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2019 Honda CR-V VTi-S will get AEB from January
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30th Nov 2018
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2019 Honda CR-V VTi-S will get AEB from January

Honda Australia has announced it will add the Honda Sensing technology suite – incorporating assistance features like autonomous emergency and adaptive cruise control – to the 2019 CR-V VTi-S from the start of next year. The move means the active safety equipment will be standard fit on every all-wheel drive variant (the other being the flagship VTi-LX) of the top-selling CR-V locally from January 1, though it's still limited to two variants out of six.
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James Wong
Ferrari SP3JC unveiled
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29th Nov 2018
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Ferrari SP3JC unveiled

The Ferrari SP3JC has been revealed, created as a bespoke commission for an unnamed customer who wanted a "pure, uncompromising roadster" using the the chassis and drivetrain of the F12 TdF. This means there's a 6.3-litre V12 up front cranking out 574kW of power and 705Nm of torque to the rear wheels via a seven-speed dual-clutch transmission. Ferrari says the car's unique open-top body harks back to the company's V12 spiders from the 1950s and 1960s.
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Derek Fung
Lexus LF-1 Limitless concept could spawn Urus rival - report
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29th Nov 2018
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Lexus LF-1 Limitless concept could spawn Urus rival - report

Lexus could be working on a new flagship crossover to take on the likes of the Lamborghini Urus, according to a new report from Japan. Spyder7 reckons the luxury brand is looking into a high-performance crossover, which could be revealed in production form as early as 2020 before going on sale the following year. The publication earmarks the LF-1 Limitless concept (pictured) revealed at this year's Detroit motor show as a preview for the rumoured SUV.
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James Wong
Mazda design 'less digital, more handcrafted’
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29th Nov 2018
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Mazda design 'less digital, more handcrafted’

Mazda says its design language is focused on originality and the art of human creation, eschewing the current trend for a more digital design process, which it says leads to most modern cars looking similar. Speaking with CarAdvice at the Los Angeles motor show, Mazda design boss, Ikuo Maeda, said continuous focus on becoming a more premium offering in the mainstream market has forced the brand's design team to raise its game.
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Alborz Fallah
2019 Mercedes-AMG GT R Pro, GT update unveiled
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28th Nov 2018
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2019 Mercedes-AMG GT R Pro, GT update unveiled

The updated Mercedes-AMG GT and a new GT R Pro variant have been unveiled at the 2018 Los Angeles motor show. The new Mercedes-AMG GT R Pro is a limited edition model said to incorporate learnings from AMG's GT3 and GT4 race cars, adapted for life on the road. As such, the driver is able to mechanically set (without tools) the suspension's spring pre-load length, and adjust the compression and rebound rate of the dampers. Above, top, below: Mercedes-AMG GT R Pro.
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Derek Fung
2020 Jeep Gladiator unveiled
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28th Nov 2018
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2020 Jeep Gladiator unveiled

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Derek Fung
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28th Nov 2018
3 min read

2020 Jeep Gladiator unveiled

Jeep Gladiator 2018
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