Life on the Road

• Electric car sales in Australia increased by 200% in 2019

Zero Emission Vehicles: Where Are We At?

Zero emission vehicles were invented as long ago as the 19th century – they’re nothing new. Yet the cars of today are still largely fossil-fuel guzzlers. And they’re fast becoming outdated.   David Attenborough has told us time and time again that we’re almost out of fossil

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trailer coupling to reverse trailer

Reversing A Trailer: 4 Hacks To Get It Right

Even if you’ve towed something behind your car before, when reversing a trailer for the first time you’ll likely experience some nerves. If you’ve never towed anything before, it can be a seriously confusing experience.   Firstly, you have an extra couple of metres of

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while driving in australia you might see this kangaroo lying on road

5 Unmistakable Signs You’re Driving In Australia

Driving in Australia certainly has it’s own unique….perks. Or maybe that should be quirks?   From kangaroos to certain billboards, some things are just so unmistakably Aussie that you can’t help but smile. Here are some signs that you’re definitely driving in Australia. In case

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dash cam on car

Dash Cam Do’s and Don’ts

Drivers are usually pretty fussy about what goes on their dashboard. Forget putting your feet up on the dash or storing your roadtrip snacks. Sometimes it’s just that they love a clean and tidy car, but mostly it’s because of safety concerns. A dash cam

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Regional vs metro driving – which is safer?

Regional vs Metro Driving Habits Demystified

When it comes to regional vs metro driving habits, are there any trends we need to know about? Anything surprising or strange?   Surely your driving style depends on, well, you? It could also depend on where you live or what vehicle you drive. For

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What to do if an at-fault driver isn't listed on your insurance policy

An Unlisted Driver Crashed My Car: What to Expect

Someone – not you, a friend – has had an incident while driving your car. They’ve crashed your beloved wheels into someone else’s. Both cars are damaged. Your friend is ok. They’re not listed on your policy, and… Wait, what? They’re an unlisted driver?!  

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How to Get a Motorcycle Licence - Part Two

How to Get a Motorcycle Licence: Part Two

Motorcycling can be a sustainable and affordable way to travel and avoid traffic jams. Although don’t get us wrong, cars are still our fave! Still, if you’re keen to get a motorcycle licence we’ve put together a helpful guide…   Before you get a motorcycle

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How to Get a Motorcycle Licence: Eastern States

How to Get a Motorcycle Licence: Eastern States

Many of us car-loving girls daydream of donning a leather jacket and coasting down the open road on a motorcycle. And the stats show we’re in great company. According to Statista’s Jan 2020 figures, there are 880,900 motorcycles in Australia alone.   That’s nearly one million

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Comprehensive vs Compulsory Third Party Insurance Explained

Comprehensive vs Compulsory Third Party Insurance Explained

If you can’t get your head around the differences between compulsory third party insurance and comprehensive car insurance then you’re not alone. After reading this you’ll hit expert level aka ‘insurance nerd’.   Picture these s-car-y scenarios You love your car. You’re inseparable. You drive

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girl saving in car piggy bank

Saving for a New Car in 2021

Tired of the old wheels and want to start saving for a new car this year? 2020 was a bit of a write off so we reckon now is the time to splash out on a bit of a spoil. Plus, some say that now

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