Category: Technology

The sports car that runs on salt water

You’d have to have been living in a cave for the past couple of decades not to realise that humans are working hard to reduce our dependence on fossil fuels. Automobiles are one of the main users of fossil fuels,…

NTC CALLS FOR INPUT ON AUTOMATED VEHICLE LAWS

The National Transport Commission (NTC) has called for policy makers, technology experts, vehicle developers and the rest of the Australian community to help shape appropriate laws to maximise the benefits of automated vehicles. The inter-governmental agency has released an issues…

TOP 10 NEW TECHS FOR 2016

Cars that drive themselves might still be decades away but some really cool technology is just around the corner. Here’s a Top 10 list of technology and innovations to look forward to in everyday cars in 2016. Apple CarPlay and…

CYBER SECURITY – HOW SECURE?

Readers might be aware that many major car companies are being sued in California over deaths allegedly caused by the lack of adequate safeguards for keyless ignition systems. The suit alleges that 10 of the world’s major car-makers are culpable…

EARN FIVE TIMES AS MANY REVIEWS WITH SNAP21

Dealers will understand how valuable it is to their business to receive positive reviews from their customers. An opportunity to increase the number of reviews you receive by 500 per cent should be too good to pass up. Reviews are…

NEW PLAYER TO DRIVE DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION

A leading digital marketing provider specialising in the automotive industry is expanding its global footprint into Australia, having already signed a number of large customers in both the automotive and wider franchise sector. Search Optics partners with Australian businesses to…

Power Trips

Australia’s First ‘Electric Highway’ now open The days of electric vehicle owners in Perth suffering ‘range anxiety’ are over as seven councils in the state’s South West have finished building Australia’s first ever ‘electric highway’ of fast-charging stations between Perth…

Driverless Cars to Be Street Legal By 2025

“Automated vehicles are far from science fiction, but rather a short-term reality that Australia needs to be prepared for.” – Gerald Waldron, ARRB Group MD According to the RACV, in the next 24 hours almost 5000 Australians will be involved…

E-Racing Powers on in China

Electric powered cars are a hot topic in the Australian motoring industry, with an electric highway on the cards for drivers in Western Australia . But this innovative technology has also crossed over to Formula racing. The world’s first fully…