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2017 VFACTS: Top 10 vehicles per segment
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6th Dec 2017
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2017 VFACTS: Top 10 vehicles per segment

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Mike Costello
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6th Dec 2017
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2017 VFACTS: Top 10 vehicles per segment

2017
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Mike Costello
BMW planning unique electric motors and batteries; working on emotionally appealing sound for EVs
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5th Dec 2017
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BMW planning unique electric motors and batteries; working on emotionally appealing sound for EVs

BMW says that while the current design of electric motors across the world's various brands may not be as varied as with internal combustion engines (ICE), its investment in battery technology and integrated electric motor units will see it step ahead of the competition in the years to come.
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Alborz Fallah
Lynk & Co plans six-model range, limited private sales
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5th Dec 2017
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Lynk & Co plans six-model range, limited private sales

Geely’s new Lynk & Co sub-brand is set for an aggressive launch schedule, meaning there will be at least three different models when exports, including to Australia, begin. The 01 SUV (pictured) has just gone on sale in China, and will be followed in short order by a lower-roofed crossover branded the 02, along with a more conventional three box saloon. No prizes for guessing what that will be called.
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Mike Duff
BMW autonomous vehicles coming in 2021
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5th Dec 2017
3 min read

BMW autonomous vehicles coming in 2021

BMW says it will release Level 3, 4 and 5 autonomous vehicles from 2021, accounting for market needs, demands and legislation around the world. Speaking at a special event in Munich, outgoing member of the BMW board of management, Dr. Ian Robertson, said the company wants to lead autonomous driving, having teamed with the likes of Intel, MobileEye, Fiat Chrysler Automotive and, to a lesser extent, Mercedes-Benz and Audi through a partnership with HERE.
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Alborz Fallah
Volkswagen MOIA electric ride-sharing concept unveiled
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5th Dec 2017
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Volkswagen MOIA electric ride-sharing concept unveiled

The Volkswagen MOIA concept has been unveiled, a year after the MOIA ride-sharing division was established by the Volkswagen Group. The MOIA concept has a driving range of over 300km, and can be topped up to 80 per cent within 30 minutes, provided you have the requisite fast-charging hardware.
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Derek Fung
2018 Lamborghini Urus revealed
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4th Dec 2017
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2018 Lamborghini Urus revealed

The Lamborghini Urus – the first Raging Bull SUV of the modern era – has been revealed, with deliveries slated to begin next year. Under the bonnet, the Urus is powered by a 4.0-litre twin-turbo V8 cranking out 485kW of power at 6000rpm and 850Nm of torque between 2250rpm and 4500rpm. Lamborghini says the Urus weighs under 2200kg, and can accelerate from 0-100km/h in 3.6 seconds, and 0-200km/h in 12.8 seconds. With a top speed of 305km/h, the Urus lays claim to being the world's fastest SUV.
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Derek Fung
Infiniti Q50 and Q60 recalled
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4th Dec 2017
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Infiniti Q50 and Q60 recalled

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Scott Collie
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4th Dec 2017
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Infiniti Q50 and Q60 recalled

Infiniti Q60 2017, Infiniti Q50 2017
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Scott Collie