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New racetracks by Motorsport South Africa to curb deadly races

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<p>Cape Town is trying to encourage car racing fans to use the tracks provided for this purpose rather than city streets.</p> <p>The city’s illegal car racing has claimed many lives over the past years.</p> <p>Motorsport South Africa has introduced the racecourse in a bid to reduce the number of accidents and deaths.</p> <p>The <span class="caps">MSA</span> said there is at least an official drag strip in each province, according to the Eyewitness.</p> <p>“We’re now making it legal and this is really just to give guys a safe playground,” said <span class="caps">MSA</span>’s Wayne Riddell.</p> <p>Interested racers would need to register for a whole year to use the tracks.</p>

We're now making it legal and this is really just to give guys a safe playground.

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