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Jaguar J-Pace due in 2021 - report
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21st May 2018
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Jaguar J-Pace due in 2021 - report

The Jaguar J-Pace, a new range-topping crossover, is reportedly due to hit the market from 2021. According to Autocar, the company has made trademark filings for the name across the globe. Although the new crossover will adopt the 'J' moniker in order to align it with the range-topping XJ sedan, under the skin the J-Pace will share its platform and other key components with the full-size Range Rover.
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Derek Fung
Mark Webber takes the Porsche Mission E for a spin - video
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21st May 2018
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Mark Webber takes the Porsche Mission E for a spin - video

After ending his Formula 1 career with Red Bull Racing, Mark Webber made the switch to World Endurance Championship (WEC) racing with Porsche. He's not competing anymore, but the Porsche partnership isn't over. In a promotional video for the upcoming all-electric Mission E, the Australian racer is let loose on the Weissach test track – with plenty of cameras on hand, naturally – to see what he thinks.
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Scott Collie
Volkswagen Passat 206TSI sedan axed
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21st May 2018
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Volkswagen Passat 206TSI sedan axed

The Volkswagen Passat 206TSI R-Line sedan has been dropped from the line-up, leaving just the wagon with the top-shelf powertrain option. Speaking with CarAdvice, Volkswagen Australia's public relations and brand experience manager, Kurt McGuinness, confirmed the changes, citing the introduction of the Arteon four-door coupe as the cause. "The 206TSI Passat sedan has ceased production to reduce model complexity, given the arrival of the Arteon 206TSI," he said.
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James Wong
2012-15 Suzuki Kizashi, SX-4 recalled
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21st May 2018
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2012-15 Suzuki Kizashi, SX-4 recalled

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Scott Collie
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21st May 2018
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2012-15 Suzuki Kizashi, SX-4 recalled

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Scott Collie
BMW 530d becomes NSW Highway Patrol vehicle
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21st May 2018
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BMW 530d becomes NSW Highway Patrol vehicle

The New South Wales Police Force has confirmed it will use the BMW 530d as Highway Patrol cars, becoming the second Australian authority to use the German sedan. "We are honoured by our association with the New South Wales Police Force and delighted that our officers will be driving BMW’s safe, efficient and dynamically superior vehicles," said Marc Werner, BMW Group Australia's CEO.
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James Wong
The week's top news stories: May 20
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19th May 2018
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The week's top news stories: May 20

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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