Motoring News

Mon 15 Jul 2019

Which small sedan should I buy?

Which small sedan should I buy?

A reader replacing a 16-year-old Corolla is looking for manual sedans. They’re almost unicorns — but they’re great value.

Fri 12 Jul 2019

Tested: World’s favourite electric car

Tested: World’s favourite electric car

The new version of Nissan’s best selling zero-emissions car shows just how to make electric cars mainstream, and the reason will seem very familiar.

Wed 10 Jul 2019

What drove you to buy a new car

What drove you to buy a new car

WHEN it comes to buying a new car, there is one thing Aussies love even more than a bargain — and it might shock you.

Tue 9 Jul 2019

NZ Govt to pay for discounts on cleaner cars

NZ Govt to pay for discounts on cleaner cars

THE New Zealand government has announced a discount of up to $NZ8,000 for zero-emission new vehicles and a fee of up to $NZ3,000 on fuel-guzzling new vehicles.

VW Kombi gets a modern makeover

VW Kombi gets a modern makeover

The Volkswagen Kombi van is one of the most recognisable cars in the world, and now the German brand has updated it for the 21st century

Sun 7 Jul 2019

Tested: Nissan’s tough dual-cab ute

Tested: Nissan’s tough dual-cab ute

The Japanese brand’s workhorse is often overlooked by the nation’s tradies, but the ute is a worthy contender to the bestsellers except for one big flaw.

Thu 4 Jul 2019

New SUV crowned safest car for kids

New SUV crowned safest car for kids

INDEPENDENT testing of the new SUV show that it's the safest car for your loved ones, but there is a big catch for Aussie buyers.

Wed 3 Jul 2019

Bentley’s over the top new SUV

Bentley’s over the top new SUV

THE British brand is chasing cashed up buyers with its classically styled SUV, but Bentley may have gone too far with its latest creation.

Bold plan for Australian highways

Bold plan for Australian highways

An American company has announced an ambitious plan to transform our highways to help solve one of the biggest issues with electric cars.

Tue 2 Jul 2019

Tesla promises fastest car on the planet

Tesla promises fastest car on the planet

Electric car maker’s chief has taken to twitter to announce some outrageous news, but there is a big catch that could come back to bite Tesla.

Mon 1 Jul 2019

Insane muscle car to get even meaner

Insane muscle car to get even meaner

THIS big beefy American muscle car is promising the best of both world’s as a break from convention is set to deliver amazing results.

Sun 30 Jun 2019

Is this Australia’s best family SUV?

Is this Australia’s best family SUV?

TOYOTA is the biggest car maker in the world and the most popular brand in Australia, and this new SUV is a big reason why.

Sat 29 Jun 2019

Riding high in Lexus's ultimate luxe limo

Riding high in Lexus's ultimate luxe limo

Sit back, put your feet up and relax ... this is business-class travel on the road in the Lexus LS500.

Fri 28 Jun 2019

ROAD TEST: The Mercedes-Benz you can have for less than $50k

ROAD TEST: The Mercedes-Benz you can have for less than $50k

This luxury German brand is known for its high-priced machines, but now there is a budget-friendly model. But it is let down in one key area.

Where your car really comes from

Where your car really comes from

Just because your car wears a certain badge doesn’t mean that it is built where you think. Find out where Australia’s most popular cars are really built.

Thu 27 Jun 2019

VW family SUV’s amazing new tech

VW family SUV’s amazing new tech

The German giant’s new SUV is loaded with special equipment and technology, but one game-changing new feature is sure to save lives.

Embarrassing parking fail from RACQ economist

Embarrassing parking fail from RACQ economist

My Friday night was spent retrieving my impounded car from a towing yard.

Surprise rival for luxury car brands

Surprise rival for luxury car brands

MORE and more car brands are looking upwards as they chase lucrative sales. This maker is doing it better than others but there is one area it is found wanting.

Man’s fury at ‘ridiculous’ fine

Man’s fury at ‘ridiculous’ fine

Tim Clover paid for his parking and made sure he didn’t overstay the time allocated but still copped a fine from council. The reason why is astounding.

Wed 26 Jun 2019

BMW signals end of long time luxury feature

BMW signals end of long time luxury feature

The German maker has shown off its future vision for its next hybrid luxury supercar, but the next flagship ditches one feature that has defined luxury cars for...

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