April 4, 2017

Volkswagen’s African experiment

With Volkswagen’s sights set on developing the nameplate across sub-Saharan Africa, the managing director of the company’s South African operation, Thomas Schäfer, outlines the brand’s strategy […]
April 4, 2017

Understanding disruption

The motor industry is set to undergo radical change, according to South African futurist Dr Graeme Codrington, who advises all players to embrace new guidelines to […]
April 4, 2017

Ford tests 3D printing system

Ford has begun to test 3D printing of large scale car parts – the first automotive manufacturer to trial the system. The company has joined forces […]
April 4, 2017

New Cape dealership for JLR

Jaguar Land Rover has opened a new, state-of-the-art dealership in Cape Town. Based in the city’s southern suburbs, Jaguar Land Rover Constantiaberg has been designed to […]
April 4, 2017

Toyota celebrates leading dealers

Bidvest McCarthy Toyota Centurion has been recognised for its exemplary sales and service performance and awarded the title of 2016 Toyota Dealer of the Year at […]
April 4, 2017

More consolidation expected

Following last month’s acquisition of General Motors’ Opel and Vauxhall brands by France’s PSA Group – owners of Peugeot and Citroën – motor industry leaders expect […]
April 4, 2017

VW sets up sub-Saharan division

Volkswagen has established a sub-Saharan regional division to develop and strengthen the African market. The new entity joins existing regions of North America, South America and […]
April 3, 2017

Toyota turns Hilux into Tonka toy for grown-ups

Toyota has reimagined its “unbreakable” Hilux as full-scale Tonka toy, bringing together two world famous brands in a celebration of their shared reputations for lasting toughness […]
April 3, 2017

Successful opening round for Toyota Gazoo racing SA in Lichtenburg

Round 1 of the 2017 South African Cross-Country Series (SACCS) took place in the Northwest town of Lichtenburg this weekend, and it was a case of […]
March 30, 2017

Ford expands engine recall programme

Ford has issued a recall notice for about 360 000 vehicles it has sold in North America and Europe which it believes could represent fire risks. […]
March 29, 2017

Toyota goes funky and fresh

Fuelled by an ever increasing variety and diversity of models, soaring sales of small SUVs in South Africa’s passenger car market have made the segment the […]
March 28, 2017

SA Bike Festival 26-28 May 2017

With just 10 weeks to go, South Africa Bike Festival, powered by Discovery Channel, announces just one of the many highlights ahead of the much anticipated […]
March 28, 2017

Toyota SA sponsor Dakar challenge at 2017 Desert Race

Toyota SA Motors today announced their support of the 4th round of the 2017 Dakar Challenge, which will form part of the Toyota Kalahari Botswana 1,000 […]
March 28, 2017

Exciting enhancements for Etios

The well-respected Etios range has established itself as a staple in the small passenger car market in South Africa, as well as Toyota’s arsenal. Available in […]
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 15, 2017

Honda’s popular Ballade upgraded

Aesthetically, the 2017 Ballade benefits from redesigned front and rear bumpers, a revised grille, and new wheel designs. The changes emphasise the compact sedan’s sleek, aerodynamic […]
March 14, 2017

A 911 for the road and track – the new Porsche 911 GT3

The Porsche 911 GT3 delivers motorsport-like performance, a systematic lightweight construction and an unfiltered driving experience. In the new generation of the radical two-seater, the connection […]
March 14, 2017

Toyota Gazoo racing SA ready to take on 2017

Having won both the South African Cross Country Championship and the South African National Rally Championship in 2016, Toyota Gazoo Racing SA is preparing their attack […]