There are a lot of theories about what it will be like to have a world of all autonomous cars. But the changeover period is a critical issue. And this is not just the case of some vehicles being autonomous while others are not. What happens when drivers switch from one vehicle to another. The
The average vehicle sold in Australia is getting better at reducing the amount of pollution they create for the energy they are producing. But fewer Australians are choosing low emissions cars, according to a report released by the National Transport Commission. Every year since 2002 the average emission intensity figures have fallen, however this year’s result is
Having been behind last year’s sales for the first four months of the year new vehicle purchases in Australia have shown some encouraging results in May. Compared to last year sales, May 2017 volumes are up 6.4% although in year to date terms we are still nearly 1% behind. Toyota had a strong month but
BMW is enhancing the way it captures and uses the data it can collect from your car. BMW CarData, enables customised service options for owners such as individualised insurance premiums, based, for example, on actual distance travelled. Or faster service appointments, because the necessary part has been ordered in advance. In the future, there will
Editorial on Kia’s performance in Australia after they introduced a seven year warranty. It has changed the perception of Kia.
Overdrive News 6 June. News including: Ban Ki-moon calls for transport ministers to act on climate change; road deaths continues to fall; lower speed means less casualties; Ford makes electric car tech available; Warning for trains on bridge