Generation Ford

One of the greatest Australian rivalries will come to a head this year at Bathurst. When Ford lines up with Holden, it will be heading for a very different finish line. On 7 October Ford manufacturing in Australia will come to an end and with the Bathurst 1000 having contributed so much to the iconic Ford image, shutting down the line on the eve of the Big Race will be a fittingƒ finale.

By |August 10th, 2016|Community|0 Comments

Giving crash victims a lifeline

Allan Newbold has been a critical care paramedic with the RAC Rescue helicopter for more than nine years.

By |August 8th, 2016|Community|0 Comments

New car review: 2016 Kia Optima GT

The Kia Optima was the car which began to turn people’s perceptions of South Korean cars upside down when it launched in 2011.

Here was an attractively styled, medium-sized sedan which was chock-full of features, well-made and priced about the same as a well-optioned small car, but boasting a seven-year warranty.

Caversham: first place for history

It’s been 70 years since the Victory Grand Prix at Caversham marked the beginning of an unforgettable era of motorsport in WA.

By |August 3rd, 2016|Community|0 Comments

Three rules for safe driving around trucks

Motorists should remember three simple rules to ensure a safer journey when sharing the road with heavy vehicles.

By |August 1st, 2016|Road safety|0 Comments