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.


2005-05-12 10:20

An Italian prosecutor stood in a Bologna court on Wednesday and asked that manslaughter charges against Williams personnel be dropped because too much time had elapsed.

But the accused are seeking an explicit vote of not guilty, rather than a mere dropped case.

"In (motor racing) you have to accept that there is a risk factor," their lawyer, Luigi Stortoni, insisted in Italy.

Brazil's Senna, 34 - one of the greatest F1 drivers - died after he crashed oddly at Imola's Tamburello bend in 1994.

A case against F1 bosses, including Adrian Newey and Patrick Head, resulted in acquittal in 1997 and (on appeal) 1999, but was reopened in 2003.

Judges will rule on the latest development on May 27. -GMM

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