Faulty airbags 'can fire shrapnel at you and your family'

Faulty Takata airbags which are linked to 18 deaths globally and the world's biggest recall in automotive history are being replaced by new faulty airbags,

Surfer Sally Fitzgibbons loves to Disco in her Land Rover

Pro-surfer Sally Fitzgibbon and her Land Rover.

Check out surfer Sally Fitzgibbons' sleek ride.

Road test: Maserati's GranTurismo and GranCabrio senior citizens

The 2017 Maserati GranCabrio.

We drive the facelifted Maserati GranTurismo and GranCabrio.

Are you guilty of these 10 bad driving habits?

Do you suffer from these bad driving habits?

Comparision test: Hyundai i30, VW Golf and Holden Astra

We undertake a three-way vehicle comparison between 2017 Volkswagen Golf 110 TSI, Holden Astra R plus and Hyundai i30 Active.

Comparison test between Hyundai i30, VW Golf and Holden Astra.

Can diesel's reputation recover from VW saga?

Continental's clean diesel Golf.

The Dieselgate stink has left oil-burners on the nose.

Holden jumps aboard the SUV bandwagon

The Holden Acadia Equinox testing at Holden Proving Ground.

Holden's North American-built newcomers, the Equinox and Acadia.

BMW unleashes new bike on Proserpine track

The new BMW G310R in action at the Gunyarra race track near Proserpine on Tuesday.

BMW shows off its new 310cc learner-approved motorcycle.

Fatal crane crash investigation hit standstill, court told

Christine (Sam) Leonardi and Samuel John Leonardi.

Cut red tape for public safety, Coroner says.

Glamping in a campervan: Mercedes-Benz Marco Polo review

Mercedes-Benz Marco Polo campervan starts from $63,627 before on-roads. It cleverly converts from an eight-seat family van into a motorhome with two large double beds, one on the roof and one in the main cabin.

The Mercdes-Benz Marco Polo start from $63,627 plus on-roads.

55 ft luxury vessel located in Airlie Beach

SHARE available in 55 ft luxury vessel located in Airlie Beach. 3 Cabins 3 ensuite. Turbo Diesels. Brilliant Condition. $39,900. Call...

2017 Land Rover Discovery road test: Outside the square

Photo of the 2017 Land Rover Discovery

The Land Rover Discovery has lost its hard lines...but gained style.

The tick: Ford Escape survives family treatment

FAMILY CAR: Motoring writer Paul Gover with his wife Ali and their son Eli ready to test the Ford Escape.

One car two critics, the Ford Escape...but does it get the approval?

Road test: 2017 Skoda Kodiaq review

Skoda Kodiaq with owner Brendan Pawsey and his family.

Skoda's new Kodiaq SUV is put to the test.

All Volvos will have an electric motor by 2019

New Volvo range will be a mix of mild-hybrid, plug-in hybrid and fully electric cars by 2019

Volvo commits to an electric future

Honda Civic Type R priced from $50,990, arrives in October

WINGED WONDER: Single high specification model for Honda's Nurburgring lap record holder Civic Type R when it arrives here in October priced at $50,990 before on roads.

Civic Type R matches Ford Focus RS price, undercuts VW Golf R

Most powerful Jaguar ever revealed: the XE SV Project 8

SIDEWAYS ACTION: Only 300 441kW 5.0-litre supercharged V8 Jaguar XE SV Project 8 track specials will be produced, and cost around $250,000

Jaguar XE SV Project 8 boast a 441kW supercharged V8

Hot new VW Polo GTI boosts engine size and power

POWER UP: A new 2.0-litre turbo engine good for 147kW will find its way into the next generation Polo GTI hot hatch

147kW turbo Polo GTI due in early 2018

Sub-$50,000 Jaguar SUV confirmed for later this year

COMPACT JOY: Set to boost Jaguar’s SUV line-up, the compact E-Pace will rival the likes of BMW’s X1, Audi’s Q3 and the Range Rover Evoque with a sub-$50k price tag.

The most affordable Jaguar ever confirmed for Australia

No consultation on ATO change says industry

THE industry is in uproar about the recent Australian Taxation Office determination to slash the amount drivers can claim for reasonable travel expenses by 43%.

Industrial action against Toll on the cards says TWU

Toll Group may face industrial action if the TWU ballot is successful.

TWU says negotiations have stalled at Toll

ATA calls for focus on construction trucks

The ATA has called on further TruckSafe implementation on construction sites to make for safer building spaces.

ATA pushes for TruckSafe on work sites

Life with Kermie: Learning to make do in moo

UNPACKED: A nice spot to write.

Unpacking proves to be a headache for Kermie

Townsville's Supercar convoy

Still popular with the younger truckies, Mack the Transporter struts its stuff.

B-doubles turn heads in the North Qld capital