Work Samples

This section of the website includes some work samples from the numerous publications I have contributed to in the past. It is divided into four sections:

Print Publications

During my time as a freelance motoring and travel journalist, I have contributed to a large number of print publications. These range from daily metropolitan newspapers, through to business magazines. Some of the publications I have contributed to include:

  • MAXIM
  • Men’s Fitness Magazine
  • Gold Coast Magazine
  • Brisbane City Magazine
  • The Epoch Times
  • Geelong Advertiser
  • EcoCAR Magazine
  • Open Road Magazine
  • Australian Business Auto
  • 3000Melbourne Magazine
  • Style Magazines Brisbane
  • The Geelong News

The following samples were taken from some of the publications listed above.

Online

A great deal of my motoring and travel content is written for online sites. With the internet being first port of call for most buyers, detailed articles with great pictures are the key.

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Click to see the full Walkinshaw W497 review by Paul Maric

Review of the Walkinshaw Performance W497 published at leading motoring site CarAdvice.com.au.

Click to see the full Aston Martin DB9 review by Paul Maric

Review of the Aston Martin DB9 published at PerformanceDrive.com.au.

Click to read The Modern Honolulu review by Paul Maric

YouTravel.com.au is an Australian travel website edited by yours truly. This is a review of The Modern Honolulu, Hawaii.

Countless other websites have also quoted or used my road tests as reference. Simply click this link to see over 33,000 results as examples.

Radio

I have extensive experience with live and pre-recorded radio interviews. The following samples are from Brisbane’s 4BC and national motoring syndication, Behind the Wheel.

The following audio sample is from Brisbane’s leading AM radio station, 4BC, where I chatted with motoring presenter Russell White about the Hyundai i20.

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The following audio sample is from national motoring syndication Behind the Wheel, which is broadcast to over 120 radio stations nationally. I spoke in this interview with presenter Joel Helmes about the Nissan 370Z convertible.

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Video

The visual medium has evolved from just photographs. Many of my car reviews now include short videos that capture the essence of the car and get readers involved.