1975

1975 - January issue

 

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AUSTIN MAXI BRIEF 44
BENTLEY DAVID VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 17
BMW MUNICH MUSEUM 44
BUYING A CAR KEEPING UP WITH PRICE RISES 26
CADILLAC BEST & WORST OF BIG CAR SYNDROME 43
CAR OF THE YEAR 1974 - VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT 12
CAR OF THE YEAR SAGA OF BLOOD, DUST & NERVES 58
CARAVANING NEW BREED OF VAN 4
CHRYSLER CHARGER R/T KING OF THE ROAD 46
CHRYSLER GALANT C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 19
EUROPE BITTER PROBLEMS = SWEET CARS 43
FORD CORTINA TD C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 19
FORMULA RACING FORD COSWORTH - 100 WINS 9
HOLDEN GEMINI SCOOP TEST 50
HOLDEN HJ C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 19
HOLDEN TORANA LH C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 19
HOLDEN TORANA LH DETAILS - 3 DOOR 24
HONDA CIVIC FULL TEST - 1500 38
HYUNDAI PONY BRIEF 4
JAPAN EMISSION LAWS EASED 4
LEYLAND FORCE 7 FULL TEST 30
MANUFACTURING AUSTRALIA'S TEN YEAR PLAN 11
MUSEUMS BMW 44
POLICE PURSUIT FORCE REVAMP 5
SPARE PARTS PARTS GAME 66
SUBARU GSR 16 RECORDS 5
TOYOTA COROLLA 1200 DETAILS 20
TOYOTA CORONA C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 19
TOYOTA CROWN 2600 DETAILS 22
UNITED KINGDOM BITTER PROBLEMS - SWEET CARS 43
UNITED STATES BITTER PROBLEMS - SWEET CARS 43
VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT C.O.T.Y. 12





1975 - February issue

 

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ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD FULL TEST 24
AUSTRALIA YEAR FOR GAMBLERS 20
BENTLEY DAVID REAL AUSTRALIAN CAR 30
CHRYSLER GALANT COUPE FULL TEST 56
DAIHATSU 4 X 4 BRIEF 28
DAIHATSU CHARMANT FULL DETAILS 17
DESIGN REAL AUSTRALIAN CAR PT 1 30
DONALDSON DOUG MISTER VOLKSWAGEN - INTERVIEW 51
FORD ESCORT II SCOOP 6
GARDNER FRANK BACK HOME 28
HOLDEN CAPRICE FULL TEST 38
IMPORTS YEAR FOR GAMBLERS 20
LAMBORGHINI BRAVO BRIEF 27
MAINTENANCE BEETLE BRAKES & BEARINGS 72
MAINTENANCE HOW OFTEN, HOW MUCH? 65
MISCELLANEOUS ROLLS-MERCEDES HYBRID 59
ROLLS ROYCE CAMARGUE SCOOP DETAILS 12
SAFETY FOR CHILDREN TOO 42
SEAT BELT FOR CHILDREN TOO 42
SEAT BELT WEARING RATE DOWN 27
SKODA 100S TEST 8
STYLING REAL AUSTRALIAN CAR 30
TARIFFS YEAR FOR GAMBLERS 20
TRAVEL RED CENTRE 46
VOLKSWAGEN DOUG DONALDSON - MISTER VOLKSWAGEN 51





