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bakkie

South African a small truck with an open body and low sides
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Amanzimtoti crash between bakkie and eighteen-wheeler leaves one dead - one critical.
"With the addition of the Xenon XT range, Tata Motors now boasts of an impressive bakkie portfolio catering to every discerning need of the South African automotive market and suiting every consumer segment," said the company.
The driver of the bakkie was hospitalized for injuries before being arrested for not stopping at the intersection and will appear at the Mankweng Magistrate's Court on Tuesday facing charges of drunken driving as well as reckless and negligent driving.
Nissan South Africa has secured a 600-unit-a-month export order from Algeria for its Hardbody 1-ton bakkie. The bakkie units were previously supplied to Algeria from Nissan Motor in Japan.
Audi AG, a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG (Xetra: VW), is launching its double cab Bakkie in 2020.
Even with its impeccable reputation for quality, comfort and durability, General Motors made numerous improvements to the six-time Synovate Best Quality Award-winning bakkie. The Utility's sculpted body has been lifted a further 17mm to increase ground clearance to 170mm.
Marketing director, Stanley Anderson, stated that the first Hyundai H100 bakkie rolled off the assembly line last month and the plant was presently busy with the semi- knocked down assembly of the second batch of 60 units.
"There are many things to consider when buying a car and this includes whether to buy a bakkie, sedan or a hatchback, a used or new car, a diesel or petrol model, an automatic or manual car, the colour, the make, safety features, and the interior", said Sandra Blaauw, Manager: Vehicle and Asset Finance at Bank Windhoek this week.
This week, a young Vistorina Amwele won the grand prize of a Land Cruiser bakkie in the Vivo Energy Diesel Extra promotion campaign but this car will still serve her when she is old, and her grand children ask her how she got it.