Archive for posts tagged with 'car'

Elderly woman becomes UK’s latest stunt driver by accident

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Elderly woman becomes UK’s latest stunt driver by accident

An elderly Welsh woman has narrowly avoided a nasty accident as she exited a petrol station. Posted on Facebook by…

In the driver’s seat

Motoring News & Reviews

In the driver’s seat

Looking for an easier way when it comes to getting your next car? Shopping for a new car sounds like fun. However, in…

Tivoli Drive In Theatre

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Tivoli Drive In Theatre

For a fun family night, you can't go past a Saturday night movie at the Tivoli Drive In Theatre. Each week the theatre…

Is the car doomed?

Motoring News & Reviews

Is the car doomed?

While car makers push relentlessly to increase their sales, some experts believe that within a decade global demand…

Latest BMW X5 still fresh and exciting

Motoring News & Reviews

Latest BMW X5 still fresh and exciting

For more than 15 years, BMW has used basically the same recipe for its class-leading X5 SUV. Pretty much the same body…

Golf wagon – a classy SUV alternative

Motoring News & Reviews

Golf wagon – a classy SUV alternative

Many people buy small SUVs these days but if you must have a station wagon, then consider Volkswagen, writes Chris Nixon…

Testing: Hyundai Elantra Active

Motoring News & Reviews

Testing: Hyundai Elantra Active

The Hyundai Elantra is a great choice for new-car buyers, writes bmag’s motoring guru, Chris Nixon. New-car…

Testing Peugeot SUV 2008

Motoring News & Reviews

Testing Peugeot SUV 2008

Motoring guru, Chris Nixon, tests Peugeot’s best addition to the SUV crusade. Peugeot joins Holden, Ford, Nissan…

Being in bed with Bentley & Suzuki’s SUV

Motoring News & Reviews

Being in bed with Bentley & Suzuki’s SUV

Motoring writer Chris Nixon talks about Bentley’s new style approach, and Suzuki’s latest contender in the…

Chris Nixon tests Volkswagen Golf 110TDI

Motoring News & Reviews

Chris Nixon tests Volkswagen Golf 110TDI

The Volkswagen Golf 7 is the current World Car of the Year and Wheels magazine Car of the Year; recommendations don’t…

Community groups help to reduce road toll by increasing road safety

Brisbane Extra

Community groups help to reduce road toll by increasing road safety

In an attempt to reduce the road toll, the Queensland Government is offering a second round of Community Road Safety…

Jeep gives its image a giddy-up

Motoring News & Reviews

Jeep gives its image a giddy-up

What have horses got to do with Shane Warne, Michael Klim and Matt Preston? The answer is cars, money and Jeep. As in,…

Early storm warnings in your inbox

Brisbane Extra

Early storm warnings in your inbox

Did you know you can now receive a warning when a storm is on approach? Read on and find out how you and your family…

Last minute gifts for car enthusiasts

Motoring News & Reviews

Last minute gifts for car enthusiasts

Short of buying your motoring enthusiast a Maserati this Christmas, these are the best last-minute gifts for the rev-hea…

A car that parks itself

Motoring News & Reviews

A car that parks itself

A car that can park itself? Surely we’re not too far off hoverboards or transportation devices? With the…

Wait til Christmas to fill up on petrol

Motoring News & Reviews

Wait til Christmas to fill up on petrol

Petrol prices are expected to drop and give much needed Christmas relief for Queenslanders. The state's peak motoring…

Christmas break on the road? Take care

City Talk

Christmas break on the road? Take care

Christmas break can be a time for road trips and family holidays and Queenslanders are being reminded to take care and…

Prepare for your road trip these holidays

Motoring News & Reviews

Prepare for your road trip these holidays

Are you prepared for a summer road trip with the family? RACQ’s Central Queensland Rescue Chief Executive Mark Shield…