1980

1980 - January issue

 

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AIR CONDITIONING ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW 78
BMW MI TEST 62
BOLWELL IKARA TEST 44
BOND COLIN TAUGHT BY EXPERTS 74
CARR GREG TAUGHT BY EXPERTS 74
CHRYSLER LOOKING GOOD FOR '80s 12
DIESEL ENGINES DO IT YOURSELF 84
ECONOMY MISER - WORLDS BEST 56
FIAT 131 DIESEL DETAILS 114
HILL CLIMBING UPHILL RACERS 86
HOLDEN 5.0 LITRE V8 AXED 11
HONDA PRODUCED BY MG 102
HONDA CIVIC FULL TEST 22
KIT CARS BOLWELL IKARA 44
LAMBORGHINI COUNTACH TEST 38
MAINTENANCE DUST & WATER SEALING 68
MG TO PRODUCE HONDAS 102
NOMAD FULL DETAILS 90
RALLIES TAUGHT BY EXPERTS 74
RECORDS BUDWEISER ROCKET 60
ROAD TESTS A BOY'S DREAM 66
TOYOTA T18 FULL TEST 30
TRAVEL EUROPE - EASTERN BLOCK 94
WALDEGAARD BJORN TAUGHT BY EXPERTS 74





1980 - February issue

 

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ACCESSORIES SUN ROOF 62
ALFA ROMEO DIESEL SOLUTION 114
AUDI GOES TURBO & 4WD 50
BRIGGS & STRATTON 6 WHEEL ELECTRIC 11
CAR OF THE YEAR WHAT WILL BE C.O.T.Y. 34
CHRYSLER SIGMA C.DATSUN 200B,CORTINA,SUNBIRD,MAZDA626,CORONA 22
CHRYSLER SIGMA HOW THEY DEBUGGED IT 79
CITROEN GS COUPE BRIEF 52
CITROEN TRACTION AVANT LIFE STORY 54
DATSUN 200B C. SIGMA,CORONA,SUNBIRD,626,CORONA 22
DATSUN 280C TEST 96
EIGHT CYLINDER REALLY A DINOSAUR 86
ELECTRIC POWER SIX WHEELER 11
FIAT 132 BRIEF - RESTYLE 11
FORD CORTINA TE C.SIGMA,DATSUN 200B,SUNBIRD,MAZDA 626, CORONA 22
HOLDEN CAMIRA SUNBIRD REPLACEMENT - J CAR 9
HOLDEN GEMINI TE DIESEL LOOKS CERTAIN 9
HOLDEN SUNBIRD UC C.SIGMA, DATSUN 200B, CORTINA, MAXDA 626, CORONA 22
MAINTENANCE ANOTHER DAY IN HELL 82
MAZDA 626 C. SIGMA,200B,CORTINA,SUNBIRD,CORONA 22
MOSS STIRLING RETURN OF THE MAESTRO 46
RENAULT 19 BRIEF 52
SAAB 900 FULL TEST - TURBO 38
SIX CYLINDER WHICH 6 WOULD YOU HAVE? 68
TOYOTA CORONA C. SIGMA, DATSUN 200B, CORT., S'BIRD, MAZDA 626 22





1980 - March issue

 

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BRITISH LEYLAND HONDA VENTURE BECOMES REALITY 15
CAR OF THE YEAR 1979 - NO C.O.T.Y. 22
CHRYSLER LANCER C. FORD ESCORT, HOLDEN GEMINI, HONDA CIVIC 38
CHRYSLER SCORPION 2.6 TURBO TEST 70
CUSTOMISING GUIDE TO THE MARKET 62
CUSTOMISING SCORPION WITH STING 70
FERRARI 308GTB FULL TEST 54
FORD ESCORT RS 2000 C. GEMINI, CIVIC, LANCER 38
FORD ESCORT RS 2000 TEST 50
FORD FALCON XD C.O.T.Y. - WHY IT FAILS 26
HOLDEN GEMINI TE C. ESCORT, CIVIC, LANCER 38
HONDA BRITISH LEYLAND VENTURE NOW REALITY 15
HONDA CIVIC C. ESCORT, GEMINI, LANCER 38
LANCIA DELTA EUROPE'S C.O.T.Y. 98
MITSUBISHI SIGMA 2.6 FULL TEST 34
OIL SUPEROILS ARE COMING 76
RENAULT JOINS VOLVO 15
RENAULT R16 BRIEF - 1982 REPLACEMENT 15
TYRES RADIALS RULE 15
VOLVO JOINS RENAULT 15





