BHP commences journey to electric vehicles

Mining giant BHP has partnered with Canadian electric vehicle manufacturer Miller Technology and an Australian-based battery charger manufacturer Tritium, in a project to trial electric vehicles (EVs) at the BHP Mitsubishi Alliance (BMA) mine at Broadmeadow in Queensland. Read more

ACCC study finds petrol prices lowest in 22 years

Average retail petrol prices in 2020–21 in Australia’s five largest cities were the lowest in 22 years in real inflation-adjusted terms, according to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s latest petrol monitoring report. Read more

New models and upgrades heralded for popular D-Max ute

Isuzu UTE Australia (IUA) has announced a stronger presence for its D-Max one-tonne ute, with new variants, a new engine option and customer-driven upgrades slated for introduction with the upcoming 2022 (22MY) range. Read more

Drop Zone

LDV joined SAIC Motor Corporation Limited in 2010, when the latter acquired the commercial vehicles division of the British Motor Corporation, which happened to include the LDV brand. Read more