Car safety tech pushing up insurance costs
February 16, 2018 | Wheels Magazine
THE rush to introduce crash avoidance technology onto cheap cars is having one big consequence – you’re more likely to have your ride...


Counterfeit Brake Pads Fail Testing
February 14, 2018 | The Motor Report
The FCAI has issued a warning to motorists to be wary of counterfeit car parts that don’t perform at the same level as genuine and quality...


ACCC FINAL REPORT WIN FOR CONSUMERS AND THEIR CHOICE OF REPAIRER - AAA Magazine
February 14, 2018 | Australian Automotive Aftermarket Magazine
Australia’s competition umpire – the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission – has recommended that Australia adopt a mandatory...


MTA QLD ANNOUNCED AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY MENTOR FOR APPRENTICES - AAA Magazine
February 14, 2018 | Australian Automotive Aftermarket Magazine
In the 2017-2018 Federal Budget, the Australian Government announced the Industry Specialist Mentoring for Australian Apprentices program...


CAPRICORN GROUP CEO GREG WALL RE-ELECTED TO THE ICA BOARD - AAA Magazine
February 14, 2018 | Australian Automotive Aftermarket Magazine
The International Cooperatives Alliance represents cooperatives and mutual structured businesses from 100 countries around the world...


PREPARING FOR THE NEXT WAVE OF AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY - AAA Magazine
February 14, 2018 | Australian Automotive Aftermarket Magazine
Since the turn of the millennium, automotive technology has moved forward in leaps and bounds From a customer perspective, the experience...


Capricorn Searches For Star Apprentices With Rising Stars Competition
February 14, 2018 | Australian Car Mechanic
Capricorn kicks off the New Year with a new and exciting Member promotion that seeks to locate star apprentices among its 17,000 plus...


Car industry resists Victorian government call for compulsory auto braking
February 13, 2018 | Which Car
VicRoads has called for automatic emergency braking to become mandatory on all new cars sold in Australia, but vehicle manufacturers claim...


MTAQ makes video to attract new blood
February 12, 2018 | Australasian Paint & Panel
The Motor Trades Association of Queensland (MTA Queensland) has released its latest video called New World Automotive. The video has been...


History-making car on display
February 12, 2018 | Australian Senior (Licensed by Copyright Agency)
THE nation’s capital is a popular autumn destination. And now there’s even more of a reason to visit Canberra with...


MTA Queensland announced as a mentor to automotive industry apprentices
February 09, 2018 | The National Collision Repairer
In the 2017-2018 Federal Budget, the Australian Government announced the Industry Specialist Mentoring for Australian Apprentices program...


Parts trade with Thailand has big upside
February 08, 2018 | GoAuto
Thai exporters may find it hard to crack the concentrated local market


Be Safer On The Roads With New Puncture Free Tyre Technology
February 05, 2018 | PRWire
ASV P Free have launched new tyre technology suitable for most cars and fleet vechiles


New cost calculator for panel repairers
February 04, 2018 | Business IT
The motor trades and repairers associations have created a tool that can help panel shops with quotes.


Car import rules ‘insane’
February 04, 2018 | Guardian Online
A couple who bought a $40,000 vehicle only to learn it was declared a write-off before being imported are backing changes to give buyers...


MTA NSW gets real about the true costs of motor vehicle body repair
February 04, 2018 | The National Collision Repairer
A new cost calculator tool that will assist motor body repair businesses across New South Wales to transparently identify their costs and a...


Burson Auto Parts puts its name to Australia’s largest historic motor racing event
February 04, 2018 | The National Collision Repairer
The Phillip Island Classic ‘Festival of Motor Sport’ held 9th to 11th March 2018 Leading automotive parts supplier Burson Auto Parts has...


The Roundtable: Why aren't Australians buying electric cars?
February 03, 2018 | ABC News
Can you imagine plugging your new car into a super-fast electric charger, on the street, wired-up to the nearest street light for power?


All repaired heavily-damaged vehicles should be flagged
February 01, 2018 | Business Scoop
Press Release – Motor Trade Association The Motor Trade Association is right behind the Governments move to close loopholes that allow...


Smarter, safer cars could cost you when it comes to car insurance
February 01, 2018 | Mozo
We love our new cars, in fact, we’ve never loved them so much. According to the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI), Aussies...