Land Rover Discovery 3 Long Termer: Update

Kms when bought: 235,000 Current Kms: 286,000 Last service:  278,000 Costs B Service: $630 Tyre: $250 Bearing: $500 I’ve been remiss since the last update, way back in September last year, but it seems that I have now caught up with the problems I bought 3 years ago. The only issue that has arisen since September was […]

Alfa Romeo GT Research

Should you buy … an Alfa Romeo GT? Price when new: from $79,990 
in 2006 Price March 2014: $11,990 – $35,000 I’ve been hesitating before commencing this post. Why I procrastinate is simple. It’s time to consider an Alfa. Yes I know. I want to walk home, it’s great to look at someone else’s and […]

Jaguar S-Type-R Research / Buyers Guide

So you’ve taken the plunge and decided to satisfy that Jag itch. You quite like the retro look of the S-Type but you need more oomph, a bit more pizzaz. It’s the Type-R you want but are not sure where to start. It is almost advisable to find a decent specialist before you even start […]

Mercedes CLS 500 (C218/219)

Mercedes CLS 500 – The best looking Merc? I have a problem with Mercedes drivers. Well one in particular, the driver ahead of me on the Pacific Highway just south of Griffith, who has purchased a Mercedes CLS 500 but refuses to explore its depths of acceleration. Rather, he prefers to pull out when an […]

Mercedes SL500 R129

Mercedes SL500 – Teutonic luxury that stands the test of time “Nice car mate,” shouted the fluorescent vested workman outside the pub. “Thanks, it certainly is,” I said, muttering it’s not mine as I walked past. We laughed. He, because he probably thought I’d stolen it, for how else was a 22 year old able […]