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Holden Trailblazer Scores 5-Star ANCAP Safety Rating

ANCAP - Holden Trailblazer Scores 5-Star Safety Rating

Holden’s new Trailblazer off-roader has been scored at the maximum 5-stars for safety by the Australasian New Car ...

Aug 25, 2016 (7 hours ago)
Ford F-250 And F-350 Trucks From Performax Recalled

Ford F-250 And F-350 Trucks From Performax Recalled

Australia’s Performax International has issued a recall for its 2014 and 2015 model-year Ford F-250 and F-350 truc...

Aug 23, 2016 (2 days ago)
Volvo And Uber Team Up On Autonomous Cars

Volvo And Uber Team Up On Autonomous Cars

Two companies pushing hard for the autonomously-driven future have teamed up to further accelerate development. Volvo...

Aug 20, 2016 (5 days ago)
2016 Dodge Journey Recalled Over Transmission Oil Pump

2016 Dodge Journey Recalled Over Transmission Oil Pump

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has issued a recall of its 2016 Dodge Journey, concerning a risk of transmission oil pre...

Aug 18, 2016 (7 days ago)
BMW X3 And X4 Recalled For ISOFIX Child Restraint Issue

BMW X3 And X4 Recalled For ISOFIX Child Restraint Issue

BMW has issued a recall in Australia regarding a potential breakage risk concerning the ISOFIX child restraint anchorage...

Aug 17, 2016 (8 days ago)
More Radars And Triple Cameras For Tesla’s Autopilot 2.0

Next-Gen Tesla Autopilot System Bolstered By More Radars And More Cameras

Autonomous driving still ranks high on Tesla’s ‘To-Do’ List which as we reported a couple of week...

Aug 15, 2016 (10 days ago)
Holden Colorado Update Earns 5-Star ANCAP Safety Rating Across The Board

Holden Colorado Update Earns 5-Star ANCAP Safety Rating Across The Board

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has awarded the full 5-star safety rating to Holden’s updated ...

Aug 11, 2016 (14 days ago)
2016 Range Rover Evoque Diesel Recalled Over Potential Fuel Leak

2016 Range Rover Evoque Diesel Recalled Over Potential Fuel Leak

Fuel hoses rubbing against an under-bonnet noise suppression component have lead to a recall being announced for some Ra...

Aug 10, 2016 (15 days ago)
Nissan Juke And Navara Recalled For Warning Light And Canopy Issues

Nissan Juke And Navara Recalled For Warning Light And Canopy Issues

Nissan has recalled its Juke small SUV and its Navara pickup this week due to potential problems with a warning light.&n...

Aug 9, 2016 (16 days ago)
Takata Airbag Recall Strikes Another 28,000 BMWs In Australia

BMW Australia Adds 28,000 To Takata Airbag Recall List

BMW has expanded its recall list for models affected by the ongoing Takata airbag saga, with a further 28,577 vehicles a...

Aug 8, 2016 (17 days ago)
NHTSA Airbag Inflator Investigations Expand Further Beyond Takata

NHTSA Airbag Inflator Investigations Expand Further Beyond Takata

The USA’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) will expand its investigations into airbag inflat...

Aug 8, 2016 (17 days ago)
Power Steering Recall For Toyota 86 And Subaru BRZ

Power Steering Recall For Toyota 86 And Subaru BRZ

The hot-selling Toyota 86 sports coupe and its Subaru BRZ twin are the subject of a recall for an electric power steerin...

Aug 5, 2016 (20 days ago)
Leaking Fuel Rails Cause A Peugeot 308 Recall

Leaking Fuel Rails Cause A Peugeot 308 Recall

Australian Peugeot importer, Sime Darby Motor Group  has announced a recall for a small number of 308 models to che...

Jul 29, 2016 (27 days ago)
GM Delays Autonomous Systems To Deliver Driver-Centric Solutions

GM Delays Autonomous Systems To Deliver Driver-Centric Solutions

Like it or not, vehicular automation is coming, backed by some of the largest players in the automotive and technology i...

Jul 28, 2016 (28 days ago)
Recall Roll Call - Fiat 500, Bentley Continental, Mercedes-Benz ML And GL

Recall Roll Call - Fiat 500, Bentley Continental, Mercedes-Benz ML And GL

The recall announcements keep on flowing, with three new notifications this week from Fiat, Mercedes-Benz, and...

Jul 27, 2016 (29 days ago)
TAC Unveils 'Graham' - The 'Ideal Man' For Survival On The Roads

TAC Unveils 'Graham' - Its Latest Helper In The Fight Against Road Death And Trauma

His name is 'Graham' and he is the latest road safety initiative from Victoria’s Transport Accident C...

Jul 22, 2016 (1 month ago)
Germany To Legislate Black Box Data Recorders For Autonomous Vehicles

Germany To Legislate Black Box Data Recorders For Autonomous Vehicles

Germany’s transport ministry looks set to introduce legislation which would require data recorders, similar to an ...

Jul 22, 2016 (1 month ago)
Mazda2 Hatch Recalled Over Potential Fuel Tank Leak

Mazda2 Hatch Recalled Over Potential Fuel Tank Leak

Mazda has issued a recall for its Mazda2 hatch, due to a potential fault with the vehicle’s fuel tank. The reca...

Jul 21, 2016 (1 month ago)
Study Finds Takata ‘Fudged’ Airbag Test Results Reported To Honda

Study Finds Takata ‘Fudged’ Airbag Test Results Reported To Honda

Another day, another chapter in the Takata airbag recall catastrophe – and this time it’s Honda on the front...

Jul 20, 2016 (1 month ago)
Latest Recalls From Holden, Infiniti, and Mercedes-Benz

Latest Recalls From Holden, Infiniti, and Mercedes-Benz

Three more manufacturers have added to 2016’s growing recall list, this time for three separate and unrelated issu...

Jul 19, 2016 (1 month ago)
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