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04

Do Australians care about car emissions?

Posted in Motor Vehicle
Tuesday, 04 October 2016

Record sales of fuel-efficient, low-emission vehicles in 2015 indicate Australians do care about car emissions. It’s the biggest jump in sales ever reported by the National Transport Commission (NTC) since 2004.

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It’s dangerous to be a kangaroo in Queanbeyan

Posted in Motor Vehicle
Wednesday, 28 September 2016

Frequent drivers on Australia’s country roads will know many native animals die unnecessarily from collisions with cars. Motorists also risk injury and serious damage to their vehicles from impact at speed.

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Seniors are more likely to drive than young people

Posted in Licencing & Registration
Monday, 05 September 2016

Did you know one quarter of Australians will be 65 or more by 2044-45? While more and more older people are on the road, young people are becoming less interested in driving. So today’s seniors over 80 are more likely to drive than 18-24 year olds.

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Keep left and that means left

Posted in Traffic
Tuesday, 30 August 2016

A recent provocative article in Car Advice describes the frustration of sitting behind drivers who hog the fast lane, even at slow speeds. According to the police, lane hogging is one of the main gripes of motorists. Nobody likes it.

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Why 45 minutes is long enough

Posted in Traffic
Monday, 22 August 2016

It’s official – people hate commuting. Commuting is linked with a higher risk of obesity, divorce, neck pain, stress, worry, and insomnia. It also makes us eat more junk food and exercise less. For people who have long commutes – more than 45 minutes one way – it is even worse.

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