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  • Tesla Supercharger in Wodonga taking shape

    Last month we brought you news of Tesla’s Wodonga Supercharger location and it’s time for an update. Less than a month on from finding the location, the 6-bay Supercharger in Wodonga is taking shape. The big power units required to rapidly charge Tesla vehicles is now installed, as are...
  • Uber offering free rides to new customers, extends middle finger to Taxis

    Today in Melbourne and soon around the country, Taxi drivers are striking against Uber. They’ll tell you the service is illegal and unfair because they don’t pay a ridiculous $30-$40K price tag for a plate. In reality, technology and a better service has arrived and their protests are little...
  • Exclusive: Tesla’s 6-bay Supercharger location in Wodonga revealed

    Earlier this month, we brought you news that Tesla’s Supercharger network was confirmed for a Wodonga location. At the time, Tesla weren’t ready to confirm the location, but today, we know where it is. Construction has started on a 6-bay recharge space where owners can recharge their vehicles for...
  • Formula E Gen 2 cars sounds like the future with new electric motors

    For season two the rules regarding the powertrains have been opened and eight new manufacturers have entered Formula E. While the overall car will remain the same and the batteries will still be standard issue, the electric motor can now be built by the teams. Citroen, Renault, NextEV, Andretti...
  • Wodonga confirmed as Tesla Supercharger location

    Tesla’s network of Superchargers is growing to include my home town, Wodonga on the border of Victoria and New South Wales. This location will be critical to creating a range achievable drive from Canberra to Melbourne, via Wodonga. Back in December we seen a dot on a map around...
  • Aussies start from pole position in GT Academy final at Silverstone tonight

    Team Australia of the Nissan GT Academy competition will start from pole position for the all-important final race tonight! In the Nissan 370Z NISMO race cars, our guys will compete against the best gamers turned drivers around the famous Silverstone circuit. The Aussies won pole after taking victory in...
  • Tesla’s dual-motor (P85D) Model S launches in Australia

    Yesterday in a Melbourne Airport hanger, Tesla Australia gave press and owners, the chance to experience the all wheel drive version of the Model S. Unfortunately I couldn’t make it to the event, yep one of those times you really hate your calendar. The guys over at Car Advice...
  • Why every auto manufacturer should be furious at Chrysler

    Last night I watched one of the most disappointing videos I’ve seen, where a Jeep Cherokee was remotely hacked. Initially I thought the headline ‘Hackers Remotely Kill a Jeep on the Highway—With Me in It’ was the typical link bait we’re used to these days, but sadly it wasn’t....
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    Tesla Model S is faster than all these cars

    Overnight, Tesla announced some important changes to their lineup. A new upgrade option for the Model S will introduce a ‘ludicrous’ mode that delivers an upgrade in performance. If the all-electric power wasn’t enough before, it can now propel drivers from 0-60mph (96km/h) in just 2.8 seconds. This extra...
  • Formula E season 2 race calendar announced, still no Australia

    On the back a successful first season, the all-electric Formula E series will be back in 2015/2016 for 11 more races. The new calendar spans 10 cities with London holding two races. The new season starts on October 17th and will run through June/July next year. Alejandro Agag, CEO...
  • EVOKE chauffeur service using Tesla Model S, provides power and WiFi

    If you want to get to your destination in style, then check out Evoke, a brand new luxury chauffeur service with a difference. Right now the service is using the very popular, all-electric Tesla Model S and say they offer a sleek, uber-quiet and spacious vehicle with unparalleled technology....
  • Formula E is coming to Forza Motorsport 6

    The first season of Formula E has one round remaining, despite the championship already being wrapped up. The new all electric competition has been a smash success and is about to get a massive (Fan) Boost with the announcement it’ll be included in Forza Motorsport 6. The first time...
  • Samsung to sell truck companies on 4x displays per truck for safety

    Driving behind a truck is never fun, particularly if you need to pass them. Trucks are an essential part of the transport and logistic infrastructure that allows us to live where we do, but buy from anywhere, so they’re not going anywhere. With the truck vs car wars a...
  • CarAdvice Launches Dream Job for 2015

    CarAdvice is offering Aussies a chance at a dream job. As a vehicle correspondent, the successful candidate, known as The CarAdvice Correspondent, will spend 3 months working and learning from expert automotive journalists about how to evaluate cars and write reviews. The lucky winner will be given advanced driver training and get...
  • Renault R.S Monitor connects your car, smartphone and t-shirt

    Renault Sport Technologies have teamed up with Sensoria to produce the R.S. Monitor app. This is an iOS app that monitors vehicle merics, captures footage and GPS location around the track but has the neat extra of integrating with wearable Bluetooth Smart heart rate sensing t-shirt. European automotive company...
  • Watch a Formula E team do a battery change

    Formula E is in Moscow this week for the latest round of the championship. During the race, the Team Amlin Aguri team was forced to do a battery swap in one of their fully electric cars. Having now released the footage, it’s an interesting process. Basically the steps to...
  • Volkswagen go “all-in” on touch, moving to switchless design

    At CES Asia this week, Volkswagen showed off a new prototype vehicle, the Golf R Touch. This featured a new all-touch design for their console. Split across two displays, the vehicle controls like seat positions, window controls, infotainment, and even vehicle telemetry like tyre pressures are all a touch away....
  • Watch the Google I/O 2015 live stream and social stream in one place

    Google IO developer conference is on tomorrow and this year the annual event has plenty of expectations. From Android on the phone, to Chromecast in the living room, even Auto in the car and Wear on your wrist, Google is everywhere in our lives and at I/O in 2015,...
  • Visor HUD to offer augmented driving experience

    Chinese company Iris are showing off a HUD for your vehicle at CES Asia. Could this be the next gadget for your car? While some vehicles ship with small implementations of a HUD, this goes much further. A full visor-width curved glass surface would augment your driving experience with...
  • Audi intro the fully electric R8 E-Tron, up to 450km range

    Last night, Audi unveiled the fully electric version of their R8, known as the E-Tron and today we got a chance to snap some photos and ask some questions. The car is of course modelled on their successful R8 platform. As a fully electric vehicle, you’ll notice some dramatic...

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