1980 - April issue

 

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ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD SPRINT OWNER SURVEY - 6 MONTHS ON 88
ALFA ROMEO GIULIETTA TEST 34
AUDI 200T TEST 114
BMW 323i C. BETA,SAAB 900 TURBO,VOLVO 242 GT 38
CHRYSLER SIGMA OWNER SURVEY - 6 MONTHS ON 88
DATSUN 200B OWNER SURVEY - 6 MONTHS ON 88
FORD BROADMEADOWS ASSEMBLY PLANT 76
FORD FALCON XD OWNER SURVEY - 6 MONTHS ON 88
FORD LTD FULL DETAILS - SPANMOR LIMOUSINE 50
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB OWNER SURVEY - 6 MONTHS ON 88
HOLDEN COMMODORE VC TEST 22
HOLDEN HQ LIMOUSINE 52
HOLDEN TORANA A9X SWAN SONG 54
HONDA PRELUDE OWNER SURVEY - 6 MONTHS ON 88
LANCIA HPE C. BMW 323i, SAAB 900 TURBO., VOLVO 242GT 38
MANUFACTURING FORD'S BROADMEADOWS PLANT 76
MAZDA 323 OWNER SURVEY - 6 MONTHS ON 88
MAZDA RX7 OWNER SURVEY - 6 MONTHS ON 88
MERCEDES BENZ 300 ROADSTER TEST 62
MISCELLANEOUS MOTORING PHOTOGRAPHY 82
MISCELLANEOUS OUT OF THE FRYING PAN 68
RENAULT 18 GTS FULL TEST 30
ROVER 3500 OWNER SURVEY - 6 MONTHS ON 88
SAAB 900 C. BMW 323i, LANCIA HPE, VOLVO242GT 38
SUBARU LEONE FULL TEST 26
TOYOTA COROLLA OWNER SURVEY - 6 MONTHS ON 88
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF OWNER SURVEY - 6 MONTHS ON 88
VOLVO 242 GT C.SAAB 900TURBO,BMW 323i,LANCIA HPE 38
VOLVO 244 OWNER SURVEY - 6 MONTHS ON 88





1980 - May issue

 

  Detail Page No.
AUDI 4WD TURBO QUATRO FULL DETAILS 26
BOLWELL IKARA TEST 37
CHRYSLER SIGMA FULL DETAILS 85
CONCEPT CARS VOLVO UNVEILED AT GENEVA 12
DELIVERANCE FULL DETAILS 107
DELOREAN GULL WING FULL DETAILS 40
DELOREAN JOHN HIS STORY 43
DETROIT HIS STORY 43
FERRARI 308GTB EXTENDED TEST 54
FIAT PANDA TEST 32
FORD ALTAIR BRIEF 10
FORD CORTINA TE EXTENDED TEST 62
HARTNETT LAURENCE THE DELIVERANCE 107
HOLDEN STATESMAN WB FULL DETAILS 22
HONDA PRELUDE TEST - HONDAMATIC 122
HONDA QUINT DETAILS 104
JAGUAR XJ12 C. MERCEDES BENZ S CLASS 88
MAZDA 929L FULL TEST 98
MERCEDES BENZ S CLASS C. JAGUAR V12 88
MOSS STIRLING MAKES COMEBACK 10
MUSEUMS AUSTRALIA'S 1st MOTOR RACING MUSEUM 13
PURVIS FIRE SETBACK 12
QUINTS ROMSEY HONDA 104
RELIANT SCIMITAR GTE BRIEF 13
RENAULT FUEGO TEST 80
SAAB DEVELOPS ELECTRONIC KNOCK SENSOR 9
SUZUKI HATCH FULL TEST 27
TOYOTA CORONA C. HOLDEN ENGINE Vs IMPORTED ENGINE 49
TRIUMPH TR7 DROPHEAD BRIEF 10
USED CARS CARS WITH CHARACTER 74
VANS THE DELIVERANCE BY LAURENCE HARTNET 107
VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT DIESEL FULL TEST 68





1980 - June issue

 

