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Mazda hybrid patents surface, rotary engine to be used?

Mar 22, 2017

Rotary fans have been tormented by on-again, off-again flip-flopping with intentions to bring back the revered chook-cooker from Mazda. One minute it rolls out concepts such as the Taiki, the heart-meltingly gorgeous Furai LeMans prototype...

Footage emerges of Nio EP9 breaking EV Nurburgring record (video)

Mar 22, 2017

Ambitious Chinese EV upstart Nio broke the EV lap record for the Nurburgring Nordschleife with its EP9 supercar last year, but now in-car footage has emerged of the attempt. Having since done so at the...

Volkswagen to fast-track EV plans to meet emissions targets

Mar 22, 2017

Automotive News reports that Volkswagen is doubling down on efforts to bring all of its electric MEB cars to market sooner than expected to meet increasingly tight worldwide emissions regulations. That means targets for its...

Aston Martin Rapide to be replaced by EV

Mar 22, 2017

Just like the next-generation Volkswagen Phaeton which has gone back to the drawing board as an EV-only car, the Aston Martin Rapide is set to join it in exclusively powering its wheels with electrons. Aston...

Jaguar Land Rover files a heap of trademark applications; P-Type, T-Type, XJS

Mar 22, 2017

Indian-owned British automaker Jaguar Land Rover has reportedly filed for a number of trademarks that could point to the names of interesting future models. Some of those trademarks include past names, such as ‘XJS’, recalling...

Hyundai Australia announces Santa Fe Active X variant with V6 petrol

Mar 22, 2017

Hyundai Australia is adding a new variant to the Santa Fe range, called the Active X. It features the keep-for-special-editions-only V6 petrol engine. The seven-seat Santa Fe is primarily available with a 2.2-litre turbo-diesel four-cylinder...

2017 Volkswagen Golf Mk7.5 update on sale in Australia in June

Mar 22, 2017

The facelifted 2017 Volkswagen Golf Mk ‘7.5’ arrives in Australian showrooms from June, with the brand today detailing powertrain and equipment highlights. Prices are yet to come, but highlights include the deletion of the 92kW...

2017 Honda Civic on sale in Australia from $22,390

Mar 21, 2017

Honda’s all-new 2017 Civic hatch lobs here in May, with pricing very close to the sedan version that went on sale last year. Now that the two cars have been aligned stylistically, the Civic hatch...

2019 BMW X3 M to debut ‘S58’ 3.0 turbo engine – report

Mar 21, 2017

It’s no secret BMW is working on the next-gen ‘G01’ BMW X3, and it’s also pretty much confirmed there will be a high-performance M version this time around. Some news is now trickling through regarding...

Lexus GS could be axed after current generation – rumour

Mar 21, 2017

The Lexus GS, a BMW 5 Series and Mercedes-Benz E-Class rivalling rear-drive sedan, is a car we’re quite fond of here at PD, but apparently Toyota is dangling the axe. Lexus Enthusiast blog reports that...

2018 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1 prototype spotted at Laguna Seca (video)

Mar 21, 2017

A video has surfaced showing what is believed to be some 2018 Chevrolet C7 Corvette ZR1 prototypes at Laguna Seca, which is expected to be the current generation’s front-engined swansong. In addition to a Camaro ZL1,...

New Audi A8 confirmed for this year, Q8 & Q4 SUVs on the way

Mar 20, 2017

Some details of Audi’s near-future product plans have been confirmed following the company’s annual press conference. Audi confirms it will be launching three new fully electric models by 2020, and will add electric powertrains to...

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