Citizen Reporter
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19 Mar 2021
4:06 pm

Week in wheels: Fuel price shock, Ranger gets racy, Rare Maserati

Citizen Reporter

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FIA Cross Country new Ford Ranger

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Motorists must brace for April fuel price wallop

petrol pump

General picture of fuel and petrol station. Picture: Neil McCartney

The Automobile Association (AA) has warned motorists to brace for the biggest fuel price increase in April last seen before the impact of the Coronavirus.

The petrol price is set to go up by almost a rand and diesel by 66 cents a litre.

Ford reveals 2021 Cross Country Series weapon


Built by Neil Woolridge Motorsport, the FIA Class Ranger will compete in this year’s local Cross Country series.

Ford will tackle the Production Vehicle category of this year’s South African Cross Country Series with two all-new, purpose-built FIA-Class Ranger bakkies.

Power for the stunning new FIA Rangers is derived from Ford’s 3.5-litre V6 twin-turbocharged EcoBoost engine that powers the GT Supercar, as well as the F-150 Raptor in North America

First look: All-new Maserati MC20 makes dramatic entrance

Maserati MC20

Maserati MC20 with its doors open

The Citizen was invited to take sneak peek at all-new Maserati MC20 during its quick South African stopover in Bryanston this week.

Modena’s first all-new two-seater sports car in more than a decade will set you back between around R6-million.

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