November 22, 2017 Search for: 2017 Toyota Camry SXWe drove the Camry at its local launch and liked it. It tends to a bit of understeer when pushed, but the electronic nannies all keep things tidy. We liked the looks and the equipment level. There is a raft of electronics to keep you safe, … Continue reading
Subaru can justifiably lay claim to the fact that they started the AWD SUV revolution way back in the last century. It was in the 70’s with the Subaru Leone AWD wagon. This has now seen, in Australia, the SUV segment account for some 45% of all passenger vehicle sales and Subaru has maintained its … Continue reading Our favourite Bear, Rob, drives a Subaru Outback, outback
https://youtu.be/pzKlNXgk6pg Holden has appealed to the adventurous lifestyle drivers with their Colorado Z71 special edition. The Holden Colorado Z71 is based on the Colorado LTZ 4x4 Crew-Cab pick-up, but adds a long list of cosmetic features. The Colorado is already jam packed with features and presents a capable 4WD Ute and the Z71 adds to … Continue reading Our Favourite Bear, Rob, drives Holden’s Colorado
We've been waiting a long time to see Land Rover's new Disco. It didn't disappoint. It is smooth, and takes off-roading to a new high, in the lap of luxury. With adjustable air suspension, leather trim, and a thrifty V6 under the bonnet, the Disco can go anywhere. Now on the same platform as a … Continue reading Land Rover Discovery driven in the Balangalo National Park
We drove the VW Arteon in and around Hobart, Tasmania. Some of these roads are among Australia's best kept secrets. They twist and turn through gorgeous rolling hills, past scenic waterfalls and dams, with long straight strips of heaven. You simply can't imagine how secure I felt knowing the car would pull over and stop … Continue reading Watch us drive VW’s mega safe uber-cruiser, the Arteon
We drive the Subaru WRX STI. You can see them here.
2018 Subaru WRX STI review Since Subaru peeled off the WRX (World Rally eXperimental) from the rest of the Impreza range, it has stood alone and unique in the Subaru Range. STI (Subaru Tecnica International) is at the top of the heap, and the Spec R is the best equipped of the 3 STI models. … Continue reading The Sexy REX STI: Subaru’s masterpiece.
https://youtu.be/onbjM6HoYTM This must be one of the cleverest things we’ve ever seen. Not only will the car keep en eye out, but the radar, cameras, and computer will safely steer you to the side of the road and stop. The Arteon will try to prevent secondary accidents by not allowing you to roll off a … Continue reading We demo the 2018 automated safety systems
2018 VW Arteon Launch This beautiful leggy 5 door execu-hatch replaces the VW CC, which was renamed from the Passat CC. The name is made up of the words “Art”, because the car is a work of art, and Eon, a supreme deity. If the name does your head in, ignore it. Just use your … Continue reading VW Arteon. Silly name, fabulous car.
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