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Skoda Octavia Scout : Czech crossover arrives in April 2015 with first-time petrol option
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13th Oct 2014
5 min read

Skoda Octavia Scout : Czech crossover arrives in April 2015 with first-time petrol option

The second-generation Skoda Octavia Scout crossover will launch in Australia around April next year with an expanded range of powertrains including, for the first time locally, a petrol engine. While final Australian pricing and specifications are still being determined, Skoda’s local arm is making a more serious play at the local market this time around with its all-wheel-drive, jacked-up and body-clad Octavia wagon derivative.
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Mike Costello
Volkswagen Australia safety saga escalates
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10th Jun 2013
3 min read

Volkswagen Australia safety saga escalates

More than a week after Volkswagen Australia faced media reports claiming a dangerous loss of acceleration from owners of its vehicles, the company is reportedly now in talks with Germany to initiate a recall of DSG automatic transmissions.
Daniel DeGasperi
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