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2015 Mazda 2 spied during testing

This is the all-new Mazda 2 city car, which will be revealed at the Paris motor show in September prior to going on sale in Australia late in 2014...

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2015 Holden Cruze facelift revealed in Chevrolet guise
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2015 Holden Cruze facelift revealed in Chevrolet guise

The Holden Cruze is set for a new look, with a revised version of the US market Chevrolet small car scheduled to debut at the 2014 New York auto show. While a far cry from the all-new Cruze that will be revealed in Chinese-market specification at the Beijing auto show next week, the facelifted 2015 Chevrolet Cruze - which is built and sold as a Holden in Australia in sedan and hatchback form - sees the integration of some exterior styling cues from the bow-tie brand's Impala large sedan and Malibu mid-sizer...


Infiniti to build its own version of the Nissan Juke
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Infiniti to build its own version of the Nissan Juke

The 2014 Beijing auto show will likely see luxury brand Infiniti reveal its own version of the Nissan Juke. Numerous overseas reports published overnight with an image pointing to a tiny new crossover for the Infiniti brand suggest the car will be unveiled at the Beijing show on April 20...


Mitsubishi Evolution : next-generation model may be an SUV
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Mitsubishi Evolution : next-generation model may be an SUV

The Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution may be killed off at the end of 2014, and its replacement could be based on the new plug-in hybrid ASX compact SUV. Reports that the Lancer Evolution X sedan would be axed by year’s end emerged last week, and Mitsubishi Motors president Osamu Masuko told CarAdvice at a press event yesterday that based on falling sales of sports cars, the next-generation Evolution needs to be something that people want to buy – in other words, not a coupe or a small hatchback or sedan, but possibly an SUV...


2015 Ford Focus sedan facelift revealed ahead of New York auto show
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2015 Ford Focus sedan facelift revealed ahead of New York auto show

We've already seen the facelifted 2015 Ford Focus hatchback and wagon, and now it's the sedan's turn for a makeover. The three-box model has been unveiled ahead of its debut at the 2014 New York auto show next week, boasting a similar Aston Martin-inspired grille at the front of the car as is seen on the facelifted Focus hatchback and wagon models (which were revealed at the Geneva motor show in March), though the US market SE Sport model shown by Ford features the blacked-out treatment rather than a chromed nose...


2015 Audi R8 spied with less camouflage
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2015 Audi R8 spied with less camouflage

The 2015 Audi R8 has once again been spotted undergoing performance testing at the Nurburgring, and this time around it isn't weighed down by as much camouflage as it previously has been. The car was spotted wearing a black and white swirly wrap at the infamous German track in late March, and now CarAdvice's spy photographers have caught the 2015 Audi R8 wearing minimal camouflage in a move that reveals a number of elements about the styling of the car...


2015 Mitsubishi Triton hybrid unlikely to be a plug-in
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2015 Mitsubishi Triton hybrid unlikely to be a plug-in

The new-generation Mitsubishi Triton will initially go on sale with a diesel drivetrain, with a hybrid drivetrain expected to follow – but not “for a while”. Mitsubishi Motors president Osamu Masuko said the final decision of what hybrid drivetrain will be offered in the 2015 Triton, which is expected to debut in production guise at the 2014 Paris motor show in September, is still to be decided...


Mercedes-Benz Concept Coupe SUV targets BMW X6
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Mercedes-Benz Concept Coupe SUV targets BMW X6

There's a new coupe-inspired SUV on the block: meet the Mercedes-Benz Concept Coupe SUV. The new Mercedes-Benz Concept Coupe SUV is a style-focused "coupe" version of the ML-Class model which is set to be revealed at the Beijing auto show later this month. A single image of the Concept Coupe SUV was revealed by Mercedes-Benz CEO Dieter Zetsche at Daimler AG annual shareholder's meeting...


Mitsubishi Mirage sedan to lose Attrage name
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Mitsubishi Mirage sedan to lose Attrage name

Don't call it the Attrage: the new Mitsubishi Mirage sedan will lose its awkward name when it launches locally in July. Mitsubishi Australia confirmed the naming of the new model at its annual dealer conference in Adelaide today. The car was showcased as the Mitsubishi G4 (global four) in concept guise in 2013, and the brand does call it the Attrage (for "attractive Mirage") in some markets including Thailand...


