Robert Pepper learns to drive a truck
19 Sep 2014

Blog : Turning Truckie, Part 1

Imagine having to double-declutch your car’s manual gearbox every single time you changed gear … we’ve sent Robert Pepper off to become a truckie.

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2014 Jeep Cherokee Sport
18 Sep 2014

2014 Jeep Cherokee Sport – The Good, The Bad, and…

Reader Martin Dart recently took delivery of his 2014 Jeep Cherokee Sport and is going to write regular updates. Here’s what’s happened in the first three weeks of owning his new Cherokee Sport.

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12 Sep 2014

For fun : Subaru WRX vs Toyota 86

Robert Pepper gets a bunch of mates together to see whether all-wheel drive or rear-wheel drive produces the most fun… Subaru WRX Vs Toyota 86.

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Mazda reveals new MX-5
07 Sep 2014

New MX-5… do we really care how it looks?

Motoring writers in Australia have been quick to pass judgement on the looks of the new MX-5, but are they missing the point? I say, yes!

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Subaru WRX STI in new Subaru Euope Ad
05 Sep 2014

Subaru WRX STI gets all sideways in European Ad

A bloke’s devotion to making breakfast results in an epic TVC for Subaru Europe showing a Subaru WRX STI sliding its way across picturesque country roads.

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BMW Alpine X-Drive Experience
30 Aug 2014

BMW’s New Zealand Alpine xDrive Experience

Driving sideways. In the snow. How can something so hoonish just seem so right? Welcome to the BMW Alpine xDrive Experience in New Zealand.

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Mark 2 by Callum
29 Aug 2014

Five on Friday – Videos

It’s Friday again already and it’s time for another batch of car videos to get you through the weekend, or at least the next few minutes.

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Discovery Sport off-roading
22 Aug 2014

Five on Friday – Week 3

It’s Friday so it must be time to pop on the headphones, put off the rest of today’s work until Monday and watch our famous five videos on friday. Enjoy.

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Land Rover Defender Concept - mock-up
20 Aug 2014

Land Rover Defender concept – what might have been…

Would Land Rover have escaped a savaging if its Defender concept (the DC100) had looked more like the Ford Bronco concept from 2004?

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Five videos on Friday
15 Aug 2014

Five videos on Friday – Week 2

Thanks goodness its Friday. Here’s our five videos on Friday to help relax you into the weekend. Caution: If you’re trying to hit a 5pm deadline, do not hit play.

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Five Videos on Friday
08 Aug 2014

Five videos on Friday

Welcome to our new regular spot: Five Videos on Friday. Caution, some of these videos will cause serious distraction from the work you’re actually meant to be doing. Enjoy.

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Jaguar F-Type at Sandown
31 Jul 2014

Track testing the Jaguar F-Type Coupe R

Surrounded by marvelous machinery at Sandown Raceway, our track dynamo, Robert Pepper, only has eyes for the Jaguar F-Type, and who could blame him.

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Robert Pepper track tests the Jaguar F-Type
11 Jul 2014

Jaguar F-Type on track at Sandown

Our Robert Pepper takes the Jaguar F-Type on track at Sandown Raceway to find out whether it really is the most track-focused Jaguar ever.

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how to adjust an i30's headlight
08 Jul 2014

Hyundai i30 headlights not bright enough?

When our Tony Bosworth wrote about his Hyundai i30 headlights not being bright enough it sparked quite a bit of debate. Seems plenty of other people felt the same way. Disclaimer: I’ve mentioned the process of adjusting the Hyundai i30 headlights in this blog so that you know it can

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Truck drivers deserve more respect
06 Jun 2014

Truck drivers deserve more respect

Our ex-Holden worker, now occasional blogger and truck driver, James Middleton, on why truck drivers deserve more respect from car drivers.

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