26 Dec 2016

Legal country road overtaking is a safety problem

Overtaking and sticking the legal limit on country roads isn’t safe, in fact it’s downright dangerous, but Robert Pepper says he might have a solution.

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The only thing you need to know to be a better driver
26 Dec 2016

European Commission pushing for mandatory new safety technology to be standard

The European Commission is pushing for 19 new ‘life-saving’ technologies to be included as standard on new cars with the aim of halving road deaths by 2020.

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19 Dec 2016

I drove a Tesla … or rather, it drove me (and it can drive you too)

Tesla, just about everyone on the planet has heard of the electric car company and all are in Wizard-of-Oz like awe… Jane Speechely gets her hands on the wheel of a Tesla Model S.

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19 Dec 2016

The case for turning stability control off

Australia has mandated stability control be fitted to all new cars, yet some people insist on disabling it. Are they right?

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Why our Richard Bosselman bought a race car
19 Dec 2016

Why I bought a race car, er, car to race… an MX-5

Richard Bosselman has bought a race car. Actually, he’s bought an old MX-5 to race. Same thing, yeah?

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19 Dec 2016

The future of driving is likely to be boring…

Enjoy driving your car while you can. Enjoy using a manual gearshift yourself while you can… because the future of driving is likely to be boring.

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12 Dec 2016

You can get away with being very rude to an autonomous car

The big problems with autonomous cars aren’t technical, they’re human.

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12 Dec 2016

Why is an SUV considered the default car choice for families?

A friend reached out on Facebook the other day asking what SUV her and hubby should buy to accomodate their one child…

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12 Dec 2016

Everyday cars have caught up with GTs

Long-legged Gran Turismo cars used to be the weapon of choice for a long-distance drive across the Continent… that’s all changed says Paul Horrell.

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New Holden Commodore
12 Dec 2016

2018 Holden Commodore will be first Gen2 Supercar

The new Holden Commodore which is also the Opel/Vauxhall Insignia and Buick Regal will be the country’s next Gen2 Supercar… what will challenge it?

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Diesel cars being banned in Europe
07 Dec 2016

Diesel is dead… very nearly

Very few people in Australia have realised that by 2025 you won’t be able to drive a diesel car in Paris, Athens, Madrid or Mexico City…

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Hyundai i20 WRC and Jane Speechley
05 Dec 2016

What I learned sliding through gravel at 160km/h [with Video]

Behind the clouds of dust and dirt, what’s really going on inside a world championship rally car during the heat of the race? Jane Speechley was lucky enough to get a glimpse.

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05 Dec 2016

Don’t you like the look of your car?

You can change the way you look, and that goes for your car too.

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Shane Van Gisbergen
28 Nov 2016

Rating the Supercars season ahead of the finale

A look back at the Supercars season before it ends this weekend… we’re expecting Shane van Gisbergen will take the title, but…

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keycard car key
28 Nov 2016

Car keys… when did they stop being a key?

It wasn’t all that long ago that a car key was actually a key, that you could use to insert into a lock…

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