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2020 Jeep Renegade plug-in hybrid confirmed
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8th Oct 2018
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2020 Jeep Renegade plug-in hybrid confirmed

The Jeep Renegade plug-in hybrid has been confirmed for a 2020 launch, although details about its new drivetrain have yet be revealed. The new variant will be produced alongside the existing petrol and diesel versions of the Renegade and Fiat 500X, its twin under the skin, at Fiat Chrysler's Melfi plant in southern Italy. Pre-production models of the plug-in hybrid Renegade will roll down the line in 2019, with the car set to be available from early 2020.
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Derek Fung
Mini Cooper S GT Edition revealed for France
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8th Oct 2018
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Mini Cooper S GT Edition revealed for France

Mini France has revealed the Cooper S GT Edition, a special version of the 3 Door Hatch that celebrates the iconic Mini 1275GT built between 1969 and 1980. Limited to 150 units all destined for the French market, the GT Edition gets unique appointments like grey stripes for the bonnet, boot and sides with GT lettering and checkerboard pattern, and red accents for the front and rear spoilers with 'GT' branding.
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James Wong
McLaren 720S Track Pack revealed
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8th Oct 2018
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McLaren 720S Track Pack revealed

McLaren Automotive has revealed the 720S Track Pack, a new specification designed to take the twin-turbo supercar to "the next level". Following from the Track Pack specification recently launched for the 570S, the 720S Track Pack brings functional and cosmetic upgrades, along with a weight saving of 24 kilograms. It's based on the 720S Performance variant, 'super-lightweight' 10-spoke forged alloy wheels, MSO Defined gloss carbon-fibre rear spoiler and a sports exhaust system.
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James Wong
The week’s top news stories: October 5, 2018
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6th Oct 2018
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The week’s top news stories: October 5, 2018

The automotive news wheel is always turning. If you’re not constantly checking CarAdvice – which you should be doing, by the way – it can be easy for some headlines to slip through the cracks. To make sure you haven’t missed anything important, we’ve gathered what we reckon are the hottest news stories from this week, right here. Check them out, and let us know what caught your eye.
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Chris Gething
Holden Time Attack Concept Racer revealed - UPDATE: Video added!
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6th Oct 2018
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Holden Time Attack Concept Racer revealed - UPDATE: Video added!

Holden has revealed its Time Attack Concept Racer, a virtual track weapon designed in-house by the brand's design and engineering teams, celebrating the 50th anniversary of its first win at Mount Panorama. Think of it as a Vision Gran Turismo sort of vehicle, with futuristic and spaceship-like design elements, along with a wild all-electric powertrain.
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James Wong
Jaguar XJR575 killed in Europe by WLTP
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5th Oct 2018
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Jaguar XJR575 killed in Europe by WLTP

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Chris Gething
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5th Oct 2018
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Jaguar XJR575 killed in Europe by WLTP

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Chris Gething