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Best-selling cars, Blue-light brigade...Top 5 SA motoring stories of the week

2017-10-07 09:00

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Rouel van Nelson

Cape Town - From South Africa's most popular homegrown cars to rising vehicle prices, here are the top 5 motoring stories of the week.

'September was a good sales month for the industry especially for locally built models,' writes Lance Branquinho as we look at the most popular homegrown cars.

Spy pics and the 'Blue-light brigade'

Wheels24 reader Rod Deventer sent us dashcam footage capturing the moment a blue-light vehicle overtakes his car and smashes into him along the N3 highway in KwaZulu-Natal.

Also, Another Wheels24 reader by the name of Arrie Rossouw observed the lightly camouflaged Evoque Mk 2 undergoing altitude and traction at the legendary Pikes Peak.

With that in mind, here are the top 5 motoring stories of the week: 

5. SA’s most popular homegrown cars

4. No more Chev, Citroen... SA's car industry turmoil affects car prices

3. SA's cheapest cars, bakkies to service and repair revealed

2. SPIED: New Land Rover Evoque challenging Pikes Peak

1. WATCH: Blue-light bakkie smashes into car on N3, drives off

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