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Volkswagen Golf twin-engine Pikes Peak racer restored
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30th Apr 2018
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Volkswagen Golf twin-engine Pikes Peak racer restored

Volkswagen has made a lot of noise about its return to Pikes Peak, frequently referencing its history at the legendary Colorado hillclimb. It doesn't own any records at the mountain, and it isn't a frequent competitor – in fact, the company has only entered once. So, what history is there to call on? A team of engineers has lovingly restored it, just in time for Volkswagen's all-electric search for glory at the 2018 Pikes Peak hillclimb.
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Scott Collie
Jeep Wrangler Golden Eagle, Freedom coming to Australia
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30th Apr 2018
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Jeep Wrangler Golden Eagle, Freedom coming to Australia

Jeep has announced two limited-run JK Wrangler specials for Australia, designed to send the now-replaced off-roader into extinction on a high. A total of 270 units will be offered Down Under – 150 Golden Eagles, and 120 Freedom Editions. What's unique about them? We're getting there...
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Scott Collie
BMW i8: No sportier variant coming
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29th Apr 2018
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BMW i8: No sportier variant coming

BMW’s flagship plug-in hybrid i8 looks set to continue with just one powertrain variant, although a next-generation model could raise the bar again in terms of performance, according to the brand’s executive team. At the launch of the new i8 Roadster in Mallorca, Marcus Pluntke, product manager for the i8 Roadster and Coupe revealed to CarAdvice customers, somewhat surprisingly, haven’t been requesting an even-more performance-skewed version of the car.
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Kez Casey
2018 Lamborghini Urus in numbers
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28th Apr 2018
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2018 Lamborghini Urus in numbers

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Trent Nikolic
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28th Apr 2018
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2018 Lamborghini Urus in numbers

Lamborghini Urus 2018
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Trent Nikolic
Configurator Challenge: Range Rover Velar
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28th Apr 2018
5 min read

Configurator Challenge: Range Rover Velar

Customisation is in vogue at the moment, but choice can be seriously confusing. In our new configurator challenge, we’re going to let the CarAdvice team loose on a manufacturer’s website to create their ideal spec of a certain model. For this edition of the Configurator Challenge, we’re designing our perfect Range Rover Velar. Let us know what you think in the comments, and which cars you’d like to see next!
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James Wong
2019 Renault Clio spied
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27th Apr 2018
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2019 Renault Clio spied

The fifth-generation Renault Clio has been spied during development testing this week, sporting a heavy disguise ahead of an anticipated reveal at the Paris motor show in September. Despite the swathes of wrap and black tape, we can see the next iteration of the French light hatch will evolve into a miniature version of the Megane, which is no bad thing.
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James Wong