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Best-selling vehicles in SA

With the new year in full swing, we take a look at some of the top-selling vehicles in SA by segment for December 2017.

Would you want to pump your own fuel?

‘One of the strangest things about driving overseas, is having to pump your own fuel. Would you want to?’ asks Lance Branquinho.

Qatar race unlikely - Ecclestone

2015-04-21 14:06

QATAR RACE CANNED: Bernie Ecclestone has apparently changed his mind about a future F1 race in Qatar. Image: AFP / Greg Baker

MANAMA, Bahrain - Formula 1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone has put plans for a grand prix in Qatar on the back burner.

The country's highest ranking motor racing official said in February: "We are about to sign contracts to organise a Formula 1 race" in 2016 or 2017.

That was despite Ecclestone earlier saying he could not organise a Qatari race unless organisers in nearby Bahrain agreed.

"It's not for us (to say)," Bahrain circuit boss Sheikh Salman bin Isa Al-Khalifa said last weekend (April 19).  "It's for the rights holder."

According to Reuters, Ecclestone told reporters in Bahrain when asked about Qatar: "I think we've got enough (races) here, don't you?"

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