Articles by Matt Campbell

Matt Campbell

Matt Campbell

Senior Editor

Matt Campbell has been a part of the automotive media scene for a decade, having started off as an intern at Fairfax Media when he was undertaking his media degree at Macquarie University. From there he established himself at the forefront of online automotive journalism, developing expertise in news, reviews and video. Today, Matt uses his skills at Carsguide, writing and presenting news, reviews and comparisons, while also helping to keep junior members of the team in check. He’s the owner of Australia’s cheapest Volkswagen up!, which he plans to apply unsavoury modifications to. Stay tuned to Oversteer for updates.



The Kia Optima Si is the entry-grade of two models, and it comes in at $33...Read more
The Kia Optima GT model lists at $43,290 plus on-roads - a $1200 price...Read more

The most hardcore Volkswagen Golf GTI ever, the 2019 VW Golf GTI TCR,...Read more

The Volkswagen Amarok V6 ute range is set to be expanded to include a...Read more

The 2019 Volkswagen Golf range is set to be simplified when the updated...Read more

Pricing and specifications for the seven-seat Volkswagen Tiguan...Read more

The 2018 Volkswagen Polo range has seen the addition of an aggressively...Read more

I could use three words to describe this car: Toyota, family, hybrid… A...Read more

The 2018 RAM 1500 pick-up truck will go on sale in Australia from July...Read more

​And that's not all the amazing metal that's on show... ​If you’ve never seen a Bugatti Veyron - one of the most manic and intense and silly and bewildering cars ever made - you have the chance to do exactly that. All...Read more
The Ford Mustang 2018 model is more than just a facelift, this is a...Read more
I do love a wagon. They say to anyone who wants to listen that the person...Read more
The Ford Ranger and Toyota HiLux have a serious rivalry going on in the...Read more
Think about the word ‘functional'. You might notice that there are three...Read more
Active aerodynamics are fascinating, but the Zenvo TSR-S takes the notion of flippy flaps and fins that can help you drive faster to a whole new level. The Zenvo TSR-S features what the company dubs the "Centripetal...Read more

Forget using a charge pad for your smartphone: the future will see...Read more

​The name of the game with this project was to go all out, and so that’s exactly what I did. By buying a set of coilovers from eBay. And I kept with the theme of doing things as cheaply as possible - remember, I bought...Read more

The all-new Audi RS 4 Avant 2018 model has arrived on sale in Australia...Read more

HSV. Tickford. Old racing rivals. Australian performance icons. But wait a...Read more