Motoring News

Wed 11 Dec 2019

How to save thousands on a new car

How to save thousands on a new car

Buying a new car can be an expensive and stressful experience, but there is a little used resource that is free and could save you big time.

Commodore fans express shock at axing

premium_icon Commodore fans express shock at axing

Local Holden Commodore fans and owners have expressed their shock at the axing of the Australian favourite.

Why Holden had to dump Commodore

premium_icon Why Holden had to dump Commodore

Once Australia’s favourite car, the Commodore fell on hard times as buyer tastes shifted. Now the legend is no more, as Holden focuses on SUVs and utes.

Tue 10 Dec 2019

Tesla boss takes off in new ute

Tesla boss takes off in new ute

Tesla founder Elon Musk has been filmed fleeing the scene after recklessly knocking over a sign in his company’s weird new Cybertruck.

An Aussie motoring icon bites the dust as Holden sales drop

premium_icon An Aussie motoring icon bites the dust as Holden sales drop

It was Australia’s favourite car for 15 years straight, but the closure of the local plant began a downward spiral for the once-beloved nameplate.

Mon 9 Dec 2019

The value-packed ute with a point of difference

The value-packed ute with a point of difference

The family takes Mitsubishi’s Triton GLX+ on a road trip.

Impatience can lead to the naughty list

Impatience can lead to the naughty list

Insurance figures have revealed a notable increase in incidents at shopping centre car parks around this time.

Aussies drive better with a pavlova than a child

premium_icon Aussies drive better with a pavlova than a child

Australian drivers are very confident with their driving abilities — but when tested on driving with a Christmas pavlova and their own children, the outcome was...

Fri 6 Dec 2019

Finally there’s a hybrid car Australians will want to own

premium_icon Finally there’s a hybrid car Australians will want to own

Electric cars might be good for the planet, but they drive away buyers with their price tag and nerdiness. Until now. A hybrid has won our Car of the Year.

Australia’s best new car revealed

Australia’s best new car revealed

News Corp Australia has crowned the best new car to arrive this year after an extensive eight week testing process whittled 21 cars down to one.

Thu 5 Dec 2019

Young drunk driver: ‘I’m lucky to be standing here today’

premium_icon Young drunk driver: ‘I’m lucky to be standing here today’

Drank Coronas and Jack Daniels, smoke marijuana, drove without headlights into a gully.

Mon 2 Dec 2019

Toowoomba man’s link to car racing legacy

premium_icon Toowoomba man’s link to car racing legacy

Toowoomba’s Tony Murphy felt a personal connection to the new movie Ford vs Ferrari.

Fri 29 Nov 2019

The best new cars of 2019 revealed

premium_icon The best new cars of 2019 revealed

Sports cars, sedans and hybrids make the final cut, but it’s SUVs that dominated the field in this year’s Car of the Year awards.

Wed 27 Nov 2019

New ‘no warning’ road cameras to be switched on

New ‘no warning’ road cameras to be switched on

From Sunday, motorists who use their phone while driving run the risk of being caught out by new mobile detection cameras.

Insane $17m truck’s crazy feature

Insane $17m truck’s crazy feature

This one of a kind big rig that took seven years to build was recently sold in Saudi Arabia for a cool $17 million, and there are some crazy features.

Tue 26 Nov 2019

Potential devastating danger of Tesla ute

Potential devastating danger of Tesla ute

Tesla’s new Cybertruck ute has turned more than a few heads with its out there design and quirky features, but there is a hidden danger for other road users.

Mon 25 Nov 2019

Shock response to ‘bizarre’ Tesla ute

Shock response to ‘bizarre’ Tesla ute

Some onstage fails at its official unveiling and a weird design that looks like no other ute haven’t put off Tesla fans looking for their own.

New Kia SUV could become brand’s biggest seller

New Kia SUV could become brand’s biggest seller

Those willing to splurge are rewarded with a small SUV that is big on value and performance.

Huge demand for Tesla’s new Cybertruck

Huge demand for Tesla’s new Cybertruck

Tesla and Elon Musk have revealed the world’s most controversial ute, with the futuristic pick-up truck unlike anything you’ve ever seen on the road.

Sun 24 Nov 2019

Watch Musk’s ‘bulletproof’ truck crack

Watch Musk’s ‘bulletproof’ truck crack

Elon Musk was left embarrassed while demonstrating Tesla’s first “bulletproof” truck after a metal ball smashed the glass. SEE THE VIDEO HERE

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