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BMW X3 thrives in the M stable

The compact SUV is so at home with its new badge that’s it’s surprising it didn’t happen sooner

Hamilton stirs up social media storm with pro-vegan post

The five time world champion said that the only way to save the planet is to go vegan

G-reat apocalypse companion

When the world ends, you'll want to be in the uber-powerful and luxurious Mercedes Gelandewagen

Mandela, the Merc and the making of stories

Two films about Mandela's car come to different conclusions

The Mercedes X-Class 350D 4Matic

The more powerful model should have been launched before the 250D

Mercedes throws SA €600mn investment lifeline

The investment will come as a relief for President Cyril Ramaphosa who came into office pledging an economic turnaround

Berlin wants answers from Daimler over ‘pollution cheating’

If the suspicions are confirmed, Daimler will be the next giant German automaker dragged into the diesel emissions cheating scandal

Hamilton won’t stop

The Billion Dollar Man refuses to let up, as he races to advance his winning streak

Mercedes apologises to China after quoting Dalai Lama

The apology marks the latest backpedalling by a foreign company for offending Chinese consumers.

Lewis Hamilton takes F1 championship for Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton drove Mercedes to Constructors' Championship victory in an historic first win in the sport's almost half-century history.

Hungarian Grand Prix: Hamilton breaks Mercedes duck

Lewis Hamilton has ended weeks of expectation and frustration and finally won his first race for Mercedes at the Hungarian Grand Prix.

‘Very German’ Daimler aims to diversify

Car-maker Daimler has brought in a "foreigner quota" to ensure that more non-Germans reach management positions.

Legend Schumacher retires on a low note

Michael Schumacher's farewell was hardly fitting for a driver who has won more Formula One world titles and races than any other.

Lewis Hamiliton signs three-year deal with Mercedes

Lewis Hamilton has signed a three-year deal with the Mercedes Formula One team and will replace seven-times world champion Michael Schumacher.

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Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

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