Reviews

19 Apr 2017

First Drive: 2017 Toyota 86

Akio Toyoda must have revisited his childhood collection of Dr Seuss books before taking the position as president of Toyota…

17 Apr 2017

Review: 2017 Aston Martin DB11

It’s astonishing to think that the Aston Martin DB9 existed for more than 14 years. Actually, since it was first…

13 Apr 2017

Review: 2017 Mazda MX-5 RF

When you have the World Car of the Year trophy in your cabinet, you can be sure that you have…

10 Apr 2017

Review: 2017 Audi Q2 1.4 TFSI

Most Audis look the same these days. The new R8 looks like the old R8. The old A4 looks like…

06 Apr 2017

Review: 2017 Ford Everest 2.2 XLT

Ford is quite rightly being lambasted at the moment over its handling of the Kuga fires issue. Recently, it also…

03 Apr 2017

Review: 2017 Jaguar XJ L 5.0 V8 Supercharged Autobiography

The sun crests the horizon and an explosion of white light fires through the windscreen, causing the blood in my…

31 Mar 2017

Review: 2017 Hyundai Creta 1.6 Executive Diesel

The adage that variety is the spice of life continues to ring true in the automotive world, particularly in the…

23 Mar 2017

Review: 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander 2.4 GLS

When Mitsubishi launched its Outlander in 2001 it entered a market with far less competitors than today. Many saw it…

13 Mar 2017

Review: 2017 Volvo S90 T6 AWD Inscription Geartronic

My inner middle-aged man has of late been beaming from the comfortable confines of his wingback armchair. Last week he…

10 Mar 2017

Review: 2017 Volkswagen Up! Move Up

Downsizing has become the rule rather than the exception, particularly in the middle segments of the market where many people…

06 Mar 2017

Review: 2017 Volkswagen Passat 2.0 TDI

I know a lot of people who apparently enjoy driving hardcore cars on an everyday basis. And when I mean…

03 Mar 2017

Review: 2017 Porsche Panamera Turbo

If you only have a few days with the Porsche Panamera Turbo where do you go? Krugersdorp, of course. I…

27 Feb 2017

Review: 2017 Nissan GT-R

The Nissan GT-R: the everyday Japanese supercar that’s been a thorn in the sides of Porsche, Audi and Ferrari since…

21 Feb 2017

Review: 2016 Renault Kwid Dynamique

The Renault Kwid may be cheap but it’s very, very nasty. By Thomas Falkiner I once learnt a good life lesson.…

17 Feb 2017

Review: 2017 Jaguar F-Pace 35T S

There are sport utility vehicles (SUVs) and there are sport utility vehicles. I say this because utility is one thing,…

16 Feb 2017

First Drive: 2017 Maserati Levante Diesel

The sports utility vehicle (SUV) is taking over and it’s taking no prisoners. The days when the traditional three-box sedan…

06 Feb 2017

Review: 2016 Honda Civic 1.5T Executive

Hunter S Thompson once drove a car he called the ‘Great Red Shark’ through the desert. And over the December…

02 Feb 2017

Review: 2017 Audi A3 Sedan 2.0 TDI S-Tronic

The Audi A3 range was given a midlife surgical sculpturing at the end of 2016 to bring it much closer…