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Toyota Australia Committed To 2017 Plan, Expects Solid Production Volumes
Toyota Australia Committed To 2017 Plan, Expects Solid Production Volumes

Toyota Australia president Dave Buttner today reaffirmed his company’s commitment to building cars right through t...

Apr 28, 2015 (2 years ago)
TNGA: Toyota’s New Global Platform Revealed, New Engines Coming
TNGA: Toyota’s New Global Platform Revealed, New Engines Coming

TNGA: Toyota New Global Architecture Announced New Powertrains: Lighter, Lower, More Efficient New Tech Joined By...

Mar 27, 2015 (2 years ago)
Aussie Mark Bernhard To Head GM Holden, 24 New-Model Onslaught Coming
Aussie Mark Bernhard To Head GM Holden, 24 New-Model Onslaught Coming

GM Holden today announced that expatriate Aussie, and former Holden company executive, Mark Bernhard is to return to Aus...

Feb 6, 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 (3 years ago)

NEWS

Mercedes-Benz Announces Compact EV Production Site

WED, 31 MAY, 2017

Mercedes-Benz has announced that its EQ electric vehicle brand will expand to include all three of the company’s German production sites, wit...

Mitsubishi Moves Into Indonesia - Kia Moves Into India

SAT, 29 APR, 2017

A pair of Asia’s carmakers has this week announced they’ll be spreading their automotive wings with two new plants in two new markets.

Toyota Announces October 3 Australian Production Shutdown Date

TUE, 31 JAN, 2017

Toyota Australia has announced the official end date for Australian Camry production, with the 3rd of October 2017 to be the final operational day ...

Holden Confirm Last Day Of Local Commodore Production

MON, 16 JAN, 2017

The Holden Commodore, as we know it, will die October 20, 2017.

Jaguar Land Rover Looks To EV Manufacturing Future In The UK

THU, 1 DEC, 2016

Jaguar Land Rover is the latest carmaker to cast off the potential shackles of the ‘Brexit’ decision, by reportedly reinforcing its com...

Final Holden V6 Rolls Off The Production Line In Melbourne

WED, 30 NOV, 2016

Holden’s withdrawal from the Australian new-car manufacturing scene draws ever-closer, as the carmaker built its final V6 engine in Australia...

Brexit - UK Government Offers Nissan Deal To All Carmakers

WED, 9 NOV, 2016

The UK’s ‘Brexit’ is starting to look more like a ‘Brisiness As Usual’ as far as the new car manufacturing sector is ...

Final Falcons sell for more than $300,000

MON, 17 OCT, 2016

A pair of blue-blooded Ford collectors have shelled out a combined $353,000 to own the final Australian-built Ford models that can be registered fo...

Ford Australia - What Next? The Development Future As Local Production Ends

TUE, 11 OCT, 2016

The final cars have rolled off the production line and the dust is quickly settling on Ford’s Broadmeadows and Geelong manufacturing plants i...

Final Holden Cruze Rolls-Off The Assembly Line In Elizabeth, SA

MON, 10 OCT, 2016

On the same day Ford produced its last cars in Australia, and two days before another Holden victory at our nation’s ‘Great Race’...

REVIEWS

Ford F250 Super Duty 4X4 Review: Performax Lariat FX4

SAT, 6 SEP, 2014

What’s hot: The power and the glory of the 6.7 litre V8 diesel, massive tow capacity, comfortable and easy to drive.

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