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The Polo and Polo Vivo always enjoys fruitful sales every month. The latter had a very good December, take a look at how many units Volkswagen sold in 2019.

Toyota Gazoo Racing's Giniel de Villiers tweaked his neck after rough landing in Stage 5 of the Dakar rally.

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From deadly airbags killing passengers to cars accelerating by themselves due to the carpet becoming stuck, here are some of the worst automotive scandals in history.

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The 24 Hours of Le Mans race is the most presitgious in the world with cars reaching mind-blowing speeds through the now kinked Mulsanne straight. Take a look at some of the top-speeds reached since the Forza and Michelin chicanes have been introduced.

Take a look at which luxury SUV sold the most units across 2019.

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