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Executive Express - Toyota's Stove-Hot Aurion TRD
2008 Toyota Aurion TRD drive review specifications and pricing

The Insider—TMR's man in the know—has crawled in from his drive in the Aurion TRD. Here's what he ha...

Jun 3, 2008 (9 years ago)


VFACTS: Market Down, But Commodore And Falcon Holding Up Better Than Most

FRI, 3 APR, 2009

The VFACTS figures for March 2009 are in and despite the overall Australian new car market having fallen by 19.2 percent compared to Mar...

Despite GM Plans For Zeta Platform, Scary Days Ahead For Holden

THU, 2 APR, 2009

Despite stories you may have seen or heard, it is not news that General Motors has stated its plans to persist with the Holden-developed Zeta plat...

GM, Chrysler Will Need Miracle To Avoid Bankruptcy

TUE, 31 MAR, 2009

It is getting near the end of the penny-section for GM and Chrysler.

Brother Can You Spare Me A Dime? GM Teeters At Brink

FRI, 6 MAR, 2009

There is nothing new in the announcement from GM’s auditors that there is “substantial doubt” about the giant automaker’s viability as a c...

GM US 'Restructure' Plan To Impact On Holden

THU, 19 FEB, 2009

General Motors Corporation's announced Restructuring Plan that has been presented to the US Federal Treasury contains some grim reading for GM's g...

GM Restructuring Plan: Cutting 47,000 Jobs, Seeking USD$30 Billion Aid To Avoid Collapse

WED, 18 FEB, 2009

GM US’s restructuring plan, posted on the US Treasury website, will make unpalatable reading for the US Administration and long-suffering US tax...

European Car Sales Plunge 26 Percent In January

WED, 18 FEB, 2009

European automotive industry research and statistics company, Jato Dynamics, today reported a 26 percent decline in European new car sales for Jan...

Two Billion Dollar Dealer Finance Pool: But Not One Dollar Used

MON, 16 FEB, 2009

Many industry analysts - including the giant brains here at TMR – may have got things wrong on the effect of the withdrawal of GE and GMAC from ...

Ford Credit Exits Retail Finance; Dealer Floorplan Finance To Follow?

THU, 15 JAN, 2009

The assurance was given prior to the Treasurer's announcement in December of the AUD$2 billion Special Purpose Vehicle designed to fill the floorp...

2008 Car Sales: Powerful Trends Forecast Dismal 2009

WED, 7 JAN, 2009

Looking into the 2008 VFACTS Australian new vehicle sales figures is like analysing the entrails of a chicken – favoured, we're told, by ancient...


2008 TRD HiLux 4000SL Road Test Review

SUN, 7 DEC, 2008

Funny thing about blood in water.

Rudd Responds To Bracks Review: Pledges $6.2 Billion In Assistance To Australian Automotive Industry

MON, 10 NOV, 2008

The Federal Government today handed down its response to the Bracks Review of the Australian Automotive Industry at the Automotive Centre of Excell...

Bracks Review - Automotive Industry Cautiously Welcomes Report

FRI, 15 AUG, 2008

The Minister for Innovation Industry Science and Research, Senator Kim Carr, today released the Bracks’ Review of the Australian Automotive Indu...

Executive Express - Toyota's Stove-Hot Aurion TRD

TUE, 3 JUN, 2008

The Insider—TMR's man in the know—has crawled in from his drive in the Aurion TRD.


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