Subaru Diesel Engines are the Torque of the Town

My Drive : Subaru diesel engines are becoming even more frugal and clean for the 2012 model year, with the added benefit of even better torque at low and mid speeds – and smoother gear […]

Motorcycle Industry Finishes 2011 in Strong Position

Motorcycle Industry Finishes 2011 in Strong Position

My Drive : Motorcycle sales in Australia continued to grow significantly in the final months of 2011, according to official figures released today by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI). A total of 109,067 […]

Ford Announces $103 Million Investment in Local Vehicle Upgrade

My Drive : Ford Motor Company will invest a further $103 million in clean technology and additional upgrades across the locally-produced Falcon and Territory lines; it was announced at the North American International Auto Show […]

Renewed Focus on Aussie Car Industry

My Drive : General Motors Chairman and CEO, Dan Akerson, and other senior GM leaders met with Australian Minister for Manufacturing, Senator the Hon. Kim Carr, and South Australian Premier, the Hon. Jay Weatherill, today […]

Are you a Man? Get the Manliest Motor, a Volkswagen Amarok

My Drive : The new Volkswagen Amarok pick-up has received two more accolades in the last month, firstly from UK’s What Van? who named it the ‘Best Pick-Up of the Year’, and also from UK’s […]

Peugeot Nouvelle 107

Peugeot Nouvelle 107

My Drive : With the design of cars becoming smaller, more refined and more economical, we are starting to see a real influx of compact vehicles onto our streets. Now some of these compacts are […]

VFACTS FCAI Automotive Sales for 2011

VFACTS FCAI Automotive Sales for 2011

My Drive : Here are the actual facts and figures released today by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries. Toyota have once again clinched top honors by being Number 1 in volume sales while Holden […]

Commodore and Cruze in the Top Five

My Drive : For the first time since 2005, two Holden vehicles – Commodore and Cruze – have finished the year among Australia’s top five-selling vehicles. After a record 15 years as Australia’s number one […]

Australian New Vehicle Sales Top the Million Mark in 2011

My Drive : The Australian new motor vehicle market has staged a remarkable comeback in the second half of 2011 to finish above one million calendar-year sales for only the fourth time in history. Official […]

Toyota is Australia Top Selling Automotive Brand for 2011

My Drive : Toyota has overcome production disruptions caused by a tsunami in Japan and floods in Thailand to be the top-selling automotive brand for 2011. Official figures released today show Toyota’s market-leading performance helped […]