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    Geelong-based Carbon Revolution making carbon fibre wheels on Ford Shelby GT350R

    Ford and Geelong-based Carbon Revolution are have begun the production of the world’s first mass-produced carbon fibre wheels for the Shelby GT350R. These wheels will ship on the performance focused car in North America. These carbon fibre wheels are not only strong, but are up to 50 per cent...
  • 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...
  • Review: Project CARS

    Slightly Mad Studios loves to throw around the tag ‘for racing fans, by racing fans’ but when it comes to Project CARS, they mean it. In many ways this is a game was developed by racing fans, but not just that, it was partially crowdfunded. The backers of the...
  • Clarkson’s out, but TopGear isn’t over yet

    Top Gear is about to go through it’s biggest change since it’s inception way back in 2002. Star of the show, Jeremy Clarkson has been sacked after ongoing verbal attacks, escalated to physically assaulting a producer. Without Clarkson many think the show is over, but producers at the BBC...
  • The new Chevy Bolt EV concept was built in Australia

    While Holden have announced production of vehicles in Australia will come to an end in 2017, there is good signs for engineering talent. The parent company, General Motors today unveiled the Chevrolet Bolt EV concept, an affordable, long-range all-electric vehicle constructed in GM Australia’s advanced design studio in Port...
  • Confirmed: Ford will launch AppLink 2.0 in Australia early 2014

    This week Ford held a ‘GoFurther’ event at Fox Studios in Sydney to make some substantial announcements. One such announcement was the confirmation that AppLink 2.0 will arrive early next year when the 2014 Ford Mondeo. Earlier this year at Computex, Ford made the announcement about AppLink 2.0 but couldn’t confirm...