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Around the tracks: Daniel Ricciardo has released his own wine
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12th Mar 2021
2 min read

Around the tracks: Daniel Ricciardo has released his own wine

When we’re not creating it ourselves, the CarAdvice team spends a lot of time finding and consuming motoring content from all over the world. Here’s a handful of the photos, articles, videos or social media posts that most caught our eye last week. Some of them are brand new, others have been online for a while. Enjoy them – just not too much, okay?
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Susannah Guthrie
Florida joins Australian states in introducing digital driver's licences
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14th Oct 2020
3 min read

Florida joins Australian states in introducing digital driver's licences

The state of Florida will be the first state in the United States to offer motorists the option of a digital driver's licence from 2021, joining a handful of Australian states that already offer the service. From next year, residents of Florida will be able to apply for a licence that can be accessed across a wide range of devices, including smartphones and tablets, and will be recognised both nationally and internationally.
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Susannah Guthrie
Five exotic classics currently for sale in Australia
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19th Sep 2020
3 min read

Five exotic classics currently for sale in Australia

It has been well documented that the price of used cars has risen during the pandemic, following a shortage of new cars due to production delays caused by the coronavirus crisis – and a surge in the number of workers moving away from public transport to avoid being infected with COVID-19. However, some truly exotic machinery is up for grabs if your budget stretches that far. Or if, like us, you like to dream. Here's what we found so far. 1993 Jaguar XJ220
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William Davis
Sydney joins Brisbane in adding GPS support beacons to tunnels
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13th Feb 2020
3 min read

Sydney joins Brisbane in adding GPS support beacons to tunnels

Frustrating underground GPS dropouts will soon be a distant memory for Sydney motorists, as the city becomes the second in Australia to receive special bluetooth beacons in a select number of its tunnels. Sydney has joined Brisbane in introducing the new Waze-designed technology, which is able to provide phone navigation systems with a bluetooth signal even when GPS coverage is not available.
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Susannah Guthrie
Victoria joins free child restraint safety checks, will other states follow?
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20th Jan 2020
3 min read

Victoria joins free child restraint safety checks, will other states follow?

Fitting a child restraint correctly can mean the difference between life and death in a car crash, and tragically the number of poorly fitted kid seats remains high despite years of education campaigns. Soon, young families in Victoria will have access to free checks of child restraints thanks to a safety program run by Kidsafe and funded by the State Government.
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Susannah Guthrie