April 7, 2017

Concept Cars: Driving the Future

The 2017 New York International Auto Show, which opens next week, will provide a platform for a number of manufacturers to highlight their vehicles of the […]
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 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 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 […]
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 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 […]
January 12, 2017

Limited edition Golf GTI Clubsport S lands in SA

The exclusive Golf GTI Clubsport S has arrived in South Africa. This limited edition Golf GTI boasting 228kW is only available as a two-door body variant […]
December 15, 2016

Everest expands range

New models added as local production begins. Reuben van Niekerk reports The Everest is set to become a more compelling choice in South Africa’s highly contested […]
December 14, 2016

Alfa Romeo Giulia makes an exclusive premiere

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, importers of the Alfa Romeo brand in South Africa hosted an exclusive premiere of the highly-anticipated Alfa Romeo Giulia at a gala event […]
December 14, 2016

Kenyan car maker boosts production

Kenyan vehicle manufacturer Mobius Motors – which pioneered production of a robust passenger car designed for Africa’s roads – plans to boost production next year with […]
December 13, 2016

Hyundai Tucson engine range expanded

Hyundai has added two new Tucsons to its best-selling, compact, SUV line-up, each featuring a turbocharged diesel engine. Introduction of the vehicles expands the range to […]
November 30, 2016

Little big heart

Suzuki has added the streamlined Baleno hatchback to its range of compact cars. The model is aimed at enhancing the brand’s reputation for selling some of […]
November 29, 2016

Volkswagen’s new fastback

Three months ahead of its scheduled world premiere, Volkswagen has released a sketch of the Arteon, a new model that will reportedly replace the CC in […]
November 29, 2016

Hilux and Fortuner updated

Since introduction of the new Toyota Hilux in February this year, the model has sold over 30 000 units – keeping it at the top end of […]
November 11, 2016

718: The right sized Porsche

In the late 1990s, Porsche was under severe financial pressure. To avoid bankruptcy, the iconic sports car manufacturer needed a new, affordable model to replace its […]
November 1, 2016

Alfa Romeo Giulietta reworked

Alfa Romeo’s new Giulietta recently made its debut in South Africa, offering a choice of turbocharged petrol engines and Magneti Marelli-engineered exhaust, suspension and powertrain systems […]
November 1, 2016

Mercedes bakkie revealed

Daimler’s Mercedes-Benz brand has unveiled two concept versions of its first bakkie. Called the X Class, the model is scheduled to go on sale towards the […]