Composite ‘4’ a prime number for Sydney collector…I spy with my little eye, something beginning with b…s..t!..Recyclers need to adjust sails for El Dorado?

If you think that Sydney property prices have gone mad, or that the Middle Eastern and Russian despots that fork out squillions for footballers are equally insane, then consider the lunatic, sorry collector, that  just forked out $2.45 million for a number plate. That’s right, $2,450,000! But, as with the football despots, there’s always a…

Sweet dreams of a very special Jaguar and a birdie at Pebble Beach…Merc use Pebble Beach for another road-going F1 ‘tease’…

Short of playing the dauntingly difficult golf course, the next most challenging thing about being at Pebble Beach is to witness the spectacular display of fabulous vehicles that make up the Concours d’Elegance without any hope of ever owning such beasts other than in ones dreams. Some guru once said that reality is wrong and…

Inifiniti tee up Prototype 9 for Pebble Beach…The wonderful world of Discovery…Kiwi business wins Hack My Van…and more

Infiniti has unwrapped its stunning retro-futuristic Prototype 9 ahead of its appearance at Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance next week. Inspired by classic Japanese racers and aircraft, the car blends stunning proportions with a modern electric powertrain to create one of the most interesting concepts seen in years. The show-stopping looks of the Prototype 9 started…

Goodman looking for glory at Monterey…Ventura Highway gets Ian Hooked on a Feeling…Little Bullet block fires up memories and dragsters…What’s new pussycat?

“You win some, you lose some, you wreck some” is one of many quotations by American motor racing idol Dale Earnhardt that have passed into the annuals of the sport. It’s a quotation Australian racing icon Ron Goodman can certainly relate to having done all three in a career spanning many decades. A veteran of…

Ford failure up before the beak….AV guidance in the eye of the dragonfly…plus lots, lots more

Ford is to face court over allegations it misled customers who had purchased faulty vehicles and on-sold surrendered vehicles without disclosing their mechanical faults. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has launched proceedings against the company, alleging it had engaged in unconscionable and misleading or deceptive conduct, and made false or misleading representations in its response to…

Three time modes for AVs of the future…New approach to vehicle retail sales…Fast money still chasing automotive collectibles + more…

Drivers of the future, or rather ‘drivers’ of AVs, will be able to adjust the vehicle’s cabin for either quality time, productive time and time for regeneration, claim researchers working on the 25th Hour project, a joint venture involving Audi and the Fraunhofer Institute for Industrial Engineering. The project is attempting to predict how people…