Motoring News

Thu 17 Oct 2019

Australia’s cheapest hybrid debuts

Australia’s cheapest hybrid debuts

New model will make petrol-electric technology more accessible to buyers and offer safety features you won’t find in much more expensive machines.

Wed 16 Oct 2019

What to do after driving your car on the beach

What to do after driving your car on the beach

While the beach is great for the mind and body, it's not good for your car.

Tue 15 Oct 2019

Mass recall: another 80,000 cars

Mass recall: another 80,000 cars

Troubled tech could bring 80,000 car owners in for a second recall to remedy loss in power, preventing cars from restarting.

Old SUV favourite becomes sensible, suave and savvy

Old SUV favourite becomes sensible, suave and savvy

First launched as a genuine little off-roader 25 years ago, the Toyota RAV4 has got bigger and less agile. That happens to the best of us as we get older.

Faulty Jeep costs couple nearly $50K

Faulty Jeep costs couple nearly $50K

A couple’s 11-month battle with Jeep over their new Grand Cherokee Laredo drove them “crazy” and lost them nearly $50,000.

Australia’s 300km/h supercar revealed

Australia’s 300km/h supercar revealed

A CLASSIC Australian sports car is set to return with sleek styling, lightweight technology and thumping V8 powered performance.

Sat 12 Oct 2019

The world’s most desirable electric car

The world’s most desirable electric car

Move over Tesla there is a new kid on the block that is making electric cars cool, but there is a massive issue that is holding it back.

Fri 11 Oct 2019

Mazda recalls more than 35,000 cars

Mazda recalls more than 35,000 cars

Some of our most popular cars have been caught up in a massive recall, that could result in engine failure. SEE IF IT’S YOUR CAR

Thu 10 Oct 2019

Drivers’ crazy behaviour on $4b new road

Drivers’ crazy behaviour on $4b new road

There are warnings “someone could die” on one of Australia’s most modern roads as baffled drivers make dangerous decisions despite changes to the road layout.

Revealed: Nissan’s toughest ute yet

Revealed: Nissan’s toughest ute yet

Australians love tough utes and now Nissan has added another contender to the pile. But one obsessive detail could make it the best yet.

Tue 8 Oct 2019

Supercars worth $6m destroyed in crash

Supercars worth $6m destroyed in crash

Two of the world’s fastest and most expensive supercars have collided in what could be the most costly two car crash in history

Mon 7 Oct 2019

Affordable seven-seater which isn't hard to drive

Affordable seven-seater which isn't hard to drive

When family duties call for two-up, Honda has one of the most affordable seven-seaters on the market in CR-V.

Sat 5 Oct 2019

Australia’s favourite set of wheels

Australia’s favourite set of wheels

The ‘unbreakable’ Toyota HiLux has been the number one seller for the past three years. But does it stack up as a used car buy?

Driver’s $1000 fine for going speed limit

Driver’s $1000 fine for going speed limit

A ute driver has lashed out after being hit with a massive fine and licence disqualification under a new law, despite following the speed limit.

Fri 4 Oct 2019

‘Stop driving now’: 20,000 cars affected

‘Stop driving now’: 20,000 cars affected

The consumer watchdog has urged owners of these 20,000 vehicles to stop driving them “immediately” due to a potentially deadly defect.

Payload pays off for PBS triple rig across Nullarbor

Payload pays off for PBS triple rig across Nullarbor

The big rig handles the east-west run weekly and the specs are tailor-made for both the load and the road.

Reason petrol prices are so high

Reason petrol prices are so high

Petrol prices will hit an 11-year high this long weekend. Here's why filling up your car keeps getting more expensive.

Thu 3 Oct 2019

Shock results in ‘most reliable car’ study

Shock results in ‘most reliable car’ study

Examination of ownership experiences makes for embarrassing reading for some big brands while a surprise star emerges ahead of the pack.

Sat 28 Sep 2019

Basement is where the price is right for Nissan Qashqai

Basement is where the price is right for Nissan Qashqai

Base variant of Nissan's compact SUV range shapes as the most savvy buy.

Fri 27 Sep 2019

SAND DRIVING TIPS: Don't get beached this holiday

SAND DRIVING TIPS: Don't get beached this holiday

It's important you do your research, plan ahead and get the right permits before you set off.

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