Motoring News

Fri 13 Sep 2019

New Land Rover Defender revealed

New Land Rover Defender revealed

The second generation four-wheel drive is the first all-new version since just after the end of WWII and the upgrades need to be seen to be believed.

In Audi’s future, off-roading takes its cues from drones

In Audi’s future, off-roading takes its cues from drones

It looks a little like a lunar rover but this buggy, with its helicopter-like cabin, is a realistic vision of what an electric SUV of the future might look like.

Fri 6 Sep 2019

Brand turns its back on passenger cars

Brand turns its back on passenger cars

In a sign of the times, one of the world’s biggest carmakers has declared it’s no longer interested in selling hatchbacks and sedans in Australia.

Tested: Toyota banishes boredom with sports car hero

Tested: Toyota banishes boredom with sports car hero

The Japanese giant is better known for its range of dependable and family and work vehicles, but its newest arrival dominated at the Phillip Island racetrack.

Wed 4 Sep 2019

Nissan’s reveals game-breaking SUV

Nissan’s reveals game-breaking SUV

The Japanese brand‘s sales have fallen dramatically this year, but Nissan is betting that its new compact SUV will turn around it local fortunes.

Mon 2 Sep 2019

Don’t get in the driver’s seat of a deadly ride

Don’t get in the driver’s seat of a deadly ride

What many drivers forget is that our own vehicles can be dangerous if they’re not properly maintained.

Wed 21 Aug 2019

Meet the next generation of line-haul drivers

Meet the next generation of line-haul drivers

'With this training program, we're able to grow our own team of competent drivers'

Sat 17 Aug 2019

4 drivers on how to fix fatigue laws

4 drivers on how to fix fatigue laws

WITH only days remaining until the NTC's deadline for ideas on how to improve fatigue management in the HVNL, there were just 16 submissions on file.

Mon 12 Aug 2019

Tested: The unlikely muscle car

Tested: The unlikely muscle car

Underneath this hulking exterior of the British brand’s latest family SUV lies the heart of an animal that will leap into action at the touch of a pedal.

This Chinese ute could be destined for the Aussie bush

This Chinese ute could be destined for the Aussie bush

Chinese cars are on the improve with sales increasing in Australia. And now one of the most successful is building a dual-cab ute to battle our favourite cars.

Surprise new car sales success

Surprise new car sales success

It has been a tough year for new car sales. These are the highlights and lowlights of the past month.

Shock moment Tesla explodes after system failure

Shock moment Tesla explodes after system failure

A man and his two children have been left horrified after an ‘autopilot failure’ in their Tesla led to a shocking crash.

Fri 2 Aug 2019

Dealer’s embarrassing dashcam mistake

Dealer’s embarrassing dashcam mistake

Small-time drug dealer Scott Curtis thought he’d got himself out of a sticky situation. That was until police took a look at his dashcam.

Thu 1 Aug 2019

Mercedes’ latest shot in power war

Mercedes’ latest shot in power war

Mercedes has restocked its hot hatch arsenal with an absolute weapon. Equipped with the world’s most powerful four-cylinder that produces mind bending performance.

Wed 31 Jul 2019

The cars buyers don’t want

The cars buyers don’t want

Car makers are spending billions of dollars every year developing this new technology but it appears that buyers simply don’t want it.

Tue 30 Jul 2019

New tyres can produce electricity

New tyres can produce electricity

A simple device will have a huge effect on how your car operates with the potential for even further game changing innovation down the track.

Classic James Bond car’s massive price tag

Classic James Bond car’s massive price tag

One of the most famous movie cars of all time is headed to auction next month and it comes with a mammoth price and some cool gadgets.

Mon 29 Jul 2019

Reborn classic Porsche’s big secret

Reborn classic Porsche’s big secret

The original Porsche that spawned the vaunted 911 is back, but not all is as it appears with more than one big secret hiding underneath the classy exterior.

Car ownership: GoGet v Uber v buy own vehicle

Car ownership: GoGet v Uber v buy own vehicle

Is owning your own car worth it or is just catching an Uber or renting a GoGet the better option? The results may surprise you.

Fri 26 Jul 2019

Check out the new SUV that will be hot property this year

Check out the new SUV that will be hot property this year

The South Korean brand is about to get a huge boost in Australia as an all-important new model is set to arrive putting rival brands on notice.

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