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BMW’s Z4 Roadster rocks a sexy Aussie look

Two-seater roadsters are all about the thrill of - and passion for - driving, delivering to those in the cockpit all the dynamics from outside, whether the roof’s down or not. The all-new BMW Z4 delivers on this in spades and throws the challenge down...
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Maserati delivers the goods with new Trofeo Collection

Electrification is inevitable for cars, so I’m taking every opportunity to create experiences in and collect memories of automotive technology I have grown up loving. Top of that list is the sheer diving pleasure of a whip-fast internal combustion machine, the latest iteration of which...
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Lamborghini Huracán EVO a luxury sports car with brains

Madam Wheels has been accused of being unfairly critical of Lamborghini in the past, with ride comfort in the stiff-suspension vehicles a top-line issue. But that all changed with the introduction of the Raging-Bull brand’s first high-riding off-roader, the spectacular Urus. The “super” SUV seamlessly...
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Lamborghini Urus Charges Towards Legendary Status

LAMBORGHINI'S are standout cars in any crowd, with their super-sport DNA and branding drawn from ancient mythology. But put the raging-bull badge on to Australia’s favored sports-utility form and paint it bright yellow, then attention becomes unavoidable. So Madam Wheels discovered within hours of collecting...
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Project 8 Propels Jaguar Into The ‘Seriously Fast’ Lane

VICTORIA’S sinister speed cameras have become an occupational hazard for Madam Wheels, given their full-throttle roll out into low-speed zones across Melbourne. So, imagine my delight recently when I was given permission to absolutely punch the accelerator in a high-performance car to reach speeds of up...
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From The City To The Country In Porsche’s New Macan S

QANTAS’ Valet car park is home to a pretty impressive lineup of vehicles most days of the week. But when Porsche decides to use it as the start point of a drive event, things get switched up a notch. So it was early this week...
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Mercedes Wagon By Name, Chameleon By Nature

IT’S no secret that Madam Wheels is partial to a sports wagon. Any wagon, really, provided it has everything on board to bridge the gap between well-appointed daily-drive and an adventurous life. The current crop of luxury wagon offerings do just that, earning ticks to...
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Mercedes’ CLS 450 Offers Full-Time Comfort Mode

There something quite magnificent about slipping into a well-made leather car seat, hearing the pleasing thud of the door closing and rolling away to the sound of silence. It’s relaxing, but also grounding which was exactly the salve Madam Wheels needed after something of a...
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Bentley Bentayga: a true ruby-in-the-rough

Children may not appreciate the effort that goes into fitting out a half-a-million-dollar car. But when the rear cabin includes a detachable infotainment system and remote-controlled movie setup, they quickly sit up in their fluted Burnt Oak-leather seats and take notice. So we discovered when...
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