30 Oct 2015

The benefits of servicing a new car with non-dealers

Most mechanics advertise log book services that won’t affect your new car warranty… We dive into the age-old dealer vs non-dealer car servicing debate. Most new car dealers, even some car makers too, are happy to peddle the idea that only an authorised service outlet can perform logbook servicing. And there’s a slight

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2015 Toyota Fortuner Crusade 90%
22 Oct 2015

2016 Toyota Fortuner review

Marcus Craft’s launch-based 2016 Toyota Fortuner review with pricing, specs, ride and handling, safety, verdict and rating.

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Tony Bosworth on the launch of the Fiat 131
23 Jul 2015

A motoring writer’s life: Fiat 131 Mirafiori launch

Tony Bosworth writes about the launch of the Fiat 131 Mirafiori and how two journos mistook a … ah, no, better not spoil it.

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2015 Ford Mondeo Trend car review 85%
03 Jul 2015

2015 Ford Mondeo Trend review

Practical Motoring’s 2015 Ford Mondeo Trend review with pricing, specs, ride and handling, safety, verdict and rating.

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Tyre's need to be replaced every few years, no matter how worn, or not, they are. Here's your chance to win $500 towards a new set of rubber courtesy of Goodyear Autocare.
07 Apr 2015

Win $500 worth of car tyres – winner announced

Practical Motoring and Goodyear Autocare have announced the winner for their ‘Win $500 worth of car tyres’ competition.

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Hyundai Santa Cruz could enter production
18 Mar 2015

Hyundai Santa Cruz could enter production

A senior Hyundai R&D director has suggested the Hyundai Santa Cruz concept could lead to a production version, although there are still “hurdles” to overcome…

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Is Mitsubishi teasing the 2016 Outlander?
13 Mar 2015

2016 Mitsubishi Outlander teased?

Mitsubishi has released a teaser image of a new model which is widely believed to show the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander.

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Opel Zafira spied in Melbourne
06 Mar 2015

Opel Zafira spied in HSV’s carpark: Melbourne

The hinted at since 2013 arrival Down Under of the Opel Zafira, that brand’s compact people mover, might be back on the cards with one spotted in a Melbourne carpark shared by HSV.

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2015 BMW X5 M and X6 M revealed
23 Feb 2015

2015 BMW X5M and X6M price and details revealed

BMW has released pricing for the 2015 BMW X5M and X6M ahead of their local launch later this year, with prices starting from $185,900 (+ORC).

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Morgan supercar teased
17 Feb 2015

Morgan Motor Company teases new ‘supercar’

British car maker, Morgan, has teased a short video of its new ‘supercar’ to be revealed at the Geneva Motor Show in March.

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2017 Jeep Wrangler to keep solid axles
16 Feb 2015

2017 Jeep Wrangler will keep solid axles – report

The 2017 Jeep Wrangler will be significantly more modern than it is now, but it’ll still run solid axles which should keep off-roaders happy.

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kia trailster e-AWD concept
09 Feb 2015

Kia Trailster e-AWD concept teased

Kia will, this week, take the wraps off its e-AWD Trailster concept at the Chicago Motor Show but don’t expect an off-roader.

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2015 Suzuki Celerio recalled before local launch
03 Feb 2015

2015 Suzuki Celerio recalled before local launch

The 2015 Suzuki Celerio has been recalled one day after its press launch in the UK due to brake failure during emergency brake testing by Autocar.

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Why I bought a 1991 Ford Capri
15 Nov 2014

Owner : Why I bought a 1991 Ford Capri

Reader Phil Martin got plenty of raised eyebrows when he talked to mates about buying a 1991 Ford Capri – he explains why he bought it and why he loves it so much.

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Isuzu Motorsports finishes strongly at 2014 Australasian Safari
29 Sep 2014

Isuzu Motorsports finishes strongly at Oz Safari

The 2014 Australasian Safari has been run and won, with Isuzu Motorsports claiming three class wins including a first in the production class.

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