Tagged “Safety”

Mazda BT-50 Recalled For Airbag Inflator Inaction

Mazda has issued a recall in Australia this week for its BT-50 pickup, due to a potential problem with the vehicle’s side airbags.

ACCC Looks To Unprecedented Action In Takata Airbag Recall

In an unprecedented move, the Australian federal government has proposed enforcing mandatory recalls of vehicles involved in the global Takata airb...

Toyota LandCruiser 100 Series And 200 Series Recalled For Airbag Issue

Toyota Australia has announced a recall for its 100 Series and 200 Series LandCruiser models due to the possibility of airbags that are of “i...

Carmakers - Trust Us On Autonomous Cars

Germany's biggest carmakers have called for road users to trust them when it comes to the development of self-driving cars.

Chrysler 300 | Jeep Grand Cherokee | Dodge Journey | Fiat Freemont Recalled

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Australia has issued recalled for four of its models in Australia, with two pairs of models each affected by two separate...

Peugeot 4008 And Citroen C4 Air Cross Recalled For Wiper Woes

Groupe PSA has issued a recall for two of its models in Australia due to a potential problem with the front windscreen wiper system.

Ford Ranger | BMW X5 And X6 Recalled For Airbag Issues

The claws of the Takata airbag recall sink ever-deeper into the global automotive industry, and now, BMW in Australia has added further examples to...

Toyota Prado | Toyota HiLux Updated For 2018

Toyota has boosted the appeal of its large Prado 4WD and HiLux pickup models with a bag full of new safety features for the 2018 model-year.

ANCAP - Kia Picanto Scores 4-Star Safety Rating | 5-Stars For Mazda CX-5 And C-Class Cabriolet

Kia’s 2017 Picanto city car has fallen one short of the maximum 5-star safety rating from the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP).

Volvo XC90 | S90 Recalled For Air Conditioning Hose Hassles

Volvo has issued a recall in Australia this week for its S90 and XC90 models, due to a potential problem with the air conditioning system.

Ford, Mercedes-Benz, And Maserati Announce Various Recalls

Product safety recall announcements have been made for a range of vehicles from Maserati, Mercedes-Benz, and Ford this week with the unrelated reca...

Ford Focus Recalled For Fuel Tank Issues

Ford has recalled its Focus small car in Australia this week, due to a potential problem with the fuel tank.

Mitsubishi Outlander Recalled For Wiper Woes

Mitsubishi has issued a recall for its Outlander SUV in Australia this week, due to a potential problem with the front windscreen wiper system.

Land Rover Defender | Kia Sorento And Sportage | Hyundai Santa Fe Recalled

Land Rover has issued a recall for its Defender off-roader this week, due to a potential problem with the front braking system.

2017 Peugeot 3008 Lands 5-Star ANCAP Safety Rating

Peugeot’s Australian relaunch is off to a flying start with confirmation of a five-star safety rating for the new 3008 SUV from the Aust...

Ram Trucks Recalled Over Occupant Safety

American Special Vehicles, the Australian firm responsible for importing and converting the Ram pickup truck range in Australia, has issued a recal...

Airbag Recalls Keep Growing: Mazda6, CX-7, CX-9, BMW X5, X6

The world’s largest recall continues to grow, with the potentially deadly takata recall expanded yet again with Mazda and BMW adding more veh...

Honda To Remedy Safety Equipment Concerns On Future Models

Potentially life-saving advanced safety technology is set to expand across a wider variety of future Honda models as the automaker pledges to corre...

ANCAP Slams LDV G10 Over Three-Star Crash Result

Crash testing body, ANCAP (the Australasian New Car Assessment Program) has taken aim at the LDV’s G10 commercial van and its related people-...

Recalls - Holden Commodore | Caprice | Ute | Jaguar XJ | Various Mercedes-Benz Models

Holden has recalled its full range of Commodore, Ute, Caprice and Sportwagon model in Australia this week, fitted with the factory LPG engine package.

Gallery2017 Peugeot 3008 - ANCAP Crash Test

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Gallery2017 Land Rover Discovery - ANCAP Crash Test

Gallery2017 Mitsubishi Triton Genuine Tray Rear Camera

Gallery2017 ANCAP 5-star: Mini, Audi, Skoda

Gallery2017 Holden Astra Sedan - ANCAP Crash Test

Gallery2017 Volvo Trucks Autonomous Trial

Gallery2017 ANCAP New Vs Old Crash Test

Gallery2017 Nissan Signal Shield Concept

Gallery2017 BMW 5 Series - ANCAP Crash Test

Volvo Autonomous Refuse Truck Trial

Volvo Autonomous Refuse Truck Trial POSTED THU, 18 MAY, 2017

Ford Evasive Steering Assist

Ford Evasive Steering Assist POSTED TUE, 8 NOV, 2016

The Smiling Car - Public Reactions

The Smiling Car - Public Reactions POSTED MON, 19 SEP, 2016

2015 Ford Drug-Driving Suit

2015 Ford Drug-Driving Suit POSTED THU, 26 NOV, 2015

Volvo Kangaroo Detection Testing Bengins In Australia

Volvo Kangaroo Detection Testing Bengins In Australia POSTED FRI, 30 OCT, 2015

Queensland Police Helmet Cameras - Today Tonight

Queensland Police Helmet Cameras - Today Tonight POSTED THU, 17 SEP, 2015

NHTSA Driver Alcohol Detection System For Safety (DADSS)

NHTSA Driver Alcohol Detection System For Safety (DADSS) POSTED THU, 11 JUN, 2015

2013 Bosch Motorcycle Stability Control

2013 Bosch Motorcycle Stability Control POSTED TUE, 5 MAY, 2015

2015 Police Car Collision NSW - Dash Cam Owners Australia

2015 Police Car Collision NSW - Dash Cam Owners Australia POSTED WED, 29 APR, 2015

Ford Intelligent Speed Limiter - Ford S-Max

Ford Intelligent Speed Limiter - Ford S-Max POSTED SAT, 28 MAR, 2015