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Ford builds last Aussie engines

Final 5.0-litre V8, 4.0-litre in-line six roll off Geelong assembly line

Toyota, Ford surge in sales race

Toyota cemented its lead in the sales race as Hyundai came crashing down.

Dieselgate fix delay due to government

Volkswagen says it is awaiting government approval for proposed fixes for vehicles found to be cheating emissions standards

VFACTS - Ford Mustang Outsells Falcon, Territory, Kuga, Fiesta and Mondeo in July

The Mustang has become one of Ford’s most popular models in Australia, outselling traditional volume-sellers such as the Falcon and Territory. M...

Volkswagen locks in cost of US Dieselgate fix

US court gives its tick to Volkswagen’s compensation plan that will give American owners up to $13,000 each

Mazda BT-50 ute to become Isuzu D-Max twin

The next-generation Mazda BT-50 will be based on the Isuzu D-Max, ending the Japanese brand’s long association with Ford

Luxury Car Tax ‘inequitable’, says Toyota

Toyota renews its calls for the abolition of the Luxury Car Tax as it reduces the list price on selected vehicles affected by new threshold limi...

Hyundai i30 continues to dominate sales

Latest VFACTS figures show the Korean giant’s i30 hatch remains a winner with buyers

VW offers $A20bn settlement to US owners, but Aussies miss out

US emissions cheat fix offers to buy back some owners’ cars, and compensate others with cash

Mitsubishi chief to quit over fuel scandal: Report

Fudged figures fallout claims a high-profile scalp at Mitsubishi

Luxury Car Tax tipping point to rise

Level at which controversial tax kicks in rises, but incentive gap to fuel-efficient cars narrows

Nissan swoops on Mitsubishi in $3bn takeover bid

Mitsubishi's struggles with fudged fuel numbers has provided Nissan with an offer it can't refuse

BMW selects slow road to electric future

Rather than rush new "i" technology to market, BMW says it is happy to wait a few years and see what happens

Holden posts $128m profit for 2015

Holden has pegged its first profit in five years, although says it was weighed down by its loss-making Australian manufacturing operations

April VFACTS new-car sales: Ford beats Holden for first time since 1999

Shock result for Holden as Hyundai cements third place courtesy of its cut-price i30 hatchback