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Next-generation BMW X5 to feature off road driving modes

One day the new BMW X5 is being tested at the polar circle and the next it is already doing laps on the Nürburgring: The driving trials for the successor of the current X5 test both the car’s endurance as well as its versatility. The fourth-generation BMW X5 prototype is …

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Updated 2019 Kia Sportage debuts mild-hybrid diesel powertrain

The updated 2019 Kia Sportage has been officially unveiled today. The mid-life refresh brings a range of enhancements to the brand’s European and global best-seller, pairing an updated exterior and interior design with new safety and infotainment technologies. But the big news is the Sportage’s new “EcoDynamic+” 48V diesel mild-hybrid …

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Ferrari SP38 is an exclusive 488 GTB-based one-off

Ferrari has introduced its latest addition, the Ferrari SP38 to the highly exclusive Special Projects division. It follows in the footsteps of the SP 275 rw competizione and 458 MM Speciale, and is the first to be based on the 488 GTB. As you can see from the press photos, …

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Alfa Romeo Stelvio Ti slots beneath Quadrifoglio from sub-$80k

The Alfa Romeo Stelvio line-up has welcomed a new addition in the form of the Stelvio Ti. Sitting atop the regular Stelvio model lineup and slotting just below the flagship Stelvio Quadrifoglio, the Ti brings a more powerful 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine and added standard features. Delivering 206kW of power …

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Bugatti makes 100th Chiron and it costs a cool $4.45m

Bugatti is celebrating a production milestone with the delivery of the 100th hand crafted Chiron at the brand’s Molsheim plant in Alsace, France. Specifically commissioned by a wealthy individual from the Arabian Peninsula, Chiron number 100 is finished in a striking dark blue carbon matte paint scheme – a first …

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Lexus LC Limited Edition takes paint finishes to new height

The Lexus LC Limited Edition’s iridescent blue finish was inspired by the shimmering blue of the American Morpho butterfly and took 15 years of painstaking research and development. Available in both V8-powered LC500 and hybrid LC 500h, the new shade of blue – called Morphic Blue – is said to …

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Elon Musk: Tesla Model 3 can do 0-100km/h in 3.5s

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has spilled details on the top-spec version of the forthcoming Model 3, confirming that the new compact sedan will have a dual-motor all-wheel drive set up with performance that will eclipse that of the BMW M3. In a series of tweets on Twitter this week, Mr …

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Performance Edition to be standard fare on 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI

The 2019 Volkswagen Golf GTI will come as standard with the Performance upgrade previously only specified for the GTI Performance Edition. Having stated its intent to release a GTI Performance Edition 2 in the third quarter of this year to follow 2017’s sold out first edition, Volkswagen has instead made …

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Hardcore Ford Fiesta RS hyper-hatch on the way

Rumours have been circulating for a while but it seems Ford has admitted they are working on its first-ever Fiesta RS hot hatch that will sit at the pointy end of the range. Details are scarce at the moment, but when asked about a hotter Fiesta at the new ST’s …

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BMW 530d is the new NSW Police Highway Patrol car

Following last year’s partnership with Victoria Police, BMW Australia has further extended its relationship with Australian law enforcement agencies with the supply of authority specification BMW 530ds to the New South Wales Police Force. The 5 Series sedans will be supplied in a specific Police specification and will come fitted as standard …

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Pure-electric BMW iNEXT due in 2021 to be ‘i’ brand flagship

BMW has released a teaser image of its upcoming i-brand flagship ahead of the concept’s debut later this year. Called the BMW iNEXT, the pure-electric SUV will become the halo model of BMW’s i sub-brand of zero-emission vehicles when it enters production in 2021. Said to incorporate all major strategic …

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2019 Ford Everest gains 2.0L BiTurbo diesel with 500Nm

Ford has unveiled the updated 2019 Everest large SUV, following the debut of its ute stablemate, the Ranger, earlier this week. The new Ford Everest now offers the next generation 2.0-litre bi-turbo diesel powertrain with a new 10-speed automatic, backed by improved levels of driveability, smoothness and cabin refinement for …

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Updated 2019 Kia Sportage to offer mild-hybrid diesel

The facelifted 2019 Kia Sportage has been spotted completely undisguised leaving a petrol station near Nurburgring in Germany. Due to launch in late 2018, the new Sportage can be seen sporting a new front fascia with revised bumper design and full LED headlights. At the rear the mid-size SUV features …

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2019 Ford Ranger unveiled: 10-spd auto, 2.0-litre biturbo, more tech

Ford Australia has unveiled its facelifted MY19 Ford Ranger which is set to arrive in local showrooms in September. The new range is headlined by a new 2.0-litre bi-turbo diesel found under the XLT and Wildtrak flagship. While the existing 3.2-litre five-cylinder turbo diesel carries over unchanged, XLT and Wildtrak …

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