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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 159

08 January 2019 7:18 AM Read to reject France move and join Jake in Japan?

Cape Town - All Blacks captain Kieran Read and midfielder Ryan Crotty are off to Japanese clubs after the 2019 Rugby World Cup and Aaron Smith and Dane Coles could follow, according to European media reports. According to the Stuff website, France's daily sports newspaper L'Equipe reported on Monday that Read would not be joining Paris club Racing 92 for the 2019/20 season 105

17 December 2018 7:47 PM Father and five kids killed in car crash

A father and his five children have been killed following a collision on the R61 in KwaZulu-Natal on Monday, an Nyandeni Municipality official has said. The father and his children, who cannot be named until next of kin are informed, are alleged to have been traveling toward Umtata in a Toyota Corolla. "Eyewitnesses said that the Corolla was attempting 109

03 December 2018 5:21 AM 'Eskom employee' caught driving at 162km/h to 'deal with load shedding'

Four people were arrested on Sunday for driving way over the speed limit in Ekurhuleni east of Johannesburg. One speedster claimed to be an Eskom employee who was "dealing with load shedding issues". The Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Police Department's High Speed Unit arrested the four on Sunday between 05:00 and 11:00 on the stretch of the N3 freeway southbound 88

23 November 2018 5:20 PM Cops make hair-raising discovery in car boot

Eastern Cape police officers made a hair-raising discovery during a routine patrol in the early hours of the morning on Friday. While searching a vehicle in Qashasnek, near King William's Town, the officers found a young crocodile, its mouth and legs taped to prevent it from moving around, inside the boot of a Toyota Corolla. "Members recovered a 1.9m African 82

20 November 2018 8:09 PM Alonso refusing to rule out F1 return in 2020

Cape Town - Although he recently labelled Formula One a "weak show", Fernando Alonso is refusing to rule out returning to the grid in 2020 after a year of recharging his batteries. The double world champion announced in August that he is walking away from F1 at the end of this season but did not say where he is going. Since then Alonso has confirmed 84

16 November 2018 8:37 AM 5 killed in Limpopo after truck tries to overtake 2 vehicles

Five people have died after a truck tried to overtake two vehicles on the R33 near Doringfontein on the Vaalwater road on Thursday, Arrive Alive said in a statement. "A Toyota Dyna truck tried to overtake two motor vehicles and collided head-on with an oncoming [Volkswagen] minibus. The Dyna truck overturned." The 56-year-old driver of the truck and the four passengers 74

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 83

21 September 2018 7:13 PM Cheetahs, Ulster share spoils in PRO14 thriller

Cape Town - The Cheetahs and Ulster have played to an epic draw in their PRO14 encounter at Toyota Stadium in Bloemfontein on Friday evening. The result ended in a 39-39 draw after the Cheetahs led 17-14 at half-time. The Cheetahs ran in five tries by Gerhard Olivier, William Small-Smith, Joseph Dweba, Jacques du Toit and Rabs Maxwane. Flyhalf Tian Schoeman 52

07 September 2018 3:33 PM Mother who gave birth in Toyota names triplets after car

A woman who gave birth to triplets on the backseat of a car has decided to name them all Avanza after the Toyota in which they were born. Mumun Muafiyah posted that she’d started having contractions while she was being driven to hospital in the Indonesian city of Cilegon. They’d only gone 5km when she gave birth to the first baby. Another 5km later 160