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Volkswagen Australia Breaks Silence
Volkswagen Australia To Inspect Cars, Breaking Its Silence

Volkswagen Australia has at last broken its silence amid a spiralling and damaging media campaign - run, in the main, by...

Jun 7, 2013 (4 years ago)


Ken Sparkes - Motorsport And Television Personality Dead At 76

MON, 12 SEP, 2016

Ken Sparkes, for years the host of Channel Nine’s F1 TV broadcasts - and a good friend of your TMR correspondent – has died suddenly wh...

Peter Brock - Ten Years On From 8 September 2006

THU, 8 SEP, 2016

Today marks the ten-year anniversary of the death of Australian motor racing legend Peter Geoffrey Brock.

VALE BILL TUCKEY - A Giant Of Australian Automotive Media

MON, 9 MAY, 2016

One of the brightest and most interesting chapters in the history of the Australian automotive industry – and of the media which reports on i...

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

FRI, 18 SEP, 2015

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

Jules Bianchi Dies, Nine Months After Japanese GP Collision

SAT, 18 JUL, 2015

Formula 1 driver Jules Bianchi has died at the age of 25 after succumbing to injuries suffered while competing in last year’s Japanese F1 Gra...

Kirk Kerkorian: Billionaire Automotive Investor Dead At 98

WED, 17 JUN, 2015

If Tesla CEO Elon Musk is the automotive industry’s ‘top disrupter’, perhaps Kirk Kerkorian is one of its most influential.

Vale ‘Mr K’: Father Of Nissan’s Z Car Dies At 105

MON, 23 FEB, 2015

Yutaka Katayama, the first president of Nissan’s US arm and ‘the father’ of the legendary Z car, has died after an incredible inn...

Former Ford President and Jaguar 'Saviour' Nick Scheele Dies, Aged 70

MON, 21 JUL, 2014

Former Ford President and Chief Operating Officer Nick Scheele has died at the age of 70.

GM 'Switchgate': 15 Sacked As Ignition Failure Investigation Continues

FRI, 6 JUN, 2014

General Motors has told 15 employees to clear out their desks, as the fallout over the ‘Switchgate’ ignition switch scandal continues.

Vale Sir Jack Brabham: Three-Time World Drivers Champion Dead At 88

MON, 19 MAY, 2014

Australia’s most successful Grand Prix driver, Sir Jack Brabham, has died peacefully today in his Gold Coast home, aged 88.


Film Review: Death Race (Jason Statham)

MON, 3 NOV, 2008

Well chaps, yet another hour and a half of Jason Statham’s grimaces and steely-eyed stares have been visited upon us, this time in the form of P...


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