The cardinal rule of good car ownership is keeping your car in tip-top condition. No, this isn’t just some witty ads to sell an automotive product or service. Regular vehicle maintenance is an important responsibility that extends the benefits, and life, of your car. Maintenance prolongs the vehicle’s life Regular wear and tear alone can … Continue reading Why Regular Vehicle Maintenance is Important
Buying a car is a big-ticket purchase that often requires a loan. When a buyer picks the right car loan, it can alleviate the financial weight of the vehicle purchase. Get the wrong one, and it becomes a burden to carry for years. To make a car loan work, you need to understand its components … Continue reading The Difference Between Fixed-Rate & Variable-Rate Car Loans
There was a time when electric cars were just highlights of motor shows. Now, we’re starting to be accustomed to their presence on Australian roads. The question for many Aussies today is whether it’s finally time to invest in an electric car or should they wait it out until it becomes inevitable. What is an … Continue reading Should You Buy an Electric Car?
Buckle up, everyone. The 2019 Chevrolet Camaro 2SS is here and it’s ready to take Aussies to even greater distances. Powered by a 6.2-litre V8 petrol engine, this 6th generation US muscle car is now available in a right-hand drive from HSV dealers nation-wide. Specifications The specs alone of the new Camaro show that it’s … Continue reading 2019 Camaro Australia: Price, Specs, Interior & More
Kia surprised Aussies late last year when it released a performance car, the all-new Kia Stinger 2018. This fresh offering from the Korean manufacturer includes six models: three with four-cylinder turbo engines and another three with two-cylinder V6 engines. The reviews are great for Kia Stinger, with CarAdvice.com grading it nine out of ten and … Continue reading The Kia Stinger 2018
The classic car market is going at full speed right now. If you are on the lookout for a profitable investment, then hop in. Classic cars are currently finding a strong market among vintage collectors, car enthusiasts, and even other long-term investors. Specific models and makes are skyrocketing in prices and if you’re set on … Continue reading Cars That Can Appreciate In Value And Make You Money
This year, new dashcam models have flooded the Australian market. Some of them merely passable but many have great features to give you extra protection (and eyes!) on the road. With the plenitude of options, purchasing one has never been this confusing. So we took a look at the biggest players and the newcomers and … Continue reading Dashcam Recommendations 2018
The federal government released the 2018 budget last week and it includes a collection of higher taxes from Australian motorists and a huge decline in road infrastructure spending. According to Federal Treasury, about $54.4 billion is expected from the government’s collection of fuel excise tax, and another $5.1 billion from luxury car tax. Despite the … Continue reading How the 2018 Budget Will Affect Motorists
Just this week, the Federal Government announced a compulsory recall on all vehicles affected by the Takada airbag defect. The decision was made with the help of ACCC, whose safety investigations found that further use of cars with Takata airbags can cause injury to drivers and passengers. The airbag recall has actually been in place … Continue reading Takata Airbag Recall: Everything You Need To Know
Beyond its show-stopping designs and unimaginable speeds, it’s fun to see what other cutting-edge technology could be found in these cars. Check out this list of the most expensive rides and look back at 2017 like a millionaire. McLaren P1 LM McLaren is a trusted sports car maker. However, they don’t take all the … Continue reading Most Expensive Cars of 2017
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
Don’t waste your time with dealers and private sellers. If you’re looking for an affordable new car, simply tell Aussie Auto Search what you want and they’ll do all the hard work on your behalf. We’ll check the car history, do safety checks, even process all the paperwork, so you can save time and get … Continue reading The Hassle Free Way to get a New Car
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
Of the Recent 2015-16 Federal Budget delivered by Treasurer Joe Hockey, certainly the main winners are small to medium businesses with a registered ABN and an annual turnover of less than $ 2,000,000. With the announcement of the accelerated depreciation of assets costing less than $20,000 (allowing businesses to immediately deduct the cost of each … Continue reading What The Small Business Tax Breaks Mean For You
Back in April, we surveyed some folk out there about their travel habits when taking a trip to a holiday destination. Here are the results below: Are You Male Or Female? What Is Your Age? Where Do You Prefer To Go On Holidays? What Sort Of Holidays Do You Enjoy Most? How Do You Usually … Continue reading Aussie Road Trip Holiday Survey
Here’s a recent series of ads which we’ve had running. If you’re like Billy and want to make buying a new car stress free and enjoyable speak to us about a car loan. Radio Ad 1 BILLY: Hey Grant, I’ve been thinking of buying another car but the loan side is just too hard. … Continue reading Aussie Car Loans Radio Ads
Consistent servicing of your car is important to ensure it runs problem free and doesn’t cost you a fortune in repairs later down the line. Every day your car is exposed to heat, dust, bumps and constant friction. These forces can cause deterioration pressure and wear on the many moving parts in your vehicle. Your … Continue reading Why you should keep your car servicing up to date
We’ll be pretty upset if you hadn’t noticed our new look! To be honest, there was more behind the idea than just a rebrand, in fact our primary goal was to make the experience of applying for a loan with us a whole lot easier. The planning was months in the making, and we were … Continue reading We’ve Had A Makeover. Didn’t You Notice?
Taking out a loan or lease on a new or used vehicle involves a financial commitment that can be stressful. That’s why we protect you with 12 months of WALKAWAY coverage at no charge to you on financed or leased vehicles.