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Toyota announces GR Supra Fuji Speedway Edition with 2.0L 4-pot

Toyota will launch a GR Supra Fuji Speedway Edition with a turbocharged 2.0-litre 4-cylinder engine. Spec’ed remarkably similar to the twin-turbocharged 3.0-litre inline 6-cylinder GR Supra, the Fuji Speedway Edition features red mirror caps and red brake callipers. Four-pot Brembo brakes are also standard fit, with 348mm front discs. It …

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BMW M Pure line-up expands to four new variants

BMW Australia has added four new performance-focused M Pure variants to its local model line-up. BMW M Pure models retain the same powertrain as the model on which they are based but include a revised level of specification, allowing buyers to access a high level of performance at a lower …

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Toyota teases Yaris-based crossover

The car buying public’s hunger for crossover isn’t going to fade anytime soon and car manufacturers are still churning out new crossovers every year. Toyota is no exception. Already with no less than six SUVs in their line-up, the Japanese auto giant will add yet another SUV to its line-up. To …

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2020 Nissan Leaf Review – EV for the masses

The Nissan Leaf is the Corolla of the electric vehicle (EV) world. It gets you from point A to point B in the most practical, sensible way. It’s not very interesting to look at. And it’s cheap to own and run. Yes, Tesla’s are cool. Yes, the Hyundai Ioniq does …

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In Detail: Genesis GV80

The Genesis GV80 – the South Korean luxury brand’s first ever SUV – has been officially unwrapped. Tipped to arrive in Australia in the middle of this year, the GV80 is a full size SUV offering up to three rows of seating and underpinned by a rear biased all-wheel drive …

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Volkswagen T-Cross price and specification

Volkswagen’s T-Cross enters showrooms in April priced from $27,990 – the brand’s most affordable ever SUV and the first German entrant in its segment. The T-Cross represents both the entry point and the completion of Volkswagen’s SUV range, which now runs from this urban oriented model through the T-Roc, Tiguan, Tiguan …

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Volkswagen T-Roc price and specification

Volkswagen’s T-Roc SUV can be pre-ordered online from Thursday morning ahead of its showroom arrival in Australia in April. Priced from $40,490 Volkswagen’s T-Roc 140 TSI Sport is joined in the online pre-order offer by the T-Roc X Special Edition priced at $42,990. The T-Roc 140TSI Sport will slot below the Tiguan in Volkswagen’s expanding SUV …

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Subaru Levorg STI Sport inches closer to production

Subaru has been teasing us with the next-generation Levorg for awhile now, first at the last year’s Tokyo Motor Show and this week at the Tokyo Auto Salon. While it will take a fine eye to spot the differences between the two prototypes, the latest concept model does appear more …

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2020 Range Rover Evoque Review – P200 R-Dynamic

When it comes to sports sedan, there’s the BMW 3 Series. Think sports coupe and the Audi TT springs to mind. As for the premium compact crossover, the Range Rover Evoque gets in the picture. The undeniably fashionable and chic British compact SUV is an icon in its segment, just …

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Toyota GR-4 Yaris unveiled – 192kW and all-wheel drive!

“I want to get back a Toyota sports car. I’ve always thought so. 86 is an important companion on both rallies and circuits. Supra was also revived as a car worthy of its name. But I still want a sports car that Toyota makes with my own hands. That thought …

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Nissan showcases e-4ORCE electric all-wheel drive at CES

Nissan is showcasing a new four-wheel drive technology for electric vehicles at the 2020 Consumer Electronic Show (CES). Called e-4ORCE, the technology provides instant torque to all four wheels to deliver “balanced, predictable power and handling on par with many premium sports cars”. The “e” represents full electric motor drive …

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Hyundai VTOL Air Taxi concept unveiled at CES

Sony is toying with an electric car. So why not Hyundai play with planes? That’s exactly what the South Korean car maker is doing. Unveiled at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) today, Hyundai’s electric vertical take off and land or eVTOL aircraft concept is the result of a collaboration with …

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Genesis GV80 unveiled as brand’s first ever SUV

This is the Genesis GV80 – the South Korean luxury brand’s first ever SUV. Tipped to arrive in Australia in the middle of this year, the GV80 is a full size SUV offering up to three rows of seating and underpinned by a rear biased all-wheel drive system for sporty …

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