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2016 Ford Taurus revealed
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19th Apr 2015
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2016 Ford Taurus revealed

The all-new, Australian-designed Ford Taurus has been unveiled at an exclusive event just hours out from its official public unveiling at the 2015 Shanghai motor show. Ford says the new Taurus large sedan - penned by the company's Asia Pacific design director, Australian Todd Willing - has been “designed especially to meet the needs of the Chinese market”, despite the historic American nameplate never actually appearing in its Chinese showrooms before.
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Tim Beissmann
Peugeot 308 R HYbrid concept unveiled
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16th Apr 2015
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Peugeot 308 R HYbrid concept unveiled

The Peugeot 308 R HYbrid concept has been outed and detailed ahead of its public debut at the 2015 Shanghai motor show next week. Powering the potential flagship of the 308 range is a hybrid drivetrain. Driving the front wheels is a 201kW 1.6-litre turbocharged four-cylinder petrol engine and an 85kW electric motor allied to a six-speed automated transmission. Along the rear axle there's another 85kW electric engine.
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Derek Fung
2015 Shanghai motor show bans showgirls and children
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9th Apr 2015
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2015 Shanghai motor show bans showgirls and children

The organisers of the 2015 Shanghai motor show have banned showgirls and children from attending the event in an attempt to clean up its reputation and avoid potential security issues. Auto Shanghai 2015 organisers announced the crackdown on scantily clad female models earlier this year after the Chinese government warned against increasing vulgarity at public events.
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Tim Beissmann
Mitsubishi ASX, Mirage and Lancer all set for a new-look front-end in the next 12 months
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3rd Apr 2015
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Mitsubishi ASX, Mirage and Lancer all set for a new-look front-end in the next 12 months

The front-end design of the 2016 Mitsubishi Outlander will be mimicked on a range of the brand’s other models over the next 12 months. CarAdvice has learned the new ‘dynamic shield’ style language that debuted on the Outlander medium SUV at the 2015 New York auto show will find its way to the Mirage, ASX and Lancer over the coming year.
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Matt Campbell
Infiniti plans model onslaught over the next 18 months
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2nd Apr 2015
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Infiniti plans model onslaught over the next 18 months

Infiniti has announced it will introduce three all-new models in the next 18 months. The Japanese luxury brand, an offshoot of Nissan, has previously stated it would unveil the Q30 compact car sometime in 2016, followed by an off-road-inspired crossover spin-off model, the QX30, in 2017.
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Matt Campbell