1979

1979 - January issue

 

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ASTON MARTIN LAGONDA TEST 50
BELL DEREK BATHURST 81
BOND COLIN BATHURST 81
BRABHAM JACK BATHURST - HARDIE FERODO 81
BROCK PETER BATHURST 81
BUYING A CAR FOLLOW THE RULES 71
CUSTOMISING VANS - WILD PAINT & PIZZAZ 25
FORD EDSEL II BORN TO RULE - INTERVIEW 66
FORD EDSEL WHAT WAS IT? 68
FORD FALCON XC COBRA TEST 56
FORMULA RACING FIRST TIME BEHIND THE WHEEL 42
FRENCH JOHN BATHURST 81
GRICE ALLAN BATHURST 81
HARDIE FERODO OTHER RACE 81
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB FULL TEST 18
HOLDEN GEMINI TD C. (VANS) CIVIC, MAZDA 323, SUBARU 34
HONDA CIVIC C.VANS GEMINI, MAZDA 323, SUBURU 34
JOHNSON DICK BATHURST 81
MAZDA 323 C. (VANS) CIVIC, GEMINI, SUBARU 34
MAZDA 626 TEST 30
MOFFAT ALLAN BATHURST 81
MORRIS BOB BATHURST 81
NISSAN SADO BRIEF 13
PEUGEOT 504 DIESEL TEST 60
PORSCHE 924 TURBO DETAILS 11
QUINTS ROMSEY RED FOX 48
SAFETY VOLKSWAGEN TURBO DIESEL 28
SUBARU WAGON C. CIVIC, GEMINI, MAZDA 323 34
VANS WILD PAINT & PIZZAZ 25
VOLKSWAGEN TURBO DIESEL SAFETY VEHICLE 28



1979 - February issue

 

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AUDI 5E FULL TEST 34
CAR OF THE YEAR A HARD YEAR'S DRIVE 30
CHRYSLER SIGMA FULL TEST - WAGON 26
COWAN ANDREW CUNNING OF A MASTER 70
DATSUN STANZA FULL TEST 40
DE TOMASO LONGCHAMP AUSTRALIAN PRODUCTION 10
DESIGN FUTURE MOTORING 80
FANGIO JUAN WITH MERCEDES W196 BY R QUINTS 46
FIAT X1/9 C. TRIUMPH TR7 18
FORD STIRLING ENGINE DEVELOPMENT DROPPED 13
FUTURE FUTURE MOTORING 80
KIT CARS MIDAS 14
LADY DRIVERS CATC(HER) IN THE CAR 88
LEYLAND MINI 1275 LS FULL TEST 66
MAKINEN TIMO ROUND SOUTH AMERICA RALLY 70
MAZDA RX7 PREVIEW DRIVE 61
MIDAS KIT CAR 14
PEUGEOT 604 FULL TEST 50
QUINTS ROMSEY ALMANAC 56
QUINTS ROMSEY FANGIO AND MERCEDES W196 46
RALLIES ROUND SOUTH AMERICA 70
TRIUMPH TR7 C. FIAT X1/9 18



1979 - March issue

 

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CAR OF THE YEAR 1978 - HOLDEN COMMODORE 18
CITROEN VISA TEST 73
DAIHATSU CHARADE FULL TEST 39
FORD CORTINA TE C. COMMODORE, TORANA, KINGSWOOD, FALCON 26
FORD FALCON XC C.COMMODORE, TORANA, CORTINA, KINGSWOOD 26
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB C.O.T.Y. 18
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB C.TORANA 6, CORT. 6, K'WOOD, FALCON 26
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB EXTENDED TEST 34
HOLDEN HZ C.COMMODORE,TORANA, CORTINA, FALCON 26
HOLDEN SUNBIRD UC C.COMMDORE, CORTINA 6, KINGSWOOD, FALCON 26
HOLDEN SUNBIRD UC FULL TEST - STARFIRE 4 56
HONDA PRELUDE DETAILS 7
MAINTENANCE SAVE FUEL 69
MAZDA ONE MILLION ROTARIES 8
PANTHER LIMA 7
PANTHER SIX WHEELER 7
RENAULT 20TS TEST 50
ROTARY ENGINE ONE MILLION ROTARIES 8
TYRES RADIAL REVOLUTION 45
VOLVO 242 GT IMPROVEMENTS FOR '79 13
WANKEL ROTARY ONE MILLION ROTARIES 8



1979 - April issue

 

