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2021 Nissan X-Trail leaked – UPDATE: June 15 unveiling announced
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13th Jun 2020
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2021 Nissan X-Trail leaked – UPDATE: June 15 unveiling announced

UPDATE: Nissan of America has confirmed a June 15 unveiling for its new Rogue, which should come to Australia in the coming months as the new-generation 2021 Nissan X-Trail. The big reveal is set to occur at 9am Eastern time in the US, or 11pm Australian Eastern Standard Time. A single teaser image, shown above, accompanied the announcement. The images further down, while not confirmed, are believed to be leaked marketing shots of the new model.
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Alex Misoyannis
Around the tracks: A valiant RX-7 rescue and a stolen Dodge Challenger
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12th Jun 2020
4 min read

Around the tracks: A valiant RX-7 rescue and a stolen Dodge Challenger

When we’re not creating it ourselves, the CarAdvice team spends a lot of time finding and consuming motoring content from all over the world. Here’s a handful of the photos, articles, videos or social media posts that most caught our eye last week. Some of them are brand new, others have been online for a while. Enjoy them – just not too much, okay? Just when you starting losing faith in humanity, a story like this one comes along to restore it.
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Susannah Guthrie
Video: New Peter Brock documentary 'Over the Top' set for release
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12th Jun 2020
1 min read

Video: New Peter Brock documentary 'Over the Top' set for release

An official trailer released overnight shows the first glimpse of a new documentary about Australian racing car driver Peter Brock. Set for cinematic release later this month, Brock: Over the Top was produced with the Brock family's endorsement, and includes an interview with his partner of 30 years, Bev. Interviews were also conducted with Brock's closest colleagues, family, and many of his peers throughout his long racing career.
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Ben Zachariah
Ford will introduce an electric car based on a Volkswagen in 2023
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11th Jun 2020
1 min read

Ford will introduce an electric car based on a Volkswagen in 2023

Ford has confirmed it will build an electric car based on one of Volkswagen’s electric car platforms by 2023. The announcement confirms reports last year speculating that Volkswagen would make its ‘MEB’ electric car platform available for use by Ford as part of an alliance between the US and German brands.
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Liam Murphy
2021 Subaru XV revealed in US with bigger engine, but no plans for Australia
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11th Jun 2020
1 min read

2021 Subaru XV revealed in US with bigger engine, but no plans for Australia

Subaru has given us a glimpse of what we could expect in the facelifted 2021 Subaru XV. The US-spec version of the Subaru XV – known in America as the Crosstrek – was announced this week with an optional 2.5-litre boxer engine. It's the same found locally in the Subaru Forester 2.5i, producing 136kW and 239Nm. As with the Forester, the 2.5-litre is only available in the Crosstrek with the CVT transmission.
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Ben Zachariah