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Interview – Truck Technologies – David Meredith

We often think of developments in new technologies in vehicles as arising from motor car manufacturers – we look to Mercedes, Volvo and BMW cars for what the future may hold.  Perhaps we take a broader look when we see work being done by Google with driverless cars and Apple and Microsoft with in-car operating

Interview – BMW Laser Lights

My understanding of lasers tends to be coloured by James Bond in Goldfinger where a laser had potentially great destructive features in the most sensitive of ways. The term “laser” originated as an acronym for “light amplification by stimulated emission of radiation”. My dictionary defines it as a source of high-intensity optical, infrared, or ultraviolet

Interview – Motorcycle Lane Filtering

  New South Wales motorcyclists will be the first in the country to be legally allowed to lane filter, driving between cars in traffic on multi-lane roads. This is also known as lane splitting and is common in some other parts of the world.  Not in America except California but certainly in many Asian countries.

The Motorlife Museum – 2014

About eight-five kilometres south of Sydney in Wollongong is The Australian Motor Life Museum. As the name suggests it is not just about the cars that were built but many things to do with the life and times of bikes, cars and trucks. They have a lovely story about a legacy of a motoring collection

Australia’s Best Cars – 2013

At this time of the year we get a plethora of Car of the Year awards. One of the most detailed reviews of the many cars we have on the market is the awards determined by the Motoring clubs of Australia. From testing throughout the year they pick three finalists in each of their 15