Have you ever received a speeding ticket and wondered how the average speed camera works? Sure – it can be frustrating to receive a ticket with most modern cars capable of easily creeping above the speed limit without one noticing.
29 January, 2019
Fuel additives – are they worth the money or are they just another scam without the evidence to support the claims?
Before we get started, it’s good to remember that car manufacturers don’t support – or even recommend –[...]
27 January, 2019
Keeping your child safe in your car is a priority for most parents – here are a few ways that you can keep your child safer.
With so many child car seats on the market, it can be overwhelming and frustrating to pick one from over 20[...]
23 January, 2019
If you aren’t really sure what’s going on under your car bonnet, then this one is for you! From all the nobs and bolts to understanding what fluid goes into which bottle can be overwhelming at first – but it is actually pretty simpl[...]
20 January, 2019
There are many stores selling part-worn tyres and in Australia, it isn’t illegal to sell part-worn or partially used tyres – but are they safe?
In regard to the law, tyres need to have at least 1.5mm of tread across the tyre to be consid[...]
15 January, 2019
If you haven’t already seen check out part 1 here.
Toyota Prius – the refreshed Prius showcases a more streamlined, sleek and stylish look.
SsangYong Musso LWB – a stretched ute with a longer wheelbase offering a cla[...]
13 January, 2019
2019 is set to bring a lot of excitement for new model reveals. With 2018 having come in short of a new record for new-car sales numbers, 2019 is said to have the 60-odd automotive brands in Australia holding their breath that their latest models wil[...]
09 January, 2019
With so many different types of car batteries, it can get confusing as to which one your car needs.
Lead-acid batteries consist of lead-plate electrodes in a sulfuric acid electrolyte fluid. Lead-Acid batteries power the car&rsqu[...]
06 January, 2019
Driving can become a mundane activity – but every now and then you could probably use a few advanced driving tips. A few minutes into an advanced driving course and you’d come away with useful tips – here are just a few that an adva[...]
01 January, 2019
So, you have probably heard of – and most likely used – cruise control when driving. The ability to maintain a set speed without keeping your foot on the throttle or brakes is a great way to relax your legs and let you focus on other thin[...]
30 December, 2018
The festive season brings many enjoyable moments – however, it can also set to bring on traffic jams, long road trips and rushed trips to the local shop. With this holiday season in full swing, aren’t you interested in learning how to bec[...]
25 December, 2018
Have you ever imagined what your driving experience would be like without suspension? What a bumpy ride!
Today we investigate how dampers work – a vital part of any suspension system. More commonly called shock absorbers, these hydraulic suspe[...]
23 December, 2018
Adaptive headlights are increasingly common on all cars from affordable models to German-engineered performance vehicles. But why adaptive headlights?
Adaptive headlights are relatively new and still remain unfamiliar to most drivers. They are an ac[...]
18 December, 2018
Buying your first car can be exciting – but also overwhelming and maybe even scary. From the paperwork to the legalities, there are many pitfalls along the way.
Check out our tips for buying your first car
Choosing the right car for you
16 December, 2018
Does your car come fitted with a spacesaver spare? Spacesaver spare tyres have become part of modern automotive life – but have you considered their safety or the rules when using one?
Being properly prepared for a flat tyre is a necessity to [...]
11 December, 2018
The brakes in your car are important – they are one of the most vital systems in your car. But do you ever give them much thought?
Conventional braking systems convert the kinetic energy of your moving car into heat energy through friction &nd[...]
09 December, 2018
Maybe you have a mate that’s a die-hard car enthusiast or just someone who you know would love a gift fit for their car, then check out these nifty gift ideas for any car enthusiast
Dash cams are becoming an essential security and sa[...]
04 December, 2018
Does your car have a turbocharger? Should you be concerned with turbo lag? Perhaps you aren’t even sure if your car is even in the turbo category – more and more mainstream cars and performance cars are generally fitted with turbo or turb[...]
02 December, 2018
Keeping your car feeling shiny and new also includes proper paint maintenance – we’re not talking about obsessive or compulsive spot management but rather putting some effort into looking after your car’s paint job. Besides keeping [...]
27 November, 2018
Hot temperatures and heat can put strain on your engine, it’s important to properly maintain your car to prevent unexpected part replacements and breakdowns. If you are taking long summer drives to your favourite beaches or a road trip over the[...]
25 November, 2018
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