--
 
WATCH: Bentley's new 467kW Continental GT

The new third-gen Bentley Continental GT boasts 467kW, 900Nm and a top speed of 333km/h.

Meet VW's SA-bound baby SUV, the T-Cross

A disguised prototype of the T-Cross, VW's new baby crossover SUV, is being tested on public roads.

Rosebank hijack: Watch the police chase

2015-03-09 04:47

ALL OVER BAR THE TRIAL: Three hijackers were arrested on March 6 by Johannesburg police after a suburban car chase. Image: Johannesburg Police

JOHANNESBURG, Gauteng - Police arrested three hijackers after a car chase and shootout with police in Rosebank, Johannesburg on Friday March 6.

Now police have released a video of the high-speed, shots-fired, chase through traffic.

Watch the police video

At at 11:40am the Gauteng Flying Squad and Johannesburg SAPS chopper picked up the tracking signal of a hijacked VW Jetta with the assistance of Tracker.

TWO COLLISIONS - THEN A TREE

The vehicle was spotted in Rosebank in Johannesburg's northern suburbs and a chase / shootout ensued.

The suspects collided with two other vehicles and then crashed into a tree in Rosebank as they took a right turn way too fast.

One of those arrested had a leg wound. Two illegal firearms were seized.

NEXT ON WHEELS24X

There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.