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Australia’s Hot Climate Could Exclude Skoda Kodiaq RS Locally

FRI, 2 JUN, 2017

Skoda is battling to secure the upcoming Kodiaq RS for Australia with local arid conditions the biggest obstacle to supply of the more powerful SUV.

Volvo Welcomes Lotus Engineering Expertise

FRI, 26 MAY, 2017

Volvo’s chassis engineering team has admitted it is open to the idea of working Lotus on future Volvo models now that the two compa...

Ford Australia Announces Boosted $450M R&D Budget For 2017

THU, 22 DEC, 2016

Ford Australia has opened its new Asia Pacific Product Development Centre, with global president and CEO, Mark Fields, using the occasion to announ...

Tesla Moves To Improve Quality With Appointment Of Volvo Head Of Interior Engineering

WED, 21 DEC, 2016

While American technology company Tesla may have been a frontrunner in the prestige electric vehicle market, the company isn’t going to rest ...

Ford Australia’s 2017 Graduate Intake Includes Designers

FRI, 2 SEP, 2016

For the first time since re-launching a Graduate Program in 2015, next year Ford Australia’s intake will include graduate designers.

Former Holden Managers Announce Engineering Partnership With Geely

FRI, 13 MAR, 2015

A new engineering firm established by former Holden managers has sprung up out of Melbourne, and the group has just announced its first major ...

Nissan Entry Models To Boost Quality With New Shared Parts: Report

MON, 2 FEB, 2015

To the casual observer, understanding the level of ‘shared’ content between different models and even different carmakers would ma...

Toyota Planning New Engine Families, Turbocharging On The Cards

TUE, 15 JUL, 2014

Toyota is planning to slash the cost of developing and manufacturing its next-generation range of engines, while simultaneously lifting fuel econom...

Australian University Students Vie To Become Red Bull F1 Team Members

THU, 12 JUN, 2014

Two students from Monash University in Australia are off to the UK to battle it out for a place in the Red Bull Formula 1 team’s engineering ...

Self-Supercharging Engine Developed In The UK

THU, 20 MAR, 2014

A ‘self-supercharging’ 400cc single-cylinder engine has been developed in the UK, as a possible mass-production powertrain of the future.



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