About us

We’re the destination for cars in Australia. Find out what makes us different

Australia’s best source for motoring news

The team at Drive are dedicated to offering the best car experience in Australia. From the industry leading Journalists that provide you with the honest and reliable reviews and news, to our concierge team that help connect you with our accredited dealers, we’re all here to make finding your next car easy.

Travelling the globe to bring you the latest stories

Travelling the globe to bring you the latest stories

Our teams are based in Melbourne and Sydney, but to deliver the latest car news and reviews our journalists travel around Australia and the world to deliver industry leading coverage of upcoming car releases and breaking motoring news. Whether our Journos are putting a new Ferrari through its paces on the German Autobarn or taking a family SUV for a spin through suburban Sydney streets, we’re focused on creating articles that you love to read and that give you all the information you need when considering which car to buy.

A team driven to support your car journey

A team driven to support your car journey

Our concierge and dealer teams work extremely hard to make sure your online car journey is as smooth as possible. That’s why we’ve spent so much time creating a network of accredited dealers that can be relied upon to get you the best deal, and it’s also why we’ve created a unique concierge team that is here to offer experienced insight and support when you need it.

We’re constantly working on keeping the Drive online experience at the leading edge of the industry, which is why you’ll regularly see us introducing new tools and article formats that make reading our content more enjoyable and finding the perfect new car easier.

The executive team

Drive is led by some of the most experienced names in Australia’s car industry. And with their dedication to delivering the highest quality car journey, Drive will continue to provide a superior experience to our readers.

Chairman Shane Pettiona

Having been one of the founding members of Australia’s online car industry, Shane has led some of Australia’s biggest car platforms to success.

CEO Chris Polites

With extensive experience in both Australia’s car and tech industries, Chris brings a wealth of knowledge and passion for excellence to the Drive team.

Editor in Chief Andrew Maclean

As the leading name in Australia’s motor journalism industry, Andrew is trusted to deliver the highest quality of editorial in the country.

Watch this space, Drive is changing how Australia experiences cars.