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A REALLY SILLY THOUGHT ON SEAT BELTS

A REALLY SILLY QUESTION ABOUT SEAT BELTS Driving to work this morning, a really silly thought ran through my mind. I’d just started my car and was reversing out of the driveway when the seatbelt warning chime started. I generally …

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JEEP CHEROKEE OVERLAND

Jeep Cherokee Goes Posh with New Overland Trim If you want to know what’s coming to Australia (perhaps) it’s best to go to the US websites regarding anything Jeep, Chrysler or Dodge. Arguably even before it’s announced here down under, …

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HAVE YOU DRIVEN A ? LATELY

When was the last time? When was the last time you had a car like this to drive?  One of the more memorable marketing campaigns that Ford Motor Company ran in both the USA and Australia in the late 80’s …

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REPLACEMENT CAR KEYS

YOU WANT HOW MUCH?  What Price a Volkswagen Key? I had a need to replace a key in my daughters Volkswagen Golf recently. Not thinking of any other way, I visited my local Volkswagen dealer and priced the job. The …

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FUEL PRICES FALL

FUEL PRICES FALL – WONDER WHY? Isn’t it amazing? As we saw fuel prices run up before Christmas, and smack at the start of school holidays, Christmas shopping and dining out, the ACCC advised that they’d investigate pricing. After Christmas, …

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WHOLE OF LIFE COST COMPARISON – HYUNDAI V TOYOTA V VOLKSWAGEN

Whole of Life Cost Comparison – Hyundai v Toyota v Volkswagen When you’re considering the purchase of your next vehicle and you’re torn between different brands within a category here’s a simple matrix to help you decide. All the information used …

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PHILIP KING – THE AUSTRALIAN

So, why would you just write an article like this Philip King? I look forward to reading the auto articles in www.theaustralian.com.au each Thursday and Saturday. Jeremy Clarkson and John Connolly are my favourites – Clarkson with his motoring pedigree and …

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7 COMPACT SUV’S

This article by US-based AutoGuide is relevant to what we have on offer in Australia. Nissan Juke, Holden (Chevrolet in the USA) Trax, Jeep Renegade, Fiat 500X, Mitsubishi Outlander, Mazda CX3 and Honda HRV are assessed head to head with …

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TIME AND TIDE WAITS FOR NO MAN, WOMAN OR COUNCIL

It’s interesting to see the ministrations of local government. I’ve the pleasure to live on the coast at the southern end of the Redcliffe Peninsula overlooking Moreton Bay. Recently the Moreton Bay Regional Council spent over a week on the …

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VW FIX

 “Grandma, can you tell me a story please?” said little Martin W. “Would you like Jack and the Beanstalk or Red Riding Hood” said Grandma. “No protested little Martin loudly “ I want one about the nasty German car company …

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WHITE RIBBON DAY

I’ve been carefully listening to the comment and opinion today on commercial radio and television.  I’ve also read a plethora of space in daily newspapers about the same topic – domestic violence. Let me tell you a story about a …

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WHERE THE HELL IS MY IPHONE

IPhone, IPhone, where the hell did I leave my IPhone. I’m in Melbourne for a 2 day conference. Grabbed a Silver Top Taxi to the venue on Thursday morning, alighted from the cab and reached for my phone. Not There!  …

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