In your ideal world, best case scenario, how long would a product or invention go through testing and development before being released? How does 3.7 billion years sound? Biomimicry is the practice of taking engineering and design inspiration from the natural world. One of the most famous examples of biomimicry is the Shinkansen bullet train […]

.Au Domain Names Are Here

Domain names are the thing that you type into your URL to reach the site. OurAuto’s domain name is and Google owns a lot of domain names (,,,, these are all separate domain names). You can read more about domain names and how web hosting and domain name registration works here. […]

Where’s My Flying Car?

3D Printing, Augmented Reality, Artificial Intelligence And The Future Of The Automotive Industry “Where’s my flying car?” has been the classic response to every technological breakthrough of the 21st Century (and Uber is working on it!) but here at OurAuto, we’re much more excited about how some of this new technology could be used (and […]

The OurAuto Diagnostic Scan Tool

As modern cars have increased in complexity, the onboard auto electrical network has taken over more and more functionality and has increased in complexity itself. Since 1996, all vehicles must be equipped with an OBD II scan port, which allows one tool to access thousands of makes and models. But it’s not quite that easy […]

Online Marketing

Marketing is a key element to the success of any business. You may be amazing at what you do, however if the public do not know that you exist how do you get people through the door?OurAuto has put together some tips on how you can market your automotive business to help you grow and […]

VACC MotorTech

OurAuto and VACC Technical Services have launched into a new era of product offerings that will change the automotive technical information game in Australia. VACC has signed a multi-year deal with the famous British-based Haynes Publishing Group, bringing to market a suite of products, unsurpassed in Australia, under the banner of VACC MotorTech. VACC MotorTech […]

I Can’t Find My Website! SEO, SEM, And Why They’re Important

A lot of people think that your website being online and your website being on Google are the same thing. This is understandable, 92 percent of all internet searches are on Google, so if your site isn’t findable on Google, it may as well be offline. But the act of getting your website live is […]

What Is An SSL Certificate And Why Do I Need One?

The Rise of Cybercrime As the internet continues to grow and manage more and more of everyday life, cybercrime is growing right alongside it. In 2019, a global study indicated that over 50% of people have been victims of cybercrime at some point, and the global cost of cybercrime is predicted to grow to 14 […]

Hosting, Domain Names And DNS

You’ve finished revising your website and you’re ready to get it up and running. You give your approval to go live, but then your web designer starts asking you about hosting and DNS information, and you have no clue what they’re talking about. We’re going to explain what each of these things are, why you […]

The Grille Is Here!

Join motoring journalist, Greg Rust, automotive enthusiast, Shane Jacobson, and industry authority, Geoff Gwilym for THE GRILLE. There’ll be auto news and views, industry insights and trends, special guests, and plenty of laughs along the way.