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Kia Stinger pricing and positioning crucial for success, says local division
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6th Mar 2017
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Kia Stinger pricing and positioning crucial for success, says local division

The much-anticipated Kia Stinger is due to arrive in local showrooms later this year, but Kia Australia says the model's success is far from guaranteed. Speaking with Australian media ahead of the kick-off for this week’s 2017 Geneva motor show, Kia Australia chief operating officer Damien Meredith, said care needs to be taken to ensure the sports-slanted ‘saloon liftback’ succeeds on the Australian market.
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David Zalstein
2018 Volkswagen Arteon liftback unveiled
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6th Mar 2017
2 min read

2018 Volkswagen Arteon liftback unveiled

The new Volkswagen Arteon five-door liftback has been revealed ahead of the 2017 Geneva motor show. As seen in earlier teaser images, the Arteon has standard LED headlights that merge seamlessly into the grille, along with LED tail-lights. Closely related to the Passat mid-sizer, the Arteon features completely unique exterior body work, although the dashboard seems to be carried over with a few upgrades.
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Derek Fung
Lamborghini Huracan Performante claims Nurburgring lap record - video
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2nd Mar 2017
1 min read

Lamborghini Huracan Performante claims Nurburgring lap record - video

The upcoming Lamborghini Huracan Performante has claimed the fastest production car lap record at the famed Nurburgring Nordschleife ahead of its global reveal at the Geneva motor show. Lapping the German circuit in 6 minutes and 52.01 seconds, the Huracan Performante was nearly five whole seconds quicker than the previous production record holder, the Porsche 918 Spyder.
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James Wong
2017 Skoda Fabia: 1.0 three-pot and upgrades coming to Australia in July
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1st Mar 2017
2 min read

2017 Skoda Fabia: 1.0 three-pot and upgrades coming to Australia in July

The Skoda Fabia will get a heart transplant later this year, with the Czech company announcing its light car will get a new 1.0-litre three-cylinder turbo within the next six months. Replacing the current 1.2 TSI four-cylinder turbo, the new three-pot matches its predecessor in power while also offering more torque and improved fuel efficiency.
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James Wong
Lexus LC F heading to Tokyo with twin-turbo 4.0-litre V8 - report
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28th Feb 2017
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Lexus LC F heading to Tokyo with twin-turbo 4.0-litre V8 - report

Lexus is preparing an all-out LC F performance variant of its flagship LC coupe, complete with a 447kW twin-turbo V8 - according to a new report. Car and Driver cites a "source at Lexus", claiming the Japanese luxury marque will reveal the LC F at this year's Tokyo motor show in October.
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James Wong