The all-new Ford Mustang is one of the best-selling cars on the market, yet in shock news released today has scored a shocking 2-star ANCAP rating.
06 Jun 2018

Refreshed 2018 Ford Mustang awarded 3-Star ANCAP rating

Following its 2-Star rating by ANCAP in 2017, the refreshed 2018 Ford Mustang was resubmitted with ANCAP today announcing a 3-star rating for the Pony car.

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Turbocharged Kia Rio coming to Australia
05 Jun 2018

Kia Picanto GT and Rio Turbo confirmed for Australia

Kia has confirmed that a 1.0-litre turbocharged three-cylinder Picanto GT and Rio GT-Line will both likely make it to Australia before the end of the year.

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2018 Hyundai i30 N Performance Review
05 Jun 2018

What is overboost?

Overboost is becoming a common feature of turbocharged vehicles, providing turbocharged engines with an extra kick of power.

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BMW Z4 continues testing
04 Jun 2018

All-New BMW Z4 continues testing ahead of launch

The all-new BMW Z4 is continuing its test program at the Autodrome de Miramas with an emphasis on suspension and drive line component testing.

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How to drive in the snow
31 May 2018

Winter is Coming – How to drive on snow and ice

With winter about to hit Australia and many of the parts copping an early icy blast, we thought it timely to provide tips on how to drive in snow and ice.

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30 May 2018

A Chinese hacking lab finds 14 security vulnerabilities in BMW cars

Security vulnerabilities found in BMW cars, and that means similar cars are probably vulnerable too. Should you worry?

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Abarth 124 Monza Special Edition
30 May 2018

Abarth 124 Monza Special Edition on-sale in Australia – only 30 available

Abarth Australia has announced the release of the Abarth 124 Monza Special Edition, limited to just 30 units, and priced from $46,950 drive-away for June only.

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2018 Land Rover Discovery TDV6 HSE Review
30 May 2018

Land Rover to make autonomous cars capable of off-roading a reality

No, this isn’t April Fools. Jaguar Land Rover has announced a project to develop autonomous cars capable of off-road driving in any weather condition.

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Driving through water can be an intimidating experience for novices and experts alike. Here are our tips on how to handle water crossings.
30 May 2018

The Gear You Need for Water Crossings in your 4×4

Sooner or later all four-wheel drivers will inevitably encounter a water crossing. If you want to make a safe crossing, you’ll need to make sure your 4×4 is properly equipped for the task at hand.

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2018 Kia Stinger 330Si Review
29 May 2018

Confirmed! All 2018 Kia Stingers in Australia offer manual over-ride of the transmission

Practical Motoring has had it confirmed today that all 2018 model-year Kia Stingers offer manual over-ride of the transmission when in Sport Mode and with ESC switched off.

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