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Mercedes-AMG Project One drivetrain secrets revealed; nine cars heading Down Under
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29th May 2017
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Mercedes-AMG Project One drivetrain secrets revealed; nine cars heading Down Under

Australia is in line to receive eight Mercedes-AMG ‘Project One’ hypercars, with one example headed for New Zealand, the company has confirmed. Speaking with CarAdvice at the weekend's Nurburgring 24 Hour, Mercedes-Benz Australia spokesperson David McCarthy confirmed the Australian arm had received 16 firm orders for the euro $2million hypercar. But, with only nine heading Down Under, seven AMG customers are set to miss out.
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Rob Margeit
2018 Skoda Superb upgrades announced - UPDATE
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29th May 2017
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2018 Skoda Superb upgrades announced - UPDATE

The Skoda Superb range flagship has received some upgrades, rolling out as we speak. Headlining is a superior infotainment system. The old 8.0-inch screen has been ditched in favour of a higher-resolution, flush-glass 9.2-inch unit similar to that in the 'Mk7.5' VW Golf update. The entry 5.0-inch screen in Europe is now 6.5".
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Mike Costello
2019 Jeep Wrangler ute spied with production tray
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27th May 2017
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2019 Jeep Wrangler ute spied with production tray

The Jeep Wrangler ute has been spied again, but this time in a higher state of production-readiness. The last time we saw the Wrangler ute out-and-about, it was fitted with a tray seemingly stolen from the back of a Ram 1500 pickup. It had wheel arches improperly aligned with the rear wheels, as well as styling completely at odds to the rest of the car.
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Derek Fung
BMW M8 teased, Le Mans comeback confirmed
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27th May 2017
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BMW M8 teased, Le Mans comeback confirmed

A flagship BMW M8 will headline the upcoming BMW 8 Series range, the company has confirmed, revealing a camouflaged example today - just hours after revealing the new Concept 8 Series show car. Described by the company as the "icing on the cake" of the new 8 Series line-up, the the new BMW M8 also marks BMW Motorsport's return to Le Mans, with a race-spec M8 GTE currently under development, and scheduled to make its racing debut at the Daytona 24 Hours in January 2018.
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James Wong
Lamborghini Urus hybrid to offset V10 and V12 emissions
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26th May 2017
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Lamborghini Urus hybrid to offset V10 and V12 emissions

The second model in the upcoming Lamborghini Urus SUV will utilise a hybrid powertrain that will help bring the average fleet emissions of the Italian brand down and keep the naturally-aspirated V10 and V12 models in existence amid toughening emission restrictions.
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Alborz Fallah