Military ruse behind latest car selling scams

Queensland's peak motoring body has issued an urgent warning to car buyers to be on the lookout for dodgy sellers impersonating military personnel, after new figures revealed Australians had already lost more than $288,000 to vehicle scams so far this year.

Riverside Expressway closed for 10 nights

RACQ urged Brisbane drivers to plan alternate routes when the Riverside Expressway temporarily closed on selected nights over the next three weeks for construction on the Queen’s Wharf development.

FNQ cops a drenching on flood watch

Far north Queensland was on high alert, as a weather system in the Coral Sea brought hundreds of millimetres of rain to the region, with falls of up to 300 millimetres per day expected in the days ahead.

EV uptake booms in Qld

Electric vehicle (EVs) uptake in Queensland has jumped more than 140 percent in just one year while usage at RACQ’s sponsored charging stations also skyrocketed, signalling a boom in the growing sector.

Digital licences soon to upload

RACQ has welcomed news motorists could soon store their licences on their smartphones after a successful trial and regulation changes paved the way for Queenslanders to ditch their physical licences.

Is your budget on track?

As we hit the second quarter of 2021, Queenslanders have been urged to check in on their budget and make any adjustments if needed, so they stayed on track to meeting their financial goals for the year.

RACQ Foundation bring smiles to Tara and Miles

As part of RACQ Foundation’s commitment to helping Queensland communities affected by natural disaster, a team of RACQ volunteers headed to Tara and Miles in March to lend a much-needed hand.

RACQ quiz sparks fierce debate online

The State’s peak motoring body has set the record straight after a social media quiz asking viewers to identify unsafe driver behaviour sparked debate online.

Don’t be an egg-head this Easter holidays: RACQ

The State’s peak motoring body has pleaded with Sunshine Coast motorists to drive safely this Easter long weekend, after it revealed RACQ’s Air Rescue Network had responded to an alarming number of car crashes already this year.

Drivers see red over Centenary Motorway

The State’s peak motoring body has called on the Palaszczuk Government to immediately progress urgent upgrades to the infamous Centenary Motorway after drivers named and shamed the stretch as one of the most congested in Queensland.