This week on #AutoCentral, SA’s No.1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and co-host Wandile Sishi discuss the slow demise of the manual gearbox. Lawrence Minnie then joins the conversation to review the latest Volkswagen Golf GTI, and explains why these three letters will still put a smile on the faces of driving enthusiasts. Finally, the team answers your pressing motoring questions. Powered by AutoTrader.

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George Mienie shares the latest motoring news that includes a 32-year-old man who was sentenced to 15 years in jail for fraud amounting to over R1.6 million, Tesla's autopilot results in a noticeable decrease in driver attention when activated, and the cost of written-off cars. Powered by AutoTrader.

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17.09.21 Pt 2 - Leigh-Ann reminisces about her ‘pomp bed’ that one of the Springbok Nude Girls may or may not have been on. Gareth catches up with Arno Carstens and Theo Crous from the Springboks Nude Girls, about their latest album and lots more. Then George Mienie gives the team the latest motoring updates.

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On this week’s #AutoCentral, SA’s No.1 motoring podcast, George Mienie and Wandile Sishi welcome Kabelo Rabotho, Country Director for Nissan South Africa, to the show. They unpack Nissan’s history in South Africa, talk about Nissan’s latest local products, and look ahead to this manufacturer’s vision of the future – specifically as it relates to electric vehicles in South Africa. Powered by AutoTrader.

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George Mienie gives the team the latest motoring news about planting a banana tree in a pothole to warn motorists away, a new Mercedes-Benz fashion line turns used airbags into streetwear, and your car rearview mirror might be staring back at you. Powered by AutoTrader.

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10.09.21 Pt 2 - There are reward incentives from the corporate world if you get vaccinated. Robert Williams - a professional mentalist and hypnotist - joins the team to talk about what our dreams can reveal to us, or about us... and to play some mental games.

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George Mienie joins the team to share the weekly motoring round-up, which includes a cow being spotted in a car at a McDonald’s drive-thru, a Japanese court sentencing a 90-year-old to 5 years in prison, and Toyota halting all self-driving e-Palette vehicles after an Olympic village accident. Powered by AutoTrader.

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03.09.21 Pt 2 - Leigh-Ann shares an interesting fact about how many people have been vaccinated in SA, which leads Gareth and Mbulelo into a bit of a disagreement about having certain laws that can infringe on the ‘my body, my choice’ option. Jess Robus - a 14-year-old author - then joins the team to talk about mental health.

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This week on #AutoCentral, SA’s No.1 motoring podcast, our anchor George Mienie and co-host Wandile Sishi discuss the elements that could turn a modern car into a future classic, before Chad Lückhoff joins the team to review the latest special-edition Ford Mustang. Could the new Mustang Mach 1 be another classic in the making? Finally, the team answers your pressing motoring questions in our Ask AutoTrader segment. Powered by AutoTrader.

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George Mienie talks to the team about Elon Musk creating a ‘Tesla Bot’ humanoid robot. A Chevrolet owner goes for one last drive after selling it and wrecks it... and George shares some car technology fails. Powered by AutoTrader.

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