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Australian road toll rises in 2019
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3rd Jan 2020
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Australian road toll rises in 2019

The number of people killed on Australian roads rose again in 2019, with the national road toll finishing at 1182. Victoria had a horror year on the roads, with 50 more lives lost than the year before, while South Australia saw its death toll rise by 33. The road toll also increased in New South Wales and Western Australia, while the remaining states and territories had fewer deaths on their roads. In total, 1182 people died on the road in Australia last year – up 47 on 2018.
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Scott Collie
Hyundai to provide 20 next-gen fuel-cell EVs for ACT government
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30th Aug 2016
2 min read

Hyundai to provide 20 next-gen fuel-cell EVs for ACT government

Hyundai will be the supplier of the first order for hydrogen-powered cars in Australian history, after the ACT government announced it will buy 20 of the company’s next-generation fuel-cell vehicles as part of its Renewable Transport Fuels Test Berth in Canberra.
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James Wong
NRMA proposes $2b NSW, ACT roads upgrade to save 16,000 lives
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25th Jul 2013
2 min read

NRMA proposes $2b NSW, ACT roads upgrade to save 16,000 lives

The NRMA’s Australian Road Assessment Program (AusRAP) has revealed that $2 billion worth of road safety improvements for NSW and ACT roads could prevent almost 16,000 fatalities and injuries over the next two decades. AusRAP found that a government expenditure of $1.96 billion, spent on roads including the Pacific, Mitchell, Newell and Barton highways, could prevent 15,735 fatalities and injuries and $7.1 billion in future crash-related expenses.
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Crowd runs wild at 2008 Summernats
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6th Jan 2008
3 min read

Crowd runs wild at 2008 Summernats

By Robert Wilson Canberra’s Summernats car festival turned ugly on Saturday night with a mob taking over the event for several hours.
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