Yes, people really are this stupid. It's quite confronting, when you think about it, but also relaxing on an otherwise stressful Friday at work...
If this doesn’t convince you of our urgent need for an independent car industry ombudsman to protect ordinary consumers - nothing will
If this customer's account of GLE ownership doesn’t convince you we need better lemon laws, or at least an ACCC with balls, nothing will
Do you really need SUV in your next new SUV? It's certainly going to pump up the cost - but will it add real benefit to your driving?
If spontaneous combustion were an Olympic sport, Ford will go for gold in Tokyo. But why do they catch fire so damn often?
The Federal Minister for Urban Infrastructure, Paul Fletcher, has broken his 2016 promise to allow Australians the right to...
Corporate watchdog releases draft report detailing depths of consumer mistreatment, to which the car industry has stooped, in Australia.
Good news for you, if you own a defective Holden: There's never been a better time to advocate for some proper customer support, for a change.
Does your car have a drinking problem with engine oil? Is the manufacturer brushing you off? Plenty of people complain about this. Here are the facts.
Fully one third of Australia's heavy trucks have no exhaust emissions controls - and you're sucking on the consequences right now
Hyundai's latest i30 takes the fight squarely to Mazda3 and Corolla and also pulls the VW Golf's pants down, embarrassingly. Find out why.
Money and fun often go together. Especially with cars. More money; more fun - but not when it comes to the affordable fun of the Subaru BRZ, thankfully
It's the most glaring way carmakers cook the books on official fuel tests … and also make that shiny new car a lot less pleasant to drive
Before you click ‘buy now’ with your credit card handy, there’s just one small problem: Fuel savers don’t work. And they don’t work because actual science says they can’t actually work.
The definitive interview with traffic defence specialist lawyer Adam Ly (20yrs experience) - a legal first aid kit: Driving, the law & you.
13 science sins in just 96 seconds - see how Ford used a home-made centrifuge epically to botch the so-called science of truck
Here's what you need to know about the four different kinds of modern transmissions - including how you can most easily break them
Many people waste large sums of cash buying the wrong vehicle. Immunise yourself against marketing BS now - and choose the right SUV.
If you want to save thousands on a new car, here’s how to use a brokerage and avoid the stress of face-to-face negotiation with a car dealer
You wouldn’t take a toothpick to a knife fight. So don’t set foot inside a car dealership without knowing these 20 surefire dealer-beating tips
The test drive is a vital part of upgrading your car. But most people test driving their next new car get it horribly wrong. Here’s how to get it right.
If you think going into a dealership at the end of the month is all it takes to save thousands on a new car, it's time to reconsider your approach
ASIC identifies $1.6 billion car dealer insurance scam. Find out who's at risk, and whether you might be entitled to any compensation
In this report: High-level four-ring emissions-cheating board-level retards at Audi jump in the pool and swim for Dieselgate gold
Documents tendered in Federal Court point to illegal, coercive and extortionate behaviour by VW and its dealers in the dieselgate clean-up attempt
In this report: one owner speaks out on what it’s really like to own the Mercedes CLA 250. Such a gap between the marketing and the reality of ownership.
You're in a crash and your airbags don't go off. Is your car defective? Is it time to sue the manufacturer? What is the mad science of crash survival?
Is an official crash test at 64km/h (40mph) more like a head-on between two cars each doing 32, or each doing 64? Let's find out.
Modern diesel fuel rails operate at around 3000 atmospheres. Have you ever wondered why they pump the pressure up so incredibly high?
What's in a name? Plenty: Levorg is a WRX wagon - a double-helping of awesome driving engagement with family friendliness thrown in.