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11 January 2019 11:42 AM SEE: Polo, Hilux, Land Cruiser... best-selling cars, bakkies and SUVs in SA

After 12 tough months in which South Africa's car industry was hit by turmoil including rising inflation and fuel costs, it was the Toyota Hilux that ended the year as the undeniable best-selling bakkie in the country. Eclipsing the Ford Ranger by almost 10 000 units, the Hilux maintained its position as the country's best-seller; not only was it the best-selling 92

03 January 2019 1:00 PM PIC: Shona Ferguson shows off his massive mansion and luxury cars

Cape Town - Actor Shona Ferguson served major life goals when he showed off his massive mansion and luxury cars on Instagram. Shona posted a photo of his assets on Instagram, thanking God for "the gift of life." In the photo Shona parks his motorcycle, quad bike and three luxury cars in front of his mansion, captioning the photo: "Thank you for another 70

02 January 2019 6:08 PM 14-year-old boy arrested on murder charge after fatal crash

A 14-year-old boy who authorities say was driving a SUV that caused a fatal car accident has been arrested on a murder charge. The Harris County Sheriff's Office says the SUV was filled with teens who were throwing eggs at other cars on Tuesday afternoon when another driver began chasing them. The department says the 14-year-old driver then ran a red light 74

18 December 2018 10:25 AM Motorist heaps praise on Good Samaritan 'ooms': 'You'll never find a beautiful country like South Africa'

A young motorist has heaped praise on two Good Samaritans via social media after a punctured tyre left him stranded on his way to Bethlehem in the Free State. The opening line of his post starts with: "You'll never find a beautiful country like South Africa. "On my way to Bethlehem from Potch, I got a puncture and I was driving a friend’s bakkie, taking 47

15 December 2018 11:00 AM PICS: 2 dead in truck crash on R21 in Gauteng

Two people lost their lives and two more were injured when two trucks and two passenger cars crashed on the R21 between Pretoria and Kempton Park on Friday night. The incident happened at around 22:00, Netcare 911 spokesperson Shawn Herbst said. "Netcare 911 responded to reports of a serious collision on the R21 travelling from Pretoria to Kempton Park. "Reports 44

30 November 2018 2:28 PM Security guard critically injured in Boksburg protest

A security guard sustained critical injuries after protesting workers set fire to a building in Boksburg on Friday. Several other people were injured and vehicles and property were set alight. Netcare 911 spokesperson Shawn Herbst confirmed that an ambulance helicopter was dispatched on Friday afternoon to attend to the security guard who sustained serious 41

27 November 2018 10:00 AM WATCH: Crash tests, 'zero-star cars' in SA

The latest crash test results in the #SaferCarsForAfrica campaign, released by Global NCAP and Automobile Association earlier in November, has revealed that Nissan's NP300 "Hardbody" received a zero-star safety rating. Global NCAP Secretary General, David Ward, and AA South Africa CEO, Collins Khumalo, have written to the UN Economic Commission for Africa 48

14 November 2018 5:34 AM WATCH: Where there's smoke, there's crazy car spinning

Plumes of smoke, people leaning outside the car and screeching tyres - those are all the trademarks of spinning, a sport that has grown leaps and bounds in SA. The most common cars used for spinning includes the BMW E30, Nissan Skyline and box-shape Toyota Corollas. There is just something about spinning that brings a crowd together all in the name of cars. Ernest 44

12 November 2018 4:55 PM 'Let's hope we don't get shot' – witness in extortion trial of alleged underworld kingpin

A brand manager of upscale restaurant the Grand Café says he lived in fear when he was unable to pay alleged underworld kingpin Nafiz Modack and three others for security, the Cape Town Regional Court has heard. Radley Dijkers testified about how the accused – Nafiz Modack, Colin Booysen, Ashley Fields and Jacques Cronje – allegedly took over the restaurant's 48

08 November 2018 4:31 AM WATCH: The secrets of modern car production

Modern car production is a fascinating process with man and machine working unison to create the final product. These days, many factories have automated processes and much of the functioning of a vehicle factory is digitally tracked. As Toni Carrio of the Seat servicing department explains, he monitors all aspects of vehicle production from a tablet 40