Motoring News

Fri 15 Feb 2019

‘What do you do here?’ Ricciardo’s awkward first day at Renault

‘What do you do here?’ Ricciardo’s awkward first day at...

Renault posted a parody of Daniel Ricciardo’s first day as the Australian admits he is unsure if F1’s rule changes will aid him at all this season.

Major consequences of huge Ricciardo war

Major consequences of huge Ricciardo war

Daniel Ricciardo was all smiles at Renault’s season launch but that hid the true nature of the critical fallout from his upcoming fight.

Confusing road rule sparks wild debate

Confusing road rule sparks wild debate

What was meant to be a fun road rules quiz has proved so divisive the motoring organisation that posted it has told users to “keep it civil”.

Car dealers overstocked and slash 2018-plate vehicles

Car dealers overstocked and slash 2018-plate vehicles

Car dealers are overstocked with 2018-plated vehicles giving potential buyers the chance to save thousands on a new ride.

Thu 14 Feb 2019

Car crash scam targets vulnerable Aussies

Car crash scam targets vulnerable Aussies

As if being involved in a car accident wasn’t stressful enough, now drivers are being warned to watch for scammers taking advantage of crash victims.

Get to the supermarket, fast! BMW's fire-breathing SUV pair

Get to the supermarket, fast! BMW's fire-breathing SUV pair

German brand reveals details of new high-performance SUVs and Australia is in line to receive the most powerful of the lot.

Tested: Audi's RS5 Sportback practical semi-supercar

Tested: Audi's RS5 Sportback practical semi-supercar

Audi’s new four-door coupe is one of the quickest cars on the road but it falls behind some of its rivals in some key areas.

Wed 13 Feb 2019

Honda unveils electric baby ute

Honda unveils electric baby ute

Battery-powered pick-up developed with an Italian design school promises to save the environment and will be your friend.

Upgraded best-selling small SUV revealed ahead of Geneva

Upgraded best-selling small SUV revealed ahead of Geneva

Japanese brand’s ageing SUV is in line for some major updates but one possible advancement could make it even more popular than ever.

Little-known road rule angers NSW motorists

Little-known road rule angers NSW motorists

A campaign to educate motorcyclists about a misunderstood road rule is under fire with drivers saying it can never be done safely.

Tue 12 Feb 2019

Extreme look for new Toyota Supra TRD

Extreme look for new Toyota Supra TRD

Toyota’s fastest car set to become even more extreme with carbon fibre bodywork likely to push its price beyond $100,000.

Mon 11 Feb 2019

McLaughlin reveals Mustang livery as title defence nears

McLaughlin reveals Mustang livery as title defence nears

Defending champion Scott McLaughlin has unveiled the new Ford Mustang the DJR Team Penske star hopes he can steer to back-to-back Supercars crowns.

Maserati unleashes V6 petrol version of the Levante SUV

Maserati unleashes V6 petrol version of the Levante SUV

Big is all the rage at Maserati as the Italian luxury maker wants to keep true to its values and offer a V6 engine or bigger.

Go against the flow with a wagon instead of an expensive SUV

Go against the flow with a wagon instead of an expensive SUV

Buy a prestige SUV that never goes off-road — or get a luxe wagon that looks equally classy at the golf club

Best car options for a tiny garage

Best car options for a tiny garage

Wanted: A hatch to fit in a very small garage — the turning circle has to be tight and rear vision good

Fri 8 Feb 2019

Truck driver’s $54m lawsuit dismissed

Truck driver’s $54m lawsuit dismissed

A truck driver’s $54 million lawsuit against two South Australian transport companies has been dismissed, exonerating them of alleged breaches of contract,...

Range Rover's wolf in sheep’s clothing with a pumping V8

Range Rover's wolf in sheep’s clothing with a pumping V8

It may look like your average luxury SUV but 63,900 hours of work and new hardware make it much more.

Mitsubishi’s tough new Triton ready to fight Toyota HiLux

Mitsubishi’s tough new Triton ready to fight Toyota HiLux

Japanese brand’s new workhorse ute trumps its rivals — the Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger — in a number of all-important areas, but one particular change could make...

COMPARISON TEST: The best mid-size SUV revealed

COMPARISON TEST: The best mid-size SUV revealed

The medium SUV market is one of the most competitive and popular in the country and a range of new flagship models bridge the gap between mainstream and luxury.

Tue 5 Feb 2019

Call to change controversial road rule

Call to change controversial road rule

A rule that could hit drivers with a $448 fine has been slammed as doing more harm than good. Now organisations are calling for it to be changed.

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