Matt Calvitto

The founding father of The Motoring Guru, Matt has been a lifelong car enthusiast and a passionate writer. Back in 2013 when The Motoring Guru was first launched, Matt wanted to combine his two passions whilst offering readers sound motoring advice.

Bertha Benz and The Journey That Changed Everything

In 1888, Bertha Benz changed the world forever in a trip in the world’s first production car, the Benz Patent-Motorwagen

Volvo XC40 T4 Inscription Review

XC40 T4 Inscription trim level gives the Volvo XC40 a posh and sophisticated look and feel

Hyundai Joins Forces with Rimac

Hyundai teams up with Rimac to develop high performance electric N models and Clean Mobility 

Ford Ranger and Mazda BT-50 Recalled

Popular Ford Ranger and Mazda BT-50 utes recalled due to brake issues

Mazda Straight Six Engines and Rear Drive Platforms Coming

Mazda confirms that it’s working on straight six engines, mild hybrids and rear-wheel drive platforms

Benz Reveals X-Class Edition 1

Sinister black highlights and high equipment levels make the X-Class Edition 1 one of Australia’s poshest and most expensive utes

Renault Koleos Life Review

Renault Koleos Life is comfortable, spacious, reasonably equipped, handsome and well-priced

Mitsubishi to Stop Pajero Sales in Japan

Mitsubishi to stop producing Pajero models for the Japanese market

Suzuki Jimny Review

All new Suzuki Jimny brings go anywhere ability, decent equipment levels and an addictive personality wrapped in a retro-styled package.

30km/h Speed Limits a Farce

New 30km/h speed limits are being trialled around inner Melbourne suburbs to reduce collisions. But it’s not all that well thought out, writes Matt Calvitto