New Sasol GTC cars set for thrills

The iconic Grand Prix Circuit will present a new challenge to the GTC drivers as they tackle the country’s fastest racetrack on June 16.

Suzuki’s new Swift hatch and sedan in SA

Suzuki kicks off its new model assault with an all new Swift hatchback and standalone sedan called the Dzire.

7 amazing stories to enjoy this weekend

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WELCOME BACK, CHAMP! Wayde van Niekerk returns to SA and receives an petrolhead's dream reward - a new Audi R8. Image: MotorPress

While Pravin Gordhan and debates of state capture have dominated the news this week, we have some awesome, lighter stories to take in this weekend.

From Jan Braai cooking the perfect steak to figuring out whether sex robots should be banned, here are seven of the best stories from 24.com's lifestyle sites.

Sit back, relax and enjoy.

Wheels24 - WATCH: Audi SA surprise Wayde van Niekerk with 449kW supercar

Wayde van Niekerk, SA's golden boy who broke the 400m world record at the 2016 Rio Olympics, was presented with an Audi R8 on his arrival at OR Tambo International airport this week.

Image: Audi 

Parent24 - #Bullyingmustfall: 33 more parents weigh in

Bullying in schools is a massive problem, judging by the overwhelming response in readers' letters we received. From cleaning toilets to arresting the parents, here is a round-up of your suggestions on the consequences bullies and their parents should face. 

Image: iStock

Channel24 - Our surreal 10 minute chat with The Lumineers' Wesley Schultz

The Lumineers will be coming to South Africa in support of their latest smash hit album, Cleopatra. Their SA tour is presented by 5FM and Channel 24 and is another Big Concerts Experience. We had a quick chat with frontman Wesley Schultz. 

Image: Getty 

W24 - Should sex robots be banned? 

Can a human develop an emotional relationship with an inanimate object, and what will the consequences of that be?

Image: iStock

Food24 - WATCH: Jan Braai shows Food24 how to braai the perfect steak

In preparation for Heritage Day coming up (24th September), the team at Food24 decided it was probably a good idea to brush up on their braai skills.

Image: Food24

Health24 - Ever wondered why you crave chocolate during PMS? 

It’s that time of the month and all you want is a huge chocolate bar, or two. Here's why.

Image: iStock

Traveller24 - Heritage Day events fit for a Rainbow Nation

SA is so diverse thanks to its amazing people - with a wide selection of cultures embraced daily... but especially on Heritage Day. See this great selection of things to do on 24 September.

Image: iStock


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