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Tesla's new Model 3, Ford bakkie crashes into pool: Monday Motoring wrap

2017-07-10 14:13

Cape Town - From Valterri Bottas' awesome Austrian GP win to a Ford bakkie crashing into a backyard swimming pool, here's what you may have missed in motoring this weekend.

Bottas wins again

Mercedes Formula 1 driver Bottas dominated the 2017 Austrian Grand Prix. 

Staying with motorsport, we looked at curious case of Formula 4 racer Sophia Floersh who was fined for posting a near-crash video online. She narrowly avoided hitting an SUV on track.  

New Model 3

Tesla CEO Elon Musk tweeted images of the first production Model 3. The new EV could be headed for South Africa.

Ford made a big splash in San Diego after a driver crashed through a fence and submerged her bakkie in a backyard pool. We have images and video of the insane crash.

Top 7 stories you shouldn't miss:

 1. WATCH: Ford bakkie splashes into backyard pool

2. Elon Musk unveils Tesla's first production Model 3

3. Valtteri Bottas wins comfortable 2017 Austrian GP

4. F4 driver narrowly avoids SUV on track, fined €20 000 for posting video

5. REVIEW: 4 things you should know about the Subaru Forester

6. Creating 'competent drivers': 8 tips for choosing a driving school in SA

7. Will 'human instinct' hinder self-driving cars?


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