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Six biggest improvers in 2017
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9th Apr 2017
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Six biggest improvers in 2017

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Mike Costello
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9th Apr 2017
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Six biggest improvers in 2017

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Mike Costello
Subaru recalls 33,000 vehicles for Takata airbag replacement
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9th Apr 2017
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Subaru recalls 33,000 vehicles for Takata airbag replacement

Subaru has issued a recall for 33,228 vehicles across a range of model lines, as part of the ongoing Takata airbag saga. Affected vehicles include 11,234 units of the 2008-2011 Impreza and WRX, 12,313 of the 2009-2012 Forester, 1817 of the 2004-2009 Liberty and Outback, and 673 2009-2010 Tribeca vehicles. Another 432 of the 2010 Liberty Exiga, along with 6759 of the 2009-2014 Liberty and Outback have been recalled, which were previously not involved in the Takata issue.
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Mandy Turner
No Pajero three-door swansong for Oz
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8th Apr 2017
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No Pajero three-door swansong for Oz

Despite its enduring popularity, and the solid resale value of the three-door Pajero on the second hand market in Australia, there’s no likelihood of a farewell swansong locally, following news of its demise in Japan. Mitsubishi Australia representatives hosed down any idea the three-door, which is so popular with off-roaders and grey nomads, would return to the new car market.
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Trent Nikolic
Koenigsegg and Qoros to reveal electric supercar concept in Shanghai
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8th Apr 2017
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Koenigsegg and Qoros to reveal electric supercar concept in Shanghai

Swedish supercar firm Koenigsegg and Chinese-Israeli automaker Qoros are prepping a new 'Super EV' bound for the Shanghai motor show later this month. According to a report by CarNewsChina, the Qoros-branded EV will be feature a fastback body with four doors and four seats, and be capable of sprinting from 0-100km/h in around 3.0 seconds. The Qoros Super EV's range is claimed to be 500km, though there's no word on power figures or the vehicle's battery.
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James Wong
Mysterious Lynk & Co concept surfaces online, could preview upcoming 02 sedan
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7th Apr 2017
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Mysterious Lynk & Co concept surfaces online, could preview upcoming 02 sedan

A new Lynk & Co sedan concept has surfaced online this week, complete with scissor-style doors and futuristic styling. The images, taken by Fred Etoall for the Chinese manufacturer and published online byAdamsky Management, show a striking sedan which combines Lynk & Co's bold corporate face and a sedan body - as opposed to the SUV aesthetic adopted by the 01 crossover revealed late last year.
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James Wong
2017 Volvo S60, V60 Polestar pricing and specs
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6th Apr 2017
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2017 Volvo S60, V60 Polestar pricing and specs

Local pricing for the 2017 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar models have surfaced online this week, with the sporty mid-sized sedan and wagon twins starting at $89,990 and $92,990 before on-road costs respectively. This means the new Polestar models are a smidgen under $10,000 cheaper than the models they replace, despite offering more power and better performance, while commanding a $20,000 premium over the current T6 R-Design range topper ($69,990).
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James Wong