Motoring Advice

Five top travel destinations to share the drive this Easter

Long road trips down-south, up-north or anywhere else, can be pretty tiring for one driver.We look at five top travel destinations this Easter and how long it really takes to get there from Perth.

New car review: Hyundai Tucson

Hyundai has changed its mind a couple of times with the Tucson.

It first arrived on the market here in 2004 and continued until 2010, when Hyundai’s small SUV was renamed the ix35.

Now, the ix35 badge has been discarded and the Tucson badge has come back for an encore.

Car review – 2016 Kia Sorento Platinum

With its new Sorento, Kia has joined the big players in the seven-seater SUV market. It’s bigger inside and out, chock full of features and value, and is noticeably more refined.

New car review: Toyota Hilux 4×4 twin cab

This is the most important new vehicle Toyota has launched in Australia in the past decade.

When it was finally discontinued in September 2015, the 10-year old model was still maintaining market share, but only just. This new one was well overdue.

New car review: Jaguar XE

When the Indian vehicle manufacturing giant Tata took over Jaguar and Land Rover from Ford in 2008, major changes followed.

The ensuing years saw a raft new Jaguars launched, including the XJ, F-Type and now, the XE. The new F-Pace SUV is also due to arrive in Australia in July.