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2018 Mercedes-Benz B-Class, CLA recalled
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30th Jan 2019
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2018 Mercedes-Benz B-Class, CLA recalled

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30th Jan 2019
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2018 Mercedes-Benz B-Class, CLA recalled

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Electric vehicles: Senate Committee calls for national EV sales target, tighter emissions standards
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30th Jan 2019
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Electric vehicles: Senate Committee calls for national EV sales target, tighter emissions standards

The Senate Select Committee on Electric Vehicles has called for a firm national electric vehicle sales target and tighter emissions standards to drive adoption of battery-powered vehicles in Australia. Most prominently, the report calls for national EV targets for "light passenger vehicles, light commercial vehicles and metropolitan buses", as a way to demonstrate a firm commitment to accelerating electric uptake in Australia.
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Steering wheels are four times dirtier than toilet seats - study
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30th Jan 2019
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Steering wheels are four times dirtier than toilet seats - study

A new survey has shed some light on how disgusting the average steering wheel is, suggesting it's four times dirtier than a public toilet seat. With 629 colony-forming units (CFU) of bacteria per square centimetre, it's also six times filthier than an average smartphone screen, and twice as bad as public elevator buttons. According to the research, 12 per cent of Americans never clean the inside of their cars, in spite of the potential for bacteria growth.
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Citroen Origins: Limited-edition models unveiled
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29th Jan 2019
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Citroen Origins: Limited-edition models unveiled

Citroen has revealed a set of limited-run Origins edition cars, designed to celebrate 100 years since its foundation. Based on the C1, C3, C3 Aircross, C-Elysee, C4 SpaceTourer and C4 Cactus, the cars have been treated to a raft of cosmetic upgrades. To start with, there are three exterior colours on offer: White, Grey, and Black.
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Scott Collie
Fiat Chrysler launching car-sharing service using Jeep brand
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29th Jan 2019
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Fiat Chrysler launching car-sharing service using Jeep brand

Fiat Chrysler is preparing to launch a three-month car-sharing trial for North American Jeep owners, as part of a partnership with Avis. According to reporting in The Detroit News, the company is partnering with Avis Budget Group on a three-month subscription service, allowing owners to swap their cars for other vehicles in the FCA umbrella.
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Scott Collie
Lotus to partner with Williams Engineering for electrified drivetrains
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28th Jan 2019
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Lotus to partner with Williams Engineering for electrified drivetrains

In a statement released overnight Lotus and Williams confirmed a technical partnership where they will "share research and development into advanced propulsion technologies". Official details about the full extent of the partnership are thin on the ground, but it should be noted, Williams has experience in battery technology and electric drivetrains through its involvement in Formula E. Backed by new majority owner Geely, Lotus is developing an electric hypercar, codenamed Omega.
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2020 BMW i4 spied
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28th Jan 2019
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2020 BMW i4 spied

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Derek Fung
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28th Jan 2019
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2020 BMW i4 spied

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