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Bentley deciding between sub-Bentayga SUV or Speed 6 for new model line - report
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Bentley deciding between sub-Bentayga SUV or Speed 6 for new model line - report

Bentley wants to add a new model line to its armoury, with the two most likely candidates being a vehicle like the Speed 6 concept or a new SUV to slot in underneath the Bentayga. Bentley chief, Wolfgang Durheimer, told Autocar, "We can’t do both those cars at the same time, because Bentley is still a small company and our resources are very stretched"...


Ferrari F12 GTO configurator leaked, will have almost 600kW - report
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Ferrari F12 GTO configurator leaked, will have almost 600kW - report

News about a possible Ferrari F12 GTO and photos claimed to be from an exclusive online configurator have filtered through onto internet over the past week. The images (above) were first posted on Auto Gespot, a Dutch car website, overnight and are claimed to be from an configurator app shown exclusively to some of Ferrari's most valued clients...


Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 Superveloce roadster confirmed - UPDATED
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Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 Superveloce roadster confirmed - UPDATED

Overnight, at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, the Italian supercar maker confirmed that it will produced a roadster version of the Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 Superveloce. Just 500 Aventador Superveloce roadsters will be built. The company has already sold the 600 SV coupes that it intends to crank out...


Smart ForRail runs successfully on vintage railway line
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Smart ForRail runs successfully on vintage railway line

Daimler UK, together with rail consulting firm Interfleet, took one ForFour city hatch and converted it into the Smart ForRail, a small four-person train. According to Smart, although James Bond was able to drive a Mercedes-Benz 250SE on train tracks in Octopussy by simply having the tyres shredded by spikes, in the real world converting a road car into a train is much more involved process...


2016 Mazda MX-5 notches up more than 21,000 expressions of interest in Australia
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2016 Mazda MX-5 notches up more than 21,000 expressions of interest in Australia

The upcoming fourth-generation Mazda MX-5 doesn’t launch here until August, but that hasn’t stopped more than 21,000 prospective buyers registering their expressions of interest in the new roadster. Interest in the new MX-5 also appears thoroughly genuine, with over 6000 would-be buyers providing permission to Mazda dealers to contact them once the cars arrive in Australia...


2016 HSV Clubsport and Maloo models to be supercharged - report
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2016 HSV Clubsport and Maloo models to be supercharged - report

HSV is set to go supercharged across most models in its range - that is, if the latest local media reports are anything to go by. CarAdvice brought you the news back in February this year of HSV's plans to supercharge some models in its range because the Holden Commodore SS would feature a new 6.2-litre V8 engine (from the Chevrolet Corvette) as part of its swan-song farewell...


Renault Talisman name confirmed for new mid-size sedan
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Renault Talisman name confirmed for new mid-size sedan

Renault Talisman - that's the name of an all-new mid-size sedan from the French brand that will make its debut on July 6 in Europe. The new Renault model is expected to be a global replacement model for the Latitude (which is currently sold in Australia, and is built as part of a joint-venture between Renault and Samsung in South Korea) and the European-market Laguna model, which has been sold in Australia in the past...


Hyundai Creta not for Australia
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Hyundai Creta not for Australia

The Hyundai Creta revealed in Chennai, India today won't come to Australia, according to company sources. Instead, we will get the sportier European-focused equivalent to be launched inside two years. The Hyundai Creta – stylistically a twin to the Chinese-market ix25, despite a different name and engine options – was announced at the start of June and billed as an “influential global model”...


2015 Skoda Yeti 120 Edition pricing and specifications
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2015 Skoda Yeti 120 Edition pricing and specifications

Another celebratory model from Skoda that celebrates 120 years of existence is the 2015 Skoda Yeti 120 Edition, which is on sale now. The special edition Skoda Yeti model is based on the 90TSI Yeti Ambition variant, which is powered by a 1.4-litre turbocharged four-cylinder engine producing 90kW of power and 200Nm of torque...


2015 Skoda Rapid Spaceback 120 Edition pricing and specifications
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2015 Skoda Rapid Spaceback 120 Edition pricing and specifications

As a means of celebrating 120 years of existence, Volkswagen-owned Czech brand Skoda has announced a new special edition version of its small hatchback, which is creatively known as the Skoda Rapid 120 Edition...


2016 Audi A4 revealed
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2016 Audi A4 revealed

The all-new 2016 Audi A4 has been revealed in sedan and Avant (wagon) guise, with the German maker claiming the new model represents a "fascinating synthesis of technology and aesthetics", and a car that "yet again defines the benchmark in the segment"...


Lexus IS200t launched with 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine - UPDATE
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Lexus IS200t launched with 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine - UPDATE

The Lexus IS200t will become the third model confirmed with the Japanese company's 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine. Following in the treadmarks of the Lexus NX200t and the forthcoming Lexus RX200t, the new IS200t utilises a marginally uprated version of the same four-pot turbo engine producing 180kW of power at 5800rpm (5kW more grunt than it does in the NX) but the same amount of torque (350Nm from 1650-4400rpm)...


The CarAdvice Garage — live interactive video stream 11:30AM AEST
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The CarAdvice Garage — live interactive video stream 11:30AM AEST

After the success of our Toyota HiLux worldwide reveal, where we ran a Periscope session allowing our readers — you guys — to watch and ask questions live, we are trialling a Periscope stream of the CarAdvice Garage. You can watch the video stream live from your computer or you can watch and discuss live using the Periscope application on your iOS device...


Nissan Juke Nismo RS sets new world record for a mile on two wheels
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Nissan Juke Nismo RS sets new world record for a mile on two wheels

A Nissan Juke Nismo RS has set a new world record time for a mile on two wheels by a four-wheeled vehicle at this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed in the UK. Driven by stuntman Terry Grant, the Juke Nismo RS was able to complete a mile (1.6 kilometres) up the Goodwood hill in two minutes and 10 seconds during his first attempt...


Hyundai Creta unveiled
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Hyundai Creta unveiled

The Hyundai Creta has been unveiled in India and it looks to be identical, at least visually, to the ix25 that's on sale in China. In India, the Creta will be offered with a 90kW 1.6-litre Gamma four-cylinder petrol engine, or a 1.4-litre or 1.6-litre turbo-diesel. The latter has 94kW of power against its name, and be paired to either a six-speed manual or six-speed automatic transmission...