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06 Feb 2018

Bale & Damon to star in new Ford vs Ferrari biopic

According to Variety, the two actors have been approached to play the two main roles in a film that will…

02 Feb 2018

Car admen going all-out for the Super Bowl

In the buildup to what has to be one of the biggest sporting occasions anywhere in the world each year,…

01 Feb 2018

Nissan leading the way in EV innovation

Many people think of an electric car as just an electric vehicle (EV), a car that runs on electricity rather…

01 Feb 2018

Counting the great cost of ignoring road safety

A new World Bank study has found that reducing road traffic deaths and injuries could result in substantial long-term income…

29 Jan 2018

A to Z of all the new cars you can expect in 2018

Lerato Matebese details the new models we can look forward to in SA in 2018 as well as a few…

24 Jan 2018

Chiron brakes may soon be made in a 3D printer

A couple of years ago 3D printing may have looked like a bit of a gimmick, but we're now starting…

23 Jan 2018

2018 Geneva Motor Show: The cars you can expect

There are lots of big motor shows around the world that all purport to be among the most important of…

22 Jan 2018

The Top 5 EVs of the 2018 Detroit Motor Show

With the number of electric and driverless vehicles on display a couple of weeks ago at the Consumer Electronics Show…

18 Jan 2018

Car Sales: SA Winners & Losers of 2017

Passenger car sales might have ended 2017 in positive territory but it was not a good year for most of…

18 Jan 2018

BMW is upgrading the power and range of its i3

As you will have read on Ignition Live late in 2017, we travelled to Lisbon, Portugal, to sample the sixth-generation M5,…

17 Jan 2018

The first fully electric Infiniti will launch in 2021

A number of automakers have been making increasingly bold claims about how they're going to introduce more electrification into their…

17 Jan 2018

Ferrari now considering all-electric supercar & SUV

It seems no automaker is immune from the incredible popularity of SUVs or the relentless march towards electrification these days,…

15 Jan 2018

Mercedes goes all Jurassic Park with its G-Class

Making a big splash with a display at a major motor show that will really get people talking isn't always…

15 Jan 2018

Autonomous cars: All your questions answered

Autonomous driving is generating talk at this year's Detroit Auto Show after being a star at last week's Consumer Electronics…

10 Jan 2018

Samsung flexes its automotive muscles at CES

Consumer electronics companies are keen to get in on the electrification and automation of present and future vehicles right now.…

09 Jan 2018

New Tesla Roadster pictured on road

Tesla revealing an all-new Roadster last year certainly caused quite a stir in the global auto market, and a number…

05 Jan 2018

Aston Martin wants to take on the Tesla Roadster

Makers of supercars and hypercars don't like to be outdone by a rival, so Elon Musk's claim that Tesla's new…

04 Jan 2018

VW partnering with Aurora for autonomous cars

The world's largest carmaker Volkswagen said Thursday it would work with Silicon Valley firm Aurora to create self-driving cars, hoping…