It was a tough market for new car sales in Australia last year, but there are European cars that managed to improve or maintain their sales despite the difficulties. Australians favour these vehicles because of great styling, solid engineering, and reliable standard features.
The ŠKODA Octavia was voted Best Family Car under $30,000 last year. It was also voted Car… Read more
Asian cars are known for superb fuel efficiency. This is one of the major factors that can convince a potential car buyer to opt for an Asian brand instead of an American or European one. Not all Asian vehicles are created equal though; there are cars who stand out from the pack when it comes to maximum fuel efficiency. With… Read more
One of the top concerns in owning a foreign car is maintenance. Common notion is that foreign vehicles such as Mercedes-Benz and Porsche can be harder to keep in stellar condition, which is true in some cases. There is no need to forego your love of foreign cars though, you just need to find a reliable auto care provider that… Read more
Japanese cars are known for their reliability and affordability. The attractive price tag makes them a great option for those who find their European counterparts more expensive. They are also strong in the secondhand market. Just like European cars, Asian automobiles such as Toyota, Honda, or Mazda come with its own set of pros and cons in the used cars… Read more
It’s a given that a car, any car, will start to depreciate as soon as you drive it out of the showroom. This is why choosing a vehicle with good resale value is a must. If European cars are more to your taste than Asian ones, take a look at the following cars that retain their value and their worth,… Read more
Shopping for any kind of car is hard enough, given the numerous factors such as cost, features, and safety that you need to consider. Now if you include the taste and requirements of young adults as p-platers, narrowing down your choice can be trickier.
Here are the best options for young drivers to whom fashion and style is a big must.
Kia… Read more
It took an unfortunate crash and a death of a man at a Sydney intersection to discover what is now the biggest car recall in history. The Takata airbag has been linked to almost 20 deaths and 180 injuries worldwide, according to Choice. The consumer advocate calls these airbags “ticking time bombs”. Investigation by the U.S. authorities included tests of… Read more
Depreciation becomes the enemy once your vehicle leaves the dealership. It eats up the biggest chunk of your motoring budget and it’s costlier than fuel costs, repairs, or insurance. In order to maximise the resale value of your car, you need to choose one that will actually hold its value.
For those who can’t afford luxury brands, purchasing Asian brands is… Read more
Eventually your Mercedes-Benz or BMW car will need to have some parts replaced and you will have to scout for the best deals in European car spare parts. The first instinct is to buy brand new to ensure that quality of the parts that you will be getting. But there are good reasons for considering used spare parts, especially if… Read more
Even the most basic of car owners can’t deny the irresistible advances in technology found in automobiles today. Cool features for fuel efficiency and safety can be considered necessary but some are just made for the convenience of driver and passengers. While you can drive your Subaru or Hyundai car safe and sound minus these “unnecessary features”, they are still… Read more