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Jaguar Land Rover Looks To EV Manufacturing Future In The UK

Jaguar Land Rover Looks To EV Manufacturing Future In The UK

Jaguar Land Rover is the latest carmaker to cast off the potential shackles of the ‘Brexit’ decision, by rep...

Dec 1, 2016 (4 days ago)
Final Holden V6 Rolls Off The Production Line In Melbourne

Final Holden V6 Rolls Off The Production Line In Melbourne

Holden’s withdrawal from the Australian new-car manufacturing scene draws ever-closer, as the carmaker built its f...

Nov 30, 2016 (5 days ago)
Tesla Moves Production Further In-House With Acquisition Of Automated Assembly Firm

Tesla Moves Production Further In-House With Acquisition Of Automated Assembly Firm

In most instances automotive production is balanced between what a manufacturer can manage under its own steam, and a st...

Nov 9, 2016 (26 days ago)
Toyota Global Sales Rise, But Profits Slump 43 Percent

Toyota Global Sales Rise, But Profits Slump 43 Percent

Toyota has announced a fall in global operating profits of 43 percent over the last financial quarter despite seeing a s...

Nov 9, 2016 (26 days ago)
Brexit - UK Government Offers Nissan Deal To All Carmakers

UK Government Offers Nissan Brexit Deal To All Carmakers

The UK’s ‘Brexit’ is starting to look more like a ‘Brisiness As Usual’ as far as the new c...

Nov 9, 2016 (26 days ago)
Ford F-150 Joins Mustang On The Sidelines As Ford Factories Switch Off

Ford F-150 Joins Mustang On The Sidelines As Ford Factories Switch Off

Ford has moved to halt production of its sales-king in the US, the F-150 pickup, as demand for the model and others ease...

Oct 19, 2016 (2 months ago)
Ford Australia - What Next? The Development Future As Local Production Ends

Ford Australia - What Next? The Development Future As Local Production Ends

The final cars have rolled off the production line and the dust is quickly settling on Ford’s Broadmeadows and Gee...

Oct 11, 2016 (2 months ago)
Ford Innovations Bring ‘Fresh Water’ Thinking

Ford Innovations Bring ‘Fresh Water’ Thinking

The world’s major automakers rely on innovative thinking to lead to new inventions and to drive development, and F...

Sep 23, 2016 (2 months ago)
Fiat Chrysler Shuffles Senior Management In Australia

Fiat Chrysler Shuffles Senior Management In Australia

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) Australia has announced that effective effective from August 1st, current CEO Pat D...

Aug 2, 2016 (4 months ago)
Chrysler 200 And Dodge Dart Facing The End Of The Road

Chrysler 200 And Dodge Dart Facing The End Of The Road

Tight production capacity and low demand mean Fiat Chrysler’s small sedans – the Chrysler 200 and Dodge...

Jul 26, 2016 (4 months ago)
Toyota Australia Posts $236 Million Profit Despite Costs Of Factory Shut-down

Toyota Australia Posts $236 Million Profit Despite Costs Of 'Restructuring'

Toyota Australia managed a profit of $236 million after tax for the 2015/16 Japanese financial year, which ended on Marc...

Jun 20, 2016 (6 months ago)
Mitsubishi President And Vice President Announce Resignations Over Fuel Economy Scandal

Mitsubishi President And Vice President Announce Resignations Over Fuel Economy Scandal

The fallout from Mitsubishi’s admitted fuel consumption testing irregularities continues in Japan, with both the P...

May 19, 2016 (7 months ago)
Toyota And Honda Halt Production Following Japan Earthquakes

Japan Earthquake - Toyota And Honda Halt Production

The twin earthquakes that rocked southern Japan on the weekend, one a 7.3-magnitude, have claimed their first automotive...

Apr 19, 2016 (8 months ago)
Australia’s Mike Simcoe Named New GM Design Chief

Australia’s Mike Simcoe Named New GM Design Chief

Australia’s Mike Simcoe has climbed to the top of the tree with his employer, General Motors, having just been nam...

Apr 8, 2016 (8 months ago)
Holden Cruze Manufacturing To Cease In October - 400 Jobs To go

Holden Cruze Manufacturing To Cease In October - 400 Jobs To go

Holden has announced that the ‘beginning of the end’ is nigh, with the Cruze to be the first model discontin...

Feb 27, 2016 (9 months ago)
Car Dealers On Notice As Vehicle Import Restrictions To Be Lifted

Car Dealers On Notice As Vehicle Import Restrictions To Be Lifted

In a move described as "a big win for consumers", the Federal Government has announced it will lift personal i...

Feb 10, 2016 (10 months ago)
Toyota Axes Scion Brand After 13 Years

Toyota Axes Scion Brand After 13 Years

After a relatively short 13 years of existence, Toyota has announced it will kill off its youth-oriented Scion sub-...

Feb 4, 2016 (10 months ago)
GM Aiming To Cut Platforms, Increase Lifespans To Cut Investment Costs

GM Aiming To Cut Platforms, Increase Lifespans To Cut Investment Costs

Searching for ways to reduce engineering and model development costs over the next generation of vehicles...

Feb 1, 2016 (10 months ago)
Uber Declared Legal In NSW, WA To Follow, VIC In

Uber Declared Legal In NSW, WA To Follow, VIC In "No Rush"

Popular ride-sharing service Uber has been declared legal in New South Wales, with the state Government announcing refor...

Dec 18, 2015 (12 months ago)
Australian Car Companies – Who Paid Tax FY 2013-2014, And Who Didn’t

Australian Car Companies – Who Paid Tax FY 2013-2014, And Who Didn’t

Commenting on matters of tax is like throwing stones inside a glass house. It is a practice best avoided (lest the tax b...

Dec 18, 2015 (12 months ago)
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