Learning all things automotive

Understanding the terminology around your car’s performance.

Understanding the terminology around your car’s performance.

Understand and learn what values to expect when evaluating a car's performance. We will look at litre size, litres per 100km, fuel efficiency, zero to 60 and their relationships to each other. You may have heard that a car has a 3L engine, but what does this refer to and what is a good litre size?
Valuing Your Car to Sell in Three steps

Valuing Your Car to Sell in Three steps

Work through three easy steps to determine what your car is worth, and what is a reasonable asking price.
Understanding Horsepower

Understanding Horsepower

Find out where the term 'horsepower' came from, what it measures as well as what kind of values to expect when buying a car.
Alternator

Alternator

What is an alternator and what does it do?
ECU

ECU

What is an Electronic Control Unit and what does it do?