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Speech by FCAI Chief Executive, Ian Chalmers, to Cars of Tomorrow Conference

14th March 2012

Good morning Thank you for the opportunity to speak today. I welcome this opportunity because it gives me a chance to not only participate in this excellent event, but also to reinforce the importance of the automotive industry to Australia, now and in the future. The Australian automotive... More…

Consumer choice drives car fleet CO2 profile

14th March 2012

FCAI Chief Executive, Ian Chalmers, noted today that significant improvements in vehicle technology have resulted in new cars in the Australian market recording their lowest ever carbon dioxide emissions. Mr Chalmers highlighted this achievement while responding to a report from the National... More…

AUSSIES’ LOVE FOR SUVs BRING STRONG NEW CAR SALES

5th March 2012

Official VFACTS data released today by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) shows a second strong month for 2012 with 85,723 passenger cars, SUVs and commercial vehicles sold in February. This is a 6.0 per cent increase (or 4,827 vehicles) compared to the same month in 2011. Taking... More…

FCAI Annual General Meeting & Annual Dinner 2012

2nd March 2012

Details for the FCAI Annual General Meeting & Annual Dinner - Monday 7th May 2012 Date:Monday 7 May 2012 Venue:Parliament House, Canberra Time:Board Meeting 2-3pm Annual General Meeting 3-5pm FCAI Dinner 7-10pm I look forward to providing further information about these events in the... More…

Australian auto industry thanks Senator Carr

1st March 2012

The Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) has thanked outgoing Minister for Manufacturing, Senator Kim Carr, as he moves to the Human Services portfolio under the ministerial changes announced today by the Prime Minister. “Senator Kim Carr has consistently been a passionate and... More…