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Apprentices, EVs score big in Budget

Australia’s leading automotive industry advocate has hailed the wins contained for the industry in last week’s Federal Budget including funding …

MTA NSW campaign breathing new life into apprenticeships

As a frontrunner in automotive training, MTA NSW is rolling out a new advertising campaign, “Learn An Auto Trade In …

RAV4 Hybrid rises to challenge Ranger’s supremacy

The Australian appetite for new cars shows no sign of abating from the latest new vehicle figures, however EV sales …

Are mirrors to blame for accident increases?

There may be a link between vanity mirrors installed in modern cars and the 30 per cent rise in global …

CoolDrive goes all out at Expo

CoolDrive Auto Parts took centre stage at the 2024 Australian Auto Aftermarket Expo (AAAE) in Melbourne.

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What sets NGK Spark Plugs apart from the rest

NGK Spark Plugs have been around for more than 80 years. Most people in the automotive industry have come across …

Understanding the importance of air filters

The quality of air that enters a car is entirely out of a driver’s control. It’s why air filters are …

Burson showcases why selecting the right brakes matters

For more than 50 years, Burson Auto Parts continues to be the trusted trade partner for Australian workshops and mechanics …

Bendix nabs two top awards at AAAE 2024

Bendix took home two prestigious awards at the Australian Auto Aftermarket Expo in Melbourne.

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Apprentices, EVs score big in Budget

Australia’s leading automotive industry advocate has hailed the wins contained for the industry in last week’s Federal Budget including funding …

MTA NSW campaign breathing new life into apprenticeships

As a frontrunner in automotive training, MTA NSW is rolling out a new advertising campaign, “Learn An Auto Trade In …

Apprentices getting the Supercars treatment with Penrite

Many of Penrite’s customers believe that attracting and retaining skilled and engaged apprentices is one of the many challenges faced …

The modern approach to training apprentices

In our rapidly evolving industry, traditional classroom-based training that many of us experienced as an apprentice is making way for …

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Ford Ranger takes crown as top Aussie car 2023

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Mercedes develops world-first X-ray crash test

Mercedes-Benz has performed a world’s first X-ray crash test, a new technological advancement leading the way for further development in …

Ute sales figures show obstacle for emission standards

The Ford Ranger has continued to stake its claim as Australia’s favourite vehicle over Toyota’s HiLux.
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EV sales surge again in record January

Strong new car sales continued over the summer but cost of living pressures may put a dent in the sales, …