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MINI provides access to music streaming service Deezer

MINI has enhanced the range of services it provides to motorists, with MINI Connected now providing access to some 25 million songs through Deezer.
 


The music-on-demand specialist allows owners of Apple iPhones to create playlists and listen to them while driving, with the free app modified to ensure it is ready for use inside any MINI.
 


As well as a huge database of tracks to choose from, the app also provides access to Deezer's social media features and can be adj...

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Mercedes-Benz S-Class aims to be the 'best automobile in the world'

Mercedes-Benz has big aspiration for its new S-Class vehicle, aiming for it to be the "best automobile in the world" thanks to its ground-breaking developments in technological and automotive development.
 


It outlined three engineering priorities with the S-Class: Intelligent Drive, Efficient Technology and Essence of Luxury.
 


"Rather than being about safety or aesthetics, power or efficiency, comfort or dynamism, our aspirations were 'the best or nothing'...

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BMW 5 Series brings new changes in 2013

BMW is set to launch an enhanced version of its 5 Series range, with a new engine, a selection of product enhancements and a more fuel-efficient build.

The latest version of the 5 Series is the most successful in the model’s 41-year history, and to maintain this excellent performance, the German manufacturer really had to deliver with its innovations and modifications.

BMW has expanded the range of ConnectedDrive technologies to ensure that the latest model is the safest, best connected ...

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Skoda to enhance fleet with launch of new Superb

Skoda is aiming to boost its fleet offerings with the launch of a new Superb hatchback and estate that boasts excellent green credentials.

While more than 60 per cent of Superb sales are to fleets, Skoda's brand director Alasdair Stewart feels that its CO2 figures have held it back to some degree.

"The retail side of the business is up 30 per cent this year, but if you are going to grow, you have got to grow in the fleet market and the outgoing car had relatively high CO2 figures," he said.

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Mercedes-Benz E-Class Cabrio introduces automated Aircap

Mercedes-Benz has introduced a completely automated version of its Aircap system with the updated version of the E-Class Cabrio.



The technology, which was first launched three years ago, includes a sleek mesh spoiler on top of the windscreen in order to channel air over the cabin when the vehicle is being driven with the roof down.



It works in conjunction with another mesh on the rear headsets to ensure that all four occupants of the vehicle do not get their tresses...

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Citroen marks 45th birthday of the Mehari

The Citroen Mehari is one of manufacturer's best-loved vehicles and, having been unveiled in France on May 16th 1968, its 45th birthday is on the horizon.
 


Diane 6 Mehari, as it was originally known, has been recognised over the years for its unpretentious build and pleasurable drive that made it so popular.



It boasted a lightweight body made from Acrylonitrile Butadiene Styrene and was famous for its ability to be fully opened from the waistline, which included a w...

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Range Rover Evoque launches new service pack

Range Rover has introduced a new service pack for its Evoque designed to make the cost of ownership for the vehicle even more competitive.
 


The optional five-year package provides routine maintenance in line with the official servicing schedule and is available to anyone who has purchased an Evoque since January 1st 2013.

Priced at £499, the service deal will give customers extra value and peace of mind when purchasing Land Rover's best-selling vehicle.
 

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Kia cee'd Sportswagon wins Best Estate Car at diesel awards

The Kia cee'd Sportswagon secured the crown of Best Estate Car at this year's Diesel Car magazine awards.

Facing competition from the Mazda 6 Tourer and the Jaguar XF Sportbrake, the Sportswagon prevailed, with the publication's editor Ian Robertson championing its "well-designed practicality" and "excellent driving calibre in an attractive package".

The Kia Sorento was also commended at the awards in its mainstream 4x4 class, while the Rio got a nod in the mainstream small car class to round ...

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