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2020 Renault Zoe spied
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15th Mar 2019
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2020 Renault Zoe spied

Photographers have snapped new images of the next-gen Renault Zoe, this time on the snowy roads of Europe. While it doesn't appear to look too different from the current model, it's believed this vehicle is an all-new model given the current Zoe first went on sale in 2012.
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James Wong
CarAdvice podcast 144: An expert talks on elderly driver assessment
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15th Mar 2019
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CarAdvice podcast 144: An expert talks on elderly driver assessment

On this week's podcast, you're joined by Mandy Turner, Joshua Dowling, and Mike Stevens. In car news, the Volkswagen Passat has joined the Victoria Police fleet, and the Honda Civic Type R has joined the NSW Police, but as a community vehicle. Also, according to Nissan and research conducted by Morgan Stanley, prices for EVs could match internal combustion engine cars by 2024, while Honda is wanting 25 per cent of its sales to be hybrid and electric by 2025.
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Mandy Turner
Mark Webber becomes a Michelin Man
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14th Mar 2019
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Mark Webber becomes a Michelin Man

On the eve of this year’s Australian Formula One Grand Prix, former Aussie ace Mark Webber has been appointed as an ambassador for Michelin, the tyre that took him to his first F1 race at Albert Park in 2002. Webber, who is also a Porsche motorsport representative and has tested the new electric Taycan, said he still has vivid memories of his first F1 race – with the underdog Minardi team – even though it was 17 years ago.
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Joshua Dowling
Seat Leon Cupra R ST revealed for Europe
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14th Mar 2019
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Seat Leon Cupra R ST revealed for Europe

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James Wong
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14th Mar 2019
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Seat Leon Cupra R ST revealed for Europe

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James Wong
Audi apologises for Dieselgate scandal, says it will “never happen again”
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14th Mar 2019
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Audi apologises for Dieselgate scandal, says it will “never happen again”

Audi chairman Bram Schot has publicly apologised for the company’s involvement in the “dieselgate” scandal that saw 11 million Volkswagen and Audi cars caught out cheating emissions regulations in the US and Europe – and has vowed that it will never happen again. It is the first time senior Audi management have emphatically apologised for the actions that saw certain models in its diesel range pass strict laboratory tests but belch out much higher emissions in real-world driving conditions.
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Joshua Dowling
Honda rules out double-cab ute and full-size SUV for Australia
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14th Mar 2019
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Honda rules out double-cab ute and full-size SUV for Australia

Honda Australia says there is no prospect of adding a double-cab ute or full-size size seven-seat SUV to its local line-up, despite repeatedly requesting them from head office in Japan. Double-cab utes were the top three sellers outright last month - Toyota Hilux, Ford Ranger and Mitsubishi Triton - and the HiLux has led the Australia new-car market for the past three years in a row.
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Joshua Dowling