March 16, 2017

Opel Astra Awarded 2017 WesBank South African Car Of The Year Title

With a fourth win for the revered German manufacturer, the Opel Astra took top honours at the 2017 WesBank South African Car Of The Year announcement […]
March 8, 2017

Volkswagen Uitenhage produces its 1 250 000th Polo

Thomas Schaefer, Chairman and Managing Director of Volkswagen Group South Africa (VWSA) together with employees and management of vehicle assembly gave a thumbs up to welcome […]
March 8, 2017

Wraps off McLaren’s 720S

McLaren’s 720S has made its global debut at the Geneva International Motor Show, introducing the second-generation of the company’s Super Series line-up and raising previously accepted […]
March 8, 2017

F1 champ unveils his dream car

F1 racing legend Emerson Fittipaldi chose the Geneva International Motor Show to unveil his dream track car – the much-anticipated Fittipaldi EF7 Vision Gran Turismo by […]
March 7, 2017

Volvo’s new flagship

Marking Volvo’s return to the large executive sedan segment, the Swedish brand’s S90 blends luxury and elegance with good performance, safety and efficiency. Wynter Murdoch reports […]
March 6, 2017

Creta takes the gap

Hyundai has introduced its eye-catching Creta to the country’s competitive, sub-compact, SUV segment. Reuben van Niekerk reports Historically, Hyundai has succeeded in winning customers in South […]
March 3, 2017

VW revives the freedom of the Citi

Volkswagen is paying homage to its venerable and legendary, Citi Golf model with the introduction of the limited edition Citi Vivo. Citi Vivo is bringing back […]
March 3, 2017

Mitsubishi announces local recall campaign on 7 449 Pajeros

Mitsubishi Motors SA (MMSA) has issued a preventative recall on 7 449 Pajeros in the South African market for safety inspections and replacement of driver airbags. […]
March 3, 2017

New tyres, new team, new champion?

Finland has three drivers who have won F1 world titles. What are the chances of Valtteri Bottas making it four? If you want to win, get […]
March 2, 2017

Ford SA under pressure from NCC

National Consumer Commission institutes investigation into Ford Motor Company South Africa In the wake of the recent recall of 1,6-litre Ford Kugas, the National Consumer Commission […]
February 28, 2017

Fiesta ST gets three-cylinder engine

The third-generation performance model will also get cylinder deactivation to help save fuel… Ford has announced that its new Fiesta ST will be powered by a […]
February 27, 2017

Alfa unveils its Stelvio SUV

The wraps have come off Alfa Romeo’s rival to luxury class SUVs such as Jaguar’s F-Pace and Porsche’s Macan…   Alfa Romeo has launched its new […]
February 22, 2017

Ford extends PremiumCare package on all Kuga models

In January, Ford South Africa announced a recall of 4 556 units of its 1,6-litre Kuga model, sold between December 2012 and February 2014. With the majority […]
February 21, 2017

Corolla celebrates golden anniversary

To celebrate 50 years of Corolla heritage, Toyota is kicking off the year with a sleeker model to augment its iconic status. Now well into its […]
February 20, 2017

Upgrade for Up!

Volkswagen’s compact car, the Up, has been updated with new colours and wheels, an improved interior design and new comfort features. Reuben van Niekerk took it […]
February 20, 2017

Lauda and Wolff renew Merc contracts

Toto Wolff and Niki Lauda have agreed to continue their successful partnership at Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport until the end of 2020 Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport has announced that […]
February 20, 2017

Silly season for vehicle testers in Upington

For many South Africans, Upington does not feature on lists of holiday destinations – but for vehicle manufacturers it is the perfect place to test cars […]
February 15, 2017

Bridgestone SA and SAGMJ to honour top motor sportsmen

The South African Guild of Motoring Journalists has confirmed its nominees for the Bridgestone SA / SAGMJ Motor Sportsman of the Year, recognising drivers and riders […]