Buying a new car and looking at the audio options available to you? With the range of options available this can get confusing.
These days, a number of well known home entertainment brands are working with car manufacturers to make their systems ava[...]
21 December, 2017
If you are currently on the hunt to buy a car, then this one is for you! Perhaps you have had the headaches of visiting multiple dealers and car yards, and are frustrated with the process. Whether you are overwhelmed with too much information or frus[...]
19 December, 2017
Airbags are an important and effective safety device in your car. Statistics show that airbags reduce the risk of fatality in a head on collision by about 30%. Nowadays, we also have seat mounted and door mounted side airbags – and some cars ha[...]
17 December, 2017
There are many articles written about car safety – with the majority of these articles focussing on the safety of the driver and passengers inside the vehicle. But what about the person walking, running or jogging on the roads? Pedestrians acco[...]
14 December, 2017
Do you know how to safely merge, change lanes and enter a freeway – or are you that driver that causes gritting of teeth and frustration for other drivers as they ever so slowly sail onto the freeway to the sound of screeching brakes behind the[...]
12 December, 2017
It’s one thing to buy a car – new or used – but the responsibility doesn’t stop there. How do you keep your newly acquired vehicle in tip top running order? Here are a few pointers for you, to help you keep your car running we[...]
09 December, 2017
Getting in your car and driving is still one of the most dangerous things that you do each day. Car manufacturers have done a lot in recent years to improve the level of safety in some of the latest models, with features such as adaptive cruise contr[...]
07 December, 2017
If you are embarking on a long trip this December, make sure that your car is roadworthy and all the mechanics have been checked over by a qualified mechanic.
Start out with a clean car (you will feel better if this is the case), and don’t ove[...]
05 December, 2017
Its December, and Christmas is just around the corner – can you believe it! At this time of the year we will all be doing more driving than usual – shopping trips, trips to the beach, visiting friends and relatives – and for s[...]
03 December, 2017
While most roads and highways in Australia are safe, well-maintained and meet high quality standards, Australia is a very large country, and outside of the main cities is a vast area, much of which is remote outback, with variable road conditions.
30 November, 2017
According to research conducted by Insurance Australia Group (IAG) in 2016, 54% of Australian drivers state that they have trouble merging with traffic.
Many people have an issue entering a freeway or a busy road, and struggle to identify opportunit[...]
28 November, 2017
In Australia, we drive on the left hand side of the road, with traffic travelling towards you in the opposite direction, will pass on your driver’s or right-hand side.
On single lane roads, you should drive as far to the left as practical.
23 November, 2017
Australia as a country has one of the highest rates of pet ownership in the world, and many pets travel in the family car on a regular basis. Do you have a pet that travels with you in your car and are they appropriately secured when you are driving?[...]
21 November, 2017
Do you know how to change a tyre on your car? Have you ever had to do this yourself? If the answer to these questions is no – it’s probably a really good idea to find out and also get a bit of practice in. There is never a good time to ge[...]
19 November, 2017
Have you ever left one or more of your kids in the car unattended while you quickly pop into a store, or to collect something from a friend, or to pay for your petrol at the petrol station? An intended minute or two that has turned into something lon[...]
16 November, 2017
Most of us spend a fair amount of time driving in our cars on a daily basis. We can’t always prevent breakdowns or accidents, but we can be prepared by keeping a few important items in our cars that will help in the event of an emergency.
14 November, 2017
While depreciation is one of the most talked about costs of owning a vehicle, there are other, less obvious costs that you have more control over, and which could, if managed better, reduce the cost of ownership.
Warming up your car has lost popular[...]
12 November, 2017
Buying a car could be one of the most expensive purchases that you will make – having said that you should understand all of the financial implications before you buy.
Obviously, there are the initial costs of buying a car, such as
09 November, 2017
Modern cars are built with mechanical and electrical systems – any part of which could fail. The Australian Government regulates the manufacture, importation and first supply to the market of road vehicles in order to ensure an acceptable level[...]
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