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Electric cars are well and truly here to stay - but just how practical are they? The AA's motoring experts put three to the test.

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Fuel Duel 2

In part two of our Fuel Duel story, Mark Stockdale compares the fuel economy of 91 octane with 95, and 95 with 98.

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A Rare Treat

Donovan Edwards visits Hans Compter, who has around 150 vintage cars in his collection - including one which was once owned by Eva Peron.

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After the Crash

On May 12, a momentary lapse on the road led to the death of three American students. Dylan Thomsen talks to some of those affected by the crash.

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Wheel Love

In every issue of AA Directions we feature someone with a unique, interesting or much-loved car. Here are their stories.

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Audis on Ice

Andrew Bayliss loses control at the Audi Ice Experience, where staying within the lines proves to be more difficult than it looks.

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Fuel Duel - Mineral Fuels vs. Bio-blends

A recent test by the AA shows that not all fuels are created equal. We look at how biofuel-blended petrol compares to pure mineral petrol.

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Green machines

For most of us, travelling further than we can walk requires oil. Michael Henry delves into the topic of liquid biofuels.

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A Good Drop

Despite no obvious changes on our roads, 2011’s road toll was down by a whopping 25% on previous years. Encouraging as this is, it begs the question – why?

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Crash and learn

Kathryn Webster looks into how the Australasian New Car Assessment Programme (ANCAP) measures car safety.

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