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Jeep partners with Empty Esky to support bushfire-affected communities
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31st Oct 2020
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Jeep partners with Empty Esky to support bushfire-affected communities

A new website has been launched by not-for-profit organisation Empty Esky, with the idea of supporting bushfire-affected communities. The new website – created with the financial help of Jeep Australia – provides pre-made itineraries for those wanting to take a road trip to regional areas, ranging from single day trips from capital cities to three day driving holidays.
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Ben Zachariah
Aussie young gun tests Renault F1 car
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31st Oct 2020
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Aussie young gun tests Renault F1 car

Australian Formula One hopeful, Oscar Piastri, has had his first taste of an F1 car, clocking up just under 500km behind the wheel of a Renault R.S. 18 at the Sakhir International Circuit in Bahrain. The 19-year-old was given the opportunity to test the Renault F1 car following his stunning victory in the FIA Formula 3 Championship. Piastri admitted to being nervous before getting behind the wheel of the 2018-spec F1 car.
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Rob Margeit
REVISIT: 2021 Rolls-Royce Ghost Extended: $740,000 Rolls makes its Australian debut
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30th Oct 2020
3 min read

REVISIT: 2021 Rolls-Royce Ghost Extended: $740,000 Rolls makes its Australian debut

It's Halloween, and this is a GHOST! So, we couldn't resist a revisit. September 24: Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has launched its new Ghost Extended in Australia. This lengthened-version comes off the back of the all-new Ghost's global reveal earlier in September.
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Justin Narayan
Kia's LandCruiser rival could come with military credentials
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29th Oct 2020
2 min read

Kia's LandCruiser rival could come with military credentials

Kia Australia has been pushing for a ladder-frame SUV and ute for our local market for some time now, with proper off-road capability to compete against the dominant Toyota LandCruiser. The obvious choice would be to use the Kia Mohave's ladder-frame chassis to develop such models. This idea was all but confirmed recently when The Korean Car Blog spotted a prototype out testing, using a raised Mohave chassis.
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Ben Zachariah
2021 Genesis GV70 revealed: Luxury medium-sized SUV bound for Australia
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29th Oct 2020
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2021 Genesis GV70 revealed: Luxury medium-sized SUV bound for Australia

Emerging Korean luxury marque Genesis continues to grow its portfolio, with the medium-sized 2021 GV70 SUV revealed today after months of speculation. The GV70 will become the fifth model in the global Genesis lineup, along with the the bigger GV80 SUV and G70, G80 and G90 sedans. Likely to seat only five, the GV70 will compete with the likes of Mercedes's GLC, BMW's X3 and Audi's Q5.
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Sam Purcell