Bad weather conditions mean reduced visibility, traction and steering ability. Here are some tips to avoid causing an accident next time that you get stuck in harsh weather conditions.
Keep headlights or fog lights on
19 March, 2019
Distractions are easy to come by when driving. Driving requires your full attention – but most people get easily distracted. Here are some of the most common things that will likely distract you!
While almost all of us h[...]
18 March, 2019
With so many drivers on the road, we are all responsible for driving safety. By staying alert and being ready to take action at any time, you can instantly be a safer driver. Here are some other tips to avoid being involved in an accident.
05 March, 2019
So you’ve had a car accident – now what? Many of us are often unsure about what to do – from securing the scene to making sure you are covered for any damage. It can all be overwhelming – and what happens when it’s not e[...]
03 March, 2019
Staying safe on the road is the result of many factors – driving conditions, driver’s experience and car condition to name a few. Tyres also play a vital role in keeping you and your family safe – here are a few tips when it comes t[...]
26 February, 2019
How important is your Vehicle Identification Number or VIN? Not many of us actually know what it is, but your vehicles identification number is quite important.
Your VIN is a serial number that is unique to your vehicle – it is fixed, engrave[...]
24 February, 2019
How much do you understand about car insurance? Are you maybe in the market for insurance but don’t really know where to start or what insurance policy will be best for you? Here are a few things that you should consider before signing that pol[...]
19 February, 2019
Breakdowns are often frustrating – and can be a hassle, they can happen to anyone for all types of reasons. From a dead battery to mechanical faults, breakdowns can often be unexpected.
Hopefully you have roadside assistance – and if you[...]
17 February, 2019
Driving at night is vastly different to driving in the middle of the day – oncoming traffic will look different and unknown roads can be more difficult to navigate.
Here are some tips to stay safer when driving at night.
Know how to operate y[...]
12 February, 2019
What’s the importance of oil in your car? The oil circulating around your engine keeps all of the moving parts lubricated. Lubricant is vital to the longevity of your engine – without proper oil maintenance, you risk creating friction, we[...]
10 February, 2019
Low profile tyres have been increasing in popularity – from both the aesthetic and performance perspectives.
There are some common benefits of changing from standard profile tyres to low profiles – including improved dry handling, corner[...]
05 February, 2019
A recent study by CarRentals.com found that the steering wheel is the dirtiest part of a car’s interior – perhaps up to four times as many colony forming units of bacteria than an average public toilet. And while public toilets are regula[...]
03 February, 2019
Have you ever received a speeding ticket and wondered how the average speed camera works? Sure – it can be frustrating to receive a ticket with most modern cars capable of easily creeping above the speed limit without one noticing.
29 January, 2019
Fuel additives – are they worth the money or are they just another scam without the evidence to support the claims?
Before we get started, it’s good to remember that car manufacturers don’t support – or even recommend –[...]
27 January, 2019
Keeping your child safe in your car is a priority for most parents – here are a few ways that you can keep your child safer.
With so many child car seats on the market, it can be overwhelming and frustrating to pick one from over 20[...]
23 January, 2019
If you aren’t really sure what’s going on under your car bonnet, then this one is for you! From all the nobs and bolts to understanding what fluid goes into which bottle can be overwhelming at first – but it is actually pretty simpl[...]
20 January, 2019
There are many stores selling part-worn tyres and in Australia, it isn’t illegal to sell part-worn or partially used tyres – but are they safe?
In regard to the law, tyres need to have at least 1.5mm of tread across the tyre to be consid[...]
15 January, 2019
If you haven’t already seen check out part 1 here.
Toyota Prius – the refreshed Prius showcases a more streamlined, sleek and stylish look.
SsangYong Musso LWB – a stretched ute with a longer wheelbase offering a cla[...]
13 January, 2019
2019 is set to bring a lot of excitement for new model reveals. With 2018 having come in short of a new record for new-car sales numbers, 2019 is said to have the 60-odd automotive brands in Australia holding their breath that their latest models wil[...]
09 January, 2019
With so many different types of car batteries, it can get confusing as to which one your car needs.
Lead-acid batteries consist of lead-plate electrodes in a sulfuric acid electrolyte fluid. Lead-Acid batteries power the car&rsqu[...]
06 January, 2019
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