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Toyota Camry V6 unveiled, but won't become Australia's 2015 Aurion

An overhauled Russian-market Toyota Camry has been unveiled at the Moscow motor show, replacing the V6-engined model that previously looked near-identical to the Toyota Aurion sold here...

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FPV GT-F : Fundraising auction accelerates quickly
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FPV GT-F : Fundraising auction accelerates quickly

Ford Australia is auctioning off two FPV GT-F sedans to raise funds for the National Breast Cancer Foundation. The auction, which launched last night, has already included bids of more than $100,000 each for car number 1 and car number 500 in the limited 550-unit production run...


Holden Commodore successor revealed to New Zealand dealers - report
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Holden Commodore successor revealed to New Zealand dealers - report

The boss of Holden New Zealand has reportedly revealed to his dealers the car that will replace the Commodore when Australian production ends in 2017. Managing director of Holden NZ Jeff Murray told the New Zealand Herald he privately showed dealers the new large sedan in June, giving them a glimpse of the new model roughly three and a half years before it is destined to go on sale in Australia and across the ditch...


2015 Ford Falcon XT spied
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2015 Ford Falcon XT spied

A CarAdvice reader has sent in two images that appear to uncover the 2015 Ford Falcon XT for the first time. Though low-resolution, the rear-three-quarter shot provides a fresh angle on the Falcon sedan’s overhauled back half, while the tightly cropped front-side image highlights its headlights and front bumper, alloy wheel design and side indicators...


2015 Ford Falcon rear end revealed in FB post
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2015 Ford Falcon rear end revealed in FB post

A spy shot that offers the first look at the rear end of the new 2015 Ford Falcon has been posted anonymously on Facebook. The photograph appears genuine and captures a Falcon G6E, revealing a back end as dramatically changed as the large car's front (pictured below) and matched in terms of the much cleaner look...


2015 Ford Falcon G6E revealed
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2015 Ford Falcon G6E revealed

The drip-feed of the 2015 Ford Falcon is continuing, with the first reveal of the Ford Falcon G6E following the XR8 and XR6 models last week. Ford Australia's single image of the G6E shows the subtle front-end differences between the executive-style G-series model and the sportier XR6...


2015 Ford Falcon XR8, XR6 revealed : V8-powered sedan and ute on sale come fourth quarter
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2015 Ford Falcon XR8, XR6 revealed : V8-powered sedan and ute on sale come fourth quarter

The new-look 2015 Ford Falcon XR8 and XR6 performance twins have been revealed ahead of their on-sale date late this year. Claimed by Ford to be "the best Falcon ever", the new Ford Falcon XR8 is said to have been designed to blend the iconic high-performance sedan's past with Ford’s new global design DNA into a refreshed premium look...


Mercedes-Benz E400 Estate: week with Review
Rating: 910 /10
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Mercedes-Benz E400 Estate: week with Review

Can a Mercedes wagon change James Ward's once rock solid brand alliance?

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Holden Commodore Craig Lowndes Special Edition tipped for October
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Holden Commodore Craig Lowndes Special Edition tipped for October

A special edition Holden Commodore celebrating 20 years since three-time V8 Supercars champion Craig Lowndes first drove for the local lion is expected to launch just in time for this year's Bathurst 1000. Publicised early on a Holden dealer's Facebook page, the Special Edition Craig Lowndes Holden Commodore is yet to be officially announced by Holden, but we understand it will be based on the existing SS V Redline...


Mercedes-Benz E-Class: wagon's tricky 'dickie' rear seats

Mercedes-Benz E-Class: wagon's tricky 'dickie' rear seats

The Mercedes-Benz E-Class wagon offers an elegant solution to third-row seating with their rear facing boot-mounted ‘dickie’ seats. The system has been a Mercedes-Benz theme since the W123 Estate of the 1970s, and the latest iteration in the E400 Estate still provides a bit of fun for young passengers...

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Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review : S500 L
Rating: 8.510 /10
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Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review : S500 L

The Mercedes-Benz S500 L proves a magic carpet ride is more than just in the marketing.

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BMW 535i Touring: week with Review
Rating: 8.510 /10
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BMW 535i Touring: week with Review

James Ward battles head and heart over a week with BMW 535i Touring.

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BMW 640d Gran Coupe Review
Rating: 6.510 /10
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BMW 640d Gran Coupe Review

A super-powerful diesel is the sweetest BMW 6 Series Gran Coupe, but is it a sweet-enough sedan alternative?

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$184,800

Audi : biggest models to be biggest losers
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Audi : biggest models to be biggest losers

The Audi A8 limousine and Audi Q7 SUV, the German brand's biggest models, will lose significant weight for their next-generation models. Audi has confirmed the A8 will partly use the hybrid carbonfibre and aluminium construction (pictured bottom) being used by the new Lamborghini Huracan and its R8 supercar twin due in 2015...


Mercedes-Benz S300 Bluetec Hybrid drops brand’s flagship below $200K
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Mercedes-Benz S300 Bluetec Hybrid drops brand’s flagship below $200K

The Mercedes-Benz S300 Bluetec Hybrid will join Australia’s S-Class range in late April to take the company’s flagship model below the $200,000 mark. A price tag of $195,000 will place it $20,000 below the current entry model – the six-cylinder turbo diesel S350 Bluetec. The Mercedes-Benz S300 Bluetec Hybrid teams a 150kW/500Nm 2...


Hyundai Genesis : Luxury sedan spied in Australia
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Hyundai Genesis : Luxury sedan spied in Australia

The Hyundai Genesis sedan has been spied in Australia roughly six months out from its local introduction. CarAdvice snapped the Genesis near Hyundai's Sydney headquarters where engineers are currently tuning it for Australian road conditions and customer preferences...


Volkswagen Passat: first look at sleeker mid-sized sedan
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Volkswagen Passat: first look at sleeker mid-sized sedan

A prototype of the next-generation Volkswagen Passat has been spied, giving us our first look at the German manufacturer's forthcoming medium car. Captured by CarAdvice's spy photographers in Spain, the Passat sedan test car wears production body panels beneath its heavy camouflage wrap, suggesting Volkswagen is in the final stages of development of the eighth-generation model that’s expected to be revealed in the second half of 2014...


Audi A6: luxury sedan, wagon updated for 2014
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Audi A6: luxury sedan, wagon updated for 2014

The Audi A6 range has been updated for the 2014 model year with added standard equipment and options, and revised pricing. Four-cylinder Audi A6 models – the 132kW/320Nm turbocharged 2.0-litre petrol and 130kW/380Nm 2.0-litre turbo-diesel – gain xenon headlights, front and rear parking sensors, a reversing camera and 18-inch alloy wheels...


Maserati Quattroporte: $319,800 flagship GTS here in January
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Maserati Quattroporte: $319,800 flagship GTS here in January

The range-topping Maserati Quattroporte GTS will be the first of the all-new luxury sedan variants to arrive locally from January next year, priced from $319,800. Originally planned to arrive in September following its European launch earlier this year, the sixth-generation Quattroporte-based GTS is $21,000 more than the outgoing Quattroporte Sport GTS flagship...


BMW 5 Series: seventh-gen sedan, Touring spied
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BMW 5 Series: seventh-gen sedan, Touring spied

The next-generation BMW 5 Series has been spied in prototype form in both sedan and Touring body styles close to three years out from its anticipated debut. Spotted on the back of a flatbed truck in Germany by CarAdvice's spy photographers, the seventh-generation BMW 5 Series sedan test mule wears heavy camouflage but has a sleeker profile and new flush-mounted exhaust outlets...