■ GrandWest is getting revved up for a thrilling weekend of pimped up cars and trucks, growling engines, exhilarating sound and pulse-raising drifting, from Friday January 27 to Sunday January 29, when the Cape Town Motor Show hits the Grand Arena and Sun Exhibits. The Cape Town Motor Show promises car enthusiasts adrenalin-pumping action and loads of automobile-inspired excitement, with cars and trucks on display, demonstrations, live entertainment, stalls and food. The show will be open from 10am to 6pm, daily. Tickets are available at Computicket and cost R60 for children (aged 12 to 17) as well as pensioners, R100 an adult (general admission) and R250 for a family package (two adults and two children over 12). Children under 12 enter for free.