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Takata Recall - ACCC And Choice Call For More Action In Australia

TUE, 25 JUL, 2017

Dangers that sparked the global Takata airbag recall may have seemed a world away for motorists in Australia, but two recent incidents have prompte...

ACCC Takes Audi To Court Over Emissions Scandal

FRI, 10 MAR, 2017

Audi Australia has cried foul over impending legal action pursued by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, saying the government body...

Suncorp Blows The Whistle On Genuine Parts Prices

SUN, 18 DEC, 2016

In a submission to the ACCC’s ‘New Car Retailing Issues Paper’, Suncorp Insurance has called into question the prices charged by ...

ANCAP To ACCC - Dealers Misleading New Car Buyers Over Safety Ratings

MON, 5 DEC, 2016

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has called on the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to better scrutinise ne...

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

WED, 27 JUL, 2016

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

Fuel Prices - Real Time Data Available To Australian Motorists Soon

THU, 24 DEC, 2015

Motorists in Australia will soon have access to ‘real time’ fuel prices following Federal Court proceedings involving suppliers and the...

Jeep Cherokee Recalled Over Air Conditioner Hose Issue

SAT, 21 NOV, 2015

Fiat Chrysler Australia has announced a recall of the 2015 KL Jeep Cherokee, regarding a potentially hazardous issue concerning the air-conditionin...

Recall Of Counterfeit Brake Pads Launched After Toyota Australia Investigation

THU, 19 NOV, 2015

The recent discovery of counterfeit brake pads imported into Australia, containing potentially deadly asbestos and incorrectly and misleadingly mar...

Class Action Seeks Full Refund For Australian Volkswagen And Audi Owners

FRI, 6 NOV, 2015

A law firm handling class action suits against Volkswagen Group Australia and Audi Australia has issued formal notice that the lead plain...

Volkswagen ‘Dieselgate’ Shifts To More Markets And VW Personnel

FRI, 25 SEP, 2015

The Dieselgate nightmare continues for Volkswagen - the emissions fraud scandal that threatens to do lasting damage to the German automaker.

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