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World's fastest go-kart reaches 0-60mph in 1.5 seconds
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26th May 2017
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World's fastest go-kart reaches 0-60mph in 1.5 seconds

The world's fastest go-kart, the C5 Blast Go-Kart Ultimate, is claiming a 0-60mph (97km/h) time of just 1.5-seconds, making it nearly twice as fast as the most potent Tesla Model S. It's produced by Canadian company, Daymak - known for making ATVs, scooters and electric bikes - and tested in Toronto.
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Mandy Turner
CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for May 26, 2017
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26th May 2017
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CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for May 26, 2017

Welcome to the CarAdvice.com News Desk, a regular video wrap of the latest happenings in the automotive world and Australia’s new-car market. Keeping you in the loop this week, Trent Nikolic is in the CarAdvice Garagewith everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews. What happened in the week ending May 26, 2017? Catch our video above, and links to the full stories below.
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Trent Nikolic
BMW i5 cancelled, will focus on EV versions of regular models - report
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25th May 2017
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BMW i5 cancelled, will focus on EV versions of regular models - report

The BMW i5 has reportedly been cancelled, with the company electing to spend its EV dollars on electrifying models in the regular BMW range. Several sources have informed BMW Blog the Bavarian automaker has scrapped plans for a third distinct model for the BMW i range. Above: BMW i5 patent rendering.
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Derek Fung
2017 Fiat 500L facelift unveiled
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24th May 2017
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2017 Fiat 500L facelift unveiled

The facelifted Fiat 500L has been unveiled, and it's claimed that 40 per cent of its components are new. Visually, the updated 500L is distinguished by new headlight internals with LED driving lights. The front and rear bumpers have also been restyled, with the lower air intakes given a wider design and extra lashings of bright work. For the revised 500L, there are three basic models: the Urban, the off-roader-styled Cross, and the more capacious Wagon.
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Derek Fung
NSW Police add Chrysler 300 SRT to promo fleet
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24th May 2017
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NSW Police add Chrysler 300 SRT to promo fleet

The New South Wales (NSW) Police have taken delivery of a new Chrysler 300 SRT, with the large sports sedan tipped to take over duties from the locally-produced Holden Commodore when Australian manufacturing concludes in October. While it's been decked out with 'Highway Patrol' branding, the sole 300 SRT police car (at least, for now) is only being used as a show vehicle, making appearances at shows, sporting events and public displays.
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James Wong
Fourth Lamborghini model not until 2023
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24th May 2017
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Fourth Lamborghini model not until 2023

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Alborz Fallah
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24th May 2017
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Fourth Lamborghini model not until 2023

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Alborz Fallah