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Mercedes-Benz EQB Arrives in Australia as All-Quiet Alternative to the GLB
Mercedes-Benz EQB Arrives in Australia as All-Quiet Alternative to the GLB

12 Aug 2022, 10:04 UTC / Offered in three versions, with two powertrain options, and available seating for seven, the Mercedes-Benz EQB is now on sale in Australia

 
Family Spends 48 Hours in the Wild Due to Google Maps, It Should Be a Lesson for Everyone
Family Spends 48 Hours in the Wild Due to Google Maps, It Should Be a Lesson for Everyone

10 Aug 2022, 18:58 UTC / A family of four ended up getting lost in the middle of nowhere after following the navigation guidance offered by Google Maps

 
2023 Genesis GV80 Brings a Few Novelties, Becomes Pricier Too
2023 Genesis GV80 Brings a Few Novelties, Becomes Pricier Too

9 Aug 2022, 10:19 UTC / Offered in four trim levels, with as many powertrain options, the 2023 Genesis GV80 family has seating for five, six, or seven occupants

 
Electric Bike Battery Explodes in Home When Not Charging, Nearly Burns It Down
Electric Bike Battery Explodes in Home When Not Charging, Nearly Burns It Down

9 Aug 2022, 08:18 UTC / Firefighters in Australia warn of a rising trend of electric vehicle batteries being mishandled or misused, causing serious fires and safety issues

 
Qantas Wants Executives and Managers To Work As Baggage Handlers
Qantas Wants Executives and Managers To Work As Baggage Handlers

8 Aug 2022, 20:28 UTC / Imagine climbing the professional ladder of a company and then being asked to go back to an entry-level position. This can’t end well for Qantas

 
Ford Just Sounded the Death Knell for the Fiesta ST and Focus ST in This Market
Ford Just Sounded the Death Knell for the Fiesta ST and Focus ST in This Market

5 Aug 2022, 06:40 UTC / Ford Australia will officially pull the plug on the Fiesta ST and Focus ST by the end of the year, and you can blame it on crossovers and EVs

 
There's a Place on Earth Where a Used Tesla Model 3 Will Set You Back $91,000
There's a Place on Earth Where a Used Tesla Model 3 Will Set You Back $91,000

4 Aug 2022, 14:01 UTC / Because the waiting time for a new one is out of this world, Australians are willing to pay up to $91,000 for a used Tesla Model 3

 
2023 Hyundai Palisade Brings Fresh Looks, More Gear Down Under, Sales Commencing in August
2023 Hyundai Palisade Brings Fresh Looks, More Gear Down Under, Sales Commencing in August

29 Jul 2022, 09:17 UTC / Offered in two trim levels, with as many powertrain options, the facelifted 2023 Hyundai Palisade it gearing up for launch in Australia

 
Naturo Tiny House Is for the Solo Nomad, Has a Large Bedroom and a Cozy Outside Deck
Naturo Tiny House Is for the Solo Nomad, Has a Large Bedroom and a Cozy Outside Deck

28 Jul 2022, 13:04 UTC / Naturo is the very definition of coziness, a tiny home with an upstairs bedroom and a relaxing outside deck with a seating area and a hanging chair

 
Third-Gen BMW X1 Gears Up for the Australian Market in Two Flavors
Third-Gen BMW X1 Gears Up for the Australian Market in Two Flavors

28 Jul 2022, 09:46 UTC / Offered in the sDrive18i and xDrive20i configurations, with FWD and AWD respectively, the 2023 BMW X1 will launch locally in Q4

 
Nissan Navara SL Goes Down (Under) the Warrior Path
Nissan Navara SL Goes Down (Under) the Warrior Path

28 Jul 2022, 09:14 UTC / The Nissan Navara family has been expanded in Australia with the new Navara SL Warrior, an off-road ready truck with a twin-turbo diesel engine

 
La Familia Tiny House Is Not So Tiny, Has Three Bedrooms and an Extra Multi-Purpose Room
La Familia Tiny House Is Not So Tiny, Has Three Bedrooms and an Extra Multi-Purpose Room

26 Jul 2022, 13:24 UTC / With three bedrooms, a lounge, and an extra room that can serve as an office, studio, or game room, La Familia is one spacious tiny house

 
BMW Puts Red Lipstick on the X6, Sells It as the Black Vermillion Edition in Australia
BMW Puts Red Lipstick on the X6, Sells It as the Black Vermillion Edition in Australia

25 Jul 2022, 12:59 UTC / Building on the M50i version of the X6, the new Black Vermillion Edition is up for grabs online, and deliveries will kick off later this year

 
The Chip Shortage Rears Its Ugly Head Again: Ford Australia Pauses Mustang Orders
The Chip Shortage Rears Its Ugly Head Again: Ford Australia Pauses Mustang Orders

25 Jul 2022, 12:56 UTC / Rather than using precious chips for the RHD Mustang, Ford Australia preferred to save those chips for more profitable models

 
Australia's Swoop Aero Teams Up With the FAA to Scale Up Its Drone Services Globally
Australia's Swoop Aero Teams Up With the FAA to Scale Up Its Drone Services Globally

25 Jul 2022, 10:01 UTC / Australian air logistics company Swoop Aero teamed up with the FAA and CASA to accelerate the global expansion of its drone technology.

 
Australians Concerned About Floodings, Will Test New Cars for Survivability Underwater
Australians Concerned About Floodings, Will Test New Cars for Survivability Underwater

22 Jul 2022, 08:56 UTC / From 2023, the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP) will test how easy it is for occupants to escape from a vehicle when it is submerged underwater

 
BMW Puts a Price Tag on the New 7 Series, i7 Down Under, Flagship Models Are Pricey
BMW Puts a Price Tag on the New 7 Series, i7 Down Under, Flagship Models Are Pricey

22 Jul 2022, 07:30 UTC / The 2023 BMW 7 Series is offered in the 740i flavor, whereas the i7 comes in the xDrive60 configuration, with up to 388 miles of range

 
Airbee Tiny Home Is Designed To Save You Money and Earn You Extra Income at the Same Time
Airbee Tiny Home Is Designed To Save You Money and Earn You Extra Income at the Same Time

21 Jul 2022, 19:27 UTC / Airbee by Uber Tiny Homes is small even by tiny house standards but it is still one cozy dwelling that can also earn you an extra income.

 
Cupra Officially Launches in Australia, Opens Showroom in Sydney
Cupra Officially Launches in Australia, Opens Showroom in Sydney

20 Jul 2022, 12:38 UTC / Cupra will start accepting orders for the Leon, Ateca, and Formentor in Australia toward the end of the year, with deliveries kicking off in early 2023

 
Dronamics To Produce Its Fuel-Efficient Black Swan Cargo Drone in Australia
Dronamics To Produce Its Fuel-Efficient Black Swan Cargo Drone in Australia

20 Jul 2022, 09:02 UTC / Bulgarian drone developer Dronamics is accelerating the production of its Black Swan cargo drone by teaming up with Australian company Quickstep