Hi tech solutions for driver fatigue

Posted on July 30th, 2014

A group of EU-based scientists and researchers are working on a seatbelt that monitors heat rate and breathing in order to detect driver fatigue, while the Royal Auto Club Western Australia (RAC WA) has also Read More

Study targets over 70’s driving attitudes

Posted on July 30th, 2014

A Queensland road safety researcher is looking to find out who and what influences older drivers’ driving decisions and how this feedback can improve road safety. The big issue, as people age, is that their Read More

Record numbers at CRC Speedshow

Posted on July 30th, 2014

The CRC Speedshow saw a record number of 28 new car and motorcycle brands represented over the weekend of July 19-20 at Auckland’s ASB Show-grounds. This year’s show also broke its own attendance records with Read More

Ford’s new Territory, Falcon G6E unveiled

Posted on July 29th, 2014

The 2015 Ford Territory and the Falcon G6E will arrive later this year with new modern looks, more space and functionality. Ford says its main aim is to have updated or refreshed its entire lineup Read More

August reveal of all-new Kia Sorento

Posted on July 29th, 2014

The third generation Kia Sorento will be unveiled in Korea next month. It will be a bold departure in terms of design, as it will come with a lower roofline, higher beltline, more muscular stance, Read More

Luxury car sales stronger than before GFC

Posted on July 29th, 2014

Its not just the light commercial and SUV segment that is enjoying growth this year, as luxury brands are reporting strong sales. According to the Motor Industry Association, luxury cars sales are now at a Read More

Jaguar’s lightest most fuel efficient XE

Posted on July 29th, 2014

The new Jaguar XE to be unveiled in September will bring new levels of aluminium-intensive lightweight construction as well as a fuel economy of less than 4 litres/100km on EU combined cycle. Jaguar believes the Read More

Bentley’s $257,000 SUV coming in 2016

Posted on July 28th, 2014

UK manufacturer of ultra-luxury cars, Bentley, has signalled it could add a fifth model to its lineup as it prepares to roll out the world’s priciest sport-utility vehicle (SUV) in 2016. “It needs to be Read More