New Hyundai Santa Fe ditches front-wheel drive, V6 engine

New Hyundai Santa Fe ditches front-wheel drive, V6 engine

Posted: Aug 31, 2012

Hyundai’s new Santa Fe will be in showrooms across Australia shortly and it will sport only four-cylinder diesel and petrol engines, and four-wheel drive.

Revised Volvo XC60 gains road sign recognition

Revised Volvo XC60 gains road sign recognition

Posted: Aug 30, 2012

Volvo has added road sign recognition and automatic high beams to the XC60’s optional equipment list, along with a new diesel engine option.

All Volkswagen Passats to feature sat nav from September 2012

All Volkswagen Passats to feature sat nav from September 2012

Posted: Aug 28, 2012

All Volkswagen Passats that arrive in Australia from September 2012 will come fitted with the company’s excellent RNS510 satellite navigation system.

Toyota Auris ad with topless transgender model: good or bad?

Toyota Auris ad with topless transgender model: good or bad?

Posted: Aug 28, 2012

Thanks to an ad with a twist, Toyota Japan has created a stir for its new Auris (Corolla) hatch. Is it The Crying Game or just shock for shock’s sake?

Porsche 911 Carrera 4 and 4S pump iron, lose weight

Porsche 911 Carrera 4 and 4S pump iron, lose weight

Posted: Aug 27, 2012

The latest in Porsche’s never-ending cavalcade of new models are the four-wheel drive Carrera 4 and 4S versions of the new 911 (model number 991).