1975 - March issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ASTON MARTIN ANOTHER BUYER? 27
BMW 525 TEST 24
BMW 528 TEST 24
CITROEN GS FULL TEST 50
DESIGN REAL AUSTRALIAN CAR PT 2 20
ENGINES AUSTRALIA'S NEWEST - LSK ROTARY 17
FIAT 127 BRIEF - AUSTRALIAN RELEASE 28
FORD CORTINA TD FULL TEST 38
FORD ESCORT II TEST 12
FUEL SAVERS KONTROL - DOESN'T WORK PT 1 27
HOLDEN HJ MONARO 2 DOOR TO DIE 4
HOLDEN XP903 SCOOP - MINI HOLDEN 6
ILINGA ALMOST READY 28
JENSEN HEALEY 5 SPEED BOX 27
LAMBORGHINI COUNTACH FOR AUSTRALIA 27
LANCIA BETA COUPE AUSTRALIAN RELEASE 28
LEYLAND P76 ALIVE IN NEW ZEALAND 28
LSK ROTARY ENGINE AUSTRALIA'S NEWEST ENGINE 17
MAINTENANCE BEAT THE HEAT 67
MANUFACTURING DATSUN ENGINE PLANT-JOINT VENTURE?* 4
RAMBLER PACER DETAILS 10
REDEX TRIAL LOOK BACK 46
ROAD SAFETY TRAFFIC LIGHT DILEMMA 59
ROTARY ENGINE FACING CRISIS 43
ROTARY ENGINE LSK - AUSTRALIA'S NEWEST ENGINE * 17
TOYOTA COROLLA 1200 FULL TEST 30
TUBMAN KEN REDEX TRIAL RE-RUN 46
YESTERYEAR WHEN GATSBY WAS A BOY 56





1975 - April issue

 

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ACCESSORIES RECARO SEATS 73
BUYING A CAR WHO GETS YOUR MONEY 42
DAF FOR AUSTRALIA 27
DAIHATSU 360X TEST - VAN 66
DATSUN 180B GX FULL TEST 36
ENGINES COMPRESSED AIR POWER 57
HOLDEN GEMINI FULL DETAILS 6
ILINGA TEST 14
IMPORTS QUOTA SECRET 4
IMPORTS QUOTAS - HOW & WHY 18
LEYLAND ADO 71 DETAILS 12
MAINTENANCE SPANNERS 68
MAZDA ROTARY TRAUMA 27
MONO-WHEEL CHEAP TRANSPORT 65
MOTO-BIKE YAMAHA PEDAL POWER 67
NEW ZEALAND ROADS EYE VIEW 46
NISSAN ROTARY PROJECT DEAD 4
RENAULT R30 TS FULL DETAILS 34
ROTARY ENGINE NISSAN PROJECT DEAD 4
ROTARY ENGINE YET ANOTHER ONE 4
UNUSUAL COMPRESSED AIR POWER 57
VOLVO 264 FULL DETAILS 22
WHERRETT PETER SUCCESS STORY 58





1975 - May issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD Ti FULL TEST 22
ALFA ROMEO ALFETTA C. LANCIA BETA 36
AUSTIN ALLEGRO BRIEF - HATCHBACK 28
CADILLAC SEVILLE BRIEF 28
CHRYSLER CENTURA FIRST DRIVE 6
DETROIT NEW SAFETY STANDARDS 52
ENGINES MITSUBISHI ASTRON 80 20
FIAT X1/9 MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 33
FORD CAPRI 11 MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 33
HOLDEN GEMINI FULL TEST 14
IGNITION SYSTEMS MAINTENANCE 69
ILINGA MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW STAR 32
IMPORTS QUOTA LATEST 27
LANCIA BETA C. ALFETTA 36
LEYLAND ADO 71 PRAISE 27
LSK ROTARY ENGINE REVOLUTIONARY - MK 11 64
MAINTENANCE TROUBLE SHOOTING 67
MASERATI KHAMSIN MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 34
MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW ILINGA THE STAR 33
MURRAY JACK REDEX TRIAL RE-RUN 46
PORSCHE 911 TURBO TEST 47
RADIOS SOUND ADVICE 42
RAMBLER PACER MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 32
ROTARY ENGINE LSK MK 11 - REVOLUTIONARY * 64
SAFETY BUMPER STANDARDS 52
TRAVEL SYDNEY TO MELBOURNE 58
TVR MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 32
VAUXHALL CHEVETTE BRIEF 28
VOLKSWAGEN POLO TEST 12





