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Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison revealed
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8th Sep 2018
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Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison revealed

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Chris Gething
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8th Sep 2018
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Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison revealed

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Chris Gething
VFACTS: Five interesting things from August sales race
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7th Sep 2018
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VFACTS: Five interesting things from August sales race

The Australian new vehicle market has cooled off this year, down ever so slightly to 786,294 units as of the end of August. While you can read our latest monthly wrap in all its detail here, here are five smaller factoids that grabbed this writer’s eye from the year’s eighth month. Segment dominators: Sales figures, called VFACTS, break the market up into various segments of similar vehicles. Most segments are closely fought, but a few cars generally dominate their little corner.
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Mike Costello
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace recalled
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7th Sep 2018
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2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace recalled

e Volkswagen has recalled the seven-seat Tiguan Allspace again, this time over concerns about the rear shock absorbers. According to the company, the gas-filled shock absorbers on the rear axle may have an incorrect weld on their lower securing eye, which could come loose and affect the car's handling, posing an accident risk. A total of 39 cars are affected in the campaign – a VIN list is attached here.
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Scott Collie
Mercedes-Benz GL, GLE, GLS, ML recalled
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7th Sep 2018
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Mercedes-Benz GL, GLE, GLS, ML recalled

Mercedes-Benz Australia has recalled its ML, GL, GLE and GLS model lines over concerns certain vehicles could spring oil leaks. The manufacturer reports that oil foam may develop "under dynamic operating conditions" in the oil reservoir of affected vehicles, if the oil level drops too low.
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James Wong
2018-19 Holden Equinox recalled
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7th Sep 2018
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2018-19 Holden Equinox recalled

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James Wong
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7th Sep 2018
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2018-19 Holden Equinox recalled

Holden Equinox 2018
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James Wong
Hyundai i30 facelift revealed for Europe
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7th Sep 2018
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Hyundai i30 facelift revealed for Europe

Hyundai Europe has revealed its refreshed 2019 i30 range this week, complete with a new look and a cleaner diesel engine. For the new model year, Hyundai's European division has given the i30 hatchback and wagon lines an updated bumper from the i30 Fastback, which incorporates a new LED daytime-running lights signature. In addition to the minor design update, European i30 buyers can now choose from two new colours for the hatch and wagon – Stellar Blue and Olivine Grey.
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James Wong
Subaru won't rule out return of a 'hot' Forester
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6th Sep 2018
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Subaru won't rule out return of a 'hot' Forester

Despite dropping turbocharged petrol and diesel options from the 2019 Forester, Subaru won't rule out the return of a performance variant of its new-gen SUV in the future. Speaking to CarAdvice at the launch of the all-new Forester, Subaru Australia boss Colin Christie said that while a hot Forester isn't available at the moment, it's not a firm no for the future.
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Paul Maric