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Car News Daily podcast: Your daily download
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30th Sep 2019
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Car News Daily podcast: Your daily download

Plenty has happened in the world of car news over the last 24 hours. If you haven't had time to read all the news on CarAdvice.com, catch up on your way home with Car News Daily, as Mandy Turner reads each news story word-for-word. Today's download includes: LISTEN: Car News Daily podcastLISTEN: Automotive Industry Insights podcastLISTEN: Reverse Gear podcast
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Mandy Turner
Fiat Chrysler fined US$40 million for inflating sales figures
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30th Sep 2019
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Fiat Chrysler fined US$40 million for inflating sales figures

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has settled with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) over accusations it inflated sales figures between 2012 and 2016. The Detroit (and Turin) giant will pay US$40 million ($59 million) and has promised to stop the dodgy practices. According to the SEC, Fiat Chrysler dealers would create and maintain a database of unreported sales throughout strong months, often called the 'cookie jar' by employees.
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Scott Collie
2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE recalled
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29th Sep 2019
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2019 Mercedes-Benz GLE recalled

Mercedes-Benz has recalled the 2019 GLE, over concerns about the joint between the fuel filler neck and fuel tank. According to the company, some cars could have an inadequately sealed joint between the fuel tank and fuel filler neck, possibly creating a fuel leak. If fuel comes into contact with the car's hot exhaust parts, there's a fire risk. A total of 12 cars are included in the recall – a VIN list is attached here.
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Scott Collie
2020 Nissan Titan facelift unveiled
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28th Sep 2019
2 min read

2020 Nissan Titan facelift unveiled

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Derek Fung
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28th Sep 2019
2 min read

2020 Nissan Titan facelift unveiled

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Derek Fung
Mercedes-AMG rules out B-Class, EQC, vans - report
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28th Sep 2019
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Mercedes-AMG rules out B-Class, EQC, vans - report

Mercedes-AMG has tuned everything from sedans to roadsters and big, boxy SUVs, but there are a few Mercedes-Benz models the performance arm won’t be fettling. Mercedes-AMG chief Tobias Moers told Motor Trend the vehicles which won’t be getting the AMG treatment – and it’s a short list.Firstly, there’ll be no AMG variants of Mercedes-Benz’s commercial vans. That should come as no surprise.
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William Stopford
Peugeot Boxer 4x4 Concept revealed
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27th Sep 2019
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Peugeot Boxer 4x4 Concept revealed

The Peugeot Boxer 4x4 Concept has been unveiled ahead of its full in-the-flesh debut later this month at the Le Bourget Recreational Vehicle Show. In order for the van to go off the beaten track it has been fitted with a Dangel four-wheel drive system, chunky off-road tyres, and a higher ground clearance. Other exterior changes include a more aggressive front bumper treatment, side steps, and a set of forward-facing spot lights.
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Derek Fung