The Engine Room

Change of date for WA Automotive Industry Dinner

Change of date for WA Automotive Industry Dinner

17 August, 2017

The inaugural WA Automotive Industry Dinner which was set for the 5th of October and has now had to be rescheduled. The Federal Government has called for a Council of Australia...

More Industry News

Hat trick for the GTi Girls at 2017 Targa West

Hat trick for the GTi Girls at 2017 Targa West

14 August, 2017

The GTi Girls achieved a hat trick over the weekend winning their third Targa West in the Challenge Modern category. MTA WA apprentices once again had an amazing opportunity to...

Nick Xenophon, 27,000 auto jobs waiting to be filled

Nick Xenophon, 27,000 auto jobs waiting to be fill…

14 August, 2017

Senator Nick Xenophon says the Federal Government needs to urgently act on recommendations made by a Senate Inquiry in December 2015 to address critical skills shortages currently crippling large parts...

Australian auto industry worth $37 billion

Australian auto industry worth $37 billion

14 August, 2017

The Australian automotive sector will still contribute a massive $37.1 billion to the economy (2.2 per cent of GDP) beyond the end of local car manufacturing in October. And there are...

Local EVs key to automotive gains

Local EVs key to automotive gains

14 August, 2017

With all major international automotive manufacturers winding down their Australian operations, the burden of keeping an industry afloat is increasingly falling on local entrepenuers and manufacturers.  The Victorian Automotive Chamber of Commerce (VACC)...

Repair data, real-world emission change in the air

Repair data, real-world emission change in the air

14 August, 2017

Australian independent mechanics and body shops are likely to get compulsory access to manufacturer repair data. The Motor Trades Association of Australia (MTAA) and state Automobile Chamber of Commerce members are...

ACCC has issues with BP and Woolworths acquisition

ACCC has issues with BP and Woolworths acquisition

14 August, 2017

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission has flagged preliminary concerns regarding the proposed acquisition by BP Australia Pty Ltd of Woolworths Limited’s (ASX:WOW) network of retail service station sites and...

Australia's Automotive Industry, Landmark Report

MTAWA is proudly supported by

Search

Navigation