1975 - June issue

 

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BENTLEY DAVID REAL AUSTRALIAN CAR - A GOER 18
BRAKES MAINTENANCE 67
BUYING A CAR THE PSYCH SELL 52
CHRYSLER CENTURA FULL TEST 14
DESIGN REAL AUSTRALIAN CAR PT 3 18
ECONOMY SOFT FOOT ON LOUD PEDAL 40
ECONOMY TRIPLE TORANA TEST 36
EMISSION CONTROL N.S.W. GOES ALONE 28
FIAT 127 FULL TEST 24
FORD BOBCAT BRIEF 4
FORD CAPRI BRIEF - ""MIDNIGHT"" 28
FORD ESCORT RS 2000 TO BE IMPORTED 27
FUEL SAVERS DO GADGETS WORK? 44
GENEVA MOTOR SHOW VINTAGE YEAR 64
HOLDEN ROTARY BY MAZDA 10
HOLDEN GEMINI HATCHBACK DETAILS 8
HOLDEN TORANA LH TRIPLE ECONOMY TEST 36
IMPORTS END TO QUOTAS? 4
JAGUAR F TYPE IN PRODUCTION 4
LANCIA BETA GENEVA - STATION WAGON 64
LANCIA GAMMA BRIEF 27
LANCIA MONTECARLO GENEVA MOTOR SHOW 66
LEYLAND END OF AN ERA 57
LEYLAND ADO 71 TEST 30
MAINTENANCE BRAKES 67
MAZDA RECOVERING 28
MAZDA ROTARY HOLDEN BY MAZDA 10
MONTEVERDI CONVERTIBLE GENEVA MOTOR SHOW 66
MORRIS MARINA SOUTH AFRICAN PRODUCTION 28
PEUGEOT 604 FOR AUSTRALIA 4
PEUGEOT 604 GENEVA MOTOR SHOW 64
POLICE PLASTIC PATROLMEN 28
RENAULT R30 TS TEST 46
ROAD TESTS TIME SAVERS 27
TUNING TUNE FOR ECONOMY 42
VAUXHALL CHEVETTE GENEVA MOTOR SHOW 64





1975 - July issue

 

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ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD BRIEF - WAGON 4
ALFA ROMEO GTV 2000 TEST 46
BRITISH LEYLAND NATIONALISED 27
BUYING A CAR WARRANTY CRACKDOWN 17
CHRYSLER CELESTE FULL DETAILS 10
CHRYSLER LANCER CELESTE COUPE FULL DETAILS 10
DAIHATSU FIOL BRIEF 43
DESIGN MEETING ADRs 28
EXHAUST SYSTEMS MAINTENANCE 67
FORD ESCORT BRIEF - ""LITTLE RIPPER"" VAN 28
FORD ESCORT BRIEF - VAN 45
FORD TRANSIT BRIEF 43
GENERAL MOTORS MAZDA LINK 27
INSURANCE 6 MONTH PREMIUMS 28
JEEP BRIEF 44
LAND ROVER BRIEF 42
LEYLAND ADR TESTING FACILITIES 28
LEYLAND MINI FULL DETAILS - MINI REPLACEMENT 6
MAINTENANCE EXHAUST SYSTEMS 67
MANUFACTURING MORE DETAILS* 4
MAZDA GM LINK 27
NISSAN PATROL BRIEF 45
NUMBER PLATES NUMBER PLATE HASSLE 52
OFF ROAD GET-AWAY MACHINES 42
ROTARY ENGINE DEANE'S ROTARY - ANOTHER CHAPTER * 56
ROVER RANGE ROVER BRIEF 42
SAFETY DRIVING - WATCH THAT MEDICINE 59
SUBARU 4WD BRIEF 44
SUBARU 4WD TEST 13
TOYOTA COROLLA 1200 BRIEF - GOES 4 DOOR 4
TOYOTA CROWN 2600 TEST 24
TRIUMPH STAG FULL TEST 36
USED CARS WARRANTY CRACK DOWN 17
VANS FORD ESCORT ""LITTLE RIPPER"" 28
VOLKSWAGEN CAMPMOBILE BRIEF 45
VOLVO ROMP IN THE ARCTIC TWILIGHT 65
VOLVO 244 FULL TEST 30
WARRANTY DEALER CRACKDOWN 17





