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Audi Q2 L e-tron spied again
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5th Apr 2019
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Audi Q2 L e-tron spied again

Photographers have snapped images of the new Audi Q2 L e-tron, destined to hit the Chinese market later this year. Audi recently confirmed the EV version of its long-wheelbase small SUV (oxymoron, we know) in Geneva last month when it revealed the e-tron Sportback prototype and hinted at its upcoming electrification plans.
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James Wong
Bentley Bentayga V8 Design Series revealed
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5th Apr 2019
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Bentley Bentayga V8 Design Series revealed

Bentley has revealed the Bentayga V8 Design Series, developed in collaboration with its Mulliner coachbuilding division to give its SUV a more "visually dynamic" look. As the name suggests, the Design Series is based on the Bentayga V8 petrol variant, picking up a range of existing options and special Mulliner bits to further distinguish it from the 'standard' model.
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James Wong
BMW V12 safe until 2023
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4th Apr 2019
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BMW V12 safe until 2023

BMW will keep on making 12-cylinder engines for the life of the current 7 Series range as it proven to be popular with the super-rich in the Gulf's oil states and the world's most populous country. "We will keep [the V12] for the rest of this generation at least, until 2023," Michael Bayer, head of powertrain development for the 7 Series range, told Top Gear.
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Derek Fung
VFACTS: Market sales report for Q1, 2019
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4th Apr 2019
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VFACTS: Market sales report for Q1, 2019

New vehicle sales in Australia over the first quarter of 2019 fell 7.9% relative to the same period in 2018, to 265,538 units. This is the lowest Q1 tally since 2014, and marks 12 consecutive months of negative growth compared to the same month in the preceding year. This data comes from VFACTS, a sales record compiled by the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries, based on sales figures submitted by each of the market's car brands. While not flawless, it's the best we have.
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Mike Costello
2019 Lexus RC F pricing and specs
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3rd Apr 2019
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2019 Lexus RC F pricing and specs

Lexus has announced pricing for its updated RC F coupe, which now costs $134,129 before on-road costs. That's a $3600 price cut for the outgoing RC F, which now sits below the Track Edition in the line-up. Power still comes from a 5.0-litre naturally-aspirated V8 making 351kW of power and 530Nm of torque, put to the rear wheels through an eight-speed automatic transmission.
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Scott Collie