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Technicolor Dream Coats

23 Mar, 2005

Weird colours to make people look twice at a car will get more popular, it's been claimed.

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Thieves Tune In To Focus Stereo

23 Mar, 2005

Car stereo theft has reared its ugly head again - and it's all because owners of the previous-generation Ford Focus aren't bothering to remove the security panel on their head unit.

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Big Merc's A Big Deal In Big Apple

23 Mar, 2005

Soon Mercedes will need its own A-to-Z. Another letter has been added to the firm's line-up thanks to its new R-Class.

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R You Ready For Ultimate NSX?

23 Mar, 2005

There's life in the old dog yet! Complete with retro F1-style air scoop on the roof, this is Honda's NSX-R GT.

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Smart Bumpers Make An Impact

23 Mar, 2005

Swedish scientists have devised a bumper that can anticipate a collision. Pyrotechnics are used to move it away from the car, creating an impact-absorbing crumple zone.

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VW Revives GTD Badge On Hot Golf Diesel

23 Mar, 2005

The Crossgolf is not the only voyage into uncharted waters being plotted by VW. Bosses are also planning a new flagship diesel model that will be the most powerful oil-burning Golf ever.

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News In Brief

22 Mar, 2005

John DeLorean, car industry executive famed for launching own firm and building Ulster factory, has died, aged 80. DMC-12 coupé flopped, and DeLorean faced drugs charges in early Eighties.

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Special MX-5 Off To Early Start

22 Mar, 2005

The MX-5 is famous for its number of special editions, but now Mazda is readying a limited version of the new model - even though the standard car doesn't go on sale for six months!

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VW Set To Head For Hills With New Crossgolf

22 Mar, 2005

Nothing gets VW bosses 'cross' like another selection of Golf spy shots.