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.
Motorists now know how much they could expect to pay to use the Toowoomba Second Range Crossing when it opened on 8 September, after the Queensland Government announced the toll would cost light vehicles $2.30 per trip.
Queensland’s peak motoring body has revealed the cheapest and dearest cars to own and operate, and for the first time an electric vehicle has become attainable for motorists wanting to drive greener and not blow the budget.