WHO MADE THE MUSCLE CAR?

August 16th, 2022
North America’s love affair with fast and powerful cars began long before the market saw its first ‘muscle’ machines. The attraction began during the era of Hollywood superstardom, when movie icons would be photogr

ONCE AN OPTION, NOW ESSENTIAL

August 2nd, 2022
Look back into automotive history and you will find cars that, in dealer-speak, were known as Poverty Packs. These were the stripped out, utterly basic versions of popular models that enabled manufacturers to claim a pri

Cars we see around here – A couple of Iconic Nissans

July 19th, 2022
Nissan is one of Japan’s oldest car manufacturers, dating back past the 1930s which is when the company began building local versions of the British Austin Seven. Its Datsun branded cars remained for 30 years a bastion

Save Money as you Drive

July 5th, 2022
Save Money As You Drive At no time in Australian history have automotive fuel prices reached the levels of mid-2022. People who use fuel want the price per litre to be reduced and some even say they will trade a vehicle

It’s Just A Fad, Dad.

June 14th, 2022
Fads, trends, phenomena. Whatever  term you choose, the desire of humans to follow fashions and try to fit in has existed for centuries. If you wore a perfumed wig in the days of Shakespeare or danced the Charleston dur

ROUND AUSTRALIA RALLY MADNESS

April 19th, 2022
Back before television, the Internet or advertorials the best way to promote your product was for it to make headlines in newspapers across the country. To do that you needed to create some sort of event that was going t

THE CARS THAT DIDN’T WIN BATHURST

March 22nd, 2022
Even people who know very little about cars and motor sport still flicker an eyebrow when ‘Bathurst’ is mentioned. For over 80 years, involving cars and bikes of numerous kinds, motor races have helped make famous a

NEW YEAR – NEW ENGINES

January 18th, 2022
Australia is about to embark on one of the steepest exposures to new technology ever recorded. Most of the world’s carmakers will within ten years be selling more electric and hybrid vehicles than petrol models. Severa