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Joe Hockey And The Great Fuel Excise Con
Joe Hockey And The Great Fuel Excise Con

Whatever you might think of Treasurer Joe Hockey’s elitist comments about “poor people” and their cars...

Aug 15, 2014 (3 years ago)
Federal Government LPG Incentive Scheme Ends
LPG Government Incentive Scheme Ends, Future Of Industry In Limbo

The Federal Government’s LPG incentive scheme has officially come to an end, with vehicles purchased or converted ...

Jul 1, 2014 (3 years ago)
BP To Close Brisbane Refinery, Up to 655 Jobs To Go
Australia Left With Just Four Refineries As BP Announces Closure Of Bulwer Island Facility In 2015

Oil giant BP has announced it will close its Bulwer Island refinery in Brisbane by mid-2015, cutting 355 jobs in the pro...

Apr 3, 2014 (3 years ago)
NRMA ‘Running On Empty’: Australia’s Worrying Dependence On Foreign Fuel
NRMA ‘Running On Empty’ Report: Australia’s 91 Percent Dependence On Imported Transport Fuel

A new report from the NRMA titled ‘Running On Empty’ has highlighted the vulnerability of Australia&rsq...

Feb 28, 2014 (3 years ago)
Iran Tensions: Risk Of Petrol Prices Hitting $2.00 A Litre
Petrol Prices Could Hit $2.00 In Australia As Iran Tensions Rise

If you’re hurting at the pump at the moment, prepare yourself for some real pain. Real pain? Try $2.00 a litre ...

Jan 20, 2012 (5 years ago)

NEWS

Lobbyists Claim Fuel Consumption Stickers Are Lying And Regular Unleaded May Be Axed

THU, 30 MAR, 2017

The Canberra-based Australian Automobile Association (AAA – the summit group of motoring organisations like the NRMA in NSW, RAC in Queenslan...

Jaguar And Shell Team Up For In-Car Payment System

MON, 20 FEB, 2017

Jaguar has announced that it will launch a world-first system in conjunction with Shell to allow customers to fill up and pay for petrol without th...

Hyundai Grandeur And Nissan Pathfinder Recalled

FRI, 3 FEB, 2017

Hyundai has issued a recall for its Grandeur in Australia, due to a potential problem with the driver-side powered seat.

BP Buys Up Woolworths Fuel Sites For $1.8 Billion

WED, 28 DEC, 2016

Perhaps the lesser of the four major fuel players in the Australia retail fuel market, BP could be about to leap its way to the top.

Jeep Grand Cherokee Recalled For Fuel Rail Rectification

WED, 7 DEC, 2016

Jeep has issued a recall for its Grand Cherokee SUV in Australia this week due to a potential problem with the fuel system.

Small Turbo Engines Could Be Replaced By Larger Units In Pursuit Of Lower Emissions

WED, 19 OCT, 2016

Large four-cylinder engines, small V8s and turbocharged three-cylinder donks - all have been trialled over the years as carmakers seek the ultimate...

Bentley Begins Fuel Delivery Trial In The US

FRI, 7 OCT, 2016

Bentley, and American technology start-up Filld have announced a new collaboration which will bring fuel to Bentley owners wherever they happen to ...

Woolworths Looks To Sell Over 500 Service Stations

SAT, 1 OCT, 2016

Much like its failed Masters hardware chain, Woolworths looks set to retreat from its foray into the world of fuel retailing.

Mitsubishi Fuel Economy Scandal - Eight Models Temporarily Withdrawn From Sale In Japan

THU, 1 SEP, 2016

Mitsubishi has withdrawn no less than eight models from its line-up in Japan following the carmaker’s fuel economy scandal from earlier this ...

Mercedes-Benz Vito Van Recalled For Potential Fuel Leak

THU, 1 SEP, 2016

Mercedes-Benz has extended a recall from earlier this week to cover its Vito van.

REVIEWS

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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