All posts by Carolin Teufelberger

Carolin Teufelberger is a contributing journalist visiting Australia from Staufen in Switzerland. Her favourite car brand is Porsche, and hopes to one day own a 911. She is currently studying journalism at Zurich University of Applied Sciences.

Mazda tops Australian J.D. Power customer satisfaction study

Nov 27, 2014

US global marketing and data collecting firm J.D. Power has released its Australian Customer Service Index study for 2014. Mazda has been rated the best automobile manufacturer in the country for aftersales and service experience...

Sydney worker uses forklift to move legally parked car (video)

Nov 26, 2014

Apparently, parking your car in a legal spot doesn’t mean it will still be there when you come back. A couple of workers in Sydney recently decided to relocate a Ford Falcon sedan by using...

Oris teams up with Audi to create exquisite Audi Sport watch

Nov 26, 2014

With Christmas is just around the corner there is one question bothering us more than any other. What are we going to buy for our loved ones? Coincidentally the Swiss watchmaker Oris, official watch partner...

Fiat plays on ‘Fix It Again, Tony’ with funny marketing campaign

Nov 25, 2014

It is probably the last thing anyone expected Fiat to do when re-entering the US market, addressing the infamous joke that its name stood for; ‘Fix it again, Tony’. It is a parodic acronym stemming...

UK bus company introduces poo-powered ‘Bio-Bus’

Nov 24, 2014

First of all, it does not smell bad. The makers of UK’s first bio-bus powered entirely by human and food waste made sure of that. The 40-seater is fuelled by bio-methane gas, which is generated...

Kia creates one-off X-Men Kia Sorento, debuts at Australian Open

Nov 21, 2014

Kia and Twentieth Century Fox have teamed up to promote X-Men: Days of Future Past DVD, and Kia’s sponsorship of the 2015 Australian Open, with the creation of a one-off ‘X-Car’ X-Men-inspired Sorento concept. Kia...

Mercedes-Benz artistically celebrates 17 million Facebook Fans

Nov 19, 2014

Mercedes-Benz’s fan community on Facebook exceeded the 17 million mark this month. To celebrate the milestone, the brand with the star has created a wall-mounted tape installation depicting the exterior of the new Mercedes-AMG GT...

Obama brings ‘The Beast’ to G20 summit in Brisbane

Nov 18, 2014

Last weekend US President Barack Obama visited Australia for the third time, to attend the G20 summit in Brisbane. The summit hosted 25 world leaders altogether and another 10 internationally protected delegates. But it was...