24 Jun 2016

Setting up for the snow, or how to operate your car in cold weather

It’s winter time, and you want to get out into the snow! Or maybe you’re just worried about how your car will handle cold morning starts. Here’s how to operate your car in cold weather.

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How to recover from a skid
25 May 2016

How to recover from a skid

What do you do if the rear of your car starts to slide around and try and overtake the front, or oversteer? Here’s how to recover from a skid.

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20 Oct 2015

Never try and swerve around an animal on the road…

I’ve seen some bizarre things but one day in 2013 was a first… a man chasing an echidna… on the freeway. Here’s what to do if you see an animal on the road.

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things drivers need to unlearn
25 Sep 2015

The 13 driving techniques you need to unlearn

Cars have advanced rapidly, and your driving technique needs too as well… Here are the 13 driving techniques you need to unlearn.

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How to drive in the snow
17 Jul 2015

How to drive in the snow

With many parts of Australia experiencing a very cold snap this week, seeing snow fall where it doesn’t normally we thought we’d explain how to drive in the snow.

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12 Jul 2015

Why advanced driving courses don’t always make you a safer driver

You are wasting your money if you think advanced driving courses are going to make you a safer driver.

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09 Jul 2015

Everything you need to know about towing heavy trailers

Towing big, heavy trailers is not a matter of hooking up and hoping for the best – here’s our guide to everything you need to know about towing heavy trailers.

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Rob Wilson is driver trainer to F1 stars
09 Jul 2015

Rob Wilson – Formula One’s secret weapon

Even hardcore Formula One fans might never have heard of Rob Wilson, the New Zealand-born racer who helps half the current F1 grid drive faster.

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Honda Civic sets fuel consumption record
07 Jul 2015

Honda Civic sets lowest fuel consumption Guinness World Records

A Honda Civic has set a new Guinness World Records title for the lowest fuel consumption for all cars in the 24 contiguous European Union countries, averaging 2.34L/100km over 13,419km.

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The only thing you need to know to be a better driver
25 Apr 2015

The only thing you need to know to be a better driver…

Crash cams, Facebook pages… there’s always someone else to blame for a car accident, but the only thing you need to know to be a better driver, is…

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How to brake properly
25 Mar 2015

How to brake properly – 14 tips

Sadly, most people don’t know how to brake properly. And that’s why we’ve come up with 14 tips to help you brake like a pro.

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How to change gears the right way - downshifting
17 Mar 2015

How to change gears the right way (part 2)

Last time we looked at how to change gears the right way, we covered the art of skip shifting. This time we’re on the way down, which is more difficult.

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Are police just trying to raise revenue through speeding fines?
09 Mar 2015

Motorists ready to warn others of speed traps

More than half of all Queensland motorists are happy to break the law and warn other drivers of speed traps, according to research.

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How to change gears the right way
09 Mar 2015

How to change gears the right way (part 1)

Very few drivers really know how use their manual gearboxes, because they were incorrectly taught to start with. Here’s how to change gears the right way.

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How to drive on the wrong side of the road
31 Jan 2015

How to drive on the wrong side of the road – Part 2

We continue our top tips on how to drive on the wrong side of the road, in part two we cover adapting to local driving culture.

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