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22 Feb 2021

2021 Mercedes-AMG E63 S 4Matic+ Review

Our independent 2021 Mercedes-AMG E63 S review in Australia, including price, specs, interior, ride and handling, safety and score. The E63 S sedan is the only variant available in Australia, where some markets get a wagon and the option of a non-S model with 420kW and 750Nm. Power outputs are

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18 Feb 2021

What to do when a tyre blows out

Those four wheels on the road are the crucial connection that keeps you safe when moving. Of course, despite being so dearly important, most people never think about what to do if one were to blow… A lot of drivers talk about what to do if a kangaroo jumps out

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15 Feb 2021

Original 1933 Velocette MAC 350 up for auction

An original condition war-era British 350cc motorbike is up for auction. Up for grabs is a very early model Velocette MAC, built in its first year of production. A reliable single-cylinder motorbike in its day, this sold-as-is example up for auction by Slattery Auctions could be a bargain buy for

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15 Feb 2021

Classic ’62 Jaguar E-Type 3.8L up for auction

A wonderful red on red Jaguar E-Type coupe is going under the gavel at Slattery Auctions. Perfect for a lazy Sunday cruise is this original 1962 Jaguar E-Type coupe, fitted with a coveted 3.8L straight-six engine and red trim interior. Up for auction via Slattery Auctions, this 1962 red Jaguar

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15 Feb 2021

Avida Silverton Motorhome Review

We look at the Avida Silverton motorhome, including a full walk-around of the kitchen, sleeping and bathroom areas, plus a drive. The Silverton is based on a new Mercedes-Benz Sprinter chassis with a comfortable, leather-clad cabin, and is a stylish and very well-appointed motorhome. Available in B and C Type

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2019 BMW M850i Review
13 Feb 2021

What is power (kW) and torque (Nm)?

How many times have you read the word horsepower and had almost no idea what it actually means? We explain the difference between power and torque.

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03 Feb 2021

Lions to dragons: Chinese cars surge as no Holdens sold

Holden sales hit zero and Chinese manufactured cars overtook German in a bonza January new car sales boost. New car sales are surging across the board with Aussies purchasing more cars last month than in many recent Januaries. But things have changed significantly in just a few years according to

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28 Jan 2021

ARB BASE Rack for new Isuzu D-Max, BT-50 and more

An expanded range of racks from ARB brings more accessories to some of the country’s most popular dual-cab utes. ARB has expanded its BASE Rack range with cab racks to suit the new 2020-onward Isuzu D-Max, Mazda BT-50, and the popular Toyota Hilux (2005-2015 and 2015+) and Ford Ranger (2011-on).

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25 Jan 2021

The difference when choosing an SUV vs 4WD

Sports Utility Vehicle or 4WD? SUVs are so popular it seems like you’re not doing family right unless you sell the old wagon/sedan and ‘upgrade’. Sure, some SUVs are bigger than sedans and some wagons, but then again, many SUVs are more like crossovers and make sacrifices compared to a

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25 Jan 2021

How to clean the worst mold and smells from a car

The state of this car is disgusting, and the amount of effort required to clean it is extensive, but it is possible to make this toxic bimmer safe again. Sightly mold inside cars is not common and what we have here is an exceptionally ruined BMW 5 Series thanks to

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19 Jan 2021

Buyers “going crazy” for immaculate Aussie muscle car auction

The ultimate collection of Australian muscle cars is going up for auction – one of them has not even gone through the dealer delivery service, and there’s a GT-HO that’s like brand new. Surely at least one of these cars will bust the $1 million mark when the Ultimate Aussie

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15 Jan 2021

Avida Ceduna Review

We look at the Avida Ceduna motorhome, including a full walk-around of the kitchen, sleeping and bathroom areas, plus a drive. The Ceduna is based on the Iveco 50c chassis with the choice of either the Iveco 45c with diff lock or the Iveco 50c chassis. Multi-terrain pack brings a

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15 Jan 2021

Avida Esperance Review

We look at the Avida Esperance motorhome, including a full walk-around of the kitchen, sleeping and bathroom areas, plus a drive. The Esperance is based on the Iveco 50x-17 chassis and offers a variety of sleeping options, including island and roll down beds in B and C Class layouts. With

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14 Jan 2021

Off-roading without petrol or diesel…

The future of 4×4 is coming. There’s a battle going on between traditionalists (and in many ways, rationalists) that there’s no hybrid replacement for diesel off-roading. Think things like range and economy. Yet there will soon enough be a day that fully-electric 4x4s will be with us. So, how far

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14 Jan 2021

2020 Volkswagen T-Roc Review

Our independent 2020 VW T-Roc review in Australia, including price, specs, interior, ride and handling, safety and score. Volkswagen’s new T-Roc is a great addition to the small SUV crowd. It’s compact yet spacious where it counts, and of course, there’s a lot of contemporary styling to stand out. But

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