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2018-05-16 16:30

Robin Classen

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From the all-new Ford Fiesta arriving in SA, to Opel adding another X-badge model to its local line-up, check out these top stories of the week.

Motorists can expect yet another hike in the petrol price which is due to come into effect at the end of the month.

Not all is gloomy on the motoring front as a cool new models were launched in SA this week.

New models

Ford has launched its next generation Fiesta set to compete with the likes of the Polo in the hatchback category. Datsun also celebrates 50 months of being in SA with the release of a special edition GO, along with a limited edition Nissan Rogue NP300 Hardbody at Nampo.

READ: Ford’s next-gen hatchback: Can the premium Fiesta take on VW’s popular Polo in SA?

Opel has also added a new model to their range with the release of the Grandland X, joining its Crossland X and Mokka X SUV siblings.

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