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Volvo Australia to electrify range: Hybrid and electric only from 2021, diesels axed
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9th Dec 2020
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Volvo Australia to electrify range: Hybrid and electric only from 2021, diesels axed

The entire Volvo model line-up in Australia will be electrified from the second half of 2021, the company has today confirmed. A spokesperson for Swedish brand's local arm told CarAdvice today an array of mild-hybrid petrol engines will be introduced Down Under in July 2021, coinciding with the launch of its 2022 range range in showrooms.
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Alex Misoyannis
2021 Peugeot 508 Sport Engineered revealed, Australian potential unclear
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25th Sep 2020
3 min read

2021 Peugeot 508 Sport Engineered revealed, Australian potential unclear

Peugeot has turned up the wick on its svelte 508 sedan and wagon, creating the 2021 508 Peugeot Sport Engineered. However, unlike recent performance Peugeots, the 508 PSE (as it is also known) is a plug-in hybrid (PHEV), and debuts the lion brand’s new performance nameplate: Peugeot Sport Engineered.
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Alex Misoyannis
BMW 7 Series: Electric flagship now official
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19th Mar 2020
2 min read

BMW 7 Series: Electric flagship now official

BMW has confirmed the next generation of its 7 Series will have an all-electric variant – and that it will be the most powerful version offered. The electric 7 Series will exist alongside petrol, diesel and plug-in hybrid models and all powertrains will share the same architecture, according to BMW board chairman, Oliver Zipse.
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Liam Murphy
2020 Cupra Formentor unveiled for lucky Europe
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4th Mar 2020
2 min read

2020 Cupra Formentor unveiled for lucky Europe

Cupra, the performance division of Spanish marque SEAT – a brand not seen in Australia for decades – has revealed its 2020 Formentor crossover coupe-style SUV. The Formentor marks the first exclusive model under the Cupra banner. As with the wider Seat and Cupra lines, it won't be offered in Australia. Available with a full-petrol or high performance plug-in hybrid powertrain, the Formentor looks to blend the practicality of an SUV with the performance Cupra is known for.
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Liam Murphy