Two first-time Engen Polo Cup winners

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Unexpected front runners, brilliant spectacle and two first time winners typified round six of the 2018 Engen Polo Cup championship at the Zwartkops Raceway near Pretoria on Saturday, August 18. Having raced and tested at the venue, the Engen Polo Cup contenders went to Zwartkops knowing the basic car setup procedures for the circuit. But, nothing prepared them for icy, windy weather, that made the finding of pace around the tight and twisty circuit a real challenge. Experts predicted really tight competition, with surprises in store for the regular front…

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New VW Polo officially revealed: mini Golf, anyone?

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By CJ Hubbard ‘Good lord, the new Volkswagen Polo looks just like a miniature Golf’ – perhaps the most predictable sentiment you’ll come across in ages. But having witnessed the reveal of this all-new, sixth-generation Polo at a fancy standalone event in Berlin, we can tell you it now really does look like a miniature Golf. It’s as if the Mk7.5 spawned a Mini-Me. Not all of the angles are exactly correct, and what’s not obvious from the pictures is the sharply creased side detailing, which really stands out in…

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