With Christmas just around the corner, disturbing new RACQ research has revealed almost 60 percent of Queenslanders admit they rely on credit cards to cover the cost of presents and expenses over the festive season.
After a two month streak of being the cheapest place to fill up the tank in Queensland, the State’s peak motoring body revealed the Whitsundays had lost its crown after the average price of unleaded increased by almost 10 cents per litre (cpl) in October.
As they prepared for their final days at high school, RACQ has today given Brisbane Year 12 students at Balmoral State High School advice on how they can manage their money and be financially independent when they leave the nest.
Driverless cars and traffic lights that talk to vehicles will be trialled right here in Queensland, with RACQ unveiling plans to make Brisbane home to the premier vehicle research, testing and training facility in the southern hemisphere.
After months of cheap prices at the petrol pump, the State’s peak motoring body has revealed fuel retailers in regional Queensland had backflipped and bumped up the average price of unleaded by more than seven cents per litre (cpl) in some areas.
Motorists crossing the Toowoomba range would have access to the long-awaited Toowoomba Bypass when it opened this weekend, which the State’s peak motoring body said would reduce travel time by up to 40 minutes.
Alarming new statistics have revealed Queensland’s youngest drivers were hitting the road in some of the oldest and most unsafe cars on the market, prompting a safety warning from the State’s peak motoring body.
The State’s peak motoring body has released alarming new figures on the first day of Queensland Road Safety Week which show the growing number of drivers willing to risk their lives for a text message.