1976

1976 - January issue

 

  Detail Page No.
BMW 528 FULL TEST 38
BRISTOL 412 LONDON MOTOR SHOW 36
BRITISH LEYLAND SCOOP - COMING MODELS 16
CHRYSLER VALIANT VK FULL TEST 24
CITROEN CX WAGON PARIS MOTOR SHOW 32
DATSUN 260C BRIEF 28
FERRARI DINO COUPE PARIS MOTOR SHOW 32
FORD CORTINA TE SCOOP 6
FORD FAIRLANE XG SCOOP 6
FORD FALCON XC SCOOP 6
IMPORTS QUOTAS STAY 4
IMPORTS UPHEAVAL 4
LINCOLN PUREBRED LINCOLNS 48
LONDON MOTOR SHOW KINKY, DINKY & UPDATES 30
LOTUS AUSTRALIAN DISTRIBUTOR 4
LOTUS ECLAT PARIS MOTOR SHOW 30
LOTUS ESPRIT PARIS MOTOR SHOW 30
MANUFACTURING PROGRESS* 4
MAZDA RX5 FULL DETAILS 10
PARIS MOTOR SHOW KINKY, DINKY & UPDATES 30
PORSCHE 924 TEST 12
RALLIES WATCHING IS IN 46
RELIANT KITTEN BRIEF 28
RELIANT KITTEN PARIS MOTOR SHOW 30
RENAULT R12 BRIEF - RESTYLED 28
ROAD TESTS HARD YEAR'S DRIVE 20
ROVER SD1/3500 SCOOP SECRETS 16
SPARE PARTS PRICES 58
TOYOTA GOES GAS TURBINE 27
TULIA PARIS MOTOR SHOW 33
TULIETA PARIS MOTOR SHOW 33
TURBINE POWER TOYOTA GOES GAS TURBINE 27
TVR BROADSPEED PARIS MOTOR SHOW 30
YESTERYEAR PUREBRED LINCOLNS 48





1976 - February issue

 

  Detail Page No.
BEAN RECORD HOLDER 59
BIRTLES FRANCIS SUNDOWNER EPIC JOURNEY 59
CAR OF THE YEAR 1975 - GEMINI 35
CHRYSLER CENTURA C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 39
CHRYSLER GALANT C.FORD ESCORT, MAZDA CAPELLA, HOLDEN GEMINI 46
FORD ESCORT II C. CAPELLA, GEMINI, GALANT 46
FORD ESCORT C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 39
FORD TAUNUS FULL DETAILS 20
HOLDEN GEMINI C. ESCORT, CAPELLA, GALANT 46
HOLDEN GEMINI C.O.T.Y. 35
HOLDEN XP903 DETAILS 12
JAGUAR XJS TEST 6
LANCIA BETA 2000 FULL TEST 23
MAZDA CAPELLA C. ESCORT, GEMINI, GALANT 46
PAINTING VANTASTIC 67
PERSONAL CHOICE VANTASTIC 67
PURVIS EUREKA FULL DETAILS 30
RECORDS BEAN 59
RENAULT 20 FULL DETAILS 18
SPARE PARTS WHY BUY NEW? 43
TOKYO MOTOR SHOW SHOWTIME '75 14
TOYOTA COROLLA 1200 C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 39
TOYOTA CROWN 2600 C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 39
VANS VANTASTIC - ALL VANS COMPARED 67
VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT CONSUMER TEST 62
VOLVO 244 C.O.T.Y. CONTENDER 39





