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2016 European Car of the Year award finalists announced
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15th Dec 2015
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2016 European Car of the Year award finalists announced

The jurors for the 2016 European Car of the Year award have handed down a list of the final models in the running for this year’s prize, to be revealed at March’s Geneva motor show. Shortlisted from a group of forty nominees announced in July, today’s list of seven vehicles includes four premium marques and three volume-selling brands. All but one are of the passenger variety, with the new Mazda MX-5 standing out as the only pure sports offering in the pack.
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Mike Stevens
2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class to change lanes autonomously
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11th Dec 2015
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2016 Mercedes-Benz E-Class to change lanes autonomously

The new-generation Mercedes-Benz E-Class will add another layer of autonomous driving technology to the luxury German brand’s range when it launches early next year with a new Active Lane Change Assist function. Active Lane Change Assist uses a series of radars and a stereo camera to support the driver to complete lane changes.
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Tim Beissmann
2016 Porsche 911 Turbo and Turbo S revealed: Australian launch in May 2016, Turbo S does 0-100km/h in 2.9s
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1st Dec 2015
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2016 Porsche 911 Turbo and Turbo S revealed: Australian launch in May 2016, Turbo S does 0-100km/h in 2.9s

The more powerful 2016 Porsche 911 Turbo and Turbo S models will make their world premiere at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit next month. As part of the changes, the hi-po 911 Turbo S now prints from 0-100km/h in a staggering, supercar-beating 2.9 seconds.
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Mike Costello
No MPS models or luxury sub-brand on the cards for Mazda
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19th Nov 2015
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No MPS models or luxury sub-brand on the cards for Mazda

Despite the alphabetic growth of AMG, F, M, N, RS and SVO performance sub-brands, Mazda will not be adding another letter to their lineup At this week's 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show, CarAdvice spoke with Masamichi Kogai, president and CEO of Mazda Corporation, who again confirmed that MPS fans will continue to go without for the foreseeable future.
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James Ward
Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport unveiled in LA - UPDATE
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18th Nov 2015
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Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport unveiled in LA - UPDATE

The track-only Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport has been unveiled and detailed at the 2015 Los Angeles auto show. Based on the street legal Cayman GT4, the Clubsport features a naturally aspirated 3.8-litre horizontally-opposed six-cylinder engine behind the passenger cell. Tuned to deliver 283kW of power, the engine is hooked up to the rear wheels via a six-speed dual-clutch transmission and a race-bred mechanical locking differential.
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Derek Fung
New Buick LaCrosse debuts in Los Angeles
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18th Nov 2015
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New Buick LaCrosse debuts in Los Angeles

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Derek Fung
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18th Nov 2015
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New Buick LaCrosse debuts in Los Angeles

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Derek Fung