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2018/19 Hyundai Tucson spied again

The facelifted Hyundai Tucson has been spied again this week during cold-weather testing in Europe. Differing slightly from the prototype spotted a week ago, this vehicle wears different alloy wheels, and the limited visibility of the snowy landscape means we get a better look at the Korean SUV's revised lighting setups...

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Datsun Cross revealed in Indonesia
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Datsun Cross revealed in Indonesia

The Datsun Cross has been revealed in Indonesia this week, becoming the third model introduced by the brand to that market in as many years. Serving as Datsun's new flagship in the Indonesian market, the Cross is a seven-seat crossover designed for "all lifestyles and a variety of tasks" – according to the company, at least...


2019 BMW X4 to be revealed in coming months
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2019 BMW X4 to be revealed in coming months

The next-generation BMW X4 looks set to be revealed in the coming months, with Bernhard Kuhnt - BMW North America's CEO - confirming the new crossover will debut this year. Confirming the news while speaking to press at the 2018 Detroit motor show - as reported by Carscoops - Kuhnt said; "this year, we will launch a new BMW X4"...


2018 Toyota Kluger pricing and specs
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2018 Toyota Kluger pricing and specs

An upgraded 2018 Toyota Kluger range is now on sale in Australia, headlined by the inclusion of active safety technologies like autonomous emergency braking (AEB) and adaptive cruise control across the range. Following in the footsteps of the smaller RAV4 and larger Prado, the popular Kluger is the latest model from the Japanese manufacturer to get the safety suite fitted as standard...


2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC interior spied - UPDATE
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2019 Mercedes-Benz GLC interior spied - UPDATE

Update: A keen-eyed CarAdvice reader has noticed the 2019 GLC's interior will largely be identical to that of the GLC F-Cell. See article for details The interior of the updated Mercedes-Benz GLC has been spied while undergoing cold weather testing in Scandinavia. Externally, the prototypes spotted by our agency don't seem to feature any changes apart from mismatched chrome trim around the side windows...


2019 Hyundai Santa Fe due mid-2018, price rise likely
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2019 Hyundai Santa Fe due mid-2018, price rise likely

Hyundai is set to bring in an all-new Santa Fe later this year, and the company admits that it won’t be able to keep its prices quite as sharp as the current model. In 2017, Hyundai sold 7974 Santa Fe SUVs in our market, up from 7834 the year before...


2019 Jeep Cherokee detailed in Detroit
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2019 Jeep Cherokee detailed in Detroit

The facelifted 2019 Jeep Cherokee has been detailed this week as part of its public debut at the Detroit motor show. Compared to the model it replaces, the updated SUV features revised styling, a powerful new engine option, and the company's latest infotainment system...


Lexus small electrified crossover taking shape, CT hatch on the outer
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Lexus small electrified crossover taking shape, CT hatch on the outer

As expected, Lexus is odds-on to scrap the CT small hatchback and replace it with a small crossover SUV sharing some bits with the Toyota C-HR, to better capitalise on demand at the lower end of the luxury market. The CT200h is Lexus’ smallest car, and also its only vehicle sold exclusively with a petrol-electric hybrid drivetrain...


Tough Nissan Xmotion concept revealed
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Tough Nissan Xmotion concept revealed

This is the Nissan Xmotion concept (pronounced cross motion), which today made its world premiere at the Detroit motor show. The 4.6-metre-long concept car previews a future mid-sized three-row SUV with rugged design, which could well fill a void in the company’s range between the X-Trail and Pathfinder, and take owners “to a national park or recreation area on a whim”...


China's Byton reveals tech-heavy electric SUV concept
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China's Byton reveals tech-heavy electric SUV concept

Chinese electric start-up firm, Byton, has revealed its first concept car at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas this week. First teased last September, the Byton Concept takes the form of a high-riding electric crossover that features new-age in-car infotainment and semi-autonomous driving systems...


