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Skoda Enyaq: Brand's new EV crossover named
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14th Feb 2020
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Skoda Enyaq: Brand's new EV crossover named

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Mike Costello
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14th Feb 2020
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Skoda Enyaq: Brand's new EV crossover named

ŠKODA 2020
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Mike Costello
Toyota Australia secures additional Supras, offers purchase through dealerships
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14th Feb 2020
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Toyota Australia secures additional Supras, offers purchase through dealerships

Toyota Australia has secured additional GR Supra supply – and they'll be available for purchase directly through dealerships. The exact number of extra cars available at dealerships is still unclear due to global demand for the model, with a Toyota spokesperson telling CarAdvice our allocation is "an ever-changing number". “We’re trying to get as many as we can ... It’s on a month-by-month basis," the spokesperson said.
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Liam Murphy
Mumbai traffic lights stay red when drivers honk
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14th Feb 2020
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Mumbai traffic lights stay red when drivers honk

Impatient drivers in Mumbai, India are being encouraged to leave their horns alone with a new type of traffic light that stays red longer when drivers honk. Named the ‘Punishing Signal’, the traffic lights feature a giant screen that reading “honk more, wait more”, along with a decibel meter. If the sound at the intersection reaches 85 decibels or more the red light stays on for another 90 seconds.
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Mandy Turner
Automotive Industry Insights podcast: Ford Australia's Christine Wagner on FordPass
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14th Feb 2020
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Automotive Industry Insights podcast: Ford Australia's Christine Wagner on FordPass

Joining Mandy Turner this week are Josh Dowling and Scott Collie. In car news, the car industry is divided on how much taxpayer support should be given to EV sales and infrastructure, the real estate recovery looks set to drive luxury car sales, car brands continue to donate to Australia's bushfire appeal, Ford v Ferrari wins two Oscars, and Mitsubishi adds two extra variants to the Triton range. Scott reviews the 2020 BMW Z4 sDrive 20i manual.
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Mandy Turner
2021 Hyundai '45' spied
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13th Feb 2020
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2021 Hyundai '45' spied

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Derek Fung
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13th Feb 2020
1 min read

2021 Hyundai '45' spied

Hyundai 2020
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Derek Fung
Nissan files $135 million suit against Carlos Ghosn
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13th Feb 2020
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Nissan files $135 million suit against Carlos Ghosn

Japanese carmaker Nissan has filed for damages against former-chairman Carlos Ghosn to the sum of 10 billion yen ($135 million). Nissan is chasing losses that allegedly came “as a result of years of misconduct and fraudulent activity” on Ghosn's behalf. Carlos Ghosn remains in Lebanon after fleeing Japanese house arrest amid fears of “conspiracy” and a “rigged justice system”.
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Liam Murphy
Sydney joins Brisbane in adding GPS support beacons to tunnels
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13th Feb 2020
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Sydney joins Brisbane in adding GPS support beacons to tunnels

Frustrating underground GPS dropouts will soon be a distant memory for Sydney motorists, as the city becomes the second in Australia to receive special bluetooth beacons in a select number of its tunnels. Sydney has joined Brisbane in introducing the new Waze-designed technology, which is able to provide phone navigation systems with a bluetooth signal even when GPS coverage is not available.
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Susannah Guthrie