New Models

12 Apr 2017

Two new Audi SUV models set to join the fray

Audi confirmed on Tuesday, April 11, that its Q range of premium off-roaders is set to grow from four to…

30 Mar 2017

First Drive: 2017 Mini Cooper Countryman

Bruce Fraser jetted down to Durban to sample the all-new Mini Countryman, a car that improves upon the successes of its…

30 Mar 2017

First Drive: 2017 Audi A5 Coupé

Retired Volkswagen Group designer Walter de Silva said the most beautiful car he had ever penned was the first iteration…

28 Mar 2017

First Ride: 2017 Honda Fireblade

The first time I rode a Honda Fireblade was back in 1992, the year it was launched. I had just…

23 Mar 2017

First Drive: 2017 Nissan Navara

The year 2005 was a watershed moment for the Nissan brand locally as it introduced what was seen by many…

23 Mar 2017

First Drive: 2017 Toyota Etios Sprint

It might not grab the headlines like the Corolla or Hilux but Toyota's Etios range plays an important role in the…

22 Mar 2017

First Drive: 2017 Renault Sandero

Renault’s second-generation Sandero, which was launched in 2014, offered a more rounded and refined package than the locally manufactured model…

22 Mar 2017

First Drive: 2017 Mercedes-AMG C43

Mercedes-AMG 63 models have somewhat of a cult following among enthusiasts, thanks to the raucous V8 engine notes that continue…

10 Mar 2017

First Drive: 2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia 2.0 & Quadrifoglio Verde

If you were to nominate one brand aimed at the motoring purist, there would be a strong argument for Alfa…

09 Mar 2017

Volkswagen just went and put the right engine into the wrong car

Volkswagen South Africa today announced that they're bolting their 81kW/200Nm three-cylinder 1.0TSI engine into the Polo. No. Wrong. Bad decision. Opportunity missed. What…

08 Mar 2017

The Volvo XC60 is the mini XC90 you’ve been waiting for

Behold the new Volvo XC60. Another star of the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, it's basically a slightly more compact version…

02 Mar 2017

The Panamera Sport Turismo is a badass Porsche wagon you’ll want to own

Porsche has just pulled the wraps off its all-new Panamera Sport Turismo ahead of the 2017 Geneva Motor Show. And it…

02 Mar 2017

The new Range Rover Velar is a thing of beauty

In 1969, Land Rover was testing a vehicle that would change the world. Perhaps not the world, but the SUV…

02 Mar 2017

First Drive: 2017 Toyota C-HR

While many sectors of the new car market continue to feel the effects of a weak economy, the small SUV…

01 Mar 2017

First Drive: 2017 BMW 5 Series

With a history spanning seven generations, the BMW 5-Series is a venerable icon. Consider for a moment that over its…

01 Mar 2017

The new Mazda MX-5 RF makes the Abarth 124 Spider look even sillier

The new Mazda MX-5 RF – that stands for 'retractable fastback' in case you were curious – is now available in…

28 Feb 2017

Five things you need to know about the new Hyundai Creta

The new Hyundai Creta crossover is here to steal customers away from the likes of Nissan, Renault and Ford. Here…

27 Feb 2017

The new Ford Fiesta ST is a three-cylinder party

This is the new seventh-generation Ford Fiesta ST. It's quite a mean looking thing with its big 18-inch alloy wheels and…