Life: Motoring

Around 20,000 BMW fans attended the M Festival in Johannesburg this weekend, which was the world's largest.
Be very careful when trying to exclude a credit provider; you might land up blowing thousands on a stolen vehicle.
Audi has taken the wraps off its new A7 Sportback featuring a striking design and a lavish interior.
Not only is the new Picanto more refined than the model it replaces but its ride quality, interior material quality and practicality has improved too.
The language was replaced with a requirement for "supervising the autonomous technology's performance of the dynamic driving task."
The Trackhawk will rival mighty products such as the BMW X5M / X6M, Mercedes-AMG GLE 63 and Porsche Cayenne Turbo S.
It follows a 2012 probe into the collusion of tenders issued by car manufacturers for airbags, seatbelts and steering wheels.
Oliver's Land Rover Discovery will come with slow-cooker, barbecue, ice cream maker, olive oil dispenser and will even churn butter as you drive.
The Golf R is based on the popular GTI but has a number of added features and advantages that the GTI simply cannot match.
The Countryman is not only the largest Mini on offer, but this JCW Countryman is also the most powerful all-wheel-drive Mini, ever.
The move comes after reports that final inspections were performed by staffers not certified to check vehicles to Japanese government standards.
The Alfa Romeo Stelvio has a big boot with rear seats that conveniently split in a 40:20:40 configuration.
Convincing buyers to consider a new product over tried-and-tested offerings is perhaps the most difficult challenge for any new bakkie joining the local fray.
The styling upgrade is quite comprehensive: the front end features a much sharper, more front-on face with outlined grille and headlights.
Greenpeace blames at least 1.2 million deaths a year in the country on pollution.
The industry showcase draws hundreds of thousands of car enthusiasts every year, and gives a glimpse of the future.
While Tesla has carved itself a successful premium niche, electric vehicles have yet to penetrate volume markets.
The company's board member responsible for sales said the company is looking at the feasibility of getting rid of old-fashioned keys.
To celebrate the milestone, the automaker has added new models to the AMG GT family.
It will feature a hybrid powertrain comprising an F1-derived, turbocharged 1.6-litre V6 engine from the championship-winning WO7 Hybrid.
Many of the traditional gatherings have seen visitor numbers fall since the turn of this century.
Kia is only the latest motoring company that has had to recall vehicles.
Twelve people were injured at the Red CentreNATS event in Alice Springs on Sunday.
The payout is a blow to South Korean automakers just as they are battling a sales slump in China amid regional strategic tensions. would like to send you push notifications.
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