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2014 SA Bike of Year: YOU get a vote!

Vote and win! The 2014 Amid motorcycle show will announce the second annual 2014 SA Bike of the Year awards.

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Whoa! BMW M235i driftmob rocks Cape Town

BMW shut down part of the Cape Town CBD for an awesome video titled - 'Epic Driftmob'. The clip shows top drifters and stuntmen performing awesome slideways action with a local flavour. We have a behind-the-scenes clip!

New models

Fiat's angry Panda: Cute, but with claws

The Fiat Panda is one of the cutest little cars and even though there are no plans to introduce its new Cross model locally, we think this video is must-watch anyway!

New models

Coming soon to SA: Ducati Monster 821

Ducati's Monster 821 is being delivered to dealers in Europe and it's on its way to South Africa. The bikes will arrive mid-September, says the bikemaker!

Top 6 points on the Harties rider crash

2014-07-31 11:08

'Both bikers could have avoided this collision,' writes Wheels24 reader ROBERT CHANDLER who analysed the footage from the shocking video involving three bikers in a collision with a Mercedes.

Bikers respond to 3-into-1 Harties crash

2014-07-31 08:21

On Wednesday, Wheels24 reported on and showed you a video of three bikers in a collision with a Mercedes. The response from our readers has been astounding...

Hyundai recalls 883 000 Sonata sedans

2014-07-31 09:53

Hyundai is recalling 883 000 Sonata sedans to fix problems with the gearshift levers - but once again in the industry crisis, South Africa has escaped the scalpel!

Britain going driverless in 2015

2014-07-31 09:30

Britain is ready to join the driverless car movement with a trial programme arranged to start in January 2015 in three yet-unnamed cities.

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Car Reviews: 2014 Boty test: BMW S 1000 R

A bit of bodywork stripping, a detune and a small change of name and, hey, a whole new bike - such is the BMW S 1000 R, another finalist in the 2014 South African Bike of the Year contest.

News

Are Macs programming car colour choice?

2014-07-31 10:39

Car colours are determined by several factors, among them the tech you use. Apple's products are leading to more owners buying white cars, according to new research.

New models

Toyota to debut WRC-tuned 86

2014-07-31 07:21

Toyota’s GT86 CS-R3 rally car will make its debut at the 2014 German Rally, Round 9 of the 2014 WRC season driven by Isolde Holderied, a twice women’s World Rally champion!

Bikes & Quads

2014 Boty test: BMW S 1000 R

2014-07-30 08:48

A bit of bodywork stripping, a detune and a small change of name and, hey, a whole new bike - such is the BMW S 1000 R, another finalist in the 2014 South African Bike of the Year contest.

Formula 1

Merc pilots told 'obey orders in future'

2014-07-31 09:22

'If Paddy says something on the radio, this is followed, even if it appears irrational to the drivers.' That's what Merc F1 boss Toto Wolff has cast in stone for the remaining 2014 races.

Motorsport

Malaysian Formula E race postponed

2014-07-31 07:55

The new racing series, Formula E, has its first race postponement before the sport has even started. Round 2 in Malaysia has been postponed because the country's prime minister is unable to attend.

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