08 Apr 2021

V8 Toyota Landcruiser sales surge before production ends

Last chance to get a V8 Landcruiser before they all run out… Toyota dominated Vfacts reporting for Australian car sales in March 2021 with four of the top ten selling models all belonging to the Japanese brand. While it is no surprise that the omnipresent Hilux ute took out number

0 Read More
30 Mar 2021

New Nissan Z details and price leaked

Nearing its launch, leaked details and images of the upcoming Nissan ‘400Z’ have surfaced. A forum post over at NewNissanZ alleges to have leaked details, including price, on the upcoming next-generation Z, or ‘400Z’. The details apparently come from three models that were shipped to the US for a dealer

0 Read More
29 Mar 2021

Mazda BT-50 Thunder rolls in

Mazda joins the ‘tough-truck’ ute brigade with its own Aussie spin-off, the BT-50 Thunder. Mazda Australia has pieced together a unique BT-50 model based on new 2021 underpinnings and using bespoke parts designed by the local engineering team, and with a name somewhat inspired if you’re a ute-loving Acca Dacca

0 Read More
09 Mar 2021

Weapons-grade: Nissan 400Z more powerful and lighter than Supra

A potential leak of the upcoming 400Z shows it will produce over 300kW and weigh less than a Supra. The upcoming Nissan 400Z might be the most potent in its class according to a potential leak of the model’s specs. First spotted by a user on the New Nissan Z

1 Read More
05 Mar 2021

Five best trick dual-cab utes for fifty-odd grand

The start of 2021 sees new dual-cab ute special editions and facelifts vie for attention. Here are five top picks for utes to buy around $50,000. There are plenty of different utes on the market but here we’re looking at the top deals for tricked-up dual-cab utes on the market

Practical Motoring 8 Read More
77%
05 Mar 2021

2021 Nissan Navara Review

Our independent 2021 Nissan Navara review in Australia, including price, specs, interior, ride and handling, safety and score. Nissan’s current D23 generation Navara has been with us since 2015 and in that time it has had a few revisions though nothing as significant as this MY21 facelift. Borrowing styling cues

2 Read More
25 Feb 2021

Nissan X-Trail MY21 gains Apple CarPlay/Android Auto

Before Nissan upgrades to a new generation X-Trail, SUV buyers are treated to an improved current offering. Updated on a new price guide from Nissan for MY21 X-Trail. Nissan has added some nice new tech to its stalwart SUV that also sees a slight bump in price. However, it does

0 Read More
05 Feb 2021

Flash new Nissan Pathfinder expands its appeal

Nissan’s big SUV to walk a new path, revealing a comprehensive overhaul in almost every facet. Nissan’s new seven (and even eight) seat Pathfinder will launch with broader appeal to those looking at a large SUV. Over the current model, which is certainly aging and near its end, the new

2 Read More
01 Feb 2021

2022 Nissan Pathfinder teased just before full unveil

Nissan’s new seven-seat SUV contender is ready to be fully unveiled. Nissan will soon reveal the next-generation Pathfinder, the follow-up to a model that is certainly getting along. And without a doubt, this new model looks set to significantly upgrade the stakes in its favour with a drastically restyled look

1 Read More
68%
05 Jan 2021

2021 Nissan Qashqai Midnight Edition

Our independent 2021 Nissan Qashqai Midnight Edition review in Australia, including price, specs, interior, ride and handling, safety and score. Box-office popularity and critical acclaim don’t always align. Sometimes the biggest cinematic hits fall foul of the critics, leaving hearts of the masses and bums on seats to outweigh the

Trent Giunco 1 Read More
08 Dec 2020

New 2021 Nissan Qashqai interior previewed

New Nissan Qashqai moves upmarket with exclusive features and tech for the segment. Nissan has revealed what’s inside the new third0generation Qashqai, the Japanese manufacturer showing us images and detailing the cabin for the upcoming crossover SUV. Bringing a more practical interior design with better packaging and new technology, the

0 Read More
30 Nov 2020

Nissan Navara-based X-Terra would be great here

While sharp new styling bolsters the appeal of Nissan X-Terra, an Australian introduction remains doubtful. Nissan has unveiled the X-Terra, or Terra as it is known in some markets, for 2021. The facelift is considerable and it brings better tech plus an interior refresh. It’s also built in both left

0 Read More
18 Nov 2020

Carlos Ghosn details secret mission to flee Japan

Ex-Nissan and Renault boss Carlos Ghosn explains how he hid in a music speaker case to escape charges in Japan. Carlos Ghosn continues to claim innocence against charges brought against him by former Nissan executives and has now detailed exactly how he fled Japan. “There’s a good phrase in English

Practical Motoring 2 Read More
05 Nov 2020

Nissan Navara PRO-4X walkaround video

We take a walkaround of the new Navara PRO-4X flagship tough ute.  

0 Read More
05 Nov 2020

New Nissan Navara and PRO-4X flagship revealed

New 2021 Nissan Navara unveiled with all-new PRO-4X, facelifted looks and plenty of upgrades. Nissan has now fully unveiled the new Navara which brings upgrades, new tech and an all-new top-spec PRO-4X flagship tough-look ute into the mix. A facelift on the current-generation model, the new Navara appearance will homogenise

0 Read More