Top 5 selling SUVs in Australia

Thursday, November 8, 2018

The sale of new SUV vehicles has continued to rapidly rise in Australia with SUV vehicles outselling the total number of passenger vehicles in 2017. The Japanese manufacturers have a stronghold in the Australian market, as they represent four out...

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Top 5 selling utilities in Australia

Friday, October 19, 2018

Utilities are a dominant force in the new car sales market with the Ford Ranger and Toyota Hilux positioned as the top two selling new vehicles in the country. The Hilux is rarely toppled as the leader of overall vehicles...

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Five off-roading tracks within 150KM of Perth

Friday, October 5, 2018

Western Australia is often coined as the four-wheel-driving capital of the nation. As Australia’s biggest state in terms of land mass, there is a number of off-roading tracks that you can take your pride and joy to. If you own...

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Tinting your vehicle for summer

Friday, September 28, 2018

With the Western Australian summer rapidly approaching, is it necessary to have window tint on my vehicle? Before deciding whether you think it’s worth tinting the windows on your vehicle, it is important to get a brief overview of ultraviolet...

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Choosing a 200 Series Landcruiser

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

The 200 Series Toyota Landcruiser is one of Australia’s most sought-after vehicles due to its strong holding value, versatility and reliability. Since the introduction of the 200 Series in 2007, Toyota has continually updated its technology to improve fuel efficiency...

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Australia’s Most Obscure Road Rules

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

After decades of work, in 1999 the first Australian Road Rules were published in an effort to bring all states and territories in line with one set of road laws. However many of us are unknowingly committing driving offences every...

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Westside Auto is Expanding!

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Westside Auto is Expanding! You may have noticed some movement and activity going on around Westside Auto Wholesale; it is all due to our expansion! Space is a little tight and we need more room to be able to offer...

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Great Used Car Experience

Friday, May 5, 2017

This was a great experience from start to finish with my purchase. My salesperson went out of her way to provide accurate and honest information and was extremely efficient throughout the whole process. I am sure I won’t have any...

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So Happy

Monday, April 10, 2017

Thanks so much Gavin for helping me find such a great car. Your professional “non-pushy” attitude really impressed me as you patiently helped me find what would suit all my requirements. Nothing seemed too much trouble. I would recommend you...

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Awesome Bloke

Friday, April 7, 2017

I was looking on the net for a car, I came across Westside Auto Wholesale in Perth. A long way from where I live in Queensland. So I rang them and spoke to Gavin, he was very professional and a...

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Excellent service from Agus

Monday, October 31, 2016

We were after a ute, but it was sold by the time we got to Agus. We identified another vehicle and Agus spent a lot of time with us answering all of our questions about the vehicle, he was very...

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Custom Plates

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Custom plates are a great way to make a statement about yourself and the vehicle you drive. And although we may be limited in Australia as to what we can get, other countries have more freedom. Some can be hard...

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Windshield Notes

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

Some of us are good at it, others not so much. What is it? Parking. For some people, failed parking is so offensive they feel compelled to take matters into their own hands with their own form of vigilante justice, the...

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Great Automotive Quotes

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Everybody enjoys a good quote. Snippets of ramblings that for whatever reason are so meaningful and profound they stay with us forever. Since the inception of the automotive industry, there have been some memorable quotes, some questionable quotes and some...

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Boot Space

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

In theory you would think that the bigger the vehicle the bigger the boot capacity. Ironically, the smallest storage areas are often not in the smaller cars like you’d expect. Car boot space can be compromised by genre. Convertibles use...

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Car Cleaning Tips

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

There are two types of car owners in the world. Those who spend every hours every weekend washing and polishing their beloved vehicles, and those refuse to acknowledge the “wash me” written into the 2 cm thick coating of dirt and grime that...

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Automotive Acronyms

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Looking for your next car can be confusing enough. Trying to decide on what you like or what you need can be difficult and that long list of acronyms in the features list often just confuses you more. Here we look at...

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Vehicle tax deductions

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

As we approach the 2016 tax season, we wanted to let you know about an important change to work related car expenses that may affect your return this year. We look at the claimable vehicle tax deductions available for 2016 and what...

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