Motoring News

Thu 15 Nov 2018

Court drives a spike into free camping

premium_icon Court drives a spike into free camping

Free camping ban expected for grey nomads' popular Kershaw Gardens spot

Frightening details revealed of alleged night-long road rage

premium_icon Frightening details revealed of alleged night-long road rage

Allegations include police were driven at multiple times and a little girl's bedroom was targeted.

RACING ROAD TEST: France’s answer to Porsche Cayman

RACING ROAD TEST: France’s answer to Porsche Cayman

THE resurrected niche sports car brand is taking the fight to Porsche and surpasses it in this one important area.

Union’s request for Prime Minister

premium_icon Union’s request for Prime Minister

Queensland Police Union president Ian Leavers has written a formal letter to the PM asking for major changes to the way vehicles are manufactured in Australia.

Guess who’s building a luxury SUV now

Guess who’s building a luxury SUV now

A FAMED British sports car maker has joined the growing number of brands branching out into off-road vehicles.

Can you answer this road rule puzzle?

Can you answer this road rule puzzle?

A quiz asking drivers to choose which car has right of way is leaving Aussies stumped, with the majority unable to figure out the right answer.

Wed 14 Nov 2018

Mercedes-Benz reveals game-changing hybrid technology

Mercedes-Benz reveals game-changing hybrid technology

A WORLD-FIRST zero-emissions vehicle combines two green technologies but there is one big reason keeping it off Australian roads.

'You need a hug': Fake parking notice sparks outrage

premium_icon 'You need a hug': Fake parking notice sparks outrage

A Sunshine Coast woman got a rude shock when she found a fake "parking violation" notice on her car yesterday.

Apple founder slams Tesla, Musk ‘lies’ on self-driving cars

Apple founder slams Tesla, Musk ‘lies’ on self-driving cars

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak bought a Tesla because he was excited about the potential of self-driving cars. But now he doesn’t believe anything Elon Musk says.

Racy way we’ll use driverless cars

Racy way we’ll use driverless cars

A NEW study has revealed what we’ll really use driverless car for, and it’ll surprise you.

FIRST DRIVE: Mitsubishi’s new tough Triton ute

FIRST DRIVE: Mitsubishi’s new tough Triton ute

THIS one feature of the tough new Japanese ute could help it beat the Toyota HiLux.

Residents call for action on 'constant' hooning problem

premium_icon Residents call for action on 'constant' hooning problem

Residents say an horrific crash that left a sedan a mangled mess is just another example of a "notorious" hooning problem ruining their quiet street.

Tue 13 Nov 2018

Petrol prices are plummeting

Petrol prices are plummeting

After months of price pain at the petrol bowser, fuel prices across Australia have started to tumble. How long will the reprieve last?

Do you know the indication rules on roundabouts?

Do you know the indication rules on roundabouts?

The road rules will surprise many drivers.

Ride safe, drive safe to continue Cam's legacy

premium_icon Ride safe, drive safe to continue Cam's legacy

Cyclists wanting to share the road and continue Cameron Frewer's legacy will meet for a "Ride for Cam” this weekend.

ROAD TEST: Subaru Forester delivers core SUV values

ROAD TEST: Subaru Forester delivers core SUV values

One of the segment pioneers, the Subaru Forester, raises the bar with outstanding safety and practical cabin design.

Hoon destroys $72k car in 'childish' act on sporting fields

premium_icon Hoon destroys $72k car in 'childish' act on sporting fields

A HOON has not only lost his driver's licence and job as a result of tearing up sports fields, he also destroyed his $72,000 car.

Mon 12 Nov 2018

Work starts on first of three new car showrooms

premium_icon Work starts on first of three new car showrooms

Car brand confirmed for new Keema showroom.

Share scooters set to flood our cities

Share scooters set to flood our cities

A new dockless bike and scooter sharing scheme is getting rolled out in major Australian cities — but this one might actually work.

Has Volvo overtaken BMW at the top of the compact SUV table?

Has Volvo overtaken BMW at the top of the compact SUV table?

In the mid-$50K bracket, premium compact SUVs add sporty handling to sharp looks. Ride comfort sets one apart

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