CarAdvice podcast 71: Tony Crawford reviews the Stinger!

PLUS: BMW 530d joins Victoria Police, Rally co-driver John McCarthy, WRX STI v Golf R and reader comments!
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In the studio this week is Mandy Turner, Paul Maric, and Dave Zalstein.

Paul has his say on Victoria Police's choice on its next patrol car being a BMW 530d.

Also in car news, Ford Fiesta has been axed in the US, and Australian prospects are still unclear.

Plus, the 2018 BMW X3 pricing and specs have been revealed, Hyundai ute is confirmed for after 2020, Mazda confirms a new rotary concept for the 2017 Tokyo motor show, and Ford and Mahindra are to team up in developing markets.

Tony Crawford reviews the Kia Stinger and drove it on and off the race track.

Dave attended the 2017 World Rally Championship in Coffs Harbour and spoke to Harry Bates's co-driver, John McCarthy, who has debuted their new Toyota Yaris rally car.

The Mercedes-AMG GT R track review gets some love in reader comments.

New research reveals Aussies spend 30 minutes a week looking for parking, and we speak to Mark Whitmore from HERE Technologies to find out about a new technology that will make parking much easier.

Lastly, Dave and Paul compare the Subaru WRX STI Spec R and Volkswagen Golf R.

PLUS: Want to phone in and leave a question to be played on the show and answered by our team? Now you can! Dial 0434 690 099 (or +61 434 690 099 if you’re overseas) to leave us a voice message. No texts, folks!

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