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Mazda's rotary engine to make its return in Toyota's autonomous vehicle
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18th Jan 2018
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Mazda's rotary engine to make its return in Toyota's autonomous vehicle

Masahiro Moro, head of Mazda North America, has revealed the company's rotary engine will be used in Toyota's future autonomous vehicles. In an interview with Bloomberg, Moro said Mazda's rotary engine technology would be used as a generator to charge the battery and extend the operating range of Toyota's self-driving electric cars. This layout has been patented by Mazda and was last seen in the 2013 Mazda 2 RE prototype.
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Derek Fung
2019 Skoda Fabia teased ahead of Geneva
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18th Jan 2018
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2019 Skoda Fabia teased ahead of Geneva

The 2019 Skoda Fabia has been teased this week, ahead of a reveal at the 2018 Geneva motor show in March. While details of the updated light hatch are few and far between, Skoda is touting the 2019 Fabia as a "major design overhaul" including the availability of LED headlights and tail-lights for the first time.
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James Wong
NSW to crack down on drug driving
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17th Jan 2018
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NSW to crack down on drug driving

The New South Wales Government has announced a crack down on drug driving in the state, strengthening current legislation and boosting roadside drug testing. According to Premier Gladys Berejiklian, 392 people lost their lives on NSW roads in 2017, with preliminary data indicating drug-affected drivers were a major contributing factor in 36 fatal accidents during that period - resulting in 42 fatalities. "This summer has been a tragic time for too many on our roads,” Ms Berejiklian said.
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James Wong
2018 Renault Clio RS 18 unveiled - UPDATE
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17th Jan 2018
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2018 Renault Clio RS 18 unveiled - UPDATE

Update: Renault's local division has confirmed the Clio RS 18 should arrive in Australia during the second half of 2018. The limited-edition Renault Clio RS 18 has been unveiled with styling touches that are said to pay homage to company's most famous Formula One vehicles. With black Renault emblems, badges, diffuser, and paint, the RS 18 cuts a mean stance. The monotone look is primarily broken up via yellow highlights around the lower air intake, alloy wheel centre caps, and side sills.
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Derek Fung
Genesis to offer best-in-class ‘customer experience and service model’
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17th Jan 2018
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Genesis to offer best-in-class ‘customer experience and service model’

The upcoming launch of the Genesis luxury brand will bring some new and innovative ideas to the segment to help entice buyers away from the traditional European manufacturers and Lexus in favour of the South Korean brand, with best-in-class customer experience.
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Alborz Fallah