12 02, 2018

2018 Peugeot 5008 road Test Local Launch Video Review

By |2019-06-30T02:23:12+10:00February 12th, 2018|Car Reviews by Brand, Peugeot Reviews, Local Launch Reviews, Car Type Search, Turbo, Front Wheel Drive, Video Reviews, Videos, AAA, SUV Medium|0 Comments

We drove the 5008 SUV and optional E Kick electric scooter in the Blue Mountains recently. The Australian launch introduced new MD, Anouk Poelmann (pronounced Pullman), as well as the new an innovative “last mile” E Kick scooter. 5008 (five thousand and eight) SUV has a raft of inclusions including: Satnav, active lane guidance, active cruise control There are [...]

12 02, 2018

2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI Original Launch Review

By |2019-06-30T15:25:26+10:00February 12th, 2018|Gay cars fit for a queen?, Car Reviews by Brand, Local Launch Reviews, 4 Cylinder, Turbo, Front Wheel Drive, Video Reviews, AAA|0 Comments

With the launch in Australia of their Golf GTI ‘Original’, Volkswagen is doing their bit to keep alive those aspects of driving pleasure, from the era that they kicked off with their first Golf GTI. The first Volkswagen Golf appeared in 1974 and their first GTI hot hatch version in 1976. This latest Original package has some good modern [...]

11 02, 2018

2018 VW GTi Golf MK Vii road test Video Review

By |2019-06-30T02:25:49+10:00February 11th, 2018|Car Reviews by Brand, VW Reviews, Hot Hatch, Car Type Search, 4 Cylinder, Turbo, Hatchback, Front Wheel Drive, Video Reviews, Videos, AAA|0 Comments

Volkswagen is doing their bit to try and keep alive some of the earlier aspects of motoring, from the era that they kicked off with their first Golf GTI. In Australia they have launched a model they call their Golf GTI Original. The first VW Golf appeared in 1974 and their first GTi hot hatch version in 1976. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Nvu5NpNDs4 [...]