Category: News

Good ‘ole fashion lock keeps thieves at bay…JLR power ahead with level four autonomous vehicle…Robo racers get another run in Berlin…

  You’d imagine that given all the sophisticated electronic security gadgetry that manufacturers have been installing in modern vehicles car thieves would be forming long lines at Centrelink. Not so! In fact, after a period that has seen a bit of dip in car theft, figures are once again on the rise. The latest statistics…

The Iconoc Movie Car quiz where the car is the star and you’re the driver…’Ask for Mobil’ and you could win a limited edition HSV…Capricorn’s best kept secret…

Do you class yourself as a movie buff? In that case, you’ll know the DeLorean from The Mystery Machine? If, like most of the rest of us, you don’t know, then Reg Transfers have come up with a way for you to test both your movie and your automobile knowledge. Enter the Iconic Movie Car…

Lobby groups face off in fake parts or fake news fracas…Mazda all in a spin over rotary engine celebrations…Global car industry a major health hazard…Toyota to spend big on driver health and AVs…

The two vested interest parties in the genuine/non-genuine replacement parts war are at it again with the Australian Automotive Aftermarket Association, the lobby group for suppliers of non-genuine parts acquising its nemeses, the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries, the lobby group for the car industry in Australia, of putting out fake news. According to the…

McLaren P1 LM adds another record to precious metal ‘Ponzi’ race….World’s fastest Indian celebration all in the family…All floor jacks not created equal…and how about an Xtraordinary number plate?..

Oh no, not another ‘unsubstantiated’, world record lap time for a ‘production car’ around the Nürburgring Nordschleife, “the most demanding circuit in the world”. On this occasion, it’s a 986hp McLaren P1 LM that’s burnt up the rubber with a time of 6:43.2. Our apologies for all the ‘quotes’, but as ‘engineeringly’ well-prepared as these…

Devil rides, or drives, a Goldwing Morgan three-wheeler…Volvo’s latest AV a load of old garbage…Rise and shine ‘29’ brings in record price…Corporate watchpuppy takes bite at auto service organisation…

“Needs must when the devil rides”, was one of my granny’s favourite sayings when she couldn’t afford something, which was often, and needed to find ‘alternative’ ways of acquiring a particular item. And acquire it she usually did? Which is why she would have loved to have met Tim Buttles. Tim has always wanted to…

Students give Ford a glimpse of the AV future…NIO EP9 scorches Nurburging for production car record?…Blade Runner comes in spinner with remake toss up…Get your kicks on Route Clickety Click…Just one kiss and Resolution goes all blue…

Students give Ford a glimpse of the AV future Autonomous cars are coming, whether we want them or not, and car manufacturers are flat chat exploring the new design possibilities these vehicle will provide, inside and out. Ford has teamed up with students from Ravensbourne Design College, formerly Bromley Technical College in the UK, to…