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[17 Oct 2012 | No Comment | ]
Saldanha Drags 2012

Its that time of year again boys and girls… This time around it seems that the “dop en chop” is going to be the theme of the weekend.. What’s better than watching some of South Africa’s fastest cars go up and down the 800m strip with your china’s and their china’s! Put this date down in your Diaries if its not already down. You don’t want to miss this guy! All the details you need are on the flyer so there is no excuse to not know what’s going down

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[17 Oct 2012 | 3 Comments | ]
Awesome Drawing Skills

Everyone is blessed with some kind of special skill. I met Rowan Dien a few years back at one of the Car shows. Years later we met again but this time on Facebook and now we are BBM buddies. He shares the same passion as most of our followers, and that ladies and gents, he puts onto paper. He is really blessed with some awesome drawing skills. He doesn’t only make drawings of cars, this man can basically draw anything and I mean anything. He uses 4 different pencils, beginners …

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[27 Sep 2012 | No Comment | ]
The Rescue Rhino II Show and Sound

The Rescue Rhino II Show and Sound event was one great event, once again hosted by SSJ Concepts in conjunction with Team Autopunks. As always these guys raised the bar and was setting a good standard on how to host a fundraiser event. We were blessed with some nice summer weather and once again Cape Town petrol heads came out to show support.  The venue of choice was Goodwood Park Primary and with the show there was also a carnival. I must admit that I arrived a little later than …

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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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[24 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
Park Off, Show and Shine and Rev Off, Autpunks Style

Spring has almost sprung and it’s show time…
This Saturday, 25 August @ Club Fever as from 2pm to 7 or 8 pm, Autopunks will bring the Cape Town petrol heads some entertainment after the month of Ramadaan. A fundraiser for “Mustapha Kagee” in form of a Show n Shine,  Sound Off and a Rev Off. Stonedeff will be selling some decals with a fantastic new range of stickerbombs and other decals for your car while Black Pearl Car Wash will be doing a R25 “wash n go” promotion. So roll …

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[10 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
Ford Racing –  FORD & FRIENDS FESTIVAL

The Mother City will host the Fords and Friends Festival on 8 September, 2012 at Killarney – the third instalment which follows successful events in Port Elizabeth and East London. We expect close to 200 competitors for this year’s event, beating the number of entries from the previous two events. Top class saloon car drivers and cars will do battle in various categories for the
prestigious titles.
ENTERTAINMENT
A Ford fan park, which will feature new showroom cars, vintage cars, muscle cars as well as race cars, will be on show on Saturday.
Fans …

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[7 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
Fast and Furious – Tarlton Raceway

Doesn’t matter if you win by an inch or a mile winning is winning
These words were said by Vin Diesel in The Fast And Furious Movie…
It is time to bring the movie to life…
Where: Tarlton Raceway
Date: Thursday 9th Of August 2012 !Public Holiday!
Time: Gates open 9am

The Fast And Furious Drag Racing Sound Spectacular is coming to Tarlton …
It’s a Public Holiday so make sure you don’t miss out…
Featured events on the day are …
The 4’th Leg of the Drag Racing National – Jet cars – Funny Car Dragsters
Helicopter vs …

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[6 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
AM interviews the “Queen of Speed” Annie Silva

Last week we managed to catch up with non other than Speed and Sound’s Annie Silva and bombarded her with the usual petrol head questions for your reading pleasure. Hope you all enjoy it as much as we enjoyed getting to know this fun loving petrol head.
AM: Firstly, thank you for giving us your time today. Before we get stuck into the typical petrol head questions, tell us a bit about yourself for those of us that don’t know you.
Annie Silva is a passionate petrol head much like the peeps …