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Watch: Koenigsegg breaks the 0-400-0km/h record

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Watch: Koenigsegg breaks the 0-400-0km/h record

Last month, the Koenigsegg Regera became the fastest production car to ever run from 0-400-0km/h. Now, you can have a look at what went into the record-breaking run from behind the wheel. Driven by Sonny Persson, a Koenigsegg test driver, the run to 400km/h and back again was over in just 31...

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2020 Land Rover Defender 110 priced from $69,990
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2020 Land Rover Defender 110 priced from $69,990

The 2020 Land Rover Defender will be priced below $70,000 before on-road costs when it arrives in Australia, but you'll be able to pay upwards of $135,000 for a top-spec model. That makes even the base 2020 Defender more expensive than the limited-run Defender 110 Adventure Edition revealed in 2015, and pricier than the range-topping Jeep Wrangler...


2020 Hyundai i30 Fastback N spied
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2020 Hyundai i30 Fastback N spied

Hyundai's upcoming i30 N Fastback facelift has been snapped during testing, wearing the same aggressive face we've seen popping up on regular i30 prototypes. Although it's heavily camouflaged, we can make out a few details about the updated i30. For one, it appears the car will get a set of aggressive headlamps and a more angular grille than the current model...


2019 Suzuki Swift review: GL Navigator with Safety Pack
Rating: 7.410 /10
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2019 Suzuki Swift review: GL Navigator with Safety Pack

Seriously light, packed with features, and cute to boot, the Swift is a perpetual favourite for first-car buyers. But its value equation is starting to look shaky...

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2020 Mercedes-AMG GT pricing and specs
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2020 Mercedes-AMG GT pricing and specs

Mercedes-AMG has released pricing and specs for its updated two-door flagship, the GT. As with the pre-facelift GT, the updated model is powered by a 4.0-litre bi-turbo V8 making 384kW and 670Nm in 'base' GT S guise. All that grunt is sent to the rear wheels through a Mercedes-AMG seven-speed '7G-DCT' transmission...


2020 Porsche Taycan 4S revealed
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2020 Porsche Taycan 4S revealed

Porsche has released the most affordable version of its first-ever electric vehicle, the Taycan 4S, ahead of its arrival Down Under late in 2020. Pricing for the new model hasn't been confirmed, but expect the car to cost around $200,000 before on-road costs when it arrives next year...


Car News Daily: Your daily download
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Car News Daily: Your daily download

Plenty has happened in the world of car news over the last 24 hours. If you haven't had time to read all the news on CarAdvice.com, catch up on your way home with Car News Daily, as Scott Collie reads each news story word-for-word...


Around the Tracks: Bathurst, Formula 1, and first cars
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Around the Tracks: Bathurst, Formula 1, and first cars

When we’re not creating it ourselves, the CarAdvice team spends a lot of time finding and consuming motoring content from all over the world. Here’s a handful of the articles, videos and social media posts that most caught our eye last week. Some of them are brand-new, others have been online for a while. Enjoy them – just not too much, okay?


Volkswagen Group could sell Lamborghini - report
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Volkswagen Group could sell Lamborghini - report

The Volkswagen Group is considering selling or publicly listing Lamborghini, as it looks to consolidate its sprawling collection of brands. According to a report from Bloomberg, the Volkswagen Group wants to spend money more efficiently and stop crossover from brands under the 'group' umbrella. Part of that plan involves separating Lamborghini from the group by the end of 2020, the report says...


The week's top news stories: October 13, 2019
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The week's top news stories: October 13, 2019

The automotive news wheel is always turning. If you’re not constantly checking CarAdvice – which you should be doing, by the way – it can be easy for some headlines to slip through the cracks. To make sure you haven’t missed anything important, we’ve gathered what we reckon are the hottest news stories from this week, right here...


Lexus electric concept coming to Tokyo
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Lexus electric concept coming to Tokyo

Lexus has teased an all-electric concept, set to make its debut at the Tokyo motor show later this month. The as-yet unnamed BEV concept will offer "a glimpse into Lexus' future vision, which caters to consumers who are equally passionate about driving and uniquely crafted luxury experiences"...


2021 Toyota RAV4 PHEV: Plug-in SUV teased, not for Australia
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2021 Toyota RAV4 PHEV: Plug-in SUV teased, not for Australia

Toyota will bolster the RAV4 SUV line-up with a proper plug-in hybrid, but it looks unlikely to make the trip to Australia. A spokesperson for the brand today said "at this stage, we have no plans to introduce the RAV4 plug-in hybrid to Australia"...


2020 Audi Q3 pricing and specs
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2020 Audi Q3 pricing and specs

Audi has revealed pricing and specs for the 2020 Q3, which goes head-to-head with the Lexus UX and Volvo XC40 in the fast-growing compact luxury SUV class. Compared to the car it replaces, the new Q3 is a significantly bigger and higher-tech proposition. Two models will be offered, both powered by the same 1.4-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine making 110kW and 250Nm...


2017-19 Lamborghini Aventador S recalled
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2017-19 Lamborghini Aventador S recalled

Lamborghini has recalled the 2017-19 Aventador S and Aventador S Roadster, over concerns about the engine's ability to maintain idle. According to the company, a software fault means the engine might not maintain the minimum idle speed required to stay running. If the engine can't idle, it could stall...


2020 Nissan Navara N-Trek Warrior: Aussie-tuned hero revealed
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2020 Nissan Navara N-Trek Warrior: Aussie-tuned hero revealed

Australia's ute segment has continued its move upmarket, with Nissan Australia today revealing its new range-topping Navara N-Trek Warrior. Aimed at the the Toyota HiLux Rugged X, Ford Ranger Raptor and HSV SportsCat, the Warrior is a Navara N-Trek developed from the ground up with a range of off-road-ready components. "What's truly special is...