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Melbourne Water chases zero emissions, commits to EVs
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16th Oct 2019
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Melbourne Water chases zero emissions, commits to EVs

Melbourne Water will stop purchasing internal-combustion vehicles immediately where an electric vehicle alternative is available, as part of its move to be carbon neutral by 2030. According to Melbourne Water, the Victorian water sector is the single largest source of emissions for the State Government, with Melbourne water accounting for 51 per cent of the total output.
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Paul Maric
2020 Lexus LC Convertible spied
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16th Oct 2019
1 min read

2020 Lexus LC Convertible spied

No, that's not the concept. Lexus has been snapped shooting a commercial for its upcoming 2020 LC Convertible, and looks just as show-stopping as we'd hoped. Set for reveal at the Tokyo motor show, the LC Convertible is exactly what you'd expect – a drop-top version of the LC500 coupe, with power (hopefully) from a free-revving Yamaha V8 and/or the LC500h's V6 hybrid system.
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Scott Collie
2020 Toyota Yaris exterior leaked without disguise
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15th Oct 2019
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2020 Toyota Yaris exterior leaked without disguise

Leaked photos of the next-generation Toyota Yaris completely undisguised were published online overnight. Like earlier spy photos, this car features flared wheel arches and a curvaceous body. From these images posted by Newsauto we can the new Yaris has LED headlights, a large, gaping grille, and an aggressively-cut front bumper.
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Derek Fung
Renault Alaskan ute axed from Australia, could switch to Mitsubishi Triton platform
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15th Oct 2019
2 min read

Renault Alaskan ute axed from Australia, could switch to Mitsubishi Triton platform

The Renault Alaskan ute has been officially ruled out from being introduced in Australia – but the brand is likely to replace it with a rebodied version of the Mitsubishi Triton, after Mitsubishi recently joined the Renault-Nissan alliance.
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Joshua Dowling
New recall of 80,000 Volkswagen, Audi and Skoda cars with DSG gearboxes – some for the second time in six years
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14th Oct 2019
3 min read

New recall of 80,000 Volkswagen, Audi and Skoda cars with DSG gearboxes – some for the second time in six years

Volkswagen, Audi and Skoda are recalling a total of more than 80,000 cars with DSG dual clutch automatic gearboxes because some are slipping into “limp home” mode and can’t be restarted without the help of a mechanic armed with diagnostics equipment. The latest DSG recall – yet to be announced on the Federal Government’s recall website – includes about 62,000 Volkswagens, 14,000 Audis and 4500 Skodas.
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Joshua Dowling
2020 Porsche Taycan 4S revealed
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14th Oct 2019
2 min read

2020 Porsche Taycan 4S revealed

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Scott Collie
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14th Oct 2019
2 min read

2020 Porsche Taycan 4S revealed

Porsche Taycan 2019
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Scott Collie