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Ford adds Waze connectivity to Sync 3 – UPDATE
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31st May 2018
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Ford adds Waze connectivity to Sync 3 – UPDATE

UPDATE (4/6/18): Ford Australia has confirmed that the Waze function is available Down Under. See bottom of article for details. Ford North America has announced a new function of its Sync 3 infotainment system – it can now project the Waze navigation app from an iPhone. Using the Sync AppLink system, owners can plug their iPhone in using the USB port and view the app's real-time traffic and navigation service on the touchscreen, and control it via voice commands.
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James Wong
Ford Fiesta RS "not necessary" - report
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31st May 2018
2 min read

Ford Fiesta RS "not necessary" - report

Ford has shut down recent rumours it's working on a more powerful Fiesta RS, with the company's European design boss ruling out such a model in a new report out of Europe. Speaking with Dutch publication AutoRAI, Amko Leenarts, design director for Ford of Europe, said: "The performance of the new Fiesta ST is already such a high level that a more powerful model is not necessary".
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James Wong
Audi e-tron to offer wing-mirror cameras
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31st May 2018
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Audi e-tron to offer wing-mirror cameras

Audi has continued its long teaser process for the e-tron electric SUV, releasing details this week about the measures taken to ensure it has a low coefficient of drag.
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Scott Collie
Around the Tracks: Ayrton Senna, Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen
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30th May 2018
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Around the Tracks: Ayrton Senna, Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen

When we’re not creating it ourselves, the CarAdvice team spends a lot of time finding and consuming motoring content from all over the world. Here’s a handful of the articles, videos and social media posts that most caught our eye last week. Some of them are brand-new, others have been online for a while. Enjoy them – just not too much, okay?
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Scott Collie
Nissan Titan ruled out for Australia
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30th May 2018
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Nissan Titan ruled out for Australia

HSV is preparing the Silverado and the Ram 1500 is gathering momentum, but Nissan has ruled out a three-way large pickup battle Down Under, taking the Titan off the table for our market. Just over six months after telling CarAdvice the full-size Titan could go global, Ashwani Gupta, global boss for Nissan commercial vehicles, knocked back the car's visa application based on volume.
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Scott Collie