Love to Rant is where serial ranter and car nut Peter ‘Barney’ Barnwell hangs out, and does just that. Barney rants here about everything worth ranting about. Project cars, changes in the industry, and everything you need to know when buying or working on quality cars.
GETTING A COFFEE HABIT WITH YOUR EV No doubt due to heavy lobbying from vested interests and its green tinge, the Queensland government has just announced plans to set up an electric vehicle “super highway,’ […]
MORE CARBON TAX RUMBLINGS When a Federal Government minister flatly denies a new carbon tax is being proposed for cars you know there’s a fairly strong chance they are considering just that. It’s called `kite […]
FEAST FOR V8 ENGINE LOVERS PLENTY OF V8 POWER AVAILABLE Despite all the breast beating, wailing and gnashing of teeth about `no more V8 engines’ in Australia once local manufacturing ceases, it’s not as bad […]
Will Punters Really Buy A European ‘Commodore’? Can’t really understand why Holden is bothering with a new Commodore after it pulls the pin on local manufacturing in a few months. They should just bury the […]
Cars Aren’t Infallible ‘Fails’ Are Here To Stay… Unfortunately. Just because we live in the 21st century and car manufacturing is mostly automated doesn’t mean we should expect them unequivocally to deliver reliability, quality, safety, […]