Reviews

06 Nov 2017

Classic Review: 1991 Porsche 964 Turbo

What would you do if you rocked up at the Porsche Museum one fine Stuttgart morning to find a rare…

02 Nov 2017

First Drive: 2018 Nissan X-Trail

Nissan SA has launched the updated version of its X-Trail sport utility vehicle to remain relevant and attractive. First launched…

01 Nov 2017

First Drive: 2018 Mercedes-Benz X-Class

Dare we say, the Mercedes-Benz X-Class could be the most anticipated vehicle of 2018. The product embodies two things that…

26 Oct 2017

First Drive: 2017 Range Rover Velar

If you are a scholar of Latin then you will know that the verb velare means to hide or conceal.…

26 Oct 2017

First Drive: 2017 Mahindra Pik-Up

Drive around any rural area and it will not be long before you see a Mahindra bakkie. Known for their…

25 Oct 2017

First Drive: 2017 BMW M4 CS

With South Africa ranked the third-biggest market in the world for BMW’s M products, it was only a matter of…

23 Oct 2017

Review: 2017 Kia Picanto 1.2 Smart

The new Kia Picanto has loads of sex appeal, features and performance — enough to seriously trouble the Volkswagen Up.…

19 Oct 2017

First Drive: 2017 Volvo S90 T6 R-Design

Olifantskop Pass is the one of the last punctuation marks in the journey from Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth on the…

18 Oct 2017

First Drive: 2018 BMW X3

Slicing through the folds of the Sintra mountains, just 30km outside Lisbon in Portugal, it’s hard not to be distracted…

16 Oct 2017

First Drive: 2017 Porsche 991.2 GT3

It’s a Tuesday morning and I’m buckling myself into a low-slung supercar. Kenny Loggins’s Danger Zone is playing softly over…

12 Oct 2017

Review: 2017 Subaru XV 2.0i-S ES CVT

When we drove the first generation of the Subaru XV, we were less than impressed. The engine was less starry…

11 Oct 2017

First Drive: 2017 Mini Countryman Diesel

Diesel is a dirty word. Not so much in the context of South Africa perhaps, where our vehicles’ pollution standards…

09 Oct 2017

Review: 2017 Subaru Impreza 2.0i-S

Thomas Falkiner answers your most pressing questions about the all-new Subaru Impreza Oh boy — a new Subaru Impreza! It…

05 Oct 2017

Review: 2017 Mitsubishi Sport 4×4

The ladder-on-frame SUV segment is a lucrative one for any manufacturer that also plays in yet another money spinning segment,…

04 Oct 2017

First Drive: 2017 Rolls-Royce Phantom

There’s a German car company that uses the slogan "the best or nothing." Some marketing person is very proud of…

28 Sep 2017

First Drive: 2017 Ford Kuga

I never had the opportunity to drive the outgoing Ford Kuga, but if it was anything as good as the…

28 Sep 2017

Review: 2017 Fiat Tipo 1.6 Easy automatic

Earlier this month, Matt Prior, a motoring hack with Autocar in the UK, tweeted: "Which hire company has bought all…

21 Sep 2017

Review: 2017 BMW 330e

The electric car revolution is coming, but whether SA is ready to embrace it or not is another matter. Various…