The Bingle Cost of Motoring Index has found parking costs are bleeding Victorian (VIC) motorists’ dry, to the tune of $368 million a year, almost $70m more in than New South Wales ($300m), and well over twice as much as Queensland ($162m).
Narre South Lions player, 8 year old Dylan Burdett, has scored a new sponsor – Bingle, after contacting the online comprehensive car insurance company directly and explaining he’d like the same sponsor as his hero Richmond’s, Jack Riewoldt.
The cost of motoring, simply keeping your car running each year, costs the 10.6 million motorists on Australia’s east coast about $57.3 billion.
NSW drivers paid nearly $30 million1 for speeding up to 10 kilometres (kms) over the speed limit in the last financial year.
Queensland drivers paid just over $36 million1 for speeding within the less than 13kms bracket in the last financial year, despite new research from Bingle Car Insurance showing a third2 don’t believe it’s really speeding.