Industry News

MTA Queensland Racing Team a thunderous success

10 May 2017 - To a fanfare of ear-splitting, roaring engines and gentle clinking of wine glasses, the MTAQ Racing Team was officially launched at the beginning of May at a party held at the MTA Queensland HQ - the Sir Jack Brabham Automotive Centre of Excellence.

Tesla offers positive training experience

The Tesla Roadster Sport is a beautiful car. The all-electric, two-door speedster is quick too. Capable of 0-100km/h in under 4 seconds on the way to a top speed of 210km/h, the power generated from its monstrous battery pack and three-phase four pole AC induction motor is extraordinary.

New tyre for series driving motorsport future

The first of the growing one make racing series' 14 rounds will take place at Sydney Motorsport Park on 21 February. The full field of Nissan Pulsar race cars will be fitted with Toyo Tires Proxes R888R semi-slick tyres, the tyre maker's most advanced road-legal motorsport offering.


The ambition of Belgian entrepreneur Guido Dumarey to keep the Commodore, and the Adelaide factory in which it is built, from being consigned to history has received support from Christopher Pyne, the Federal Minister for Industry, Innovation and Science.
MTAI trainer Paul Tugwell tests the new Tesla S P90D


A car that can go from 0-100km/h in three seconds, use no petrol whatsoever, park itself, drive itself, receive upgrades via wireless connectivity, be luxurious inside, look smart from the outside . . . the Tesla S P90D is all that and more.