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Fiat Freemont engine cover recall

August 5, 2015

Four-cylinder Fiat Freemont recalled over engine cover fault. A recall of the 2.4 litre four-cylinder petrol version of the Fiat Freemont has been launched after concerns were raised that a…

2015 Subaru Forester Special Edition arrives

August 4, 2015

Extra features added to entry-level Subaru Forester. Now looks like being a great time to buy a new Subaru Forester with a special limited edition version of the entry-level Forester…

Jeep Blackhawk Edition returns

August 4, 2015

Blackhawk Edition treatment added to Jeep Cherokee and Grand Cherokee. Jeep has just announced that the Jeep Cherokee will be offered for the first time in special edition Blackhawk Edition…

Citroen mark first drive around Australia

August 4, 2015

Today marks 90 years since a Citroen became first vehicle to drive around Australia. Today marks an important car anniversary with Citroen pausing to remember the big contribution the French car…

Mercedes-Benz A-class and B-class fuse box recall

August 4, 2015

ACCC oversees another recall of Mercedes-Benz A and B-Class cars. Fresh from a recent recall over a potentially serious drive-shaft issue, Mercedes-Benz A-Class and B-Class vehicles are now being recalled…

Lexus RC 200t confirmed for Australia

August 3, 2015

Lexus RC range to boast turbocharged Lexus RC 200t. The Lexus RC 350 and Lexus RC F are set to be joined by a turbocharged variant by the end of…

Toyota Fortuner cabin revealed

August 3, 2015

New Toyota Fortuner SUV promises comfy cabin. It might be based on the new Toyota HiLux but Toyota say their new Toyota Fortuner SUV will offer Australian families a fitting…

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