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In-car displays get super-sized as tech takes over

In-car displays get super-sized as tech takes over

Take a glance at the vehicle displays shown at the Consumer Electronics Show last week and you could be forgiven for thinking you are at the movies.

  • by Alexandria Sage

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Traffic on Kwinana Freeway affected as WA gets its first smart freeway
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Traffic on Kwinana Freeway affected as WA gets its first smart freeway

The new smart freeway will save up to 10 minutes for drivers travelling northbound from Roe Highway to the city, according to Transport Minister Rita Saffioti.

  • by Dakshayani Shankar
Doubling down: For Rolls-Royce, the future is not electric

Doubling down: For Rolls-Royce, the future is not electric

With built-in picnic hampers and 9-carat gold hood ornaments available as add-ons, Rolls-Royce is not your ordinary car maker.

In Carlos Ghosn's jet-set world, a $168 million fortune can be peanuts

In Carlos Ghosn's jet-set world, a $168 million fortune can be peanuts

For most people, Ghosn's fortune is an almost inconceivable level of wealth, and allegations that he would seek to bolster it might appear outlandish. But in the realm of superstar executives, a nine-figure fortune can seem like slim pickings.

  • by Tom Metcalf
Hatchbacks are Canberra's favourite as Australia goes with utes
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Hatchbacks are Canberra's favourite as Australia goes with utes

Hatchbacks and smaller sedans were Canberra's favourite new cars in 2018 while the rest of Australia went for something bigger.

  • by Finbar O'Mallon
Credit where credit's due: The TAC is worth celebrating
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Credit where credit's due: The TAC is worth celebrating

Despite the bureaucratic minefield, the TAC and initiatives like its "no blame" policy are a testament to the good that governments can do.

  • by Elizabeth Quinn
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Buyers hit the brakes on new car sales last year
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Buyers hit the brakes on new car sales last year

Australians pumped the brakes on buying new cars last year, as a tightening of bank lending controls and a slowing property market drove a drop-off in sales

  • by Nick Toscano
'God only knows what is going on in his head': The rise and fall of Carlos Ghosn

'God only knows what is going on in his head': The rise and fall of Carlos Ghosn

Maya Ghosn made reservations at an exclusive Tokyo sushi restaurant and waited for her father to arrive. He never made it.

  • by Amy Chozick and Motoko Rich
Porsche takes on Tesla and the electric car market with the Taycan
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Porsche takes on Tesla and the electric car market with the Taycan

Electric cars form part of a Volkswagen plan to become more agile as the auto industry faces a major shift.

  • by Hannah Elliott
Nissan exec Greg Kelly released on bail in Japan
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Nissan exec Greg Kelly released on bail in Japan

Television footage captured the bespectacled Kelly, slowly walking out of the detention centre on Christmas Day.

  • by Mari Yamaguchi
Public holiday parking: Here's what you need to know

Public holiday parking: Here's what you need to know

Here's how to get free parking on a public holiday, to make your day off even better.

  • by Anthony Colangelo