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SMALL CAR PROVIDES LARGE BOOST TO VEHICLE MANUFACTURING

28th February 2011

The peak body representing the Australian automotive industry, the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI), is encouraged by today's announcement of new investment in local vehicle manufacturing. GM Holden has begun Australian production of the Cruze - the first small car to be... More…

CAR INDUSTRY REASSURED BY GOVERNMENT GUARANTEE

10th February 2011

The peak body representing the Australian automotive industry, the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI), has been reassured by the guarantee from the Australian Government that it will not seek further reductions in support to the industry. The industry met with Prime Minister Julia... More…

OPPOSITION CUTS WOULD SEVERELY DAMAGE CAR INDUSTRY

8th February 2011

The peak body representing the Australian automotive industry, the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) has criticised an Opposition plan to cut vital funding from the automotive industry. “This is an ill-advised proposal and would severely damage the local vehicle manufacturing... More…

ROBUST START TO NEW VEHICLE SALES IN 2011

3rd February 2011

The new vehicle market has started the year with a solid result albeit down slightly on last year due to a significant decrease in sales in Queensland. Official VFACTS data released by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) shows that 73,584 passenger cars, SUVs and commercial... More…