Google was founded, Jo Beth Taylor said goodbye to Australia's Funniest Home Video Show, and the Spice Girls were spicing up everyone's life.
But what was happening within the automotive world in 1998?
Join Mandy Turner and Kez Casey on Reverse Gear, as they take you back to the biggest model launches, dissect Australian sales figures, take an in-depth look at the Ford Falcon AU, and discover 1998 cars currently for sale.
Take a listen at the link below, and click the photos tab to view some of the 1998 cars we're talking about.
Next month we take a look at 1982 and the history of Elfin.