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2018 Volvo XC60: Initial details confirmed for Australian launch
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30th May 2017
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2018 Volvo XC60: Initial details confirmed for Australian launch

The 2018 Volvo XC60 will launch in Australia in October, with the Swedish brand expecting the all-new, second-generation model will grow its sales in the tough-fought luxury SUV segment. The second-generation Volvo XC60 will compete with some big-name rivals from Europe and Asia, including the soon-to-arrive Audi Q5, BMW X3, Land Rover Discovery Sport, Lexus NX, Mercedes-Benz GLC, Range Rover Evoque and even the Porsche Macan.
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Matt Campbell
Rolls-Royce 'Sweptail' one-off debuts in Italy
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29th May 2017
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Rolls-Royce 'Sweptail' one-off debuts in Italy

The one-off Rolls-Royce 'Sweptail' was unveiled over the weekend at the Concorso d’Eleganza at Villa d’Este. According to Rolls-Royce, the history of the Sweptail commission began in 2013 when a "connoisseur and collector of distinctive, one-off items including super-yachts and private aircraft" came to the company with an idea for a bespoke luxury coupe.
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Derek Fung
Pirelli Colour Edition tyres in Australia from September, to be air freighted
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29th May 2017
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Pirelli Colour Edition tyres in Australia from September, to be air freighted

Italian tyre manufacturer Pirelli says demand for its upcoming personalised coloured tyres is rather substantial in the Australian market regardless of the expected high price, prompting the company to put us on the map for the tyre launch later this year.
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Alborz Fallah
Maserati forging ahead with Levante plug-in hybrid, but not at expense of driving pleasure
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28th May 2017
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Maserati forging ahead with Levante plug-in hybrid, but not at expense of driving pleasure

The Maserati brand name is associated with speed, performance and noise, but the brand understands a need to move toward fuel-efficient technologies to remain relevant in the current market. Last year former Maserati CEO, Harald Wester, confirmed that Maserati would develop a plug-in hybrid version of the Levante for overseas market.
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Paul Maric
Volvo Australia confident V40 can remain a viable option when new SUV lobs
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27th May 2017
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Volvo Australia confident V40 can remain a viable option when new SUV lobs

The Volvo small car range is set to boom with the addition of the all-new Volvo XC40 compact SUV, and in some people's minds there is a question over how the Volvo V40 will fit in that space when that happens. While you may not spot a Volvo V40 every day when you’re stuck in traffic, the brand has had a reasonable amount of success with the current-generation small hatchback model.
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Matt Campbell