Tagged “used cars”

Buyer Beware - $135K Ford Falcon GTHO Turns Out To Be $25k Replica

A pair of Ford enthusiasts have learned that a 1970 Ford XW Falcon GTHO believed to be the real deal is, in reality, a replica.

NSW: Odometer Tampering Fines Double, New Motor Dealers Act

Motor dealers in New South Wales caught tampering with odometer readings will soon face tougher penalties.

Strong Showing For Used Car Safety In 2014 Ratings Guide

The 2014 Used Car Safety Ratings guide shows just over half (51 percent) of the 227 vehicles listed received an ‘excellent’ or ‘g...

Proposed Changes To Victorian Vehicle Inspections A 'Deathtrap Danger': VACC

The Victorian Automobile Chamber of Commerce (VACC) has revived the issue of vehicle roadworthy inspections, as changes to the scheme continue to b...

Young Drivers Urged To Prioritise Safety In First Car: TAC

Victoria’s Transport Accident Commission (TAC) has launched a new campaign aimed at young drivers looking at the secondhand market ...

NSW Merges Outdated Motor Acts, New Powers For Fair Trading

The New South Wales government will today introduce new laws into State Parliament, designed to combine two existing motor vehicle acts.

2013 Used Car Safety Ratings Announced

The NRMA and Monash University Accident Research Centre have released this year's used car safety ratings, with the results showing 57 of th...

Toyota Loads Up Finance Deal For Used Cars Programme

Toyota is offering a 6.9 percent comparison rate finance deal on ‘Toyota Certified’ used models until the end of March.

Toyota Certified Used Vehicles Program Launched In Australia

Toyota Australia has introduced a new pre-owned car program, offering inspection and warranty coverage for vehicles less than four years and 100...

Volvo Launches Selekt Used Car Programme For Australia

Volvo has introduced its new 'Selekt' used-car programme in Australia this week.

Ford Falcon Tops Australia's Safest Used Cars List

Monash University's Accident Research Centre (MUARC) has partnered with Australia's peak motoring bodies, including RACV, RACQ and NRMA,...