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Holden confirms 2018 Commodore 0-100km/h target, new details revealed
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31st Mar 2017
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Holden confirms 2018 Commodore 0-100km/h target, new details revealed

The 2018 Holden Commodore has this week gone on sale in Europe as the new Opel Insignia, with the local arm of General Motors releasing new details of the upcoming family car - including the target 0-100km/h time for the front-wheel-drive 2.0-litre turbo model.
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James Wong
CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for March 31, 2017
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31st Mar 2017
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CarAdvice News Desk: The weekly wrap for March 31, 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 March 31, 2017? Catch our video above, and links to the full stories below.
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Tegan Lawson
2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited leaked
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30th Mar 2017
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2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited leaked

Leaked photos of the next-generation Jeep Wrangler Unlimited Rubicon have surfaced on the internet. As expected these grainy black and images show that the new Wrangler Unlimited doesn't differ too much stylistically from today's car. These pictures were posted by a reader on JL Wrangler Forums. Later the administrators of the site claimed that they had confirmed the authenticity of these photos from sources within Fiat Chrysler.
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Derek Fung
Computers can't beat human intuition: Mercedes-Benz
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30th Mar 2017
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Computers can't beat human intuition: Mercedes-Benz

Mercedes-Benz admits that as good as a computer will ever be at driving, it would be very hard to beat a human’s intuitive abilities. Talking to CarAdvice at the Australian Formula One grand prix, Mercedes R&D validation and testing manager Jochen Haab said a computer would find it difficult to beat Formula One world champion and Mercedes-AMG driver Lewis Hamilton on the track. “That would be very hard, because it’s also based on intuition,” Haab said.
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Alborz Fallah
Half of all new cars sold in Norway are electric or hybrids, here is why
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29th Mar 2017
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Half of all new cars sold in Norway are electric or hybrids, here is why

For all the noise car-makers have made about them, the eerie silence of electrified vehicles on the road has been matched by their performance on Australia's sales charts. The Australian sales penetration of full electric cars (EVs), plug-in hybrids (PHEVs) and even conventional series hybrids is among the lowest of any mature market.
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Mike Costello