Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia's new-car market.

Keeping you in the loop, Tegan Lawson presents a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage, with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews.

What happened in the week ending May 12, 2017? Catch our video above, and links to the full stories below.

THE WEEK IN NEWS

2018 Ford Edge, Ford Endura

The Ford Territory replacement is expected to be called the Endura. Although it is known as the Edge in other markets, the trademark is owned by Toyota in Australia.


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The 2018 Hyundai Kona has been snapped sans-camouflage while out and about on a promotional shoot. The new small SUV is expected to be on sale in Australia by the end of the year.


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The all-new 2017 Honda Civic hatch has arrived, an Orange Edition is also available, of which only 100 will be produced.


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The 2017 BMW 1 Series update has been revealed ahead of its global launch in July.


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The upcoming Mazda CX-8 is not bound for Australia; the Japanese built crossover will remain exclusive to the local market.


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The Nissan Navara-based SUV is under consideration for Australia, but not a prime focus for the brand here.


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Nissan’s Pro-Pilot semi-autonomous driving technology could make its Australian debut on the facelifted 2018 Nissan Qashqai.


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The 2018 Volkswagen Arteon will be equipped with Emergency Assist 2.0 that can pull the car over if the driver passes out or dozes off.


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The 2018 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 has been spied testing at the Nurburgring Nordschleife.


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Clad in full-body camouflage and false panels, the 2018 Mercedes-AMG ‘GT’ was spotted cruising around on public roads.


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What do you get if you mix a rally enthusiast, a 1998 Subaru Impreza and a construction site? A whole lot of awesome.


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