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Jaguar XF recalled for fuel pipe fix
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5th Feb 2017
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Jaguar XF recalled for fuel pipe fix

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Mike Stevens
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5th Feb 2017
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Jaguar XF recalled for fuel pipe fix

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Mike Stevens
2017 World Car of the Year finalists announced
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4th Feb 2017
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2017 World Car of the Year finalists announced

The 2017 World Car of the Year (WCOTY) finalists have been announced, and once again the list is dominated by models from European brands. There are six Car of the Year awards up for grabs this year, including the main prize, as well as gongs for the following categories: luxury, performance, car design, green, and urban. The Urban Car of the Year prize is new for 2017, and is only open to cars under four metres in length.
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Derek Fung
Tata Tamo Futuro mid-engined sports car bound for Geneva
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4th Feb 2017
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Tata Tamo Futuro mid-engined sports car bound for Geneva

Indian car maker Tata has teased the first vehicle from its new sub-brand Tamo, expected to be a mid-engined two-seater sports car concept, which will debut at the 2017 Geneva motor show in March - according to a new report. Autocar India reveals the new model will be unveiled on March 7 at the Geneva event, and will be the first product to be developed under Tata's new passenger vehicles strategy, Tamo, which will act as a testbed for new technologies, business models and partnerships.
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James Wong
Daring heist at Jaguar Land Rover plant, $5 million worth of engines knicked
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4th Feb 2017
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Daring heist at Jaguar Land Rover plant, $5 million worth of engines knicked

Thieves this week reportedly made off with a staggering £3 million ($A4.9 million) worth of engines from Jaguar Land Rover’s plant in Solihull. The daring heist was first reported in the Birmingham Mail, which claims that thieves used a stolen truck to knick the first load of parts in just six minutes, before returning for a second successful crack later the same night.
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Mike Costello
Kia outsells Subaru and Volkswagen
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3rd Feb 2017
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Kia outsells Subaru and Volkswagen

Kia Motors Australia was the fastest-growing mainstream brand in the local new car market last year, and this momentum has carried over into 2017. The Korean brand grew 28.9 per cent in January to 4015 units, catapulting it ahead of Subaru (4009, up a strong 18 per cent in its own right), Volkswagen (3995, down 8 per cent as the Golf enters runout) and Honda (3470, up 20 per cent).
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Mike Costello
Holden dealers profiteering on Motorsport, Director and Magnum special editions
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2nd Feb 2017
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Holden dealers profiteering on Motorsport, Director and Magnum special editions

Holden dealers have been caught asking up to $95,000 (plus on-road costs) for the car maker's final run of limited-edition models. With over 2000 registrations of interest made prior to the official reveal of information on January 19th, Holden's three special-edition models have garnered their fair share of interest. But, with only a handful of vehicles left, are Holden dealers trying to gouge customers with exorbitant asking prices and inflated dealer delivery fees?
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Paul Maric