Motoring News

Tue 3 Mar 2020

The SUV which is love at first sight

The SUV which is love at first sight

You’d be pretty pleased to be standing at the altar to see this stunner arrive ... it just may take some time to get down the aisle

Sun 1 Mar 2020

Tough newcomer to the ute scene put to family test

Tough newcomer to the ute scene put to family test

A new member of the dual-cab Top Gun club has arrived in the Nissan Navara N-Trek Warrior.

Wed 26 Feb 2020

Insane new police car revealed

Insane new police car revealed

This police force has one of the world’s most insane car collections with a Ferrari, Lamborghini and other $1m-plus supercars on patrol.

Mum drink driving six times over with unrestrained child

premium_icon Mum drink driving six times over with unrestrained child

AN unrestrained child was climbing over car seats as their mother blew six times the legal limit in a roadside random breath test.

Mercedes ‘risking lives’ with Takata airbag delays

Mercedes ‘risking lives’ with Takata airbag delays

Australia’s competition watchdog has accused Mercedes-Benz of putting lives at risk by failing to meet deadlines for a widespread safety recall.

Tue 25 Feb 2020

Shock finding on car quality, reliability

Shock finding on car quality, reliability

Some prestige brands will be embarrassed by the results of new independent research on vehicle dependability, while one newcomer has topped the rankings.

Three skills young NSW drivers don’t know

premium_icon Three skills young NSW drivers don’t know

A new survey has shown Millennial drivers are putting themselves at risk and wasting thousands of dollars because they are failing to carry out these simple safety...

Mon 24 Feb 2020

Smartphone obsession can turn deadly even on foot

Smartphone obsession can turn deadly even on foot

Pedestrians need to pay more attention to what’s around them.

Prestige brand’s racy twins fit for the family

Prestige brand’s racy twins fit for the family

The hardcore BMW X3 and X4 M pair prove lugging a load no longer needs to be slow or boring.

Sun 23 Feb 2020

What it’s like for a family living with an electric car

What it’s like for a family living with an electric car

It’s been three months without a visit to the service station...but there are some additional grey hairs.

Sat 22 Feb 2020

What led to the death of Holden

premium_icon What led to the death of Holden

There’s been much speculation on what caused the death of an Australian brand, but the truth is there are many reasons Holden is completing its final lap.

Thu 20 Feb 2020

Holden to slash new car prices by up to $17,500

premium_icon Holden to slash new car prices by up to $17,500

Holden dealers will offer massive discounts as the brand winds down over the coming months. But there’s bad news for existing owners.

Wed 19 Feb 2020

The most iconic Holdens of all time revealed

premium_icon The most iconic Holdens of all time revealed

The lion brand has rolled out dozens of success stories over decades in Australia, from the original to the last one to roll off the production line.

Holden bosses ‘blindsided’ by move to axe brand

premium_icon Holden bosses ‘blindsided’ by move to axe brand

Senior Holden executives are believed to have been shocked by Detroit’s decision to kill the iconic Aussie brand and are scrambling to shift thousands of cars in the...

REAR VIEW: How Holden first came to Bundy

premium_icon REAR VIEW: How Holden first came to Bundy

The story behind Bundaberg’s first Holden and its owner is as unique as the brand itself.

Tue 18 Feb 2020

Family owned and operated centre wins Dealer of the Year

Family owned and operated centre wins Dealer of the Year

Daimler Dealer of the Year win is bitter-sweet for Murwillumbah Truck Centre

Holden’s open letter to Australians

Holden’s open letter to Australians

The last chairman of the iconic car brand has penned an open letter thanking Australia — but letting go of Holden isn’t going to be easy.

Ford makes call on Aussie future

Ford makes call on Aussie future

Following General Motor’s announcement it will ‘retire’ the Holden brand, Ford has announced its future plans for Australia.

‘Won’t take long’: Holden’s big clear out

‘Won’t take long’: Holden’s big clear out

If you’re keen on saving a motza on a new motor, Holden could be about to take drastic measures to clear the last of its stock of new cars.

Holden’s Australia closure explained: What it means

premium_icon Holden’s Australia closure explained: What it means

From why it happened, to job losses and what it means for car owners, here’s everything you need to know about Holden’s Australian exit.

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