Author Archives: Charles Bayer

Former PM John Howard to speak at AADA 2014

John Howard’s Keynote to Wrap-up AADA Convention

What a difference 12 years can make to the Australian automotive landscape. In 2002 Australia’s emergence as a car exporter was seen as one of the Howard Government’s manufacturing success stories. We built large cars and exported one-third of them…

Aussie Dealers Jazzed About NADA

Over 20,000 auto dealers and industry representatives including a select group from Australia embraced this year’s National Automobile Dealers Association (NADA) Convention & Expo in New Orleans Louisiana USA, January 24 – 27. Despite the colder than normal weather caused…

John Crennan – Back in the Driver’s Seat

John Crennan is an Australian auto industry legend who left ‘the love of his life General Motors’ after a long and distinguished career to launch and successfully run Holden Special Vehicles (HSV) and the Holden Racing Team (HRT) with UK…