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Lamborghini RAV4? Ferrari Prius? Toyotas transformed into Italian look-a-likes
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5th May 2020
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Lamborghini RAV4? Ferrari Prius? Toyotas transformed into Italian look-a-likes

They say imitation is the ultimate form of flattery, though we're not sure what Italian supercar makers Ferrari and Lamborghini would make of this lot. Japanese bodykit company Albermo has transformed the new Toyota RAV4 into a pretend Lamborghini Urus, and the current generation Toyota Prius into a Ferrari of some kind. The ‘XR51’ bodykit (shown above) fits a Lamborghini Urus SUV inspired front bumper onto the current fifth generation Toyota RAV4.
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Liam Murphy
Surprise winners in April 2020: not all car sales went backwards in record low month
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5th May 2020
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Surprise winners in April 2020: not all car sales went backwards in record low month

Sales of US-style Ram pick-ups increased in April 2020 as the rest of the car market slammed the brakes due to coronavirus lockdowns. Industry analysts believe the Federal Government’s $150,000 instant asset write-off is behind the surge, which saw Ram pick-up sales increase by 14.1 per cent in April (from 156 to 178) in a market that was down by 48.5 per cent.
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Joshua Dowling
Car industry calls for extension to $150,000 instant asset write-off 
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4th May 2020
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Car industry calls for extension to $150,000 instant asset write-off 

The Australian Automotive Dealers Association has called on the Federal Government to extend the $150,000 instant asset write-off to businesses for another six to 12 months.
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Joshua Dowling
Remembering an electric trailblazer – the Mercedes-Benz 190E
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3rd May 2020
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Remembering an electric trailblazer – the Mercedes-Benz 190E

The forthcoming Mercedes-Benz EQS might be at the forefront of electric vehicle design and implementation, but the electrified three-pointed star may have shone a little less brightly if it wasn’t for a pioneering EV test 30 years ago this week, featuring none other than the W201 190E.
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James Ward
Ken Block unveils next Gymkhana Mustang in black and white
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3rd May 2020
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Ken Block unveils next Gymkhana Mustang in black and white

Drift king Ken Block has unveiled what the star of his next Gymkhana video could look like, releasing high resolution, computer generated images of a wild-looking Ford Mustang from the 1980s.
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Joshua Dowling