1998 BMW Z3 a prized member of the family

BMW's Z3 burst on to the world stage in 1995 when it was James Bond's controversial choice thanks to a product placement agreement for the film GoldenEye.

Extra value in choosing special edition cars

EXTRA KIT: The 2017 VW Passat Alltrack Wolfsburg edition.

Great ways to get more money on the used car market.

Premium express with four turbos in M550d xDrive

QUAD TURBO: The BMW M550d xDrive uses four turbochargers.

Quad turbos have been fitted to BMW's M550d xDrive

VW Golf R 7.5 to hit 100kmh in under five seconds

WEAPON: The even faster 2017 Volkswagen Golf R 7.5 version.

Pricing for the 7.5 version of the VW Golf R will be announced soon.

Hard not to love: Mazda MX-5 RF road test and review

Superb as a faux Coupe, the Mazda MX-5 Retractable Fastback has a beautifully folding hardtop and delivers the same brilliant drive as its soft top cousin.

Mazda’s MX-5 RF offers both hard top and open air motoring pleasure

We don't recommend this for boat transport....

A motorist carried a boat in the back of a van while driving on Vanderlin Dr in Darwin.

“I said look, look, look at the van. There’s a boat inside it."

Hundreds of cars going for bargain at record Coast auction

Mike Clayton at the Nambour car yard in the lead-up to a previous year's sale.

Impounded cars going under the hammer, no reserves

High flying Ford Mondeo gets refreshed for 2017

FALCON'S SHADOW: Range-wide revised equipment levels for the 2017 Ford Mondeo with new alloys, better infotainment and funky new colour

2017 updates for Ford's family sedans and wagons

Mercedes points to its compact future with Concept A sedan

SMOOTH: Concept A is basically an A Class four-door sedan, and looks like an attractive evolution of the current CLA shape.

Merc boosts its compacts with Concept A

Mazda2 facelift road test and review: a safe bet

REVISED MAZDA2: Prices remain the same but facelift delivers welcome technology updates to popular compact.

Chart-topper Mazda2 even safer bet

TOYOTA Landcruiser, GXL 100 Series

TOYOTA Landcruiser, GXL 100 Series, 2006 Model, 190,000 kms,Turbo diesel, Auto, 5 Doors, bull/tow bar, duel battery, spotlights, Wagon, 4WD Very good condition...

Upgraded 2017 Hyundai i30 priced from $20,950

The 2017 Hyundai i30 will be launched this month.

The 2017 Hyundai i30 will start from a sharp $20,950.

Jeep claims title of most powerful SUV with its Trackhawk

It has 527kW and 874Nm, but is the 6.2-litre V8 Grand Cherokee Trackhawk really the world's fastest? Tesla may beg to differ...

Grand Cherokee cracks 100kmh in under four seconds

Is Toyota getting cool again? SUV concept revives icon FJ

FUTURE PERFECT: Toyota hints at a more fun future with its funky FT-4X looking production ready.

FT-4X Concept shown at New York Auto Show

Nissan creates a Rogue one

MAD: Nissan Rogue Trail Warrior Project concept car compete with snow tracks and special camo exterior wrap.

Snow track Concept wows New York Auto Show

All-new Subaru XV road test and review in Japan

ALL-PAW FUN: Subaru's revised XV small SUV has rugged good looks and improved off-road performance, plus a raft of new changes to make it a standout in its segment

Tackling Subaru's improved all-wheel-drive small SUV

High-riding Holden Commodore Tourer set for 2018 launch

Available from next year, the high-riding Holden Commodore Tourer will come with a high-tech all-wheel drive system.

Next year's Commodore range will include a high-riding wagon.

Entries open for Cummins South Pacific Scholarship

Win a trip to Darwin by entering the 2017 Cummins South Pacific Scholarships

Plane vs Truck: Safety Bureau to investigate

The Piper PA-31 aircraft hit a truck over Barwon Heads Rd after it was thrown off course by a strong wind gust.

The Piper PA-31 aircraft hit a truck after it was thrown off course.

The ultimate truck shine

Trucks line up waiting for the absolute ultimate grooming job.

Heavy metal hygiene for big trucks

Industry bodies join on freight strategy

BUDGET READY: Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Treasurer Scott Morrison ready the budget as freight logistics and farming sectors join forces.

Freight logistics and farming sectors join forces in preparation for the Federal...

Win a free Bushman fridge

Bushman Fridge.

Portable fridges to keep cool

Show and shine in the blood

TAKING AFTER DAD: Rocklea Truck Electrical's Josh, Locklan , Kim, and Brock Macdonald in the workshop with Jake and his latest Lego build.

For over a decade Rocklea Truck Electrical has shone

Gate to the desert: Lyndhurst South Oz

A KJM Kenworth pulls up at the pub, a thousand kilometres of desert dirt roads in the rear vision mirrors.

A truckie's look across the rolling desert