1976 - March issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD COUPE BRIEF 22
AUDI 120 BRIEF 23
AUDI FOX COUPE BRIEF 25
AUSTRALIA WHERE DID OUR MOTOR INDUSTRY START? 98
AUSTRALIAN SIX WHERE DID OUR MOTOR INDUSTRY START 98
BENTLEY DAVID AMERICAN STYLING 28
CHRYSLER IN TROUBLE 114
CHRYSLER LIVES ON WITH BRITISH GOVT. HELP 4
CHRYSLER ALPINE TEST 14
DAIHATSU 4 X 4 FULL TEST 38
DRIVING ADVANCED DRIVING - HOW VALUABLE 96
DUNLOP FIRST PNEUMATIC TYRES IN AUSTRALIA 99
EUROPE WHAT'S COMING IN '76 22
FIAT 130 FULL TEST 78
FORD BRONCO FULL TEST 54
FORD GRANADA FULL TEST 78
FOUR WHEEL DRIVE COMES ALONG 36
FUTURE IN THE YEAR 2025 74
HOLDEN TORANA LH TEST - PLUS 4 62
JEEP DETAILS 58
LEYLAND MINI BRIEF - MINI REPLACEMENT 25
MANUFACTURING PLANT IN DOUBT* 4
MAZDA 121 BRIEF 19
MOTOR INDUSTRY WHERE DID OURS START? 98
NISSAN PATROL DETAILS 80
OFF ROAD 4 WHEEL DRIVE COMES ALIVE 36
PEUGEOT 604 FULL TEST 78
PIONEER CAR'S HISTORY 98
RENAULT R30 TS FULL TEST 78
ROVER RANGE ROVER DETAILS 80
ROVER SD1/3500 BRIEF 26
STYLING AMERICAN - GOOD, BAD & UGLY 28
SUBARU 4WD FULL TEST 46
SUZUKI 4X4 FULL TEST 38
TARRANT WHO STARTED OUR MOTOR INDUSTRY? 98
TOYOTA LANDCRUISER DETAILS 105
TRIUMPH DOLOMITE FULL TEST 88
TYRES FIRST PNEUMATIC IN AUSTRALIA 99
U.S. CARS STYLING 28
VANS HOLDENS 66
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF BRIEF - UTILITY 23
VOLVO 264 FULL TEST 78
YESTERYEAR FINLAYSON 105
YESTERYEAR PIONEER 100
YESTERYEAR THOMSON STEAMER 104
YESTERYEAR WHERE DID OUR MOTOR INDUSTRY START? 98





1976 - April issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ACCESSORIES AIR CONDITIONING 57
AIR CONDITIONING KEEP YOUR COOL 57
BENTLEY DAVID ULTIMATE VAN 46
CAMPING CAMPERS COMPARED 67
FORD LTD ROMSEY QUINTS 42
HOLDEN TORANA LX HATCH TEST 14
JENSEN IN TROUBLE 9
KAISER FULL STORY 94
LANCIA GAMMA BRIEF 4
LEYLAND MINI FULL TEST 38
MAZDA 929 FULL TEST - WAGON 62
QUINTS ROMSEY FORD LTD 42
RACES/RACING HISTORIC CARS 30
RENAULT 14 BRIEF 4
TOYOTA COROLLA 1200 LIFTBACK FULL DETAILS 27
TRAVEL HOW TO BECOME A TRAVELLING MAN 88
TRAVEL RUSSIA 52
VANS BAN FOR MORAL PROTECTION 49
VANS THE ULTIMATE 46
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF FULL TEST 20





1976 - May issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO ALFETTA GT C. LANCIA BETA, DATSUN 260Z, TRIUMPH STAG 62
BMW 630CS TEST 55
BMW 633CSi TEST 55
BMW 635CSi TEST 55
CHRYSLER ALPINE MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 33
CHRYSLER CORDOBA MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 31
DAIMLER DOUBLE SIX FULL TEST 36
DATSUN 260Z C.ALFETTA GT, LANCIA BETA, TRIUMPH STAG 62
FERRARI 308GTB MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 30
FORD CORTINA TE FULL DETAILS 59
HOLDEN TO BUILD A FOUR 4
HOLDEN HJ TEST - SANDMAN 47
HOLDEN TORANA LX HATCH FULL TEST 22
HONDA CIVIC TEST 19
LANCIA BETA C. ALFETTA GT, DATSUN 260Z, TRIUMPH STAG 62
LANCIA HPE MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 33
MAZDA 121 MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 30
MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW STUNNING 30
POLLUTION COST OF COMING CLEAN 14
PORSCHE 924 MELBOURNE MOTOR SHOW 33
PURLEY DAVID DAY IN HIS LIFE - INTERVIEW 98
RENAULT VERY INTELLIGENT GIANT 83
TRIUMPH STAG C. ALFETTA GT,LANCIA BETA,DATSUN 260Z 62
VANS HOLDEN SANDMAN 47
VOLVO 343 DETAILS 9





