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Blowing new life into a classic Bentley

Artisans deliver exquisite hand-crafted components Continuation Series first new Blower in 90 yearsAssembly starts on Bentley Blower CREWE, England - The first wood-framed Bentley Blower in more than 90 years is under construction in a British Bentley Mulliner workshop as the ''car zero'' prototype for a run of a dozen Blower 'Continuation Series'. Each will… Continue reading Blowing new life into a classic Bentley

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Topless Bentley launch for topless St Tropez

• Bentley Mulliner raises bar for topless luxury • Unique options at pinnacle of the Continental GT range • 400 000 stitches deliver a cabin of exceptional quality CREWE, England - The luxury pinnacle of the Bentley Continental GT family, the Continental GT Mulliner convertible, will have its global debut at Cheval Blanc in St… Continue reading Topless Bentley launch for topless St Tropez

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Shelby Super Snake: Now you can add fangs in SA studio

Shelby Super Snake shows SA its fangs Latest Mustang capable on road and track SA Shelby Mod Shop joins global chain PRETORIA, South Africa - Limited production, a Le Mans-winning, seven-litre V8, and an 800km test of Goodyear's latest performance tyres preceded the introduced the first Shelby Super Snake to the world. That was back… Continue reading Shelby Super Snake: Now you can add fangs in SA studio

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Hybrid Maserati: Electric Ghibli sharpens Trident brand’s image

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - The spark of electrification has ignited Maserati's future with the addition of a Ghibli Hybrid to the Trident brand.''The Ghibli Hybrid,'' Maserati says, ''is one of our most ambitious projects which, after the announcement of a new engine for the MC20 super sport car, now takes another step towards our new… Continue reading Hybrid Maserati: Electric Ghibli sharpens Trident brand’s image

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‘Merican muscle from Mercedes Black – new GT on way

ATLANTA, Georgia - For those who desire - and are wealthy enough! - the best in AMG performance. Few competitors, their builders say, can match the exclusivity, rarity, and track-optimised performance of the AMG Black Series. Mercedes says one can think of the Black Series as AMG's most extrovert, most track-focused, most exclusive, limited-production models.… Continue reading ‘Merican muscle from Mercedes Black – new GT on way

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VW reveals new GTI for SA premier racing in 2021

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa - VW Motorsport has unveiled its latest Global Touring Cars (GTC) race car during a virtual event streamed live on social media.The cars will be assembled in Golf 8 GTI shells.Martina Biene, head of the VW brand, reminded the motoring media that the racing class had been filled with Jetta-based cars -… Continue reading VW reveals new GTI for SA premier racing in 2021

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Ford announces return of the mighty Mustang Mach 1

PRETORIA, South Africa - Ford America has announced that the iconic Mustang Mach 1 fastback will come back to life in 2020.The original arrived on American roads - initially as a ''wife's car'' - during early performance days in 1969 but was snapped up eventually as the wheels to have after the movie ''Bullitt" was… Continue reading Ford announces return of the mighty Mustang Mach 1

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Fancy being a designer? Take a Masterclass with Jaguar

Jaguar videos give insight into design process Four-part masterclass on Jaguar’s creative design process Tutorials part of Jaguar’s #StayHomeStayCreative campaign PRETORIA, South Africa - Jaguar is offering an insight into its design process with a series of ''masterclass'' films produced to encourage creativity and skills development - at home. ''Just as in the design studio,''… Continue reading Fancy being a designer? Take a Masterclass with Jaguar

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Maserati MC20 prototype named for F1 icon Stirling Moss

MODENA, Italy - A prototype of the Maserati MC20, a new Maserati super-sport car, will pay homage to Sir Stirling Moss, the British motor-racing ace who died on April 12 2020 at the age of 90.The design comes from the Maserati Eldorado, an iconic single-seater driven on its debut in Monza in 1958, by Moss… Continue reading Maserati MC20 prototype named for F1 icon Stirling Moss

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Magic on the move: Mustang Mach-E tech updates at top speed

DEARBORN, Michigan - Owners of the new all-electric Mustang Mach-E will be able to keep their machine's tech current with over-the-air updates that will work continuously to improve the SUV... even when being driven. The factory can upload updates in the background - sometimes in as little as two minutes.1 John Vangelov, Ford US's connected… Continue reading Magic on the move: Mustang Mach-E tech updates at top speed