February 13, 2017

Volkswagen settles US claims

Volkswagen has agreed to pay a total of $4,3-billion (about R59-billion) in fines and penalties after reaching a settlement with the United States government regarding the […]
February 13, 2017

Accolade for Brink SA’s Gutridge

Mark Gutridge, managing director of Brink Towing Systems South Africa, has added a similar role at Brink Towing Systems United Kingdom to his portfolio and is […]
February 13, 2017

Bridgestone plant shuttered

Electricity to tyre maker Bridgestone’s Brits plant was unlawfully disconnected last month by the Madibeng Municipality, shutting the plant for four days. The facility employs more […]
February 13, 2017

Putting out the flames

Automotive Technology Specialists (ATS) has recently taken delivery of fresh stock of Fire Stryker – a revolutionary, single-use fire extinguisher. Approved by Motorsport South Africa as […]
February 10, 2017

Ford confident in Kuga repair

Ford South Africa have confirmed that they are aware of the incident involving a Kuga in Nelspruit on 9 February. Their first priority continues to be their customers, […]
February 9, 2017

Mazda BT-50 Facelift now available

The Kodo design inspired Mazda BT-50 was first introduced to the South African market in 2012. It was launched as an “Active Lifestyle Vehicle” with modern and […]
February 8, 2017

Toyota Gazoo racing to field three cars at Le Mans

Team announce plans for 2017 World Endurance Championship Toyota Gazoo Racing are demonstrating their commitment to the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship, announcing that three TS050 […]
February 7, 2017

Porsche expands Platinum Edition range to include Cayenne S models

The Platinum Edition range has grown, with the addition of Cayenne S and Cayenne S Diesel models which feature more high-quality equipment. Now available as standard […]
February 7, 2017

Triton gets its act together

Mitsubishi’s remodeling of the Triton bakkie is aimed at lifting the vehicle’s competitiveness in South Africa’s lifestyle market. Does it succeed? Wynter Murdoch reports Mitsubishi’s new […]
February 6, 2017

Next Generation Scorpion arrives

Fiat Chrysler Automobile’s Abarth range has been bolstered locally with the arrival of the all new Abarth 595 range. The 595 joins the recently launched Abarth […]
February 3, 2017

Ford doing all they can to limit Kuga damage

Ford South Africa met with the National Consumer Commission (NCC) this week to update it on the progress made on the 1.6-litre engine Kugas affected by […]
January 31, 2017

Opel Mokka X signals new direction for Opel

Opel’s compact SUV got a makeover late last year and remains the ideal vehicle for the young at heart who want the solid quality and precision […]
January 30, 2017

GTS models added to 911 range

Porsche is expanding the 911 product line with a range of new GTS models. A total of five variants will be launched, this includes: the 911 […]
January 20, 2017

It’s all go for Concours South Africa 2017

Concours South Africa, held for the first time last September at Sun City, is stepping up a gear for 2017. The response to the inaugural event […]
January 18, 2017

Bottas joins Silver Arrows

When Nico Rosberg announced his immediate retirement from Formula One, it left the Mercedes-AMG Petronas team with a conundrum: how to best fill the vacant seat […]
January 17, 2017

Ford recalls fire plagued Kuga

Ford South Africa has announced a recall of 4 556 units of its 1,6-litre Kuga model, sold between December 2012 and February 2014. Affected cars require […]
January 15, 2017

Peterhansel wins 13th Dakar title

Rally legend defeats Loeb while Sunderland takes UK’s first win. Saturday’s 64km timed special stage between Rio Cuarto and Buenos Aires concluded Dakar Rally 2017 and […]
January 13, 2017

Get set for WRC 2017

Exciting new chapter in WRC history promises much British success, predicts David Evans, Rallies Editor of Autosport Britain is firmly back at the top of the […]