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Hyundai Ioniq Electric, Kona Electric top real-world range tests
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8th Nov 2018
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Hyundai Ioniq Electric, Kona Electric top real-world range tests

The Hyundai Ioniq Electric and Kona Electric have begun rolling out across the company's export markets, and new tests from the UK have seen the Korean EVs perform strongly in terms of real-world range. Britain's What Car? recently announced the results of its 'Real Range' tests for electric cars currently available in the UK, complementing the firm's existing 'True MPG' tests for combustion-powered vehicles.
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James Wong
Nissan Frontier Sentinel concept revealed
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8th Nov 2018
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Nissan Frontier Sentinel concept revealed

The Nissan Frontier Sentinel concept has been revealed at the São Paulo motor show, designed by the company's Brazilian design studio as a rugged rescue vehicle that can handle any terrain. Finished in eye-catching Thunder Blue, the Frontier Sentinel is based on the standard Frontier dual-cab ute – known locally as the Navara.
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James Wong
Biomega Sin: Danish bike maker's first electric car unveiled
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7th Nov 2018
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Biomega Sin: Danish bike maker's first electric car unveiled

Danish bike maker Biomega has revealed the Sin, a new stripped-back electric vehicle that also happens to be its first four-wheeled product. Biomega has taken Scandinavian minimalism to new levels with its first automotive design, arguing it deliberately rejected "superfluous styling in favour of low cost, comfort and sustainability".
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Derek Fung
2019 Audi S3 spied again
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7th Nov 2018
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2019 Audi S3 spied again

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James Wong
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7th Nov 2018
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2019 Audi S3 spied again

Audi S3 2018, Audi A3 2018
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James Wong
2012-13 Toyota 86 recalled
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7th Nov 2018
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2012-13 Toyota 86 recalled

Toyota Australia has issued a recall notice for the 2012-13 86, over concerns about the valve springs in their engines. The campaign is the same one we reported on the Subaru BRZ, Impreza, Forester and XV this morning. The issue could make the valve springs crack, resulting in a sudden power loss while driving and a risk of the vehicle not restarting. A total of 5407 units are included in the campaign – a VIN list is attached here.
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Scott Collie
Motorists set a very high bar for autonomous safety - survey
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7th Nov 2018
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Motorists set a very high bar for autonomous safety - survey

The general public has very, very high expectations for autonomous vehicle safety, according to a survey from toll-road operator EastLink. The latest EastLink survey has revealed 37 per cent of female and 28 per cent of male motorists said the minimum level of safety autonomous vehicles should offer is a promise of 100 per cent safety,
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Scott Collie