New Models

16 Feb 2017

Ferrari is giving the naturally-aspirated V12 one helluva send-off

Ferrari knows that the naturally-aspirated engine's days are numbered. Which is why they're unveiling the new 812 Superfast at the…

16 Feb 2017

The new BMW X7 is being tested in Upington

Last week we reported on how Upington has been invaded by the world’s automotive test engineers and their camouflaged vehicles.…

14 Feb 2017

The next Mitsubishi Eclipse will be a crossover

The Mitsubishi Eclipse. You might remember it from the first Fast and Furious movie. Or from the first Need For…

13 Feb 2017

First Drive: 2017 Mazda BT-50

Mazda aims to box clever with their (mildly) revised BT-50, writes Brenwin Naidu What is this car all about? The…

09 Feb 2017

First Drive: Rolls-Royce Wraith Black Badge

When Tears for Fears penned the song Everybody Wants to Rule the World they probably did not have Donald Trump…

07 Feb 2017

Five things you need to know about the new 2017 Abarth 595

The new 2017 Abarth 595 last week crept quietly into South Africa. These are the five most important things you…

03 Feb 2017

First Drive: 2017 Mitsubishi Triton

Ten years — that is how long the previous Mitsubishi Triton has been on the South African market and, since…

02 Feb 2017

First Drive: 2017 MINI Countryman

The international launch took place on winding English country lanes, providing the perfect opportunity to test handling and suspension. The…

02 Feb 2017

First Drive: 2017 Porsche 991.2 GTS

Almost a year after Porsche held the international launch of the updated 911 Carrera range in Johannesburg, the company launched…

01 Feb 2017

First Drive: 2017 Volvo S90

Many of us bemoan conspicuous consumption. Yet we all secretly lust for a slice of the good life. Volvo picked a…

31 Jan 2017

The new 2018 Lexus LS wants BMW/Audi/Mercedes blood

Back in 1990, Toyota decided that it wanted to take on the luxury end of the market. Then, as now,…

30 Jan 2017

First Drive: 2017 Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid

he latest generation Porsche Panamera, as Mark has written about on page 1, is a far cry from the vehicle…

30 Jan 2017

First Drive: 2017 Porsche Panamera 4S

Dubai — a megalopolis of wealth and excess and skyscrapers that stack up against the skyline like coins inside an…

24 Jan 2017

Uber drivers rejoice – there’s a new Toyota Corolla in town

Well maybe not new but certainly refreshed. To inject some joie de vivre back into their best-selling sedan Toyota has given…

14 Dec 2016

First Drive: Land Rover Discovery 5 prototype

"One obstacle at a time,” I repeat to myself as ominous dark clouds hover increasingly closer to the horizon. But…

14 Dec 2016

This turbocharged Toyota Etios is the reimagined RSI you’ve been waiting for

The Toyota Etios may be cheap to buy and run, but it will never stir the soul. I know how…

13 Dec 2016

This is the new facelifted Lexus IS explained in just five photographs

Another week another facelift. This time the Lexus IS saloon received a quick nip/tuck to bring it up to date…

07 Dec 2016

First Drive: 2016 Ford Everest XLS and XLT

Spirits were high among the suits at Ford last week when it was announced that the Ranger had trounced its nemesis…