Warning lights for motorists and the trade

Posted on August 26th, 2014

Canstar Blue’s latest consumer satisfaction survey looking at national car servicing chains shows that it’s not just Penny from the Big Bang Theory that ignores engine warning lights. A quarter of Aucklanders and Wellingtonians have Read More

GT-F Falcon auction benefits Aussie cancer charity

Posted on August 25th, 2014

Two Ford Falcon GT-F sedans have sold at auction for AUD $393,700 — more than twice their regular selling price — with the proceeds going to the National Breast Cancer Foundation of Australia. Bidding for Read More

Dunedin dealer gunning for Daytona final

Posted on August 22nd, 2014

While a summer of racing winds down for most of the European and United States-based Red Bull Global Rally Cross drivers in Florida this weekend – for Dunedin Suzuki dealer principal Emma Gilmour, coming from Read More

Ford’s SYNC2 coming in November

Posted on August 22nd, 2014

New Ford owners will be able to literally talk to their car as Ford has announced its second generation version of its in-car information and entertainment system, SYNC 2, which will hit Australian roads later Read More

New Ford lab enables virtual walk-arounds

Posted on August 22nd, 2014

Ford has unveiled its new Ford immersive Vehicle Environment (FiVE) lab in Melbourne, which will enable designers to build a full-size virtual car and enable them to perform virtual walk-arounds such as customers will do Read More

Volvo Polestar cars support dealer cancer charity

Posted on August 21st, 2014

Sydney Motorsport Park will this weekend see the return of the Volvo S60 V8 Supercar for the Sydney 400 at Eastern Creek. The Volvo Polestar Racing cars driven by Robert Dahlgren and Scott McLaughlin will Read More

New Legacy and Outback are top US safety picks

Posted on August 21st, 2014

Subaru’s new generation Legacy and Outback have received the highest safety ranking in testing conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) in North America. Both cars have been awarded “Top safety pick+” status Read More

Driver distraction growing in Queensland

Posted on August 20th, 2014

Driver distraction is continuing to be a big issue in Queensland after a Royal Automobile Club of Queensland (RACQ) survey revealed that driver distraction is a growing concern with mobile phone use the key worry Read More