Tagged “p-plate”

VicRoads To Ease Forced Induction Rules For P-platers

VicRoads is set to adjust its ‘no turbo’ rules for Victorian P-platers, in favour of a new policy based on a power-to-weight ratio. ...

SA P-Platers Banned From V8, Turbo And Supercharged Cars

Following a proposal announced last year, the South Australian Government has confirmed today that it will ban probationary drivers from vehicle...

Push Is On For National Licence Standards, Rewards For Responsible P-Platers

The Police Federation of Australia, the nation's police union, is pushing for the Federal Government to consider enforcing national standard...

Young Drivers Not Learning The Lesson, Still Reckless: Australian Institute Of Family Studies

A NEW REPORT by the Federal Government's Australian Institute of Family Studies, in association with Victoria's RACV and TAC, has found ...

South Australian P-Platers Facing Tougher Penalties

SOUTH AUSTRALIAN Premier Mike Rann said this week that his Government will come down harder on P-plate offenders if re-elected at the March...

Lift Legal Drinking Age To Lower P-Plate Accidents: Prime Minister

PRIME MINISTER Kevin Rudd wants to see the legal drinking age in Australia raised to 21 years. Talking on ABC Television's Q&A progr...

P-Plater Vehicle Classification Criteria In Queensland Flawed: RACQ

YOUNG DRIVERS ON Provisional licences are being prevented from driving a range of safe cars because of unfair vehicle classification criteria, Que...

Young Drivers Choosing The Wrong Cars: Study

A NEW STUDY by the Monash University Accident Research Centre (MUARC) has found that the most popular cars for young drivers aged 17 to 25 are maj...

Younger And Older Age Groups At Odds On The Road

DRIVERS YOUNG AND OLD have taken aim at each other over which age group is the greater hazard on the road, according to research by insurer AAMI. ...