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Mazda CX-3 updated with new tech and equipment
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1st May 2017
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Mazda CX-3 updated with new tech and equipment

The Mazda CX-3 is set to be updated within weeks, with the Japanese brand's small SUV set to receive a raft of changes. There's no visual update to the baby Mazda SUV, and while exact details for Australia are still to be confirmed, the line-up is set to see the across-the-board adoption of Mazda's G-Vectoring system, which changes the engine's torque output to different wheels to make it handle more precisely.
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Matt Campbell
Mercedes-Benz to knuckle down on hybrid EVs, autonomous tech
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30th Apr 2017
3 min read

Mercedes-Benz to knuckle down on hybrid EVs, autonomous tech

At this year's New York motor show, Britta Seeger, head of Sales and Marketing for Mercedes-Benz, reinforced the brand’s commitment to working harder on new hybrid technology and to better positioning the public’s understanding of autonomous driving technology. “We have a very clear plan to work even more on hybrid,” Seeger told Australian media. “We have already eight plug ins, and we will add even more.
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Trent Nikolic
2018 BMW X5, X7 spied at the Nurburgring
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29th Apr 2017
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2018 BMW X5, X7 spied at the Nurburgring

The next-generation BMW X5 and upcoming BMW X7 have been spotted during performance testing at the Nurburgring race track in Germany this week. It's clear that the Bavarian company is placing a high importance on the handling of both of its forthcoming SUV models, just like most other models in its range.
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James Wong
Ford Powershift transmission issues: Are you affected? What steps should you take?
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28th Apr 2017
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Ford Powershift transmission issues: Are you affected? What steps should you take?

Each week CarAdvice receives at least four or five emails to the website or phone calls to our various radio programs regarding Ford Powershift transmission issues. The advice is always the same, but it's often misunderstood or not known by drivers experiencing issues. This article aims to explain how to diagnose your vehicle's issues and what you should do to seek remedy and have the issues resolved or the vehicle replaced.
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Paul Maric
CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for April 28, 2017
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28th Apr 2017
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CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for April 28, 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, Tegan Lawson presents a weekly video from the CarAdvice Garage,with everything you need to know about the week in news and reviews. What happened in the week ending April 28, 2017? Catch our video above, and links to the full stories below.
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Tegan Lawson