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[19 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
The Worlds First Lego Car

A Lego car… My childhood dream has just become a reality!
2 guys in Australia built a car made of Lego, that drives, has an engine made from Lego which runs on air. (wheels and some load bearing elements are non-Lego)

It is the brainchild of Melbourne entrepreneur and marketing guy Steve Sammartino and Raul Oaida, a 20-year-old self-taught technology genius from Romania who Steve met on the internet and this is what they have produced!
WATCH THIS VIDEO!

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[28 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Modified Audi RS6 on Steroids – HMS German Tuning

This is a Modified Audi RS6 on Steroids – HMS Tuning in German have put out 485kw on their dyno.
Watch the video with your volume up… you want to hear this!
HMS Performance Audi RS6 C7 Stage 2 485 kW/660 PS 825NM

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[18 Apr 2013 | One Comment | ]
Learn To Drift in Cape Town

Stunt and Rally is a Cape Town Based company that specializes in showing YOU a good time behind the wheel of OUR stunt cars.

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[23 Oct 2012 | 5 Comments | ]
Tune your cars fortune – Chip Tuning

I woke up this morning thinking to myself, in South Africa we are sometimes very limited to certain services in the modified car industry. Then I got thinking about the different tuning software applications we have access to in South Africa. We have Robbie Ferroli who was one of the 1st guys to use the Revo Software and everybody went crazy for the Revo. After that we saw a brand called GIAC apear, which catered for most of your European turbo cars. CPI then reared its head and it seems …

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[20 Sep 2012 | No Comment | ]
Round 8 Wesbank Super Series

With Killarney due to stage the eighth and penultimate round of the hard fought national WesBank Super Series on Saturday, spectators can look forward to what could easily be the most action packed race meeting of the year.
Firstly, the battle for championship honours is undoubtedly going to add high octane to the fire. In the innovative Bridgestone Production Car series for instance, while Michael Stephan leads the title chase in his Engen Xtreme Audi S4 he is only 24 points ahead of Hennie Groenewald’s Subaru WRX, with Anthony Taylor’s Afrox …

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[19 Jul 2012 | 31 Comments | ]
Rally and Stunt School – Local lessons – Cape Town

So you want be a stunt and rally pilot?
Stunt and Rally school will be launching on the 1st of September and were looking for 4 lucky drivers to be our test pilots! You will receive all the benefits of our corporate package however we will be tweaking the format of the course on the day. With this in mind were offering YOU the chance to be one of our Pilots at the low price of R800!!!!

Strap into our BMW 325i Rally car, get the revs up drop the clutch and …

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[19 Jul 2012 | 2 Comments | ]
“The Ring” goes under – NÜRBURGRING

For those of you that don’t know the Nürburgring, it is a Historical Race track in German, Most if not all tyre manufactures test their tyres on the track as it simulates day to day driving. Apparently “The Ring” is going under and is due to file for bankruptcy.What will happen to this awesome track…
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NÜRBURGRING GmbH, the state-owned company that owns the Nürburgring has gone bankrupt.
The company hoped for a €13-million rescue package from the European Commission but the European competition authorities refused to approve the plan and the firm …

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[18 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
CapeSpeed 1st African team to qualify for Formula Student finals

Cape Town, 18th July, 2012 – CPUT’s ‘Cape Speed’ team, the first African team to ever qualify for the finals at the UK International Formula Student (FS) motorsport competition, which took place at Silverstone, United Kingdom, from the 13 to 15 July 2012, has placed 65th out of 132 overall and came 27th out of 132 for the endurance stage of the event.
Professor Isobel Pollock, President of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, the organisation which runs the competition, says that this is the first time in history of the Formula …