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2020 Mercedes-AMG G63 pricing and specs
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23rd Mar 2020
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2020 Mercedes-AMG G63 pricing and specs

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Susannah Guthrie
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23rd Mar 2020
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2020 Mercedes-AMG G63 pricing and specs

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2020 Ford Focus ST gets the Mountune treatment, but not in Australia
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23rd Mar 2020
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2020 Ford Focus ST gets the Mountune treatment, but not in Australia

UK Ford tuning expert Mountune has worked its magic on the new-generation Focus ST hot hatch to boost power and performance. However, Australian owners will likely miss out on the upgrade option even though Mountune kits were offered through Ford dealers for the previous generation Focus ST and Fiesta ST. “At this stage we have no plans to offer Mountune in Australia,” a Ford Australia spokesperson told CarAdvice.
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Liam Murphy
Coronavirus: Holden Special Vehicles offers to help manufacture hospital ventilators
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23rd Mar 2020
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Coronavirus: Holden Special Vehicles offers to help manufacture hospital ventilators

The company that used to make high-performance Holdens has offered to help health authorities in Australia manufacture makeshift emergency medical equipment to treat coronavirus patients. While Holden as a brand will close by the end of this year, its separately-owned performance-car offshoot has maintained its engineering and manufacturing resources because it will continue to sell US vehicles here, such as the Chevrolet Silverado (pictured below).
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Joshua Dowling
BMW Australia “still on track” to offer Android Auto by mid-2020
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22nd Mar 2020
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BMW Australia “still on track” to offer Android Auto by mid-2020

BMW Australia remains confident it will deliver on its promise of an Android Auto upgrade by mid-2020, despite concerns surrounding coronavirus COVID-19 and its negative effect on the automotive industry. In late-2019, the marque said it will integrate Android Auto into its iDrive operating software for the first time – and expand the system’s capacity to be updated with over-the-air (OTA) wireless technology – by mid-2020. “We’re still on track [for mid-2020],” BMW Australia told CarAdvice.
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Liam Murphy
CarAdvice.com Community Guidelines
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21st Mar 2020
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CarAdvice.com Community Guidelines

NOTE: This post, first published in early 2017, will periodically be 'resurfaced' in the news section to ensure it remains front of mind for our enthusiastic community of commenters. As the number of eager and engaged visitors to CarAdvice.com continues to grow, so does the size of our thriving and active 'comments section'.
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Volkswagen e-Bulli: All-electric T1 Samba Bus revealed
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20th Mar 2020
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Volkswagen e-Bulli: All-electric T1 Samba Bus revealed

German car-builder eClassics – a Volkswagen Commercial Vehicles partner – has released its e-Bulli, a conversion package that takes a classic T1 Samba Bus and adds Volkswagen’s electric vehicle technology. The e-Bulli was originally slated for debut at the Techno Classica 2020 trade fair, however due to the event’s postponement, Volkswagen has revealed the car online.
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