Isuzu Ute marked ninth straight year of growth in 2017
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Isuzu Ute marked ninth straight year of growth in 2017

Isuzu Ute sales jumped by 10.4 per cent year-on-year in 2017, making it the brand's ninth successive year of double-digit growth. The company sold a total of 25,804 cars in 2017, up from 23,379 in 2016. The growth was largely driven by the MU-X, with 8087 examples finding a home last year, while the D-Max ute overtook the Nissan Navara in fifth place on the one-tonne sales charts...


2018 Kia Sorento SLi diesel review
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2018 Kia Sorento SLi diesel review

The 2018 Kia Sorento is a subtly but usefully updated offering. Here we test the all-wheel-drive, diesel-powered SLi model.


Peugeot 3008 SUV recalled over fire risk - UPDATE
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Peugeot 3008 SUV recalled over fire risk - UPDATE

UPDATE: This article originally showed an image of the new-generation Peugeot 3008. This was in error, and the image has now been replaced with one of the previous model. This recall does not affect the new 2018 Peugeot 3008 that launched in late 2017. Peugeot Australia has recalled the 3008 SUV, over concerns about a fuel leak...


2018 Jeep Grand Commander spotted testing in Aussie outback
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2018 Jeep Grand Commander spotted testing in Aussie outback

The 2018 Jeep Grand Commander has been snapped testing in the Australia outback. Readers sent us these photos of the heavily-camouflaged SUV near Alice Springs, likely undergoing hot weather testing ahead of its debut later this year. Jeep has previously confirmed plans to test the JL Wrangler in Australia, and told CarAdvice it would be out-and-about early this year, but the company wasn't willing to talk about the Grand Commander...


Overfinch previews "most luxurious SUV ever"
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Overfinch previews "most luxurious SUV ever"

British tuner Overfinch has promised to take the Range Rover SVAutobiography to new levels of luxury in 2018. This isn't the first time a manufacturer or tuner has tried to take leadership in the ultra-luxe SUV world. Along with the Range Rover, cashed-up buyers can now wander into a Bentley dealership and order a Bentayga, or drop their hard-earned on a Lamborghini Urus...


LDV D90 scores five stars in ANCAP crash safety testing
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LDV D90 scores five stars in ANCAP crash safety testing

The 2018 LDV D90 has been awarded five stars in the latest round of crash safety testing carried out by the Australasian New Car Assessment Program (ANCAP), following in the footsteps of the related T60 Ute. It scored 14.05 out of 16 for the frontal offset test, and a perfect 16 for the side impact test. It also achieved a perfect score for the pole test, for a total 35...


2018 Jeep Compass scores five-star ANCAP safety rating
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2018 Jeep Compass scores five-star ANCAP safety rating

The 2018 Jeep Compass has been awarded a five-star safety rating by independent local crash-testing authority, ANCAP. Scoring 35.93 out of 37, the Compass achieved full marks for the side impact and pole tests, along with a best-possible 'good' rating for whiplash protection...


2018 Skoda Karoq: Local arm aiming for $30,000 entry point
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2018 Skoda Karoq: Local arm aiming for $30,000 entry point

The 2018 Skoda Karoq is still months away from an Australian launch, but the Czech company's local division has confirmed plans to have the range start around the $30,000 mark. Set to take on the Mazda CX-5, Hyundai Tucson and the related Volkswagen Tiguan when it launches around June next year, the Karoq is essentially being pitched as a 'mini-me' to the larger Kodiaq - which shares the same MQB platform found in various products across the Volkswagen Group...


2018 BMW X3 sDrive20i pricing and specs
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2018 BMW X3 sDrive20i pricing and specs

A new entry-level 2018 BMW X3 sDrive20i model has been announced for Australia, following last week's addition of a more affordable new sDrive18i model to the X1 range. Availability of the sDrive20i cuts the price of entry into the new-generation BMW X3 range by $3000, now starting at $65,900 before on-road costs...


Peugeot 3008 GT-Line review: Long-term report two
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Peugeot 3008 GT-Line review: Long-term report two

Three months with the 3008 and it still remains our pick of the bunch.