Only in Mzansi: Video shows taxi taking on F1 car in streets

Only in Mzansi: Video shows taxi taking on F1 car in streets

A video was shared on social media Sunday which showed a taxi trying to show a Formula 1 car who is boss.

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Only in South Africa does someone drop-kick Arnold Schwarzenegger and does a taxi driver try to race a Formula 1 car.

On Sunday, ahead of the Red Bull Cape Town Circuit, the Aston Martin Red Bull Racing team were testing its F1 car in the streets of the Mother City.

However, a hilarious moment in the test drive was caught on video and shared on social media. gathered a taxi driver spotted the F1 car in his mirror and decided to race him.

The footage shows the taxi driver put his foot down and raced the F1 car around a corner.

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South Africans were amused by the video and they gave their two cents' worth in the comment section.

Letoy Ankiah wrote: "The taxi almost had him..."
Maalikah Salie commented: "look what we had going on this weekend."
Johan Bester added: "He forgot to crash into it and drive off."

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Not everyone found the footage funny, one social media user dubbed it another embarrassment for SA.

Travis King commented: "How was that allowed? Yet another embarrassment for SA."

Take a look at the video below:

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