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NEWS INDEX:   October 2013

Nissan Pathfinder release imminent
1st October, 2013
Nissan has released local pricing* and initial product information for its new Pathfinder SUV range ..... more

Honda introduces "Capped Price Servicing"
2nd October, 2013
Honda Australia’s new Capped Price with Adaptive servicing programme is now in effect nationally at all Honda dealerships, having commenced 1st October 2013 ..... more

Audi Q3: new entry level model
3rd October, 2013
New 103kW 2.0 TDI model now available with quattro and S tronic; Priced* from $47,500*; Q3 now Audi's most popular model in Australia ..... more

Holden Commodore ‘International’
6th October, 2013
Building on the already highly-specified VF range, the International adds luxury and sports features including leather appointed seats, 18 inch alloy wheels, Blind Spot Alert and Reverse Traffic Alert ..... more

Toyota FJ Cruiser for MY14
9th October, 2013
Toyota's "go anywhere, do anything" FJ Cruiser maintains a loyal following with almost 7,000 sold here since the model was introduced in 2011 ..... more

Renault Koleos Phase 3
11th October, 2013
The Phase 3 make-over provides a range of additional equipment throughout the range, as well as a new lower entry price for the range ..... more

Holden Trax released
11th October, 2013
Trax is Holden's small front-wheel drive SUV, offered in two trim levels ranging in price from $23,490* to $27,990* ..... more

BMW 4-Series convertible unveiled
14th October, 2013
With the new 4-Series coupe about to arrive locally, BMW has unveiled the new 4 Series convertible. The new design language introduced with the BMW 4 Series Coupe is evident ..... more

Peugeot 2008 released
15th October, 2013
Three efficient engine choices; Three trim levels; Rear camera standard; 7-inch multi-function touch screen standard; Grip control function standard on Outdoor ..... more

Lexus ES pricing announced
16th October, 2013
ES will be available with the choice of two transmissions and a powerful and refined 3.5-litre quad-cam V6 in the ES 350 or, for the first time in the ES, an efficient 2.5-litre hybrid drivetrain in the ES 300h ..... more

Hyundai to introduce all-wheel drive passenger cars
17th October, 2013
All-wheel drive system will be made available for the first time on the all-new Genesis, the second generation of Hyundai’s first premium rear-wheel drive sedan ..... more

Nissan Altima prices announced
20th October, 2013
All-new Altima from $29,990*; Four model grades; 2.5 litre 4 cylinder for 3 models; 3.5 litre 6 cylinder engine for top-of-the-line; On sale next month; 'comfort' seats to increase blood flow and decrease muscular load ..... more

Lamborghini Veneno Roadster
20th October, 2013
Not more than nine units will be built during the course of 2014 and sold at a price of 3.3 million Euros in western Europe (excluding relevant taxes and the appropriate 'on-road' charges) ..... more

Alfa Romeo 4C speed test at Nurburgring
20th October, 2013
The new 4C has had a 'run' on the Nordschleife, the historic Nürburgring circuit. It stopped chronometers at 8'04", the top time of cars with engines under 250 HP and in line with times set by sports cars with much higher prices and more powerful engines ..... more

Volvo S60 updated
24th October, 2013
Now available in Australia, the new-look Volvo S60 and V60 bring purposeful design, innovative new technologies and enhanced driving dynamics to the luxury sedan and wagon segment ..... more

Kia Cerato hatchback
27th October, 2013
For Australia, since its belated launch in 2010, the dominant member of the Cerato line-up has been the stylish five-door hatchback - accounting for as much as 70 per cent of all Cerato sales in Australia ..... more

Range Rover reveals LWB model
28th October, 2013
The ultimate SUV alternative to saloon cars in the long wheelbase market; First Range Rover long wheelbase in 20 years; First customer deliveries from Q2 2014 ; Over 840,000 Range Rovers sold since launch in 1970 ..... more

Volkswagen Golf GTI Mk7 arrives
29th October, 2013
With a 162 kW output doubling that of the Golf GTI Mk 1 (81 kW); the new GTI offers increased power, significantly more torque and the fastest acceleration yet in a Golf GTI ..... more

Fiat Panda released locally
29th October, 2013
Italy’s best-selling car, makes its Australian debut; Panda – Fiat’s benchmark small car delivers five-door, five-seat practicality with a spacious, flexible interior, yet compact exterior ..... more

Nissan Juke released
30th October, 2013
Bold exterior styling, sporty and distinctive, make JUKE stand out like no other; Nissan's small cross-over available in two engines, including DIG Turbo; available in front-wheel drive as well as Torque Vectoring All-Wheel Drive ..... more

Audi RS Q3 coming
30th October, 2013
The RS Q3 is the first RS Q model - it follows Audi’s first S model from the Q line-up, the SQ5 TDI ..... more

Volvo XC60 updated
31st October, 2013
The updated XC60 comes with a refreshed exterior, a host of intuitive driving and safety technologies and a more focussed range of models and options, all designed to showcase Volvo's Scandinavian style and refinement ..... more

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