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Toyota Supra on Track at Goodwood Festival of Speed

July 17, 2018

Sports car fans will get a taste of the performance potential of the all-new Toyota Supra when a production prototype makes its global debut at the Goodwood Festival of Speed in the UK. Toyota chief engineer Tetsuya Tada and master driver Herwig Daenens will race the reborn legendary coupe up Goodwood’s iconic hill climb course each day of the Festival that runs from July 12-15. The on-track debut of the Supra prototype follows Toyota’s commitment...

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Upgraded Hybrid in New Corolla

July 4, 2018

The all-new Corolla hatch will provide a perfect showcase for Toyota’s latest generation hybrid technology that will be available across the range when the new model goes on sale in August. The improved driveability and tractability of the substantially upgraded Hybrid Synergy Drive in the Corolla complements the car’s new-found dynamic capability and bold styling while providing the optimum balance between fuel economy, low emissions and performance. By offering the advanced 1.8-litre petrol electric drivetrain...

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Airbag Sensor Recall Expanded in May 2018

May 30, 2018

In January 2018 Toyota Australia announced a recall relating to airbag sensor malfunction on some Toyota models. Toyota Australia has identified an additional 1,514 Corolla and HiLux vehicles produced between June 2015 and January 2016. The recall is due to a condition affecting the airbag sensors. Involved vehicles are equipped with an airbag system that uses multiple sensors to detect impact in the event of a collision. Due to two separate manufacturing issues, there is...

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Supporting Smiling for Smiddy

January 21, 2015

Mater Research – Exceptional People, Exceptional Care. We have a long standing relationship with the team at the Smiling for Smiddy Foundation. Our support has been driven by Jeff McKeon, our Fleet Manager, who has personally been involved with the charity since early 2014, visit his fund raising page here. Smiddy raises much needed funds for cancer research in honour of Adam Smiddy who sadly lost his battle with an aggressive melanoma in 2006 at the age...

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We’re sponsoring The Lakes Football Club!

January 21, 2015

Supporting the Sideline Hero’s As part of our commitment to developing and fostering the North Lakes community, we are pleased to announce that we will once again be sponsoring the Lakes Foot Ball Club. The Lakes FC is a not for profit organisation run entirely by volunteers and offers affordable organised competitions for all ages. Our support along with other key sponsors ensures the club can deliver affordable community competitions as well as providing equipment...

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