Sports hatches have always found a devoted audience in Australia. Performance enthusiasts, as well as drivers who look for a little more excitement from their daily commute have turned to the hot hatch as a way to get their thrills without blowing the budget on a luxury sportscar.
We test-drove the first of Holden’s new European-flavoured models to see what the Germans have brought to the table.
When you start planning a long drive with the family, most people will look at it as getting from A to B in as quickly, safely and hassle-free as possible.
But by taking a few steps to plan the finer details of your trip, you can save yourself time, money and make the most out of your drive.
Capped Price Servicing programs are pretty standard nowadays, but when you’re Australia’s biggest selling car brand, it helps to have a program that makes sure that your first years of ownership are trouble free.
When you buy anything, especially a large purchase such as a car, you expect it to be yours entirely.
But how do you know, especially if you’re buying second-hand from a private buyer, that the car they’re selling you is exactly what they say it is?
Getting into a car crash can be stressful, never mind if it is serious enough to cause injuries.
In order to give yourself and your passengers the best chance of staying safe, here’s a rundown of things to know in case of an accident.
Safety technology in cars has become drastically cheaper and more reliable over the years.
What was once only available in the most luxurious cars is now standard in your everyday driver. We took a look at the best new safety technology that’s on the market.
Around 10 years ago, SUVs suddenly became the go-to vehicle, as car buyers demanded more space, more comfort, more versatility and a more commanding driving position.
The seven-seat SUV allowed drivers to include the family plus some more, and the models quickly grew among car buyers who didn’t want to compromise space or ability in their cars.
We got out and about in the all-new 2015 Kia Sorento Platinum to test whether the new model can beat the competition in a hotly contested segment.
With tax time rolling around, June is often the best time to get into a new car.
Walkinshaw is a name that is synonymous with track success, high performance, a heritage built on motorsport legend and an unrivalled pedigree.
As an authorised Walkinshaw Performance Agent, Motorama Holden Springwood have forged a partnership with Walkinshaw Performance to create the ultimate performance vehicles.
One of the biggest questions many car owners have is when the best time to transition to their next car is.
You might be unclear as to what’s an appropriate value for your car, when your next major service will be due (and how much that will cost), as well trying to get a firm price for out of warranty repairs. All these factors make it confusing to work out a resale value that is realistic for buyers, but won’t leave you high and dry without a car.