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
Winter doesn’t have to be the end of all your fun. Why not enjoy the drop in temperature and head out on an Aussie road trip this winter? We thought we’d share some of our favourite road trips across this ever-changing landscape, that are just as good or better to do in the cool, winter … Continue reading 5 Winter Road Trips Across Australia
When you get a new car it becomes a bit of a personality statement. You make additions and changes to ensure it represents who you are, what you love and what you’re about. For most of us this entails things like car seat covers, rims, tinting, bumper stickers, perhaps a paint job, as well as … Continue reading Strangest Car Accessories & Gadgets
Your chances of being approved for a loan come down to how your credit history appears to a financer. They want to know you’re reliable and will be able to make your loan repayments. There are a few things you can do to make sure you maintain a good credit history; Pay your bills on … Continue reading Tips for Maintaining a Good Credit History
We’ve all seen life hacks around the web – those ingenious little tricks some people have come up with, using simple fixes to solve common problems. Check out our collection of car hacks. Watch the video and scroll down to uncover ways to help clean, protect and improve your car. Other Car Life Hacks GPS … Continue reading Car Hacks To Make Life Easier
Not the most popular colour for cars, going for a green paint job can really turn out to be hit and miss. With St Patricks Day coming up we thought we’d look at some of the best and worst green cars that have graced (or tarnished) the roads. Would you hop behind the wheel of … Continue reading Best & Worst Green Cars
At Aussie Car Loans we’ve often stressed the importance of seeking competitive vehicle insurance when you purchase a new or second-hand car. Recently the Australian Securities & Investments Commission (ASIC), the country’s financial services regulator, have started reviewing providers taking advantage of ill-informed car buyers. Recent ASIC reports into the sale of insurance through car … Continue reading Car Dealer Insurance Crackdown
Valentine’s Day has a reputation from the ends of many spectrums. From the gooey-eyed romantics to the bitter cynics and even the incredibly cheesy. Many a car manufacturer over the years has tried to cash in on cheesy advertising, while others have tried for romance and just found themselves back at cheesy anyway. With Valentine’s … Continue reading 8 Romantically Cheesy Car Ads
Recently many car companies have been offering low interest or 0% car finance interest rates on new vehicles; which at face value of course looks like a great deal. But is it? The main manufacturers like Toyota, Holden, Ford and Nissan all offer these deals. But be warned! You may well end up paying more … Continue reading 0% Car Finance – What’s The Catch?
For those new to buying a car or taking out finance it can be a daunting prospect. However, when you know the facts it is rather simple. If you had the money in your account to buy a car you could pay the current owner – either a dealership or an individual – the price … Continue reading How Does Car Finance Work?