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Hyundai Tucson Scores

Hyundai Tucson Scores "Disappointing" 4-Star ANCAP Result

Hyundai's midsize SUV, the Tucson, has returned a less-than-desirable four-star crash safety rating in ANCAP te...

Nov 11, 2015 (6 months ago)
Maserati Quattroporte Recalled For Wiring Harness Hazard

Maserati Quattroporte Recalled For Wiring Harness Hazard

Maserati has recalled its Quattroporte models in Australia due to a potential problem with a wiring harness. The harn...

Nov 8, 2015 (6 months ago)
Holden Captiva And Volkswagen Scirocco Recalled

Holden Captiva And Volkswagen Scirocco Recalled

Holden has recalled its CG Captiva 5 and CG Captiva 7 SUV models, built between May 2014 and September of this year. ...

Nov 5, 2015 (6 months ago)
Takata Fined US$70m For Unsafe Airbag Propellant

Takata Fined US$70 Million For Unsafe Airbag Propellant

United States regulators have handed down a US$70 million (AU$97.5 million) fine to airbag manufacturer Takata as part o...

Nov 4, 2015 (6 months ago)
Mazda Recalls Six Models For Ignition Switch Safety

Mazda 121 323 626 929 MPV And Eunos 30X Recalled For Ignition Switch Safety

Mazda Australia has recalled a range of models from its past line-up due to a potential problem with the ignition switch...

Nov 3, 2015 (6 months ago)
Mercedes-AMG S63 Recalled For Seatbelt Issues - Also Performax Ford F-250 F-350

Mercedes-AMG S63 Recalled For Seatbelt Issues - Also Performax Ford F-250 F-350

Mercedes-Benz in Australia has recalled its large AMG S 63 Coupe due to a potential issue with the front seatbelts. T...

Nov 2, 2015 (6 months ago)
Porsche Recalls Macan S, Macan Turbo For Fuel Hose Fault

Porsche Recalls Macan S, Macan Turbo For Fuel Hose Fault

Porsche has announced a pre-emptive recall of all Porsche Macan S petrol and Macan Turbo models globally, with 1,30...

Oct 31, 2015 (6 months ago)
Volvo To Develop Kangaroo Crash Avoidance Technology

Volvo To Develop Kangaroo Crash Avoidance Technology - Video

At first glance it might seem like a late April Fools' Day joke, but Volvo has announced that it will begin dev...

Oct 30, 2015 (6 months ago)
Toyota Australia Recalls Six Models For Electric Window Fix

Toyota Australia Recalls Six Models For Electric Window Fix

Toyota has recalled six of its most popular models in Australia due to a potential problem with the electric windows. ...

Oct 29, 2015 (6 months ago)
ANCAP - Seven 5-Star Results In Latest Safety Testing

ANCAP - Seven 5-Star Results In Latest Safety Testing

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has praised the efforts of carmakers taking part in the latest round...

Oct 26, 2015 (6 months ago)
Honda MDX Recalled Due To Airbag Problems

Honda MDX Recalled Due To Airbag Problems

Honda has recalled its 2003 MDX variants due to a potential problem with the airbags. A variation within the SRS elec...

Oct 23, 2015 (7 months ago)
Ford EcoSport Recalled For Potentially Dangerous Rear Axle Fault

Ford EcoSport Recalled For Rear Axle Fault

Ford Australia has issued a recall for its EcoSport compact SUV for a potentially dangerous manufacturing fault tha...

Oct 22, 2015 (7 months ago)
Recalls - Ferrari Ford Focus Holden Commodore Mitsubishi Lancer And More

Recalls - Ferrari Ford Focus Holden Commodore Mitsubishi Lancer And More

The latest round of recalls has been dominated by the Volkswagen ‘dieselgate’ emissions saga. The carmake...

Oct 19, 2015 (7 months ago)
Bosch Australia Boss Calls For Autonomous Technology To Be Fast-Tracked

Bosch Australia Boss Calls For Autonomous Technology To Be Fast-Tracked

On the eve of a Driverless Vehicle Conference in Adelaide, Bosch Australia boss Gavin Smith has called for the technolog...

Oct 16, 2015 (7 months ago)
Toyota HiLux Scores 5-Star ANCAP Rating With High Pedestrian Safety

Toyota Hilux Scores 5-Star ANCAP Rating With High Pedestrian Safety

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has praised Toyota’s new HiLux pickup for a strong performance...

Sep 30, 2015 (7 months ago)
2016 Ford Ranger Awarded Maximum 5-Star ANCAP Safety Rating

2016 Ford Ranger Awarded Maximum 5-Star ANCAP Safety Rating

Ford’s updated Ranger pickup for the 2016 model year has been awarded the maximum 5-star safety rating during the ...

Sep 24, 2015 (8 months ago)
Toyota Landcuiser 70 Series In Line For Safety Upgrade In 2016

Toyota Landcuiser 70 Series In Line For Safety Upgrade In 2016

Toyota’s fan-favourite LandCruiser 70 Series will solider on into its 31st year in the local market with plans fro...

Sep 24, 2015 (8 months ago)
Recalls - Hyundai Elantra, i30, Sonata, Also Volvo XC60, Honda City And More

Recalls - Hyundai Elantra i30 Sonata Also Volvo XC60 Honda City And More

Hyundai is recalling its Elantra and i30 models, sold between November 2009 and April 2010. A power-steering issue co...

Sep 21, 2015 (8 months ago)
Standard Autonomous Emergency Braking For Majority Of New Cars In The US

Standard Autonomous Emergency Braking For Majority Of New Cars In The US

New cars in the US are about to be given a significant boost to safety, with a group of mainstream carmakers agreeing to...

Sep 19, 2015 (8 months ago)
General Motors Reaches AU$1.25 Billion Settlement Over Ignition Switch Deaths

General Motors Reaches AU$1.25 Billion Settlement Over Ignition Switch Deaths

General Motors has reached a US$900 million (AU$1.25 billion) settlement with the US Government and civil plaintiffs ove...

Sep 18, 2015 (8 months ago)
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