1/4 Mile Drag Race: Focus ST, M135i, Golf GTI Edition, 35 Astra OPC and Mégane RS

It's Shootout time again and this year we've got a few special treats for you... The January issue of CAR goes on sale on Monday (17 December) and features not only 11 of South Africa's hottest "affordable" performance cars, including the all-new Opel Astra OPC, Subaru BRZ and Red Bull editions of the Renault Megane RS and Clio RS, but also two fast and entertaining drivers - multiple SA racing champ Deon Joubert and UK journalist and Youtube sensation, Chris Harris. So be sure to catch the January issue of CAR for your holiday reading. It also includes a pack of "Icons" playing cards. There are also a number of Shootout-related videos in the pipeline, of which this 1/4 mile drag race between the BMW M135i Steptronic, Opel Astra OPC, Renault Megane RS Red Bull, VW Golf GTI Edition 35 DSG and Ford Focus ST is the first. Enjoy, and stay tuned for more Shootout action to come. * The annual CAR Shootout video series is brought to you in association with Liqui Moly. See more from each of these cars right here: Ford Focus ST: http://www.carmag.co.za/?s=Ford+Focus+ST&target=all BMW M135i: http://www.carmag.co.za/?s=BMW+M135i&target=all Golf GTI 35: http://www.carmag.co.za/?s=Golf+GTI+35&target=all Opel Astra OPC: http://www.carmag.co.za/?s=Opel+Astra+OPC&target=all Megane RS: http://www.carmag.co.za/?s=Megane+RS&target=all

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