Automotive

4 Features of the Best Cold Air Intakes

You can improve the performance of your car by replacing its stock cold air intake system with a performance version. Read on and learn some of the features that you should pay attention to during your shopping exercise for this car part. System Style Cold air intake systems are of two major styles. The first is the short ram system. Such a system has a filter that is close to the engine. Read More 

Why Tyre Choice Is Crucial for Your Off-Road Adventure

Did you know that the majority of roads in Australia are unpaved or dirt? Most of the surfaced roads are to be found in the heavily populated coastal belt areas, but if you're somebody who likes an adventure, then you know that the "good stuff" is in the bush. Now that you have an all-wheel-drive vehicle and some spare time on your hands, you might want to take the bull by the horns and do some real exploration. Read More 

Why It Is Now Much Easier to Import a New Car to Australia

In recent years, there have been huge changes to the domestic automobile manufacturing industry in Australia. Many vehicles that were previously household names have simply ceased to exist and some people believe that there is not enough choice in the marketplace, any more. If you've been looking around and don't like what you see in a typical showroom, you may be thinking about importing a vehicle from overseas. If that's the case, there's good news for you as recent changes to the law have made this a whole lot easier. Read More 

Driving Habits That Will Kill Your Car Battery

One of the problems faced by many car owners in Australia is shortened battery life. Contrary to what most car owners think, car battery failure is rarely caused by manufacturing defect — bad driving habits are the more probable culprits. Steer clear of these habits if you want to enjoy reliable service from your car battery and get maximum service life from it. Regular use of electronic add-ons Your battery provides the power required to start your car, but it usually powers more than just the vehicle. Read More 

Make the Most of Your Time in Driving School with These Tips

People go to driving school so they can learn how to drive safely, but also to increase their chances of passing the driving test the first time. If you are going to driving school anytime soon, here are some essential tips you can follow to make the time you spend in driving school as fruitful as possible. Know how you learn best. Do you learn best by reading and listening to the pros or are you more of a hands-on learner? Read More