South Africa's growing craze for 'spinning'

Motorsport, increasingly popular in South Africa, has its roots in driving stolen cars during apartheid era.

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    "Spinning" is a motorsport that is increasingly popular in South Africa. It has its roots in driving stolen cars during apartheid. Modern-day drivers have been showing off their spinning skills and trying to register it as an official motorsport.

    Al Jazeera’s Malcolm Webb reports from Johannesburg, South Africa.


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