Motafrenz Car Club Inc.

Australia's oldest and largest car club for the GLBTIQ community

Tag: Member Articles

Committee Profile: Nick Bassett

Committee Profile: Nick Bassett

This section aims to help familiarise you with the Committee Members of the Club and let them share their story with you. This month, the spotlight is on me, your Editor, Nick Bassett! I have worked in IT in various…

Member Article: A Quick History of the Airbag

Words by Nick Bassett. An accident during a Sunday afternoon trip to the Pennsylvania countryside inspired John W. Hetrick to design one of the most important advances in automobile safety. Hetrick, a retired industrial engineering technician, received a patent in…

Committee Profile: Jeff Whitehead

Committee Profile: Jeff Whitehead

This section aims to help familiarise you with the Committee Members of the Club and let them share their story with you. This month, the spotlight is on Jeff Whitehead! Hi, I’m Jeff Whitehead…I’ve been involved with Motafrenz for about…

Committee Profile: Alan Benedetti

Committee Profile: Alan Benedetti

This section aims to help familiarise you with the Committee Members of the Club and let them share their story with you. Up first is our Club President, Alan Benedetti! Hi! I’m Alan Benedetti – Club President and Federation Delegate….

Member Article: The Last VW Beetle, Ever

Member Article: The Last VW Beetle, Ever

Words by Nick Bassett. The end of an era last month, as the last Volkswagen Beetle was driven off of the production line in Puebla, Mexico. After roughly eight decades of production and three generations of designs, Volkswagen has retired…

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