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2018 Mahindra XUV500 pricing and specs
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1st Mar 2018
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2018 Mahindra XUV500 pricing and specs

Pricing and specifications for the updated 2018 Mahindra XUV500 range have been revealed this week, with the seven-seat SUV kicking off at $25,990 drive-away – $4000 cheaper than before. Available in two grades, the revised XUV500 now gets a 2.2-litre turbocharged petrol engine, making 103kW of power and 320Nm of torque, mated to a six-speed Aisin-sourced automatic transmission as standard - replacing the previous model's turbo diesel.
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James Wong
2018 Mercedes-Benz X350d revealed
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28th Feb 2018
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2018 Mercedes-Benz X350d revealed

Mercedes-Benz has officially unveiled its range-topping X350d 4MATIC pickup, powered by a 3.0-litre V6 making 190kW and 550Nm. Those outputs slightly outdo those of the V6 Volkswagen Amarok, which makes 165kW of power and 550Nm of torque in regular driving, or 180kW and 580Nm for a ten-second overboost. Peak torque is available between 1400 and 3200rpm, and peak power comes in at 3400rpm.
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Scott Collie
Australia's Takata recall: Strict rules and penalties, but little compensation
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28th Feb 2018
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Australia's Takata recall: Strict rules and penalties, but little compensation

The compulsory Takata airbag recall announced for all vehicles in Australia affected by faulty inflators will bring penalties of $1.1 million for breaches of the action's strict rules – but owners shouldn't expect much in the way of compensation. Announced today by Michael Sukkar, Assistant Minister to the Treasurer, the recall will be overseen by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).
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Mike Stevens
2018 Audi A6 officially unveiled
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28th Feb 2018
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2018 Audi A6 officially unveiled

Audi has officially unveiled the 2018 A6 in full, just hours after images were leaked online. As you'd expect of a new model, the 2018 A6 is larger than its predecessor in every direction, measuring 4939mm long (+7mm), 1886mm wide (+12mm) and 1457mm tall (+2mm).
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Scott Collie
2018 Hyundai Kona Electric revealed
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27th Feb 2018
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2018 Hyundai Kona Electric revealed

Hyundai has unveiled its pure-electric Kona EV overnight, with up to 150kW of power and a 470km range. The battery-powered compact SUV will be offered in two trim levels: short- and long-range. In short-range guise, the car is powered by a 99kW/395Nm electric motor, good for a 9.3 second sprint to 100km/h and 167km/h flat out.
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Scott Collie
Model Spotlight: BMW M3 Convertible
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27th Feb 2018
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Model Spotlight: BMW M3 Convertible

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Scott Collie
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27th Feb 2018
4 min read

Model Spotlight: BMW M3 Convertible

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Scott Collie