'Pops and bangs' might sound fantastic, but they can adversely affect a car's engine

accreditation
Share your Subscriber Article
You have 5 articles to share every month. Send this story to a friend!
This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.
loading...
Loading, please wait...
0:00
play article
Subscribers can listen to this article
RGMotorsport exhaust on a  BMW M5.
RGMotorsport exhaust on a BMW M5.

 • Most modern Audi, BMW, and Mercedes-Benz AMG performance models come with "pops and bangs" thanks to their standard exhaust systems.    

Read this for free
Get 14 days free to read all our investigative and in-depth journalism. Thereafter you will be billed R75 per month. You can cancel anytime and if you cancel within 14 days you won't be billed.
Subscribe
Already a subscriber? Sign in
Lockdown For
DAYS
HRS
MINS
Brought to you by
Voting Booth
Petrol prices are almost at R30 per litre. What are you doing to help deal with monthly fuel bills?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
I've downgraded my vehicle.
10% - 77 votes
I've joined a lift club.
4% - 32 votes
Nothing I can do. I am struggling with costs.
61% - 462 votes
Working from home is a saving grace.
24% - 183 votes
Vote