ACCC takes Ford Australia to court
27 Jul 2017

ACCC takes Ford Australia to court over PowerShift auto transmission issues

The Australian Consumer and Competition Commission (ACCC) has commenced civil proceedings against Ford Australia over conduct relating to Powershift automatic transmissions.

Isaac Bober 3 Read More
Volkswagen DSG cutaway
28 Apr 2017

How does a DSG work?

Born out of motorsport, the Direct Shift Gearbox (DSG) is in widespread use in everything from Volkswagen to Audi, Skoda, Porsche, and even Hyundai. Here’s how a DSG works.

Isaac Bober 13 Read More
Volkswagen's John White apologises for poor DSG handling
11 Nov 2013

Volkswagen apologises for poor handling of DSG recall

Volkswagen’s handling of the DSG gearbox and other problems has almost become a case history on how not to handle customer dissatisfaction. It seems they may have learnt a valuable, albeit expensive, lesson. By Paul Murrell John White is the managing director of Volkswagen Group Australia. It’s probably fair to

Isaac Bober 6 Read More