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Roadblocks, taxis, crashes in SA - Your midweek motoring wrap

2017-06-28 14:31

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Rouel van Nelson

Cape Town - It's that time of the week where we keep you up to date with the latest stories in the motoring world.

We've compiled a list of motoring stories you shouldn't miss. 

Roadblocks, taxis

Can you film the police? Do you have the right to request an officer's badge number? We explore your rights at roadblocks in SA.

In other local news, two videos have gone viral. A huge crash between a Ferrari and Mazda was captured via a dashcam in Johannesburg and footage of a 'Taxify' vehicle being set alight in Pretoria has emerged.

'I get knocked down but I get up again...'

On your way to enjoy a good ol' pint? In England, a pedestrian, on his way to a bar, was run down by an out-of-control bus. Incredibly, he recovered from the horrendous impact and walks into the pub as if nothing happened

With that in mind, here is your midweek motoring wrap:

1. Watch the dramatic moment a Ferrari crashes into Mazda in Joburg


2. Dealing with roadblocks in SA: Know your rights


3. Taxis in SA: 'Crossing the street has become life threatening' - reader


4. WATCH: Car set on fire, sent reversing down Pretoria road


5. WATCH: Man hit by speeding bus, recovers and walks to pub


6. RapidE: Aston Martin's first electric car set for 2019 production

7. Hamilton blasts road-rage Vettel as 'disgrace' 

8. Azerbaijan GP: Stroll climbs podium, ignores critics' 'noise'


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