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Tribute to Geoff Polites

21st April 2008

STATEMENT BY JOHN CONOMOS AO President of the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries On behalf of all in the Australian automotive industry, I pay tribute to Geoff Polites, who passed away at the weekend. Mr Polities’ career in the automotive industry spanned nearly 40 years, during... More…

Tribute to the Hon. John Button

8th April 2008

Click here for a printer friendly version of this statement. STATEMENT BY MR JOHN CONOMOS AO President of the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries On behalf of all within the Australian automotive industry, I pay tribute to former Labor Senator, the Hon. John Button. Senator Button, as... More…

Road bikes heading for another record year

8th April 2008

Click here for a printer friendly version of this press release. Motorcycle sales have set a new record in the first quarter of 2008 as Australians continue to turn to two wheels in greater numbers. Figures released by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) reveal that 30,460... More…

SUV's and light trucks drive strong first quarter

3rd April 2008

Motor vehicle sales in Australia ended the first quarter 3.3 per cent up on the same period in the all-time record year of 2007. FCAI Chief Executive, Andrew McKellar (pictured) said the market was yet to see any definitive effect on sales fro mthe recent interest rate rises. Australian motor... More…