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HSV could swap to Walkinshaw name in 2018
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7th Jul 2017
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HSV could swap to Walkinshaw name in 2018

Rumours within the automotive industry have been building on this topic for some time, and this week further confirmation suggests the HSV brand name will be dropped from 2018. HSV is expected to be rebranded as Walkinshaw from 2018, with all new products modified by the company to wear Walkinshaw branding exclusively. This week, confirmation from three dealers of the name change cemented word from another source earlier in the year.
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Paul Maric
2018 Skoda Superb pricing revealed: September bringing more tech, price bump
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6th Jul 2017
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2018 Skoda Superb pricing revealed: September bringing more tech, price bump

Australian pricing and details for the updated 2018 Skoda Superb have been released today, ahead of the revised liftback and wagon's September launch. First revealed in June and initially intended for an August launch, the updated range will feature a 9.2-inch 'Columbus' display - up from 8.0 inches - along with Side Assist (blind-spot detection), rear cross-traffic alert, Traffic Jam Assist and the new Emergency Assist communications system.
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Mike Stevens
Ford F-250 Super Duty joins Performax range
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5th Jul 2017
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Ford F-250 Super Duty joins Performax range

The new Ford F-250 Super Duty has become the latest member of the Performax International family, with the Gympie, Queensland-based conversion company confirming it has received government approval for full-volume, right-hand drive production of the alloy-bodied pick-up truck. Joining the smaller F-150, the F-250 will be offered in four-door crew cab form, with a 6.7-litre 'PowerStroke' V8 turbo-diesel engine under the bonnet.
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James Wong
2018 Audi A8's side revealed
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5th Jul 2017
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2018 Audi A8's side revealed

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Derek Fung
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5th Jul 2017
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2018 Audi A8's side revealed

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Derek Fung
New Land Rover Discovery looks will 'test' traditional owners
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5th Jul 2017
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New Land Rover Discovery looks will 'test' traditional owners

The attractive and curvaceous looks of the new 2017 Land Rover Discovery might actually cost it sales, according to Jaguar Land Rover Australia’s managing director, Matthew Wiesner. While the new Disco has proven hugely effective in winning the company conquest sales - with some 60 per cent of the almost 700 pre-orders made up of buyers coming from other brands - Wiesner admits it might not be quite so popular with Land Rover’s more rusted on and passionate fans.
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Stephen Corby
Hyundai i20 N could be in the pipeline - report
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4th Jul 2017
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Hyundai i20 N could be in the pipeline - report

While we've heard plenty about the upcoming Hyundai i30 N, a new report out of the UK suggests the company is considering a high-performance version of the smaller i20 light hatch, which could debut around 2019. Speaking with Auto Express, Hyundai N's boss, Albert Biermann, said the firm is actively looking at other performance vehicles smaller than the i30.
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James Wong