1976 - June issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUSTRALIA BOOM YEARS 90
AUSTRALIA BUILDS A FOUR 17
CARR GREG CASTROL RALLY 100
CASTROL TRIAL DOWNPOURS, DATSUNS AND AN EH UTE 100
ENGINES AUSTRALIA BUILDS A FOUR 17
FIAT 128 3P FULL TEST 46
FORD FAIRLANE ZH TEST 14
FURY GEORGE CASTROL RALLY 100
GENEVA MOTOR SHOW FUN BEATS FUNCTION 22
HONDA ACCORD COMING 4
IMPORTS QUOTA RELAXATIONS 9
JAPAN CAR MAKERS TO MERGE 7
LANCIA GAMMA GENEVA MOTOR SHOW 27
MAINTENANCE BY THE BOOK 73
MANUFACTURING AUSTRALIA'S BOOM YEARS 90
MASERATI KYALAMI GENEVA MOTOR SHOW 24
MAZDA 121 FULL TEST 30
MERCEDES BENZ 280E FULL DETAILS 42
PERSONAL CHOICE ESCORT VAN 37
RENAULT R5 ALPINE DETAILS 9
ROAD SAFETY SNOW DRIVING IN SAFETY 80
ROVER SD1/3500 SCOOP DETAILS 56
SANDOWN TIN TOPS ARE BACK 96
TOYOTA FIGHTS ANTI POLUTION LAWS 9
TOYOTA CELICA TEST 62
VANS ESCORT - WHAT A POSE 37
WHERRETT PETER CASTROL RALLY 101





1976 - July issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUSTRALIA BATTLE FOR ALL AUSTRALIAN CAR 82
BRABHAM JACK SPECIAL - RACE OF CHAMPIONS 38
ECONOMY RUNS FRUGAL FORMULA 26
ENTERPRISE RECORD BREAKER 83
FANGIO JUAN SPECIAL - RACE OF CHAMPIONS 38
FORD CORTINA TE FIRST DRIVE 14
FORD PRIMA DETAILS - FOUR IN ONE 9
FORMULA RACING A RACE OF CHAMPIONS 38
GINTHER RICHIE SPECIAL - RACE OF CHAMPIONS 38
GURNEY DAN SPECIAL - RACE OF CHAMPIONS 38
HILL GRAHAM SPECIAL - RACE OF CHAMPIONS 38
HOLDEN TORANA LX SS HATCH FULL TEST 30
HONDA ACCORD FIRST DETAILS 7
HULME DENNY SPECIAL - RACE OF CHAMPIONS 38
IRELAND INNES SPECIAL - RACE OF CHAMPIONS 38
LANCIA BETA SERIES 11 2000 FULL TEST 22
MAINTENANCE KEEP SHOWROOM SHINE 54
MOSS STIRLING SPECIAL - RACE OF CHAMPIONS 38
OFF ROAD DESERT RATS 46
RACES/RACING OFF ROAD 46
RENAULT 14 FULL DETAILS 18
RENAULT R12 FULL TEST 68
SHELBY CARROLL SPECIALS - RACE OF CHAMPIONS 38
SMITH NORMAN ""WIZARD"" HIS ""ENTERPRISE"" 83
SOUTHERN CROSS BATTLE FOR ALL AUSTRALIAN CAR 82
USED CARS BACKYARD DEALERS TO DIE 9





1976 - August issue

 

  Detail Page No.
BUYING A CAR SHOWROOM PSYCHOLOGIST 82
CHEVROLET NOMAD BRIEF 9
CHRYSLER SIGMA DETAILS 10
CITROEN CX FULL TEST 5
FOUR WHEEL DRIVE THREE DAY EXPERIENCE 46
HOLDEN HX SCOOP 20
LANCIA GAMMA TEST 38
MAINTENANCE INTERIOR CARS 62
PONTIAC CATALINA BRIEF 28
QUINTS ROMSEY ALFA 8C 2300 MONZA 23
ROVER SD1/3500 FIRST DRIVE 14
U.S. CARS G.M. KILLS THE TANK 26
USED CARS GUIDE 1 - SMALL CAR FAULT FINDER 75
VANS WORKS OF ART 30
VOLKSWAGEN SCIROCCO WILL WE GET IT? 42





