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
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
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
A Mustang is a Mustang, isn’t it? Is it? It’s a bit of a toss up, we know. If you’re planning to buy a Ford Mustang but can’t decide between the modern 2015 model, and the classic 1967 model, here’s something you should definitely see: a video from autotrader.com on which car is better. It’s … Continue reading Old Mustang Vs New Mustang
It’s a new year, and for some of us it’s probably time to upgrade our old cars. No matter where you are in Australia, this basic guide on buying a car in 2017 should help you get the ball rolling so you can get behind the wheel of a new ride, ready for the year … Continue reading Buying A Car In 2017
If you’re thinking of buying a new car for the new year, December may be the best time to do it. We know this is a hectic period for most people, whether you’re trying to get all your projects done before the break, trying to finish all the Christmas shopping, or you’re coordinating holiday times … Continue reading Buying A Car At Christmas
When we take queries for car finance the most common and obvious question is regarding how cheap our car loans are. We thought it would be a good idea to talk about what makes a cheap car loan. The first thing people shopping for a loan tend to look at is the interest rates and … Continue reading What Makes a Cheap Car Loan?
It’s no secret there are a lot of car finance products on the market these days. We live in a country where most households have two or more cars, usually purchased on finance. So when you start shopping around for a new or second hand car, you also have to start the hunt for a … Continue reading Finding the Best 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?
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