Protecting Your Car Against Getting Stolen

In 2014 there were 60,000 cars stolen in Australia, or 4.5% of all cars, and that number is on the rise. While 80% of stolen cars are eventually recovered, most of them are badly damaged.   Having a car stolen is annoying, an invasion of your property and downright inconvenient. ...

Car Service Costs: 6 Upsells to Look Out For

Ever gone into a workshop for what you thought was a routine service and suddenly you’re hit with a bill in the thousands? Ouch. All those little extras certainly add up. And, although frustrating, we mostly just accept these extras as we’re told “they’re good for the car” - make ...

Blue Toro Belmont is Now Open for Business

Blue Toro Mobile Mechanics is now open in Belmont. Meet Alex. Blue Toro Mobile Mechanics Belmont is run by owner-mechanic Alex. With years of experience he’s passionate about anything with an engine! Tell us about your first and favourite cars. My favourite car is a 2014 Mercedes Benz AMG C63, ...

Blue Toro Shellharbour is Now Open for Business

Blue Toro Mobile Mechanics is now open in Shellharbour. Meet Phillip. Blue Toro Mobile Mechanics Shellharbour is run by owner-mechanic Phillip. With years of experience he’s passionate about anything with an engine! Tell us about your first and favourite cars. My favourite car is an MK 1 VW Golf GTI ...

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Who is Elvio?

Elvio is a seasoned Motor Mechanic with 25 years experience in the automotive industry. Well-known for asking the most obvious questions and his bizarre obsession with Datsuns (having owned more than 10), he seems to think the 70s was the golden era of motoring. Current rumours suggest he owns more than 100 caps, prefers Belgium bier to Australian and has been confused with the real Speedy Gonzalez. Well-known at the racetrack for getting maximum performance on a budget and his obsessive attention to detail, he is now taking his passion for all things with an engine to help his customers in his blog. Ask Elvio.