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TomTom Australia kills 'lifetime' updates for 24 GPS products

Feb. 5, 2018 — Tony Ibrahim

Joins Belkin in defining 'lifetime' as five years.

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GoGet hacked, waits 6 months to inform customers

Jan. 31, 2018 — Tony Ibrahim

Number of accounts affected still being determined.

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Road toll costs and fines

Jan. 11, 2018 — Andy Kollmorgen

Are road toll companies like Transurban taking drivers for a ride?

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ACCC takes Australia's largest caravan maker to Federal Court

Nov. 29, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

Jayco denied rights over major failures, ACCC claims.

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First Takata class action lawsuit filed against Toyota

Nov. 13, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

Seven car makers will face court cases for their handling of the Takata airbag recall.

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Fatalities prompt quad bike investigation

Oct. 24, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

Government bodies band together.

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We're spending thousands more on fuel, real world tests reveal

Oct. 24, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

Some cars use up to 59% more fuel than what's stated in the paperwork.

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Dyson has been secretly working on an electric car

Sept. 29, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

It's in the early stages of development with a scheduled launch in 2020.

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Car refunds and loan vehicles drafted in government's compulsory Takata recall

Sept. 22, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

Eight car makers still haven't started recalling cars.

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Takata: Eight car makers haven't recalled dangerous airbags

Sept. 22, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

Drivers of over 800,000 cars are affected and don't yet know.

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Volkswagen, under oath, will finally explain dieselgate software

Sept. 18, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

Lawyer leading a class action describes it as a "world first".

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Dangerous Takata alpha airbags in popular Mazda cars

Sept. 11, 2017 — Tony Ibrahim

The car maker comes clean on alpha airbags after two years of staying quiet.

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Air Hawk air compressor review

Aug. 18, 2017 — Matthew Steen

Is this the answer to the dreaded flat tyre on the highway?

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