TV Shows

2017 Wesbank SA Car Of The Year

We take a closer look at the 12 finalists in the running for this year's WesBank Car of the Year. There are details on how the competition is run and what changes have been implemented for 2017 to determine a deserving winner.

4×4 Club Challenge 2016

Drivers will come up against 10 obstacles designed to test 4×4 driving skills and vehicles. Choosing the correct line to avoid those nasty point-eating poles will be crucial, as well as communication between the driver and navigator. http://www.bridgestone.co.za/corporate/activities/4x4_club_challenge

4×4 Offroad

The Nissan X-Trail and BMW X4 are two very different SUVs for different purposes. With all-wheel drive, strong diesel engines and vastly different prices, they appeal to two very different kinds of offroaders.

American Restoration

It's time for rusty rehab after Rick and his brother Ron pick up two 1950s service station showpieces. And later, a client brings a turn-of-the-century Edison film projector. Can they capture movie magic, or will they hit a snag?

American Trucker

Robb spends a full day managing a truck stop on a busy interstate highway.

Atlantis 4×4 Fun Day

The Toyota Atlantis 4x4 Fun Day took place at one of the Cape province's finest treasures last year. The fine dune sand was infested with 4x4 vehicles as competitors set out to test man and machine.

Audi Sport TT Cup

The final round of the Audi Sport TT Cup flew the SA flag high! Apart from an impressive end to his rookie season by Van der Linde, motoring journo Jesse Adams took up an opportunity to race in the final round at Hockenheim last year.

Auto Mundial

We bring you the highlights from the last week, and explore the flat sales curve most US manufacturers reported in February. Two nameplates stand out as illustrations of the trends in that marketplace.

AutoSpeed

This week F1 teams had the first test session in Barcelona, where Mercedes set the pace and Ferrari was close behind. We complete our review of the DTM season with rounds in Russia, Hungary and Germany, and the winner is crowned.

Best Battles: Rallies

We revisit the Thousand Legs Rally, one of the classic encounters of the 1998 World Rally Championship.

Buyer’s Guide

Each week Adam Ford and Sagie Moodley, along with industry experts, provide viewers with car buying and consumer related advice. If you’re in the market for a new vehicle, be sure to tune in before signing on the dotted line. Click here to send the panel a question In association…

Car Science

We revisit the craziest experiments of the season, including the ultimate car crash, the flaming burn out, analyzing a car bomb and the science behind invisible fire.

Champions: Barry Briggs

As well as being the most prominent speedway personality in the history of the sport, world famous Barry Briggs MBE holds four World titles and six British titles. We take a look at his illustrious career.

Champions: Didier Auriol

Having been introduced to rallying in the late 70’s, Frenchman Didier Auriol showed early promise and soon clinched his first major victory in 1985 with, as he put it, ‘good times in a bad car’!

Desert Collectors

Nigel goes nuts for some classic cars at Bert & Angie’s place. Bert’s been collecting cars for fifty years, and the couple have been running a pistachio farm for the past thirty.

Donaldson Cross Country Championship

After 6 races in two countries that covered nearly 4000 kilometers, it all came down to this. The Atlas CopCo Gold 450 was the last round of the 2016 Donaldson Cross Country Racing Championship, and no less than 2 champions were crowned.

Drive It!

We take a look at an iconic legend: the Porsche 911 GTS, a city slicker: Ford Ka+ and an all-weather AWD: Suzuki SX4 S-Cross. Then, subcompact from Korea: the Kia Rio, and an early Opel hit: the Kadett.

Dumbest Stuff On Wheels

A driver runs into a commuter train, a motorcycle speeds off without its rider, and jousters compete in shopping carts.