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BMW M5 Editions arrive

September 1, 2015

BMW confirms arrival of M5 Pure, Nighthawk and White Shadow editions. If a standard BMW M5 isn’t enough for you then perhaps one of the new BMW M5 Edition models…

Mitsubishi Pajero gets Apple CarPlay

September 1, 2015

Pajero first Mitsubishi with new smartphone technology. Mitsubishi Motors Australia has just announced that all three grades of the Mitsubishi Pajero will now boast a new smartphone infotainment system. The…

New car buyers unhappy despite more features

September 1, 2015

Survey shows recalls and higher costs lead to customer dissatisfaction. Sometimes simplicity is the best option and a new survey out of the U.S. has again proven the point. While…

Mercedes-Benz E-Class and CLS-Class seal recall

September 1, 2015

Damaged seal could spark fire in Mercedes-Benz models. Owners of a small number of Mercedes-Benz E-Class and CLS-Class vehicles will be asked to return their vehicles to a Mercedes-Benz dealer…

Refreshed Toyota Prado arrives for 2016

August 31, 2015

Toyota Prado gets 2016 update including new diesel engine. The Toyota Prado has received a significant mid-life makeover with Toyota introducing a new-generation turbo-diesel engine, improved petrol V6 and new…

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2014 Jaguar XJR Review

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