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2019 Audi e-tron interior revealed
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4th Jul 2018
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2019 Audi e-tron interior revealed

Audi has revealed the interior of its upcoming e-tron electric SUV, amid speculation its launch has been delayed after CEO Rupert Stadler was arrested over the risk of 'evidence suppression'. The car's cabin doesn't break too significantly with Audi's new design language, combining sharp-edged horizontal lines with enough touchscreens to make a fingerprint-phobe break into a cold sweat.
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Scott Collie
Aston Martin Valkyrie "a contender" for Nurburgring record
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4th Jul 2018
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Aston Martin Valkyrie "a contender" for Nurburgring record

Christian Horner, principal of the Red Bull Racing team, reckons the Aston Martin Valkyrie is capable of toppling the Nurburgring Nordschleife lap record recently set by the Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo. Speaking with Race Fans, Horner argued a Formula One car would not be capable of beating Porsche's record, instead telling the publication the 919 Evo has already eclipsed the track capability of F1 racers.
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James Wong
2019 Renault Megane RS pricing and specs
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3rd Jul 2018
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2019 Renault Megane RS pricing and specs

Renault Australia has announced pricing and specifications for the incoming Megane RS, ahead of its September arrival Down Under. Pricing will kick off with the RS280 manual at $44,990 before on-road costs, jumping to $47,490 for the RS280 dual-clutch. In standard 'RS280' trim, you'll get a 1.8-litre four-cylinder turbo petrol sending 205kW and 390Nm to the front wheels, along with four-wheel steering and and a 'standard' suspension setup.
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Scott Collie
Seat Leon Cupra: WLTP regulations force power cut
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3rd Jul 2018
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Seat Leon Cupra: WLTP regulations force power cut

The new Worldwide harmonised Light vehicle Testing Procedure (WLTP)testing regime has forced Seat to detune its Leon Cupra 300 and create the Cupra 290. First reported by the UK's Auto Express, the company has confirmed the front-wheel drive versions of the Leon Cupra will lose 10 horsepower (7kW) to comply with new WLTP regulations (now 290bhp/216kW), though the all-wheel drive Leon Cupra ST wagon will maintain its 300hp (224kW) power output.
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James Wong
Honda CR-V +Sport arrives from $32,490
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3rd Jul 2018
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Honda CR-V +Sport arrives from $32,490

Honda Australia has released the CR-V +Sport special edition this week, priced from $32,490 plus on-road costs. Similar in concept to the Jazz +Sport announced earlier today, the limited-edition CR-V adds styling and equipment enhancements over the entry-level VTi variant. Honda claims the +Sport brings a claimed $4100 of additional specification compared to the base car, for a $1900 price increase.
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James Wong