When does a car become a classic?

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Senna portrait made from old jeans

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SA model assault continues

2012-06-07 08:31

CITROEN'S DAZZLING FIRST SUV: Citroen takes bold step into the great unknown with its first soft-roader, the C4 Aircross.

In May 2012 we reported on more than 20 vehicle models arriving in South Africa and the new model blitz continues unabated in June.

Chinese automaker Geely had a successful launch of its budget LC Cross although with a few teething problems on the launch day, courtesy of a crashed car transporter.

Citroen, keen to show off models that do not bear the DS badge, has updated its C1 range and launched its first soft-roader in SA – the C4 Aircross.

In other news, a customised Ford Mustang, designed and set to be built by an all-female team of volunteers, will be showcased at the 2012 SEMA show in Las Vegas.

On the Motorsport front, Formula 1 fans will be treated to an action-packed Canadian GP over June 8-10. Stay with Wheels24 for the race weekend!


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