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ACCESSORIES CARRY RACK SURVEY 88
ALFA ROMEO ALFETTA 2000L FULL TEST 56
ASCORT FADED DREAMS 81
AUSTRALIA FADED DREAMS UPON THE SCRAPHEAP 81
BMW ALPINA BRIEF 19
BOLWELL FADED DREAMS 81
BUCHANAN FADED DREAMS 81
BUCKLE FADED DREAMS 81
BUYING A CAR WOMAN - THE DOMINANT INFLUENCE 74
CAMPING VW CAMPERVAN 71
CHEVROLET CORVETTE TEST 38
DATSUN STANZA C. COROLLA, ESCORT, GEMINI 22
FORD ESCORT 1.6 C. COROLLA, GEMINI, STANZA 22
FUELS WHEN WILL THEY RUN OUT 18
GOGGOMOBIL FADED DREAMS 81
HOLDEN GEMINI TD C. COROLLA, ESCORT, STANZA 22
ILINGA FADED DREAMS 81
LADY DRIVERS DOMINANT BUYING INFLUENCE 74
MANUFACTURING FADED DREAMS UPON THE SCRAPHEAP 81
MCM FADED DREAMS 81
ROAD TESTS TESTING THE TESTERS 42
ROLLS ROYCE SILVER GHOST BEST CAR IN THE WORLD 62
SPEED LIMITS STAB IN THE DARK 12
TOYOTA COROLLA 1300 C. ESCORT, GEMINI, STANZA 22
VOLKSWAGEN CAMPMOBILE TEST 71
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF GOLF FOR THE '90s 34
WHERRETT PETER MARQUE - TV TOUR DE FORCE 30
ZETA FADED DREAMS 81



1979 - May issue

 

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CHAMBERLAIN ALAN ""BOB"" PIONEER 76
CHRYSLER SIGMA C. MAZDA 626, DATSUN 200B,SUNBIRD 30
DATSUN 200B C. 626, SIGMA, SUNBIRD 30
DATSUN 280ZX TEST 50
FORD FALCON XD TEST 14
HOLDEN SUNBIRD UC C. MAZDA 626, SIGMA, DATSUN 200B 30
MAZDA 626 C. SIGMA, DATSUN 200B, HOLDEN SUNBIRD 30
MERCEDES BENZ EXPLORER TEST 25
PEUGEOT 504 EXTENDED TEST 62
ROLLS ROYCE NEW FOR THE 80s 42
ROVER SD1/3500 FULL TEST 44
TRAVEL MELBOURNE TO DARWIN IN 1938 68
UTILITIES C. DATSUN, FORD, TOYOTA, ISUZU 54
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF TEST 112



1979 - June issue

 

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ACCIDENTS STAYING ALIVE 73
BMW TURBO DIESEL 10
CORD AHEAD OF ITS TIME 62
DATSUN SILVIA BRIEF 10
DRIVING PETER BROCK'S CLASS DRIVING 78
FORD FALCON XD FULL TEST 22
HOLDEN TOMORROWS HOLDEN 42
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB C. VOLVO 264, ROVER 3500, BENZ 280E 30
ISUZU ACE OF CLUBS COUPE 94
JAGUAR XJ SERIES III TEST 58
LADA NIVA EVALUATION TRIAL 17
LANCIA SAAB LINK UP 17
MERCEDES BENZ 280E C. COMMODORE, VOLVO 264, ROVER 3500 30
PORSCHE 924 FULL TEST 46
REPCO RELIABILITY TRIAL 86
ROADS PRINCES HIGHWAY 105
ROVER SD1/3500 C. COMMODORE, VOLVO 264, MERCEDES BENZ 28E 30
RUST RUSTPROOFING 66
SAAB LANCIA LINK UP 17
TOYOTA COROLLA 1300 FULL TEST 97
TRIALS REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA 86
TRIUMPH TR7 TEST - CONVERTIBLE 50
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF CABRIOLET DETAILS 12
VOLVO 264 C.COMMODORE SLE,ROVER 3500,MERC.280 30



1979 - July issue

 

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BOLWELL IKARA FULL DETAILS 86
DESIGN HANDLING 74
FIAT 131 S FULL TEST 88
FORD FALCON XD C. COMMODORE 5.0 30
FORMULA RACING WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE 92
FREIGHTER-LAWTON FULL DETAILS 99
GENERAL MOTORS ANSWERS THE IMPORTS 50
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB C. FALCON 5.8 30
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB C. HOW TESTERS MADE THEIR CHOICE 97
HONDA PRELUDE FULL TEST 22
MERCEDES BENZ 280E C. HOW TESTERS MADE THEIR CHOICE 97
MERCEDES BENZ SLX RECORD BREAKER 17
MOTOR RACING WHERE DO WE GO FROM HERE? 92
SKODA 120L FULL TEST 62
SUSPENSIONS BETTER HANDLING 74
TOYOTA DISCOVERS RACK AND PINION 68
TRAVEL SYDNEY TO MELBOURNE IN 1907 80
UTILITIES FULL TEST - CHEVROLET C20 & K20 56
VOLVO SAFETY PHILOSOPHY 46
VOLVO 264 C.HOW TESTERS MADE THEIR CHOICE 97
ZE 1 FULL TEST 38



