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Consumers need to be informed about ethanol suitability

22nd September 2005

Thursday, 22 September 2005 "It is essential that Australian vehicle owners must be accurately informed about the suitability of vehicles to operate on ethanol blended petrol," said the Chief Executive of the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries, Mr Peter Sturrock. He was commenting on the... More…

Sydney Car Terminal Closure: More Traffic, Few Jobs

8th September 2005

A plan to relocate car imports from Sydney's Darling Harbour to far-flung Port Kembla will add thousands of truck movements to crowded Sydney roads and cost New South Wales jobs, according to the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI). The FCAI says the automotive industry... More…

Fuel prices fail to slow booming car market

5th September 2005

The Australian motor vehicle market seems almost certain to set its fourth annual straight sales record, following booming sales in August. According to figures released today by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI), 86,179 cars, trucks and buses were sold last month - an... More…