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VW revives the Beach Buggy – and it’s electric
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4th Mar 2019
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VW revives the Beach Buggy – and it’s electric

Volkswagen has revived the iconic beach buggy, unveiling the modern 'ID. Buggy' sand-blaster on the eve of the 2019 Geneva motor show. While it’s only a concept car for now, VW executives say it is "70 per cent" production ready and only a few years away. The modern Beach Buggy shows how serious Volkswagen is about getting doubters across the line with its vision for an electric future.
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Joshua Dowling
Pininfarina Battista electric hypercar revealed at Geneva
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4th Mar 2019
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Pininfarina Battista electric hypercar revealed at Geneva

While Pininfarina is one of the most famous names in car design, having penned hundreds of models for carmakers big and small, including most of Ferrari's back catalogue, it has never produced a car carrying its own name. Until now.
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Mike Duff
2019 Mercedes-AMG GT R Roadster revealed
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4th Mar 2019
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2019 Mercedes-AMG GT R Roadster revealed

Mercedes-AMG has revealed the limited-edition GT R Roadster,blending the track-focused nature of the GT R coupe with the thrills of open-top motoring. Just 750 examples will be produced, with power coming from the same 430kW/700Nm 4.0-litre bi-turbo V8 as the GT R coupe. The company claims the drop-top GT R can hit 100km/h from a standstill in just 3.6 seconds (the same as the coupe), on its way to a top speed of 317km/h – just 1km/h shy of the coupe's vmax.
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James Wong
2020 Volkswagen Golf spied
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3rd Mar 2019
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2020 Volkswagen Golf spied

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James Wong
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3rd Mar 2019
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2020 Volkswagen Golf spied

Volkswagen Golf 2019
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James Wong
2019 BMW X7 to launch in Australia with two diesel models
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3rd Mar 2019
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2019 BMW X7 to launch in Australia with two diesel models

The 2019 BMW X7 will launch in Australia with surprisingly sharp pricing, and two diesel models initially. In a departure from recent new – or refreshed – model launches, BMW Australia has announced the entry-level model will be available from launch, starting under $120k, rather than launching with higher-spec models and parachuting the entry-level model in later.
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Trent Nikolic
Toyota Supra GT4 Concept unveiled
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3rd Mar 2019
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Toyota Supra GT4 Concept unveiled

The Toyota GR Supra GT4 Concept will make its debut at the 2019 Geneva motor show, which gets under way this week. Developed by Gazoo Racing, Toyota's European racing arm, with the FIA's GT4 racing series in mind, the Supra GT4 Concept rides on race-ready five-hole OZ 18-inch wheels. The suspension also features competition-grade shocks, springs, and anti-roll bars, while the brakes have been sourced from Brembo.
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Derek Fung