Motoring News

Sat 19 Jan 2019

What mid-size SUV is best for towing?

What mid-size SUV is best for towing?

MEDIUM SUVs are becoming the default vehicle of choice for much of Australia because of their versatility but not all were created equal.

Fri 18 Jan 2019

New car discounts go next level

New car discounts go next level

A slowing new car market is good news for buyers with huge savings available across many brands and popular models.

FIRST DRIVE: Kia brandishes two new sporting heroes

FIRST DRIVE: Kia brandishes two new sporting heroes

The Kia Cerato GT is challenging in the "warm hatch” market, while the Picanto GT is aimed at the inner city for those with a need for speed.

Hyundai reveals hardcore racer to showcase coupe performance

Hyundai reveals hardcore racer to showcase coupe performance

Feisty new coupe is just the latest tyre-frying model from the South Korean maker’s growing N performance brand.

New Jeep Wrangler arrives in Australia with big price rise

New Jeep Wrangler arrives in Australia with big price rise

American brand’s off-road warrior arrives in Australia with a steep price rise but it still misses some vital equipment.

Thu 17 Jan 2019

Ford and Volkswagen to team up to build utes

Ford and Volkswagen to team up to build utes

Australia’s second most popular vehicle will form the basis of a new two-make ute offensive.

Ford reveals most powerful Mustang yet

Ford reveals most powerful Mustang yet

New street-legal pony car will have supercar beating performance thanks to a supercharged V8.

Tue 15 Jan 2019

Our fines among world’s most expensive

Our fines among world’s most expensive

Australian motorists get slugged with some of the highest speeding fines in the world — but spare a thought for drivers in these countries.

Mon 14 Jan 2019

BMW unveils new tech leader as motoring ditches old gear

BMW unveils new tech leader as motoring ditches old gear

THE German maker has loaded up its vital new 3 Series with a range of cutting-edge tech to make life easier for drivers.

Man to buy Mustang after instant $50,000 win

Man to buy Mustang after instant $50,000 win

A Goodna man is racing straight to the car yard to buy a Mustang after discovering he won one of the top prizes of $50,000 on an Instant Scratch-Its ticket.

Sun 13 Jan 2019

It’s the great Aussie debate: Ute or Pick-up?

It’s the great Aussie debate: Ute or Pick-up?

TRADIE and family favourites dominate the sales charts but what should we call them? “Light commercial” doesn’t cut it

Sat 12 Jan 2019

Plug-in Mini’s more mean than green

Plug-in Mini’s more mean than green

THE first electric Mini packs supercar running gear, is super-quick — but isn’t super-economical.

Fri 11 Jan 2019

Scratchie winner to buy mustang

Scratchie winner to buy mustang

THE Ipswich man kept the winning ticket in his "jock draw for safe keeping" until he could claim it.

Thu 10 Jan 2019

Staggering cost of owning a car and ways to save

Staggering cost of owning a car and ways to save

Buying a new car is only the beginning of the drain on your finances. You’ll be shocked at the cost of keeping one on the road.

Is this the worst car interior ever?

Is this the worst car interior ever?

The inside of this electric car is sure to turn heads but it could also be the most impractical and even dangerous cabin ever designed.

Wed 9 Jan 2019

CES reveals the massive changes coming to your car

CES reveals the massive changes coming to your car

Car makers have crashed the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas with head-turning technology that will transform your daily commute.

Insane Aussie race car to be made street-legal

Insane Aussie race car to be made street-legal

The new Brabham hypercar already costs millions but if you want to drive on public roads you will have to shell out even more.

Mercedes CLA has you looking good outside and relaxed inside

Mercedes CLA has you looking good outside and relaxed inside

The new Mercedes-Benz CLA coupe isn’t just a mode of transport it is now your own personal assistant and uses innovative ways to bust stress levels.

Tue 8 Jan 2019

Hyundai unveils crazy car with legs at CES

Hyundai unveils crazy car with legs at CES

Whacky new concept looks like a joke but it has a deadly serious application that could save lives in the future.

Harley-Davidson’s surprising new bike is a real livewire

Harley-Davidson’s surprising new bike is a real livewire

American motorcycle maker Harley-Davidson is known for its loud, obnoxious machines but its newest addition has done a complete 180.

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