Powerful Volkswagen Amarok now Bullet Proof

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The New VW Amarok not only produces 190 kW and 580 Nm but also offers the ultimate civilian level of armoured protection namely B6 that can stop bullets fired from assault rifles including AK47. The conversion is also available in handgun protection level on the Amarok the B4. The conversion entails stripping the interior to the bare metal and meticulously building the vehicle up as an armoured unit. Special steel armoured plates are used for the body and 38mm thick armoured glass for the glazing. The suspension needs to be upgraded to support the 650…

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Suzuki Continues to Break Sales Records March 2021

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It was only in October 2020 when Suzuki first broke through the 2 000-sales level selling 2 032 units from dealerships, rental, and government sales. Now in March 2021 the Japanese vehicle manufacturer has smashed that record by selling 2 397 units which was a 12% increase on the previous record and a massive 92% increase over March 2020. (Note: Covid would have had an impact on March 2020 sales). Reports from Naamsa indicate Suzuki now has 8,54% market share of passenger vehicles and 5,23% share of the total industry. This means Suzuki is outperforming the general vehicle sales…

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The number of 500s made in Poland reaches 2.5 million!

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You see them on the road in South Africa and in Italy, UK, France, Germany, Spain, Belgium, Netherlands and Japan to mention just a few countries in the world. The Fiat 500 just achieved 2.5 million models produced at Stellantis the Fiat plant in Tychy Poland. This is a record for a single model production at this factory. The actual 2.5 million model manufactured was a 500 Hybrid equipped with a 70 – hp mild hybrid engine, an efficient compact lightweight hybrid power unit reducing consumption and emissions. This variant was Fiats entry-point into the world…

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Toyota Fortuner Price and Spec(2020)

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Most South Africans will associate the Toyota Fortuner as one of most popular SUV vehicles bought by local consumers in this segment. Over the years since 2006 the Fortuner has entrenched itself as a top choice in the marketplace. Now in 2020 the second generation seven-seater offers more appeal to its buyers by upgrading its styling, luxury and features. The exterior has been re-styled by the design team, with enhanced front larger blacked-out grille with wave like mesh pattern. (gloss finish on the VX model). A silver-accented skid plate underrun projects a tougher more integrated…

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Range Rover Sport – Straight-six performance and electric superchargers for 2020(Price and spec)

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A new addition to the Range Rover line-up in South Africa is the in-line six-cylinder 3.0 litre petrol engine in a choice of two outputs. The mild hybrid engines enhance performance, refinement, responses, and improved fuel efficiency. The electric supercharger delivers immediate response, spooling fully in just 0.5 seconds at up to 6 500 rpm which virtually eliminates turbo lag. Supported by a twin-scroll turbocharger and Continuous Variable Valve Lift (CVVL) which boosts power and helps the engine breath with maximum efficiency. The 3.0 litre engine is paired with an electric motor and the all-new Start-Stop system…

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