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2018 Ford Mustang revealed
18 Jan 2017

2018 Ford Mustang revealed

The 2018 Ford Mustang has been revealed overnight boasting more powerful engines, new suspension technology and a customisable digital instrument cluster.

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Courtesy of J.Mohr Photography 2017 
18 Jan 2017

When a woman goes to Summernats…

“Gee, you’re brave …” that’s what the majority of friends, family and colleagues said, when I told them I was going back to Summernats. Alone.

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17 Jan 2017

What will it take to stop us killing ourselves on the roads?

Another Christmas holiday season, another wave of Australian families impacted by the tragedy of our – increasing – road toll.

Jane Speechley 8 Read More
17 Jan 2017

Reader help: What precautions do I need to take when driving my Discovery Sport on a beach?

Last time it was a BMW on a beach, now it’s a Land Rover Discovery Sport…

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2017 Nissan GT-R review by Practical Motoring
16 Jan 2017

We’re writing for people like you… just look at our review of the Nissan GT-R

For proof that practicalmotoring.com.au isn’t your usual car review site, look no further than Alex Rae’s review of the Nissan GT-R.

Paul Horrell 1 Read More
16 Jan 2017

Merging madness: how Australia’s country overtaking lanes can be fixed

The zone at the end of an overtaking lane is where bad things happen, but there is a solution.

Robert Pepper 7 Read More
Aussie Invader
16 Jan 2017

Rosco McGlashan… a bloke in a shed… who loves speed

Rosco McGlashan holds the Australian land speed record and unofficially* holds the world land speed record … but the Australian Tax Office seems to have crushed his dream of hitting 1600km/h.

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Ford GT display showing 'Normal Mode'
14 Jan 2017

All-New Ford GT gets digital instrument display

All-new Ford GT gets a 10.0-inch digital instrument display “previewing the future of Ford vehicles”.

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New Jeep Grand Cherokee is impressive
13 Jan 2017

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles accused of using emissions cheat devices…

The Environmental Protection Agency has accused FCA of using emissions cheat devices in its 3.0-litre turbo-diesels since 2014.

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13 Jan 2017

Friday Five: Do you have the skills to tow a trailer?

Amazingly, there is no license required to tow a trailer in Australia. But if there was…

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