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2020 Chevrolet Corvette: Steering wheel unveiled ahead of Friday's full reveal
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15th Jul 2019
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2020 Chevrolet Corvette: Steering wheel unveiled ahead of Friday's full reveal

Alex Misoyannis • Chevrolet has unveiled the 2020 C8 Corvette’s steering wheel, ahead of the car’s full debut on Friday. Only a single image was released by the American carmaker, but there are a number of details that can be gleaned. The wheel is a two-spoke unit – a rare sight among cars today – with a squared-off design Chevrolet claims “enhances visibility and comfort”.
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Ford and Volkswagen alliance expands to electric, autonomous tech
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15th Jul 2019
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Ford and Volkswagen alliance expands to electric, autonomous tech

Ford's next generation of electric vehicles will be underpinned by Volkswagen's modular electric platform (MEB), after the two companies expanded their technology and platform sharing alliance. The Blue Oval will use Volkswagen's new MEB electric platform on at least one 'high-volume, fully-electric vehicle in Europe' to be released in 2023.
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Scott Collie
Queensland authorities stand firm on 4WD ride height enforcement 
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14th Jul 2019
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Queensland authorities stand firm on 4WD ride height enforcement 

Authorities in Queensland have come under fire for targeting four-wheel drives and utes with suspension raised beyond the legal limit during Operation Lift in September last year – one month before revised rules were introduced. Enthusiasts have claimed on social media that some drivers should have their defect notices cleared and the $130 defective vehicle fines refunded, alleging they were issued in error.
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Joshua Dowling
2020 Acura MDX, mystery flagship sedan leaked
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12th Jul 2019
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2020 Acura MDX, mystery flagship sedan leaked

Acura's next-generation MDX SUV and a mysterious large sedan have been uncovered by a curious owner. The owner of a current-generation RDX SUV was digging through the software on his car's infotainment system and came across pictures of the two models by accident.
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Scott Collie
Mercedes-Benz eVito Tourer revealed
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12th Jul 2019
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Mercedes-Benz eVito Tourer revealed

Mercedes-Benz Vans has debuted its new eVito Tourer in Berlin, a new electric people mover that will launch with the BerlKönig ride-share service in Germany. Designed for lugging multiple passengers in inner-city areas, the eVito Tourer features a 41kWh battery pack which offers between 156 and 186 kilometres of range, hooked up to an 85kW/295Nm electric motor.
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James Wong