AMG GT, C-Class and S-Class take 1st place German specialist motoring magazine “Auto Zeitung”

Stuttgart – Mercedes-Benz is in the fast lane. This is according to the readers of the German specialist motoring magazine “Auto Zeitung”, who have chosen the three latest Mercedes models as the best cars in their class. As a result, the AMG GT, the C-Class and also the S-Class have been awarded the “Auto Trophy…

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Shelby GT350 Mustang: The Legend Returns

All-new Shelby® GT350 Mustang is a thoroughbred capable of tackling the world’s most challenging roads and racetracks GT350 is powered by a unique, high-revving flat-plane crankshaft 5.2-liter V8 engine that will produce more than 500 horsepower – the most powerful naturally aspirated Ford production engine ever Advanced materials, MagneRide dampers, aggressive brakes and finely tuned…

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Suzuki Swifts sold in SA are safe says 3 -Star rating!

Swift models sold in SA awarded three-star rating Local models compliant with local and global safety standards Zero score for base-spec model sold in India only Concerns regarding the safety rating of the Suzuki Swift 1.2 produced in India, which have emerged in the wake of a recent Global NCAP crash test, are not relevant…

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Are traffic officers allowed to trap using a mobile camera where there is no camera warning signboard?

Question: I want to find out if the traffic officers are allowed to trap using a mobile camera where there is no camera warning signboard? Answer: The officers may trap if there is no sign if they are stopping the person and issuing the ticket. If the ticket is mailed the NPA generally requires a…

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Standard Bank People’s Wheels Awards Winner Announcement

The People Have Spoken The Future Group, in association with Standard Bank Vehicle and Asset Finance, research house TNS Global and media partner Sunday Times, this morning proudly presented the fourth annual Standard Bank People’s Wheels Awards at the Montecasino Ballroom in Fourways. The resounding voice of more than 60 000 votes determined which vehicles in…

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Benoni Flying squad members arrest two suspects for truck hijacking

Benoni Flying squad members arrested two suspects for truck hijacking in Brentwood Park, Benoni. Police members were following up on information that led to one of the plots in Benoni where they arrested two suspects. It is alleged that a horse and trailer truck was hijacked on R550, Nigel Road on Sunday, 09 November 2014.…

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If people are carried on a goods vehicle they must be separated from goods

Question I would greatly appreciate your assistance with the following. I am a Construction Health and Safety Officer and require clarification on Regulation 247. We are trying to get our vehicles compliant and being a small company we are unable to provide separate transport for goods and persons and so we want to make our…

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Police crime fighting operations recover 10 stolen vehicles in the Nyanga Cluster

Police in Nyanga Cluster is constantly busy clamping down on criminals. Intensive patrols, “ stop and searching’’ of suspicious persons , regular raiding of houses especially the houses of those identified as targets contributing to the high crime rate for illegal guns, drugs , stolen goods, wanted suspects and shebeens are the order of the…

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All-New Mazda2 Wins Good Design Gold Award 2014 In Japan

The soon to be launched in South Africa, all-new Mazda2 wins Good Design’s Gold Award in Japan After just recently winning Car Of The Year Japan, Mazda Motor Corporation has announced that the all-new Mazda2 received the Good Design Award’s Good Design Gold Award (Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry Minister’s Award), sponsored by public…

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