Reviews

14 Jun 2018

First Drive: 2018 Volkswagen Polo GTI

When the GTi badge first appeared in 1976, it started a dynasty of models and not just for Volkswagen. Over…

14 Jun 2018

Classic Review: 1985 BMW 325iS

What is the most sought-after car in SA? Is it a Porsche, a Ferrari or a Lamborghini? These might be…

13 Jun 2018

Review: 2018 Audi TT-RS

The TT-RS is the best fast Audi money can buy right now, and nobody will hate you for it, writes…

07 Jun 2018

First Drive: 2018 Jaguar I-Pace

The Jaguar I-Pace breaks with tradition and so are we. Normally we would leave our verdict on a new car…

07 Jun 2018

Review: 2018 BMW X2 sDrive20i M Sport

Barring the forthcoming BMW X7 and the rumoured X8, the German premium marque has essentially plugged every other X number…

05 Jun 2018

Review: 2018 BMW M240i

Well, well, well … what have we got here? A Poor Man’s BMW M2? You’ve pretty much hammered that there…

30 May 2018

First Drive: 2018 Mercedes-Benz A-Class

There are probably more than a few folks at Mercedes-Benz who disagree with Oscar Wilde’s musing about youth being wasted…

30 May 2018

First Ride: 2018 BMW G 310 GS

If one type of bike encapsulates the attractions of motorcycling it’s the adventure model. Rugged good looks, tall suspension, chunky…

24 May 2018

First Drive: 2018 Hyundai i20 Active

The compact hatch segment is competitive, very competitive. It always has been since the days of the great Citi Golf…

24 May 2018

First Drive: 2018 Lexus LS500

What is your perception of Lexus? No we are not doing a marketing survey so don’t hang up now, but…

24 May 2018

First Drive: 2018 Ford Fiesta

Ford’s most successful compact car, the Fiesta, was originally launched in 1976 and has sold in excess of 16-million units…

21 May 2018

Review: 2018 Suzuki GSX250R

Paul Ash is blown away by Suzuki’s new GSX250R You’re a “hodad” (that’s surfer slang for old oke), trailbike kinda…

17 May 2018

First Drive: 2018 Isuzu MU-X

If you have a family of seven then how on earth are you making ends meet every month? Of course,…

17 May 2018

First Drive: 2018 Volkswagen Arteon

When I first saw the images of the Arteon, I wasn’t particularly enamoured as it looked a bit like the…

14 May 2018

Review: 2018 Porsche 718 Cayman GTS

The 2018 Porsche 718 Cayman GTS, quick and agile as a reptile, compares very favourably with the 911, writes Thomas…

11 May 2018

First Drive: 2018 Mini Cooper

The Soller Pass in Mallorca winds away from the main road through the mountains. It features 50 very tight hairpin…

11 May 2018

Review: Honda Jazz Sport vs Toyota Yaris Sport

The word sport in the automotive realm previously conjured up images of performance and nimble handling, but that all seems…

03 May 2018

First Drive: 2018 BMW i8 Roadster

When BMW unveiled its Vision Efficient Dynamics concept back in 2009, we assumed it would probably stay just that, a…