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Incentives Needed to Help Motorists Into Newer, Safer, Greener Cars

12.8.1998

Governments, vehicle manufacturers and dealers, motoring organisations and insurance companies are being urged to co-operate to develop incentives to replace old cars with new or newer models. Read more of Incentives Needed to Help Motorists Into Newer, Safer, Greener Cars

Petrol Price Monitoring Shows Wide Discrepancies

1.8.1998

Petrol price monitoring data released by the Australian Automobile Association highlights the wide discrepancy in petrol prices around the country. Release of the data coincides with the introduction (on August 1) of Federal Government petrol marketing reforms intended to reduce petrol prices and, in particular, narrow the gap between city and regional prices. Read more of Petrol Price Monitoring Shows Wide Discrepancies

Petrol Marketing Reforms Welcomed

20.7.1998

The reform package for the petrol industry announced by the Federal Government should lead to greater competition and lower pump prices, particularly in country areas, according to the Australian Automobile Association. Read more of Petrol Marketing Reforms Welcomed

More Patching, No Planning for Roads in Budget

12.5.1998

The Australian Automobile Association has expressed disappointment at the road funding arrangements announced in tonight’s federal budget. Read more of More Patching, No Planning for Roads in Budget

Opposition Tax Measures of Limited Benefit to Motorists

4.1.1998

The additional $150 million promised for road infrastructure by the Federal Opposition has been welcomed by the Australian Automobile Association. However, disappointment was expressed by the national motoring body over Labor's failure to address the need for fuel tax reform. Read more of Opposition Tax Measures of Limited Benefit to Motorists