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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.

SPIED! VW CrossPassat

2011-07-19 08:04

SPIED: VW's attempts to grab its share of the niche sedan/estate market with its CrossPassat.

We reported earlier this year (April 2011) that Volkswagen had launched its new Passat in South Africa. In an attempt to expand the range of its new sedan the German automaker has taken inspiration from its CrossPolo for a new sporty estate based on the Passat.

Our spy photographers spotted the CrossPassat prototype undergoing testing. From our spy images you can see the current Passat design in the form of an estate but with more ground-clearance.

The new model will be equipped with the German automaker’s 4Motion all-wheel drive. The vehicle in our spy images shows headlights similar to the US version and not the European model available in SA.

Our spies tell us the new model will be due in 2013. For SA? Let's see...

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