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2017 Kia Rio recalled for door lock fix
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23rd Apr 2018
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2017 Kia Rio recalled for door lock fix

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Scott Collie
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23rd Apr 2018
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2017 Kia Rio recalled for door lock fix

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Scott Collie
2018 Holden Commodore recalled for seatbelt fix
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22nd Apr 2018
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2018 Holden Commodore recalled for seatbelt fix

Holden has recalled the 2018 ZB Commodore over concerns the outboard rear seatbelts may not be correctly installed. According to the company, the seatbelts may not operate as designed in an accident, putting passengers in the left or right rear at greater risk of injury. A total of 2167 vehicles are included in the recall – a VIN list is attached here.
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The week's top news stories, April 22
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21st Apr 2018
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The week's top news stories, April 22

The automotive news wheel is always turning. If you’re not constantly checking CarAdvice – which you should be doing, by the way – it can be easy for some headlines to slip through the cracks. To make sure you haven’t missed anything important, we’ve gathered what we reckon are the hottest news stories from this week, right here. Check them out, and let us know what caught your eye.
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Configurator Challenge: Aston Martin DB11
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21st Apr 2018
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Configurator Challenge: Aston Martin DB11

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 dream Aston Martin DB11. Let us know what you think in the comments, and which cars you’d like to see next!
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James Wong
Brabham BT62 teased... again
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20th Apr 2018
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Brabham BT62 teased... again

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Scott Collie
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20th Apr 2018
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Brabham BT62 teased... again

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Scott Collie
Ken Block puts his Escort through its paces - Video
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20th Apr 2018
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Ken Block puts his Escort through its paces - Video

Ken Block, professional hoon and all-round internet sensation, raised a few eyebrows when he bought an old Ford Escort Cosworth last year. After all, it's a significant departure from his usual diet of hotted-up Focus and Mustang models. A new video posted on his Hoonigan channel has given us the answer – it's going to be a rally car!
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Scott Collie
Holden Spark axed in Australia
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20th Apr 2018
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Holden Spark axed in Australia

Holden has axed the Spark from its line-up, citing low segment volume as the reason for the micro car's untimely demise. The smallest car currently offered in the Holden line-up was introduced as a 2016 model, complete with the lofty goal of setting a "new benchmark" in the micro car class.
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