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ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD Ti C. ACCORD, RENAULT 18 GTS, LEONE 38
AUDI QUATTRO TEST 32
BIG CARS MEN'S EGO PROBLEMS 11
BUYING A CAR SPECIAL REPORT 87
CHEVROLET CAPRICE BRIEF 105
CHRYSLER HORIZON BRIEF 107
CROCO DETAILS - SWISS 4WD 84
DAIHATSU CHARADE XTE FULL TEST 22
DETROIT SMALL IS KING 103
FORD MUSTANG DOWN-SIZED 103
FOUR WHEEL DRIVE CROCO 84
FUELS ALTERNATIVES NOT PRACTICAL 12
GENERAL MOTORS BRIEF - X-CARS 107
HOLDEN COMMODORE VC FOUR SCOOP DETAILS - FOUR CYLINDER 28
HOLDEN COMMODORE VC FULL TEST 54
HOLDEN T CAR SCOOP - OUTBACK TESTING 28
HONDA ACCORD C. ALFASUD Ti, RENAULT 18, LEONE 38
LAND ROVER ALONG THE BIRDSVILLE 110
LINCOLN CONTINENTAL BRIEF 105
MEN DRIVERS EGO PROBLEMS FROM DOWNSIZING 11
MG RESURRECTED 19
MG TC TEST 62
MORRIS MINOR ALONG THE BIRDSVILLE TRACK 110
RENAULT AT THE SOUTH AFRICAN GP 90
RENAULT 18 C. ALFASUD Ti, ACCORD, LEONE 38
ROVER 3500 BRIEF - 5 SPEED 11
SHOCK ABSORBERS DE CARBON GAS SHOCKS NOW AVAILABLE 84
SOUTH AFRICAN G.P. THERE WITH RENAULT 90
SUBARU LEONE C, ALFASUD Ti, HONDA ACCORD, RENAULT 18 38
TOYOTA CELICA STEWART TURBO TEST 50
TOYOTA CRESTA DETAILS 37
TRAVEL BIRDSVILLE TUG O'WAR 110
VOLKSWAGEN SCIROCCO BRIEF - UPDATE 9
WATER INJECTION INJECTRONIC - INCREASED POWER 87





1980 - July issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO NISSAN JOINT VENTURE 9
AUDI 5E 24 HOUR ENDURANCE RUN 54
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION UNCONVENTIONAL NEW BOX 10
BARTLETT KEVIN A WEEKEND IN HIS LIFE 70
BERTONE ATHON DETAILS 10
BMW 323i BRIEF - ""MOTORSPORT COUPE"" 12
CITROEN 2 CV ME AND MY 2 CV 104
DATSUN BLUEBIRD DETAILS - DIESEL 9
FORD FALCON XD DETAILS - ALLOY HEAD BY HONDA 22
HOLDEN END OF THE AUSTRALIAN HOLDEN 30
HOLDEN COMMODORE VC FOUR TEST - FOUR CYLINDER 26
HOLDEN COMMODORE VC C.MAZDA 929L, CRESSIDA, VOLVO 244GL 44
HOLDEN J CAR TESTED IN EUROPE 9
INSURANCE ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW 81
LEYLAND METRO TEST 67
MAZDA 929L C. COMMODORE VC, CRESSIDA, VOLVO 244GL 44
NISSAN ALFA ROMEO JOINT VENTURE 9
PORSCHE 908 TEST 38
RECORDS 24 HOURS IN AN AUDI 5E 54
ROLLS ROYCE SILVER SHADOW 11 EUROPE BY ROLLS 62
TOYOTA CRESSIDA C.COMMODORE VC, MAZDA 929L, VOLVO244GL 44
TRAVEL EUROPE BY ROLLS ROYCE 62
VOLVO 244GL C. COMMODORE VC, MAZDA 929L, CRESSIDA 44





1980 - August issue

 

