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Mitsubishi Triton to get hybrid power, precede Nissan Navara development
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6th Sep 2019
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Mitsubishi Triton to get hybrid power, precede Nissan Navara development

The next generation Mitsubishi Triton ute – due two to three years from now – will have the option of hybrid power for the first time. However, the company is yet to decide if it will be a plug-in hybrid, and whether it will pair its electric tech with a petrol or diesel engine – or both. Mitsubishi is evaluating whether the hybrid version will be ready at the start of production for the new Mitsubishi Triton or added later.
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Joshua Dowling
SsangYong Korando, BMW Z4 score five-star Euro NCAP ratings
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5th Sep 2019
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SsangYong Korando, BMW Z4 score five-star Euro NCAP ratings

Euro NCAP has released its latest round of safety ratings this week, with several upcoming models bound for Australia scoring five-star ratings – including the SsangYong Korando and BMW Z4.
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James Wong
2020 Hyundai Veloster pricing and specs
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5th Sep 2019
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2020 Hyundai Veloster pricing and specs

The all-new 2020 Hyundai Veloster has been priced and specified for the Australian market, with the three-tier range kicking off at $29,490 plus on-road costs. Nearly a year since it was initially slated to arrive in local showrooms, the "2+1 door sports coupe" claims to bring upgrades to drivetrains and equipment levels across the line-up, while keeping the price of entry $100 down on the previous iteration.
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James Wong
Peugeot rules out Toyota HiLux ute tie-up
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5th Sep 2019
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Peugeot rules out Toyota HiLux ute tie-up

Peugeot has ruled out a possible tie-up with the Toyota Hilux to deliver a ute – but it is about to launch a joint venture pick-up built by China’s ChangAn for Latin America and the Middle East. Peugeot and Toyota currently share the Partner van which is rebadged as the Toyota Proace in Europe. The French and Japanese car giants have jointly developed two generations of the Citroen C1, Peugeot 108 and Toyota Aygo small cars since 2005, however that partnership is due to end in 2021.
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Joshua Dowling
2020 Honda E revealed in production trim
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4th Sep 2019
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2020 Honda E revealed in production trim

The extended unveiling of the Honda E is coming to an end, with the electric hatch finally revealed in its production trim ahead of its public debut at the 2019 Frankfurt motor show this month. In February the company unveiled the E Prototype, and the differences between the two vehicles are exceptionally hard to spot.
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Derek Fung