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Mitsubishi Triton gets added off-road capability for 2020

Mitsubishi has revamped the specification for its Triton ute, with the 2020 mid-range models gaining more off-road capability and improved comfort. Previously reserved for the top-spec GLS Premium, a rear diff lock is now also available on GLX+ and GLS models. The GLX+ model is equipped with Easy-Select 4WD allowing easy switching …

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Toyota C-HR now available with hybrid powertrain

Toyota has added its hybrid powertrain to the upgraded C-HR which will be offered alongside the existing 1.2-litre turbocharged petrol engine. Available on the best-selling 2WD C-HR Koba which Toyota says makes up nearly half of all C-HR sales, the 1.8-litre petrol-electric hybrid system is shared with both the Corolla …

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Lexus ES 300h F Sport joins expanded range

Lexus has revamped its ES mid-size sedan line-up, just a year after it was launched in Australia. The range-opening ES 300h Luxury will be provided with greater choice, thanks to a newly added ES 300h Luxury with Enhancement Pack that delivers expanded and indulgent features previously reserved for the flagship …

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Official: Toyota 86/Subaru BRZ lives on for another generation

Toyota has finally confirmed the Toyota 86 will live on to a second generation, putting months of speculations to rest. The announcement comes after a major tie-up between Toyota and Subaru recently that includes “joint development of the next-generation Toyota 86 and Subaru BRZ.” Besides collaborating on the sports car, …

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Updated 2020 Lexus RX lifts connectivity, safety and dynamics

The updated Lexus RX large SUV will roll into Australian showrooms next month, offering key connectivity and safety technology upgrades, as well as enhanced driving dynamics, teamed with a reduced entry price. The new RX introduces 10 new technologies as standard, and will be priced from $71,920 before on-road costs …

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2020 Audi RS7 Sportback detailed: 0-100km/h in 3.6s

Audi has released full details of their new super-fast 2020 Audi RS7 Sportsback and it’s pretty impressive! Sharing most of its oily bits with the new RS6 Avant, the RS7 Sportsback also sports the same twin-turbo 4.0-litre V8 with 442kW and 800Nm of torque. Additionally, it’s paired with a 48-volt …

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2020 Nissan Patrol revealed and confirmed for Australia

Nissan has pulled the very big wraps off its 2020 Nissan Patrol in the Middle East which is set to arrive locally at the end of 2019. The long-standing off-road wagon which first made its debut in 1951 was last updated in 2017 with the 2020 refresh bringing fresh front …

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Scooped: next-gen Volkswagen Golf Mk8 fully undisguised

This is it folks. The next-generation Volkswagen Golf Mk8, fully laid bare. Spotted on the streets in its native Germany, the Mk8 Golf sports an evolutionary design as expected. Starting with the front, the LED headlights are now much slimmer, while the lower air intake with body colour accents now …

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Next-gen Jaguar F-Type could morph into a mid-engine EV sports car

The next-generation Jaguar F-Type could adopt a mid-engine layout and take its design cues from the ill-fated C-X75 concept. Jaguar designers and engineers are understood to be working on the direction of the next-generation Porsche 911 rival, with two proposals being considered – stick with the current front-mid-engined layout or …

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Toyota creates one-off Century Convertible for new Emperor

Toyota has built a special one-off Century Convertible for the coronation of the new Japanese Emperor on the 22nd October. Officially called the “royal parade car”, the four-door convertible will be used to transport Emperor Naruhito on a 4.6km route from the Imperial palace, through the streets of Tokyo, to …

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2020 Toyota Granvia pricing and specification

Toyota has announced the pricing and specification of its Granvia luxed up people mover which will be offered in two grades in six or eight seats configuration. The Hiace-based Granvia range will kick off at $62,990 before on-road costs when it goes on sale in Australia from mid-October. Powered by …

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Sharper, lighter Hyundai i30 N Project C makes debut

Hyundai’s first ever hot hatch has gone even hotter with the official unveiling of the i30 N Project C at the Frankfurt Motor Show this week. Based on the highly acclaimed i30 N hatch, the Project C gets its name from the Area C test track at Hyundai’s Namyang R&D …

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First-ever Mazda EV set for Tokyo debut

Mazda will unveil its first ever full electric vehicle at the upcoming Tokyo Motor Show in October, according to a report by Automotive News. The EV will be revealed in concept form to gauge public interest, but the company is said to have prepared a number of working prototypes with …

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Next-generation Audi e-tron EVs to be infused with Porsche DNA

We can expect Audi’s next-generation of e-tron electric cars to be almost as driver-focused as the Porsche Taycan, as the company set to co-develop its next-generation of fully electric cars with its sister brand. According to a report by our friends at Which Car, both brands are working on a …

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