1979 - August issue

 

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ACCIDENTS NUT BEHIND THE WHEEL 78
ALFA ROMEO ALFA 6 TEST 80
ALFA ROMEO ALFETTA 2000L C. FIAT 132, PEUGEOT 504, VOLVO 244 22
BENTLEY SPEED SIX POWER & GLORY 62
BRITISH LEYLAND BRIEF - MINI METRO 98
CUSTOMISING INDIVIDUALISM 38
DATSUN SUNNY FULL TEST 48
DRIVING NUT BEHIND THE WHEEL 78
FIAT 132 C. ALFETTA, PEUGEOT 504, VOLVO 244 22
FORD FAIRLANE ZJ FULL TEST 70
JEEP RENEGADE TEST 54
KARTING TOYS NO MORE 100
LIGHTS SEEING THE LIGHT 86
MAZDA RX7 FULL TEST 30
PEUGEOT 504 C. ALFETTA, FIAT 132, VOLVO 244 22
PEUGEOT 505 TEST 58
RECORDS MERCEDES C111 17
RENAULT R10 S FULL TEST 38
VOLVO 244 C.ALFETTA, FIAT 132, PEUGEOT 504 22



1979 - September issue

 

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ACCESSORIES CAR ALARMS 82
ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD SPRINT TEST 57
AUCTION NIGHT OF THE LADIES 98
AUSTRALIAN GP THE FIRST GRAND PRIX 68
CHRYSLER SCORPION 2.6 FULL DETAILS 27
CRIME ITALIAN STYLE 78
FORD FALCON XD C. COMMODORE, KINGSWOOD 28
FUN VEHICLES IT WALKS & WALTZES 102
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB C. FALCON, KINGSWOOD 28
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB FULL DETAILS - WAGON 22
HOLDEN HZ C. COMMODORE, FALCON 28
HOLDEN STATESMAN DETAILS - SL/E 26
ITALY DAYLIGHT ROBBERY - STEALING 78
MANUFACTURING FINDING A NAME 96
MORRIS MINI MOKE ME AND MY MOKE 54
PHILLIP ISLAND AUSTRALIAS FIRST GP 68
RACES/RACING ACROSS AMERICA IN A BRITISH TRUCK 62
RENAULT 20TS FULL TEST 38
ROVER RANGE ROVER EXTENDED TEST 46
SUZUKI FRONTE BRIEF 11



1979 - October issue

 

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ACCESSORIES STOP WATCHES 80
ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD SPRINT OWNER SURVEY 55
ALFA ROMEO GTV 2000 C.DATSUN 280ZX, MAZDA RX7, PORSCHE 924 38
BMW 7 SERIES REVISED 9
BROCK PETER KINGS OF BATHURST 34
BUYING A CAR INTERVIEWS - WHAT & WHY 50
CHRYSLER SIGMA OWNER SURVEY 52
DATSUN 200B OWNER SURVEY 55
DATSUN 280ZX C. ALFA ROMEA GTV, MAZDA RX7, PORSCHE924 38
FORD FALCON XD OWNER SURVEY 50
FORMULA RACING IN MINIATURE 80
FUN VEHICLES GRAND PRIX RACING IN MINIATURE 80
GARDNER FRANK KINGS OF BATHURST 34
GENERAL MOTORS MASTERS - T. MURPHY & E. ESTES 28
HARDIE FERODO NEW KINGS OF BATHURST 24
HOLDEN SCOOP - HOLDENS FOR THE 80s 26
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB OWNER SURVEY 55
HONDA PRELUDE OWNER SURVEY 52
LADA NIVA TEST 85
MAZDA 323 OWNER SURVEY 50
MAZDA RX7 C. ALFA ROMEO GTV, NISSAN 280ZX, PORSCHE 924 38
MAZDA RX7 OWNER SURVEY 50
MERCEDES BENZ SS38/250 MOTORING MYTHOLOGY 62
OPEL KADETT FULL DETAILS - FIRST FRONT DRIVE 22
PORSCHE 924 C. ALFA EOMEO GTV, NISSAN 280ZX, MAZDA RX7 38
ROVER 3500 OWNER SURVEY 50
SHEPHEARD GEORGE KINGS OF BATHURST 34
TOYOTA COROLLA OWNER SURVEY 55
TRAVEL AROUND AUSTRALIA 94
UTILITIES ENRICHED MY LIFE 74
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF OWNER SURVEY 52
VOLKSWAGEN JETTA FULL DETAILS 59
VOLVO 244 OWNER SURVEY 52



