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2017 Honda Jazz, Odyssey pricing and specs
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14th Feb 2017
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2017 Honda Jazz, Odyssey pricing and specs

Pricing and specifications for the updated 2017 Honda Jazz and Odyssey ranges have been detailed this week, bringing new styling updates to the Japanese brand's popular light hatch and people mover. The Honda Jazz continues to kick-off from $14,990 (plus on-road costs), with the entry-level VTi model gaining 15-inch alloy wheels as standard equipment.
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James Wong
2017 Pagani Huayra Roadster unveiled
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14th Feb 2017
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2017 Pagani Huayra Roadster unveiled

The new Pagani Huayra Roadster has been unveiled with an upgraded interior, and a redesigned body with wider wheel arches. Powering the Huayra Roadster is a 6.0-litre Mercedes-AMG twin-turbo V12 engine mounted behind the passenger cell, and that develops 562kW of power at 6200rpm and 1000Nm of torque. Drive is delivered to the rear wheels via a seven-speed automated manual transmission and an electronically controlled mechanical differential.
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Derek Fung
Lexus LS500h confirmed for Geneva
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14th Feb 2017
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Lexus LS500h confirmed for Geneva

The new Lexus LC500h, hybridised companion to the twin-turbo V6 limousine revealed in Detroit last month, will make its global debut at March's Geneva motor show. That, however, is the extent of the information Lexus is releasing at this stage, so it remains to be seen which powertrain will drive the new LC500h.
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Mike Stevens
Lamborghini Aventador fuel tank recall: This could get expensive - UPDATE
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14th Feb 2017
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Lamborghini Aventador fuel tank recall: This could get expensive - UPDATE

Update – Automobili Lamborghini has confirmed to CarAdvice that the voluntary recall relates to 5873 vehicles globally, and 104 vehicles locally. See bottom of article for details. A significant and hugely expensive assortment of Lamborghini Aventador models have been recalled, due to a potential fire risk stemming from the exotic cars' fuel tank.
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David Zalstein
Ford invests $1.3 billion in self-driving AI technology company
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13th Feb 2017
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Ford invests $1.3 billion in self-driving AI technology company

Late last week, Ford purchased a majority stake in Argo AI, a startup firm specialising in self-driving vehicle technology, for US$1 billion ($1.3 billion). Argo is run by Bryan Salesky, previously the director of hardware development at Google's Self-Driving Project, now known as Waymo. The company's chief operating officer is Peter Rander, who was formerly the lead engineer at the Uber Advanced Technology Center.
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Derek Fung