Reviews

13 Dec 2017

First Drive: 2017 Mercedes-Benz E300 Cabriolet

We know that crossovers and SUVs are where the action lies at the moment, but looking at the two-door version…

13 Dec 2017

First Drive: 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio

My heart is racingand I am trying to stifle an enthusiastic yelp, lest I look like a fool to the…

12 Dec 2017

Review: 2017 Suzuki Ignis 1.2 GLX

It’s fugly. It’s Japanese. Let me guess, Falkiner, you like it, don’t you? I do indeed. Although its rear end…

07 Dec 2017

First Drive: 2018 BMW M5

BMW’s sixth-generation M5, which was launched in Portugal last week, is the most powerful variant of the model — and…

06 Dec 2017

First Drive: 2018 Volvo XC40

Do yourself a favour and pick up the book The Girl Who Saved the King of Sweden by Jonas Jonasson.…

06 Dec 2017

First Drive: 2017 Lexus NX

A cold, wet towel and iced tea never looked so enticing. With the outside temperature nudging a sweaty 36°C, the…

04 Dec 2017

First Drive: 2017 Opel Crossland X

Opel as a brand is streamlining its product offering following the acquisition by PSA Group (Peugeot-Citroen) from General Motors earlier…

04 Dec 2017

Review: 2017 BMW M760Li

In the upper echelons of German car manufacturers resides the company’s executive saloon. Audi has the A8, BMW the 7…

29 Nov 2017

First Drive: 2017 BMW X3

Perhaps it is telling that the BMW 3-Series will no longer be produced locally. Instead, the production line at the…

28 Nov 2017

First Ride: 2017 BMW K 1600 B

BMW has built a bagger. They have done this because they want to sell more touring motorcycles, mainly to Americans.…

24 Nov 2017

Review: 2017 Mahindra S10 Pik Up Double-Cab

Mahindra SA has had some rather cheap yet crude products, mainly aimed at farmers and those in the mining sector…

23 Nov 2017

Review: 2017 Haval H6 C

Great Wall Motors is dead, long live Haval. Okay, perhaps that adage doesn’t entirely work in this context, because GWM…

22 Nov 2017

First Drive: 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio

The SUV end of the car market has become the money-spinner for many manufacturers. With almost every player wanting a…

17 Nov 2017

First Drive: 2017 Peugeot 3008

When Peugeot launched the 3008 it arrived at a time when people were not entirely sure what a crossover was.…

17 Nov 2017

First Drive: 2018 Audi RS5 Coupé

The battle lines have been drawn as Audi SA earlier this week threw its hat in the ring in the…

16 Nov 2017

First Drive: 2017 Jaguar F-Type 2.0 Turbo

When Jaguar launched its F-Type models in 2013 there was finally a sports car from the British brand to take…

16 Nov 2017

First Drive: 2017 Toyota Land Cruiser Prado

Since its launch in 2009, Toyota’s current generation Land Cruiser Prado has consistently sold about 90 units a month in…

14 Nov 2017

Review: 2017 Audi RS3 Sedan

Let’s get down to brass tacks — is the new RS3 a hot, understeery mess? Contrary to what BMW fanboys…