Motoring News

Tue 15 Oct 2019

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.

Owner not happy as Jeep backflips on $50k SUV repair bill

Owner not happy as Jeep backflips on $50k SUV repair bill

Jeep manufacturer has promised to fix a faulty Grand Cherokee but its owners are nervous the car will leave them stranded again.

Wed 25 Sep 2019

New look for unique V8 monster

New look for unique V8 monster

This much-loved heavy-duty four-wheel-drive has received a long overdue update but there’s still a gaping hole in the model line-up.

Tue 24 Sep 2019

Dash cam captures hair-raising freeway near miss

Dash cam captures hair-raising freeway near miss

A truck driver has pulled off a miraculous save on the South Eastern Freeway, stopping a B-double vehicle from flipping over after it destroyed a light pole

Badge snob: How to save $5000 on a ute

Badge snob: How to save $5000 on a ute

A Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger cost about $5000 more than rivals, and these are the three best Aussies buyers should look at if they want to save big cash.

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