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Renault introduces special edition Koleos S-Edition

Renault Australia has introduced the Koleos S-Edition model which joins its popular Koleos range in the showroom. Based on the top-specification Intens and offered exclusively as a 2WD, the Koleos S-Edition is priced from $44,990 drive-away and adds 19-inch alloy wheels first seen on the Initiale Paris version sold overseas, …

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Lexus LC F prototype caught testing in Germany

After strings of speculation, rumours and whispers, we finally have news that the Lexus LC F is real. Spotted testing in Germany, the high performance version of Lexus’ highly acclaimed LC coupe is all coming together for an anticipated late 2019 launch. With only the front bumper and fenders camouflaged, …

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Michael Schumacher’s Enzo Ferrari up for sale again

An Enzo Ferrari once owned by Formula 1 legend, Michael Schumacher has been put up for sale again after it was originally sold in 2013 in the wake of the world champion’s skiing accident. With just 8,363 kilometres on the clock, the supercar comes with a number of bespoke features …

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2019 Porsche Macan unveiled – minor facelift and more tech

Porsche’s top-selling model, the Macan has received a minor facelift for 2019, bringing subtle styling changes and more technology. As is typical with the Germans, design changes are evolutionary; with the most obvious difference being the new head and taillights, and a subtler front fog-light strip. However, it’s the Macan’s …

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First Look: All-new 2019 Audi Q3

The second generation Audi Q3 has been officially unwrapped, bringing a fully digital operating and display concept, extensive infotainment solutions and innovative assist systems to the premium compact SUV segment. Exterior design  With sportier styling than its predecessor, the new Audi Q3 features the company’s bold-new Singleframe front grille in …

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2019 Range Rover updated with enhanced powertrains and safety tech

Land Rover’s flagship SUV, the Range Rover, has been updated with enhanced engine line-up and driver-assistance technology. Headlining the update, a new 202kW 3.0-litre twin-turbo SDV6 engine provides a 12kW improvement over the existing TDV6 3.0-litre unit. The new diesel powerplant combines performance with efficiency to deliver 625Nm of torque …

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New Toyota Corolla to pack class-leading safety features

Active cruise control, pre-collision safety system, seven airbags and reversing camera will all come as standard across the three-model 2018 Toyota Corolla range when it arrives in showrooms next month. Toyota Australia vice-president sales and marketing Sean Hanley said the new generation model offers outstanding driver assistance technologies that significantly …

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Nissan N-SPORT treatment extends to 370Z, Pathfinder and X-Trail

Following the introduction of the Nissan Navara N-SPORT, Nissan has upped the ‘cool factor’ by introducing N-SPORT special editions for the X-Trail mid-size SUV, the seven-seat Pathfinder and the 370Z sports car. Last year, Nissan sold out of the 500 special edition Navaras, and is hoping the range of new …

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Holden Acadia spotted ahead of Q4 2018 launch

The all-new Holden Acadia is not due to arrive into Australian showrooms until the fourth quarter of this year, but an early specimen has already been caught testing on Australian roads. The early arrival of the Acadia is not a surprise however, as Holden’s flagship SUV is currently undertaking fine tuning …

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Ferrari files patent for four-pot engine with an electric turbo

Ferrari has filed a patent application for a unique four-cylinder engine that utilises an electric turbocharger, which may be a sign of the direction the Italian manufacturer plans to take in the coming years.  The patent application, which was submitted to the European Patent Office and uncovered by AutoGuide, details a …

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Hyundai i30 N Line revealed for Europe

Hyundai has unveiled the new N Line package for the i30 in Europe to smarten up the popular hatch’s looks in the style of the flagship i30 N.  In the vein of Mercedes’ AMG Line models and the like from other manufacturers, the new variant brings a host of equipment …

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All-new 2019 Renault Megane R.S. Trophy returns with 220kW

Hot hatch enthusiasts can look forward to the return of a familiar nameplate to the segment, as the new Renault Megane R.S. Trophy rejoins the Renault Sport line-up as the performance halo. The most potent variant of the new Megane R.S range comes with a more powerful version of the 1.8-litre turbo …

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BMW i8 Roadster joins updated i8 Coupe in Australia from $348,900

BMW Australia has announced the pricing and specification of its new i8 Roadster, which joins the updated i8 Coupe LCI in local showrooms. Priced from $318,900 for the i8 Coupe and $348,900 for the open top i8 Roadster, both plug-in hybrid models feature a further development of the BMW eDrive …

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Nissan Leaf EV gets NISMO treatment and ‘strong acceleration’

In a sign that carmakers are starting to make their electric cars more exciting to look at, as well as to drive, Nissan has announced it is giving its LEAF EV the NISMO treatment. Set to go on sale in Japan at the end of the month, the LEAF NISMO …

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