Ford Kuga takes Sydney

Doesn’t matter if you ask a local of a lifetime or a visitor from another city, the Sydney roadways are a nightmare. But then again, you ask what makes it better and they all say it comes down to what you drive, not how. Enter the Ford Kuga Titanium, one of the sexiest looking Fords I’ve ever driven that […]

Driving the Honda Jazz

Got car, will drive. The weekend was a perfect excuse to down tools and disappear for a night, taking Honda’s latest instalment of its renowned Jazz model automatic car to the roads, paying the luscious and reclusive Daylesford and Hepburn Springs region a visit. If you read our Valentine’s Day weekend away guide, you’ll see […]

A Valentine’s Day weekend like no other: explore Daylesford and Hepburn Springs, Victoria


With Valentine’s Day weekend but four days away, those of us who’re a little bit slower in getting off the mark need to get cracking. We feel for you, and so, have put together – with the great help of our friends at Honda and the tourism operations of the Daylesford & Macedon Ranges – […]

Audi’s $25 Million New Showroom

Audi SQ7

With a crowd that filled the new Audi showroom in Melbourne to the walls and beyond, Audi Australia reopened its central Melbourne showroom recently, to the tune of a $25 million redevelopment. This has shot this showroom in particular, but Audi Australia onto the main stage of global car retail, reinventing the showroom and giving […]

Maserati’s Centennial Celebrations

Illuminating Bennelong in Sydney in the signature blue tinge of the Maserati namesake, the luxury Italian car maker celebrated its centenary year in lavish style recently. Bringing its distinct flair, style and luxurious atmosphere around the brand, Maserati craned in their newly launched Ghibli S and GranCabrio MC Centennial Edition into the Sydney Opera House to […]

Driving the Ford Kuga

The perfect combination of puffy, cushiony comfort and enough guts to outrun the most slick of wank-mobiles, the Ford Kuga is – or was, that is to say – my new best friend. A testament to the idea that Ford hasn’t lost any of its gusto for making cars over the past decade or so, […]

Maserati Centenary

It’s not often I liken sexiness to something inanimate, but when it comes to the Maserati centenary GranTourismo MC Stradale and GranCabrio MC Centennial editions, it’s hard to not. In celebration of the Maserati centenary, the two cars will be welcomed to Australia and will come our way by the end of the year. Due […]

The Formula 1 Watch

It’s the season for rev heads around the world to juice-up and get their rubber on with the formula 1 race season travelling the world over. Due soon to arrive in Melbourne, the Formula 1 race track is a global one, attracting a bigger audience than most other public sporting events, dwarfed only by the […]

Alfredo Gonzales meets MINI

By Holly Thomas.  Alfredo Gonzales, the man the myth the legend… The motto is “Good Life Gonzales Life”, the product is lifestyle socks and boy does he do it well. The idea of the lifestyle sock is just exactly that, socks for everyone, for every walk of life with the range modelled by hipsters to […]

Test driving the MINI Paceman

When the open road beckons, a weekend out of the hustle and bustle that is Melbourne calls and the rev of a Cooper S MINI invites you to the driver seat, naturally, you go with it. So that’s what I did when MINI Australia offered their latest addition to the MINI family of seven, the […]

Honda Insight VTi review: the inner city car you need


I’ve never been on a road trip. So when the people at Honda offered up a brand new 2012 Honda Insight VTi car with a full tank of petrol and their permission to take the beauty anywhere I liked for a week, how could I not accept? Funnily enough, their offering of the car came-up […]