Historic Board Meetings Will Bolster AADA Success

For the first time ever, the AADA will conduct a number of high level board meetings with members from both the Automotive Finance Corporation (AFC) and the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI). In keeping with the new AADA ethos…

Mirror, mirror on the wall…

Which is most attractive? An in-ground pool, an overseas holiday, a home extension or a new car? Amongst others, the swimming pool, travel and home improvement industries are three with which the Australian automotive industry must compete for the disposable,…

Auto China Stuns With Another Massive Expo

The 2014 Beijing International Automobile Exhibition concluded on April 29, but not before playing host to over 850,000 visitors and more than 1,100 display vehicles from around the world. Simply nothing compares to this event and as the reputation of…

Veronica Johns

Veronica Johns will open 2014 Convention!

As the first Australian woman to head an automotive company in Australia, Veronica Johns made history in 2013 when she was appointed President and CEO of Fiat-Chrysler Group. This year, Johns will make Convention history, as she delivers the key…

Rolling with the Punches

The past ten years have been pretty turbulent for new car dealers and while current industry figures look promising, only forward planning can help ensure a profitable future Not many industries can claim to be as tough and adaptable as…

AADA FIGHTS TO BLOCK USED IMPORTS

AADA Fights to Block Used Imports

The Australian automotive industry and Australian consumers alike may soon be at risk of dealing with potentially unsafe and unchecked imported used cars on an enormous scale. Recently, the AADA attended the Productivity Commission hearing in Melbourne, where it expressed…

right to repair

Whose Right to Repair?

While the controversial ‘Right to Repair’ debate has gripped automotive industries on a global scale, in Australia it’s also uncovered the importance of an unbiased association for Dealers. A debate has waged between Australian automotive manufacturers, Dealers and independent repairers…