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Journeys : Dec10 Jan11
December 2010 / January 2011 27 Driver training for all .drivers. Modern vehicles Expert instructors Individual driving lessons for learners and driver assessment RACT Driver Training graduates receive special discounts on joining RACT Roadside membership. Defensive Driver Training with both private and business courses. Hobart 6232 6399 Launceston 6335 5612 Devonport 6421 1918 Burnie 6434 2913 6548B www.ract.com.au We’ve published explanations of motoring acronyms on several occasions before, but the list of features in new vehicles keeps growing and with Australia’s Best Cars results in this issue of Motor News Journeys, it’s a good time to run them again. Herewego... ABS Anti-lock Braking System ANCAP Australasian New Car Assessment Program BA Brake Assist CVT Continuously Variable Transmission DFA Dual Front Airbags DFSA Dual Front and Side Airbags DSG Direct-Shift Gearbox EBD Electronic Brake Force Distribution ESC Electronic Stability Control GVG Green Vehicle Guide HAB Head Airbags KA Knee Airbag/s MLP Manufacturer’s List Price SRAB Side Rear Airbags TCS Traction Control System The ABC of motoring acronyms The 2011 Australian Auto Club Challenge & Pro Am is an exciting annual golf tournament hosted at Royal Pines Resort on the spectacular Queensland Gold Coast. The second Auto Club Challenge is to be held from 7-10 Febr uar y 2011 and will coincide with the 22nd ANZ R AC V Australian Ladies Masters International golf tournament. It will comprise up to nine state motoring club teams of three players in each, all vying for club and state pride. We would like to invite R ACT Roadside members to enter a competition to be par t of the RACT team by telling us in 25 words or fewer why you should be selected to represent RACT in the 2011 Auto Club Challenge & Pro Am. Send your application Win a chance to represent RACT at the 2011 Australian Auto Club Challenge & Pro Am to 2011 Australian Auto Club Challenge & Pro Am – RACT Team Competition, GPO Box 1292, Hobart TAS 7001. You’ll find more information at w w w.ract.com.au If you are selected as the successful entrant you will receive three nights’ accommodation including breakfast at the R ACV Royal Pines resort, golf rounds, tour nament pack, welcome dinner, two cocktail evenings, airfares and transfers from Gold Coast Air port. Eligibility for the competition is open to male and female golfers with a current Golflink handicap. You must be able to submit six months’ handicap history. You must be a financial RACT Roadside member and be available for the proposed tournament dates.
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