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18 May 2017

New Hyundai Kona SUV on the way

Hyundai appears to have completed development on its new crossover-small SUV which looks set to be called the Kona and…

18 May 2017

General Motors is ceasing operations in SA

First it was Citroën now General Motors (GM) has today announced that they too will be pulling out of South Africa. In…

18 May 2017

Volvo is preparing to leave diesel in the dust

The head of Swedish carmaker Volvo said the firm might stop developing new diesel engines due to high costs triggered…

17 May 2017

Volvo is adopting Android for future infotainment

The next generation of Volvo's premium SUVs and sedans are going to come with what is essentially an Android operating…

15 May 2017

Polluted air is being turned into fuel for cars

There are a number of huge challenges facing the global auto industry, but two of the biggest are reducing pollution…

15 May 2017

This electric go-kart is faster than a Bugatti Chiron

Forget the Bugatti Chiron and the large personal fortune needed to acquire one. For the comparatively tiny outlay of $59…

14 May 2017

Banderas & Baldwin to star in Lamborghini biopic

Actors Antonio Banderas and Alec Baldwin have signed on to star in a Lamborghini biopic, to be helmed by Oscar-nominated director Michael Radford…

13 May 2017

An all-new BMW 8 Series will debut in 2018

German carmaker BMW, who is locked in a battle with compatriot Mercedes-Benz for the title of the world's most successful…

12 May 2017

Dubai home to world’s biggest Bugatti dealership

Dubai is the single biggest market for Bugatti's hypercars so where better to build the marque's biggest official dealership to…

12 May 2017

Fiat is bringing a host of new models to SA

Fiat Chrysler SA has a host of new models on the horizon. This month it will launch its new Tipo…

11 May 2017

Porsche is celebrating its one-millionth 911

After 54 years of continued production the vehicle that redefined what a sportscar should be is marking yet another milestone…

11 May 2017

BMW has sharpened their 1 and 2 Series models

BMW is giving its compact hatchback, coupé and convertible models a mid-life refresh in time for the summer. For those…

11 May 2017

The Mini Remastered is worth selling a kidney for

When BMW launched its reinvented Mini in 2001, the car’s designer, Frank Stephenson, was adamant the new model had to…

10 May 2017

Evoque Landmark Edition celebrates 600 000 sales

To celebrate achieving 600 000 sales in six years, Land Rover is building a special edition of its entry-level compact…

10 May 2017

Volvo is hellbent on industry sustainability

It's almost impossible to hear a major speech by someone of importance in the auto industry these days without the…

09 May 2017

Big Brother’s watching when you drive a Tesla

If you're one of those people who are getting concerned about how much we're spied on with CCTV cameras, and…

08 May 2017

New Porsche 911 GT3 sets Nürburgring ablaze

After saying that they didn't Porsche once again seems to be caring about setting lap times around the Nürburgring Nordschleife. For this…

05 May 2017

Mansory unleashes monster 619kW GLS 63

German luxury car tuner Mansory has taken Mercedes's range-topping SUV and turned it into a carbon-fiber-clad wide-bodied muscle car complete…