Range Rover Sport has gained new technology, personalisation options and a new engine variant in the form of a 3.0-litre supercharged V6 petrol engine. Possibly the most aspirational vehicle on sale today, the Range Rover Sport has gained new technology, personalisation options and a new engine variant in the form of a 3.0-litre supercharged V6 […]
Â Come to think of it this is without a doubt the most modern feature you’ll find on the antiquated but no less endearing and plucky Jimny 4×4. A perennial favourite amongst 4×4 enthusiasts and adventure seeking singletons alike, the Suzuki Jimny, which is as rooted in the past as the Land Rover Defender, has been […]
Â Volkswagen SA has introduced a 1.0-litre TSI BlueMotion model (the first to feature TSI petrol technology) as well as a 1.4 TDI engine to the Polo range. Volkswagen has updated the local Polo range with the introduction of 1.0-litre TSI BlueMotion model (the first BlueMotion to feature TSI petrol technology) as well as a […]
Opel has added the Corsa Sport to the local Corsa range featuring a 1.4-litre turbo engine, additional OPC Line exterior trimmings and new model-specific interior features Opel South Africa is keen to keep the momentum with regards to their new product offensive with the introduction of a new Corsa derivative, called the Corsa Sport. A […]
With international demand for the Fiat 500L best described as weak, and with only 1 unit sold locally last month, Fiat, at least in South Africa will be hoping that the newly introduced 500X be an expected sales success.
The formula for the 500X is simple, and for the diehard original Fiat 500 enthusiast perhaps disappointing, as the history of the 500 is built upon, or eroded, depending on your standpoint.
Like the 500, which when launched, had its sights set firmly on the MINI Cooper hatch, the 500X is again after its retro counterpart albeit in Countryman form this time.
â€œThe first Mercedes was a racing car and its most recent successor carries this heritage forward with the new Mercedes-AMG GT.â€
That’s the first sentence of the press release for the new Mercedes-AMG GT and a bold statement by Mercedes-Benz indeed.
Following in the footsteps of Thors Hammer, the SLS AMG, the AMG GT is the second vehicle to be developed entirely in-house by Mercedes-AMG. It joins the AMG line-up which now features a lineup of no less than 35 vehicles, hinting at the massive demand around the world for Merc’s luxurious performance arm.
Electric Vehicles and Plug-In Electric Vehicles are comparitively very expensive to purchase.Â And if you’reÂ asking yourself what new car/engine is the right one for you if you’re concerned about the planet, the answer might surprise you. There is a worryingly one-dimensional view that if you want to save the world’s precious oil reserves and also our […]
The performance hatch from Ford has been updated, with subtle front and rear visual changes, enhanced driving dynamics, advanced technology. New chassis control technologies include industry-first Enhanced Transitional Stability system; combined with re-tuned suspension and steering to help deliver a driving experience that is even more responsive, balanced and refined Sporty and aggressive new styling; […]
Hydrogen fuel cell saloon sets record driving range for any zero-emissions car on the market ]While it certainly won’t win any design awards, the Toyota Mirai, the world’s first mass-produced hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicle, has laid claim to another first – the only zero-emissions electric vehicle to exceed 480km range on one fill. Instead […]
The evergreen Honda CR-V SUV will be bolstered by the brand new HR-V compact SUV. New urban crossover links innovative design to practical versatility Spacious interior equipped with Magic Seats for ultimate flexibility Comprehensive standard features across two-model range Choice of 1,5-litre (R299 900) and 1,8-litre (R354 900) petrol engines both with CVT gearboxes To […]
Kiaâ€™s flagship SUV has been completely overhauled, further cementing it as the class leader in the full-sized â€˜value for moneyâ€™ SUV market. Sporting a completely new design, updated engine offerings and loaded with kit, the Kia Sorento is sure to become even popular in the hotly contested sport utility segment.
Although now sleeker looking, and arguably better looking than the model it replaces, the new Sorento is now 95mm longer and 5mm wider, measuring 4.78m and 1.89m respectively. It is slightly shorter too with a 15mm reduction in height, yet promises increased headroom for passengers.
Kia has shown off it’s new Cee’d model, known in South Africa as the Cerato – an important model in the local Kia line-up. Without a doubt one of the best looking, value-for-money brands on the market, Kia has experienced unprecedented growth around the world, particularly in Europe. The Power to Surprise has never rung […]
This is the all-new Audi A4, due in 2016. Your eyes are not misleading you this is indeed the new Audi A4, and if were expecting fireworks and fanfare with the volume seller in the Audi range, then best look away now, because yes, it is slightly underwhelming. It does look like more baby A8 […]
All-new Chevrolet Cruze. Chevrolet’s best selling global car receives a full make-over with new engine tech and an impressive list of features such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Chevrolet has released details of the all-new Cruze compact sedan, with a local introduction set for 2016. Larger, lighter and featuring new direct injection turbo engine […]
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The Astra is the marques best-selling model and this model is all new, due for international release at the Frankfurt International Motor Show in September this year. Of the German motor manufactures Opel undoubtedly represents the best value for money, attracting a buyer with his feet more firmly planted in the street as opposed to […]
While in South Africa we might only just be settling into the new looking Kia Picanto, new images and details have emerged of a new round of updates to Kiaâ€™s diminutive compact hatch contender. Just in time for its reveal at the Geneva Motor Show. 2015 Picanto features revised front and rear bumpers, but the […]
Nissan Qashqai Range Expands: Averaging an impressive 300 units per month and a contender in the prestigious South African Car of the year and World Car of the Year competitions, Nissan South Africa has expanded the local Qashqai offering with two new editions to the line-up: A 1.2T automatic and 1.6T Acenta which now becomes […]
While radio control are surely every little boys (and men) dream Christmas present, these awesome R/C drift cars take the dream to a whole new level. Most of us will never have the space and the skill to successfully drift a car in real life, but this video gives us hope that it can be […]
If youâ€™re a fan of the upcoming Jeep Renegade â€“ Jeeps smallest and most affordable 4×4 in the range â€“ then you will definitely be a fan of this. Itâ€™s a special edition of the Renegade called the Hard Steel. And it comes with adorable matching trailer. Due to be unveiled at the Geneva Motor […]
While you might have a special connection with your local mechanic, picturing him/her has a zombie might be particularly off-putting. Never-the-less Audi reckons that what he/she might just be with their new advert, titled Mechanics. Worth watching, for the laugh alone, the new Audi zombie advert shows, hungry, crazed zombie mechanics falling over themselves to […]
New South African Land Speed Record: If youâ€™re which illustrious manufacturer holds the record for the fastest production car land speed record, then wonder no more. Jaguar has broken the 13 year old record with a production spec F-Type R CoupÃ©. In the hands of Dawie Olivier, National Aftersales Manager at Jaguar Land Rover and […]
Widely considered the hottest of hot-hatches, the Renaultâ€™s dedicated performance arm Renault Sport, has introduced the new Renault Sport MÃ©gane RS 265 LUX 2.0 Turbo. With many local industry awards under its belt, including â€œHot Hatch of the Year 2011â€ and by CAR Magazine and â€œ2012 Best Buys – Hot Hatchâ€ by TopCar Magazine, the […]
Weâ€™ve seen it time and time again. Guy goes to car event. Guy gets inspired at said car event. Guy leaves car event very inspired and crashes car horribly. This video is no different, except the car in question is lovely new BMW M4. Weâ€™d prefer it be an old Civic or GTi or something. […]