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2019 BMW X7 spied with less camouflage
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17th Dec 2017
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2019 BMW X7 spied with less camouflage

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James Wong
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17th Dec 2017
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2019 BMW X7 spied with less camouflage

BMW X7 2017
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James Wong
Lexus leads luxury players for after-sales service
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16th Dec 2017
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Lexus leads luxury players for after-sales service

Lexus has outdone its German rivals for after-sales service in the JD Power Customer Service Index. The Japanese luxury brand scored 869 out of a possible 1000 points, a handy 17 point jump over last year, and 27 points above the industry average. A total of 547 owners who had bought a car in the past five years, and had it serviced at an authorised dealership in the past 12 months, were surveyed.
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Scott Collie
Video: Nissan uses shrunken carwash for paint testing
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15th Dec 2017
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Video: Nissan uses shrunken carwash for paint testing

The paint on your car leads a hard life. It's constantly being blasted with road grime, baked in the sun, drenched by rain and defaced by thoughtless birds – not to mention the scratches and scrapes it picks up along the way. Cleaning the car at an automatic carwash is an easy way to get all that rubbish off, but it also poses a different threat to your paint job.
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Scott Collie
2018 Ford EcoSport pricing and specs - UPDATE
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14th Dec 2017
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2018 Ford EcoSport pricing and specs - UPDATE

UPDATE: Article now updated with pricing for the 2018 Ford EcoSport. The slow-selling Ford EcoSport small crossover SUV has finally received a much-need mid-life update to make it more competitive against the Mazda CX-3, Hyundai Kona and co.
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Mike Costello
2018 BMW X1 sDrive18i on sale from $45,900
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14th Dec 2017
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2018 BMW X1 sDrive18i on sale from $45,900

The 2018 BMW X1 range will be bolstered by the arrival of a new sDrive18i entry-level model in February, starting at $45,900 before on-road costs - $4000 more affordable than the sDrive18d variant. Powering the new price leader will be the 1.5-litre three-cylinder turbo petrol used in various Mini models, developing 100kW of power and 220Nm of torque.
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James Wong
2013-17 Mitsubishi Pajero recalled for Takata airbags
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13th Dec 2017
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2013-17 Mitsubishi Pajero recalled for Takata airbags

Mitsubishi Australia has issued a recall for 20,187 vehicles from its 2013 to 2017 'NW' and 'NX' Pajero model line as part of the ongoing Takata airbag campaign. This latest notice refers to the less-serious (but still potentially dangerous) 'beta' airbags, in this case fitted on the passenger's side. As with previous Takata-related recalls, the airbag inflator may rupture when deployed, shooting metal fragments into the cabin.
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James Wong
Kia Stinger gets controversial ANCAP score
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13th Dec 2017
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Kia Stinger gets controversial ANCAP score

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Mike Costello
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13th Dec 2017
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Kia Stinger gets controversial ANCAP score

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Mike Costello