1976 - September issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUDI 100 TEST - 5 CYLINDER 47
BMW LONG LIVE THE SUPER CAR 74
BUICK ELECTRA TEST 38
CHRYSLER VALIANT 1977 VALIANT? - FIRST DRIVE 42
CUSTOMISING ULTIMATE GIMMICK 82
DE TOMASO LONG LIVE THE SUPERCAR 74
DESIGN PRICE OF ADR 27A 9
ECONOMY ANTI ECONOMY 56
FERGUSON END OF A DREAM 70
FERRARI LONG LIVE THE SUPERCAR 74
FORD FALCON XC TEST 22
FORD FIESTA TEST 14
FOUR WHEEL DRIVE END OF A DREAM 70
GOSS JOHN LE MANS 30
HOLDEN TORANA L34 FOR LE MANS 4
LAMBORGHINI LONG LIVE THE SUPER CAR 74
LE MANS LONGEST DAY 30
MASERATI LONG LIVE THE SUPER CAR 7
MERCEDES BENZ DIESEL RECORD BREAKER 10
MUIR BRIAN LE MANS 30
POLLUTION NAPS-Z BY DATSUN 60
SKODA 110L FULL TEST 62
TRAVEL OUTBACK AUSTRALIA 50





1976 - October issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ACCIDENTS CAR FIRES 50
ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD TEST 62
FORD ESCORT RS 2000 FULL TEST 16
FORD FALCON XC FULL TEST 30
GENERAL MOTORS SCOOP - FRONT WHEEL DRIVE PLANS 7
HOLDEN HX FULL TEST 38
RADAR HOW AMERICANS BEAT SPEED TRAPS 66
SUZUKI ST 10 BRIEF 9
TAXIS VOLVO'S PROPER TAXI 9
UNITED STATES HOW THEY BEAT THE SPEED LIMIT 66
VANS SANDMAN WITH STYLE 54
WHEELS WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW 22





1976 - November issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUDI FOX BRIEF - FACELIFT 10
C.B. RADIOS C.B. IN AUSTRALIA 76
CARAVANING SPECIAL FEATURE 54
CHRYSLER VALIANT SCOOP - WE SPY ON NEXT VALIANT 42
CITROEN BY PEUGEOT 10
DESIGN ADR 24 - MODELS THAT ARE ILLEGAL 9
DETROIT '77 AMERICANS SLIMMING 22
FORD FAIRLANE ZH FULL TEST 30
HOLDEN HX MONARO LE DETAILS 14
JENSEN GOODBYE JENSEN 4
PORSCHE HALF PRICE PORSCHE 46
RADAR CAN YOU BEAT IT? 18
SKODA 110L RESTYLE 10
THOLSTRUP HANS SOLO ACROSS AUSTRALIA 38





1976 - December issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD SPRINT TEST 46
BOND COLIN BATHURST 54
BRABHAM JACK BATHURST - HARDIE FERODO 54
BROCK PETER BATHURST 54
BROCK PETER LE MANS 30
CAMPING PLEASURES 62
CENTURION TANK FULL TEST 102
CHRYSLER VALIANT CL FULL DETAILS 33
DRAG RACING BRICKIES 26
FERRARI GT400 BRIEF- AUTOMATIC 9
FITZPATRICK JOHN BATHURST 54
FORD FALCON XC 2 DOOR HARDTOP BRIEF 7
FORD FALCON XC C. HOLDEN HX PREMIER 14
FORD LTD PRIME MINISTER MATERIAL? 38
HARDIE FERODO LOSERS WON 54
HOLDEN HR RECYCLED - RETURN OF THE HR 50
HOLDEN HX C. FALCON XC 14
HONDA ACCORD TEST 22
MERCEDES BENZ EXPLORER BRIEF 7
MOFFAT ALLAN BATHURST 54
MORRIS BOB BATHURST 54
MOSS STIRLING BATHURST 54
SEAT DETAILS 130
TRAVEL BERRARA 74
TRAVEL COOKTOWN 76
TRAVEL GREAT OCEAN ROAD 75
TRAVEL YOWRIE 77
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF DIESEL DETAILS 96
VOLVO 265 FULL TEST 86