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Transport costs surge in Australia as families spend more on cars and public transport
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25th May 2021
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Transport costs surge in Australia as families spend more on cars and public transport

Australians are spending $44 more per week on transportation costs in the first three months of 2021 than they were at the end of 2020, according to research compiled by the Australian Automobile Association (AAA). The AAA’s Transport Affordability Index revealed the average Australian family spent $354 per week on transportation in the first quarter of 2021 – including cars and public transport – representing a 14.3 per cent increase on the previous quarter.
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Rob Margeit
2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Pro: US$40,000 electric work ute breaks cover
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25th May 2021
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2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Pro: US$40,000 electric work ute breaks cover

Hot on the heels of the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning's debut last week, Ford has taken the wraps off the entry-level, commercial-focused version of its electric ute: the 2022 Ford F-150 Lightning Pro.
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Alex Misoyannis
2022 Mercedes-Benz S-Class price and specs: S580 L V8 and Maybach S680 join range
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25th May 2021
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2022 Mercedes-Benz S-Class price and specs: S580 L V8 and Maybach S680 join range

The 2022 Mercedes-Benz S-Class range will expand by the end of 2021 with the addition of two new, more potent flagship models: the Mercedes-Benz S580 L 4Matic, and the Mercedes-Maybach S680 4Matic.
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Alex Misoyannis
Half of Australians admit to speeding when driving
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24th May 2021
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Half of Australians admit to speeding when driving

In a survey of 1000 Australian drivers, commissioned by Ford Australia, over 56 per cent of respondents believe drivers have become more erratic on our roads since COVID-19, with one respondent stating, “[it's] like they’ve forgotten how to drive after being at home”. Nationally, 45.5 per cent of Australian drivers admitted to driving over the speed limit with 14 per cent revealing there are other road rules they disobey when behind the wheel.
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Rob Margeit
2021 Jaguar E-Pace recalled with seatbelt fault
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24th May 2021
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2021 Jaguar E-Pace recalled with seatbelt fault

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) Australia has recalled 133 examples of its 2021 Jaguar E-Pace small SUV, citing a potential fault with the seatbelt pre-tensioner. The affected vehicles were sold between 16 June 2020 and 24 February 2021 (Model Year 2021).
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