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2021 Lexus LC updates revealed, Australian details inbound
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9th Apr 2020
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2021 Lexus LC updates revealed, Australian details inbound

Lexus has announced upgrades for its sports flagship LC coupe in the North American market, and while local details are still to be revealed, a Lexus Australia spokesperson has confirmed we can expect to learn more in the coming months. While the changes remain relatively minor for the US model, revisions have been made to the model's infotainment, colour palette options, suspension, driver aid tech, and transmission mapping.
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Liam Murphy
Coronavirus accelerates shift to virtual showrooms, video links and online sales
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8th Apr 2020
3 min read

Coronavirus accelerates shift to virtual showrooms, video links and online sales

Hundreds of car dealers across Australia have rolled out “contactless” technology for sales, quotes and finance applications – in some cases connecting to customers via video demonstrations. The initial take-up of the technology has been so successful many dealers contacted by CarAdvice say they will continue to offer the service even after the coronavirus lockdown periods are over.
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Joshua Dowling
Polestar Precept concept: new images deepen the drool factor
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8th Apr 2020
2 min read

Polestar Precept concept: new images deepen the drool factor

UPDATE: Volvo's performance spin-off, Polestar, has released new images of its Precept concept. We've added the new images here, but the article is otherwise unchanged. February 26: Polestar, the all-electric performance brand spun out of the Volvo business in 2017, has unveiled a first look at its next-generation design and technology plans: the Precept concept.
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Mike Stevens
2020 VW Caddy Urban Edition on sale in Australia
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7th Apr 2020
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2020 VW Caddy Urban Edition on sale in Australia

Volkswagen has just launched an upmarket alternative to its bread-and-butter Caddy offering, in the form of the Urban Edition. Limited to 70 units, the $36,990 (drive-away) Caddy Urban Edition brings with it some tech and styling that’s aimed squarely at inner-city small-to-medium enterprises.
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Justin Narayan
Toyota recalls 45,683 cars due to fuel pump issue
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6th Apr 2020
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Toyota recalls 45,683 cars due to fuel pump issue

Toyota Australia has issued a recall of 45,683 of its Camry (GSV70), Corolla (ZRE172), FJ Cruiser (GSJ15), Kluger (GSU50 and GSU55), HiLux (TGN121), Prado (GRJ150) and Landcruiser (URJ202) models spanning model-years 2013-2019. Affected vehicles were sold between 11 October 2013 and 3 April 2020. Lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), the defect relates to a fuel pump that may fail.
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Liam Murphy