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2018 Peugeot 3008 Review

Think of the senses melting Crème brûlée. Now add a chilled tangy whiff of The Mimosa. That’s the ‘feel good’ feeling you get when driving the new Peugeot 3008. It’s France’s boldest mark yet on the mid-size SUV segment. One that is as significant as those classic French dessert and …

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2018 Hyundai Veloster N: Technical Overview

The affordable sports car space is about the get tighter with the Hyundai Veloster N making a surprise debut at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) this week. Making entry to a predominantly rear-wheel drive segment, the Veloster N takes on established rivals like the Toyota 86, Subaru BRZ …

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2019 Kia Cerato steps up in size and sophistication

The all-new 2019 Kia Cerato has made its debut at the North American International Auto Show today, offering drivers a higher level of comfort, fuel efficiency and advanced driver assistance technologies. While the third-generation Cerato retains its sporty and youthful image, it has graduated to a more sophisticated appearance thanks …

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Dramatic X-Motion concept previews future Nissan SUV design

Unveiled today at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) is a dramatic three-row SUV concept from Nissan. The X-Motion concept signals a Nissan design direction for 2020 and beyond, featuring strong hints of a traditional SUV – the high stance, high-utility proportions and bulked-up fenders, stuffed with all-terrain-ready wheels and …

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Infiniti previews future models with Q Inspiration Concept

Infiniti has revealed a new form language for an era of advanced powertrains with the Q Inspiration Concept. Unveiled at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) today, the Q Inspiration Concept serves to preview a new generation of Infiniti vehicles which will feature the VC-Turbo powertrain, next-level autonomous drive technologies, and …

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2019 Hyundai Veloster and Veloster N officially unveiled

Hyundai today unveiled its all-new Veloster at the North American International Auto Show. Boasting fresh new sheetmetal, the second generation Veloster features a comprehensive exterior and interior redesign, powertrain enhancements, and a bevy of new and improved infotainment and connectivity features. The 2019 Veloster begins production in March 2018 in …

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McLaren 570GT enhanced with Sport Pack and Design Editions

McLaren has revised its Sports Series models with greater choice of specification and an upgraded range of options as the British supercar maker introduces new features and enhances its Coupé and GT models to align with the 570S Spider launched last year. The 570GT enjoys the most changes, with carbon-ceramic brake discs …

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BMW M5 sets new World Record for longest drift [video]

The new BMW M5 has set a new world record for the longest drift. Driving Instructor Johan Schwartz performed a sustained drift at the BMW Performance Center in Greer, South Carolina, in the twin turbo V8 M5, covering exactly 232.5 miles (374.2 kilometres) on a so- called skid pad, setting …

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Here is the all-new Audi Q8. Undisguised!

It’s been already a year since Audi uncovered the Q8 concept, a flagship SUV positioned above the Q7. And finally, here’s a solid proof that the Q8 is inching closer to production, as can be seen from these photos of a near production Q8 prototype. Caught virtually undisguised in the …

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Toyota HiLux range expands to Rogue, Rugged and Rugged X

Australia’s best-selling vehicle, Toyota HiLux, will ramp up its strength, capability and attitude to even greater levels with the introduction of a trio of new models during the second quarter of this year. The three dramatically styled new 4×4 variants – the HiLux Rogue, Rugged and Rugged X – will …

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Hyundai unveils NEXO fuel cell vehicle with 800km range

Hyundai today announced that NEXO will be the name of its all-new, dedicated Fuel Cell EV during a press conference at CES 2018, and disclosed Advanced Driver Assistance Systems (ADAS) that expand its autonomous driving potential. The NEXO model will spearhead Hyundai’s plans to accelerate development of low emission vehicles …

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2018 Audi Q5 TDI Quattro Review

The original Audi Q5 was Ingolstadt’s biggest success story in recent times. When it was first introduced in 2011, it ruled the segment with runaway sales figures in all major world markets. It went on to become Audi’s best selling model in the backdrop of a booming premium compact SUV …

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2018 Honda Odyssey updated with new safety techs and styling tweaks

Honda has announced a refreshed Odyssey people mover range, headlined by the introduction of Honda Sensing driver-assist technology on the range-topping Odyssey VTi-L. Arriving January 2018, the updated Odyssey range boasts a number of exterior design changes, interior updates and NVH improvements, while the Odyssey VTi-L now also adds towing …

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BMW M2 dropped on H&R springs

The BMW M2 is the performance hero of the 2 Series coupe range. It comes packing a six-cylinder inline turbocharged petrol engine developing 272kW of power at 6,500rpm, backed by 465Nm of torque, which is available from 1,400-5,650rpm. An in-built overboost function further swells torque to 500Nm from 1,450-4,750rpm. Already equipped with …

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