  Detail Page No.
BMW 318i FULL TEST 90
BUYING A CAR WOMEN BUYING A CAR 80
CADILLAC COLLECTOR 121
CARR GREG CARR CONTROL 74
COLLECTABLES MEN WHO LOVE CARS 121
DATSUN PULSAR BRIEF - FACELIFT 9
FIAT 500 LIFE STORY 62
FORD LASER SCOOP - FULL DETAILS 22
GENERAL MOTORS GETS A WIND TUNNEL 10
HOLDEN CAPRICE WB FULL TEST 38
HOLDEN STATESMAN WB FULL TEST 38
HUDSON COLLECTOR 121
LADY DRIVERS WHY THEY BUY THE CARS THEY DO 80
LEYLAND MINI METRO DETAILS 12
LOTUS ECLAT BRIEF - BIGGER ENGINE 14
LOTUS ELITE BRIEF - NEW ENGINE 14
LOTUS ESPRIT BRIEF - BIGGER ENGINE 14
MAZDA 323 SCOOP - FULL DETAILS 22
MERCEDES BENZ NEW FOUR CYLINDER ENGINES 14
MITSUBISHI SIGMA GH FULL TEST 30
MITSUBISHI SIGMA GJ FIRST DETAILS 27
MOTORING MOTORING POLITICS 118
NAPIER SAMSON RECORD BREAKER REBORN 96
PORSCHE 924 BRIEF 9
PORSCHE 928S TEST 146
PORSCHE KREMER EXTENDED TEST 66
RECORDS LAND SPEED SAMSON REBORN 96
RESTORATION RECORD BREAKER ""SAMSON"" REBORN 96
SAFETY REBORN 96
SUBARU 1600 4WD WAGON FULL TEST 46
SUBARU 1800 4WD WAGON FULL TEST 46
SUPERCHARGERS VERSUS TURBO 106
TRAVEL GETTING LOST IN EUROPE 110
TURBOCHARGERS VERSUS SUPERCHARGERS 106





1980 - September issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO GIULIETTA FULL TEST 70
AUDI 5E CD C. SAAB 900 GLE, VOLVO 264 GLE 54
AUTOMATIC TRANSMISSION FIAT'S TRANSMATIC 130
CITROEN SCOOP - WORLD CAR 9
COLLECTABLES FIAT 500 88
DAIHATSU CUORE BRIEF 10
DAIHATSU MIRA BRIEF 10
DATSUN PULSAR BRIEF 35
DELOREAN BRIEF 12
FIAT NEW AUTO GEARBOX 130
FIAT 500 COLLECTIBLE 88
HOLDEN COMMODORE VC FOUR EXTENDED TEST - AROUND AUSTRALIA 38
HOLDEN COMMODORE VC FOUR FULL TEST 46
HOLDEN J CAR SCOOP 36
HOLDEN S CAR SCOOP 36
HUME HIGHWAY TRAVEL BY COMPUTER 66
LEOPARD TANK TEST 97
MITSUBISHI COLT FULL DETAILS 30
NISSAN LANGLEY BRIEF 10
PEUGEOT 505 TEST 50
RENAULT R5 TURBO TEST 78
SAAB 900 GLE C. AUDI 5E CD, VOLVO 264 GLE 54
TRAVEL AROUND AUSTRALIA IN A COMMODORE 4 38
TRUCKS TRAVEL THE HUME BY COMPUTER 66
VOLKSWAGEN CORSAR BRIEF 9
VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT BRIEF 84
VOLVO 264 GLE SAAB 900 GLE, AUDI 5E CD 54





1980 - October issue

 

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ACCESSORIES AUTOMATIC HEADLIGHT TURNER-ONNER 103
ALFA ROMEO ALFASUD SPRINT OWNER SURVEY - 12 MONTHS ON 97
AMERICAN MOTORS EAGLE KAMMBACK BRIEF 70
AMERICAN MOTORS EAGLE SX/4 BRIEF 71
AUDI COUPE TEST 108
BUICK REGAL BRIEF 76
CHEVROLET CORVETTE BRIEF 73
CHEVROLET MONTE CARLO BRIEF 7
CHRYSLER IMPERIAL BRIEF 70
CHRYSLER IMPERIAL BRIEF 76
CHRYSLER NEW YORKER BRIEF 75
CHRYSLER SIGMA OWNER SURVEY - 12 MONTHS ON 92
DAIHATSU CUORE BRIEF 26
DATSUN 200B OWNER SURVEY - 12 MONTHS ON 92
DETROIT SMALLER YET AGAIN 70
DODGE ARIES BRIEF 74
DODGE COLT BRIEF 70
ECONOMY SILICON CHIP INJECTION 27
FORD CONTINENTAL MARK VI BRIEF 70
FORD CORTINA TF FULL DETAILS 44
FORD ESCORT TEST - FRONT DRIVE FROM BRITAIN 36
FORD FALCON XD OWNER SURVEY - 12 MONTHS ON 90
FORD GRANADA BRIEF 76
FORD HENRY EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW 98
FORD MERCURY LYNX BRIEF 70
FORD MERCURY ZEPHYR Z-7 SPORT BRIEF 70
FUEL INJECTION SILICON CHIP INJECTION 27
HARDIE FERODO MAZDA RX7 - THE PRETTIEST OUTLAW 62
HOLDEN COMMODORE VB OWNER SURVEY - 12 MONTHS ON 95
HOLDEN COMMODORE VC FOUR C. SIGMA, MAZDA 626 46
HONDA DISCOVERS BADGE ENGINEERING 27
HONDA PRELUDE OWNER SURVEY - 12 MONTHS ON 92
LIGHTS AUTOMATIC TURNER-ONNER 103
MAZDA 323 OWNER SURVEY - 12 MONTHS ON 90
MAZDA 323 TEST 30
MAZDA 626 C. COMMODORE VC, SIGMA 46
MAZDA RX7 OWNER SURVEY - 12 MONTHS ON 90
MAZDA RX7 THE PRETTIEST OUTLAW 62
MITSUBISHI SIGMA GH C. COMMODORE VC, MAZDA 626 46
MODEL DINKY TOYS NO MORE 112
MOFFAT ALLAN HIS RX7 - THE PRETTIEST OUTLAW 62
OLDSMOBILE CUTLASS CALAIS BRIEF 70
OPEL SENATOR BRIEF - RE-STYLE 9
POLICE RADAR GAMES 54
RADAR RADAR GAMES 54
RAPPORT FORTE DETAILS 11
RENAULT TOURING ON THEIR HOME GROUND 78
RENAULT 18 GTS DETAILS 11
ROAD SAFETY RADAR GAMES 54
ROVER 3500 OWNER SURVEY - 12 MONTHS ON 90
TOYOTA COROLLA OWNER SURVEY - 12 MONTHS ON 97
TRAVEL EUROPE BY RENAULT 78
VOLKSWAGEN GOLF OWNER SURVEY - 12 MONTHS ON 90
VOLVO 244 OWNER SURVEY - 12 MONTHS ON 90





