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Range Rover Evoque gains world-first laser head-up display

The Range Rover Evoque has become the first car in the world available with an advanced laser head-up display (HUD) system...

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2015 Honda CR-V facelift unveiled
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2015 Honda CR-V facelift unveiled

The facelifted 2015 Honda CR-V has been revealed in a single image posted online. The new-look Honda SUV has been spied previously by CarAdvice's photographers, but the above image - posted by US site Motor Trend - gives plenty away regarding the updated model's styling...


Audi SQ5 v BMW X4 30d v Porsche Macan S Diesel : Comparison review
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Audi SQ5 v BMW X4 30d v Porsche Macan S Diesel : Comparison review

We are just about getting used to the idea of sporty cars powered by diesel engines, but the Audi SQ5, BMW X4 30d and Porsche Macan S Diesel further test the scepticism of purists. Can a diesel-powered SUV be a genuine performance star? It’s fitting the SQ5 is here because it was Audi that started the modern era of diesel performance with its R10 and R15 TDI race cars that, with the exception of 2009, dominated Le Mans between 2006 and 2011 (before hybrids became trendy)...


2015 Ford Kuga : New petrol engines from January, including 176kW 2.0-litre turbo
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2015 Ford Kuga : New petrol engines from January, including 176kW 2.0-litre turbo

The Ford Kuga will get a big power boost in January when the updated MY15 version arrives with a new 2.0-litre turbo petrol engine. The Kuga’s turbocharged four-cylinder EcoBoost engine – similar to that in the Falcon EcoBoost – produces 176kW of power and 340Nm of torque, giving it a considerable 42kW/100Nm advantage over the 1...


Porsche Macan : No plans for 2WD version; no four-cylinder engines for Australia
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Porsche Macan : No plans for 2WD version; no four-cylinder engines for Australia

Porsche has scotched rumours of a two-wheel-drive Macan for any world market, and Australia won't get a four-cylinder version - diesel or petrol - at any stage either. Porsche SUV sales and marketing director Julian Baumann told CarAdvice that the Macan range would grow to match the five-model grade Cayenne range and there would be the potential for a plug in hybrid Macan "if market demand dictated it"...


2015 Holden Captiva 7 : Final facelift for ageing SUV spied
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2015 Holden Captiva 7 : Final facelift for ageing SUV spied

CarAdvice’s spy photographers have captured what is believed to be the final update for the ageing Chevrolet Captiva, known as the Holden Captiva 7 in Australia. The 2015 Captiva will become the fourth iteration of General Motors’ current-generation large SUV following its initial launch in 2006 and subsequent facelifts in 2011 and 2013...


Peugeot Quartz concept could hint at new French SUV
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Peugeot Quartz concept could hint at new French SUV

The Peugeot Quartz concept is set to take the stage at the 2014 Paris motor show in early October - and it could be the first hint at a future premium SUV from the aspiring French brand. According to Peugeot the Quartz concept shows how the brand is "blending the heightened expression of a next-generation SUV with the punch of its more high-performance models"...


Hyundai ix35 Highlander Review
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Hyundai ix35 Highlander Review

We've tested the tweaked Hyundai ix35 in top-spec Highlander guise.

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Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid to be a "significant" addition to the range
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Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid to be a "significant" addition to the range

The new Porsche Cayenne S E-Hybrid will be a "significant" model in the updated range, according to the brand's local arm. Porsche Cars Australia public relations manager Paul Ellis told CarAdvice that the new plug-in hybrid Cayenne will be the real kickstarter for that technology for the German sports car brand, despite a plug-in drivetrain also being available in the Panamera sports sedan...


Citroen C4 Cactus Airflow 2L concept revealed
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Citroen C4 Cactus Airflow 2L concept revealed

The Citroen C4 Cactus Airflow 2L concept has been uncovered, with the quirky crossover's main game being its compressed air hybrid drivetrain. The Citroen concept is said to offer fuel consumption of just 2.0 litres per 100 kilometres (hence the 2L), by combining a three-cylinder petrol engine to a compressed air energy unit...