1975 - August issue

 

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AUDI 80 FACELIFT 27
BRAKES EUROPE VERSES AMERICA 28
BRITAIN SPEED LIMIT CONDEMNED 27
CHRYSLER CENTURA FULL TEST 14
DAF COMING? 27
ELECTRIC POWER VIABLE BATTERY POWER 57
ENFIELD VIABLE ELECTRIC 57
EUROPE VERSUS AMERICA - BRAKES 28
FORD CORTINA TE SCOOP DETAILS -IS THIS IT? 6
FORD GRANADA FULL DETAILS 80
FUELS WOOD BURNER 52
ILINGA DEATH OF A VISION 27
LANCIA HPE TEST 30
LANCIA MONTECARLO TEST 30
MAINTENANCE U-JOINT 67
MASERATI MASERATI TO SERVIVE 4
MERCEDES BENZ 450 SEL 6.9 TEST 24
MISCELLANEOUS TESTING A WOOD BURNER 52
MORRIS MARINA DEAD IN AUSTRALIA 4
SOUTHERN CROSS SMITHY'S OTHER SOUTHERN CROSS 74
SPEED LIMITS CONDEMNED - BRITAIN 27
STUTZ RETURN OF THE BEARCAT 64
TOYOTA MK 11 FULL TEST 46
TYRES RIPOFF OR FAIR DEAL 10
TYRES UNDERSTANDING TYRE TALK 13
UNITED STATES VERSUS EUROPE - BRAKES 28
USED CARS BEST BUYS 36





1975 - September issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUSTRALIA DATSOTA - AUSTRALIA'S OWN? 18
BMW 300 SERIES FULL DETAILS 14
BUYING A CAR HOW TO BEAT PRICE RISES 12
CHRYSLER LANCER C. HOLDEN GEMINI, TOYOTA COROLLA, HONDA CIVIC 6
CITROEN CX TEST 36
DATSUN DATSOTA - AUSTRALIA'S OWN? 18
DETROIT NEXT ENGINES 50
EMISSION CONTROL DETROIT'S NEW ENGINES 50
FIAT 128 3P FULL DETAILS 32
FORD FORD-HONDA SENSATIONS 4
HOLDEN GEMINI HATCHBACK CONFIRMED 30
HOLDEN GEMINI C. LANCER, COROLLA, CIVIC 6
HONDA FORD-HONDA SENSATIONS 4
HONDA CIVIC C. GEMINI, LANCER, COROLLA 6
MAINTENANCE FUEL SYSTEM 67
MANUFACTURING DATSOTA - AUSTRALIA'S OWN 18
MASERATI FUTURE SECURE 27
PETROL GET RID OF LEAD 44
PETROL TRUTH ABOUT PRICES 42
PEUGEOT 604 TEST 24
POLLUTION DETROIT'S NEXT ENGINES 50
SPORTS CARS FORD-HONDA SENSATIONS 4
TOYOTA DATSOTA - AUSTRALIA'S OWN 18
TOYOTA COROLLA 1200 C. GEMINI, LANCER, CIVIC 6
TOYOTA CROWN 2600 FULL TEST 46
TRIUMPH DOLOMITE ARRIVES 4
TRIUMPH TR6 TO REMAIN 28
VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT CONSUMER TEST 64





1975 - October issue

 

