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Fiat Punto gets Euro NCAP’s first ever zero-star rating

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https://www.autocar.co.uk - The Fiat Punto has received Euro NCAP’s first zero-star score, sparking concern at the crash-testing organisation, as have the three-star ratings of several other cars. In the latest batch of tests, the Alfa Romeo Giulietta, Dacia Duster, DS 3, Ford C-Max, Ford Grand C-Max, Kia Stonic, MG ZS, Toyota Aygo and Vauxhall Viva all achieved three-star ratings in their standard forms.

DS 7 Crossback E-Tense 4x4 PHEV prototype 2017 review

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https://www.autocar.co.uk - For its second-generation attempt at a full hybrid powertrain, the PSA Group, which comprises Peugeot, Citroën, DS and Vauxhall/Opel, will switch from diesel-electric to plug-in hybrid petrol-electric technology. The aim is to increase performance, refinement, zero-emissions driving range and design modularity for the group’s next wave of hybrid models, while simultaneously improving their CO2 emissions.

It’s Official: The Chevrolet Brand Is Returning to Australia

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http://www.thetruthaboutcars.com - The bowtie badge is heading Down Under. As General Motors revamps its overseas presence – pulling out of some countries, ditching its Opel and Vauxhall subsidiaries – Australians can look forward to visiting a GM dealership with more than just the Holden brand on the sign.

252bhp Vauxhall Insignia GSi priced from £33,375 in the UK

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https://www.autocar.co.uk - The hottest version yet of the current Vauxhall Insignia, the 252bhp GSi, is now available to order, priced from £33,375 for the Grand Sport, and £34,875 in Sports Tourer guise.   Vauxhall's new flagship launched at the Frankfurt motor show.

PSA Group 'wants refund from GM over emissions challenges'

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https://www.autocar.co.uk - The PSA Group is said to be seeking a refund of between £529 million and £700m (€600-800m) from General Motors (GM) following its purchase of Vauxhall and Opel, in the belief that GM held back on fully explaining the severity of the brands' emissions challenges.   According to Reuters, sources close to the sale report that PSA could be exposed to heavy fines if the problem is not solved by the time new EU regulations on emissions come into effect in 2020-21.

PSA Group Wants a Refund, Saying General Motors Misled It on Opel/Vauxhall Emissions

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https://blog.caranddriver.com - Ever pay cash for a used car, only to have it fail inspection because the seller neglected to inform you of missing or nonworking emissions equipment? Makes you want to demand your money back.

Vauxhall Viva Rocks Is Priced From £11,530 In UK

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http://www.carscoops.com - The Opel Karl has been available as a rugged Rocks model since last year, and now its British sibling, the Vauxhall Viva, has received an identical treatment. Named the Vauxhall Viva Rocks, it can already be ordered in the United Kingdom from £11,530 ($15,268) on-the-road, featuring plastic cladding all around, an increased ride height, silver roof rails, and unique 15-inch bi-color look alloy wheels.