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Open Wide: Competition Policy Review Opens Door To ‘Wide-Scale Grey Imports’
Open Wide: Competition Policy Review Opens Door To ‘Grey Imports’

New Zealand used-car ‘grey import’ model recommended for Australia. Among the 56 Recommendations of The F...

Apr 1, 2015 (2 years ago)
Organisers Upbeat, But Australian Motoring Festival Stalls
Australian Motoring Festival Fails To Draw Crowds - More Manufacturer Involvement Needed

With the dust now settled on the inaugural Australian Motoring Festival, the examination of the exercise will no do...

Apr 1, 2015 (2 years ago)
Australian Car Manufacturing - High Achievers, Orphans & Lost Souls. Part 3: 1960 - 1972
Australian Car Manufacturing - High Achievers, Orphans & Lost Souls. Part 3: 1960 - 1972

There was a time in the '60s and early '70s when Australia’s car manufacturing industry had an unshakeable...

Jan 12, 2015 (2 years ago)
Australian Car Manufacturing - High Achievers, Orphans & Lost Souls. Part 2:  1946 - 1960
Australian Car Manufacturing - High Achievers, Orphans & Lost Souls. Part 2: 1946 - 1960

Our series on Australian car makers and the unique cars they produced, continues. The second World War saw the countr...

Jan 6, 2015 (2 years ago)
Australian Car Manufacturing - High Achievers, Orphans & Lost Souls. Part 1: 1900 - 1940
Australian Car Manufacturing - High Achievers, Orphans & Lost Souls. Part 1: 1900 - 1940

Australia’s car manufacturing industry has a longer and more diverse history than the conversation about Ford, Hol...

Jan 5, 2015 (2 years ago)

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Petrol Prices: “Gouging” Perhaps, Just Don’t Talk About The Tax Cash Cow

WED, 17 FEB, 2016

As of February 1 2016, the excise levied on every litre of petrol we buy is 39.5 cents (cpl).

Volkswagen’s Nightmare: No ‘Fix’, A Legal Apocalypse And A Busted Future

MON, 5 OCT, 2015

While Volkswagen has said that it will recall “and repair” the 11 million cars fitted with the fraudulent ‘defeat device’, ...

Federal Govt Considers Blowing New Car Dealer And Manufacturer Import Sectors Apart

FRI, 17 APR, 2015

Under its review of the Motor Vehicle Standards Act (MVSA), the Federal Government has rolled a hand-grenade into the new car dealer and vehicle ma...

Open Wide: Competition Policy Review Opens Door To ‘Wide-Scale Grey Imports’

WED, 1 APR, 2015

New Zealand used-car ‘grey import’ model recommended for Australia.

Organisers Upbeat, But Australian Motoring Festival Stalls

WED, 1 APR, 2015

With the dust now settled on the inaugural Australian Motoring Festival, the examination of the exercise will no doubt run for more than ...

Hmmm... We Need Your Help

SAT, 24 JAN, 2015

You may have noticed that The Motor Report has been ‘down’, or loading slowly, for the past few days.  On Tuesday night, we cam...

Oil Price Collapse: I Can Buy A Gas-Guzzler, Right?

TUE, 20 JAN, 2015

When it comes to predictions on oil, nearly everyone is wrong most of the time.

Australian Car Manufacturing - High Achievers, Orphans & Lost Souls. Part 3: 1960 - 1972

MON, 12 JAN, 2015

There was a time in the '60s and early '70s when Australia’s car manufacturing industry had an unshakeable self-belief.

Australian Car Manufacturing - High Achievers, Orphans & Lost Souls. Part 2: 1946 - 1960

TUE, 6 JAN, 2015

Our series on Australian car makers and the unique cars they produced, continues.

Australian Car Manufacturing - High Achievers, Orphans & Lost Souls. Part 1: 1900 - 1940

MON, 5 JAN, 2015

Australia’s car manufacturing industry has a longer and more diverse history than the conversation about Ford, Holden and Toyota might suggest.

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