Tagged “new car sales”

VFACTS March | SUVs Still The One - Is The Baton Shifting For Passenger Cars?

For the second straight month, SUVs have outsold conventional passenger cars in Australia’s new car market which recorded another record mont...

Tesla | Autopilot Gains New Features - New Records From 2017 Q1 Sales

Tesla’s Autopilot semi-autonomous technology has received a boost with new features as part of a Version 8.1 software upgrade.

VFACTS February | It’s Official - The SUV Is Now King

Sport Utility Vehicles have been threatening to do so for months, but few would have predicted that the feat could occur so soon… We&rsqu...

VFACTS January - 2017 Makes A Flying Start | Mazda3 Tops The Charts

Australia’s new car sales figures are in for January 2017, and the numbers are already stronger than those of 2016 indicating that another ye...

VFACTS November - SUVs And Passenger Cars Nearing Parity While Pickups Lead The Way

Australia’s new car market for November showed the gap between sales of passenger cars and SUVs is growing ever-smaller.

ANCAP To ACCC - Dealers Misleading New Car Buyers Over Safety Ratings

The Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) has called on the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to better scrutinise ne...

‘Out They Go’ – Aussies Rush To Secure Alfa Romeo’s All-New Giulia QV

Months ahead of its official launch, more than 100 Australian orders have been secured for Alfa Romeo’s racy all-new Giulia QV high-performan...

VFACTS October - Toyota HiLux And Ford Ranger At The Top, But The Rest Are Missing

Toyota and Ford have demonstrated why every other carmaker is so desperate to add a pickup to their catalogues, at least in Australia.

ANCAP 2015-16 Summary | 49 Ratings Cover 29 Percent Of The New Car Market

Despite the winding down of local manufacturing – which was the prime reason why it was created – the local version of international sa...

New Car Sales September - Mazda3 Fights Back While Corolla Passes HiLux

While it might yet miss out on a podium finish in the 2016 sales race, Mazda’s small car volume-seller - the slinky Mazda3 - has si...

Toyota's Best August For Nine Years As Aussie New Car Sales Continue To Advance - VFACTS

Surging demand for SUVs and light commercial vehicles continues to write new headlines for Australian new vehicle sales which grew by 4.6 per-cent ...

VFACTS: July 2016 Car Sales The Second-Best In History

Toyota remains on top as Australian new car sales totaled 91,331 in July - the second-best July result ever recorded.

Subaru On A Roll - Best Ever Market Share, New Melbourne Dealership

Its new range is clearly kicking goals with Australian buyers; Subaru has just recorded its best-ever month here, selling 5135 cars in June for an ...

VFACTS June - Hyundai i30 Delivers As Records Tumble Everywhere

Australia’s new car market has never seen more sales in a calendar month than it did in June, with an eye-opening 128,569 sales recorded last...

VFACTS May - Hyundai i30 And Toyota HiLux Lead | Strong Month For Skoda And Kia

There’s been a change at the top of the sales standings, as Hyundai’s i30 overtook its two closest rivals last month to become Australi...

TheCarTest: Global First Extended ‘Test Drive’ Opportunity For Australian Car Buyers

In a ‘global-first’ automotive initiative, a new venture with a fresh new approach to consumer ‘test drives’, TheCarTest, h...

April’s VFACTS Reveal Ford Tops Holden For The First Time In Two Decades

April’s new car sales figures prove once again that previously stable and predictable sales charts are now a thing of the past.

New Car Sales, March - Hyundai i30 Top Of The Table | Passenger Sales Plunge

Three months into 2016 and yet another car sits atop the new car sales podium in Australia.

Tesla Sales Up 50 Percent On Last Year For Q1 - Model 3 Orders Boom

Tesla has revealed more than 14,000 of its electric vehicles were delivered during the first quarter of 2016, up almost 50 percent on the same time...

New Car Sales February - Corolla Back On Top | SUVs Keep On Selling

After a mixed bag for the first month of the year, Australia’s new car sales figures settled into a familiar rhythm in February with the Toyo...

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