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Electric car fast-charging network one of Australia's 'highest priorities'
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27th Feb 2020
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Electric car fast-charging network one of Australia's 'highest priorities'

Infrastructure Australia (IA) has identified the development of a fast-charging network for electric cars as one of Australia's highest national priorities over the next five years. In its Infrastructure Priority List 2020 – a guide to the investments required to "secure a sustainable and prosperous future" – the independent advisory body cited a lack of access to charging stations as a major hindrance to the uptake of electric cars.
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Susannah Guthrie
Renault reveals tiny Twingo Z.E electric runabout
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24th Feb 2020
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Renault reveals tiny Twingo Z.E electric runabout

Renault has expanded its electric vehicle portfolio with the launch of the urban-focused Twingo Z.E, a tiny battery-powered runabout that’s ready for a future where combustion engines are banned in population centres.
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Mike Costello
Car value experts refute Elon Musk's claim that Teslas are 'an appreciating asset'
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13th Feb 2020
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Car value experts refute Elon Musk's claim that Teslas are 'an appreciating asset'

Car valuers and industry experts have dismissed Tesla CEO Elon Musk's claims that his electric cars will become an "appreciating asset", but have acknowledged that Tesla models will likely outperform other electric vehicles in Australia's used car market over coming years.
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Susannah Guthrie
2021 Mercedes-Benz EQS prototype photographed
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31st Jan 2020
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2021 Mercedes-Benz EQS prototype photographed

The Mercedes-Benz Vision EQS concept, revealed at last year’s Frankfurt motor show, was a dazzling, futuristic-looking concept car, as concept cars tend to be. If you were worried something would be lost in the transition to production EQS, Mercedes-Benz has released some official photographs of the concept and a pre-production prototype side-by-side to put your mind at ease.
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William Stopford
Volkswagen preparing mobile EV-charging robots
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31st Dec 2019
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Volkswagen preparing mobile EV-charging robots

Volkswagen is developing robots that can find and charge electric vehicles in need of a range boost. The idea behind the robots is simple: vehicles low on charge can park in a regular multi-storey carpark, and wirelessly communicate with the charging infrastructure. An autonomous robot will then deliver a small charger to the vehicle, wirelessly open the car's charge port, and connect up the charger.
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Scott Collie
Honda Augmented Driving Concept unveiled
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19th Dec 2019
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Honda Augmented Driving Concept unveiled

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Derek Fung
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19th Dec 2019
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Honda Augmented Driving Concept unveiled

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