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Electric GT Tesla hits the track - video
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9th Jul 2018
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Electric GT Tesla hits the track - video

After being given the green light in February this year, the Electric GT race series is gearing up to kick off in November. We know what the cars will look like, and we know how much power they'll have (580kW/995Nm), but the question of how a heavy, battery-electric Tesla translates to the racetrack still needs answering.
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Renault Kangoo ZE: Electric van priced from $52,527 for private buyers
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9th Jul 2018
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Renault Kangoo ZE: Electric van priced from $52,527 for private buyers

Renault Australia will start selling the Kangoo ZE all-electric van to private buyers, offering it alongside the Zoe city car at a handful of specially-trained dealers. Previously reserved for fleet buyers, the electric load-lugger will be priced from $52,527 drive-away. Power comes from a 33kWh lithium-ion battery pack hooked up to a synchronous electric motor making 44kW and and 226Nm of torque.
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2014-16 Dodge Journey, Fiat Freemont recalled
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9th Jul 2018
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2014-16 Dodge Journey, Fiat Freemont recalled

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has issued a recall for the Dodge Journey and Fiat Freemont twins over concerns a faulty control module could cause the cruise control to malfunction. The manufacturer reports the software in the Power Control Module (PCM) may be faulty, which could cause the vehicle speed to lock or accelerate unexpectedly when cruise control is engaged.
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The week's top news stories: July 6, 2018
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7th Jul 2018
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The week's top news stories: July 6, 2018

The automotive news wheel is always turning. If you’re not constantly checking CarAdvice – which you should be doing, by the way – it can be easy for some headlines to slip through the cracks. To make sure you haven’t missed anything important, we’ve gathered what we reckon are the hottest news stories from this week, right here. Check them out, and let us know what caught your eye.
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2020 Mercedes-Benz S-Class spied again
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7th Jul 2018
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2020 Mercedes-Benz S-Class spied again

Photographers have snapped the next Mercedes-Benz S-Class during development testing this week, well ahead of its 2019/2020 reveal. The prototype still wears a very heavy disguise and false body panels to conceal the final shape, but there are a couple of new details revealed in this latest set of images.
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Peugeot sales up nearly a quarter in 2018
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6th Jul 2018
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Peugeot sales up nearly a quarter in 2018

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Scott Collie
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6th Jul 2018
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Peugeot sales up nearly a quarter in 2018

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