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23rd 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: LISTEN: Car News Daily podcastLISTEN: Automotive Industry Insights podcastLISTEN: Reverse Gear podcast
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Mandy Turner
Renault considering high-performance Zoe
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22nd Sep 2019
2 min read

Renault considering high-performance Zoe

Renault is considering giving its city-focused Zoe EV a massive shot in the arm, with European reports suggesting the Zoe e-Sport concept could make production. Top Gearreports the e-Sport, a 340kW and 640Nm version of the otherwise rather vanilla Zoe, is still front of mind for Renault's electric vehicle boss, Gilles Normand. "The e-Sport was more to test the water, to show that you can EVs are not boring,” he told the British publication.
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Scott Collie
2021 Mercedes-Benz EQB spied
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22nd Sep 2019
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2021 Mercedes-Benz EQB spied

The new Mercedes-Benz EQB electric crossover has been spied during testing in Europe. As with other members of the all-electric EQ range, the EQB is based on an existing model — in this case the GLB — and uses a platform designed primarily for petrol and diesel engine cars. This strategy affords Mercedes-Benz a lot of flexibility to scale production up or down depending on demand, as well as reducing development costs.
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Derek Fung
Volkswagen: First electric SUV to land in Australia below $50,000
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20th Sep 2019
2 min read

Volkswagen: First electric SUV to land in Australia below $50,000

Volkswagen's range of electric vehicles is about to hit the roads in Europe, with Australia lagging a couple of years behind. When the Volkswagen ID.4 does finally arrive Down Under, however, it's expected to have a starting price under $50,000. Speaking to media after the Frankfurt motor show, Volkswagen Australia product planning boss, Jeff Shafer said he's looking forward to welcoming the ID electric range and is confident it'll be sharply priced.
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Paul Maric
2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC pricing and specs
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20th Sep 2019
3 min read

2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC pricing and specs

Mercedes-Benz has announced pricing and specs for its refreshed mid-sized rival to the BMW X3 and Volvo XC60, the GLC, now without diesel power. The new line-up will start with the GLC200, priced at $66,100 before on-roads. Power comes from a 2.0-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine making 145kW and 320Nm, up 10kW and 20Nm on its predecessor, sent to the rear wheels through a nine-speed automatic transmission.
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Scott Collie
2021 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS spied
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20th Sep 2019
2 min read

2021 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS spied

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Scott Collie
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20th Sep 2019
2 min read

2021 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS spied

Porsche 718 2019
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Scott Collie