Outback Travel Australia Blog

Allan Whiting's thoughts on 4WD issues and other topics of interest....

Buy Australian wherever possible
Allan Whiting - 18, Tuesday, February 18, 2014

In 2017, for the first time in its automotive history, Australia will not be able to produce a motor car. +

No more Australian-made vehicles
Allan Whiting - 11, Tuesday, February 11, 2014

It's a sad day, but it was always going to happen. Globalisation dictates that production goes to the cheapest labour and infrastructure regions, and to those whose currency is virtually tied to the US dollar. Australia doesn't comply with any of these criteria.  +