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.


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'Chamber of Commerce' president Murat Yalcintas denied that recent construction problems might put the brakes on the big event.

"We expect around 40,000 visitors ... for the race," he told the Zaman Daily Newspaper.

The press report said Yalcintas travelled to the Nurburgring last weekend and met with F1's Bernie Ecclestone.

In Autosport magazine, track designer Hermann Tilke also responded to the tales that the $70m facility is running gravely late.

"The only grain of truth," he said, "is that we had a delay of one month due to a ... tough winter.

"Everything will be ready." -GMM

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