Posted on May 26, 2017

If you’ve been in a petrolhead’s car (or perhaps your own!) you might have spied an “S” button, or “sports” mode button (also called Dynamic mode) on the console or dash. Sports mode isn’t for a trip to the local oval; many believe it’s for enhanced performance, much like a “turbo boost” on a computer increases the MHz of the CPU. There is some overlap between the two “boosts,” but it’s a lot more complicated.

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Posted on Mar 27, 2017
In many ways, the family car is just as much as part of the family as the kids, the dog or the pet fish. Many of us can’t imagine life without it. Since it’s so vital to a modern...
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Posted on Mar 24, 2017
If you’re in the market for a new car but love a good bargain too, looking at ex-demonstrator (ex-demo) cars is a tried and true option. Ex-demo cars differ from brand new cars...
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Posted on Mar 03, 2017
Buying a new car as a mum is a bit of a juggling act. It must be a “troop” carrier for all the kids and hubby, spacious enough for a weekly shop, and fuel efficient so we’re not...
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Posted on Jan 13, 2017
If your car is hurtling towards its use-by date with an odometer in the hundreds of thousands, you may be wondering if it’s worth trading it in for a newer model. However, if you...
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Posted on Nov 14, 2016
The first six months of a new driver’s life are the most dangerous according to the Victorian Transport Accident Commission. Despite the mandated 120 hours behind the wheel, they...
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Posted on Nov 14, 2016
As parents, we have three things in mind during our children’s younger years – safety, safety, and safety. As drivers, we place the same principle on a pedestal.
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