2015 Porsche Cayenne pricing and specifications
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2015 Porsche Cayenne pricing and specifications

Specifications of the 2015 Porsche Cayenne have been finalised ahead of the luxury large SUV’s Australian arrival in November. Five Cayenne variants will be available from launch: Cayenne Diesel, Cayenne S, Cayenne S Diesel, Cayenne S E-Hybrid, and the flagship Cayenne Turbo. All Cayenne grades are extensively equipped, and Australian vehicles get extra standard kit compared with other international markets...


2015 Hyundai Santa Fe pricing and specifications
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2015 Hyundai Santa Fe pricing and specifications

Subtle styling tweaks, new convenience features and additional driver assist safety systems headline the updates to the 2015 Hyundai Santa Fe, which is now on sale in Australia. All 2015 Santa Fe variants get a darker chrome grille, LED daytime running lights, and cornering lights, creating a new look at the front...


2015 Volkswagen Touareg : Power, efficiency boosts for 3.0-litre V6 TDI
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2015 Volkswagen Touareg : Power, efficiency boosts for 3.0-litre V6 TDI

The 2015 Volkswagen Touareg’s 3.0-litre V6 TDI diesel engine will get more power and will be more fuel efficient when it goes on sale early next year. Fuel consumption of both the 150kW tune and the high-power version, which is up from 180kW to 193kW, both fall to 6.6 litres per 100 kilometres, representing economy improvements of six and eight per cent respectively based on European data...


2016 Renault Koleos spied for the first time
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2016 Renault Koleos spied for the first time

These are the first images of the new-generation 2016 Renault Koleos, which was caught by our spy photographers undergoing hot-weather testing in Europe. The all-new Koleos is set to be based upon the same underpinnings as the recently released Nissan Qashqai, as part of the longstanding Renault-Nissan Alliance and its buddy-up toolkit known as the Common Module Family...


Jeep Wrangler Rubicon X : Brand's most capable model ever launches from $52,000
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Jeep Wrangler Rubicon X : Brand's most capable model ever launches from $52,000

The Jeep Wrangler Rubicon X special edition has become the most capable off-road vehicle ever offered by the American brand in Australia. The Wrangler Rubicon X is available in limited numbers exclusively in four-door Unlimited specification with a five-speed automatic transmission. At $52,000, it is $3000 more expensive than the regular Rubicon on which it’s based...


Toyota C-HR concept previews compact crossover
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Toyota C-HR concept previews compact crossover

Toyota will preview its vision for a new compact crossover next month when it unveils the C-HR concept at the 2014 Paris motor show. Teased in a single shadowy silhouette image, the Toyota C-HR concept is said to blend a “bold new design language with an agile, engaging driving experience and a hybrid powertrain”...


2015 Mitsubishi Pajero pricing and specifications
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2015 Mitsubishi Pajero pricing and specifications

An $8000 price reduction for the flagship Exceed variant headlines the changes for the updated 2015 Mitsubishi Pajero, which is now on sale in Australia. Mitsubishi Australia has trimmed the 2015 model year Pajero line-up from six variants to four, retaining the entry-level GLX manual and automatic and high-grade Exceed, while replacing the GLX-R and VRX models with a single GLS auto...


2015 Ford Territory specifications detailed
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2015 Ford Territory specifications detailed

The 2015 Ford Territory will benefit from a host of specification upgrades when it goes on sale in Australia in November this year. The SZ MkII series represents the final update for the 10-year-old Territory, with production of the Falcon-based large SUV set to finish when Ford Australia closes its production facilities in October 2016...


Jaguar XE to spawn new family of models; production C-X17 SUV confirmed
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Jaguar XE to spawn new family of models; production C-X17 SUV confirmed

The all-new Jaguar XE will spawn the introduction of a range of different body styles including a production version of the Jaguar C-X17 concept SUV, it has been revealed. Speaking with CarAdvice at the reveal of the all-new 2015 Jaguar XE sedan in London, the chief programme engineer for the car, Nick Miller, said there’s more to come off the new modular architecture that underpins the all-new sedan...


Volvo XC90 First Edition : Ten Australians sign up for $120,000 luxury SUV
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Volvo XC90 First Edition : Ten Australians sign up for $120,000 luxury SUV

Ten of the limited run of 1927 Volvo XC90 First Edition models are headed to Australia following the brand’s online global campaign that was a sell out in just 47 hours. Volvo Car Australia said it was “very pleased” with the double-digit deposit result for the exclusive luxury SUV that will set each customer back $120,000 plus on-road costs...