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2020 Bentley Continental GT V8 Coupe and Convertible pricing and specs
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25th Mar 2020
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2020 Bentley Continental GT V8 Coupe and Convertible pricing and specs

Bentley’s third generation of its Continental GT V8 has arrived in Australia, available in both coupe and convertible configurations. Pricing for the Continental GT V8 Coupe starts at $400,900, with the Continental GT V8 Convertible beginning from $441,300. Prices are before on-road costs. Both variants are powered by a 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged V8 producing 404kW and 770Nm. Bentley claims the 0-100km/h time for both models at four seconds, with a top speed of 318km/h.
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Liam Murphy
Exclusive: Holden dealers take on Detroit, allege “deceptive” conduct
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25th Mar 2020
3 min read

Exclusive: Holden dealers take on Detroit, allege “deceptive” conduct

EXCLUSIVE Holden dealers have written to the global boss of General Motors, Mary Barra, threatening legal action for what they claim was “deceptive” and “unconscionable” conduct in the lead-up to the shutdown of the iconic brand. The network of 185 Holden dealers who operate 203 showrooms claim General Motors was aware there was a risk it would close Holden – even though the company had been asking for showroom upgrades and assuring the network it was here for the long term.
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Joshua Dowling
New report claims Toyota LandCruiser V8 will be axed, mystery surrounds what will replace it
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24th Mar 2020
4 min read

New report claims Toyota LandCruiser V8 will be axed, mystery surrounds what will replace it

The Toyota LandCruiser V8 diesel’s days appear to be numbered – which is likely to spark a stampede on the current runout model over the next 12 months – if the latest report from Japan’s biggest car magazine is a guide. It is the second time serious questions have been raised over the future of the Toyota LandCruiser V8 – and what will power the next generation 300 Series – after CarAdvice reported in June 2019 the V8 will be axed.
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Joshua Dowling
2020 Mercedes-AMG G63 pricing and specs
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23rd Mar 2020
2 min read

2020 Mercedes-AMG G63 pricing and specs

Mercedes-Benz fans who want to look like movie stars and hip hop artists will need to pay a little more to join the Hollywood elite. The German car maker has raised the price for the boxy but iconic Mercedes G-Class – or G-Wagen – for 2020. The 2020 Mercedes-AMG G63 now costs $259,600 (including GST and LCT but excluding on-road costs), compared with the 2019 pricing, which started at $251,400 plus on-road costs as of September 2019 – representing a bump of $8200.
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Susannah Guthrie
2019 Audi Q7 recalled over airbag that may not inflate properly
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23rd Mar 2020
1 min read

2019 Audi Q7 recalled over airbag that may not inflate properly

Audi Australia has issued a recall of five of its 2019 Q7 (model code 4M) SUVs affected by a faulty airbag component. Lodged with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), the defect related to a fastening for an air duct used to inflate the curtain airbag. Audi reports that during an accident this fastening may detach, causing the airbag to not inflate sufficiently, increasing the risk of injury to the occupant.
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Liam Murphy