Motoring News

Tue 25 Sep 2018

ONE CAR TWO CRITICS: Family test Nissan X-Trail TL Diesel

ONE CAR TWO CRITICS: Family test Nissan X-Trail TL Diesel

Nissan’s X-Trail is an ever reliable SUV that is also an ideal family all-rounder.

Diet drive: World first calorie burning car

Diet drive: World first calorie burning car

TIME to dust off the Lycra as now you have no more excuses not to exercise.

Uber adds triple-0 calls to its app

Uber adds triple-0 calls to its app

AUSTRALIAN Uber riders will be able to call police for help from within its app, in the company’s latest attempt to allay fears.

Deadly snake slithers into family car

Deadly snake slithers into family car

A hinterland family's weekend plans were sent slithering after their car was invaded by one of the world's deadliest snakes.

Mon 24 Sep 2018

Solar panels used instead of bitumen — here are the results

Solar panels used instead of bitumen — here are the results

ROADS made out of solar panels seems like such a perfect idea, but initial projects have had underwhelming initial results.

Nation's differing road rules for double white lines

Nation's differing road rules for double white lines

MANY motorists believe this bold move while behind the wheel is against the law. Turns out, you’re dead wrong.

Facial recognition first sign of exciting things to come

Facial recognition first sign of exciting things to come

Latest from Subaru is an awesome piece of technology because it addresses a major road safety issue.

Porsche drops diesel in favour of hybrid and electric power

Porsche drops diesel in favour of hybrid and electric power

PORSCHE once said it would never build a diesel, then went on to sell thousands. Now it has dropped diesel forever.

Holden Colorado Xtreme survives Outback torture test

Holden Colorado Xtreme survives Outback torture test

Holden’s toughest Colorado gets put through its paces well off the beaten track.

ROAD TEST: The first new Bentley Continental GT in years

ROAD TEST: The first new Bentley Continental GT in years

BENTLEY’S Continental GT takes high-end luxury into a whole new stratosphere.

Sun 23 Sep 2018

ROAD TEST: Lexus LX450d has power to (oil) burn

ROAD TEST: Lexus LX450d has power to (oil) burn

Range-topping Lexus LX450d off-roader loses some luxuries but it's a trade-off well worth the sacrifice,

Sat 22 Sep 2018

Porsche station wagon can take off like a rocket

Porsche station wagon can take off like a rocket

The sports car maker now excels in the fast-growing SUV genre - and load-luggers. This is the Porsche Panamera Turbo Sport Turismo.

Spectacular example of the Jag of grace, space and pace

premium_icon Spectacular example of the Jag of grace, space and pace

Here's an amazing example of the car known for luxury and speed. The Jaguar Mark 2.

Fri 21 Sep 2018

Following the Queensland lead, Kia Stinger joins WA Police

Following the Queensland lead, Kia Stinger joins WA Police

SPEEDING drivers in the wild west need to watch out for new police patrol cars.

Movie star Ford Mustang has landed Down Under

Movie star Ford Mustang has landed Down Under

NEW arrival pays homage to what is arguably Hollywood’s greatest car chase.

Thu 20 Sep 2018

First glimpse of Mercedes' F1-powered Project One hypercar

First glimpse of Mercedes' F1-powered Project One hypercar

GERMAN brand gives first taste of its new hypercar which uses a combination of petrol-electric engines producing in excess of 740kW.

How Google plans to invade your car

How Google plans to invade your car

THE tech giant is not content with dominating your smartphone.

New Audi e-tron takes fight to Tesla

New Audi e-tron takes fight to Tesla

CAR making giant debuts its first mass production electric vehicle with 400km range.

Wed 19 Sep 2018

ROAD TEST: Toyota’s reborn classic Supra

ROAD TEST: Toyota’s reborn classic Supra

THE Supra makes a triumphant return with a little help from its rivals.

Most common way Aussie drivers damage their cars

Most common way Aussie drivers damage their cars

THERE is one way Aussie drivers have a significantly increased risk of damaging their car and unfortunately there isn’t much motorists can do to avoid it.

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