Vehicle Alert: New Honda Civic Type R 2017 Lands In Australia

Last weekend roughly 60 units of the fifth generation Honda Civic Type R arrived in Port Melbourne.  Honda Australia has stated that there have been over 350 dealer orders placed for the new Type R and another 6500 people have pre-registered their interest in purchasing the new hatchback. A further 400 units are scheduled to … Continue reading Vehicle Alert: New Honda Civic Type R 2017 Lands In Australia

New Hilux & Ranger Competitor – LDV’s T60

LDV is a part of the largest automaker in China, the SAIC (Shanghai Automotive Industry Corp.) Their G10 and V80 vans had a big market in the Australian cities, but now they’re bringing something new to the table. Last year, they debuted the T60 ute in the Guangzhou International Motor Show, and in September of … Continue reading New Hilux & Ranger Competitor – LDV’s T60

Avoid Dealership Traps & Drive Out A Winner

When you step out to buy a new car, while exciting, it’s important to remember to plan ahead, play it cool, and be aware of all the little things that can see you spending thousands of dollars more than you need to. Many car dealers will have your interests (mostly) in mind, but you have … Continue reading Avoid Dealership Traps & Drive Out A Winner

What Tax Deductions Can I Claim on my Car Loan?

It’s about this time Australian car owners start trying to work out how they can improve their tax return. Through deduction claims, expenses, log books and all other claims to get more of your tax back each year. Deductions are different for every person and relate to your specific situation, but we’ve put together a … Continue reading What Tax Deductions Can I Claim on my Car Loan?

Changing Airport Parking to Benefit Australian Car Owners

If you do a lot of overseas travel you’d know Australia’s airport parking prices are amongst the highest in the world. That’s why start-up company Carhood and Ford Australia have formed a partnership to solve airport parking and car sharing in one bold venture. This innovative start-up is a carsharing company with bases at Melbourne, … Continue reading Changing Airport Parking to Benefit Australian Car Owners