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Audi RS3 production halted due to WLTP, set to resume in 2019
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27th Aug 2018
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Audi RS3 production halted due to WLTP, set to resume in 2019

Audi has stopped production of the RS3 Sportback and sedan due to the new Worldwide Harmonised Light Vehicles Test Procedure (WLTP), with the models currently unavailable to order in Australia. The brand's local arm confirmed the news this week with CarAdvice, after a keen-eyed reader noticed the Sportback (hatch) and sedan versions of Audi's hottest small car were no longer listed on the Australian website. Shaun Cleary, corporate communications manager for Audi's local division, said:
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James Wong
McLaren 720S GT3 revealed
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27th Aug 2018
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McLaren 720S GT3 revealed

McLaren Automotive has revealed the race-ready 720S GT3, scheduled to hit the track in 2019. Based on the 720S road car, the GT3 version will be accessible to both professional and amateur drivers, with the company planning to have its new racer compete in various categories across Europe, the US and Middle East. The vehicle is still undergoing testing, with development headed by McLaren's new customer racing division.
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James Wong
2019 Ferrari 488 Pista Spider unveiled
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26th Aug 2018
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2019 Ferrari 488 Pista Spider unveiled

The Ferrari 488 Pista Spider has been unveiled at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance in California. Said to be the company's 50th drop-top model, the 488 Pista Spider is powered by the same 3.9-litre twin-turbo V8 as the Pista coupe, which develops a maximum of 530kW of power at 8000rpm, and 770Nm at 3000rpm. Thanks to the folding hardtop and other necessary structural changes, the Spider has a dry weight of 1380kg, 100kg more than 488 Pista coupe.
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Derek Fung
Bugatti Divo unveiled
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24th Aug 2018
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Bugatti Divo unveiled

The Bugatti Divo has been unveiled at The Quail gathering, a part of the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in California. Sporting a completely revised body, Bugatti says the Divo revives the company's coachbuilding tradition, where it used to mount unique bodies on an existing chassis.
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Derek Fung
Audi PB18 e-tron concept revealed
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24th Aug 2018
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Audi PB18 e-tron concept revealed

Audi has unveiled the PB18 e-tron, which it will present at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in Monterey, California. Inspired by the Audi R18 e-tron race car, the PB18 is powered by a trio of electric motors for a peak combined system output of 570kW and 800Nm, motivating a vehicle weighing less than 1550kg. Channelled through an all-electric take on Audi’s quattro system, the PB18 e-tron claims a 0-100km/h sprint time of just over 2.0 seconds.
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Chris Gething
2018 Jeep Compass recalled
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24th Aug 2018
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2018 Jeep Compass recalled

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James Wong
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24th Aug 2018
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2018 Jeep Compass recalled

Jeep Compass 2018
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James Wong