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2014-15 & 2018-19 Mercedes-Benz C-Class recalled
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28th May 2019
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2014-15 & 2018-19 Mercedes-Benz C-Class recalled

Mercedes-Benz Australia has issued a recall for the 2014-15 and 2018-19 C-Class models over concerns the steering could lock. The manufacturer says the steering system in affected vehicles may have lock nuts "with possible production deviations", which could break. If the condition occurs, the steering could lock, posing a hazard to the driver and increasing the risk of an accident.
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James Wong
ANCAP: New HiAce, Nissan Leaf get 5-star crash safety ratings
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27th May 2019
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ANCAP: New HiAce, Nissan Leaf get 5-star crash safety ratings

Independent crash testing authority ANCAP has released safety ratings for the new Toyota HiAce and Nissan Leaf, both scoring the full five stars. Both vehicles managed over 90% for adult occupant protection, with the HiAce impressing further with an 84% rating for vulnerable road users, too.
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James Wong
Fiat builds 500,000th 500X
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27th May 2019
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Fiat builds 500,000th 500X

The Fiat 500X has celebrated a production milestone, with the 500,000th example rolling down the assembly line in Melfi, Italy, over the weekend. Befitting of the special occasion, the milestone vehicle was a special-edition model, the 500X 120th edition, which celebrates the brand's 120th anniversary.
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James Wong
2019 Mazda 6 pricing and specs
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26th May 2019
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2019 Mazda 6 pricing and specs

Mazda Australia has announced some subtle updates for the Mazda 6 mid-sizer, just 12 months after the refreshed model went on sale Down Under.
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James Wong
Car industry slams Victoria’s proposed tax on vehicles over $100,000 - UPDATE
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26th May 2019
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Car industry slams Victoria’s proposed tax on vehicles over $100,000 - UPDATE

The car industry has slammed a proposal by the Victorian Government to slug vehicles priced over $100,000 with an additional tax – on top of the 10 per cent GST on the total cost and 33 per cent Luxury Car Tax already charged on every dollar above $66,331. UPDATE, 27/5/19: The Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) has made a statement regarding the proposed changes to taxes on new vehicles in Victoria. See bottom of article for details.
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Joshua Dowling
2020 Mercedes-AMG GLB45 spied
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25th May 2019
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2020 Mercedes-AMG GLB45 spied

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James Wong
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25th May 2019
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2020 Mercedes-AMG GLB45 spied

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