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Ford's Ranger Raptor rivals, drowsy driving dangers: Motoring wrap

2018-02-09 20:11

Rouel van Nelson

Cape Town -  Ford's Ranger Raptor rivals, drowsy driving and more... here is your weekly motoring wrap.

Underwhelming Ford Ranger Raptor? 

‘Expectations for Ford’s Ranger Raptor are huge but there are five double-cabs in SA which can compete with it in terms of power already,’ writes Lance Branquinho as he looks at five bakkies that will compete with the much anticipated Raptor.

Then, a thorough drowsy driving study has recently been conducted in Washington DC, with results indicating that crashes involving drowsiness are higher than what was estimated.

Also, Electric cars bask in the limelight at India's flagship auto show, where an ambitious plan to phase out polluting clunkers has automakers racing.

Finally, the new Toyota Yaris has arrived in South Africa. Charlen Raymond drives the Japanese automaker's latest hatchback.

Motoring wrap: 

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