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Full Hybrid vs. Plug-in Hybrid Vehicle: Which is Better?

October 21, 2022

If you are in the market for an eco-friendly new or used car, then you have probably thought about investing in a hybrid vehicle. There are many different options that are available on the market at this point in time and you may be wondering which type of hybrid car is right for you: a standard or a plug-in hybrid.

Let’s have a look at some of the similarities and differences between the two, and some of the things that you should take into consideration before making your purchase decision.

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A Quick Guide To Low Range Gear

October 06, 2022

We are all familiar with common automobile gear modes like “Drive” and “Park” on your gear shift controls, but do you know what the L on a gear shift means?

Several drivers who have owned a car for many years are unaware of what a low-range gear is or how to utilise it.

In this article, we will discuss it so you won't be missing out on it.

What is a low range gear?

Low gear (or in some circumstances, first gear) is a driving mode available on both manual and automatic transmissions.

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Important Questions To Ask Your Car Dealership Before Buying

September 22, 2022

When visiting a car dealership to purchase a new or used car, it is beneficial to make sure you are asking the right questions. Being ready with a list of the right questions can help save you time and money in the long run - as we all know purchasing a new car is a major decision. It is super important to understand what comes with the vehicle and how much you may end up spending for it over its lifetime. 

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Seven Tips to Help EV Owners Plan Stress-free Road Trips

September 06, 2022

There's nothing quite like planning road trips to explore the beauty of Australia. Few modes of transportation can match the luxurious freedom of hitting the open road in your car. The road trip is something of a Holy Grail for electric vehicle (EV) owners. While electric vehicle owners have easy access to charging stations in urban areas, many have yet to take to the open road for long road trips outside of the city.

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NEW CAR WARRANTIES IN AUSTRALIA 2022

August 23, 2022

Purchasing a new car is a big decision making process - and it can be lengthy. It is important that during this process you take ‘new car warranties’ into account to ensure that you are obtaining the best value and protection for your brand new car in the months and years ahead.

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Is Using 98-Octane Petrol Better for My Car?

August 10, 2022

We all know that without petrol, your car simply would not run. However, when it comes to filling up at the petrol station, some drivers may be concerned about which type of petrol is better for their car – especially if they are driving a new car or just learning the ropes of driving a car.

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Check Engine Light: What Does It Mean?

This is another dashboard warning light that is often misunderstood. What does it indicate, and what should you do if it occurs?

The check engine light on the dashboard may be quite concerning for most drivers who are not mechanically savvy.

The good news is that its illumination does not always signify that your engine is about to collapse and plunge you into financial hardship.

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Australia's Best Used Cars

July 13, 2022 used cars

Once you've made the decision to start looking for used cars, you'll need to do some serious research. The first thing to figure out is what kind of vehicle best suits your needs: a roomy family car, a tough SUV, or a fuel-efficient compact car.

Or, if you're a teen, a cheap and reliable starter car that checks all the safety boxes while still fitting into your 'almost broke student' budget. Check out our selection of some of Australia's best used cars, keeping in mind that "best" can mean different things to different car buyers.

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Self-Driving Cars: Will They Make Car Travel Safe On The Road?

Cars are rapidly changing. Are innovations like self-driving cars the dawn of a new era, or just a far-fetched fantasy? Can we trust them to get us from point A to point B safely if they become the future mode of transportation?

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2022 Australia's Best Family Friendly Cars

If you have a growing family or are planning to have children in the near future, it's likely that your automotive priorities have shifted and you're looking for one of Australia's best family friendly cars.

Family-friendly cars, contrary to popular belief, aren't just big; they're also packed with smart technology that keeps our family safe, clever interior designs that provide space and practicality, and entertainment options to keep your family entertained on long holiday road trips.

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