Motoring News

Thu 14 Nov 2019

Insane $7m supercar’s outrageous stat

Insane $7m supercar’s outrageous stat

THIS electric car will change how you look at zero emissions vehicles forever.

How Ford plans to charge your phone

How Ford plans to charge your phone

New hi-tech smart materials are on the way and not only are they environmentally friendly they have some hidden abilities that need to be seen to be believed.

Mon 11 Nov 2019

is this a dangerous park? P-plater asks why he was fined

premium_icon is this a dangerous park? P-plater asks why he was fined

When 17-year-old Oscar McGown found a parking ticket on his car he couldn’t believe the reason why?

ROAD TEST: Business class travel for a netball team

ROAD TEST: Business class travel for a netball team

Big and bold with a healthy dose of bling, this is business class travel for a family of seven.

Council forced to pay $300k over pothole damage

premium_icon Council forced to pay $300k over pothole damage

A regional Queensland council has been forced to pay over $300,000 due to damage caused by a pothole.

Thu 7 Nov 2019

Takata airbag claims second Australian driver

Takata airbag claims second Australian driver

Another Australian driver has died after their Takata airbag failed, as motorists are being urged to get their cars checked.

Tue 5 Nov 2019

Can you see speed cop hiding in this picture?

premium_icon Can you see speed cop hiding in this picture?

A man has hit out at police and posted a video online of an officer allegedly hiding with a radar gun, slamming the move as “revenue raising”.

Foundation named for car crash victim Jason Rich is closing

premium_icon Foundation named for car crash victim Jason Rich is closing

This Central Queensland not-for-profit set-up after Jason Rich died in a motor vehicle accident has helped over 1500 driving students. Now it is closing down.

Taking a supercar on an epic 1000km Queensland journey

Taking a supercar on an epic 1000km Queensland journey

Over five decades Nissan has honed its sportscar craft and 'Godzilla' remains an automotive king.

Mon 4 Nov 2019

Resident’s ingenious solution to fix ‘diabolic’ traffic woes

premium_icon Resident’s ingenious solution to fix ‘diabolic’ traffic woes

A resident of a major tourism destination believes a pedestrian travelator - or moving walkway - could solve all the traffic nightmares. Do you agree?

Five best apps to track cheap petrol

Five best apps to track cheap petrol

Sometimes it feels as though you need a PhD to understand how the price of fuel fluctuates. But here are some apps to help you find the best prices.

Sat 2 Nov 2019

Kids in car as mum tried to run over her partner

premium_icon Kids in car as mum tried to run over her partner

Children where in a car when their mum deliberately drove at her partner multiple times, driving on the wrong side of the road and forcing him to jump a fence.

Fri 1 Nov 2019

Car rental agency in administration

premium_icon Car rental agency in administration

A car rental agency that has two outlets in Cairns has hit a major financial obstacle.

Thu 31 Oct 2019

‘Unconscionable’ carmaker in court

‘Unconscionable’ carmaker in court

The ACCC is taking Mazda to court for lying to customers and failing to fix their vehicles after repeated life-threatening faults.

Fury over ‘ridiculous’ big ute in driveway fine

Fury over ‘ridiculous’ big ute in driveway fine

A woman has lashed out online after her brother was issued a fine for parking in a family member’s driveway, calling it “ridiculous”.

Wed 30 Oct 2019

‘Load your s--- properly kids’: Hwy crash caught on dashcam

premium_icon ‘Load your s--- properly kids’: Hwy crash caught on dashcam

WATCH: Shocking dashcam footage shows the moment a ute towing a campervan loses control and rolls off the Bruce Highway on the Sunshine Coast.

Woman’s deadly high BAC reading... and she could still talk

premium_icon Woman’s deadly high BAC reading... and she could still talk

A WOMAN found in her car, with her dog, on the side of the road with keys in the ignition had a blood-alcohol content reading so high that it can kill people.

Tue 29 Oct 2019

Simple rule catching out drivers - do you know what to do?

Simple rule catching out drivers - do you know what to do?

What should be an easy question about giving way at an intersection has left many drivers confused, with some saying they were “scared” by the answers.

Tesla slammed for ‘terminally ugly’ car

Tesla slammed for ‘terminally ugly’ car

One of the car industry’s most experienced former executives has taken aim at the EV maker’s latest creation — and says the company is overhyped

Mon 28 Oct 2019

Two mums make desperate plea: ‘We want justice for our boys’

premium_icon Two mums make desperate plea: ‘We want justice for our boys’

The mothers of two teenage boys fought for an inquest so they could find out why they died in a fatal crash last year.

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