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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.

Piquet leads A1 charge

2005-11-04 10:28

His best lap, in the quicker first session when the 24 competing cars were on new tyres, was 1m 19.266s, 1.16s better than Mexico's Salvador Duran and 1.36s ahead of France's Nicolas Lapierre.

South Africa?s "Vulindlela", with Stephen Simpson at the wheel, was 12th quickest with a best time of 1m 22.3s, 3,05s behind Brazil.

Simpson closed the gap to the front runners in the slower second session, finishing in 17th place and 1.74s behind France, who posted the best lap ahead of Brazil and Switzerland.

  • Saturday's qualifying will be televised live by SABC3 from 05:00 to 07:00 SA time.
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