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Ford Mustang - Custom Number Plates Now Available In Victoria

Ford Mustang - Custom Number Plates Now Available In Victoria

The arrival of Ford’s Mustang pony-car in Australia is close, and Victoria’s VicRoads Custom Plates has used...

Nov 24, 2015 (8 months ago)
VicRoads Boss: Ditch Cars, Change Jobs, Cycle Or Use Public Transport

VicRoads Boss: Ditch Cars, Change Jobs, Cycle Or Use Public Transport

The boss of VicRoads has declared some of Melbourne’s busiest roads are close to capacity, with no workable way of...

Jul 7, 2015 (1 year ago)
Vic: Mobile Phone Fines, Bus Lane Use Among Proposed Cycling Rule Changes

Vic: Mobile Phone Fines, Bus Lane Use Among Proposed Cycling Rule Changes

Cyclists in Victoria could face a raft of new rules and regulations following the preliminary findings in a report hande...

Jun 26, 2015 (1 year ago)
Victorian JDM Fans Get Their Japanese Number Plates

VicRoads Japanese Number Plates Now On Sales: VPlates

Victorian motorists have another new style of number plate to choose from, this time targeted at fans of Japanese cars. ...

Jun 24, 2015 (1 year ago)
Melbourne's Metro Freeway Help Phones Heading For Extinction

Victoria's Freeway Phones Costing $1000 Per Call, Now Under Review

Like the once ubiquitous payphone, freeway ‘Help Phones’ in Victoria are now on the endangered species list....

May 28, 2015 (1 year ago)
Vic: Japan-style Custom Plates Coming

Vic: Japan-style Custom Plates Coming

Lovers of Japanese cars, rejoice: Victoria’s roads authority VicRoads is about to answer your pleas for a plate th...

Feb 26, 2015 (1 year ago)
Victoria: Raised Safety Platform Intersection To Be Trialled In Geelong

Victoria: Raised Safety Platform Intersection To Be Trialled In Geelong

A notorious intersection in Geelong is about to become the first in Australia with raised safety platforms, under a tria...

Jan 18, 2015 (2 years ago)
FAIL: Roads Designed To Kill, Part 1

FAIL: Roads Designed To Kill, Part 1

There are three key elements to the ‘road-safety equation’: safer drivers, safer cars and safer roads. It is...

Dec 12, 2014 (2 years ago)
Strong Showing For Used Car Safety In 2014 Ratings Guide

Strong Showing For Used Car Safety In 2014 Ratings Guide

The 2014 Used Car Safety Ratings guide shows just over half (51 percent) of the 227 vehicles listed received an ‘e...

Sep 12, 2014 (2 years ago)
Proposed Changes To Victorian Vehicle Inspections A 'Deathtrap Danger': VACC

Proposed Changes To Victorian Vehicle Inspections A 'Deathtrap Danger': VACC

The Victorian Automobile Chamber of Commerce (VACC) has revived the issue of vehicle roadworthy inspections, as changes ...

Jul 23, 2014 (2 years ago)
VicRoads Rolls Into FPV’s GTF Party With Commemorative Plate

FPV GTF Victorian Number Plates Released

VicRoads has revealed a commemorative plate that celebrates the new FPV GT F 351 and the Falcon GT's long history. ...

Jun 19, 2014 (2 years ago)
Vic: More Cars Approved For P-Platers, Turbos And V8s Off Banned List

Young Driver Vehicle Restrictions In Victoria Now Power-To-Weight Scheme

Victoria will shift its restricted vehicle program for young drivers from a ‘banned’ list to a power-to-weig...

Jun 17, 2014 (2 years ago)
Victoria: State Budget To Deliver An Extra $130m For Roads

Roads, Public Transport To Receive Funding Boost In Victoria State Budget

Victoria’s State Government has outlined plans for a $130 million boost to road funding in the upcoming state budg...

Apr 28, 2014 (2 years ago)
Warnings Against Mobile Phone Use While Driving

Warnings Against Mobile Phone Use While Driving "Too Extreme" say Australian Mobile Telecommunications Association

The Australian Mobile Telecommunications Association (AMTA) has reminded drivers that using a mobile phone correctly mou...

Dec 24, 2013 (3 years ago)
TAC Launches ‘Get Through The Red Together’ Campaign In Victoria

Victoria's Transport Accident Commission (TAC) Launches ‘Get Through The Red Together’ Road Safety Campaign For Young Drivers

Victoria’s Transport Accident Commission (TAC) has launched a new road safety campaign, aimed at the parents and g...

Nov 15, 2013 (3 years ago)
Tough New Mobile Phone Laws On The Way For Victoria

Tough New Mobile Phone Laws For P-Platers Along With Higher Fines On The Way For Victoria

Restrictions on using a mobile phone while driving are about to get a lot tougher in Victoria, with new laws and higher ...

Oct 29, 2013 (3 years ago)
City Link Plan To Toll Scooters And Motorcycles From 2014: Are We Nuts?

Opinion: City Link Plan To Toll Scooters And Motorcycles From 2014 Is Flawed

TMR Opinion Why are we saddled with such short-sighted Governments?  Melbourne is a city in near grid-lock at...

Oct 21, 2013 (3 years ago)
VIC: Proposed Roadworthy Changes Meet Stiff Competition

New money-saving proposals by Victoria's road authority VicRoads have been slammed by the Victorian Automobile Ch...

Jul 29, 2013 (3 years ago)
Vic: Speed Limit Overhaul To Limit Confusion In Regional And Urban Areas

Motorists travelling through regional centres of Victoria will soon benefit from a speed limit overhaul designed to l...

Aug 15, 2012 (4 years ago)
2012 MUARC 'Used Car' Safety Ratings: Best And Worst Buys

2012 Used Car Safety Ratings Released, 29 Cars Make Safe-Pick List

Victoria's Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC) has released new data on Australia's safest use...

Aug 10, 2012 (4 years ago)
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