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Road Funding Models ‘Outdated’, New Tolling Trial Planned For Melbourne

THU, 26 MAR, 2015

Roads company Transurban has warned Australia’s current infrastructure funding models are “100 years old”, and our major cit...

Victoria Targets ‘High-Risk’ Roads With $17.7 Million Improvement Program

SAT, 7 JUN, 2014

The Victorian Government will target ‘high-risk’ locations in a new road safety campaign, with funding for 26 projects announced this week.

ANCAP Secures $2.2 Million In Federal Funding Over Two Years

WED, 21 MAY, 2014

Fears over the demise of the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) have been allayed for now, with a $2.2 million boost in federal fundin...

Lotus Lands $18.5 Million Development Grant From UK Government

WED, 27 NOV, 2013

Lotus has been awarded £10.44 million (AU$18.5 million) by Britain’s Regional Growth Fund (RGF) to fund research and development in its...

Coalition To Fund Learner Driver Program, RACV Seeks Highway Upgrades

FRI, 23 AUG, 2013

The Coalition has announced its intentions to fund the continuation of the Keys2Drive learner-driver program, if elected to power next month.

Baskerville Foundation Formed To Preserve Historic Raceway

THU, 27 JUN, 2013

A new foundation has been established to secure the future of the Baskerville Raceway near Hobart, Tasmania, Australia’s oldest opera...

Big Boost For Roads In New South Wales State Budget

THU, 20 JUN, 2013

Good news for New South Wales motorists, with a significant boost to road funding in this week’s state budget.

Victorian Opposition Points To Poor Roads As Contributing To Road Toll

MON, 20 JUL, 2009

VICTORIA’S GOVERNMENT has come under fire from the state opposition for ignoring the deteriorating condition of regional roads as a major contri...

Obama Cancels US$1.2 Billion Hydrogen Car Fund

MON, 11 MAY, 2009

A planned US$1.2 billion development fund for hydrogen fuel cell-powered cars set up by the former Bush administration has been dumped by US Presi...

Tesla Model S Sedan May Be Delayed Without Federal Loan

THU, 11 DEC, 2008

A corporate reshuffle and worker lay-offs evidently hasn't been enough to reverse Tesla Motors' woeful financial fortunes, and the electric car ma...