Features

10 Jul 2017

Alpine A110: The French Reconnection

When was the last time you stopped to gaze upon a French sports car? No, I’m not talking about a…

06 Jul 2017

High octane thrills at Goodwood Festival of Speed

We have been to the Goodwood Festival of Speed before, but the excitement of attending what is probably the best…

05 Jul 2017

The days of motorbikes in Hanoi are numbered

Officials in Vietnam's traffic-choked capital Hanoi vowed on Tuesday to banish motorbikes by 2030 to ease environment and congestion woes,…

29 Jun 2017

What the world’s best footballers choose to drive

In these tough economic times, it’s always interesting (and perhaps a little galling) to see there are those who are…

26 Jun 2017

Shootout: Battle of the C-Segment Hatchbacks

Earlier this year we evaluated four premium C-segment hatchbacks from Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz and Volvo. This time around we look…

26 Jun 2017

Every generation of the Mazda MX-5 decoded

The Mazda brand wields an admirable resilience. An indomitable spirit that has seen it bounce back from a series of…

21 Jun 2017

New Transformers film to offer car-centric thrills

Following April's "Fate of the Furious," June 21 debut "Transformers: The Last Knight" looks to overtake its billion dollar box…

20 Jun 2017

Renault Clio GT-Line vs VW Polo 1.0TSI R-Line

Renault Clio RS. Volkswagen Polo GTI. Two performance hatchbacks that many people want to buy but few can afford. Especially…

19 Jun 2017

Opinion: Why it’s only cool if it’s air-cooled

When I tell people I’m a motoring journalist, they always want to know what my favourite car is. And my…

13 Jun 2017

Watch an Evoque take on rugby star Owen Farrell

There are all sorts of publicity stunts and viral videos around these days, but we all love those that pit…

08 Jun 2017

This in-seat airbag could save lives of the future

Leading automotive supplier ZF is developing a new type of in-seat airbag that, when deployed, will stop an occupant from…

08 Jun 2017

The history of our homegrown BMW 745i

If you are fortunate enough to be one of those who wafts to the office in the morning in a…

07 Jun 2017

Renault wants to power homes with old batteries

French carmaker Renault, one of the first mainstream companies to move into the electric car market, is teaming up with…

06 Jun 2017

13 wet weather driving tips to keep you safe

Hey, Cape Town, listen up. Apparently the mother of all storms is going to be hitting your hipster city sometime…

06 Jun 2017

Tom Tom wants you to rediscover the road trip

Navigation company TomTom is launching a new free-to-use route planning tool for those that see the summer road trip as…

01 Jun 2017

Behind the scenes of the Concours d’Elegance

BMW might have used the annual Concours d’Elegance at Villa d’Este in Italy to unveil its concept 8 Series, but…

31 May 2017

Is soccer more exciting than a supercar?

As the UEFA Champions League final – the world's biggest single game of soccer – approaches, fans couldn't feel more…

31 May 2017

Celebrating 50 years of the Mazda rotary engine

50 Years ago Mazda launched the Cosmo Sport 110S and in doing so put the automotive world in a spin.…