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Toyota talks Australian vehicle development, new HiLux editions
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2nd Apr 2018
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Toyota talks Australian vehicle development, new HiLux editions

How much do you know about Toyota Motor Australia’s Product Planning and Development division in Port Melbourne? Apparently the answer for most of us is ‘not enough’. Which goes a long way to explaining why Australia’s dominant vehicle brand opened its doors a little wider than usual, and showed a number of media outlets around on the proviso it put stickers over our smartphone lenses.
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Mike Costello
Review Wrap: Five of the best from March
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1st Apr 2018
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Review Wrap: Five of the best from March

Missed out on a review this month? Keen to catch up on all the exciting CarAdvice review content from March? We're here for you. Here are five reviews this month that either drew a lot of attention or are simply, in our view, standout stories. The all-new Hyundai Santa Fe is due to arrive in Australia in just a few months time. Ahead of the local launch, our very own Mike Costello took the new model for a spin in its home market of South Korea.
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James Wong
This week's top news stories: April 1
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31st Mar 2018
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This week's top news stories: April 1

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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Scott Collie
McLaren 720S v Kawasaki Ninja H2 - Video
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31st Mar 2018
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McLaren 720S v Kawasaki Ninja H2 - Video

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James Wong
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31st Mar 2018
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McLaren 720S v Kawasaki Ninja H2 - Video

McLaren 720S 2018
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James Wong
Uber disabled standard XC90 avoidance systems before fatal crash
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30th Mar 2018
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Uber disabled standard XC90 avoidance systems before fatal crash

Uber switched off Volvo's inbuilt collision-avoidance technology before one of its self-driving XC90 prototypes struck and killed a woman in Tempe, Arizona – a new report has revealed. "We don't want people to be confused or thing it was a failure of the technology that we supply for Volvo, because that's not the case," a spokesperson from Aptiv, supplier for Volvo's driver assist systems, told Automotive News Europe.
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Scott Collie
2019 Kia K900 fully revealed in New York
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29th Mar 2018
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2019 Kia K900 fully revealed in New York

The 2019 Kia K900 has made its public debut at the New York motor show this week, with new details of the flagship luxury car revealed. In addition to what we already knew about the new model's design and powertrains, Kia has finally released new information regarding the K900's technology and features – including some new driver assistance technologies.
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James Wong