Industry

Australian vehicle sales for November 2019 (VFACTS)

Dec 04, 2019

With only one month to go before the end of the year, we now have some fairly solid clues as to what will be the best-selling cars of 2019. Let’s take a look over the...

BMW sales rise in Australia, celebrating 40th anniversary

Nov 15, 2019

Just as BMW celebrates its 40th anniversary conducting business in the Australian market, the German brand is enjoying a healthy sales rise in the face of an overall market downturn this year. BMW sales in...

Australian vehicle sales for October 2019 (VFACTS)

Nov 06, 2019

We’re getting down to the pointy end of the year now, which means we can start to piece together what will likely be the most popular new vehicles for 2019. Let’s take a look at...

FCA & Groupe PSA confirm plans for 50/50 merger

Nov 01, 2019

Following reports earlier this week, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) and Peugeot-Citroen Groupe PSA have confirmed they are planning to merge, creating a new group whereby FCA shareholders own 50 per cent and Groupe PSA shareholders...

Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) discussing possible merger with Peugeot – report

Oct 30, 2019

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), which owns iconic brands such as Alfa Romeo, Jeep, RAM, and Maserati, is reportedly in talks with Groupe PSA (formerly known as PSA Peugeot-Citroen) over a possible merger deal. Such a...

Australian vehicle sales for September 2019 (VFACTS)

Oct 03, 2019

It’s that time of the month again. The Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries has released the September 2019 VFACTS figures for new vehicle registrations, giving us a detailed look at how the new car market...

Suzuki Australia announces 5-year warranty for new vehicles

Oct 01, 2019

Suzuki Australia is jumping up to the new industry benchmark, today confirming that all of its new and demonstrator vehicles are now covered by a five-year/unlimited kilometre warranty package. The Japanese brand joins a range...

Toyota & Subaru enter new agreement, confirm next-gen 86/BRZ

Sep 27, 2019

After much speculation and pure hope, Toyota and Subaru have officially confirmed they have agreed on a new business and capital alliance, which will include the development of a next-generation Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ....

Australian vehicle sales for July 2019 (VFACTS)

Aug 05, 2019

The year is going by as fast as ever, with the time of the month around again. Yep, the July 2019 VFACTS figures have been released today, revealing the popular new vehicles according to official...

Porsche global sales up 2.0% for 2019 first half

Jul 31, 2019

Porsche has delivered 133,484 vehicles around the world in the first six months of 2019, which is up 2.0 per cent on the efforts achieved during the same period last year. Growth, primarily, was driven...

Top 10 best-selling SUVs in Australia during first half of 2019

Jul 29, 2019

It’s been a quick year, as ever, but now we can start to put together what vehicles are the most popular for 2019 thanks to the June VFACTS report. While sales for the industry are...

BMW posts record global sales in 2019 first-half, up 1.6%

Jul 11, 2019

BMW has reported its best-ever global sales figures for June, and a record total for the brand for the first half of the year. BMW Group sales also rose by 0.8 per cent year-to-date. Demand...