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Car sales may be falling, but EVs are on the rise

Australians are likely to buy fewer cars in 2019, but are expected to buy more new-generation models, according to new data.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

Mar 18, 2019( 2 min read )

Car sales down for February, though commercial vehicles are up


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

Mar 7, 2019( 2 min read )

Petrol prices fell 25.5% between October and December

Petrol prices experienced dramatic falls in late 2018, according to a new quarterly report from the Australian Competition & Consumer Commission.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

Feb 24, 2019( 2 min read )

Australians cautious about buying new cars

The number of Aussies who bought a new car in January 2019 is down 7.4% on sales figures from the same time last year. The Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) attributes this caution to lower levels of consumer confidence.


Mark Bristow

Mark Bristow

Feb 6, 2019( 2 min read )

Australian SUV interest up, car sales overall down


Mark Bristow

Mark Bristow

Jan 9, 2019( 2 min read )

Your next car loan may be for a hybrid

With petrol prices affecting the cost of living, more than half of Australians are considering hybrid or electric cars as alternatives to traditional petrol-fuelled vehicles, according to a new report from Roy Morgan.


Mark Bristow

Mark Bristow

Dec 23, 2018( 2 min read )

ACCC urges car owners to hunt for cheap petrol

Drivers could save up to $520 per year by purchasing petrol at the bottom of the price cycle, according to a new report from Australia’s competition regulator.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

Dec 6, 2018( 2 min read )

How to get the best car loan in 2019

Getting a car loan can be very confusing. There are so many strange processes to go through; so many strange finance words to decipher.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

Dec 3, 2018( 3 min read )

5 reasons why you should buy a car in December

New year, new car. It makes sense. After all, everything becomes cheaper after Christmas, doesn’t it?


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

Dec 3, 2018( 3 min read )

Petrol adding to household cost burden


Mark Bristow

Mark Bristow

Nov 26, 2018( 2 min read )

New rules expected to deliver cheaper car loan rates

Car buyers will no longer have to worry about falling victim to ‘flex commissions’ when they take out dealer finance.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

Nov 4, 2018( 2 min read )

Government prepares for arrival of self-driving cars

The federal government is planning to set up a new agency to prepare for the arrival of autonomous cars.


Nick Bendel

Nick Bendel

Oct 5, 2018( 2 min read )

Petrol prices no longer dominated by the big brands


Alex Ritchie

Alex Ritchie

Sep 26, 2018( 2 min read )

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