Mazda 6 boot capacity increased, new safety option pack now available
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Mazda 6 boot capacity increased, new safety option pack now available

The Mazda 6's boot capacity has been increased by almost 10 per cent less than a year after the mid-size model went on sale. The Mazda 6's back-end enhancement comes courtesy of a revised boot lining and a slimmer space-saver spare tyre, which allows more load space as the floor of the previously shallow boot sits lower...


Citroen DS production SUV teased
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Citroen DS production SUV teased

The first Citroen DS SUV has been teased ahead of its impending debut at the 2014 Beijing auto show. Citroen has already confirmed that it would build a DS SUV based on the Wild Rubis concept in conjunction with Changan Automobile Group in Shengzen, however this is the first hint they've given as to how the production version will look...


Mercedes-Benz SL400 to replace 350 model
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Mercedes-Benz SL400 to replace 350 model

The Mercedes-Benz SL convertible range will be fully turbocharged by the end of 2014, as the German brand replaces the SL350 model with the new twin-turbocharged SL400. The new SL400 features the same 3.0-litre twin-turbocharged six-cylinder engine as is seen in the E400 and soon-to-arrive C400 models...


BMW 9 Series rumoured to debut at Beijing auto show
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BMW 9 Series rumoured to debut at Beijing auto show

Rumour has it that a big automotive player is about to show off a huge new model at the 2014 Beijing auto show: get set for the BMW 9 Series concept. German magazine Auto Motor Und Sport claims the Bavarian brand will reveal the new model as a design study at the Chinese show later this month, and that the car will be built upon the next-generation 7 Series underpinnings...


Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept to debut at New York auto show
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Land Rover Discovery Vision Concept to debut at New York auto show

The new-generation Land Rover Discovery will debut in concept guise at the New York auto show later this month. Land Rover has revealed a teaser image and video of its new Discovery Vision concept car, giving a little more away in terms of the car's design and its interior...


2015 Jaguar XE to feature F-Type engine
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2015 Jaguar XE to feature F-Type engine

The much-anticipated 2015 Jaguar XE has been confirmed to be offered with at least one engine borrowed from the brand's F-Type range. The all-new Jaguar XE - which was teased by the British brand at the Geneva motor show in March and is set to go on sale globally by mid-2015 - has been confirmed to be offered with the company's 3...


Mini One :: cut-price Cooper firms for Australia
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Mini One : cut-price Cooper firms for Australia

The new-generation Mini range is set to see the introduction of a budget-friendly base model. On the back of the reveal of the third-generation Mini One at the Geneva motor show, a new cut-price model appears almost certain for Australia. Mini has previously offered the Mini Ray in Australia, a car that was priced attractively at $25,500 plus on-road costs (or $28,800 drive-away)...


Mini Cooper :: third-gen hatch from $26,650
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Mini Cooper : third-gen hatch from $26,650

The all-new third-generation Mini Cooper will start up to $5000 cheaper than the model it replaces when the British hatch goes on sale locally later this month. Starting at $26,650 – down $5000 – the Mini Cooper is powered by a 100kW/220Nm (230Nm with overboost) turbocharged 1.5-litre three-cylinder petrol engine...


Lexus to offer reverse-view camera standard on all models
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Lexus to offer reverse-view camera standard on all models

Lexus Australia has announced that from early April, all models across its range will come with a standard reverse-view camera. The Toyota-owned luxury arm made the announcement on the eve of the launch of its updated CT200h small hybrid hatchback, which is the final model in the Lexus range to gain the safety system as standard across its model line-up...


Audi TT line-up may expand to include a
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Audi TT line-up may expand to include a 'family car'

The all-new Audi TT range may see the addition of a 'family car' model, according to Audi technical chief Ulrich Hackenberg. UK publication Autocar reports the all-new Audi TT coupe may spawn a range of models, with Hackenberg stating the German luxury brand is "working on future derivatives of the TT"...


Peugeot 208 Cabriolet due in 2015, report claims
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Peugeot 208 Cabriolet due in 2015, report claims

The Peugeot 208 is set to lose its lid, according to reports out of France. Caradisiac reports the French brand's city car will adopt a fully automated soft-top lid for the three-door by "late 2015" following a reveal at the 2015 Frankfurt motor show...