We pointed out a while ago that Johannesburg is a city that’s changing faster than even Google can keep up, and wondered at the number of places that no longer bear any resemblance to their online presence in Google Street View. It appears that someone was listening – this fella was spotted driving around Sandton and on its way towards Alexandra today. Keep an eye out for updated images of your street coming soon, then.

Apologies for the shaky-cam shots, if you’ve seen the car around or have better ones, post them below.

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Adam is the Editorial Director at htxt media. He has been writing about technology for almost two full decades now. In a previous life, he was the editor of PC Format and Digital Camera Shopper in the UK, before going on to work as a freelance journalist for seven years. His work has appeared in or on Stuff, The Guardian, Linux Format, TechRadar, Wired.co.uk, PC Gamer, Green Futures, The Journalist, The Ecologist and The Review. Adam moved to South Africa in 2012 and loves 3D printers, MakerFairs and tech hubs. He hates seafood. None of his friends remember this when cooking.