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Alieno Arcanum – Bulgarian company 'confirms' 3850kW hypercar
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14th Oct 2020
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Alieno Arcanum – Bulgarian company 'confirms' 3850kW hypercar

Alieno – a near-unheard-of technology company based in the tiny Bulgarian village of Slashten – claims it is set to launch a 3840kW/8880Nm electric hypercar named the Arcanum. What’s more, the company is now taking preorders for the vehicle and says cars can be delivered in as little as 18 months.
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William Davis
2021 KTM X-BOW GTX launched with radical 'jet fighter' canopy, confirmed for Australia
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14th Oct 2020
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2021 KTM X-BOW GTX launched with radical 'jet fighter' canopy, confirmed for Australia

The 2021 KTM X-BOW GTX has been officially launched, equipped with a 'jet fighter' canopy and hypercar-rivalling power-to-weight figures. The external aesthetic is defined by exposed carbon fibre panelling, a large front splitter, and a gooseneck-mounted rear spoiler. To reduce drag on the KTM, traditional wing mirrors are replaced with rear-view cameras projecting to internal display screens.
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William Davis
Nine announces brand relaunch for DRIVE
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13th Oct 2020
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Nine announces brand relaunch for DRIVE

Nine has announced it will relaunch the Drive brand as part of a major strategic product rollout over the coming months, positioning Drive as the dominant consumer brand for its significant digital automotive offering. The new brand highlights Drive/CarAdvice’s unique position as a leader in the Australian new car space.
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James Ward
2022 Volvo XC90 may be company's last petrol-powered model – report
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13th Oct 2020
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2022 Volvo XC90 may be company's last petrol-powered model – report

The next-generation Volvo XC90 – which is expected to arrive in late 2021 or 2022 – may be the company's last to be powered by a traditional internal-combustion engine. In an interview with American publication Car and Driver, CEO of Volvo, Håkan Samuelsson, confirmed the third-generation XC90 would be offered with a petrol-electric hybrid powertrain – though it may be the last model to do so.
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Ben Zachariah
2021 GWM Ute: Australian debut confirmed for fourth quarter
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12th Oct 2020
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2021 GWM Ute: Australian debut confirmed for fourth quarter

The 2021 GWM Ute is coming to upset one of Australia's most popular vehicle segments. Great Wall Motors is rebranding as GWM, with the Chinese company announcing its new ute model will be known simply as the 'Ute'. Interestingly, all trim variants will begin with the name 'Cannon', previously reported as one potential model name for the new pick-up, along with 'Poer' (shown on the images in this story).
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Ben Zachariah