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Call for SA F1 grand prix, pumping your own fuel - top motoring stories you shouldn't miss

2018-01-20 21:00

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Rouel van Nelson

Cape Town - From the future of driverless cars to pumping your own fuel at petrol stations in SA, here is your weekly motoring wrap. 

Earlier this week, we raised the issue of pumping your own fuel at petrol stations and based on the issue, we feature some of the responses from readers.

Driving can involve a range of social signals and unspoken rules, some of which vary by country – even by region or city. How will driverless cars be able to navigate this complexity? We feature a story about autonomous cars and how they should interact on the roads. 

Electric cars were supposed to be the future – or at least look like it. We answer the question of why they still look like ordinary petrol and diesel cars and not dazzling props from a science fiction film.

Then, a science panel has made sweeping recommendations for eliminating drunken driving. We feature a list of 8 ways to prevent drunk driving.

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