James Pauly, Founder of Queensland’s Traction EV

Meet one of Australia’s leading lights in the emerging world of classic car electric conversions. As the bright blue 1968 VW Beetle pulls away, the ghostly silence is almost deafening. W...


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Gaining Traction

Meet one of Australia’s leading lights in the emerging world of classic car electric conversions. As the bright blue 1968 VW Beetle pulls away, the ghostly silence is almost deafening. W...


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Queensland’s Samford Garage- A Century Of Service

Queensland’s Samford Garage was established nearly 100 years ago and still serves a loyal and ever-growing population. A bout 20km northwest of Brisbane, once you leave the built-up surround...


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Play It Cool

Matt Berry’s Air-Cooled Garage is a busy treasure trove of classic VW brilliance. When I was a teenager and proud owner of my first car – a 1975 VW Beetle 1303 – many weekends were spent at ...


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The Dream Repairer

Bingled your new Lamborghini or need a classic Ferrari restored? Exclusive Auto Centre’s a specialist to suit. Brisbane’s Fortitude Valley is an exotic car lover’s heaven. Pace the streets a...


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Bright Lights Big City

Over 100 cars roll through Brisbane BMW’s service centre each day, ensuring it’s as busy as the city surrounding it. Australia’s a land of contrasts. Compare the vast emptiness and desolate ...


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The High Life – Embracing Change

Andrews High Tech Automotive is a giant independent ready to tackle any challenge, from European to Asian models. As car dealerships explore ever-more innovative ways of keeping customers wi...


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Old Charmers

There’s an ever-increasing demand for classic car mechanics, and the Classic Car Clinic team on the Gold Coast show exactly how rewarding such work can be. Two mechanics, 90-years of profess...


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Dream Factory

Looking at the challenges and fascination of working at the giant Porsche Centre Brisbane. An Australian mechanic’s working life can take many forms, from a dusty workshop attached to a serv...


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Continuing A Dynasty

The former home of Stone Brothers Racing now houses Ross Stone’s latest racing adventure. On the outer fringes of Queensland’s Gold Coast is something of a dream factory. Here, from the late...


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