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The MTA WA is a registered Group Training Organisation and has a number of Automotive Mechanical, Panel Beater and Spray Painter available in the metropolitan area.

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The Engine Room

2016 State of the Body Repair Industry Survey

2016 State of the Body Repair Industry Survey

29 August, 2016

The results of the Panel & Paint 2016 Body Repair Industry survey are in.  The top two concerns for industry are unsustainable profit margins and labour shortages. Not many of the...

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PPSR updates include improved WOVR info

PPSR updates include improved WOVR info

29 August, 2016

A range of upgrades have been completed on the Personal Propery Security Register, including improved motor vehicle "written-off" information provided by the National Exchange of Vehicle and Driver Information System...

Honda dealers impacted with Takata recall

Honda dealers impacted with Takata recall

29 August, 2016

Honda Australia’s dealers are about half way through the mammoth 400,000 airbag replacement program they have to undertake in the fallout from the Takata airbag scandal. Honda Australia director Stephen Collins...

Telsa just made the fastest car you can buy

Telsa just made the fastest car you can buy

24 August, 2016

Tesla has just created the fastest car you can buy — and it’s all thanks to the company’s new 100 kilowatt-hour (kWh) battery. The Model S P100D with Ludicrous Mode...

Chinese bus straddles traffic

Chinese bus straddles traffic

23 August, 2016

China is testing an elevated bus that ‘straddles’ the road. A real-life version has already started being tested in Qinhuangdao, China, but is limited to a 300 meter long track, with...

Ford announces no brake or steering wheel in 5 years

Ford announces no brake or steering wheel in 5 yea…

23 August, 2016

No steering wheel, no accelerator, no brake pedal: this is Ford’s plan for a driverless vehicle fleet it aims to launch in just five years. Personal transport upstart Uber has made...

The most expensive American car ever sold

The most expensive American car ever sold

23 August, 2016

The most expensive American car ever sold at auction is a modified British sports car with a Ford V8 under the hood. The 1962 Shelby 260 Cobra "CSX 2000 by car...

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