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2021 Mercedes-AMG GLB 45 unearthed in patent filing
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10th Jun 2020
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2021 Mercedes-AMG GLB 45 unearthed in patent filing

The 2021 Mercedes-AMG GLB 45 has been laid bare after Mercedes filed detailed line drawings with the United States Patent and Trademark Office, according to Automobile Magazine. The German luxury carmaker is yet to confirm the range-topping GLB, but details provided in the patent filing show numerous differences between it and the current AMG GLB 35.
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Ben Zachariah
2020 Jeep Compass price and specs
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10th Jun 2020
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2020 Jeep Compass price and specs

Jeep has announced local pricing and specifications for its updated Compass SUV range, in Australian showrooms now. The 2020 Compass range sees the addition of new Night Eagle and S-Limited trims, joining existing Limited and Trailhawk variants. The Night Eagle replaces the Compass Sport as the entry-level trim, meaning buyers wanting to get into a Compass will now spend $6250 more. For the extra money, buyers get a range of improved standard safety tech.
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Liam Murphy
Tug o' war battle! 2020 Ford Ranger vs Toyota Hilux in a 4x4 duel
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10th Jun 2020
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Tug o' war battle! 2020 Ford Ranger vs Toyota Hilux in a 4x4 duel

Can the ultimate automotive battle in Australia be solved with physics? If you've read our comparison between Australia’s two favourite cars, you’ll know that the battle for the top sales position is being fought on many fronts, with each vehicle giving or taking ground depending on buyer criteria.
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James Ward
Chinese cars buck the sales trend, up 36 per cent
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9th Jun 2020
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Chinese cars buck the sales trend, up 36 per cent

Chinese car makers continue to defy the downward trend in Australia’s new-car market, with latest figures from the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries showing a 36 per cent increase in the first five months of this year versus the same period in 2019. That’s bucking the current trend where new car sales have taken a hammering thanks to the coronavirus pandemic and the resulting recession.
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Rob Margeit
2021 Volkswagen California Beach and Multivan Cruise price and specs
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9th Jun 2020
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2021 Volkswagen California Beach and Multivan Cruise price and specs

Volkswagen Australia has announced two limited-edition models of its facelifted T6.1 van range for online sale later this month. The California Beach Camper Van and Multivan Cruise limited editions will be built in a short production run of just 30 cars each, priced from $74,990 for the Multivan Cruise, and $94,990 for the California Beach Camper Van. Both prices exclude on-road costs. Both models will be sold exclusively through Volkswagen’s online sales portal from 10am, June 24, 2020.
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Liam Murphy