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ALFA ROMEO ALFETTA GT TEST 36
AUSTRALIA JAPANESE TAKEOVER BID 12
AUSTRALIA MORE MODELS TO DISAPPEAR 50
CHEVROLET CHEVETTE BRIEF 28
CHRYSLER ALPINE FULL DETAILS 24
DATSUN 180B C. KINGSWOOD 6
FORD ESCORT SCOOP - FIRST PHOTOS 27
FORD TRANSIT TEST 73
FUEL SAVERS KONTROL - POOR PT 2 28
GREGORY'S DIRECTORY 40TH EDITION 76
HARDIE FERODO DEATH OF THE DINOSAURS 18
HOLDEN HJ C. DATSUN 180B 7
JAPAN TAKEOVER BID 12
LIGHTS NOT AS GOOD AS YOU THINK 40
MAINTENANCE DIRTY SERVICE TRICKS 14
MAINTENANCE DISTRIBUTOR 67
OPEL ASCONA FULL DETAILS 46
OPEL MANTA FULL TEST 46
RENAULT R12 C. AUTO Vs MANUAL 30
SAAB COMBI COUPE FULL TEST 62
SARICH RALPH ALIVE & WELL 58
WARRANTY DIRTY SERVICE TRICKS 14





1975 - November issue

 

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AUDI FOX FULL TEST 62
AUSTRALIA WHY WE NEED A LOCAL INDUSTRY 24
BRICKLIN IN AUSTRALIA 28
DAF VOLVO TAKEOVER 28
ECONOMY ON THE SMELL OF AN OILY RAG 20
FORD ESCORT II TEST 8
IMPORTS QUOTAS TO BE LIFTED 4
JAGUAR XJS TEST 36
LEYLAND NEW QUOTAS 4
PAINTING FOUR WHEELED MASTERPIECES 46
PUCKETT ALAN ART - FOUR WHEELED MASTERPIECES 46
PUCKETT ALAN CAR PASSION 49
REPAIRS AVOID RIP OFFS 41
SEAT FULL DETAILS 10
SOUTHERN CROSS RALLY PREVIEW 51
TRIUMPH DOLOMITE SPRINT FULL TEST 14
TYRES TON UP TESTING 57
USED CARS GOODBYE YANK TANK 30





1975 - December issue

 

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ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD FRANKFURT - WAGON 30
AUDI 80 FRANKFURT 33
BOND COLIN BATHURST 10
BRICKLIN DIES 27
BRITISH LEYLAND SURGERY STARTS 18
BROCK PETER BATHURST 10
CARTER MURRAY BATHURST 10
CHRYSLER VALIANT VK FULL DETAILS 14
CRASH HELMET SCANDAL 28
DATSUN SILVIA FULL DETAILS 12
ELECTRIC POWER ALMOST PRACTICAL CAR 42
FERRARI DINO COUPE REBORN 4
FIRTH HARRY BATHURST 10
FORD ESCORT II FULL TEST 22
FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW CAR MAKERS FIGHT BACK 30
GEOGHGEAN IAN (PETE) BATHURST 10
GIBSON FRED BATHURST 10
HARDIE FERODO AS YOU'VE NEVER SEEN IT 6
HARDIE FERODO AT THE CROSSROADS 10
JAGUAR XJS FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW 33
LEYLAND FORCE 7 UNDER THE HAMMER 50
LOTUS ESPRIT BRIEF 4
MOFFAT ALLAN BATHURST 10
OPEL KADETT FRANKFURT 33
RADIOS MOBILE MUSIC 54
ROVER RANGE ROVER FULL TEST 36
SAFETY SAFETY CARS - SECOND GENERATION 62
SETON BARRY BATHURST 10
SIMCA BAGHEERA FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW 30
SUBARU GFT FULL TEST 46
U.S. CARS WEIGHT SAVING PONTIAC 28
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF Gti FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW 32
VOLVO 264TE FRANKFURT MOTOR SHOW 30
WILLIAMSON PETER BATHURST 10
WOLSELEY AXED 18