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Isuzu Ute wins major customer satisfaction award
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22nd Feb 2019
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Isuzu Ute wins major customer satisfaction award

A car manufacturer took out Roy Morgan’s ‘Best of the Best’ trophy in its annual Australian Customer Satisfaction Award earlier this week, given to the company with the highest rating across all market categories. This winner was… Isuzu Ute (IUA), which managed a 96.1 per cent satisfaction score, nudging it ahead of supermarket Foodland (93.5 per cent), bottle shop Dan Murphy’s (93.3 per cent), the Heritage Bank (92.9 per cent), and insurer RACT (92.3 per cent).
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Mike Costello
Let's talk electric vehicles: a CarAdvice podcast special
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22nd Feb 2019
1 min read

Let's talk electric vehicles: a CarAdvice podcast special

Barely a week goes by without us talking about electric vehicles on the CarAdvice podcast. In this special, Mandy Turner hosts our panel with Paul Maric, Curt Dupriez and Jez Spinks while on location for our latest electric vehicle mega test. Topics include the future of EVs, battery longevity, different types of charging, build quality, pricing, servicing, infrastructure, range anxiety, and so much more. Listen to the podcast below, and let us know your thoughts in the comments below.
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Mandy Turner
2020 Volkswagen Transporter, Multivan, Caravelle revealed: Australian launch next year
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22nd Feb 2019
2 min read

2020 Volkswagen Transporter, Multivan, Caravelle revealed: Australian launch next year

Volkswagen has given its Transporter van a new look, with a fresh grille more closely aligned to models like the Touareg, a sportier looking bumper design, and squarer headlight units which flow directly into a new side badge and indicator element. Out the back there's LED driving lights integrated into the redesigned tail-lights graphics.
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Derek Fung
2019 Mazda 3 pricing and specs
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21st Feb 2019
5 min read

2019 Mazda 3 pricing and specs

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Mike Costello
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21st Feb 2019
5 min read

2019 Mazda 3 pricing and specs

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Mike Costello
Holden officially slams takeover talk but concedes it’s now a “challenger brand”
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21st Feb 2019
4 min read

Holden officially slams takeover talk but concedes it’s now a “challenger brand”

Holden boss Dave Buttner has officially dismissed talks of a takeover in the distribution of its cars – but in a shock move the former Number One has raised the white flag and admitted it is now a “challenger brand” in the wake of record low sales. In wide-ranging media interviews this week, Holden executives conceded the company needs to reinvent itself to remain relevant amid changing buyer tastes, and has even vowed to take on “keyboard warriors” who give it grief on social media.
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Joshua Dowling
Alfa Romeo to show new model in Geneva
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21st Feb 2019
2 min read

Alfa Romeo to show new model in Geneva

Alfa Romeo is planning to reveal something at the Geneva motor show next month, which the company says should give "a taste of what's next to come in the word of Italian performance and luxury". Speaking with Roadshow by CNET, company spokesperson, Berh Alexanian, indicated the brand will arrive at the Swiss event in "full force" with "something new up our sleeves as well".
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James Wong
SAIC Motor takes over MG in New Zealand
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21st Feb 2019
2 min read

SAIC Motor takes over MG in New Zealand

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James Wong
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21st Feb 2019
2 min read

SAIC Motor takes over MG in New Zealand

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James Wong