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22 Oct 2018

Top tips on how to buy a car at an auction

If you are looking for a used-car bargain, an auction can be a good bet as the prices tend to…

18 Oct 2018

Has the classic car price bubble finally burst?

In recent months there has been much talk about classic, vintage and collectable cars not fetching the prices they were…

11 Oct 2018

Science: Driving under the influence of Dagga

With marijuana’s recent legalisation in SA, volunteers take part in an experiment to see how the drug impairs driving ability,…

10 Oct 2018

The best concept cars of the Paris Motor Show

Like any auto show worth its salt, the 2018 Paris Motor Show has plenty of concept cars on display, some…

10 Oct 2018

How European cities are battling diesel pollution

A Berlin court ruled Tuesday that older diesel cars must be banned from some major roads in the German capital.…

04 Oct 2018

Nine tips to help make your fuel go further

South Africans are feeling the pinch as the price of fuel continues to rise. Thanks to October's dramatic increase the cost of a…

04 Oct 2018

Five things you need to know about Aston Martin

British sports car manufacturer Aston Martin became a popular legend thanks to James Bond films, and it went public Wednesday…

02 Oct 2018

What’s happening at the 2018 Paris Motor Show

I was just interviewed for television in Hong Kong and the presenter asked me whether motor shows have changed much…

02 Oct 2018

Car makers brace for electric, autonomous future

Auto industry executives gathering this week for the Paris Motor Show will be rubbing shoulders with unusual company: dozens of…

28 Sep 2018

Audi might bring Horch back from the dead

According to a report, Audi plans to breathe new life into its ancestral Horch in 2-3 years' time. The upcoming…

27 Sep 2018

Expect up to 80 electric Volkswagens by 2025

The Volkswagen Group plans to launch close to 80 electric cars across all of its brands by 2025. Apart from…

25 Sep 2018

Toyota focusses on hybrids at Paris Motor Show

Toyota is bringing innovation to this year's Paris Motor Show, which runs October 4-14, 2018, with a zone featuring all…

21 Sep 2018

Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 vs Triumph Tiger 1200

Another epic battle with our biking colleague yields unpredictable results. By Brenwin Naidu and Mat Durrans The Car: The rumble…

20 Sep 2018

Hot new Hollywood car biopics in the pipeline

Hollywood has taken a renewed fascination in cars — or rather the colourful personalities behind them — with several biopics…

20 Sep 2018

Why classic race cars are such a good investment

Integrity is the most important single aspect of buying a classic car, says Brian Bruce, custodian of one of the…

13 Sep 2018

Volvo wants to take on airlines with 360c

Imagine a world in which you travel longer distances without the need for airports. A world in which you can…

12 Sep 2018

Gordon Murray aims to to slash vehicle weight

We often hear about cutting-edge technology and materials that are going to change the motor industry, but what does make…

11 Sep 2018

Mercedes reveals shapeshifting Vision Urbanetic

Yes it's futuristic, and yes it's autonomous, but there's plenty of that around these days. But while in those respects…