1980 - November issue

 

  Detail Page No.
ALFA ROMEO ALFETTA GTV DETAILS - PURE PEARL 70
AUSTIN MINI METRO TEST 38
BMW 313 BRIEF 11
BOLWELL IKARA FULL TEST 62
BRITISH LEYLAND METRO TEST 38
BUYING A CAR CAR BROKING 88
CHEVROLET CORVETTE DETAILS - NEW FOR '83 44
DATSUN PATROL FULL TEST 78
ECONOMY EXPERTS FOR A DAY 60
ELECTRIC POWER GM's ELECTRIC FUTURE 74
FIAT 131 PANORAMA CL TEST 115
FIAT 132 TEST 116
FORD FALCON XD FULL TEST - ALLOY HEAD 54
FORD LASER C. MAZDA 323 46
GENERAL MOTORS ELECTRIC FUTURE 74
LANCIA 1922 LAMBDA MILESTONES 94
MAZDA 323 C. FORD LASER 46
MISCELLANEOUS CARS IN MY LIFE 98
RECORD RUNS SYDNEY-PERTH BY ALFA ROMEO 30
ROLLS ROYCE SILVER SPUR FULL DETAILS 105
VOLKSWAGEN HITLER'S REVENGE 124





1980 - December issue

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ASTON MARTIN LAGONDA C. ROLLS ROYCE SILVER SPIRIT 46
BARTLETT KEVIN BATHURST 70
BOND COLIN BATHURST 70
COOLING COOLING SYSTEM MAINTENANCE 144
DATSUN PULSAR FULL TEST 54
FORD CORTINA TF TEST 112
FORMULA RACING ALAN JONES - NEW SUPERSTAR 36
HARDIE FERODO BATHURST ON THE BOX 78
HARDIE FERODO THE LONGEST WEEKEND 70
JOHNSON DICK BATHURST - HIS ROCK 72
JONES ALAN MOTOR RACING'S NEW SUPERSTAR 36
MAINTENANCE COOLING SYSTEM MAINTENANCE 144
MAZDA 323 FULL TEST 94
MISCELLANEOUS CARS IN BOOKS 66
MITSUBISHI COLT FULL DETAILS 30
MITSUBISHI SCORPION FULL DETAILS 31
MOTORING CARS IN BOOKS 66
NISSAN LEOPARD DETAILS 12
RENAULT R18 TURBO TEST 62
ROLLS ROYCE SILVER SPIRIT C. ASTON MARTIN LAGONDA 46
SOUND SYSTEMS MUSIC TO YOUR EARS PT 1 128
TALBOT TAGORA BRIEF 12
USED CARS AFFORDABLE EXOTICS 86
VOLKSWAGEN PASSAT FULL DETAILS 44
VOLVO 244 TURBO TEST 62
WHEELS MAGAZINE NEW IMAGE 4