CarAdvice podcast 88: Our CEO talks cars we own

PLUS: New Polo pricing, Eclipse Cross review, Levorg v Octavia, and 'guess the exhaust' has been guessed!  
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In the studio, this week with Mandy Turner is Mike Costello and Mike Stevens.

Included in car news, stricter fuel standards are set to bring cleaner cars to Aussie roads, Jeep designer says Cherokee was ready for a makeover, and the Lancer will be gone by the end of 2018.

The Commodore receives a 5-star ANCAP rating, Haval Australia is planning a new SUV range by 2021 and EVs by 2022, and the 2018 Volkswagen Polo pricing and specs have been announced.

Mike Costello reviews Mitsubishi's new SUV, the Eclipse Cross. Guess the exhaust has been guessed and Jamie Wilson walks away with a CarAdvice prize pack!

Trent Nikolic compares two wagons: the Subaru Levorg STI Sport and Skoda Octavia RS245.

CarAdvice CEO Andrew Beecher talks about the cars we own, and announces a new European hatch to our fleet.

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