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Holden Astra Scores 5-Star ANCAP Safety Rating - Except Entry-Level Astra R

Holden Astra Scores 5-Star ANCAP Safety Rating - Except Entry-Level Astra R

The all-new Holden Astra, set to launch in Australia this month, will kick off its sales campaign with the backing of a ...

Nov 8, 2016 (6 months ago)
Mercedes-Benz E-Class Recalled For Fuel Pump | Peugeot 4008 Recalled For CVT

Peugeot 4008 Recalled For CVT | Mercedes-Benz E-Class Recalled For Fuel Pump

Peugeot and Mercedes-Benz have both issued recalls this week for their 4008 and E-Class models respectively. For...

Nov 2, 2016 (6 months ago)
New L And P Plate Laws In New South Wales Sees Mobile Phones Banned

NSW - New L And P Plate Laws Sees Mobile Phones Banned

Young drivers ‘addicted’ to their mobile phones will have one month to kick the habit, as new laws will shor...

Nov 2, 2016 (6 months ago)
Toyota Responds To HiLux ‘Moose Test’ Instability

Toyota Responds To HiLux ‘Moose Test’ Instability

Jeremey Clarkson, no less, once said “thank goodness there’s a small Swedish publication that still does thi...

Oct 31, 2016 (6 months ago)
Ford Mondeo, Jaguar F-Pace, Mercedes-Benz S-Class Recalled For Separate Causes

Recalls For Ford Mondeo, Jaguar F-Pace, And Mercedes-Benz S-Class

The all-new Jaguar F-Pace SUV is up for its first recall just months after Australian launch - and it joins a bunch...

Oct 31, 2016 (6 months ago)
Takata Airbags - Toyota Adds 179,000 Vehicles To Recall List In Australia

Toyota Adds 179,000 Vehicles To Takata Airbag Recall List In Australia

The Takata airbag saga continues to sink its claws into the local automotive industry, with Toyota the latest to expand ...

Oct 26, 2016 (6 months ago)
Speed Enforcement Keeps Our Eyes Off The Road - University Of Western Australia

University Of Western Australia Study Finds Speed Enforcement Keeps Our Eyes Off The Road

Findings from a study released this week confirm what most in the motoring community already knew - that draconian enfor...

Oct 26, 2016 (6 months ago)
Mitsubishi ASX | Lancer | Outlander Recalled For CVT TLC

Mitsubishi ASX | Lancer | Outlander Recalled For CVT TLC

Mitsubishi has recalled a trio of models in Australia this week, due to a potential problem with the Constantly Variable...

Oct 26, 2016 (6 months ago)
2017 Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series - Price And Features For Australia

Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series - 2017 Price And Features For Australia

Toyota has outlined a long list of changes to its LandCruiser 70 Series workhorse, targeting safety, engine performance ...

Oct 25, 2016 (6 months ago)
JLR Teams Up With Ford And Tata To Test Connected Vehicle Technology

JLR Teams Up With Ford And Tata To Test Connected Vehicle Technology

Jaguar Land Rover will join two other carmakers in a wide-reaching test of connected vehicle technologies, concentrating...

Oct 25, 2016 (6 months ago)
Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series Now Rated 5-Stars By ANCAP - Also Toyota Prius

ANCAP - Toyota LandCruiser 70 Series And Toyota Prius Rated 5-Stars For Safety

Toyota promised its Australian customers that a safer LandCruiser 70 Series was on the way, and now the carmaker has del...

Oct 24, 2016 (6 months ago)
ANCAP 2015-16 Summary | 49 Ratings Cover 29 Percent Of The New Car Market

ANCAP 2015-16 Summary | 49 Ratings Cover 29 Percent Of The New Car Market

Despite the winding down of local manufacturing – which was the prime reason why it was created – the local ...

Oct 21, 2016 (6 months ago)
Counterfeit Alloy Wheels Fail In Local FCAI Tests

Counterfeit Alloy Wheels Fail In Local FCAI Tests

Unknown quality standards were one of the key objections raised by the local automotive industry to the Federal Governme...

Oct 21, 2016 (6 months ago)
Tesla Goes Fully Autonomous - All Models Now ‘Full Self-Driving’

Tesla Goes Fully Autonomous - All Models Now ‘Full Self-Driving’

Tesla has announced that every car it builds from now on will have the capacity to drive itself. The Model S, Model X...

Oct 20, 2016 (6 months ago)
Audi Q7 And SQ7 Recalled For Rear Seat Remedy

Audi Q7 And SQ7 Recalled For Rear Seat Remedy

Audi has recalled both of its larger SUVs in Australia this week, due to a potential problem with the third-row seat. ...

Oct 20, 2016 (6 months ago)
Mercedes-Benz Unimog Recalled For Potential Bracket Breakage

Mercedes-Benz Unimog Recalled For Potential Bracket Breakage

Mercedes-Benz has issued its second recall for the week, this time targeting the industrial Unimog. A weakness may ex...

Oct 20, 2016 (6 months ago)
Ford Falcon Ute Recalled For Axle Weld Weakness

Ford Falcon Ute Recalled For Axle Weld Weakness

Ford’s Falcon Utility has only recently wound up production in Australia, but the carmaker has seen fit to issue a...

Oct 18, 2016 (6 months ago)
Recalls - Dodge Caliber | Jeep Compass | Jeep Patriot | Chrysler Sebring Recalled For Restraint System Fix

Dodge Caliber | Jeep Compass | Jeep Patriot | Chrysler Sebring Recalled For Restraint System Fix

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Australia has recalled a trio of models this week, due to a potential problem with the Occupan...

Oct 18, 2016 (6 months ago)
Mercedes-Benz S-Class Recalled For Transmission Wiring Woes

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Recalled For Transmission Wiring Woes

Mercedes-Benz has recalled its S-Class luxury model in Australia this week, due to a potential problem with a transmissi...

Oct 17, 2016 (6 months ago)
Toyota Prius Recalled For Park Brake Cable Correction

Toyota Prius Recalled For Park Brake Cable Correction

Toyota has issued a recall for its Prius hybrid this week, due to a potential problem with the park brake cable. The ...

Oct 17, 2016 (6 months ago)
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