EV SERVICING – WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

The fewer moving parts a car has, the fewer things can go wrong. Electric vehicles (EVs) have fewer moving parts than conventional petrol or diesel cars, which makes them simpler to service. Maintenance needs and safety requirements for hybrid electric…

NEW FAST-CHARGING EV BATTERY

In a development with the potential to accelerate the adoption of electric vehicles (EVs), engineers in the US have discovered a way to recharge electric cars in just 10 minutes, overcoming one of the biggest obstacles with electric vehicles. Electric…

TAKATA: THE NEVER-ENDING STORY

The Takata airbag saga continues to drag on with no end in sight, after the recent announcement that 20,000 vehicles involved in the Takata recall have been reclassified as ‘critical’. The Australian Automotive Dealer Association (AADA) and the Federal Chamber…

MUSTANG THE NO 1 NEWS STORY OF 2019

Spiced with an unprecedented number of bombshells in the Supercars season         We have said it before – the AFL is the premium sporting product in Australia, with daylight between it and its key sporting competitors. A…

HOW TO BE SMART WITH YOUR EXPENSES

In the latest of our series, thanks to legendary service advisor trainer, Lloyd Schiller, of LloydSchiller.com and Brooke Samples, of Profit Blueprints, Brooke looks at the benefits of smart expense management. As you finish 2019 and plan for 2020, now…

NEW CAR SALES DOWN 9 PERCENT IN OCTOBER

New vehicle sales figures released by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) show a 9.1 percent drop on sales in October compared to the same time last year. FCAI Chief Executive, Tony Weber, said that marked the nineteenth consecutive…

HEAD OF GM & EX-PM, HEADLINE NADA 2020

Mary T Barra, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of General Motors, headlines the 2020 NADA Show in Las Vegas in February, to which AADA will run its annual study tour. Ms Barra will present GM’s intention to create a world…

JOIN US IN BEIJING FOR AUTO CHINA 2020

The Chinese auto industry is the fastest-growing vehicle market in the world and is on its way to becoming the largest, and the Beijing Motor Show is quickly becoming one of the major events on the world retail automotive calendar….