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Midweek motoring wrap: New BMW 4 Series, Volvo to go 'all-electric'

2017-07-05 14:14

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Rouel van Nelson

Cape Town - New Golf GTD for SA, BMW's next-gen 4-Series arrives locally... we're halfway through the first week of July 2017 and already there's been plenty of motoring news to keep petrolheads satisfied in South Africa.

This week we've looked at the "four squares" of buying a vehicle and how dealerships operate in sA. We've also published an article on car thieves and the methods they implement locally.

New models

In terms of new models, BMW has launched its new 4 Series range in SA comprising the coupe, convertible, gran coupe and new M4.

Volkswagen's new GTD will arrive later in July 2017. Ahead of the new diesel-powered hot hatch, we listed some of its features as well as its price.

Here is your midweek motoring wrap:

1. Beware the 'Four Squares' of buying a car in SA

2. Has your vehicle been stolen? Here's how car thieves operate

3. Best-selling sports cars in SA: Can anyone catch Ford's Mustang?

4. Volvo to go all-electric: Every new model 'to feature an EV'

5. Opel SA revises Corsa line-up: 'Price drops across the range'

6. Here's how much the new Golf GTD, R costs in SA

7. BMW unleashes refreshed 4 Series in SA: We have prices and specs!

8. Audi's topless A5, S5 Cabriolet for SA


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