Reviews

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…

02 May 2018

Classic Review: 1972 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

There is plenty of chrome on the classic W116 S-Class, but it has nothing to do with Google. By Brenwin…

26 Apr 2018

Review: 2018 BMW M5 xDrive

When the original BMW M5, the ubiquitous E28, was launched in 1985, the industry sat up and took notice. Here…

23 Apr 2018

Bike Review: 2018 BMW G310R

The BMW G310R, at just R69k, serves a niche segment in the local motorbike market, writes Thomas Falkiner Here we…

20 Apr 2018

Review: 2018 Toyota Land Cruiser Prado 3.0D VX-L

When Toyota introduced the latest generation Land Cruiser Prado, it was impossible not to notice that it had grown in…

19 Apr 2018

First Drive: 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Allspace

Since the launch of the second generation Tiguan in 2016, Volkswagen has managed to attract hordes of potential buyers to…

16 Apr 2018

Review: 2018 Honda Civic Type-R

he new Honda Civic Type R handles like a sweet dream, writes Thomas Falkiner OMG! Look at all those silly…

12 Apr 2018

Review: 2018 VW Polo Vivo 1.6 Highline

We have driven some rather nice machines in the past 12 months, from luxury SUVs to exotic supercars. They all…