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Dates for your diary

6 Dec, 2005

Dec 2005 7 Toyota Yaris launched, 7-10 Bologna Motor Show, Italy 9 - 11 London Kart Show at Sandown Park Exhibition Centre, Surrey, 10 MkIII Cortina's Christmas Meet, National Motor Museum, Beaulieu, Hampshire, 21 Auto Express Christmas Special

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Lancia makes a date as Pirelli staff cash in

6 Dec, 2005

It's 100 not out for Lancia, and to celebrate its centenary the Italian firm is launching a 2006 calendar.

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Bag blow forces Audi into major recall

6 Dec, 2005

That's blown it! An airbag fault has forced Audi to recall 5,700 of its A6 executive saloons.

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Wraps off Suzuki's new 4x4

6 Dec, 2005

Has Suzuki found the SX factor with its latest model? Hot on the heels of the Swift supermini and Grand Vitara SUV, the Japanese firm has launched this crossover hatch - the SX4.

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Room with a view as Skonda plans debut

6 Dec, 2005

Do you want to book a Roomster? Then make a date at March's Geneva Motor Show - because that's where the production version of Skoda's MPV concept is set to debut.

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Dreamers' safety risk

6 Dec, 2005

Motorists speed when their minds wander, says a top psychologist who quizzed nearly 10,000 drivers.

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Points lose premium impact

6 Dec, 2005

Speed camera convictions are now so common in the UK that insurance companies are admitting for the first time they are not raising the premiums for drivers who get one.

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Glass act over fine mess

6 Dec, 2005

A council has fitted bulletproof glass to offices used by traffic wardens, after they voiced fears over violence from motorists.

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Lady Penelope's motor on show

6 Dec, 2005

Thunderbirds are go at Gaydon's Heritage Motor Centre, Warwickshire.