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Toyota tops the list, Tesla climbs the ranks in Australia's most trusted car brands
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27th May 2020
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Toyota tops the list, Tesla climbs the ranks in Australia's most trusted car brands

Japanese car giant Toyota has once again been named the most trusted car brand in Australia, but consumers have increasing faith in electric-car challenger brand Tesla – and 'distrust' Holden and Volkswagen, new research has found. According to automotive and transport data from Roy Morgan's annual Risk Report for 2020 – an annual survey of more than 7000 respondents – Toyota is held in high regard, followed by Mazda in second place and Tesla in third place.
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Susannah Guthrie
China's next-generation LDV T60 teased in leaked images
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27th May 2020
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China's next-generation LDV T60 teased in leaked images

Chinese car giant SAIC has released an image of a concept vehicle that is believed to be the next-generation LDV T60 ute. Overseas reports claim the teaser image has been released ahead of an expected unveiling later this year. The concept sketch shows a double cab chassis with much sleeker styling than the current LDV T60, and a roof-mounted storage pod.
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Liam Murphy
2021 Mercedes-AMG E53 4Matic+ coupe and convertible unveiled
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26th May 2020
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2021 Mercedes-AMG E53 4Matic+ coupe and convertible unveiled

Mercedes-AMG has given its E53 coupe and convertible a mid-life facelift, with the refreshed two-door models expected to arrive in Australia in October. The 2021 Mercedes-AMG E53 carries over the same 3.0-litre six-cylinder engine used in the current model, equipped with a conventional turbocharger and an electronic turbocharger. Outputs remain unchanged at 320KW and 520Nm, with a nine-speed AMG-tuned automatic transmission sending power to all wheels through the 4Matic+ system.
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Liam Murphy
2021 Mercedes-Benz GLB price and specs - UPDATE
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26th May 2020
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2021 Mercedes-Benz GLB price and specs - UPDATE

UPDATE: The 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLB is now on sale in Australia. Read our review here. May 20, 2020: Mercedes-Benz has announced price and equipment lists for the new GLB seven-seat small SUV ahead of its Australian showroom arrival next month. The Mercedes-Benz GLB will be available in three model grades, beginning at $59,900 plus on-road costs for the GLB 200 and $73,900 plus on-road costs for the GLB 250 4Matic. These models are expected to arrive next month.
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Liam Murphy
Mercedes: carbon-neutral production starts with electric car batteries
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25th May 2020
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Mercedes: carbon-neutral production starts with electric car batteries

Mercedes-Benz has brought forward its bold plan to introduce carbon-neutral vehicle production – and is trying to find a more efficient way to manufacture 500,000 battery packs per year for its range of electric cars which, experts say, is an “energy intensive process”. “It would defy the purpose of an electric vehicle if you used too much CO2 to produce it,” Mercedes-Benz CEO Ola Källenius told international media during a video conference overnight.
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Joshua Dowling
Maserati MC20 supercar teased again
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25th May 2020
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Maserati MC20 supercar teased again

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Liam Murphy
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25th May 2020
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Maserati MC20 supercar teased again

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Liam Murphy