Andre De Kock
Motorsport Editor
3 minute read
22 Jul 2020
7:13 am

Suzuki Ignis is funky come calling

Andre De Kock

The steering is precise and direct, with the car going where one points it immediately and sure-footedly.

About a half a century ago, this writer was forced to study Latin at high school. The Transvaalse Onderwysdepartement's idea, at the time, was to teach white kids the language of the legal system, so they could one day join in the South African courts' brutal suppression of uppity non-white adults. I did not take to Latin – it was complicated, difficult to remember and way above my intelligence grade. Today, I do know some Latin though, suitable for everyday use. "Taurus Excretus", for instance, means "any government promise". "Anus Horribilis" means "ANC government cadre", while "Cum Laude" refers to...