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Opinion: End of the road for the autonomous car

Cars like the Mercedes-Benz E-Class show the race towards self-driving vehicles has already run as long as it needs to

Seeing clearly through the smog

Motor vehicle emissions make up as much as half of the organic chemicals that form smog. So what are we going to do about it?

How the Electronic Stability Program was invented

IT’S a surreal and disarmingly intoxicating experience to sit across from someone who has saved the lives of thousands, if not millions, of people.

What’s with idiots who can’t park properly?

There should be a special place in hell for people who think parking within the lines is optional.

Warming up to an autonomous future

I feel I’m about to say something deeply unpopular here, and possibly deliver the editorial equivalent of kicking oneself in the plums, but I’ll...

Should you buy a car online?

I was buying shoes recently and started thinking about buying cars. Not instead of the shoes, although I do believe the car is the best inventio...

Speeding should be legal says US proposal

A US lawmaker has proposed changes making it legal to speed while overtaking. Meanwhile Australian authorities are discussing lower speed limits...

Why the diesel engine's clatter will be silenced

Don’t blame – or thank – Volkswagen for the impending demise of the diesel car.

ANCAP might be flawed, but it’s also vital

Mustang’s disastrous crash rating proves the worth of independent crash test authorities, even if they’re not perfect

2017 Audi A5 coupe design and perception

Perception is key in the motoring industry – John Carey sits down with the designer of the Audi A5 coupe to discuss the prestige of luxury car d...

Sports cars, classic cars and travel

I’ve had an awesome summer. Enjoying a late-March trip to South Africa, then a month mid-year in Europe – taking in Goodwood and the Le Mans Cla...

McLaren supercars: research and development

Supercars don’t just go fast, they evolve quickly as well. Just look at McLaren, which has come a huge way in fewer than five years.

2018 Holden Commodore - what will it be called?

We should have known better, but the truth is none of us expected the venom or sheer volume of emotion that hitting ‘publish’ would spawn.

Australians need to learn to keep left

Move the hell over, or speed the hell up. Keep Left Unless Overtaking is a simple rule, so why are we so bad at following it?

Why the Bathurst 12 Hour beats the Bathurst 1000

The Bathurst 12 Hour and Bathurst 1000 are two fantastic events, but if you only have time to attend one, there is a clear winner