Large diving bird with a long neck set to take to the skies…Electric power black out at Big Apple motor show…SUV F-Pace Poetry in Motion…CTS consignment program ‘adjusted to take advantage of rising classic car prices…A Kombinationskraftwagen by any other name would be as sweet

Immediately following the Easter break, it’s always a slow news day in the local auto industry. So what better way to bask in trivia than run yet another yarn about a flying car, especially one that’s taking off from the Holy Land. For the past several years, Israeli aerospace firm Urban Aeronautics has been developing…

Land of song keeps a welcome for Aston Martin DBX…and David Brown Automotive puts the best of British back in the Mini, maybe…

“The name’s Martin…Aston Martin.” I know, I know, it’s one of the oldest jokes in the industry. But when you’re an avid fan of both Bond and Martin then it’s very difficult letting go and moving into the 21st century. Fortunately, AM is not so hide bound and is gearing up for some modern day…

Penrite Enviro Box today’s solution for a better tomorrow…Clean diesel technology the way to spend VW trust fund…

Penrite Oil Company is claiming ‘a first in Australia’ following the release introduce a new dispensing system that is kind to the environment, decreases packaging wastage, increases bulk lubricant storage capacity and workplace safety and most importantly, saves money. It’s a big call, but the Penrite Enviro Box certainly seems to live up to it thanks…

IAG executes perfect ten back flip and somersault on genuine parts…Matt gets Nismo stamp of approval for debut delivery…Airbag supplier faces extinction after pleading guilt to fraud…Peugeot 3008 adds to its list of trophies…

Talk about poacher turning gamekeeper. After decades of insisting that repairers use parallel, or non-genuine parts, insurance giant IAG (NRMA) has executed a perfect 10 backward flip, followed by a forward somersault. Believe it or not, the repair industries nemesis is now urging repairers to use new genuine parts in vehicle repairs, a move that…

“We have football, meat pies, kangaroos and imported cars…Shell backs Virgin Australia Supercars series…’Cousin of Tesla’ crowdsourcing for the big end of town…

“We have German-born, Korean-made, Aussie tuned, blow-in cars”...Doesn’t sound right! But then it’s not. Believe it, or not, Holden is promoting the ‘next generation’ Astra as being born in Germany, manufactured in Korea with design and engineering ‘input’ from Australia…ha! ha! What’s that joke about a camel being a horse designed by a committee? Not…

Arise Racing Lap Challenge high-speed fun in the world’s quickest open top…F1 avoids meltdown with bigger and wider vision…Seat on the gravy train for Euro telecom alliance’s automated driving roadmap?

 A host of personalities including Nat Fyfe, Mitchell Johnson, Adam Gilchrist and Steve Hooker are among those who have put the pedal to the metal in the Arise Racing Lap Challenge. And what a challenge it is! Unlike the famous British television Top Gear challenge that uses a reasonably priced vehicle, this is all about…