4 Misunderstood Victorian Road Rules Explained

WE explain some some key road rules you MAY not fully be aware of – and the consequences you could face by breaking them!

Road rules explained

How not to over pay your next car

When making a new car purchase, price is a major consideration. For many, the thought of talking price with a car salesman is a daunting experience. Even after agreeing on a price – many new car owners ask themselves “Did I pay too much?” Sadly, people who don’t know much about cars can be the … Continued

An app to help reduce petrol prices

There is an app for everything and motorists are taking advantage of many fuel price apps that are currently available. 7-Eleven launched its Fuel App in March 2016 and claims to have saved motorists more than $1 million on fuel purchases. The 7-Eleven Fuel App allows you to search your five nearest stores to find … Continued

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9 funny, yet interesting car facts

We love cars! Here’s some interesting facts that we’ve unearthed that you may enjoy!   Have you ever wondered where the name “Dashboard” came from? It was actually first a plank of wood that went across the front of a horse drawn carriage to prevent the riders getting spattered with mud from the dashing horses … Continued

Revealed! What women want in a car!

It’s no secret that women are now major purchasers of cars. Thankfully, it appears that car manufacturers have realised this and are aiming their marketing towards women. Today we are seeing more features that accommodating their needs. There are two vehicle segments that have been incredibly popular with female buyers: Compact city cars that feature … Continued

Homer Simpsons’ car comes to life!

Remember the episode of “The Simpsons” when Homer was given free reign to design his ideal car? Well, this animation creation has been bought to real life.

Three Car Trends to expect in 2017

Every year we see huge innovations in our cars and we can thank technology for many of these. So, what will the big trends for cars be in 2017? Let’s take a little look. Cars Will stronger Many manufacturers are looking to improve the body work of their cars so that they can better absorb … Continued

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Do you make these common driving mistakes?

Every day, hundreds of drivers make these common mistakes. Do you?

Driving mistakes

Who really are the better drivers – Men or Women?

Ask any man, and they’ll quickly tell you how men are better drivers. Stronger. More capable of avoiding accidents. Ask a women, and they’ll let you know how much better they are than men as men take stupid risks, like to show off and basically think driving is a game. In reality, they really should … Continued

5 Christmas driving mistakes to avoid

Enjoy your Christmas drive more – by avoiding these five easy to make mistakes. You could save money, time – and most importantly, you life!

The real difference between a 3 & 5 star safety rating

When looking at purchasing a car, we review performance, looks, features, colours and a whole range of important issues – and how safe it is. All cars receive a safety rating. But what do all those stars really mean – and who is responsible for awarding them. Thankfully, it’s not the car manufacturers, but an … Continued

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5 most expensive crashes in the world

In our line of work – we see a lot of damaged cars…. but nothing like these crashes. Wait until you see the eye watering repair bills. Bugatti Veyron This sixteen cylinder 1001hp was under the helm of a so called bird enthusiast who drove into a saltwater marsh. With an estimated repair bill of … Continued

TREND: Today’s cars are designed for women!

When Nissan’s CEO Carlos Ghosn told the Foreign Correspondents Club of Japan at the end of July 2014 that women’s increasing influence on the automotive industry was one of the four major trends shaping the global car business, the other auto makers probably felt he had revealed their secret, as the whole industry is pointing … Continued

Women trends in vehicles

Easy ways to make your tyres last longer

Tyres are the only thing between you and the road, so it’s important yours are the best that they can be. Replacing them when needed is vital, but costly. Here’s 5 ways you can make them last a little longer.   1. Avoid curbs at all costs The next time you’re tempted to drive over … Continued

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Famous celebrities and their HOT cars

Female celebrities have a lot of things going for them and we love the cars some of them drive. As they have more money than they know what to do with – their cars can be exceptional. Here’s four we like: Kim Kardashian Maybe Kim could start another spin off show – “Keeping up with … Continued

Check-out 5 of the world’s most expensive cars!

Got a lazy million or two saved up? Let’s go shopping!   Porche 918 Spyder.  Price: $1,100,000 [AUD] estimate. Limited to only 918 units, you aren’t just buying the 918 Spyder, you are also buying the chance to be on the exclusive Porsche VIP client list who will have access to purchase all other Porsche … Continued

Got a damp, musty smell in your car? Try these!

If you’re hit by a damp musty smell every time you get into your car, today’s your lucky day! We’ve found these fantastic tips to make getting into your car a more pleasant experience. However, before you attempt any of these remedies – it might pay to check that the damp is not caused by … Continued

Hands up who wants to save petrol?

Here’s some tips you may not have considered! With petrol one of the largest costs of running your vehicle, any small savings soon adds up to big savings! Most people think that the effort required to save fuel to a significant level is beyond them. However, there are a number of small things you can … Continued

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Have you overlooked this important safety device?

When it comes to your safety while driving, your headlights play an important role. At night, they show you the way, and at other times, they can be used as an early warning devise to other cars, especially in low visibility driving conditions including cloudy, foggy, grey, wet conditions plus during dusk and dawn.   … Continued

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The most popular car colour this year is…

The most popular car colour of 2016 isn’t white, or silver. The most popular colour won’t make road safety advocates too happy, because car buyers are increasingly choosing black paint for their new vehicle.   Here’s a breakdown of the colour’s popularity in the UK so far in 2016: Black is the most popular colour … Continued

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