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Aviar Motors R67: All-electric '67 Mustang revealed
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18th Dec 2018
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Aviar Motors R67: All-electric '67 Mustang revealed

Aviar Motors, a Russian electric vehicle (EV) start-up, has revealed its first creation: the R67. Based on a 1967 Ford Mustang Fastback, the Aviar R67 is claimed to be "the first electric muscle car with incredible acceleration, dynamics, and a high level of comfort". The R67 blends the retro looks of the classic Mustang with the raw power and technology of a Tesla, featuring a 100kWh battery pack allowing for up to 507 kilometres of driving range.
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James Wong
Albert Biermann appointed head of Hyundai R&D
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17th Dec 2018
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Albert Biermann appointed head of Hyundai R&D

Albert Biermann, former head of BMW M, has been appointed head of research and development at the Hyundai Motor Group. He replaces Yang Woong-chul, who, according to Reuters, will leave the company. Biermann joined Hyundai in 2015 as the company's head of vehicle testing and high performance cars. Prior to that he spent around 30 years at BMW, capping off his career there as the head of the M division.
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Derek Fung
Around the Tracks: M5 generations, F1 overtakes, and Elon Musk
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17th Dec 2018
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Around the Tracks: M5 generations, F1 overtakes, and Elon Musk

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? Which is your favourite?
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Scott Collie
Labor NSW proposes EV fleet targets - UPDATE
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16th Dec 2018
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Labor NSW proposes EV fleet targets - UPDATE

Labor in New South Wales has proposed new targets and funding to encourage electric vehicle (EV) adoption, calling for 25 per cent of government fleet vehicles to be EV by 2025. The state opposition has also committed $10 million over three years to electric vehicle infrastructure, called for reformed planning regulations to encourage charging infrastructure in residential apartment blocks, and promised $1 million for a public awareness campaign to communicate the technology's benefits.
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Scott Collie
Infiniti electric crossover concept teased
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15th Dec 2018
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Infiniti electric crossover concept teased

Infiniti will debut a fully electric crossover concept car at the 2019 Detroit motor show, which takes place in the middle of January. The concept car reportedly previews not only an upcoming production model, but also a new platform. The as-yet-unnamed concept also showcases the brand's latest design direction, which it previously previewed via the Q Inspiration concept, unveiled at this year's Detroit show.
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Derek Fung