We probably don’t need to give you another endorsement of how good the Toyota LandCruiser is, because the ‘King of The Road’, as it's known, is undeniably the best off-road, hard core 4x4 vehicle in Australia based on popularity and endurability. But you may like to read some interesting facts about our dearly loved Landcruiser.Read the full story
Buying a new vehicle
It's a great feeling when you've decided on a brand new car. Pretty soon, you'll be breathing in that amazing new-car smell, marveling at the absence of those rattles and clunks, and reveling in the envious looks as you cruise the streets.
However, new car buying can actually be so exciting that it's easy to give in to emotion or impulse and grab yourself a raw deal that you'll regret for years. So how do you become a smart new car buyer? Here's some advice:Read the full story
If you Google “what is dealer delivery” most results will guide you to blogs or stories about it being a rip-off, unjustified and just pure profit built into the price of each new vehicle. Reality is that most (and soon to be all) vehicles are imported and freighted and there’s a cost in getting them to the dealership and preparing them for sale.Read the full story
Gone are those days when a Car Dealership just sells you a car and you never deal with them again. Sure you may be loyal and get your car serviced there for convenience but many car buyers these days waste a lot of personal time researching and seeking 3rd party services like finance, insurance and accessories.Read the full story
Some of us may think it’s not that exciting to look at so why is Camry the best-selling Hybrid powered vehicle in the world?Read the full story
There’s been quite a leap in the last few years. Most of us would struggle to keep up with all the new safety acronyms we hear manufacturers pack into their cars these days. It did not seem that long ago how grateful we were when the family car was equipped with 5 airbags and ABS brakes, woohoo we were safer than ever!
Welcome to the next level in vehicle safety.
OK, so this may not be an actual blog in its true meaning but more of an advertorial kick-start to our Blog section to describe the Northpoint culture and way we do stuff. Why are we different to the hundreds of other auto dealers out there, why would you buy from us?Read the full story
Now available to the Aussie car market will be a new SUV from Toyota, it's called the C-HR and it's such a radically new design and concept that it may just become the catalyst for a quantum shift in many people's view on the Toyota brand.Read the full story
Back in the 80s I remember returning to Adelaide from interstate and finding myself needing to buy a car immediately. Not having gone through the process before, I did not understand the ins and outs of car financing, all I knew is when I saw that classic old BMW in the car yard I wanted it, I wanted it now.Read the full story
Have you had those moments? Those micro moments when you are packing the family car or small SUV for a trip away and realise you just can’t fit everything in anymore. Something in your life has changed, a new child perhaps or maybe one or two have left home and the car’s now too big? So many of these moments can trigger a thought like ”wouldn’t it be nice if”…
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We know taxis use them, in fact trying to spot a taxi that is not a hybrid in Australia is a very low probability. Why, because Hybrids save their owners money, help reduce C02 emissions, are quite powerful yet quiet and comfortable and are more reliable than ever.
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When I stepped into a new car with Bluetooth three years ago my world changed, well my driving experience did and I can never go back to a non-Bluetooth vehicle. Most of the time you don’t know it’s there, it just does stuff you expect these days. However the basic features of having Bluetooth in your veicle has moved on and there are some really cool things manufacturers are providing that really do change the way we commute for the better.Read the full story