1979 - November issue

 

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AALTONEN RAUNO REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
BMW COMPACT REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
BOND COLIN REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
BROCK PETER REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
CARR GREG REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
CHRYSLER SCORPION 2.6 FULL TEST 82
CHRYSLER SIGMA C.(WAGONS) DAT.200B, DAT.SUNNY, RENAULT VIRAGE 38
COWAN ANDREW REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 9
DATSUN 200B C.(WAGONS)SIGMA,DAT.SUNNY,REN.VIRAG 38
DATSUN SUNNY C.(WAGONS) DATSUN 200B, SIGMA, RENAULT VIRAGE 38
DETROIT SMALLER FOR THE '80s 30
DIESEL ENGINES WINS POLITICIAN'S TEST 58
DUNKERTON ROSS REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
FERGUSON BARRY REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
FRONT WHEEL DRIVE JAPAN GOES FRONT WHEEL DRIVE 15
FURY GEORGE REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
HERRMANN EDGAR REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB FULL TEST - WAGON 89
HONDA CIVIC FULL DETAILS - NEW FOR '80 35
JAPAN GOING FRONT WHEEL DRIVE 15
LIQUID PETROLEUM GAS CHEAP FUEL, EXPENSIVE MOTORING 50
LIQUID PETROLEUM GAS MESSIAH OR MISTAKE 55
MAZDA 626 COUPE TEST 130
MEHTA SHEKAR REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
MERCEDES BENZ 280S FULL DETAILS 22
MERCEDES BENZ 280SE FULL DETAILS 22
MERCEDES BENZ 380SE FULL DETAILS 22
MERCEDES BENZ 500SE FULL DETAILS 22
MOTOR CYCLES ROMSEY QUINTS & HONDA CBX 78
MOTOR CYCLES SUPERBIKE COMPARISON 70
MURRAY JACK REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
PORSCHE 928 FULL DETAILS 28
PORTMAN GEOFF REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
QUINTS ROMSEY HONDA CBX 78
REDDIEX JIM REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
RENAULT 20TS IN EUROPE 62
RENAULT R12 IN EUROPE 62
RENAULT R5 IN EUROPE 62
RENAULT VIRAGE C.(WAGONS) DATSUN 200B, SIGMA, DATSUN SUNNY 38
REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL-FULL REPORT 99
STEWART DOUG REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
THOLSTRUP HANS REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99
TRIALS REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA - FULL REPORT 99
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF DIESEL Vs PETROL 46
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF Vs DIESEL 46
WATSON BOB REPCO ROUND AUSTRALIA TRIAL 99



1979 - December issue

 

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ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD SPRINT C. FIAT X1/9,PRELUDE, BETA COUPE 46
AUDI 200 DETAILS 10
BMW 528i FULL TEST 96
BROCK PETER HOW I WON BATHURST - INTERVIEW 65
DATSUN 200B TEST 42
ECONOMY DO IT YOURSELF 38
EXHAUST SYSTEMS EXTRACTORS 102
FIAT X1/9 C. ALFASUD SPRINT, PRELUDE, BETA COUPE 46
FORD LTD TEST 138
FRAZER-NASH PRIMITIVE & CURIOUS 70
HARDIE FERODO HOW BROCK WON 45
HARDIE FERODO VOLVO THAT ROARED 122
HOLDEN GEMINI TE TEST 26
HONDA PRELUDE C. ALFASUD SPRINT, FIAT X1/9, BETA COUPE 46
LANCIA BETA BRIEF - REVISED 10
LANCIA BETA C. ALFA SPRINT, FIAT X1/9, HONDA PRELUDE 46
LANCIA DELTA FULL DETAILS 83
MARTIN SPENCER BATHURST 122
McKAY DAVID VOLVO THAT ROARED 122
MG PROTOTYPES 4
PERFORMANCE EXTRACTORS 102
SUBARU 1600 GLF FULL TEST 30
TOYOTA CORONA TEST - HOLDEN POWERED 22
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF PERSONAL TOUCH 86
VOLVO 242 GT VOLVO THAT ROARED 122