Tarago. It’s a village a third of the way between Goulbourn and the Australian capital, Canberra, on the eastern side of a seasonal Lake George. Notable for being home to a massive windfarm, it also gifted its name to one of Toyota’s first people movers. Named for the Aussie market, the vehicle seemed to slowly […]Read More 2017 Toyota Tarago Ultima V6: A Wheel Thing Car Review.
Toyota adds another arrow to its Hybrid quiver with the release of the Corolla Hybrid Hatch, alongside the Camry Hybrid and Prius. It’s priced sharply, from $26990 plus ORCs and packs great value into the car thanks to borrowing features from the top of the range ZR. A Wheel Thing checks out the 2017 Toyota […]Read More 2017 Toyota Corolla Hybrid Hatch: A Wheel Thing Car Review.
Toyota Australia confirmed recently that the Aurion nameplate will be dropped and replaced by a Back to the Future nameplate. Camry V6, anyone? However, surrounded by a fleet of SUVs and the evergreen Corolla, what’s left in the tank for the base model nameplate, Altise? A Wheel Thing drives the 2017 Toyota Camry Altise and […]Read More 2017 Toyota Camry Altise: A Wheel Thing Car Review.
The updated Jeep Grand Cherokee range has arrived in Australia, bringing a fresh new look and increased performance, safety and equipment levels to the world’s most awarded SUV. The refreshed range also welcomes the toughest Grand Cherokee ever to Australia in the form of the mighty Trailhawk. Pricing for the updated Grand Cherokee range kicks […]Read More Jeep Grand Cherokee Updated For 2017.
Motor Classifieds promises fee-free car sales listings. When you have a car to sell there are a number of options open to you; you can put a sign on your vehicle and hope for the best, or you can list your car on an online car classifieds site. The trouble is, often these online services […]Read More New Online Car Sales website launched.
The very first Next-Gen Mazda CX-5s have arrived in Australia, prior to their national launch. A two week sea journey from Japan, the first Australian-spec Next-Gen Mazda CX-5s came off the Hiroshima production line in February. With 50 allocated to launch activities, a total of 1,200 Mazda CX-5s will be in the country ahead of […]Read More Extra Zoom-Zoom For Mazda Australia.
Car makers tend to have a vehicle that seems to define what that brand is. Holden has the Commodore and Kingswood, Ford the Falcon, Jaguar the XJ6. For Japanese goliath, Toyota, you can say Land Cruiser and Corolla and it’s the latter that perhaps embodies how a brand can be seen. A Wheel Thing checks out […]Read More 2017 Toyota Corolla Ascent Sedan: A Wheel Thing Car Review.
Lexus released in late 2016 an update to their IS range. It’s available with a two litre turbo petrol, two point five litre petrol with a hybrid system, or a three point five litre V6 and a sole eight speed auto, across three trim levels, being Luxury/F Sport and Luxury Sport. The stylish and sleek […]Read More 2017 Lexus IS200t & 2017 Lexus IS350: A Wheel Thing Car Review.
Kia’s much promised and much talked about Stinger has been officially uneiled at the 2017 Geneva International Car Show. Here’s what Kia had to say: Kia Motors has revealed the full European specification for the new Kia Stinger, a powerful fastback sports sedan. The new Kia Stinger (hereafter Stinger) closely follows the design and engineering […]Read More Geneva Auto Show 2017