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Polestar 2 vs Tesla Model 3: Price and Spec Comparison

  Think electric cars and right away Tesla springs to mind. The American electric car manufacturer’s models are synonymous with cool tech and supercar-beating acceleration. Its best seller, the Model 3 sedan, is the most affordable model. While it plays in the luxury sports sedan segment, rivalling the likes of …

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Volkswagen Touareg R ditches V8 for 340kW Turbo V6 PHEV

On this World EV Day Volkswagen can confirm that its first vehicle capable of running on battery power – the Touareg R – is approved for sale in Australia and is scheduled to arrive toward the end of 2022. This Plug-in Hybrid EV, whose combined electric motor and turbo petrol V6 delivers …

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Rendering shows Tesla Model 3 hatch has good potential

The Model 3 is Tesla’s best-selling model, not surprising given it’s currently the most affordable Tesla model. Marketed as sports luxury sedan, the Model 3 has been well regarded for its elegant styling, strong performance and next-generation technology. Yet, there’s room for improvement and it’s not to the car itself …

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2021 Hyundai Kona Electric & N Line Review

In a style and technology-led segment, the Hyundai Kona is one of the boldest small SUV you can get your hands on. It also comes with plenty of choices, with the quirky little model offered in no less than 11 variants, including one of the cheapest electric SUVs in Australia, …

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Ford Mustang reimagined as futuristic electric sports coupe

When Ford is asking designers to imagine the Mustang as an electric sports car in a new segment, it’s a sure sign that the iconic pony car is going electric in the not too distant future. The challenge from Ford was for the many creative minds in the online automotive …

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Toyota bZ4X Concept previews a family of EVs

Toyota has revealed the bZ4X Concept vehicle, the company’s first full electric crossover. The concept model is the first featured as part of a global electrification strategy, with plans to expand the range in the future. Toyota has stated that there will be seven ‘bZ’ models to be launched globally …

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Tesla Model 3 Performance spiced up by Startech

Tesla Model 3 – the fastest accelerating sedan in the world. But it may not look like one. The elegant and understated sedan can sprint from standstill to 100km/h in just 3 seconds in the top-spec Model 3 Performance guise, thanks to dual electric motors and high performance batteries. Unlike …

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Lexus LF-Z Electrified previews next generation of Lexus EV

Lexus has unveiled the LF-Z Electrified, a concept battery electric vehicle (BEV) that signifies a new electrified era for the Lexus brand. The new concept is expected to morph into the brand’s next flagship for a new line of electric cars, incorporating driving performance, styling and advanced technology set to …

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Updated 2021 Tesla Model S boasts radical new interior

Tesla has dropped a surprising reveal of the updated Model S flagship sedan in the company’s 2020 fourth quarter earnings report. The Californian-based maker of electric vehicles shared pictures of the new 2021 Tesla Model S, showing off its facelifted exterior design and a revamped interior. It’s the second time …

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Apple is building a car? This is how it may look like

It’s no secret that tech giant Apple has been exploring the idea of a car product. The company has been working on the so called ‘iCar’ project since 2017. But the details are scarce, with rumours suggesting that the first ever Apple car – if produced – will be fully …

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Tesla Model S Plaid pricing and specification confirmed

Tesla has been cooking up a new super high performance Model S for nearly a year now. We have guessed its specification, and we have wondered how much it was going to cost. Well, speculate no more because, finally, the craziest Model S has arrived and it’s staggering to say …

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Smaller Ford Mustang Mach-E reportedly in the works

When Ford took the wraps off the Mustang Mach-E late last year, it made no secret that the all-electric SUV was just the start of the company’s ambitious electrification plan. In other words, the Mach-e won’t be the only car to borrow the pony car’s name. The American carmaker is …

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Tesla Model P – the All-Electric Super Ute?

Utes – or pick-ups for the rest of the world – are big business these days. The top two best-selling vehicles in Australia in the past few years have consistently been the Toyota HiLux and Ford Ranger. Both models are built-tough bush bashing off-roaders. With the transition toward electric cars …

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Tesla Model Y Australian pricing expected to start at $78,000

With the Tesla Model 3 continuing to enjoy strong sales in the backdrop of increasing popularity of EVs in Australia, the company’s new Model Y crossover is set to continue that momentum. Due for local launch in early 2021, the Model Y will be the fourth addition to Tesla’s line-up …

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